Advanced Engineering 2016 - National Exhibition Centre, 02 - 03 November 2016

The UK's largest meeting place for advanced engineering professionals
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With thousands of senior engineers converging for just two days, sponsorship and advertising ensures that you capitalise on this unique opportunity and generate the maximum possible return.

Whether you want to raise general brand awareness, promote a new product or service, launch into a new sector or purely generate strong enquiries, we have a sponsorship solution to help you achieve your objectives.




Opportunity to sponsor the lanyards. Company logo handed to all visitors giving sponsor prime positioning and visibility

Rate – SOLD - Santander


show uide

Showguide Advertising

Advertise in the official Advanced Engineering UK 2016 showguide. With over 10,000 copies printed, the showguide is handed free of charge to all visitors and is packed with interviews and articles covering the latest intelligence from industry. The showguide benefits from huge ‘pass-on’ factor as it also includes a comprehensive exhibitor directory including over 700 technology and service partners. The showguide is also prepared in electronic copy for post-show distribution to engineering teams that weren’t able to attend on show days.

Rate (EXC VAT):

Half Page - £645

Full Page - £995

Double Page - £1,800

Back Page - SOLD

Facing Editors Forward - SOLD

Inside Back Cover - £1,550


E- News Sponsorship

Opportunity to sponsor one of 12 E-Newsletters sent in the 3 months running up to the show. E-News include latest news from the OEM/T1 communities, Show presentation and speaker updates, exhibitor news.. and lots more. The E-shownews is sent to all visitor prospects including all previous visitors and registrants contributing to a database over 60,000 senior engineering professionals. Sponsors receive exclusive company logo positioning in header as well 50 word copy with image in sponsor box just below leading story. All logos and images are tracked and link to your web page.

Rate: £1,500 EXC VAT per shot (14 available)


Print & E-Marketing Bundle

Half Page + E-News Sponsorship - £1,850.00 EXC VAT (Save £295)

Full Page + E-News Sponsorship - £2,150.00 EXC VAT (save £345)

Inside Back Cover + E-News Sponsorship - £2,650.00 EXC VAT (Save £450)

Double Page + E-News Sponsorship - £2,800.00 EXC VAT (save £500)


Presentation Forum Sponsorship – New to 2016

Opportunity to sponsor each of the 6 speaker forums. Advanced Engineering UK hosts the largest free to attend speaker programme in the UK covering latest service, process, technology, innovation and sector landscape intelligence. With over 11 hrs of programming time, sponsors can be assured that they will be targeting hundreds of sector specific engineers. Sponsor logos will be visible on hanging forum sign, forum entrance, side walls, back wall, holding slide for all presentations, lectern and all supporting presentation marketing. Sponsors will also have the opportunity to place flyers on seats before presentations.

Rate: £10,000 EXC VAT (per Forum)


Aero Forum

Automotive Forum 1

Automotive Forum 2

Composites Forum 1

Composites Forum 2

Performance Metals Engineering Forum

auto lounge

AUTO VIP Lounge Sponsorship

The automotive VIP Lounge is where all senior OEM / T1 engineering teams are invited to plan their day and arrange B2B meetings. Located in the heart of the Automotive Engineering Show close to the entrance, the AUTO VIP Lounge offers the right sponsor looking to target the Automotive OEM/T1 sector a unique opportunity. Sponsors receive company logo placement on lounge walling, table walkers and visibility on refreshment bar.

Rate - £10,000 EXC VAT (1 available)


Auto Bundle

Receive Full Page advert (£90) + E-News sponsorship (£1,500) + Automotive Forum Sponsorship (£10,000) + AUTO VIP Lounge Sponsorship (£10,000) = £22,450

Bundle Price - £20,000 (Save £2,450)


Networking Area Sponsorship – New to 2016

Opportunity to sponsor each of the two main Networking Areas, AERO/ AUTO and COMPOSITES. 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. With only two Networking Areas on the whole floor, sponsors enjoy exclusive high profile visibility for both days.

Sponsoring company logo will be visible on main hanging signage, all drinks tables, table talkers, Floor Tiles. Sponsors also have the opportunity to distribute branded items (pens, notebooks.. etc) 

Rates - £15,000 EXC VAT per Networking Area (2 available)


Welcome Area Sponsorship – New to 2016

Advanced Engineering UK premium sponsorship option to target all visitors at the entrance to the show. Sponsor receives prime entrance / exit logo positioning as well as exclusive opportunity to distribute carrier bags at entrance. With two day footfall expected to increase to circa 15,000, the Welcome Area sponsorship ensures you target every engineer on the floor at least twice.

Rate - £25,000 EXC VAT

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Advertising scam

It has been brought to our attention that fraudulent companies have been contacting our exhibitors under the guise of working with Easyfairs and offering ‘free advertising opportunities’ and claiming to be our prefered accomodation supplier.

You can find further details about these companies here - If you have already fallen victim to this fraud there is also lots of advice here for how to deal with it.

Please note that the Advanced Engineering Official Show Guide is produced by The Magazine Production company and Easyfairs, and any contact made by other companies claiming to produce the Show Guide should be ignored.

New hotel Scam - Stay vigilant!

We've recently been informed that the scam involving hotel rooms has been recirculating. This is where a company contacts your customers claiming to work at, or on behalf of your business, often using your branding to confuse your staff and customers into signing fraudulent documents.

Advanced Engineeing 2016 work with TSC Hotels ( as our preferred accommodation supplier, if any other company approaches you about accommodation, ignore it too.

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