Plastics Processing Solutions, From Materials to Machinery

EXHIBITION

Access thousands of suppliers exhibiting at the PLASTEC West event. See the latest ground-breaking technologies and collaborate with experts on your product and process challenges.

  • Extrusion
  • Material handling
  • Molding
  • Raw materials sourcing
  • And much more!

View the full list of 2016 exhibitors.

COMPREHENSIVE EDUCATION & TRAINING

Attend expert-led presentations, case studies, and panel discussions on a variety of subject areas. Topics vary each year; for example in 2016 the main subject areas were...

  • Packaging
  • Medical Devices
  • Smart Manufacturing/Industry 4.0

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KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Event keynotes are free to everyone attending the event. The 2017 event keynotes have not yet been announced. The 2016 keynotes were led by some truly innovative visionaries such as Ray Kurzweil, who has been described as "the restless genius" by The Wall Street Journal. See keynote details.

PRESENTATIONS ON THE EXPO FLOOR

The event hosts two presentation theaters right on the expo floor...

  • The Center Stage hosts presentations on a wide variety of topics, plus other great activities
  • Tech Theater hosts product demonstrations and supplier talks for all industries

NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES

Take advantage of a variety of networking opportunities to connect with other industry professionals...

  • Speed Networking sessions
  • Conference drinks reception
  • Free food and drinks on the expo floor during the Booth Crawl

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BONUS FEATURES (examples from 2016)

  • Attend the Golden Mousetrap Awards ceremony honoring product and manufacturing innovation
  • Attend a free Innovation Tour of the hottest technologies on the expo floor
  • Drawings for round-trip for two on an executive aircraft
  • Free Lunch & Learn sessions

Benefit from expanded opportunities, with PLASTEC West running alongside 5 additional tradeshows.

"This event is a must-have in my product development toolbox. Meeting vendors and finding their thoughts regarding processes... every year is a new year!" 
– LAUNCHING IDEAS INC.

2016 Event Supporter