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The Midwest’s Leading Plastics Event Returns

This October, five exciting industries come together for Minnesota's largest advanced design and manufacturing show.

PLASTEC Minneapolis offers you a chance to connect with suppliers and discover the latest trends and technology from 3D printing manufacturers, plastic manufacturers, and more.

The heart of the event is about helping you circulate beyond your own industry to solve problems with experts in plastics, packaging, automation, medical technology, and robotics.

Whether you're looking for technological innovations or talent for your future workforce, you'll find your solution at PLASTEC Minneapolis.


PLASTEC Minneapolis attendees will have access to suppliers across every step of the design and manufacturing supply chain, including prominent industry leaders:

Automation Inc.
B. Braun
Cold Jet
NACS Inc./PurePouch
Proto Labs
Toshiba Machine

What's Happening on the Expo Floor?

Tech Theater

Watch innovative exhibitors across medtech and other fields showcase their latest technologies. Ask questions, get answers, and discover products for your projects.

Engineering HQ

See demonstrations, case studies, panels, and presentations on new advances in robotics, industrial automation, IoT, electronics, 3D printing, packaging, and more.

Medtech Central

Hear from leaders in the field in this educational hub, offering panels, presentations, demos, and solutions.

Booth Crawl

We've set up a tour of exhibitors to give you tech tricks and tasty treats, including drinks and light bites, from 3 to 4 p.m. on Wednesday, October 23.

25th Anniversary Celebration

Help us celebrate MD&M’s 25th anniversary by attending special dedicated events on the expo floor. Stay tuned.

Today's Top Technologies

You know all the top companies names in plastics will be there. But what exactly are they bringing? Check out the exhaustive list of must-sees at the Expo with our product directory.

The PLASTEC Community

Last Year's Attending Companies

DuPont Performance Materials
General Mills
General Pattern
Pioneer Plastics
Polaris Industries
Toshiba Machine Company of America

We Have Exactly What You're Looking For

3D printing
Design for manufacturing
Extrusion/mold & dies
Injection molding
Lean manufacturing
Materials & additives
Medical plastics
New materials
Plastic part design
Product design
Rapid prototyping

Expo Hours

Wednesday, October 23
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Thursday, October 24
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.