Industrial, technical and engineering exhibitions in 2018

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Exhibition and trade show season is almost upon us with the majority of events kicking off in Spring. Exhibitions and trade shows present a valuable sales and marketing opportunity for many manufacturing, engineering and industrial companies. Exhibitions are a great way to raise brand awareness, increase sales, target specific industry sectors, meet prospects and customers, and launch new products or services.

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Searching for relevant trade shows to consider is time-consuming and endless (we know - we've done it for this blog post!). Below is a list of upcoming exhibitions, trade shows and conferences to help you plan potential events to exhibit at, or visit to check it out for future years:

April 2018

16-18 April | Food & Drink Expo | NEC Birmingham | @FoodDrinkExpo | #FDE2018

16-18 April | Foodex | NEC Birmingham | @Foodex | #FDX2018

17 April | UK Infrastructure Show | NEC Birmingham 

17 April | Routeco Live | Village Hotel, Leeds | @routeco

17-18 April | The Energyst Event | National Motorcycle Museum Birmingham | 

18-19 April | Critical Power & Decentralised Energy CPDe | Ricoh Arena Coventry 

18-19 April | IoT Tech Global | Olympia London | @iottechexpo

18-19 April | Blockchain Expo Global | Olympia London | @Blockchain_Expo

19 April | Routeco Live | Stadium MK Milton Keynes | @routeco

May 2018

1-3 May | Infrarail | Excel London | @Infrarail | #infrarail2018

2-3 May | All Energy | SECC Glasgow | @AllEnergy

3 May | Pump Centre Conference | International Centre Telford 

3 May | Routeco Live | Hampden Park, Scotland | @routeco

10 May | FAST Live | National Motorcycle Museum Birmingham | @fasteninguk

10 May | Engineering Materials Live | National Motorcycle Museum Birmingham | @Eng_Materials

16 May | UKIVA Machine Vision Conference | Arena MK Milton Keynes | @UKIVAconfex

22-23 May | edie Live | NEC Birmingham | @edielive | #edielive2018

June 2018

5-7 June | Automechanika | NEC Birmingham | #automechanikaBHAM

5-7 June | Subcon | NEC Birmingham | @subconshow | #subconshow

5-7 June | The Engineer Expo | NEC Birmingham | @subconshow

12-14 June | Internet of Things World Europe | Excel London | @IoTworldseries

19-21 June | Facilities Show | Excel London | @Facilities_Show

19-21 June | IFSEC | Excel London | @IFSEC

19-21 June | Safety & Health Expo | Excel London | @SHExpo

19-21 June | FIREX International | Excel London | @FIREXIntl

19-21 June | Field Service Management Expo | Excel London | @FSMExpo

21 June | Made in the Midlands Exhibition | Ricoh Arena Coventry 

26 June | High Tech Manufacturing & Precision Engineering Expo | Ricoh Arena Coventry 

26-28 June | Hillhead | Hillhead Quarry Buxton | @hillheadshow

July 2018 

4-5 July | Manufacturing & Engineering | Metro radio Centre Newcastle | @MfgEngShow

September 2018

12-13 September | Health & Safety Scotland | SEC Glasgow

12-13 September | Fire Safety Scotland | SEC Glasgow

12-13 September | Facilities Scotland | SEC Glasgow

12-13 September | The Recycling & Waste Management Exhibition | NEC Birmingham | @RWM_Exhibition | #RWM18

12-13 September | Contamination Expo | NEC Birmingham | @contaminationEx

12-13 September | Flood Expo | NEC Birmingham | @TheFloodExpo

12-13 September | Marine & Coastal Civil Engineering Expo | NEC Birmingham | @MCCE_Expo | #M&CCE

12-13 September | Packaging Innovations | Olympia London | @EasyfairsPACK

19-20 September | Surface World Live | NEC Birmingham | #surfaceworldlive

25-26 September | Sensors & Instrumentation | NEC Birmingham | #sensorsshow

25-26 September | What's New in Electronics Live | NEC Birmingham | @WhatsNewInElec

25-27 September | PPMA Show | NEC Birmingham | @ppmashow | #PPMAShow

25-27 September | TCT Show | NEC Birmingham | @TCTShow | #TCTShow

26-27 September | Northern Manufacturing & Electronics | EventCity Manchester | @industry_co_uk | #northmanf

October 2018

9-10 October | Health & Safety North | EventCity Manchester 

9-10 October | Fire Safety North | EventCity Manchester 

9-11 October | UK Construction Week | NEC Birmingham | @UK_CW

9-11 October | Build Show | NEC Birmingham | @buildshow

9-11 October | Energy 2018 | NEC Birmingham | @UKenergyshow

9-11 October | Building Tech Live | NEC Birmingham | @buildtechlive

9-11 October | Surface Materials Show | NEC Birmingham | @smshowuk

9-11 October | HVAC | NEC Birmingham | @hvacshow

9-11 October | Civils Expo | NEC Birmingham | @civilsandbuild

9-11 October | Plant & Machinery Live | NEC Birmingham 

10-11 October | PHOTNEX Europe Live | Ricoh Arena Coventry | @PHOTONEX

10-11 October | Vacuum Expo | Ricoh Arena Coventry | @VacuumExpo

10-11 October | Robotics & Automation | Arena MK Milton Keynes | @roboticsautoex 

17-18 October | Engineering Design Show | Ricoh Arena Coventry 

31 October | Advanced Engineering | NEC Birmingham | @advancedenguk

31 October | LAB Innovations | NEC Birmingham | @LABINNOVATIONS

November 2018

1 November | Advanced Engineering | NEC Birmingham | @advancedenguk

1 November | LAB Innovations | NEC Birmingham | @LABINNOVATIONS

6-7 November | Maintec | NEC Birmingham 

Phew! That's a lot of shows you can target to amplify your industrial marketing efforts. Keep checking back as we'll be updating the list on a regular basis.

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