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Attendee Profile

The HOUSTEX Attendee Profile is Your Exclusive Gateway to Key Southwest Industries

HOUSTEX places you face-to-face with key decision-makers in several diverse industries in the Southwest.

Company Size

Representatives from hard-to-reach job shops to major OEMs sought new products and technologies at HOUSTEX.


Qualified Audience

76%

of attendees influence the equipment purchase decisions for their companies.

HOUSTEX Attracts Buyers Ready to Invest in Technology

31%

of the HOUSTEX audience had equipment budgets that exceeded $200,000.


Meet First-Time Attendees

54%

of of the HOUSTEX audience were first-time attendees to the event. These are new prospects for your business.

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Attendee Job Functions

Owner/Company Management/Corporate Executive 18%
Manufacturing Engineering Department 8%
Manufacturing Production Management 11%
Manufacturing Production Department 6%
Sales & Marketing 20%
Manufacturing Engineering Management 6%
Design Engineer 6%
Quality Assurance & Control 3%
Educator/Instructor 2%
Purchasing 3%
Other 10%
Product Design & Development 4%
Control Engineering/Automation 2%
Information/IT System 1%

 

 

Attendees Primary Type of Business

Aircraft/Aerospace 5%
Industrial/Commercial Machinery 8%
Financial and Other Services 5%
Medical/Surgical/Pharmaceutical/Biotech 9%
Consulting/ Engineering 4%
Fabricated Metal/Stampings 4%
Automotive/Other Transportation 3%
Defense/Government/Military 1%
Plastic Products 2%
Services (Financial and Other) 3%
Academic Institution 2%
Electronics/Computers/Communications 2%
Research & Development 2%
Medical/Surgical/Pharmaceutical/Biotechnology/td> 2%
Oil & Gas/Petroleum 39%
Other Manufacturing 21%

 

Top 10 Trchnologies Evaluated
HOUSTEX attendees evaluated the following technologies (multiple responses) and many more:

3D Printing 38%
CNC Controls & Accessories 34%
Tooling 33%
Cutting Tools & Accessories 31%
Machining Centers 29%
Milling 30%
Measurement Inspection & Test 26%
Automated Manufacturing & Assembly 26%
Turning Machines Lathes & Turning Centers 25%
Metals 24%