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Automation Fair

November 16-17, 2022  |  Chicago, IL

This year's Automation Fair event in Chicago featured two days of hands-on labs, empowering keynote speakers, product & technology sessions, and industry-specific forums.

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Thank you for attending!

Thank you to our customers and supplier partners that made the trip to Chicago with us! We've compiled our event highlights, key product launches and solutions on display at this year's event. 


Event Highlights

This year’s Automation Fair event in Chicago was a mesmerizing experience!  The event featured the latest innovations in robotics, cybersecurity solutions, smart processes, and new products and solutions. Over 10,000 tech-savvy professionals, industrial automation experts, leaders, and students attended the event. 

The Show Floor had over 150 interactive exhibits showcasing new and improved products, comprehensive solutions, and engaging demonstrations, including a robotic dog. The sessions spanned from hands-on labs and interactive panel discussions to industry-focused forums and empowering keynote presentations.

Scroll on to experience the Automation Fair event with Kendall Electric. 


Eaton Bussmann showed how to save space and reduce panel impact with the revolutionary CCP with CUBEFuse. 

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nVent HOFFMAN presented on hygienic design
and food safety using
HyShed washdown enclosures. 

Hubbell Wiring Device-Kellems booth #127

Hubbell Wiring Device-Kellems demonstrated
how you can reduce installation time by 80% with the new Twist-Lock EdgeConnect series.


Hands-on Labs


Industry Forums


Technology Sessions


Interactive Exhibits

New Products and Releases announced at Automation Fair:

  • PowerFlex® 755TS Drive
  • Armor PowerFlex® Drive
  • ArmorKinetix™Distributed Servo Drive
  • 432ES GuardLink® to EtherNet/IP Adapter
  • OptixPanel™ Graphic Terminals
  • Stratix® 5200 Switch
  • Studio 5000 Logix Designer® Version 35
  • Managed Threat Detection Services
  • My Equipment Digital Services
  • PlantPAx® 5.20
  • Emulate3D 

Contact your Kendall Electric Account Manager for additional information. 

On Demand Sessions

Product and technology sessions are perhaps one of the most valuable perks of attending the Automation Fair event. Whether you missed one due to schedule conflict, or want to take a second look, these on-demand sessions can help. The sessions will be available for viewing for a limited time only. Catch up on some of the top product and technology sessions below. 

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Explore how having the right network security features in place can help to prevent unwanted downtime, and improve efficiency. 

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Enhance your business by accelerating time to value, improving productivity, and unleashing new manufacturing opportunities. 

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Having the right data at the
right time can make all the difference.
Learn to extract critical insights
to empower your business. 

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With changing production needs and machine information, smart devices are coming into focus. Uncover critical insights and improve performance! 

Learning+ Special Offer

Keep learning all year long

Now through the end of the year, Rockwell Automation is offering 25% off their Learning+ Training annual subscription. Learning+ gives users access to over 25 e-learning courses and scheduled virtual classroom sessions. Learn more about Learning+ Training and use promotion code 25%OFF before 12/29/22 to redeem your subscription at the discounted rate. 

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Thank you to our premier sponsors!

Eaton Bussmann logo
nVent Hoffman Logo
Hubbell Incorporated logo
Panduit logo
Mersen logo
Dialight logo
Brady Logo
Hammond Power Solutions
LinMot logo
Post Glover Resistors
Data-linc Group
Spectrum Controls an Allied Motion Company
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Save the date for Automation Fair 2023

November 6-9, 2023    |    Boston, Massachusetts