The Heart of Manufacturing
Where the art of invention creates industry transformation.
It’s not enough to be good; in manufacturing you have to be great. Galvanize your business at HOUSTEX, where the leaders of Southwest manufacturing converge to explore, evaluate, connect and succeed. Find the suppliers and solutions required to drive innovation and industry transformation. Meet the people, touch the technology and learn about ground-breaking techniques that prepare your company for the future. Attend complimentary keynotes and education to discover the latest industry and technology trends. Make HOUSTEX a vital part of your business plan.
From hands-on demonstrations to thought-provoking special events, HOUSTEX is at “The Heart of Manufacturing.”
Find the technologies you didn’t know you needed to create the products you never knew you could at HOUSTEX 2019. As an industry-leading Southwest manufacturing event, HOUSTEX attracts suppliers, distributors and machinery builders from throughout North America. With aisle after aisle of exhibitors and products to investigate, you’re sure to find technologies that can transform your business and industry. HOUSTEX is the premier manufacturing event in Texas.
Make HOUSTEX the Foundation of Your Business Success!
HOUSTEX is an opportunity as big as the Texas sky. Everything about HOUSTEX is big. From the venue, to the location, to the opportunity. When you exhibit at HOUSTEX you can expect big things to happen.
Your Exclusive Gateway to Key Southwest Industries
HOUSTEX places you face-to-face with key decision-makers in several diverse industries in the Southwest.
HOUSTEX attendees represent every level of the supply chain, from small contract manufacturers to large OEMs.
Reach the Purchasing Authority
76% of HOUSTEX attendees influence equipment purchase decisions in their companies. Meet face-to-face with purchase approvers and recommenders to discuss their technology needs.
With Substantial Purchasing Power
38% of the HOUSTEX audience has equipment budgets that exceed $200,000. These motivated buyers are looking for innovative solutions to solve specific manufacturing challenges.
Manufacturing has long been central to global economies and prosperity, creating value and opportunity for communities, workers and their families. It is absolutely vital.
And, SME has been supporting the manufacturing industry for the last 85 years. Working closely with manufacturing professionals, companies, educators, schools and communities, we share knowledge and resources that generate solutions to manufacturing industry challenges.
* This event is held every 2 years.