Chapter 19 Events

Next SME Tour: ConMed

Wed 10/16/19  

SME will join ISM (Institute for Supply Management) to tour the global headquarters of ConMed Corporation, Utica, NY. ConMed was founded in 1970 by Utica native Gene Corasanti. The first product was the disposable ECG monitoring electrode—timed to meet the growing demand for disposable products. Since then, the company has become an international leader in manufacturing surgical and patient monitoring devices. Markets include Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, General Surgery, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Laparoscopy, Cardiology, and Critical Care.  

On the tour we will learn how Advanced Engineering is contributing to ConMed’s growth. 

Date          Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Time         4:30pm   

Location        525 French Road, Utica, NY 13502. Park in any available spot and meet in the lobby of the main entrance.

PPE               Safety glasses. If you don’t have any, ConMed will supply them. Also, closed-toed shoes appropriate for industrial environment are required. 

Cost               $10 for non-members. Payment required when you RSVP

Dinner           A cash bar and catered dinner will follow at ConMed. Cost is $25 (students $12.50). Payment for dinner is required when you RSVP.

RSVP (tour and dinner) between 9/23 and 10/11 to Mandy @ 315-432-8905 or