February 6-8, 2018Anaheim Convention CenterAnaheim, CA
February 6-8, 2018 | Anaheim Convention Center | Anaheim, CA

Unlock Plastics Innovation

At North America's Largest Annual Design & Manufacturing Event

PLASTEC West connects you with over 20,000 engineers and executives, as well as hundreds of leading suppliers, across the advanced design and manufacturing spectrum who all understand the value in working together on the industry's cutting edge.

This your chance to learn from industry luminaries as they present their insights, and find the plastics technology, innovation, and inspiration you should be taking back to the office. It's three days of industry immersion that plastics professionals simply can't afford to miss.

2017 Event Keynote

In 2002, Jamie teamed up with his former employee, Adam Savage to film a TV pilot for MythBusters. Over the 12 years that the show aired Jamie and Adam have busted over 750 myths, traveled the country to speak, and appeared on numerous shows including the Late Show with David Letterman, Good Morning America, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, and many more.

Find Your Solutions

Get face-to-face time with leading product and service providers offering the plastics solutions you need, including 3D printing, polymers, injection molding, rotational molding, pultrusion, thermoforming, lightweighting, and extrusion.

Deepen Your Knowledge

Experience two can't-miss educational conference events: The 32nd annual Medical Design & Manufacturing (MD&M) West conference and the Smart Manufacturing Innovation Summit will feature industry-leading speakers with valuable insights into a range of design and manufacturing challenges, including product development, user-centric design, sensors, and machine learning.

Connect With Your Industry

Engage with over 20,000 industry professionals from leading companies such as Conair, Husky Injection Molding Systems, Moldex3D North America, and Toshiba Machine Co. of America. In an increasingly digital world, face-to-face connections matter, and our networking activities help you build relationships you simply can’t forge on the phone.

Explore the Smart Manufacturing Revolution

Smart manufacturing is redefining your industry — and it's here to stay. Cobots are becoming smarter and complex systems are connecting to provide unprecedented flexibility, insight, and efficiency on the factory floor. It's not an option of if to adopt, it's when. And you can see it all in perspective at PLASTEC West

Explore collaborative robots and robotics accessories on display from the world's top suppliers. Attend free activities that connect you with the leading technologies and professionals building the factories of the future. Immerse yourself in the three-day, expert-led Smart Manufacturing Innovation Summit. It's time to come face-to-face with your industry's game-changer.

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Why Your Colleagues and Competitors Attend

“Like a kid in a candy store...all your plastic design and support needs in one place!”

“Exceptional availability of educational and innovative business opportunities.”

“They had a great representation of molding equipment, material suppliers, and manufactures. It was a huge show and there was a ton of awesome things to see.”

2017 Event Supporters

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