Gear Expo and ASM Heat Treating Society Networking Reception

Tuesday, October 24th
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

At the end of the day, join your colleagues in the exhibit hall for a beverage and a chance to mingle. Free for all Gear Expo and education program attendees.

Taste of Columbus Reception

Wednesday, October 25th
7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Columbus’ North Market

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$75 for members, $95 for non-members

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The Event

Gear Expo attendees and exhibitors are invited to a night of networking, food, drinks, and entertainment at Columbus’ North Market. Come unwind post show with colleagues, friends and new acquaintances.

The Venue

North Market is Central Ohio’s oldest operating public market, home to dozens of unique, independent merchants and farmers. The market, serving over one million guests each year strives to provide an authentic Columbus experience, highlighting the diversity and vibrancy of the community.

Learn More about North Market.

The Food & Drinks

There will be over a dozen vendors lined up to serve you as you stroll through the 100-year-old historic market. Some participating food artisans include: The Fish Guys, Little Eater, Jeni’s Spledid Ice Cream and A Taste of Belgium.

In addition to the magnificent food, Watershed Distillery and Middle West Spirits will have bourbon tastings to enjoy while enjoying fresh-rolled cigars at the cigar rolling station.

The Entertainment

Enjoy entertainment provided by Lieutenant Dan’s New Legs, a very popular band from Columbus that will be sure to have the crowd on their feet.


Event Sponsor

ASM Sponsoring Company


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Solutions Center Presentations

Tuesday, October 24, 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
Wednesday, October 25, 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
Thursday, October 26, 9:30 am – 3:00 pm

Free education sessions right on the show floor give you a preview of some of the more fascinating innovations coming out in the drive technology industry. These sessions can help you solve your manufacturing predicaments and can provide you with an ROI that will more than pay for your trip. Free for all Gear Expo and education program attendees.