Advanced Manufacturing Anaheim, the nation’s largest advanced design and manufacturing event comprised of five events: MD&M West, Pacific Design & Manufacturing, West Pack, ATX West, and PLASTEC West, will feature new content and interactive exhibits for its 2019 event designed to showcase the latest technology and trends relevant to the global manufacturing community. New to this year’s agenda includes cutting-edge technology in the New Tech Base Camp, the latest interactive design prototyping in the Design Dome, relevant career advice at the Career Zone, and much more. All new attractions across the five events will take place this week, February 5-7, at the Anaheim Convention Center.
Nearly 40 fluid power manufacturers will be at the event, highlighting their advances in materials and automation for medical device manufacturers. Stop by the following manufacturers’ booths to learn about the advances in sealing materials, pneumatic gripping and vacuum technologies, pneumatic controls, sensing technologies, and more.
“Globally, the advanced manufacturing community is entering a new dynamic phase as it becomes more integrated with the adoption of AI, ML and IoT. This means business leaders cannot rely on old responses and solutions in a new manufacturing environment; there is a greater need for the most current and relevant education to stay ahead of the rapidly evolving technology and trends,” said Suzanne Deffree, Brand Director, Intelligent Systems & Design, UBM. “Prioritizing business and career goals for attendees is top of mind at Anaheim and we encourage everyone to participate in all the new activities carefully curated for this year’s event that address the opportunities and challenges that exist in today’s and tomorrow’s market.”New to Medical Design & Manufacturing (MD&M) West 2019, the largest three-day MedTech Conference in North America are sessions that feature the latest innovations in R&D, technology, design, materials, regulatory and quality solutions, automation, smart manufacturing, 3D Printing, medical device components and more, including two opening plenary sessions. Both sessions will take place on Tuesday, February 5, from 8:30 a.m. – 9:10 a.m., each with a different focus for interested attendees.
Lastly, new to 2019 will be the Career Zone, a designated area where attendees are encouraged to network and connect with peers and premier companies hiring in the engineering space, including: ADMEDES GmbH, Cicor Group, Freudenberg Medical, Koch Packaging Systems, Inc., Sonoco, Tecan, OPTINOVA, among many more. At the Career Zone, attendees can discuss the design & manufacturing trends influencing career paths through targeted talks, workshops, and networking sessions all three days of the event from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m located in the 2nd floor Lobby.