17 / 18 November 2021

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November 2021

From 17-18 November 2021, the fastener and fixing community has come together at Fastener Fair CONNECT. The new digital event succeeded in connecting international attendees from various industrial sectors looking to source for the latest innovative products, equipment and services from fastening technology suppliers. In addition, the interactive networking event offered a platform for in-depth expert talks and knowledge transfer.

A total of 551 attendees from 47 countries took the opportunity to access the platform to meet suppliers, conduct business meetings and learn about the latest trends, policies and developments. A total of 163 exhibiting companies took advantage of the digital offering, presenting hundreds of product showcases to allow visitors to explore new products and services in more detail virtually.

In addition, Fastener Fair CONNECT featured a webinar programme with 7 sessions discussing the latest fastener and fixing technology trends and policies. The audience had the opportunity to listen to industry experts discussing the sector’s hot topics and interact with the speakers during the Q&A sessions. The webinars covered insights such as safety and security fasteners, complementary fastening & additive technologies, augmented reality, technical coating processes and European regulations for structural fixings.

“Fastener Fair CONNECT was launched with the intention to offer the global fastener and fixing industry the opportunity to get together, keep connected, conduct business, and learn from educational content to keep the momentum whilst waiting for the live events to resume” comments Liljana Goszdziewski, Portfolio Director of the European Fastener Fairs, on behalf of Mack-Brooks Exhibitions, organiser of Fastener Fair CONNECT. “We are now looking forward to meeting the industry face-to-face next year at Fastener Fair Italy in Milan and Fastener Fair Stuttgart in Germany in 2023.”

All the Fastener Fair CONNECT webinars are still available to view on demand via the platform until the end of the year.

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About Fastener Fair CONNECT
Fastener Fair CONNECT is the first online marketplace and digital business platform unifying Fastener Fair shows worldwide. The event digitally merged five relevant regional markets for the fastener and fixing industry, thanks to a collaboration between the international Fastener Fair events: Fastener Fair Stuttgart, Fastener Fair Italy, Fastener Fair Mexico, Fastener Fair USA and Fastener Fair India.


November 2021 – Fastener Fair CONNECT is a two-day online meeting place for business trade, networking and learning opportunities, calling all international fastener and fixing industry professionals next week from 17-18 November. Mack-Brooks Exhibitions Ltd, the organiser of the digital get-together, announced today the webinar programme, tailored to support industry professionals to improve their skill set, knowledge and competencies. Organised in cooperation with partners and industry experts, the sessions will cover the most recent trends, policy, and technological updates relevant to the fastener and fixing supply chain.

Webinar participation is available for free prior registration on the official event website With the digital participation, attendees from various industrial sectors will also be able to specify the latest innovative fastener and fixing products, equipment and technologies, browse innovations on the virtual showrooms, connect with potential and existing customers worldwide, and arrange business meetings directly on the platform.

The webinar programme includes live and Q&A sessions with essential debates and discussions on the latest industry topics. Hafren Fasteners will be opening the day with the first session, “Stamping out the impact of theft globally – a guide to security fasteners, screws, fixings and fasteners types, uses & more”, followed by “Invitation to Most Powerful Lock Bolt PLB v2”, presented by Nissei; AIMF – Italian Association of Metal Finishing – will stage the panel discussion “Surface Finishing of Fasteners Trends and Perspectives”. On the second day: Reyher will host “CONU: Innovative counter nut with self-locking effect”; oculavis GmbH will hold “Remote Age: our way into a new age”; Würth Additive Group, in cooperation with Markforged, will discuss “The Complimentary Technologies of Fasteners & Additive”; followed by ECAP – European Consortium of Anchors Producers – presenting “Eurocodes: the European reference design codes”.

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The Fastener Fair CONNECT exhibitors & products listing is available here

Fastener Fair Connect

Registration for Fastener Fair CONNECT – the digital event for the international fastener and fixing industry – is now live.

October 2021 – Fastener Fair CONNECT is a two-day online business trade, network and knowledge platform calling all international fastener and fixing industry professionals from 17-18 November 2021. Registration to attend the event is now available on the official show website. With the digital participation, attendees from various industrial sectors will be able to identify and connect with relevant technology suppliers, browse products and innovations on the virtual showrooms, and attend live sessions and webinars on current industry issues tailored to deepen the sector’s know-how and competencies.

“Fastener Fair CONNECT will provide attendees with a unique platform to specify the latest innovative products, equipment and technologies. Our matchmaking features will create new business potential by pairing participants with compatible profiles and interests. The event enables the industry to connect with potential and existing customers worldwide and arrange business meetings directly on the platform. In addition, Fastener Fair CONNECT will offer a webinar programme to discuss the challenges of the fastener supply chain and the most recent fastener and fixing industry trends”, states Liljana Goszdziewski, Portfolio Director of the European Fastener Fairs, at Mack-Brooks Exhibitions.

Exhibitors participating in the event are fastener and fixing systems, technologies and equipment suppliers, covering a wide range of products and services from the whole supply chain. Amongst them Dimac, provider of automated engineered inspection solutions and sorting equipment for fasteners and special parts; DÖRKEN Coatings offering high-quality surface protection, with innovative technologies in zinc flake coatings, galvanisation systems and KTL; HEICO, producer of customer-specific drawing related cold forges parts, mainly distributed to the automotive industry; IMANPACK, provider of a wide range of weighing, packaging and boxing systems for the hardware industry, small parts and kits; Rotor Clip, producer of tapered section retaining rings, spiral retaining rings, wave springs and self-compensating hose clamps; SACMA Group, manufacturer of multi-station cold forming machines for high precision metal components and fasteners.

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Further information on the Fastener Fair CONNECT webinar programme and speakers will be released in due course.

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