M&E Expo brings together a series of events that will showcase end-to-end manufacturing and engineering solutions, to encourage conversation, business, knowledge sharing and action.

6 June 2023 - Digital Events Preview
7-8 June 2023- Live Events Programme 
9 June 2023 - Digital Events Review

Register your interest for M&E Expo 2023

Event Preview
    • Event Preview

    Ed Tranter, Content Director, M&E Week 

    M&E Week - Event Director, Natig Asadullaev, talks us through what we can look forward to over the week, and his show highlights

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    Juergen Maier CBE, Former Chair of Made Smarter, Former CEO of Siemens UK

    With decades of experience at the forefront of manufacturing, and a former advisor to the government on industrial strategy, Juergen Maier CBE shares his thoughts on the state of the nation. This session will cover the challenges and opportunities faced by the UK’s manufacturing & engineering sector.

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    Brian Holliday, Managing Director, Siemens (Digital Industries), Co-Chair of Made SmarterDigitalisation is the gateway to manufacturers achieving Net Zero. 

    As a leading company in the sector, Siemens can provide a unique perspective on digital transformation as both a manufacturer and a supplier to the industry.

    Brian Holliday provides his insight into the digital strategy for Siemens, as well as discussion of the plans for Made Smarter from its new co-Chair.

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    Katherine Bennett CBE, CEO, High Value Manufacturing Centre

    As the CEO of the HVMC, Katherine and her team have input into a huge number of manufacturing businesses through their key centres of excellence around the country.

    In this session, Katherine for the sector, talk about the growing importance of manufacturing & engineering to the UK and global economy, and talk about the incredible story of the ventilator challenge and how UK manufacturing rose to meet it.

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    Chris Courtney, Challenge Director, Made Smarter

    Closing out our first day of virtual content, Chris Courtney rounds off the journey through digital transformation with practical insights into what help is available to manufacturers and how to access it.

    Innovate and Made Smarter have a range of programmes designed to help manufacturers adapt their processes and take full advantage of the Industry 4.0.

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Event Review
    • Event Review

    Ed Tranter, Content Director, M&E Week

    M&E Week - Event Director, Natig Asadullaev, shares his favourite moments from the week and what to expect at M&E Week 2023. 

    • Event Review

    Critical questions raised during M&E Week for manufacturing and engineering in the UK 

    Chaired by
    Ed Tranter, Content Director, M&E Week 

    Stephen Phipson CBE, CEO, Make UK
    Chris Courtney, Challenge Director, Made Smarter Innovation - UK research and innovation
    Libby Meyrick, Chief Executive, Institution of Engineering Designers

    • Event Review
    Made Smarter Innovation: Innovate UK/KTN - where to now? How can and should manufacturers be taking advantage of everything that's available to them. 
    • Event Review

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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