IMEC’s Manufacturing Matchmaking event is coming to this year’s expo!

IMEC - Illinois Manufacturing Excellence Center

October 12, 2015 · 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM · Elk Grove High School

Registration is Now Closed!

Elk Grove Village is partnering with the Illinois Manufacturing Excellence Center (IMEC) to bring one of the hottest manufacturing events in the Chicago region to this year's expo.

IMEC's Manufacturing Matchmaking is a networking event that's set up like speed-dating but geared towards manufacturers for an opportunity to casually meet with suppliers and end users — fast!

Benefits of participating include:

  • A fun way to meet with potential new customers and/or suppliers.
  • A fast, yet casual approach to securing new partnerships.
  • A chance to connect with people from all over the Chicago region and expand your network.

This event is for manufacturers only and industry codes will be verified.

By participating, you have the opportunity to support the growth of the manufacturing clusters throughout the region.

Be sure to make your first impression count and bring plenty of business cards. Don't miss out on this great opportunity!


  1. Register online.
  2. Receive an email with a list of registrants.
  3. Select and rank preferred matches online.
  4. During arrival, you'll receive an official matchmaking schedule.
  5. You'll then have 15 minutes for each meeting!