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SPS IPC Drives 2012

SPS IPC Drives 2012

The 2012 conference season is drawing to a close and the SPS IPC Drives event, Nov. 27-29, 2012, is getting bigger by the moment.

As of mid-September, the event has 388 international companies exhibiting at the Exhibition Centre in Nuremberg, Germany. Forty countries will be represented at the event, with Germany in the top spot; followed by Italy’s 73 companies and the China with 44. The event’s conference runs in parallel with the exhibition and offers 48 presentations, two keynote speeches, three tutorials and a trend session on “Sustainable Automation.” Other pavilions called “Joint Stands” include “AMA Center for sensors, measuring and testing Technologies”, “Open Source meets Industry” and “Wireless in Automation.” Last year’s event attracted 56,321 global visitors. 

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