April 24-26, 2018Donald E. Stephens Convention CenterRosemont, IL

The Powder Show is Back!

International Powder & Bulk Solids Conference & Exhibition — The Powder Show — is the leading event for professionals in powder and bulk solids technology in the Western Hemisphere. Since 1976, The Powder Show has brought the world's processing and bulk material handling community together to share ideas, deepen industry knowledge and explore the equipment and technologies that drive the industry. This April, The Powder Show will once again connect over 3,500 industry professionals and more than 350 leading suppliers for three days of unmatched industry immersion and innovative equipment.

Whether you're a new engineer who needs industry-specific training or an industry veteran looking to refresh your skills, the expert-led conference program provides the education you need to deepen your expertise and advance your career. With four focused tracks and a variety of session formats, you'll get in-depth, hands-on training you can't find anywhere else.

Explore the largest showcase of processing and bulk material handling suppliers, spanning industries such as food, chemicals, pharma, building materials, metals, and personal care products. Talk to product experts and see their equipment in action, make new connections at networking events, and attend free sessions on regulatory and safety issues, new products, and more.

Expert Speakers

Hours of In-Depth Conference Education

Hours of Free Expo Sessions


Processing Professionals

Who Attends This Event?

Leaders and decision makers involved with processing and bulk material handling technology, systems, and projects across major industries attend The Powder Show to talk to suppliers and stay up-to-date on industry developments and issues.

Top Attendee Companies at The Powder Show 2016

Archer Daniels Midland
Baxter Healthcare
Calgon Carbon

The Dow Chemical Co.
Hormel Foods
Mead Johnson Nutrition

Morton Salt
Procter & Gamble

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Venue Information

Donald E. Stephens Convention Center
5555 N. River Road
Rosemont (Chicago), IL 60018

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Tuesday & Wednesday – April 24–25, 2018 | 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Thursday – April 26, 2018 | 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

Tuesday – Thursday – April 24–26, 2018 | 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

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