The PLASTEC East expo gives you the largest collection of advanced design and manufacturing suppliers on the East Coast. Whether your focus is 3D printing, polymers, injection molding, extrusion, or anything else in the plastics arena, source cutting-edge products and services in a time-saving format with more than 900 solution providers across the full industry spectrum — in one location.
Center Stage is the base for all of the show action, every day. Free presentations, networking events and fun activities will keep you informed, engaged, and inspired throughout the event.
Tech Theater is where the most innovative exhibitors showcase their latest technologies. Ask questions, get answers, and discover new solutions you can engineer into your projects.
Join expert guides for a one-hour tour of the show floor focused on key themes including medtech, 3D printing, packaging, and sensors. Meet the companies driving innovation while digging deeper into today's hot topics.
Celebrate the exceptional efforts in advanced design and manufacturing — by start-ups and giants alike — at the premier awards program for the medtech industry. Get to know the 2017 winners as they go head-to-head for awards given in 12 categories.
3D printing and smart manufacturing are major trends in the advanced manufacturing industry, and you'll see them throughout the show. From a dedicated 3D Printing Zone and the world's leading suppliers of collaborative robots to free presentations and dedicated conference tracks, you'll have a variety of ways to explore and learn.
Connect with like-minded professionals for five-minute sessions on medtech, 3D printing, or packaging automation. From engineers and executives to suppliers and key decision makers, sit across the table from the faces that can help transform your projects, and your career.
Let your geek flag fly high and join us at Center Stage to show off your superior knowledge. Questions will test your nerdy know-how as you plunge into geek territory on topics ranging from famous innovators to sci-fi to engineering. Win valuable prizes and bragging rights!
Meet new people while showing off your engineering prowess in this exciting two-part free activity. First, you'll join a small team to build a robot in record time. Next, your team will battle it out for the grand prize. Space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis, so arrive early to secure your spot.
6 expos. 900 exhibitors. 1 pass.
Access six advanced manufacturing trade shows with your expo pass. PLASTEC East joins with MD&M East, EastPack, ATX East, Atlantic Design & Manufacturing, and Quality Expo to showcase a full spectrum of solutions on one expo floor. With the latest packaging, automation, design engineering, plastics, medtech, and quality solutions on display, you'll get an end-to-end perspective of the technologies shaping the industry.
Why Your Colleagues and Competitors Attend
"Great meeting of the masses for all those interested in plastic design and manufacturing. It is an excellent forum for both education and insight!"
— Tim Watson, Crayola
"Very good over all, an engineer's dream to attend."
— Nick Pyzocha, Integra Biosciences
"Very informative with access to abundant business sources."
— Sai Ram Kunta, Srk packaging solutions
June 12-13, 2018, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
June 14, 2018, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
• Registration hours: June 12–13, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
• Registration hours: June 14, 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.