SUBCON 2018, The Engineer Expo
One venue. Two unique industry events.
Now in its 42nd year, Subcon is firmly established as the must-attend event for subcontract manufacturing professionals across all industry sectors, looking to source suppliers, benchmark capabilities and secure the right partners to help them remain competitive in a global market.
The best of British manufacturing will be on display alongside a wealth of market leading international suppliers all looking to help UK manufacturers optimise their supply chain strategy in 2018 and beyond.
Taking place alongside a free to attend, 3-day educational programme and our brand new sister event, The Engineer Expo, Subcon 2018 is set to be the biggest event to date.
Exhibitors represent the best in:
Automotive, Aerospace, Metal processing, Plastic Mouldings, Design & Prototyping, Casting & forging, Materials, Software solutions, Testing & Inspection, Electronics.
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