Engineering & Manufacturing Conference Guide

MecSoft-Conference

MecSoft and its partners participate in various tradeshows and events across the world. Please use the information in these pages to locate a tradeshow/event nearest to you to take a look at our products in action.

2019

2019 NAMM

Anaheim, CA – Anaheim Convention Center
January 24-27, 2019
NAMM, the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM), commonly called NAMM in reference to the organization’s popular NAMM trade shows, is the not-for-profit association that promotes the pleasures and benefits of making music and strengthens the $17 billion global music products industry. Our association — and our trade shows — serve as a hub for people wanting to seek out the newest innovations in musical products, recording technology, sound and lighting. NAMM’s activities and programs are designed to promote music making to people of all ages.


Pacific Design & Manufacturing

Anaheim, CA – Anaheim Convention Center
February 5-7, 2019
Pacific Design & Manufacturing connects you with serious professionals for three days of industry immersion you can’t find anywhere else. Connect with over 20,000 engineers and executives who are ready to forge business partnerships. Learn from industry luminaries presenting their insights. This is your chance to find answers to your current design engineering challenges — from CAD software to 3D printing — while keeping up with the latest innovations reshaping the industry.


Design Engineering & Manufacturing Solutions (DMS) Expo

Tokyo Big Sight Exhibition Center
February 6-8, 2019
As the largest IT solution exhibition for manufacturing industries in Japan, we hold on a grand scale every year. The exhibition scale and the number of visitors are expanding every year.


TIMTOS – The 27th Taipei International Machine Tool Show

Taipei World Trade Center, Taipei City, Taiwan
March 4-9, 2019
The Timtos is an international trade fair for the machine tool industry. It is an important meeting place and information platform. International exhibitors are represented at this fair and exhibit their products to a broad audience.


MJSA Expo – The Show for Professional Jewelry Members

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York, New York
March 10-12, 2019
Featuring renowned experts from the jewelry industry and beyond, the MJSA Expo seminars offer insights into key technical, marketing, and operational areas to help your business succeed. The program includes MJSA Journal Live (in which the pages of MJSA’s flagship magazine come to life through hands-on demonstrations of the latest jewelry-making tools, techniques, and technologies) as well Jewelry Making 101.


4th Annual Conference on Advances in 3D Printing & Modelling

Amsterdam, Netherlands
April 15-16, 2019
This 3D Printing Conference is based on the theme “Trembling the notion of what “can and can’t” be developed in 3D Printing & Modelling”. Euro 3D Printing 2019 Conference will make the perfect platform to reunite the Speakers, Renowned Speakers, Business Persons, CEO’s, across the sphere to most exciting and tremendous event, with interactive sessions, Poster Presentation, world-class Exhibition. To introduce a new, efficient, durable and economical materials in the respective field is the main motive of Euro 3D Printing Meeting 2019 for both the developed and developing countries.


AeroDef Manufacturing

Long Beach (CA) Convention Center
April 29-May 2, 2019
AeroDef® Manufacturing is the leading exposition and technical conference for the aerospace and defense manufacturing industry. Produced by the SME, in partnership with industry OEMs, our mission is to foster innovation across the extended enterprise to reduce costs, expedite production times and maintain manufacturing competitiveness in the global economy.

AeroDef® showcases the industry’s most advanced technologies across an innovative floor plan designed to facilitate interaction and business relationships between exhibitors and buyers looking for integrated solutions. Our keynote speakers and panelists come from the highest level of government and business. They come to share their vision of the potential of technology, collaboration and public policy to transform manufacturing – concepts that attendees can actually experience on the exposition floor and in our in-depth conference sessions. It’s the one event that brings together high-concept, integrated solutions and real-world applications.


FABTECH Mexico

Cintermex, Monterrey, Mexico
May 7-9, 2019
Join thousands of industry professionals May 7-9, 2019 at FABTECH Mexico in Monterrey! The event will be held at the Cintermex International Convention and Exhibition Center jointly with the already established AWS Weldmex and Metalform Mexico. The combined event continues to be the primary gathering for leading metal manufacturers in Mexico and will bring together 575 exhibitors and cover more than 140,000 net square feet of show floor. Over 13,000 attendees from Mexico and South America will converge on the Cintermex to find solutions, network, learn and experience first-hand the latest innovations in the metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing industries.


