Event Name: PLASTEC Minneapolis
Category: PlasticEvent Date: 03 – 04 November, 2021
Location: Minneapolis Convention Center, 1301 2nd Ave S, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55403, USA
Organizer: Informa PLC – 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG United Kingdom
Phone: +1 310 445 4200, 866-267-7339, +1 310-857-7365
Timings: 10:00 AM – 18:00 PM
PLASTEC Minneapolis 2021: Event Profile
PLASTEC Minneapolis 2021 connects you with top industry experts. But that’s true of other trade shows. What sets PLASTEC Minneapolis 2021 apart is that it’s combined with four other complementary events. That means you have a chance to circulate outside your usual network and discover how other companies across industries are solving their end-to-end manufacturing challenges, from packaging and plastics to AI and automation.
The heart of this show is not only about helping you connect with design and manufacturing suppliers, but also with industry leaders in plastics manufacturing, packaging, automation, robotics, medical technology, and more.
Register now and connect across the supply chain at PLASTEC Minneapolis 2020 this November.
PLASTEC Minneapolis 2021: Why Exhibit?
Design engineers, purchasing managers, and CEOs are coming to PLASTEC Minneapolis 2021, part of the Midwest’s largest advanced design and manufacturing event. With sourcing as their #1 objective, more than 5,000 of these potential leads will be on the expo floor to find solutions in:
- Injection Molding
- Molds, Dies & Mold Components
- Materials & Additives
- Product Design & Development
- Auxiliary Equipment
PLASTEC Minneapolis 2021 and the shows taking place alongside it – Medical Design & Manufacturing (MD&M), MinnPack, Automation Technology Expo (ATX), and Design & Manufacturing – will showcase more than 500 exhibitors who know this event is the place to meet leads, influencers, and customers. Don’t miss it!
Featured Expo Activities:
Why limit yourself to reading about new equipment or solutions when you can explore them at the expo? See new equipment firsthand, connect with seasoned experts, and advance your career all on one show floor.
- Medtech Central
The schedule is information rich and every session is free. Stop in for expert panels and presentations on everything from surgical robots to machine learning for medical devices.
- Tech Theater
Take a closer look at suppliers’ most exciting innovations. Sessions are led by expert suppliers, so you can learn about new tech firsthand.
- Innovation Zone
New in 2021! The Innovation Zone brings together the industry’s most revolutionary and exciting new products. Walk the zone at your own pace, see the future on display.
- Career Zone
Take your career to the next level. Stop by for free sessions and workshops designed to advance your career.
- Engineering HQ
This is home base for engineering innovation at the event. See new advances in automotive, robotics, 3D printing, packaging, and more.
The expo is where Midwest engineers come to connect. Take part in formal and informal networking events across the expo floor.
Who You’ll Meet
Recommend, specify, or make final buying decisions
Are from the Midwest region
Have an active project or one planned within the year
- Manufacturing contributes more than $52.7 billion a year to the state’s economy and accounts for the second-largest share of the state’s gross domestic product (GDP).
- Minnesota ranks among the top states in patent registration and leads the nation in medical device patents per capita.
- Between 2010 and 2019, manufacturing industries added more than 31,700 jobs for 11% growth.
This event is designed for experts who need to solve tricky challenges in sustainable plastics, smart packaging, bio-compatible materials, 3D printing, and IIOT.
This is the place where exhibitors, engineers, executives, and thought leaders can learn, contribute, and create solutions to move the industry forward.
PLASTEC Minneapolis 2021: Conference
Event is a place where innovative thinkers come together to solve big challenges. You can take this a step further and join the Medical Design & Manufacturing conference, which offers three immersive tracks: R&D, Product Development, and Quality & Manufacturing.
Conference Topics Include:
- Emerging technologies
- Materials and coatings
- User-centered design
- Artificial intelligence
- Sensor technologies
- Usability testing
- Scale up and slim down