October 31 – November 1, 2018Minneapolis Convention CenterMinneapolis, MN
5,000 Industry Professionals. 580+ Top-Level Suppliers.

See the Latest Engineering Innovations at Design & Manufacturing Minneapolis

Back for its third year, Design & Manufacturing brings you the latest in CAD/CAM software, 3D printing, rapid prototyping, new materials, injection molding, and more. The show is part of the Midwest's largest advanced design and manufacturing event, presenting a full spectrum of products and services supporting the region's booming medical sector — and beyond. 


This is the base for all of the show action, all day. Expand your industry knowledge through free presentations, meet-ups, demonstrations, and expert panels. Center Stage Schedule »

Hear from the most innovative exhibitors as they showcase their latest technologies. Ask questions, get answers, and discover products to engineer into your projects. Sponsored Sessions Schedule »

Join an expert guide on a one-hour tour of the show floor. Each walk focuses on a key theme at the forefront of the industry and highlights today's innovative technologies. Innovation Tour Schedule »

The industry's top names will be on the floor, including Altech, Proto Labs, and Xcentric Mold. Don't miss your chance to source from the Midwest's largest collection of industry suppliers. 2017 Exhibitor Directory »

Join the fast, fun, one-on-one speed networking event or a dedicated attendee-exhibitor matchmaking session to build connections faster and more efficiently.
Networking Events Schedule »

Bonus: More free education at the Engineering Theater! Boost your embedded systems knowledge during free presentations, demos, and expert-led panels – or score a cool prize at Tech Trivia. Engineering Theater »

Six Leading Shows. One Powerful Event.

Advanced manufacturing's leading trade shows — MD&M, ATX, PLASTEC, MinnPack, Design & Manufacturing, and ESC — come together for the Midwest's biggest industry event. One pass gives you access to a full spectrum of solutions spanning medtech, automation technology, plastics, packaging, design engineering, and embedded systems. Join 5,500 industry professionals and more than 600 top suppliers as you explore groundbreaking technologies and gain new insights.

"A great event to see what the entire industry is up to/capable of."

Jim Nelson, Process Technologist, General Mills

"Interesting event to discover the latest in technology."

Bryce Gytri, Process Engineer, Seagate Technology

"Great new technology with people eager to talk about it."

Dennis Dienst, Sr. Category Manager, TSI Incorporated

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