EASTEC

Eastern States Expos – West Springfield, MA
May 14-16, 2019
It’s all here, from long-established foundational manufacturing to the advanced technology that makes possible smart manufacturing and the Fourth Industrial Revolution. Technology runs the gamut from high-end manufacturing equipment to smart technologies such as additive manufacturing and automation. EASTEC provides you with the ideal opportunity to make and renew business connections, explore the latest technology, learn from industry experts and shape the future of your business. EASTEC, the leading northeast manufacturing trade show, has been providing solutions to manufacturing challenges for more than 35 years. EASTEC attendees come from a variety of industries including Aircraft and Aerospace, Automotive, Medical, Defense, Industrial and Commercial Machinery, and more.


RAPID + TCT – Accelerated 3D Manufacturing

Cobo Center, Detroit, Michigan
May 20-23, 2019
With the constant emergence of new technologies, machines, and materials, additive manufacturing is evolving so quickly that if you do not stay up to speed, you will be left behind.  RAPID + TCT provides everything you need to know about 3D technologies, all under one roof. Experience hundreds of hands-on exhibits, groundbreaking product announcements, education from the industry’s most respected experts, and unparalleled networking.


3DPrinting Congress & Exhibition

Lyon Eurexpo –  Lyon, France
June 4-6, 2019
Launched in 2014, “3D Print- The event for additive manufacturing” has far exceeded everyone’s expectations. In 4 years it has become the benchmark event and favourite get-together for all those involved in additive manufacturing in France. Building on its stature, 3D Print is now taking the next step to expand its scope and interactions internationally.


EMO Hannover

Hannover Messe, Hannover, Germany
September 16-21, 2019
Exhibitors come to EMO Hannover from all over the world and from all segments of metalworking technology. With approximately 60% of exhibitors from outside of Germany, EMO Hannover is the world’s most international trade fair for metalworking. Experts from the industry know and recognise that fact – which is another reason why no other trade fair can match the international character of EMO Hannover’s visiting public. EMO Hannover’s exhibitors have long since aligned their innovation cycles to the world’s leading trade fair for metalworking. As a result, more innovations are unveiled here than at any other trade fair in the industry – which in turn makes EMO Hannover a key point of reference for the decisionmakers in the production technology segment.


FabTech – North America’s Largest Metal Forming Fabricating, Welding and Finishing Event

Chicago, IL
November 11-14, 2019
FABTECH is where the industry comes together to see what’s now, what’s new and what’s next. It’s where connections are made and where deals get done. See cutting-edge exhibits, learn from expert-led education, network with peers and more.

2018

2018 NAMM

Anaheim, CA – Anaheim Convention Center
January 25-28, 2018
NAMM, the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM), commonly called NAMM in reference to the organization’s popular NAMM trade shows, is the not-for-profit association that promotes the pleasures and benefits of making music and strengthens the $17 billion global music products industry. Our association — and our trade shows — serve as a hub for people wanting to seek out the newest innovations in musical products, recording technology, sound and lighting. NAMM’s activities and programs are designed to promote music making to people of all ages.


Pacific Design & Manufacturing

Anaheim, CA – Anaheim Convention Center
February 6-8, 2018
The Pacific Design & Manufacturing expo gives you the largest collection of advanced design and manufacturing technology suppliers in the world. Whether your focus is 3D printing, rapid prototyping, materials handling, electronic components, or sensors, source cutting-edge products and services in a time-saving format with more than 2,200 solution providers—all in one location.

3D Systems, Formlabs Inc., Stratasys, Tekscan Inc., and Universal Robots are just some of the exhibitors on the floor this year. Connect face-to-face at their booths, or discover the opportunities you can’t find online—visit multiple theaters, networking spaces, happy hours, and awards ceremonies.


AeroDef Manufacturing

Long Beach (CA) Convention Center
March 26-29, 2018
AeroDef® Manufacturing is the leading exposition and technical conference for the aerospace and defense manufacturing industry. Produced by the SME, in partnership with industry OEMs, our mission is to foster innovation across the extended enterprise to reduce costs, expedite production times and maintain manufacturing competitiveness in the global economy.

AeroDef® showcases the industry’s most advanced technologies across an innovative floor plan designed to facilitate interaction and business relationships between exhibitors and buyers looking for integrated solutions. Our keynote speakers and panelists come from the highest level of government and business. They come to share their vision of the potential of technology, collaboration and public policy to transform manufacturing – concepts that attendees can actually experience on the exposition floor and in our in-depth conference sessions. It’s the one event that brings together high-concept, integrated solutions and real-world applications.


