Make sure that you and your team are up-to-date with the latest market trends, emerging technologies and best industry practices at the two free-to-attend conference and seminar theaters at the Injection Molding and Design Expo. Expect answers to the big questions about the future of the industry, new ways of working and how to improve your products.

Through a mixture of technical talks, industry debates, keynote presentations and practical training seminars, the conference will provide an in-depth and up-to-date look at the industry and how to prepare for the future. The programs will be selected by the editorial, consulting and production teams at AMI and Crain Global Polymer Group who have extensive experience of curating leading conferences for the plastics industry.

The detailed programs featuring 80+ industry experts will be published in the fall. Here are just some of the hot topics that you can expect to be covered:


The Conference Theater
  • Automation
  • Energy efficiency
  • Quality control
  • Industry 4.0
  • Reducing downtime
  • Case studies and benchmarking
  • Innovative materials
  • Sustainable design
  • Consumer trends
  • Light-weighting
  • Collaborative design
  • 3D printing
The Training space
  • Process optimization
  • Materials selection
  • Design for molding
  • Faster tool changes
  • Perfecting plasticization
  • Design analysis and modelling