Exhibiting and Sponsorship


Why exhibit at Advanced Engineering 2017

  • Gain an unprecedented level of access to important engineering decision makers with whom it would have taken weeks to arrange and undertake meetings

  • Let visitors see and feel your products, components and materials; discuss solutions in more detail, get decisions on the spot – there is no substitute for face-to-face discussion & networking!

  • Your audience is already primed: visitors on the show floor are by definition motivated and interested in sourcing products and discussing solutions

  • Get in front of the largest gathering of R & D, design, test, production, & assembly engineers & management under a single roof in the UK!
  • Benefit from an all-inclusive stand package that will give exposure pre, during and even post show with our extensive marketing tools.

A few stats from 2016

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Who should exhibit?

  • Composites, metals, plastics & other materials - parts manufacturing
  • Composites, metals, plastics & other materials - processing
  • Design, prototyping & development services
  • Digital design & manufacturing technology/equipment/software
  • Electronic components & subassemblies
  • Embedded systems & software
  • Industrial automation & process engineering
  • Industrial logistics / packaging
  • Industrial, personnel & business services
  • Laser process technologies
  • Low carbon vehicle & energy engineering technology & services
  • OEM parts, components and subsystems
  • Raw materials & intermediate / semi products
  • R&D organisations
  • Safety, health & environment technology/services
  • Storage solutions & systems
  • Sub-contract services
  • Supply chain components, assemblies, manufacturing
  • Surface engineering (materials / plant / equipment / technology)
  • Test, measurement & inspection (technology / equipment / services)
  • Tooling suppliers & manufacturers

What our 2016 exhibitors said:

Every year we come away from Advanced Engineering with solid, quality leads, and this year was no different.

Tim Maddison, Managing Director, T+R Precision Engineering Ltd

This is our first time at Advanced Engineering, and the whole experience has greatly exceeded our expectations: from the packed aisles to the quality of buyers coming to our stand, the organisers have delivered on every front!

Martin Jones General Manager, Modern Moulds & Tools Ltd

The quality of visitors was once again second to none, with several enquiries to follow up on by the end the first morning. It’s been another great show.

Roberto Fernandez, Sales Operations Manager, OLMAR SA

We’ve been exhibiting for 7 years now. The show continues to grow and generate high quality leads from a wide range of sectors. We are already confirmed for 2017.

Chris Mason, Head of Sales, Ensinger

Ask anyone who’s anyone in the engineering industry, and they will say Advanced Engineering is a key destination for finding the newest and most exciting in engineering. That’s why we simply have to be here every year to show what we have to offer the industry.

Howard Maher, Group Sales Manager, Wallwork Heat Treatment

Who you’ll meet: leading visitor profiles from the 2016 show floor

OEM/Tier 1 top visitor industry sectors

  • Automotive
  • Aerospace
  • Motorsport
  • Industrial Products
  • Defence
  • Oil, Gas & Energy
  • Marine

Top visitor job functions

  • Research & Development
  • Design/Development Engineer/Chief Designer
  • MD/CEO/General Manager/Owner
  • Engineering Manager
  • Operations Manager/Director
  • Aerospace Engineer
  • Chief Engineer / Head of Engineering / Engineering Director / Principal Engineer
  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Manufacturing Engineer


Your complete stand package at Advanced Engineering 2017:

  • Shell schemes and Space only stands available
  • Range of stand sizes from 2 Sqm to 150 Sqm+
  • Entry in the official show catalogue (handed free to all show visitors)
  • Entry on show website exhibitor directory
  • Inclusion in visitor promotional activity

Shell Scheme

Functional stands available with one or two open sides and equipped with shell walls, black carpet, signage, 500W electric pack(s) and spotlights (furniture not included). Available from 2sqm to 12sm ensuring we have a stand to fit all requirements.

Space Only

Secure prime floor space and use your own customised stand build. Space is available from 12sqm to 150sqm+ as 1, 2, 3 open sided or island.

Marketing tools

As part of your stand package each exhibitor can take advantage of our extensive marketing tools. You will work closely with our marketing team to deliver a targetted campaign to attract your ideal visitors.

  • Marketing tools include:
  • 100 postcards
  • Email invitations
  • Personalised banners and unique links
  • Secure invite mailing
  • Telemarketing

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EasyGo replaces the Online365 to include new features based on the latest developments in digital marketing technology.

It forms part of the standard Easyfairs offer, but we give you a choice, depending on your objectives: more visibility or more leads. Or perhaps you would like both? In that case we recommend an upgrade to GoPlus to boost both your visibility and your potential to win new leads, together with prominent display of your logo onsite at the event.

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Stand out from the crowd

Sponsorship provides a great means of standing out amongst your competitors, increasing your brand awareness and demonstrating your position as market leader and innovator. We have a number of sponsorship opportunities available, and we can work with you to develop a package that is bespoke to yout budget and objectives.

Advanced Engineering 2017

Opportunity to sponsor each of the six open forums. Advanced Engineering hosts the largest free- to-attend speaker programme in the UK covering latest service, process, technology, innovation and sector landscape intelligence. With over 200 sessions, sponsors can be assured that they will be targeting hundreds of sector specific engineers.

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Located in the heart of the Automotive Engineering zone close to the entrance, grab this unique opportunity that the Automotive VIP Lounge offers the right sponsor looking to target the Automotive OEM/T1 sector. The Automotive VIP Lounge is where all senior OEM / T1 engineering teams are invited to plan their day and arrange B2B meetings.

Advanced Engineering 2017

This is a great opportunity to sponsor each of the two main Networking Areas, AUTO and COMPOSITES. Place your brand a core meeting point of Advanced Engineering. The Networking Areas are positioned in the middle of the hall acting as a meeting point for all visitors to network and plan their day.

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Exclusive opportunity to sponsor the official ‘Advanced Engineering 2017’ show guide. The show guide is handed out free of charge to all visitors across the two days (circa 10,000 printed) and is packed with interviews, news, industry briefings, full two-day speaker schedule and a comprehensive exhibitor directory covering over 700 advanced engineering and manufacturing supply chain partners.

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Packed with exhibitor news, speaker updates and show feature previews, the Show News publication provides a highly targeted sponsorship opportunity! The printed Show News is sent to every pre-registrant and OEM/T1 visitor prospects (circa 20,000) approximately one month before the show.

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Create awareness about your presence. Be a part of our visitor promotional campaign by sponsoring one our show E-News sent in the 3 months running up to the show, reaching our database of 130,000+ unique engineering professionals.

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Worn by every visitor that attends the show, lanyards branded with your logo ensure that each visitor is aware of your presence at the show.

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This is a premium sponsorship option to target all visitors at the entrance to the show. The Welcome Area sponsorship ensures you target every engineer on the floor at least twice.