Manufacturing, distribution and supply chain professionals attend ProMat to get ideas and find answers. Attendees will see the latest equipment and systems and choose the best for their needs. They can also learn from leading industry experts during the ProMat Conference including keynote Steve Forbes.

As many as 800 of the industry's leading innovators will showcase their latest manufacturing, distribution and supply chain equipment and systems at ProMat 2013 held January 21-24 at Chicago's McCormick Place.

On Tuesday, January 22, Steve Forbes, chairman and editor-in-chief of Forbes Media, will present his keynote address, "Navigating the New Political Climate for Business Growth and Success." With the presidential inauguration occurring the day ProMat opens, Forbes will use this time to assess the impact of the newly-elected President and his administration on the future of the economy and business growth.

In addition to the keynote and 100 educational and networking sessions, attendees at ProMat will find solutions to:
• Streamline operations and improve visibility
• Maximize efficiency and flexibility
• Cut costs and increase profitability
• Speed time to market
• Reduce carbon footprint

Find complimentary registration, detailed exhibitor information, educational session details, show news and a customized My ProMat Show Planner at

ProMat 2013 is sponsored by the Material Handling Industry of America (MHIA).