Conference

More than just an exhibition...

The advanced engineering industry is constantly evolving with new technologies, regulations and more. Advanced Engineering 2018 held six CPD accredited open forums, filled with over 200 sessions covering hot topics presented by the 'Crème de la Crème' from the industry.

Choose one of the below to view the 2018 forum programme:

Supported by ADS, NATEP, and all regional associations, Aero Engineering additionally brings some of the latest innovations and case studies to the show floor in the on the show floor conference programme.

Themes include:

  • Aerodynamics
  • Aerospace & the EU
  • Aerospace Growth Partnership – initiative updates
  • Aircraft of the future
  • Applications of aerospace technology
  • NATEP and ATI updates

Automotive Engineering continues its growth as the UK’s dedicated event for manufacturers and the automotive industry supply chain, covering all areas of the industry, from R & D, through design, test, and production.

Themes include:

    • Autonomous driving
    • Aerospace & the EU
    • Body, Exteriors, Structures
    • Digital Manufacturing
    • Disruptive technologies
    • Durability

    The advances provided by composite materials within automotive, aerospace, manufacturing, construction and oil and gas, to name just a few, are revolutionising businesses and benefiting millions of people. The Composites Engineering show has already established itself as one of the world’s most important composite events.

    Themes include:

    • Innovation in manufacturing
    • Innovative materials
    • Repair and inspection of composite structures
    • High performance composites

      The advances provided by composite materials within automotive, aerospace, manufacturing, construction and oil and gas, to name just a few, are revolutionising businesses and benefiting millions of people. The Composites Engineering show has already established itself as one of the world’s most important composite events.

      Themes include:

      • Innovation in manufacturing
      • Innovative materials
      • Repair and inspection of composite structures
      • High performance composites
      • Thermoplastic composites

      Now more than ever, industrial production is a key driver for innovation, productivity, growth and job creation. As we embark on this new revolution where disruptive technologies connect information technology and operational technology, Connected Manufacturing will catalyse the business and technology opportunities that exist between innovators, customers and suppliers.

      Themes include:

      • Challenges and opportunities of the digital factory
      • Cloud Manufacturing
      • Connected manufacturing

        With key industry support from National Skills Academy of Nuclear Manufacturing, and EDF, Nuclear Engineering will provide a high level conference addressing key issues and requirements for new-build, and developing business in the supply chain.

        Themes include:

        • Current and future nuclear reactors
        • Demand modelling
        • Fuel
        • Plant
        • Simulation
        • Small modular reactors