Smart Factory Expo features 140 exhibitors showcasing world-class digital transformation solutions and the latest technology innovations for the manufacturing sector.

Why Exhibit at Smart Factory Expo?

Taking place from 10 – 11 November, Smart Factory Expo is the industry’s biggest digital manufacturing show. It is a showcase for the revolution in technology, process and thinking behind Industry 4.0 demonstrated through a vibrant and exciting programme of activity.

Visitors are only from manufacturing companies, ensuring the highest quality of potential clients.

Smart Factory Expo showcases cutting edge solutions, with Innovation Alley at the heart of the expo.

We promote continual learning and knowledge through free-to-attend presentations in our solution theatres.

The expo attracts c-suite level key decision makers looking for innovative solutions.

Visitors are encouraged to network throughout the event at multiple opportunities including our network lounge.

We attract an engaged audience with real buying power from renowned manufacturing organisations.

Our existing reputation as a quality content provider means only the best technologies and solutions are exhibited.

Exhibitors, presentations and solutions theatres all in one location makes it the must attend event for manufacturers looking for the solutions to their problems.

The 10 visitor zones cover all areas of manufacturing, attracting a diverse pool of potential clients who may not have previously engaged with your product.

Exhibiting in 2021

Our 2021 Digital Transformation Assessment, commissioned by IBM, and 2021 Manufacturing Investment Insights report detail investment intentions and priorities of senior decision makers within manufacturing and sends a clear message to vendors: the manufacturing industry is ready and eager to invest.

Smart Factory Expo provides the platform to facilitate this rapidly growing adoption of digital technology within manufacturing.

According to the survey respondents, the primary reason for attending in person events are:


Conversing, networking and making new contacts


Investigating and sourcing the latest technology innovations and solutions


Seeing products and demonstrations live

With nine content theatres and ten visitor zones focused on different digital manufacturing opportunities and featuring world class presentations and exhibitors, Smart Factory Expo attracts the key decision makers from the biggest names in manufacturing.

Whatever your role in manufacturing, there is a space for you at Smart Factory Expo that will place your products and services, technologies and ideas in front of an engaged audience with real buying power.

To download the full 2021 Digital Transformation Assessment, click here: 

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Data from Smart Factory Expo 2019

Find out more about exhibiting

Contact our exhibition sales manager, Sam Jones, directly on +44 7368 395 229 or at

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