SOUTH-TEC 2017 Showcases Advancements and Workplace Inclusion in Southeast Manufacturing

(GREENVILLE, S.C., Oct. 23, 2017) - SOUTH-TEC will take place Oct. 24-26 at the TD Convention Center in Greenville, South Carolina, and will focus on the region's manufacturing capability and opportunities. Produced by SME and AMT, the biennial event showcases the latest manufacturing technologies and provides access to industry experts sharing insights on fostering innovation, increasing productivity and improving profits.

The event brings leaders and expertise to the region and welcomes the inaugural Women in Automotive Southern Conference produced by Women in Manufacturing.

WHAT: Photo/video and interview opportunities for radio, TV and print media

    --  SOUTH-TEC Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony with Lt. Gov. Kevin Bryant
    --  Thousands of local and national manufacturers
    --  Robots, advanced 3D printers, computer-guided cutting and more
    --  Smart Manufacturing Hub
    --  Student Innovation Tour

WHEN: Oct. 24-26, 2017
Event Hours:
Tuesday and Wednesday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Thursday: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony: Tuesday, Oct. 24, 8:45 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.
Women in Manufacturing Media Roundtable: Tuesday, Oct. 24, 12 - 2 p.m.

WHERE: TD Convention Center
1 Exposition Dr.
Greenville, SC 29607

WHO: Lt. Gov. Kevin Bryant; Jeff Krause, CEO, SME; representatives from the South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance; business leaders; corporate executives; product design and research and development professionals; design engineers; manufacturing engineers and managers; software developers; investors; and entrepreneurs.

For more information about SOUTH-TEC, visit To register for the event, click here.

Media Contact:
Ashley Areeda

/PRNewswire-USNewswire -- Oct. 23, 2017/