Event Go-Live: SEPT. 13-OCT. 13, 2021
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Virtual Event

The entire design and manufacturing community is here.
Come on in.

#WestPlus

  • 50 countries
  • I50 educational sessions
  • 750 conference delegates
  • 1,210 exhibitors
  • 7,000 attendees

West+ provides you all the content you crave.

From 3D printing and digital health to smart manufacturing, and packaging, West+ provides you the chance to begin your journey, or pick up from where you left off, to discovering the latest innovation, engineering new technology, and building impactful products.

Technical Conference

Go beyond the surface and learn how industry leaders are tackling challenges and creating new innovation within digital health, 3D printing, smart manufacturing, and more.

Free Webinars

Missed our August event, or couldn’t get to all your sessions? Don’t worry, this is your opportunity to go back and attend all the sessions you wanted.

Exhibitors

Suppliers from across the advanced design and manufacturing industry will be showcasing their latest technology and product demos directly to you.

Networking

Building strong relationships is always essential. Thanks to our partnership with Swapcard, a state-of-the-art virtual platform, we’re able to ensure you meet the right people. Features include:

  • An algorithm-driven “matchmaking” function to connect professionals using sophisticated artificial intelligence.
  • A “book a meeting” feature on supplier profiles for easy scheduling. Simply choose a time slot and you’re in.
  • A Q&A box to get your questions answered from speakers in real time. You can also up-vote/down-vote questions from others.
  • In-platform messaging for easy emailing with experts, peers, and suppliers.

An easy-to-use screensharing function to talk through documents and other items in your 1:1 calls.

Round Table Discussions

Topic based round table discussions are providing participants with access to thought leaders and other peers in a more intimate and informal environment.

Participate in the live ask the expert virtual round table discussions where each round table will be hosted by an expert in a particular subject.

2021 Informa Markets Engineering West’s Keynote Presentation

Artificial Intelligence is Transforming —
Or Is It?

Our panel of industry experts will talk about what’s driving adoption across manufacturing, and how AI and ML state of the art technology can deliver tangible benefits for emerging and fast-paced manufacturing. Topics include:

  • Trends in AI +ML across manufacturing sectors
  • The Love / Hate relationship between AI and big data
  • Implementation challenges including ethics and bias, data quality, levels of autonomy and the potential for "overtrust" by users
  • How AR hardware and software are being used to advance training, and better maintain and repair equipment
  • AI and ML skills engineers need now to be competitive in the marketplace

Kevin
Goodheart

Engagement Manager, Siemens
Digital Industry Software

Kelly
Malone

Chief Customer Officer, Taqtile

Dave
Saunders

Chief Technology Officer &
Co-Founder, Galen Robotics

2021 Informa Markets Engineering West Speakers

Below are some of our industry leaders from this past August’s Design. Engineer. Build. Conference that you may have missed, but now have the opportunity to listen-in on.

Carla
Leibowitz

Chief Business Development Officer, Paige

Avishek
Mishra

Regulatory Affairs Specialist, Medtronic

Pat
Baird

Regulatory Specialist, Philips

Kim
Trautman

Medical Device, IVD &
Combination Product Expert

David
Stein

CEO, Babson Diagnostics

Philip
Remedios

Principal, Director of Design & Development, Black Hagen Design

Eri
Hirumi

Regulatory Affairs
Specialist, Microvention

Adhiraj
Mamak

Sr. Manager, Global Quality Compliance, Illumina

Len
Czuba

President, Czuba Exterprises

Anthony
Favaloro

Director, Strategic Partnerships, Lumos Diagnostics

Ed
Brehm

Sr. Manager, Regulatory Affairs, Senior Manager, Quidel

Ajay
Padsalgikar, Ph.D.

Senior Principal Scientist, DSM