Why visit?

Thank you for visiting Advanced Engineering 2018

And enjoy a new experience in 2018 . . .

  • Pre-arrange meetings and connect with potentially hundreds of buyers, partners, investors and suppliers. Use AE Connect: The new matchmaking service based on your goals and interests
  • Understand more about how Industry 4.0 can make you more competitive – no matter how large or small you are, with our expanded Connected Manufacturing show zone 
  • Looking for UK subcontractors? Get what you need at our new UK Contract Manufacturing zone, supported by Qimtek
  • Save time sourcing and comparing – access up to 600+ supply chain exhibitors under one roof

Find out what's on at each one of the six co-located show zones under one roof.

See, touch and experience some of the world's leading engineering projects.

Find and book meetings with key contacts in advance with this free meetings programme.

Source from exhibiting suppliers in the following areas:

  • Aerospace supply chain components - assemblies/manufacturing

  • Clean rooms

  • Composite parts manufacturing, fabrication & tooling services

  • Composites processing

  • Design prototyping

  • Digital design & manufacturing

  • Electronic components, embedded systems and software

  • Industrial automation
  • Industrial logistics

  • Industry personnel & business
  • Industrial personnel
  • Industrial government
  • Laser process technologies
  • Low carbon vehicle
  • OEM parts & components
  • Plastics processing
  • Raw materials & intermediate
  • R&D organisations
  • Safety, health & environment
  • Storage solutions
  • Sub-contract services
  • Supply chain multi-sector
  • Surface engineering
  • Test, measurement, inspection
  • Tooling suppliers
  • Media & communication
  • Metals processing
  • Metals processing fabrication

Find out what's on at each show zone:

Networking opportunities

Of course the main reason for attending an industry trade show is to meet and do business, what better way to do this than over a cold beer! As it's our 10th anniversary edition, this years networking drinks on the 31st October will be full of surprises!


Meet speakers, and network with leading manufacturers, including:



Source the broadest selection of latest products and technologies under a single roof including: