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We offer a global network of in-person end-to-end manufacturing exhibitions, conferences, and year-round opportunities to connect via our industry-leading media brands and marketing services. 

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Live Events

Take your pick of on-site events happening in thriving regions:

Houston, TX

PBS Texas Conference
September 10–11, 2024
Hilton Houston Post Oak by the Galleria

PBS TX Conference is a technical meeting focused on the knowledge engineers need to be successful in the bulk materials and processing industry. Located in a prime Houston location, the PBS TX Conference will deliver critical education led by industry experts.

Boston, MA

MEDevice Boston
September 25–26, 2024
Boston Convention & Exhibition Center

MEDevice Boston brings engineers, business leaders, disruptive companies, and innovative thinkers from the region’s top start-ups and medical device OEMs together to inspire the next life-changing medical device.

Greater Noida, India

The Battery Show India
October 3-5, 2024
India Expo Center, Greater Noida, India

Uniting engineers, business leaders, top-industry companies, and visionary thinkers from across the globe. Discover ground-breaking products, explore the latest advancements, and forge powerful solutions that will shape the future.

Detroit, MI

The Battery Show
Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo
October 7–10, 2024
Huntington Place

The Battery Show and Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo brings together engineers, business leaders, top-industry companies, and innovative thinkers to discover ground-breaking products and create powerful solutions for the future.

Minneapolis, MN

Advanced Manufacturing Minneapolis
October 16- 17, 2024
Minneapolis Convention Center

  • ATX Minneapolis
  • Design & Manufacturing Minneapolis
  • MD&M Minneapolis
  • MinnPack
  • Plastec Minneapolis

The Midwest’s Largest Annual End-to-End Design and Manufacturing Event. Bringing together 5 trade shows offering the latest insights and solutions spanning medtech, packaging, automation, plastics, and design.

Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Advanced Design & Manufacturing Montréal
November 13–14, 2024
Palais des congrès de Montréal

  • ATX Montréal
  • Design & Manufacturing Montréal
  • Expoplast
  • PACK EX Montréal
  • PBS Montréal

This all-in-one, industry-wide event lets you explore the latest trends and technologies shaping the future in advanced design and manufacturing across automation, robotics, energy efficiency, packaging, plastics, processing and more.

Santa Clara, CA

MEDevice Silicon Valley
November 20–21, 2024
Santa Clara Convention Center

MEDevice Silicon Valley brings together the brightest minds in the industry to demonstrate and discuss emerging trends, innovation, and disruptive tech changing the future of the medical device industry. From education to networking events and more, MEDevice bringing it all and more. 

Santa Clara, CA

Conference: January 28-30, 2025
Expo: January 29-30, 2025
Santa Clara Convention Center

DesignCon is the premier high-speed communications and system design conference and exposition, offering industry-critical engineering education in the heart of electronics innovation — Silicon Valley.

Anaheim, CA

Sustainable Manufacturing Expo 
February 4-5, 2025
Anaheim Convention Center

Sustainable Manufacturing Expo (SM Expo) is the first tradeshow and conference in the US focused on the innovations, technologies, and materials that are reducing carbon footprint and waste, conserving resources, and driving operational efficiencies in manufacturing.

Anaheim, CA

IME West
February 4-6, 2025
Anaheim Convention Center

The #1 Advanced Manufacturing show in the country features five distinct show brands across the manufacturing industry, spanning the medtech, automation, packaging, design & manufacturing, and plastics sectors.

  • ATX West
  • MD&M West
  • Design & Manufacturing West
  • Plastec West
  • WestPack

Rosemont, IL

International Powder & Bulk Solids
April 29–May 1, 2025
Donald E. Stephens Convention Center

The International Powder & Bulk Solids Conference & Exhibition is the only event in the western hemisphere bringing together the powder & bulk solids handling and dry processing sector — the community of OEMs, process engineers, and executives whose activity accounts for 70% of the manufacturing lifecycle of every product on earth.

New York, NY

IME East
May 20–22, 2025
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center

  • Design & Manufacturing East
  • ATX East
  • EastPack
  • MD&M East
  • PLASTEC East
  • Quality Expo

Come explore the latest insights and solutions, in our six-in-one design and manufacturing expo, spanning medtech, packaging, automation, plastics, design, and quality.

Stuttgart, Germany

The Battery Show Europe
Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo Europe

June 3–5, 2025
Messe Stuttgart

Connecting expert industry leaders, top battery manufacturers and inquiring buyers all under one roof! Get ready to learn about and explore the latest advancements in battery and electric vehicle technology in 2024.

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Advanced Design & Manufacturing Toronto
October 21–23, 2025
Toronto Congress Centre

  • ATX Canada
  • Design & Manufacturing Canada
  • PACK EX Toronto
  • PBS Toronto
  • Plast–Ex

Advanced Design & Manufacturing Toronto brings together five advanced manufacturing areas — Design & Manufacturing, Automation Technology Expo, PACK EX, PLAST-EX, and Powder & Bulk Solids.

Charlotte, NC

IME South
May 20-21, 2026
Charlotte Convention Center

From medtech and robotics to packaging, design plastics and processing, our six-in-one design, engineering, and manufacturing event connects you across multiple verticals and industries.

  • ATX South
  • Design & Manufacturing South
  • MD&M South
  • PLASTEC South
  • Powder & Bulk Solids South
  • SouthPack


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