MJSA Expo – The Show for Professional Jewelry Members

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York, New York
March 11-13, 2018
Featuring renowned experts from the jewelry industry and beyond, the MJSA Expo seminars offer insights into key technical, marketing, and operational areas to help your business succeed. The program includes MJSA Journal Live (in which the pages of MJSA’s flagship magazine come to life through hands-on demonstrations of the latest jewelry-making tools, techniques, and technologies) as well Jewelry Making 101.


2018 CTMA Annual Partners and Integrated Project Meeting

Defense Logistics Agency (DLA), Virginia
May 7-9, 2018
The CTMA program has the ideal collaborative model for manufacturers, academia, and DoD with the unique ability to cut through “red tape” and launch a new project within 45 days of receiving approval to proceed with a project or initiative.  Through partnerships, training, software, and business operations, CTMA can help achieve industry objectives while satisfying DoD needs through demonstration of new technologies prior to full deployment.


FABTECH Mexico

Centro Citibanamex, Mexico City, Mexico
May 2-4, 2018
Join tens of thousands of industry professionals May 2-4, 2018 at FABTECH Mexico! The event takes place at the Centro Citibanamex in Mexico City, continuing to co-locate with the established AWS Weldmex, COATech and Metalform Mexico.  The combined event continues to be the primary gathering for leading metal manufacturers in Mexico and will bring together 575 exhibitors and cover more than 140,000 net square feet of show floor. Over 13,000 attendees from Mexico and South America will converge on the Centro Citibanamex to find solutions, network, learn and experience first-hand the latest innovations in the metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing industries.


RAPID + TCT – Accelerated 3D Manufacturing

Fort Worth Convention Center, Fort Worth, Texas
April 23-26, 2018
With the constant emergence of new technologies, machines, and materials, additive manufacturing is evolving so quickly that if you do not stay up to speed, you will be left behind.  RAPID + TCT provides everything you need to know about 3D technologies, all under one roof. Experience hundreds of hands-on exhibits, groundbreaking product announcements, education from the industry’s most respected experts, and unparalleled networking.


EASTEC

Eastern States Expos – West Springfield, MA
May 14-16, 2018
It’s all here, from long-established foundational manufacturing to the advanced technology that makes possible smart manufacturing and the Fourth Industrial Revolution. Technology runs the gamut from high-end manufacturing equipment to smart technologies such as additive manufacturing and automation. EASTEC provides you with the ideal opportunity to make and renew business connections, explore the latest technology, learn from industry experts and shape the future of your business. EASTEC, the leading northeast manufacturing trade show, has been providing solutions to manufacturing challenges for more than 35 years. EASTEC attendees come from a variety of industries including Aircraft and Aerospace, Automotive, Medical, Defense, Industrial and Commercial Machinery, and more.


3DPrinting Congress & Exhibition

Lyon Eurexpo –  Lyon, France
June 5-7, 2018
Launched in 2014, “3D Print- The event for additive manufacturing” has far exceeded everyone’s expectations. In 4 years it has become the benchmark event and favourite get-together for all those involved in additive manufacturing in France. Building on its stature, 3D Print is now taking the next step to expand its scope and interactions internationally.


Design Engineering & Manufacturing Solutions (DMS) Expo

Tokyo Big Sight Exhibition Center
June 20-22, 2018
As the largest IT solution exhibition for manufacturing industries in Japan, we hold on a grand scale every year. The exhibition scale and the number of visitors are expanding every year.


International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS)

McCormick Place, Chicago IL
September 10-15, 2018
IMTS 2018 will be the 32nd edition of the premier manufacturing technology show in North America. IMTS 2016 hosted the highest number of exhibiting companies ever (2,407) and was the third largest in number of registrations (115,612) and in net square feet of exhibit space (1,370,256) at the McCormick Place complex. IMTS is held every even-numbered year in Chicago and attracts buyers and sellers from 117 countries.


2018 Alihankinta

Tampere Exhibition and Sports Centre – Tampere, Finland
September 25-27, 2018
Subcontracting Trade Fair brings together industrial companies, experts and decision-makers. Approximately 20,000 industry professionals participate in this annual event, which is Finland’s leading industry trade fair, where the common denominator for all participants is the desire to achieve more in a better, more effective and productive manner. Can you afford not to take advantage of these three days?


