Discover the Plastics Innovations Shaping the Future
PLASTEC East, part of the largest advanced design and manufacturing event on the East Coast, is the annual must-attend trade show that puts the latest plastics innovations on display. Source from the region's most comprehensive collection of cutting-edge suppliers, deepen your expertise with free, conference-level education, and network with thousands of professionals who can help you advance your projects – and your career.
From new materials and additives to rapid prototyping and injection molding, one lap of the show floor will help you overcome your toughest manufacturing challenges and keep you up to speed on the innovations transforming the industry. Everything you need to take projects to market faster and more cost effectively is here.
Interested in exhibiting? Reserve your booth today!
Innovate with Exhibitors
Explore the latest in thermoforming, foam molding, plastic distributors, and more that can help you improve product quality and increase manufacturing efficiency. Companies represented this year include:
| 3D Systems|
Dupont Medical Packaging
| Graham Engineering / American Kuhne|
Stratasys Direct Manufacturing
Find the inspiration to move your projects through the pipeline by connecting with leading suppliers and accessing the insights and education needed to keep your plastics on schedule and under budget. Key topics at the show include:
Carbon Fiber Composites
Coating & Surface Treatment
Contract Manufacturing Services
| Machine Components|
Materials & Additives
Molds & Dies
Collaborate with Attendees
Whether you're sourcing polypropylene, in search of ABS, or looking to stay on top of the latest in design and compression molding, PLASTEC East is the event for you. Top attending titles include:
| Design engineer|
| Production manager|
In-Depth Industry Education – For Free!
New this year! Take advantage of free, conference-level education at three dedicated learning hubs across the expo floor. Find expert insights on bioprinting, AI, VR, and more at the Medtech Hub, access the latest thinking in automation, cobots, and 3D printing at the Smart Manufacturing Hub, and dig into packaging design, testing, and e-commerce at the Packaging Hub. Choose from more than 35 hours of in-depth education over three full days to build the learning plan that's right for you.
Walk One Floor. Explore Six Shows.
Beyond PLASTEC East, explore five additional trade shows covering key aspects of the advanced design and manufacturing industry — design engineering, packaging, medtech, quality, and automation. You'll find the entire design to manufacturing process in one comprehensive event experience.