AeroDef Manufacturing® is an aerospace manufacturing and defense manufacturing conference and trade show for the aerospace and defense manufacturing industry. Produced by SME, in partnership with industry OEMs, our mission is to foster innovation across the extended enterprise to reduce costs, expedite production times and maintain manufacturing competitiveness in the global economy.
AeroDef showcases the industry’s most advanced technologies. Our keynote speakers and panelists come from the highest levels of government and industry. They participate to share their vision of the potential of technology, collaboration and public policy to transform manufacturing – concepts that attendees will experience on the exposition floor and in the in-depth conference technical sessions. It’s the one event that brings together high-concept, advanced solutions and real-world applications.
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The manufacturing industry doesn’t sit still; it adapts to keep economies moving while the future races forward. Times change and conditions change. Technological progress drives change. Manufacturers adapt, creating innovation that guides the way forward. Join us at AeroDef to see what’s coming and how to stay ahead.
Explore AeroDef Event Features:
Conference: The AeroDef Manufacturing conference provides diverse technical sessions, workshops, and panels to choose from and each session offers a unique opportunity for aerospace manufacturers and defense manufacturers to meet face-to-face with engineers, product designers, and managers to find innovative solutions to their most difficult manufacturing challenges. Presentations offer a practical look at the issues encountered at multiple levels of the extended enterprise and represent a wide spectrum of manufacturing technologies.
Technical Sessions & Featured Panels include:
Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing
Advanced Manufacturing Enterprise
Automation, Assembly & Robotics
Composites Manufacturing & Advanced Materials
Smart Manufacturing/Industry 4.0
Technology Exhibits: Brochures only give you the basics. Videos only tell part of the story. The best way to learn about any new product is to see it in person. AeroDef showcases the technologies leading manufacturing all in one location.
Integrated Solution Center: See a demonstration of air-gapped IIoT 4.0 automation and closed-loop process control using low-cost equipment you may be using today. You’ll learn how to enable legacy machine tools to use open standards, add new sensors, integrate other enabled machines and devices to provide a collective dashboard of actionable intelligence for your factory floor. Experts from Advanced Manufacturing International (AMI) will be on-hand to explain the demonstration and answer your questions.
Explore Featured Technologies:
Additive Manufacturing & 3D Technologies
Automation & Robotics
Finishing & Coatings
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Don’t miss your chance to connect with and learn from the industry’s leading manufacturers. Register for AeroDef 2021 today.