Participant Information

You're Invited...

We would like to invite you to the 2018 Innovation Conference at the Nissan North America Plant in Canton, Mississippi. This is an annual event showcasing the latest technologies for improving quality and productivity within the automotive industry. There will be over 60 exhibitors displaying their products that illustrate emerging technologies that will provide you with a competitive edge. Last year over 1100 people attended the conference and gained valuable insight regarding innovative technologies to improve the quality of their products. In addition, there is a Demonstration Area where vendors can present more detailed information on selected products. New this year are break-out sessions. These sessions will cover several “Best Practice” topics of interest to engineers and technical professionals.


No registration is required for conference participants.


No cost for conference participants.

Technical Sessions

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List of Exhibitors

Please click here for the current list of exhibitors.

Conference Schedule

  • Tuesday April 25, 2018 8:00AM - 5:00PM
  • Wednesday April 26, 2018 8:00AM - 12:00AM

Demonstration Area Schedule


300 Nissan Drive Canton, MS 39046

Nissan USA Mississippi Automotive Manufacturers Association Mississippi State University CAVS Extension Manufacturing Entension Partnership Mississippi Development Authority
Hosted by
Innovation Conference Sponsers: Nissan, MAMA, MSU CAVS Extension, MMA MEP, Mississippi Economic Authority