Welcome to MHI's 2020 Fall Meeting

Join us October 12-15, 2020. With the impact of COVID-19 our Annual Conference has turned into a digital event.

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2020 MHI Digital Fall Meeting

Due to the pandemic, we had to cancel the in-person event. In the spirit of our mission to deliver member value every day, we present to you our digital fall meeting.

By attending the 2020 MHI Digital Fall Meeting, you will learn the tools you need to help advance your company and the industry as a whole. This event will feature MHI Industry Group Meetings as well as two educational keynotes and a pre-event panel discussion on the U.S. Material Handling & Logistics Roadmap 3.0 Transformation Age: Shaping Your Future.

As an added member value, this digital event will be offered at no charge.

  • MHI Industry Group Meetings

    We will offer all MHI Industry Group meetings digitally.

  • Educational Keynotes & Panel Discussion

    We will have two educational keynotes and a pre-event panel discussion on the U.S. Material Handling & Logistics Roadmap 3.0: Transformation Age: Shaping Your Future.

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Schedule times are in Eastern Time (ET).

Roadmap 3.0 Panel: Transformation Age: Shaping Your Future
October 06, 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

Speakers: Brett Wood, CEO, Toyota Material Handling
Emmy Lou Burchette, President & CEO, Burchette & Associates
Melonee Wise, CEO, Fetch Robotics
Naras Eechambadi, CEO, Quaero
Thomas Boykin, Supply Chain Specialist Leader, Deloitte Consulting

By 2030, robotics and augmented reality will be in mainstream use for warehousing, manufacturing and distribution centers. A newly published MHI report, “The Transformation Age: Shaping Your Future” highlights these trends and other anticipated advances in smart technologies and digital decisioning tools, market influencers, global factors, workplace changes and new consumer expectations. In this session, hear from a panel of industry experts on how companies are preparing for these trends impacting the industry over the next 10 to 20 years.

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Building Your Brand as a Leader and a Company During Challenging Economic Times
October 12, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Speaker: Dorie Clark, Branding Expert and author of three books

Branding expert Dorie Clark will discuss how to cultivate a powerful professional reputation both as an individual leader and as a company. With the current global environment, now more than ever companies and professionals need to continue to reinvent themselves and ensure that others recognize their unique skills and abilities.

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Risks and Opportunities Ahead: Strategies and Scenarios
October 15, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Speaker: Jason Schenker, President of Prestige Economics and the Chairman of The Futurist Institute

COVID-19 has created wildly high uncertainty for the economy, the job market, housing, financial markets, the 2020 election, and national security. Join MHI Partner Jason Schenker for a fast-paced review of the current state of these risks and an essential deep dive into the outlook ahead for material handling equipment manufacturing, supply chains, e-commerce and automation.

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MHI Industry Group Meetings
MHI Industry Group and MHI Community meeting invitations will be sent directly to the members of those industry groups with call to digital meeting notifications by September 13th. Schedule times are in Eastern Time (ET).

