The Expo—Where Innovation Takes Center Stage


  • Driving distance to Midwest manufacturing hubs
  • 30+ free educational sessions
  • 500 exhibitors

Explore the Latest Design & Manufacturing Technologies Up Close


Advanced Manufacturing Minneapolis — this 5-in-1 industry-wide event lets you explore the latest trends and technologies shaping the future in advanced design and manufacturing across medtech, packaging, automation, plastics, and design to accelerate your business goals and grow your career. 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

Look What’s Free With Your Expo Pass

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.

Expo Hall

Discover and demo the latest products, technology, and solutions covering medtech, packaging, automation, plastics, and design.

Here’s a closer look:

  • 5 shows in 1: Medical Design & Manufacturing (MD&M), MinnPack, Automation Technology Expo (ATX), Design and Manufacturing (D&M) and Plastec
  • Over 500 exhibitors
  • Free admission for pre-registered attendees
  • Daily prize drawings

Keynotes in The Expo Hall

Hear insights from leading engineers and influencers at daily keynotes in the expo hall.

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Tech Tours

Take a guided Tech Tour for an in-depth look at exhibits of special interest on the expo floor. Tours include Cardiovascular led by an MD+DI Editor; 3D Printing & Additive Manufacturing led by Daphne Allen, Editor at Design News; and Food & Beverage Packaging led by Lisa McTigue Pierce, Executive Editor at Packaging Digest.

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The expo is where Midwest engineers come to connect. Take part in formal and informal networking events, Welcome Reception, Booth Bar Crawls, Lunch & Learns, and Coffee Talks across the expo floor.

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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.

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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.

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Engineering Theater

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

Sponsored by: Biomerics logo

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Medical Design & Manufacturing (MD&M) Conference

Upgrade your expo pass with a 2-day or 1-day MD&M Conference pass. This 5-track conference addresses the latest hot topics in MedTech including cardiovascular treatments, human factors considerations, artificial intelligence applications, and 3D printing & additive manufacturing for medical devices.

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See Who Attends


Abbott Laboratories



Boston Scientific



General Mills


Hormel Foods

John Deere

Johnson & Johnson

Mayo Clinic








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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