February 28 - March 2, 2017 | George R. Brown Convention Center | Houston, Texas
HOUSTEX places you face-to-face with key decision-makers in several diverse industries in the Southwest.
Source for all statistics unless otherwise stated: HOUSTEX 2015 Registration Data
HOUSTEX attendees represent every level of the supply chain, from small contract manufacturers to large OEMs.
38% of the HOUSTEX audience has equipment budgets that exceed $200,000. These motivated buyers are looking for innovative solutions to solve specific manufacturing challenges.
|Owner/Company Mgmt./Corporate Executive||28%|
|Sales & Marketing||17%|
|Manufacturing Production Management||16%|
|Manufacturing Production Department||10%|
|Manufacturing Engineering Department||8%|
|Product Design and R&D||6%|
|Manufacturing Engineering Management||6%|
|Quality Assistance & Control/Control Engineering/Automation||5%|
|Oil & Gas/Petroleum||48%|
|Industrial & Commercial Machinery||8%|
HOUSTEX attendees evaluated the following technologies (multiple responses) and many more:
|Cutting Tools & Accessories||45%|
|Turning Machines, Lathes & Turning Centers||34%|
|3D Printing/Additive Manufacturing||30%|
|Automated Manufacturing & Assembly||28%|
|Controls, CAD/CAM Software||28%|
|Deburring & Edge Finishing||28%|
|Drilling & Tapping Machines||28%|
|Measurement Inspection & Test||27%|