EuroMold Munich

Munich Airport Business Park, Hallbergmoos, Germany
October 23-25, 2018

The EuroMold is the world’s leading trade fair for moldmaking and tooling, design and application development – a world fair in the heart of Europe. The annual EuroMold is internationally oriented and exclusively for trade visitors available. It presents products and services, technologies and innovations, trends and tendencies for the markets of tomorrow. This exhibition sees itself as a communication platform for the presentation of products and innovation for decision makers in this industry. EuroMold offers a unique fair concept that closes the gap between industrial designers, product developers, producers, suppliers and users. Special topics and special shows on topics such as solutions for developing techniques and modern forms of production round off the show offer perfectly.


FabTech – North America’s Largest Metal Forming Fabricating, Welding and Finishing Event

Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta, Georgia
November 6-8, 2018
FABTECH is where the industry comes together to see what’s now, what’s new and what’s next. It’s where connections are made and where deals get done. See cutting-edge exhibits, learn from expert-led education, network with peers and more.

2017

2017 NAMM

Anaheim, CA – Anaheim Convention Center
January 19-22, 2017
NAMM, the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM), commonly called NAMM in reference to the organization’s popular NAMM trade shows, is the not-for-profit association that promotes the pleasures and benefits of making music and strengthens the $17 billion global music products industry. Our association — and our trade shows — serve as a hub for people wanting to seek out the newest innovations in musical products, recording technology, sound and lighting. NAMM’s activities and programs are designed to promote music making to people of all ages.


Pacific Design & Manufacturing

Anaheim, CA – Anaheim Convention Center
February 7-9, 2017
The Pacific Design & Manufacturing expo gives you the largest collection of advanced design and manufacturing technology suppliers in the world. Whether your focus is 3D printing, rapid prototyping, materials handling, electronic components, or sensors, source cutting-edge products and services in a time-saving format with more than 2,200 solution providers—all in one location.

3D Systems, Formlabs Inc., Stratasys, Tekscan Inc., and Universal Robots are just some of the exhibitors on the floor this year. Connect face-to-face at their booths, or discover the opportunities you can’t find online—visit multiple theaters, networking spaces, happy hours, and awards ceremonies.

Exhibitor: Mecsoft + Onshape
Telephone: 949-654-8163 x 201
Email: Sales@mecsoft.com


HOUSTEX

George R. Brown Convention Center – Houston, TX
February 28-March 2, 2017
HOUSTEX is where the leaders of Southwest manufacturing converge to explore, evaluate, connect and succeed. Find the suppliers and solutions required to drive innovation and industry transformation. Meet the people, touch the technology and learn about ground-breaking techniques that prepare your company for the future. Attend complimentary keynotes and education to discover the latest industry and technology trends. Make HOUSTEX a vital part of your 2017 business plan.

From hands-on demonstrations to thought-provoking special events, HOUSTEX 2017 is at “The Heart of Manufacturing.”


AeroDef Manufacturing

Fort Worth Convention Center, Fort Worth, Texas
March 6-9, 2017
AeroDef® Manufacturing is the leading exposition and technical conference for the aerospace and defense manufacturing industry. Produced by the SME, in partnership with industry OEMs, our mission is to foster innovation across the extended enterprise to reduce costs, expedite production times and maintain manufacturing competitiveness in the global economy.

AeroDef® showcases the industry’s most advanced technologies across an innovative floor plan designed to facilitate interaction and business relationships between exhibitors and buyers looking for integrated solutions. Our keynote speakers and panelists come from the highest level of government and business. They come to share their vision of the potential of technology, collaboration and public policy to transform manufacturing – concepts that attendees can actually experience on the exposition floor and in our in-depth conference sessions. It’s the one event that brings together high-concept, integrated solutions and real-world applications.


MJSA Expo – The Show for Professional Jewelry Members

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York, New York
March 12-14, 2017
Featuring renowned experts from the jewelry industry and beyond, the MJSA Expo seminars offer insights into key technical, marketing, and operational areas to help your business succeed. The program includes MJSA Journal Live (in which the pages of MJSA’s flagship magazine come to life through hands-on demonstrations of the latest jewelry-making tools, techniques, and technologies) as well Jewelry Making 101.


2017 CTMA Annual Partners and Integrated Project Meeting

National Center for Manufacturing Sciences – The Landing at Hill Air Force Base, UT
April 3-5, 2017
This year’s CTMA Partners Meeting theme is Accelerating Innovation. Our goal is to ramp up collaboration and increase the speed and efficiency of new technology output. During the meeting our industry, academia, and DoD partners will be discussing recent successes of CTMA projects and their resulting innovations. We will have the pleasure of receiving speeches/briefings from commanders, generals, and others from various branches of the military. We are also delighted to have a well-respected individual from each military service, plus the Defense Logistics Agency, to serve as panel members for our Sustainment Innovation Panel.

