MIA Connect

Community. Collaboration. Innovation. Virtually_


Siemens and Electro-Matic are excited to bring Manufacturing in America to you May 4th – 6th, 2021 with our live virtual MiA CONNECT event. We invite you to be a part of this event for the opportunity to hear product announcements, learn the newest technologies and see solutions from Siemens, Electro-Matic, and other partnering companies.

The Summit



Infinite Opportunities from Infinite Data

Join Siemens and innovation thought leaders at our annual Manufacturing in America Summit to discover “infinite opportunities from infinite data”. Experience thought-provoking presentations, a panel discussion, and best practice sharing with leading experts in manufacturing, economy, technology, and innovation.

Dr. Alan Beaulieu
ITR Economics


Moving Forward with Confidence

Alan will explore the risks and the opportunities stemming from the pandemic, government responses, consumer trends, market opportunities, and lagging sectors. He’ll also assess business demand for the rest of 2021 and into 2022 with a look at key leading indicators proven to signal cyclical turns in the economy and markets, and the issues that have an impact on your profitability.

Panel Discussion

Smarter Manufacturing in the Post-Pandemic Economy

The COVID-19 forced manufacturers to be more flexible in how they operate. How can manufacturers take what they have learned to advance smarter manufacturing across the country? Join Raj Batra, President of Siemens Digital Industries USA; Nigel Francis, CEO and Executive Director at LIFT, one of the founding Manufacturing USA institutes; and Harry Ng, Partner and shareholder at Kearney, a global consulting firm, as they discuss key topics, technology trends and industry shifts shaping the future of manufacturing, including opportunities to leverage digitalization and sustainability. Hear how these thought leaders bring the “Art of Possible” to reality driving manufacturers to see the benefits of connecting materials, processes and systems for the future of manufacturing.

Innovation Showcase



Multiple presentations sharing best practices and presentations from industry experts.

Brave Control Solutions
Fori Automation
Prism Systems
Tarus Products, Inc.
Technical Seminars


Technical Seminars: Technology Spotlights

17 LIVE presentations from Siemens and partners on the latest updates and innovations in automation, including: Rittal, EPLAN, Turck, Fortress, Yaskawa, Datalogic, and Robotunits.