FASTENERS MEETALY 2015: Challenge the future 22 July 2015

UPIVEB (Italian Association of Fastener Manufacturers), in cooperation with the main sponsors – Banca Mediolanum SpA, Carlo Salvi SpA, Editoriale U.P.I.V.E.B. Srl, NOF Metal Coatings Group, Ori Martin SpA, Sacma SpA and Voestalpine AG – has launched FASTENERS MEETALY 2015: Challenge the future – the first World Congress fully dedicated to analysing the future of the fastener world.

FASTENER MEETALY 2015 is planned for 14th September 2015 in Milan, during EXPO 2015: The biggest universal exhibition in Italy from the 1st May until 31st October 2015.
For six months Milan is going to become a showcase where all countries will show the best of technologies created to give a real answer to the future. The event has been intentionally planned in this atmosphere, where Italy will be under the world’s spotlight to emphasise the concept of ‘Made in Italy’ and ‘Italian Talent’.
Challenge the future: New trends and possible impact on the fastener market
Several outstanding speakers of an international standing will alternate during the conference, giving their thoughts and opinions on not only the fastener industry, but also on topical themes that influence a variety of industries, such as the building industry and the automotive industry.
FASTENERS MEETALY will focus on key topics such as: What does the future hold for the fastener industry in a world that is quickly changing? What will the companies of the future be? And based on the theme of EXPO 2015, where will the increasing development of ‘vertical cities’ lead?
500 guests from all over the world will come together at the conference. Industries covered will include manufacturers, distributors and satellite activities from the fastener sector and the bolt sector, as well as the automotive industry and major public works industry.
Attendance to the conference is free of charge, but numbers will be restricted. To record your interest visit the pre-registration section of the FASTENERS MEETALY website. 

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