Plan to Attend

OMAC Technology Workshop and Annual Meeting
Monday, May 23
Chicago Marriott O’Hare

  • OMAC General Meeting: 11:00 am
  • OMAC Technology Workshop: 1:00 to 5:15 pm
  • Cocktail Reception: 5:15 -6:45 pm – co-sponsored by OMAC and The Automation Conference

OMAC, in partnership with The Automation Conference and Machine Technology Day 2016, is presenting a half-day workshop for automation and packaging professionals who want to learn more about implementing ISA standard TR88.00.02, also known as PackML. The half-day PackML Workshop is tailored to automation professionals, packaging end-users, OEMs, and other professionals seeking best practices in implementing PackML and potential applications in non-packaging related production.

OMAC’s Annual Meeting will precede the Workshop in the morning at the same location. Complimentary breakfast and lunch will be served. A cocktail reception will be held immediately after the OMAC Workshop. The Automation Conference, produced by Automation World and Packaging World, will follow on May 24-25 at the same location.

Attendees can choose to attend just one or both events. OMAC members receive a $100 discount to the Machine Technology Day/OMAC Technology Workshop and a $100 discount to The Automation Conference. Check your email or contact OMAC for the discount code. Registration for both events can be completed here: Register now. Separate registration for each event is required.

The full programs for the Machine Technology Day/OMAC workshop and The Automation Conference are in development. Additional information will be available soon. To learn more, please visit