FAQs

FAQs

When and where will the A3 Business Forum be held in 2019?
The A3 Business Forum will be held January 14-16, 2019 at the Hilton Orlando Bonnett Creek in Orlando, Florida.

Hilton Orlando Bonnett Creek
14100 Bonnett Creek Drive
Orlando, Florida 32821 USA

What is the A3 Business Forum?
The A3 Business Forum is a three day networking event for robotics, vision & imaging, motion control, and motors professionals. Attendees will partake in general sessions looking at the economy and economic trends for the industry, learn to overcome obstacles, and inspire yourself and your team as we enter into a New Year. Day two of the Forum allows attendees to split into smaller groups with sessions specifically related to robotics, vision & imaging, and motion control & motors.
Who should attend the A3 Business Forum?
Attendees at the A3 Business Forum are leaders in the automation industry. They are from a broad range of companies including automation manufacturers, integrators, suppliers, and end users.
Who is registered to attend the A3 Business Forum this year?
To see a list of currently registered attendees, please email us. This list is only provided to current registrants. Looking for a specific person or company? The attendee list is automatically loaded in alphabetical order by last name. You can also rearrange the way the list is shown by clicking on the hyperlinked column header.
How do I register for the event?
To register for the A3 Business Forum, please click here or contact Leah Firsch or +1 (734) 994-6088.
What is included in the conference fee?
The conference fee gives you access to all conference sessions, the Monday evening Welcome Reception, Tuesday breakfast and lunch, Networking Party & Dinner, and Wednesday breakfast .
How to I book my hotel reservation?
To book your hotel, please click here.
How do I cancel my registration?
To cancel a registration, please contact Leah Firsch or +1 (734) 994-6088. Paid registrants may cancel until Monday, December 3, 2018 without charge. After that date, a $100 cancellation fee applies. No refunds will be given for cancellations received after Monday, December 31, 2018. Attendance substitutions are permitted at any time without penalty.
I am not a member of AIA, MCMA or RIA. Can I still attend the Business Forum?
The A3 Business Forum is a members only event. If you are interested at looking into the membership options for one of our associations, please visit our association websites for more information: Robotic Industries Association, AIA – vision + imaging, Motion Control and Motors Association.
Are sponsorships available?
Yes! To download our current sponsorship packet, please click here. For information on available sponsorship options and exclusive opportunities, please contact Jim Hamilton or +1 (734) 994-6088.
What is the dress code/what should I pack?
During the A3 Business Forum, business casual is acceptable. The Tuesday Night Networking Party is casual and jeans are appropriate if you choose. That party is sports themed, so we recommend wearing a shirt representing your favorite team.
How do I receive a press pass?
Please email Bob Doyle, Vice President – RIA & A3 Mexico, to inquire about a press pass to the event.
How will I receive my badge?
Badges will be available for pick-up onsite. Please show a copy of your registration confirmation (either printed or on your device) to check-in and print your badge.
What happens if I forget my badge?
We understand things can get forgotten. Should you forget your badge, please go to the Registration Desk to have your badge reprinted.
I love to share what I’m doing with friends and colleagues. Is there a social media tag for Twitter/Facebook/LinkedIn?
Join the conversation with us on Twitter using #a3forum and @a3automate!
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