Day Time Title Track(s) Description Speakers
10/6/2020 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Roadmap 3.0 Panel: Transformation Age: Shaping Your Future Education - Innovation/Technology, Education - Leadership, Keynote By 2030, robotics and augmented reality will be in mainstream use for warehousing, manufacturing and distribution centers. A newly published MHI report, “The Transformation Age: Shaping Your Future” highlights these trends and other anticipated advances in smart technologies and digital decisioning tools, market influencers, global factors, workplace changes and new consumer expectations. In this session, hear from a panel of industry experts on how companies are preparing for these trends impacting the industry over the next 10 to 20 years. Speakers: Brett Wood, CEO, Toyota Material Handling
Emmy Lou Burchette, President & CEO, Burchette & Associates
Melonee Wise, CEO, Fetch Robotics
Naras Eechambadi, CEO, Quaero
Thomas Boykin, Supply Chain Specialist Leader, Deloitte Consulting
10/12/2020 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Solutions Community Membership Industry Groups - Solutions Community Solutions Community Membership Meeting
10/12/2020 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM Rack Manufacturers Institute, Inc. (RMI) SAC Industry Groups - RMI Rack Manufacturers Institute Spec. Advisory Meeting (Closed)
10/12/2020 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Building Your Brand as a Leader and a Company During Challenging Economic Times Education - Leadership, Education - Talent, Keynote Branding expert Dorie Clark will discuss how to cultivate a powerful professional reputation both as an individual leader and as a company. With the current global environment, now more than ever companies and professionals need to continue to reinvent themselves and ensure that others recognize their unique skills and abilities. Speaker: Dorie Clark, Branding Expert and author of three books
10/12/2020 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM Overhead Update (CMAA, MMA, HMI) Industry Groups - CMAA, Industry Groups - HMI, Industry Groups - MMA Overhead Update (Closed)
10/12/2020 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM Ergonomic Assist Systems & Equipment (EASE) Membership Industry Groups - EASE Ergonomics Assist Systems and Equipment Membership Meeting
10/12/2020 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM Storage Rack Decking (RMI) Industry Groups - RMI Storage Rack Decking Meeting
10/12/2020 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Overhead Education (CMAA, MMA, HMI) Industry Groups - CMAA, Industry Groups - HMI, Industry Groups - MMA Overhead Update (Closed)
10/13/2020 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Hoist Manufacturers Institute (HMI) Membership Industry Groups - HMI Hoist Manufacturers Institute Membership Meeting
10/13/2020 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Protective Guarding Manufacturers Association (ProGMA) Engineering Industry Groups - ProGMA Protective Guarding Manufacturers Association Engineering Meeting
10/13/2020 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Robotics Group (TRG) Membership Industry Groups - TRG The Robotics Group Membership Meeting
10/13/2020 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM Storage Manufacturers Association (SMA) SAC Industry Groups - SMA Storage Manufacturers Association Spec. Advisory Committee Meeting
10/13/2020 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Conveyors and Sortation Systems (CSS) Membership Industry Groups - CSS Conveyors and Sortation Systems Membership Meeting
10/13/2020 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM Conveyor and Sortation Systems (CSS) Work Group Industry Groups - CSS Conveyors and Sortation Systems Workgroup
10/13/2020 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM Hoist Manufacturers Institute (HMI) Work Group Industry Groups - HMI Hoist Manufacturers Institute Workgroup (Closed)
10/13/2020 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM Lift Manufacturers Product Group (LIFT) Membership Industry Groups - LIFT Lift Manufacturers Membership Meeting
10/13/2020 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM Monorail Manufacturers Association, Inc. (MMA) Membership Industry Groups - MMA Monorail Manufacturers Association Membership Meeting
10/13/2020 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM Storage Manufacturers Association (SMA) Engineering Industry Groups - SMA Storage Manufacturer's Association Spec. Advisory Committee Meeting
10/13/2020 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM Institute of Caster and Wheel Manufacturers (ICWM) Membership Industry Groups - ICWM Institute of Casters and Wheel Manufacturers Membership Meeting
10/13/2020 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM Monorail Manufacturers Association, Inc. (MMA) Work Group Industry Groups - MMA Monorail Manufacturers Association Workgroup Meeting
10/13/2020 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM Institute of Caster and Wheel Manufacturers (ICWM) Work Group Industry Groups - ICWM Institute of Casters and Wheel Manufacturers Workgroup Meeting
10/14/2020 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Automated Storage/Retrieval Systems (ASRS) C/VLM Work Group Industry Groups - ASRS Automated Storage/Retrieval Systems Carousels/Vertical Lift Modules Workgroup
10/14/2020 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Electrification and Controls Manufacturers Association (ECMA) Membership Industry Groups - ECMA Electrification and Controls Manufacturers Membership Meeting
10/14/2020 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Loading Dock Equipment Manufacturers (LODEM) Membership Industry Groups - LODEM Loading Dock Equipment Manufacturers Association Membership Meeting
10/14/2020 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Protective Guarding Manufacturers Association (ProGMA) Membership Industry Groups - ProGMA Protective Guarding Manufacturers Association Membership Meeting
10/14/2020 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Automated Storage/Retrieval Systems (ASRS) FA Work Group Industry Groups - ASRS Automated Storage/Retrieval Systems Fixed Aisle Workgroup
10/14/2020 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM Electrification and Controls Manufacturers Association (ECMA) Work Group Industry Groups - ECMA Electrification and Controls Manufacturers Association Work Group Meeting
10/14/2020 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM Protective Guarding Manufacturers Association (ProGMA) Work Group Industry Groups - ProGMA Protective Guarding Manufacturers Association Work Group Meeting
10/14/2020 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM Automated Storage/Retrieval Systems (AS/RS) Membership Industry Groups - ASRS Automated Storage/Retrieval Systems Membership Meeting
10/14/2020 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM Crane Manufacturers Association of America (CMAA) Membership Industry Groups - CMAA Crane Manufacturers Association of America Membership Meeting (Closed)
10/14/2020 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM Rack Manufacturers Institute, Inc. (RMI) Engineering Industry Groups - RMI Rack Manufacturers Institute Engineering Meeting (Closed)
10/15/2020 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Mobile Automation Group (MAG) Membership Industry Groups - MAG Mobile Automation Group Membership Meeting
10/15/2020 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Rack Manufacturers Institute, Inc. (RMI) SAC Industry Groups - RMI Rack Manufacturers Institute Spec. Advisory Meeting (Closed)
10/15/2020 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Storage Manufacturers Association (SMA) Membership Industry Groups - SMA Storage Manufacturers Association Membership Meeting
10/15/2020 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Risks and Opportunities Ahead: Strategies and Scenarios Education - Leadership, Keynote COVID-19 has created wildly high uncertainty for the economy, the job market, housing, financial markets, the 2020 election, and national security. Join MHI Partner Jason Schenker for a fast-paced review of the current state of these risks and an essential deep dive into the outlook ahead for material handling equipment manufacturing, supply chains, e-commerce and automation. Speaker: Jason Schenker, President of Prestige Economics and the Chairman of The Futurist Institute
10/15/2020 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM MHI Communities Meeting (Mpro & YPN) Mpro Mpro & YPN Communities Networking & Education Meeting
10/15/2020 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM Rack Manufacturers Institute, Inc. (RMI) Membership Industry Groups - RMI Rack Manufacturers Institute Membership Meeting (Closed)

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