The partners meeting is open to all NCMS members and non-members as well as government individuals. Please register by March 24th, 2017 to guarantee your spot at the partners meeting.


Northwest Machine Tool Expo

Oregon Convention Center – Portland, OR
April 12 & 13, 2017
Northwest Machine Tool Expo brings together the best companies and customers in the machining and manufacturing industry. Exhibiting at Northwest Machine Tool Expo will have a positive impact on your business by delivering a diverse audience of machining and manufacturing professionals directly to you. Gain exposure to customers and prospects, generate leads, close sales, and introduce new products – all at a reasonable cost.


Fabrication National / Regional Show: Latin America

Monterrey, Mexico
May 2 – 4, 2017
Join thousands of professionals in the industry next May 2-4, 2017 on FABTECH México! The event will be held at Cintermex, Monterrey, in conjunction with the already established AWS Weldmex and Metalform México. What’s New for 2017 – FABTECH Mexico has absorbed COATech and now has the Finishing section among the technologies exhibited.

The event as a whole continues to be the main business meeting for major metal manufacturers in Mexico and will bring together 575 exhibitors and cover more than 140,000 net square feet of exhibition floor space. More than 13,000 attendees from Mexico and South America will meet at Cintermex to find solutions, meet with experts, learn and acquire firsthand knowledge of the latest in metal forming, manufacturing, welding and industrial finishing.


RAPID + TCT – Accelerated 3D Manufacturing

David L. Lawrence Convention Center – Pittsburgh, PA
May 8-11, 2017
RAPID + TCT is North America’s preeminent event for discovery, innovation, and networking in 3D manufacturing.


EASTEC

Eastern States Expos – West Springfield, MA
May 16-18, 2017
EASTEC, New England’s premier manufacturing exposition, returns May 16-18, 2017. With more than 500 exhibitors, complimentary conference sessions, industry keynotes and much more, EASTEC is an event dedicated to keeping northeast manufacturers competitive. It’s where manufacturing ideas, processes and products that make an impact in the northeast region, are highlighted through exhibits, education and networking events. The event offers a unique chance to connect with resources that can solve your company’s most pressing problems, improve productivity and increase profits. It’s clear why so many business owners, engineers, designers, production managers and purchasing executives attend EASTEC to keep their operations current. EASTEC brings human ingenuity and manufacturing brilliance together.


Woodworking National / Regional Show: Europe

Hanover, Germany
May 22 – 26, 2017
LIGNA, the world’s leading trade fair for machinery, plant and tools for the woodworking and timber processing industry, is gearing up for its 2017 season (22 to 26 May) with a new, more visitor-centric layout of themes.


Design Engineering & Manufacturing Solutions (DMS) Expo

Tokyo Big Sight Exhibition Center
June 21 – 23, 2017
As the largest IT solution exhibition for manufacturing industries in Japan, we hold on a grand scale every year. The exhibition scale and the number of visitors are expanding every year.


AWFS 2017

Las Vegas Convention Center – Las Vegas, Nevada
July 19 – 22, 2017


WESTEC

Los Angeles Convention Center – Los Angeles, CA
September 12-14, 2017
If woodworking is your business, then your business is here. The show attracts over 15,000 attendees and hundreds of exhibitors from throughout the United States and abroad. Get ready to be inspired at North America’s Largest Woodworking Show in 2017.


3DPrinting – The only B2B Show in France

Lyon Eurexpo –  Lyon, France
September 13 – 16, 2017
The only trade show in France that brings together the entire ecosystem of additive manufacturing. Discover the latest solutions and technologies, and exchange with key players!


EMO Hannover 2017

Hannover, Germany
September 18-23, 2017
EMO Hannover is the world’s premier trade fair for the metalworking sector. It is the the top global trade fair of the sector and the most efficient marketing instrument in the branch, bringing together manufacturers and users from all countries.


2017 Alihankinta

Tampere Exhibition and Sports Centre – Tampere, Finland
September 26 – 28, 2017
The Alihankinta trade fair held in Tampere on 27–29 September received a record number of visitors: 18,422 professionals from different industrial fields. All five exhibition halls were filled with a positive buzz about the future, and the AlihankintaHEAT event, held for the first time during this year’s trade fair, will also take place next year. The next Alihankinta trade fair will be held on 26–28 September 2017, focusing on the theme of the partnership network which is continuously growing in significance.


