Inspiration, future thinking and practical advice

Working with our top-level Advisory Council and key industry contacts we provide you 2 days of unmissable content from inspirational keynotes, optimisation success stories through to practical advice and workshop sessions. Manufacturing Expo will deliver invaluable ideas and takeaways to optimise future strategy.  

We’ll be adding details of the conference and workshop agendas in the coming weeks, in the meantime, to keep up to date with the latest news and announcements from the show, register your interest below.


Conference Theatre

The show will feature a 2 day conference programme with high-level keynote presentations, panel discussions and topical case studies covering a range of sectors including Aerospace, Automotive, Food and beverage, Motorsport, Energy & renewables, Pharmaceutical, Space and FMCG with a particular focus on SME’s and OEM’s strategy.

All sessions are CPD certified. 

Attendees will have the opportunity to hear from industry leaders and be inspired gaining practical advice and know-how
to contribute to personal and professional development.

Discover the full conference programme here >

Key themes covered include

  • Sustainable design
  • Internet of Things (IoT), making digital twins affordable
  • Incorporating AI, algorithms, automation and robotics
  • Sensors test & measurement
  • Rapid/additive manufacturing
  • Materials for design
  • People
    • Diversity
    • Skills gap
    • Wellbeing in the sector
    • The role of M&E companies in schools
  • Business
    • IP Protection
    • Cyber security


The 2 day workshop theatre will feature supplier case study led presentations which will deliver practical solutions to immediate design, engineering and manufacturing problems.

Focusing on innovation, discover the latest products and technologies that are shaping the future of the industry and leave with practical solutions to apply to improve productivity, cut costs, streamline and be more competitive.

Discover the full workshop programme here >

Key themes covered include

Cutting Edge Sustainable Product Development - EMS-GRIVORY

MicroSD memory cards; what you need to know about removable memory in embedded applications - Card wave

Hot off the press: Thermal management solutions and implementation - Wurth Electronics UK

Master Class in Digital Sensors - Wurth Electronics UK

With many more yet to be announced...

Part of

M&E Week

Design Engineering Expo is part of Manufacturing and Engineering Week, a celebration of the best in UK manufacturing and engineering excellence and innovation.

A series of digital and live events taking place over 4 days from 6-9 June 2023 showcasing end-to-end manufacturing and engineering solutions, and encouraging conversation, business, knowledge sharing and action.

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Premier Partner

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Knowledge Partner

Made Smarter

Audit, Tax & Advisory Sponsor

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Innovation Zone Sponsor

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Media Partners

Workshop Sponsors

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