CONEXPO Latin AmericaCONEXPO Latin America 2019 is just a few weeks away, with many new features to attract a qualified audience and provide real value connecting exhibitors and attendees.

The event set for Oct. 2-5, 2019 in Santiago, Chile, and it offers a regional platform for industry stakeholders to conveniently access the advanced technologies that the CONEXPO brand represents. 

“AEM is committed to providing members and exhibitors with a CONEXPO-quality platform for showcasing their products and business solutions to the regional marketplace that best assists customers as the regional economy starts to improve, said Fred Vieira, CONEXPO Latin America show director and AEM director of international exhibitions and events.

CONEXPO Latin America 2019 announces a new live equipment demonstration area to complement the show’s exhibits of the latest construction and infrastructure-related equipment and product innovations from leading manufacturers and suppliers.

In addition to exhibitor demos, the area will feature some of the latest safety innovations with a 4D crane simulator and a tower crane in action as part of the crane safety activities from NCCCO, National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators.

A show highlight will be a hands-on virtual reality (VR) MEWP/aerial platform simulator as part of IPAF, International Powered Access Federation activities promoting safer use of mobile elevating work platforms – at the IPAF show stand # B4305.

More learning opportunities at the show include the Regional Congress on Asphalt Pavements from IRF, International Road Federation (IRF) focused on Latin America road and highway construction needs.

The co-located LatAm Economic Symposium will feature regional expert economists from the award-winning consulting firm Pezco Economics. The sessions will offer a macroeconomic outlook of selected economies and a closer look at the construction and infrastructure industries in Spanish-speaking markets. There will also be the opportunity for interactions between presenters and exhibitors with attendees.

“We are very excited to welcome these prestigious groups to CONEXPO Latin America 2019 to share their knowledge and expertise,” said Vieira. “These co-located educational and learning opportunities enhance the value of the show for all participants.”

AEM will have a prominent presence at the show, with its booth located in a prime area near the outdoor exhibits. The AEM booth will host the LatAm Economic Symposium sessions as well as promote AEM’s roster of leading industry trade shows, including the upcoming CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2020. All members in the region are invited to stop by.

In line with other major industry events, CONEXPO Latin America has moved to a three-year cycle. The 2019 trade show will again be co-located with building materials exhibition Expo Edifica (owned by the Chilean Construction Chamber), and it targets decision-makers and influencers from throughout Spanish-speaking Latin America.

For more information, visit

Subscribe to the AEM Industry Advisor for more AEM news and updates.