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Make UK National Manufacturing Conference 2020

25 February, 2020
Location: QEII Centre in London
We’re bringing together over 800 business leaders and thought leaders along with key policy makers for an unmissable day of analysis, debate and inspiration.

Whether it’s identifying new trading opportunities, optimising your workforce or unlocking new ways to expand your business, the National Manufacturing Conference will help you navigate the highly changeable and evolving business environment.

– Take part in significant, organised networking activities to help you generate business leads and discuss the day’s topics with your fellow delegates, speakers and experts

– Join workshops that will help you identify and take advantage of opportunities to grow your business and make money.

– Relax and enjoy an extended post-conference reception

Last year sold out so book now to avoid disappointment.

To find out more and to register, visit: Make UK National Manufacturing Conference 2020

IoT Tech Expo Global

17 March, 2020
Location: Olympia, London
The world-leading IoT Conference Series; the IoT Tech Expo Global will return to Olympia London for the fifth time on the 17-18 March 2020 to bring together key industries for two days of top-level content and discussion.

Exploring the latest innovations within IoT and covering the impact it has on many industries including Manufacturing, Transport, Supply Chain, Insurance, Logistics, Government, Energy and Automotive, this conference is not to be missed.

For more information and to register, visit: IoT Tech Expo Global

World Advanced Materials Summit & Expo

31 March - 01 April, 2020
Location: Manchester Central Convention Complex, UK
A combined conference & trade exhibition, WAMSE will showcase leading technologies, solutions & research, and how they can be applied to the advanced manufacturing industry.

The World Advanced Materials Summit is the UK’s leading conference gathering of senior level executives from government, business, academia & industry associations keen to share their experiences and to look at best practices for use of innovative materials in the UK manufacturing industry.

Running parallel to the Summit, the World Advanced Materials Expo showcases the latest technologies, solutions and research in advanced materials such as composites, coatings, nano materials, resins & other innovative materials for manufacturing.

Find out more at World Advanced Materials Summit & Expo

Industry 4.0 Summit & Expo

31 March - 01 April, 2020
Location: Manchester Central Convention Complex, UK
Since its launch in April 2017, the Industry 4.0 Summit & Expo has established itself as the go-to event for dynamic business leaders keen to share knowledge, and discuss the big issue in the digital transformation of manufacturing.

With over 300 delegates at the last event, the Summit attracts leading authorities from government, business, academia & industry associations keen to share their experiences and to look at best practices for manufacturers keen to implement change across their organisation.

The Expo is the UK’s largest exhibition of its kind, attracting start-ups, manufacturing companies, universities, industry associations, government & leading practitioners in the industry.

Showcasing solutions covering IIOT, automation, robotics, sensors, big data, artificial intelligence, materials, predictive maintenance. the Expo attracts buyers eager to see the latest technologies to improve their company’s manufacturing performance.

Find out more at Industry 4.0 Summit & Expo

MACH 2020

20 - 24 April, 2020
Location: NEC, Birmingham
MACH is a fantastic event for both exhibitors and visitors. Showcasing live, digital production systems in one space, under one roof. The biennial exhibition, held at the NEC in April between 20th – 24th and attracts over 25,000 visitors, over 600 exhibitors and the last edition, MACH 2018, saw over £200,000,000 of business attributed to it.

MACH is the platform to connect UK manufacturing engineers, decision makers, buyers and specifiers with suppliers of new technology, equipment, services and processes.

MACH is owned and organised by The Manufacturing Technologies Association, the voice for the manufacturing technologies industry, committed to driving innovation, creating value and helping UK manufacturing to thrive.

To find out more and to register, visit: MACH 2020

Smart Industry Expo

21 - 23 April, 2020
Location: NEC, Birmingham
Contact phone: 01732 371098
Contact: Stuart.humphrey@dfamedia.co.uk
Smart Industry Expo 2020 is the perfect opportunity for visitors seeking to learn about digitisation and how to prepare and implement a strategy in this smart era as well as being able to discuss a wide range of issues from components to Predictive Maintenance 4.0, Logistics 4.0, and smart grid technologies amongst others.

Other areas covered include: components for IT-based automation solutions that will bring fundamental change to all in-factory processes, IT security, as well as smart technologies that manage and coordinate power, gas and heat networks so that capacity can be balanced and optimally deployed across the entire energy system – integrated energy, plus much more.

The Engineer Expo

09 May - 11 June, 2020
Location: NEC, Birmingham
The Engineer Expo, now in its second year, is dedicated to providing UK engineering professionals with the latest in-house manufacturing and design solutions, alongside cutting edge developments in advanced engineering technologies.

The show provides a unique platform for engineers to source the latest advanced engineering technology, products and services, enabling them to optimise production and process throughout the manufacturing cycle.

Find out more at: The Engineer Expo 2020

Subcon 2020

09 - 11 June, 2020
Location: NEC, Birmingham
Subcon is the UK’s premier subcontract manufacturing supply chain show and firmly established as the must-attend event for subcontract manufacturing professionals across all industry sectors, looking to source suppliers, benchmark capabilities and secure the right partners to help them remain competitive in a global market.

The best of British manufacturing will be on display alongside a wealth of market leading international suppliers all looking to help UK manufacturers optimise their supply chain strategy in 2020 and beyond.

Find out more at: Subcon Show 2020

The Manufacturing Management Show

09 - 11 June, 2020
Location: NEC, Birmingham
The Manufacturing Management Show brings everything you need to know about running a successful manufacturing site under one roof and is returning to The NEC, 9 – 11 June 2020.

From maintenance to materials handling, CI and skills, IT to health & safety, The Manufacturing Management Show features a multitude of topics and content curated specifically to deliver an immersive, inspiring experience.

NEW for 2020, the Manufacturing Management Show is co-locating with both Subcon and The Engineer Expo, providing a festival of British manufacturing.

Find out more at: Manufacturing Management Show 2020

IoT Tech Expo Europe

01 - 02 July, 2020
Location: The RAI, Amsterdam
Europe’s leading IoT Conference Series; the IoT Tech Expo Europe will return to the RAI Amsterdam on the 1-2 July 2020 to bring together key industries for two days of top-level content and discussion.

Exploring the latest innovations within the Internet of Things and covering the impact it has on many industries including Manufacturing, Transport, Supply Chain, Insurance, Logistics, Government, Energy and Automotive, this conference is not to be missed.

For more information and to register, visit: IoT Tech Expo Europe

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