Wisconsin Manufacturing & Technology Show

Wisconsin State Fair Park – West Allis, WI
October 3 -5, 2017
The Wisconsin Manufacturing & Technology Show (WIMTS) is Wisconsin’s largest manufacturing event, with nearly 5,000 in attendance at the last show. This year it’s back with more of everything—100,000 square feet of exhibit space full of displays, demonstrations, products and services. Experience the latest technologies, find new suppliers and see machines up and running. Interact with industry leaders and discover new processes to solve your manufacturing challenges. Join us to help shape the technology of tomorrow, while benefiting your bottom line.


SOUTH-TEC

TD Convention Center – Greenville, SC
October 24-26, 2017
SOUTH-TEC draws manufacturing suppliers, distributors and equipment builders from across North America and around the world – bringing them together in Greenville, South Carolina. With more than 400 exhibiting companies, attendees can find all the latest technologies and services – plus the experts who built them – ready to demonstrate solutions that can help them grow their business. Visitors can make side-by-side comparisons, discover integrated equipment, hear about industry trends and forecasts, and leverage their purchasing power. SOUTH-TEC is the single best source to discover the next evolution of your industry!


GearExpo – The Drive Technology Show

Greater Columbus Convention Center – Columbus, OH
October 24-26, 2017
Gear Expo, THE Drive Technology Show, continues to grow and serve thousands of drive technology experts and power transmission professionals.

Gear buyers, end users, manufacturers, and engineers from many industries come to network, build relationships, discover and apply innovative technology that sets up their businesses to grow market share and expand product lines.


EuroMold – World Fair for Mold- and Patternmaking, Tooling, Design, Additive Manufacturing and Product Development Germany

Munich, Germany
October 24-26, 2017
Euromold now takes place in Munich, Bavaria, Germany, parallel to AIRTEC, International Aerospace Supply Fair. As a significant international show for product development, Euromold fits perfectly in this future-oriented high tech environment. Bavaria is one of the leading high tech regions in Germany and Europe, conveniently accessible from anywhere around the world.


FabTech – North America’s Largest Metal Forming Fabricating, Welding and Finishing Event

McCormick Place – Chicago, IL USA
November 6-9, 2017
FABTECH provides a convenient venue where you can meet with world-class suppliers, see the latest industry products and developments, and find the tools to improve productivity, increase profits and discover new solutions to all of your metal forming, fabricating, welding, and finishing needs. The annual event at McCormick Place will offer more than 1,700 exhibitors and 40,000 attendees full access to over 725,000 net square feet of floor space.

2016

DesignCon2016

Santa Clara, CA – Santa Clara Convention Center
January 19-21, 2016
The DesignCon Technical Conference Program consists of 14 tracks covering all aspects of electronic design, from chips through boards and systems.

Through more than 100 technical paper sessions, panels and tutorials, conference attendees gather the latest theories, methodologies, applications and advanced design tools related to signal integrity, power integrity, jitter, crosstalk, test and measurement, parallel and memory interface design, ICs, semiconductor components and more.


2016 NAMM

Anaheim, CA – Anaheim Convention Center
January 21-24, 2016
NAMM, the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM), commonly called NAMM in reference to the organization’s popular NAMM trade shows, is the not-for-profit association that promotes the pleasures and benefits of making music and strengthens the $17 billion global music products industry. Our association — and our trade shows — serve as a hub for people wanting to seek out the newest innovations in musical products, recording technology, sound and lighting. NAMM’s activities and programs are designed to promote music making to people of all ages.


Advanced Manufacturing

Anaheim, CA – Anaheim Convention Center
February 9-11, 2016
One of the top reasons people attend the Advanced Manufacturing Expo & Conferences is to learn about new technology and hottest industry trends. This is your one-stop destination where you can find everything you’re looking for. Stay ahead of your game by attending America’s most comprehensive design & manufacturing event.


Inside 3D Printing

New York, NY – Javits Convention Center
April 10-12, 2016
Inside 3D Printing is returning to New York on April 10-12! Since its inception in 2013, the Inside 3D Printing Conference and Expo has quickly grown to become the largest professional 3D printing event worldwide. Inside 3D Printing New York will feature a full day of workshops plus two days of conference sessions led by industry experts and demonstrations of the latest 3D printers and services.


