Where the Midwest's Manufacturing Professionals Come to Connect

PLASTEC Minneapolis is the region's only plastics event, bringing together the people, products, and solutions you need to create competitive products. Access top-level suppliers including Alro Steel & Plastics, Arburg, Bole North America, and Engel, as you explore the latest trends and technologies in 3D printing, injection molding, materials, and more. This annual event is a must every single year for staying on top of the latest in the plastics.

Why Attend?

  • It's your only annual opportunity to access the region's largest collection of suppliers on one floor — more than 500 companies total
  • This year we're spotlighting three core topics transforming the way you design and manufacture your products — 3D printing, smart manufacturing, and cardio
  • You can take your pick of free educational sessions happening every hour in theater-style educational sessions at the Expo — all yours at no charge
  • You have the option to attend two unmatched industry Conferences. Access exclusive insights at the MD&M Medtech Conference, Embedded Systems Conference — or both
  • Get in on the endless opportunities to network formally and informally with other attendees and exhibitors through organized events
  • An all-star keynote address both days of the show will cover two timely topics in advanced manufacturing — 3D printing with functional materials and the future autonomous vehicles
  • You're in good company! Over 5,000 attendees are coming
  • Your pass is actually six Expo Passes in one! Check out five additional Expos running alongside MD&M covering the full development process, end-to-end — medtech, plastics, packaging, automation, design engineering, and embedded systems

Who Attends this Event?

Last year, some of the top attending companies included:

Donaldson
DuPont Performance Materials
Entegris
General Mills

General Pattern
Honeywell
Phillips-Medisize
Pioneer Plastics

Polaris Industries
Stratasys
Toshiba Machine Company of America

Six Leading Shows, One Powerful Event

Expo Hours

Wednesday, October 31
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Thursday, November 1
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.