The Expo—Where Innovation Takes Center Stage


  • Driving distance to Midwest manufacturing hubs
  • 30+ free educational sessions
  • Revolutionary and exciting new products in the Innovation Zone

Explore the Latest Design & Manufacturing Technologies Up Close


Advanced Manufacturing Minneapolis — our one-stop, 5-in-1 manufacturing expo puts you in front of the industry’s top engineers, business leaders, and disruptive companies. Check the growing exhibitor list, free education, and get ready to join a community of innovators driving design and manufacturing forward in Minneapolis and beyond.

Explore the Expo Floor

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. Learn more.


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. Learn more.


Engineering Theater
This is home base for engineering innovation at the event. See new advances in automotive, robotics, 3D printing, packaging, and more. Learn more.

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Innovation Zone
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. Learn more.


The expo is where Midwest engineers come to connect. Take part in formal and informal networking events across the expo floor. Learn more.


New! Tech Tours
Tech Tours provide in-depth look at exhibits of special interest on the expo floor. These hour-long tours begin daily in the IME Engineering Media Lounge - Booth 2137.

  • Automotive — Wednesday, November 2nd at 10:30 a.m. and led by Rob Spiegel, Senior Editor at Design News
  • Cardiovascular — Wednesday, November 2nd at 1:30 p.m. and led by Omar Ford, Editor-in-Chief at MD+DI
  • 3D Printing / Additive Manufacturing — Thursday, November 3rd at 1:45 p.m. and led by Rob Spiegel, Senior Editor at Design News

Learn more.

See Who Attends




Abbott Laboratories



General Motors



Boston Scientific

Mayo Clinic





General Mills

Apple Media

John Deere

5 Connected Expos. 1 Place to Be.

Explore all five trade shows that share the expo floor at Advanced Manufacturing Minneapolis. It’s a one-stop experience delivering design to manufacturing solutions at every stage of the manufacturing process—design, materials, manufacturing, automation, and packaging—in top manufacturing sectors, i.e., medtech, food and beverage, high-tech electronics, machinery, aerospace, and more.

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