WMMA Woodworking Industry Conference

Cancun, Mexico – CasaMagna Marriott Cancun Resort
April 12-15, 2016


D&M New England

Boston, MA – Boston Convention & Exhibition Center
April 13-14, 2016
The manufacturing industry is constantly changing and innovating. The Design & Manufacturing New England event returns once again to deliver hands on access to the latest technologies, gadgets, strategies and education to help you stay ahead of the competition.

Join more than 3,000 business leaders, entrepreneurs, manufacturers, and suppliers, gathered under one roof to share solutions and gain valuable insights.


Ward’s Auto Interior Conference

Detroit, MI – Cabo Center
May 11, 2016
North America’s ONLY event dedicated to the automotive interior returns to the newly renovated Cobo Conference Center in Detroit on May 11, 2016, for a day packed with enlightening keynote speeches, informative panel discussions, the Wards 10 Best Interiors ceremony, supplier innovations, networking and more.


Rapid 3D

Orlando, FL – Orange County Convention Center
May 16-19, 2016
Entering its 26th year, SME’s RAPID event plays a vital role in defining additive manufacturing. As the leader and authority figure in 3D technologies, RAPID attracts buyers, sellers, and end-users of design, prototyping, tooling, and direct digital technologies to the preeminent event for discovery, innovation, and networking.

The level of cutting-edge 3D innovation at RAPID is unparalleled, as well as the breadth and depth of additive expertise across all industries. This is an extraordinary opportunity to experience the newest 3D products, technologies, and materials and do a side-by-side comparison to find your best fit. This is your event to explore the unlimited possibilities of how 3D technology can advance your business.


Design Automation Conference

Austin, TX – Austin Convention Center
June 5-9, 2016
The Design Automation Conference (DAC) is recognized as the premier conference for design and automation of electronic systems. DAC offers outstanding training, education, exhibits and superb networking opportunities for designers, researchers, tool developers and vendors.

Members are from a diverse worldwide community of more than 1,000 organizations that attend each year, represented by system designers and architects, logic and circuit designers, validation engineers, CAD managers, senior managers and executives, and researchers and academicians from leading universities.


D&M Atlantic

New York, NY – Javits Convention Center
June 14-16, 2016
The 2015 comprehensive 3-day conference program covered everything you need to know, no matter your industry, with sessions on medical devices, health and beauty, packaging, automation, 3D printing! Attendees gained insights on the latest information, with authoritative presentations, panel discussions and case studies. The Conference offered a variety of industry experts with a wide range of experience talking about overcoming challenges you face in the real world. Don’t miss out on our next 2016 conference.


CAD ’16

Vancouver, BC, Canada
June 27-30, 2016
CAD’16 welcomes novel contributions on the theory and applications of Computer Aided Design including modeling, analysis, high-performance graphics, data management, knowledge engineering, collaborative design, reverse engineering, and prototyping. Applications include architecture, bio-medicine, mechanical design, civil engineering, fashion industry, industrial design, sustainable energy design, etc.


SIGGRAPH 2016

Anaheim, CA
July 24-28, 2016
SIGGRAPH is the world’s largest, most influential annual event in computer graphics and interactive techniques: Five days of research results, demos, educational sessions, art, screenings, and hands-on interactivity featuring the community’s latest technical achievements, and three days of commercial exhibits displaying the industry’s current hardware, software, and services.


ASME-IMECE

Phoenix, AZ – Phoenix Convention Center
November 11-17, 2016
ASME’s International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition (IMECE) is the largest interdisciplinary mechanical engineering conference in the world. IMECE plays a significant role in stimulating innovation from basic discovery to translational application. It fosters new collaborations that engage stakeholders and partners not only from academia, but also from national laboratories, industry, research settings, and funding bodies.


2015

The NAAM Show 2015

(Music Manufacturing & Tech)

Anaheim, CA — Anaheim Convention Center
January 22-25, 2015
The 2015 NAMM Show in Anaheim, January 22-25, is your chance to build your company’s brand and reach the most important music products buyers and decision makers in the world. Reserve your booth today to unveil your new products at the first major industry event of the year.


Precision Machining Technology Show 2015

(Manufacturing Technology)

Columbus, OH — Greater Columbus Convention Center
April 21-23, 2015
The Leading Event for manufacturers of aerospace and defense products, AeroCon Brings manufacturers, suppliers, experts, and thought leaders together to showcase the latest technologies, ideas, and breakthrough applications for aerospace and defense manufacturing.


