Advanced Engineering 2018
National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham
Birmingham, United Kingdom
31 October - 1 November, 2018

The UK's largest annual gathering of manufacturing OEMs & supply chain professionals

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Registration is now open for the 10th anniversary edition

Register for FREE and join the industry to celebrate the 10th anniversary edition of the biggest annual event on the UK engineering calendar; Advanced Engineering.

Get more from our 10th anniversary edition:

  • New civil new-build Nuclear Engineering show zone
  • Expanded Connected Manufacturing show zone
  • New UK Contract Manufacturing zone
  • Free access to presentations and case studies from even more OEM and top tier speakers through six open forums
  • 650+ exhibitors from areas including: R&D, Design, Test, Production, Manufacturing, Inspection, Measurement, Materials and Technology
  • New innovations and technologies presented by start-ups, SMEs and national research initiatives
  • PLUS, introducing AE Connect: The matchmaking service based on your goals and areas of interest, helping you to pre-arrange meetings and connect with more of the right industry partners.

At the show you can expect to meet OEM’s and engineering supply chain professionals from design, test & inspection, production, assembly, automation, materials processing, and more.

Join us on 31st October and 1st November to network with your peers, source new products and services and keep up to date with the latest innovations in the industry.

Watch the 2017 show video:

Just some of the feedback on the 2017 event:

“. . . the most successful ever, delivering more leads, more contact with suppliers and, as importantly, the ability to meet TenCate’s existing customers and partners.”

John Darlington, Global Director Product and Market Strategy, TenCate

“Show of this nature gives a great opportunity to catch up with latest technologies in the field of engineering from all aspects. It makes you realise where you as a business stands and how much catching up required to be competitive. It also offers chance to meet new and network with existing contacts, great way to spend a day.”

Nanoo Patel, Business Development Manager, Georg UK Ltd

“. . . This has been the best year in terms of quality of enquiries. We have been able to demonstrate our capability to a large number of people. It’s been great for the business.”

Mark Crouchen, Managing Director, Rockwood Composites

"Excellent show for networking, very important for my company, we visit every year. Enjoyable and worthwhile visit."

Robert Slade, Automotive Consultant, Mackenzie Jones Engineering

“. . . very vibrant and busy for us. We have enjoyed many leads and also enjoy being part of the manufacturing environment as a lead supplier into most of the industry segments represented and visiting."

Martin Frost, Sales Manager Telsonic UK

“Within the first 4 hours of the day we got over 50 live leads”

John Bonas, Operations Director Composite Metal Technology, CMT