Association of Equipment Manufacturers

Advocacy & Legislation

AEM Urges Withdrawal of ‘Ambush Election' Rule
by National Labor Relations Board

AEM is urging the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) to withdraw its so-called “ambush election” rule, which would dramatically shorten the time it takes to hold an election to determine if a group of employees joins a union.

Trade Shows

Pavilions Support Members
at International Exhibitions;
Next Up Is bC India

AEM-organized North American pavilions support members by taking the hassle out of exhibiting at international expositions. AEM currently has pavilions planned at three upcoming shows, including bC India, set for December 15-18, 2014 in Greater Noida/Delhi, India.

Advocacy & Legislation

AEM Represents Industry
at Equipment Dealer Fly-In
in Washington, D.C.

AEM represented equipment manufacturers at a joint legislative fly-in hosted by the Associated Equipment Distributors (AED) and the North American Equipment Dealers Association (NAEDA) on April 2-3, 2014 in Washington, D.C.

I Make America

Getting to Know Your Representatives

Adam Kinzinger (IL-16)

Representative Adam Kinzinger is a Republican representing Illinois’ 16th Congressional District. He is currently serving his second term in Congress. Rep. Kinzinger serves as the Deputy Republican Whip, and is a member of both the powerful Energy & Commerce Committee and the Foreign Affairs Committee. Kinzinger also continues to serve his country as a pilot in the Air National Guard.

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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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  • May

    Product Liability Seminar Thursday, May 1
    Hyatt Regency | Schaumburg, Illinois
    Burton, Nathan; Horner, Helen; Weber, Mike

    ISO/TC 96 Intl Working Group & Plenary Meetings
    Monday, May 5 - Saturday, May 10
    St Petersburg, Florida, United States
    Bernhard, William

    Regional Membership Session - Mahindra USA
    Thursday, May 8
    Houston, Texas
    Malek, Paul

    ISO/TC 195 & SC 1 Intl Working Group & Plenary Meetings
    Monday, May 12 - Friday, May 16
    Zhangjiajie, China
    Moss, Dan

    Environmental & Reduction Equipment Council Wednesday, May 14
    Radisson O'Hare | Chicago O'Hare Airport area, Illinois
    Burton, Nathan

    All May Events

  • June

    ISO/TC 127 Intl Working Group & Plenary Meetings
    Sunday, June 1 - Friday, June 6
    Pankonin, Mike

    TCC Fly-In
    Tuesday, June 10 - Wednesday, June 11
    Mayflower Hotel | Washington, District of Columbia, United States
    Yaksich, Nick

    Small Enterprise Group
    Tuesday, June 10 - Wednesday, June 11
    Washington, District of Columbia
    Russ, Alexander

    Contractors Pump Bureau - CPB Wednesday, June 11
    Chicago (O'Hare area)
    Burton, Nathan

    Intercontinental Statistics Committee Meeting
    Wednesday, June 11
    Prince Sakura Tower | Tokyo, Japan
    Carson, Debbie

    All June 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.

March 4-8, 2014 Las Vegas, NV, USA


The largest show in North America run by the industry. CONEXPO-CON/AGG is the international gathering place for the construction industries, showcasing the latest equipment, products, services and technologies.

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March 4-8, 2014 Las Vegas, NV, USA


The leading international exposition and technical conference devoted to power transmission and motion control through hydraulic, pneumatic, mechanical and electrical technologies.

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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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