Machinery and Relevant Technology) seminars combine lecture and
technology demonstrations, live, on
the show floor before the show opens.
From the newest concepts in nesting,
edgebanding, and sanding, to Industry
4.0 implementation, the SMART! sessions provide an up-close opportunity
to learn from the technical experts at
the show. Space is limited to 25 registrants in each session so attendees are
encouraged to register early to ensure
Go to awfsfair.org to see the
Seminars-at-a-Glance schedule that
shows day and time for each seminar
in the categories of business management, culture and workforce, cabinet,
millwork and furniture, software and
technology, techniques and applications and teacher track.
The AWFS Visionary Awards presentation honoring the best new products of
the year will be Friday, July 19 at 9: 15
a.m. Attendees can see the Visionary
New Product and First Time Exhibitor
Product Showcase at the show.
The Fresh Wood student design
competition features special entries
designed by students. Fresh Wood 2019
will feature over 40 pieces of furniture
from the top high school and post-secondary woodworking students in North
America. The 2019 special theme is
“Sports and Games” and will feature
furniture related to either a sport or a
game. The 2019 “Best of Show” trophy
maker is Judson Beaumont of Straight
Line Designs Inc. This year the
“People’s Choice” ballots will be on-
AWFS Fair exhibit hall will be open from Wednesday to Saturday, July 17 to 20, in the Las
Vegas Convention Center. More than 600 companies will exhibit at the event.
AWFS Fair will feature all of the major woodworking technology providers. A showcase will
highlight Industry 4.0 and the future of manufacturing, artificial intelligence and robotics.