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    Smart Factory Expo – UK’s Biggest Digital Manufacturing Show, Exhibition Centre Liverpool, 14-15 November 2018

    Start date: 14/11/2018
    Cost: Pre-registration to Smart Factory Expo is free via link in article

    Smart Factory Expo, Europe’s biggest showcase for the ‘Fourth Industrial Revolution’ (4IR), a revolution in the manufacturing agility, innovation and thinking, returns to Liverpool this November. Now in its third year, the show promises to be a bigger and better event – with 6,000 attendees from technology, finance and manufacturing visiting over 250 exhibitors and choosing over 200 free-to-attend presentations sessions.

    The expo, in partnership with government, world-class industry professionals and expert solution providers, provides attendees and exhibitors with a platform to discuss, collaborate and grow in the age of industrial digitalisation.

    “We were delighted with the response of our audience of manufacturing directors to our decision to move to Liverpool City Region – and we are excited to share what we are doing to make the UK’s biggest digital manufacturing show even better.” – Nick Hussey, CEO of Hennik Group

    Why attend Smart Factory Expo 2018? 

    The two-day event brings new and exciting features this year, such as six visitor zones: Industrial Automation, Internet of Things, Digital Transformation, Smart Factory, Manufacturing Innovation and Industrial Data. With conversations focused around visitor’s needs, each zone has its own dedicated Solutions Theatre, offering exhibitors the ability to engage directly with attendees. At the same time, these discussion forums allow visitors to hear knowledge and best practice advice from thought-leaders in their respective sectors.

    Running through the entire exhibition is the Innovation Alley – a showcase for manufacturing tech start-ups, ensuring that the whole 4IR ecosystem is represented.

    New features also include Partners District, Manufacturing Tours, Case Study Café and much more. To find out more these features, visit

    Pre-registration to Smart Factory Expo is free via

    European Regional Development Fund Northern Powerhouse
    Partners Department for Business Innovation and Skills Finance Birmingham