In November 13–15, 2007, Rockwell Automation will host its annual Automation Fair in Chicago. It will be a free educational forum, featuring more than 100 exhibitors and 10,000 attendees from around world. This year’s event will showcase the latest ways manufacturers use industrial automation technology and services from Rockwell Automation and its partners to enable innovation.

Last year’s Automation Fair in Baltimore had 54 technical sessions, hands-on training labs and multiple manufacturing-industry presentations on key automation trends. The show also included more than 136 solution and product exhibits.

The show will also feature Manufacturing Perspectives, an all-day, global media forum in which issues and trends in manufacturing and automation are explored and discussed. This year’s topics and speakers will focus on how “Automation Enables Innovation.”

Online registration for this year’s Automation Fair opens July 15 at www.automationfair.comEC