Association of Equipment Manufacturers

Advocacy & Legislation

AEM Calls on Policymakers to Tackle
Agriculture’s Needs for Mobile Broadband

To expand use of innovative Machine 2 Machine (M2M) technology, AEM is urging federal policymakers to take coverage of cropland into consideration when allocating funds for support of mobile broadband services in rural areas.

Advocacy & Legislation

AEM: Congress Must
Break Its Habit
of Short-Term Fixes

AEM President Dennis Slater issued this statement following the House’s vote on Wednesday to pass a short-term continuing resolution (C.R.) to fund the government through early December, and extend authorization of the Export-Import Bank for six months.

Advocacy & Legislation

AEM’s I Make America
Harley Tour Tops
10,000 New Supporters

AEM’s I Make America Harley Tour enters its final month with more than 10,000 new supporters since the tour’s launch at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2014 in March.

I Make America

Highway Trust Fund Runs Out In:

I Make America

Getting to Know Your Representatives

Rep. Rodney Davis

Illinois Rep. Rodney Davis has quickly established himself as an important advocate for pro-manufacturing policies during his first term in Congress. As a member of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure and the House Committee on Agriculture, Davis is a rising figure in Washington who is well-positioned to shape issues of importance to equipment manufacturers of all types - bringing a valuable perspective that combines a fresh outlook, energy and experience.

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I Make America

Dedicated to furthering the interests of our member manufacturing companies by advocating for policies that strengthen our industry and economic vitality.

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  • October

    I Make America Harley Tour Stop
    Thursday, October 2 - Friday, October 3
    Morbark Inc. | Winn, Michigan, United States
    Schoof, Trisha

    AEM hosts ISO/TC 195 US TAG Meeting
    Monday, October 6
    Four Points Sheraton Chicago - O'Hare | Schiller Park, Illinois, United States
    Moss, Dan

    Compaction & Paving Machinery Tech Cmte (Joint w/PSCB & VSMA) Tuesday, October 7
    7:30a, Joint meeting with PSCB & VSMA | Four Points Sheraton O'Hare (Schiller Park), Illinois
    Burton, Nathan

    Portable & Stationary Crushing Bureau (PSCB) Tuesday, October 7
    7:30a, Joint meeting with CPMTC and VSMA | Four Points Sheraton O'Hare (Schiller Park), Illinois
    Burton, Nathan

    Vibrating Screen Manufacturers Bureau (VSMA) Tuesday, October 7
    7:30a, Joint meeting with CPMTC and PSCB | Four Points Sheraton O'Hare (Schiller Park), Illinois
    Burton, Nathan

    All October Events

  • November

    Customer Support Council Seminar Monday, November 3 - Wednesday, November 5
    Sheraton Music City | Nashville, Tennessee, United States
    Cervero, Al; Horner, Helen

    Contractors Pump Bureau - CPB Thursday, November 6
    (Venue to be determined) | Orlando, Florida
    Burton, Nathan

    AEM Annual Conference Wednesday, November 12 - Friday, November 14
    The Meritage Resort & Spa | Napa, California
    Cervero, Al

    AEM Annual Business Meeting
    Thursday, November 13
    The Meritage Resort & Spa | Napa, California
    Slater, Dennis; Sova, Wanda

    AG Sector Board Meeting
    Thursday, November 13
    The Meritage Resort & Spa | Napa, California
    O'Brien, Charlie; Sova, Wanda

    All November Events

Trade Shows

Benefits of AEM Trade Shows

AEM brings manufacturers and customers together to provide the best return on investment for all participants. AEM shows are by the industry, for the industry, reinvesting revenues to support industry causes.

December 15-18, 2014 Mumbai, India

bC India

AEM and Messe Munich International (organizer of bauma) have formed a strategic cooperative effort to organize the leading international construction machinery exhibition in India. The AEM-MMI partnership brings together manufacturers, customers and industry organizations to produce the most successful event possible for all industry stakeholders.

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March 17-19, 2015 Baltimore, MD USA

World of Asphalt

North America’s leading international exposition and education resource for the asphalt, pavement maintenance and traffic safety industries.

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March 17-19, 2015 Baltimore, MD USA

AGG1 Aggregates Academy & Expo

Focuses exclusively on the aggregate industry and is the industry’s leading exposition and education resource. AGG1 features in-depth, industry focused, educational programming.

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AEM Activities

AEM Hall of Fame

The AEM Hall of Fame recognizes outstanding industry leaders for their contributions which have helped the off-road equipment industry contribute to improved quality of life and economic productivity worldwide. Nominations are accepted year-round.

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AEM Supported Events


Every 18 months, key agriculture stakeholders from around the world come together at the Agrievolution Forum. The Forum brings together decision makers and influencers from agriculture equipment manufacturers, associations representing these manufacturers, government officials, academia and top level farmers.

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