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Manufacturing Conferences


There are several manufacturing-related conferences that take place in California on an annual basis.  These conferences provide a wealth of information on industry trends and latest technologies/methods being utilized (among other things), allowing businesses to have greater insights in their respective industries, and to make more informed decisions on future growth strategies.

AeroDef Manufacturing
AeroDef® Manufacturing is the leading exposition and technical conference for the aerospace and defense manufacturing industry.

Biomanufacturing Summit
The Biomanufacturing Summit attracts senior and executive level industry professionals working within manufacturing, process development and product operations.

BIOMEDevice
This is the Bay Area’s most comprehensive guide to medical device product development. We are bringing you this essential conference complete with the step-by-step practical skills and tools you need to meet the challenges faced by today’s medtech start-ups and device manufacturers.

Electronics West
Keep your finger on the pulse with face-to-face interactions and inspiration from the latest electronics technologies and marketplace insights.

MEDevice San Diego
This Conference & Showcase offers an educational program focused on issues that matter most to the Southern California community of medical device manufacturers and developers.

Medical Design & Manufacturing West
Attend the world’s largest medtech design and manufacturing event and connect to the inspiration, partnerships, education and technologies that drive medical device innovation.

Pacific Design & Manufacturing
In addition to networking opportunities and technical presentations, this show offers a series of Advanced Manufacturing Seminars focused on the latest technologies and process improvement techniques to help you get the most out of your design and manufacturing operations.

West Coast Manufacturing Conference
The goal of the West Coast Manufacturing Conference is to bring together business owners, industry leaders, government officials, the education system, capital providers and professional experts to discuss challenges and brainstorm solutions.