Fastener Fair USA: The must-attend event 30 March 2023

Fastener Fair USA is back for its third edition after a four year hiatus, taking place at the Music City Center in Nashville, Tennessee, USA, from 16th – 17th May 2023. Organisers state that this year's event promises to be bigger and better, with new exhibitors, industry leading products, and a range of educational and networking opportunities.

Fastener Fair USA is an opportunity for members of the entire fastener supply chain to connect, network, and learn about the latest trends, products, and technologies in the industry. The event this year will feature nearly 200 exhibitors showcasing a wide range of products and services, including fasteners, adhesives, assembly tools, and more.

Visitors of this year’s Fastener Fair USA will have the opportunity to meet face-to-face with leading fastener manufacturers, distributors and suppliers. The latest products and technologies in the industry will be demonstrated, as well as the latest trends and emerging markets in the fastener industry. Attendees can also attend educational seminars and workshops present by industry experts.

One highlight of this year's Fastener Fair USA is the annual Fastening 101 Conference presented by the Fastener Training Institute, taking place on 15th May. This conference is designed to provide attendees with a comprehensive overview of the fastening industry, covering topics such as covers manufacturing processes, consensus standards, quality control, product and design fundamentals, and more.

Another exciting feature of the Fastener Fair USA is the opening night Networking Party happening on 16thMay, 17:30 at the Country Music Hall of Fame. This event provides attendees with the opportunity to network with peers, meet industry leaders, and make valuable connections. The opening night Networking Party will feature live music by Tommy O’Keeffe, an open bar, hors d’oeuvres, and private touring access to the museum exhibits.

"We are thrilled to be hosting the Fastener Fair USA again this year in vibrant Nashville, TN," said Bob Chiricosta, event director of Fastener Fair USA. "Our team has been working to ensure that this year's event is the best one yet. With new exhibitors, educational opportunities, and networking events, we are confident that attendees will leave with new knowledge, new connections, and new ideas."

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