Q: What is TUX?
It takes a community of educators, manufacturers, agencies, and industry partners to close the skills gap. tuX showcases successful solutions and best practices that help fill the worker pipeline, onboard and train new hires, upskill existing staff, and transfer institutional knowledge.
Q: Who should attend and why?
tuX is a valuable event for anyone responsible for upskilling the manufacturing workforce—or who wants to learn how. Attendees fill a variety of roles, from instructors and training managers to HR directors and CEOs. They come from community colleges, government agencies, professional organizations, and large and small manufacturers and include Tooling U-SME customers and users of our online training classes. Through presentations, workshops, and networking, attendees learn best practices and are able to collaborate with their peers on real-world solutions to closing the skills gap.
Q: How do I register?
Click Register in the navigation bar above.
Q: When and where is it located?
tuX will take place June 8-9, 2022 at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in downtown Pittsburgh. The event will be co-located with SME’s Smart Manufacturing Experience.
Q: How much does it cost?
The cost to attend is $750 per person and includes the conference and networking events.
Q: How do I make a reservation?
Click Hotel and Travel in the navigation above to reach our reservation site.
Q: Are meals provided?
Breakfast, lunch and dinner on Wednesday, as well as breakfast and lunch on Thursday, are included. All other expenses are the responsibility of the attendees. Spouses and significant others may attend Wednesday's social event for an extra fee to be added upon registering.
Q: Can I bring guests
The conference is for registered attendees only. If you bring a spouse or significant other, they may attend Wednesday night’s social event for an additional fee to be paid at the time of registration.
Q: What is the dress code?
The dress code for TUX is business casual.
Q: Who do I contact with questions?
If you have any further questions, please email us at