2015 Woodworking Industry Conference

(Woodworking)

San Antonio, TX – Grand Hyatt San Antonio
April 21-24, 2015
The Woodworking Machinery Industry Association (WMIA) and the Wood Machinery Manufacturers of America (WMMA) represent different segments of the industry and were established a number of years apart, WMIA in 1977 and WMMA in 1899. But for the last 30 years, the associations have been working together as well as individually for the industry … your industry! That’s right, they have been connecting the Industry for over 30 years!


EasTec 2015

(Manufacturing Technology)

West Springfield, MA – Eastern States Exposition
May 12-14, 2015
EASTEC, the premier manufacturing exposition in New England, returns May 12-14, 2015. With more than 500 exhibitors, complimentary conference sessions, tours of nearby facilities, and much more, EASTEC is designed to jumpstart your business opportunities. The event offers a unique chance to connect with resources that can solve your firm’s most pressing problems, improve productivity and increase profits.


RAPID 2015

(Manufacturing Technology)

Long Beach, CA – Long Beach Convention Center
May 18-21, 2015
The RAPID Conference is the industry-leading forum for discussion of the latest developments, trends and techniques specific to additive manufacturing, rapid technologies, 3D printing and 3D scanning.

This year, there are over 100 presentations, including new sessions on Machine Design Considerations Using Additive Manufacturing and Materials for Additive Manufacturing Applications. There are also expanded presentations addressing Direct Write Printed Materials, Innovative Applications, and Additive Manufacturing Research. The conference continues to provide cutting-edge improvements in the area of medical and dental applications.


AWFS Fair 2015

(Woodworking)

Las Vegas, NV – Las Vegas Convention Center
July 22-25, 2015
You came to the right place! Woodworking’s most innovative and exciting trade event of 2015 brings the future into focus—and the picture’s better than ever! For the products, equipment, tools and solutions that will propel your business forward, attend AWFS®Fair 2015, July 22 – 25 in Las Vegas. The industry’s expanding, we’re expanding—let us help you grow, too.

AWFS® (Association of Woodworking & Furnishings Suppliers) began in 1911 as the Suppliers Chapter of the California Furniture Manufacturers Association. In 1979, the organization became a separate entity in order to better focus on representing the interests of companies and individuals who supply the home and institutional furnishing manufacturing industries.


WesTec 2015

(Manufacturing Technology)

Los Angeles, CA – LA Convention Center
September 15-17, 2015
The West Coast’s definitive manufacturing event, returns to the Los Angeles Convention Center September 15 – 17, 2015. Only WESTEC brings you the very latest technologies – from software, cutting tools to multi-tasking machines – all from top international equipment manufacturers. Learn from fellow attendees how WESTEC can help your company cut costs, enhance quality, or earn a place on an OEM’s preferred supplier list.

WESTEC is where collaboration starts – a place to network, form relationships, build partnerships, and solve your firm’s most pressing problems. If these are your company’s goals, WESTEC is where you need to be!


SIGGRAPH 2015

(Computer Technology)

Los Angeles, CA – LA Convention Center
August 9-13, 2015
The annual SIGGRAPH conference is a five-day interdisciplinary educational experience in the latest computer graphics and interactive techniques including a three-day commercial exhibition that attracts hundreds of exhibitors from around the world.


ASME 2015 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition

(Engineering & Manufacturing Tech)

Houston, TX — Hilton of the Americas & George R Brown
November 13-19, 2015
ASME is a not-for-profit membership organization that enables collaboration, knowledge sharing, career enrichment, and skills development across all engineering disciplines, toward a goal of helping the global engineering community develop solutions to benefit lives and livelihoods. Founded in 1880 by a small group of leading industrialists, ASME has grown through the decades to include more than 130,000 members in 158 countries. Thirty-thousand of these members are students.


AeroCon Orlando 2015

(Manufacturing Technology)

Orlando, FL – Orange City Convention Center
November 18-19, 2015
Presented by the Precision Machined Products Association and co-presented by Production Machining and Modern Machine Shop, PMTS gives you the opportunity to attend a show that’s been put together just for you – manufacturers of precision machined parts. For 3 days in April, all the vendors that you travel miles to see at other shows will be concentrated in one place – the Greater Columbus Convention Center.

In addition, PMTS offers classroom sessions and hands-on technical sessions on the show floor that will give you the chance to see machines up-close and in action.


EuroMold 2014

(Manufacturing Technology)

International – Frankfurt, Germany
November 25-28, 2014


CAD 15

(Manufacturing Technology)

International – London, UK
June 22-25, 2015