2024 Annual Meeting

Waldorf Astoria Orlando

March 1 – 5  |  Walt Disney Resort

Unique, member-only community, no vendors or consultants, featuring CEMA’s Annual Walk-Run and Golf Tournament, Keynote Speaker Economist Alex Chausovsky, and Industry Statistics Updates.
  • Network face-to-face and build relationships within the industry.
  • Gain business insights and learn more about issues impacting the sector.
  • Peer-to-peer roundtable discussions, driven by attendees’ interests and issues.


SAVE THE DATE FOR 2025: March 28 – April 1   |   Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort & Spa, Texas



2024 Summer Engineering Conference

The Naples Grande Beach Resort

June 9-12     Naples, FL

This meeting provides opportunities for engineering representatives from member companies to develop and update CEMA engineering documents and standards while building relationships and strengthening the industry.

All committees meet, with general sessions as well as breakout meetings for special projects.

SAVE THE DATE FOR 2025: June 8 – 11
Naples Grande Beach Resort, Florida
collage of photos from O'Hare Hilton Chicago

2024 Fall Meeting
O’Hare Hilton

September 17-18  |  Chicago, Illinois


In addition to a General Membership Meeting, the following sections and committees will meet: 

  • Sections:  Conveyor Chain & Sprocket; Bulk Handling; Unit Handling; Screw Conveyor & Bucket Elevator
  • Committees:  Government Affairs; Meetings; Membership/Marketing; Idler; Pulley; Ad Hoc Systems Integrators, Ad Hoc Young Professionals

SAVE THE DATE FOR 2025: September 16-17
Hyatt Regency DFW, DFW Airport, Texas
male hand on laptop with text on CEMA engineering conference Nov 4-5 2024

2024 Fall Engineering Conference


November 4-5  |  Microsoft Teams

This virtual meeting allows for follow-up and/or completion of CEMA projects, standards development, etc., initiated or under development during the Summer Conference, as well as planning for future projects.  The following committees meet:

  • Committees: Belt Book Updates (FKA Bulk Belt Systems/Emerging Technologies); Bulk Conveyor Accessories; Bucket Elevators & Screw Conveyors; Conveyor Controls; Rollers & Pulleys; and the Unit Handling and Bulk Handling Safety Committees.
  • Sections: Unit Handling, and Bulk Handling,

SAVE THE DATE FOR 2025: November 3-4