Get Plastics Manufacturing Solutions That Keep You Ahead of the Competition.
The plastics industry is driven by constant change. To survive, you must always be evolving. Register for PLASTEC East to learn about the latest innovations in polymers, materials, molding, sourcing, extrusion, and manufacturing technology. Learn about new solutions that impact all your current and future projects. Discover advancements in materials and strategies that help you capture and retain clients.
PLASTEC East is your destination to learn best practices. See the latest innovations in automation. Gather insights, tips, and a deeper understanding of our industry that enables you to thrive in today’s bottom-line-focused economy.
Join business leaders, entrepreneurs, manufacturers, and suppliers to share solutions, collaborate, and begin relationships that help you design, manufacture, and deliver products faster, more efficiently, and more economically, so you stay ahead of the competition.
Make better buying decisions. Meet new suppliers. Make your capabilities stand out so you stand out.
One Exhibit Floor. Seven Powerful Expos.
Our 2016 event offered you access to six additional manufacturing industry expos and more than 900 total suppliers on the same exhibit floor. Attendees discovered cutting-edge technologies, new materials, and state-of-the-art manufacturing process at Medical Design & Manufacturing (MD&M) East, Atlantic Design & Manufacturing, EastPack, ATX (Automation Technology) East, HBA Global, and Quality Expo.
No matter your focus area, everything, and everyone you need to design and manufacture products better, realize greater ROI, and grow your business is on the exhibit floor.
The Expo Is Just The Beginning
Attendees who upgraded to a Conference pass expanded and deepened their knowledge. Participated in three keynotes, powerful panel discussions, hands-on workshops, and deep-dive technical sessions to help you solve challenges and stimulate business.
2016 Conference attendees slected eight conference learning tracks covering topics such as medical design, packaging and Industry 4.0.
Why You Can’t Miss PLASTEC East 2017!
Collaborate with top industry professionals.
Participate in the largest, most important advanced manufacturing gathering on the East Coast.
Network with more than 11,000 professionals from the industry’s leading companies.
Experience unmatched access to inspirational keynote speakers.
Collaborate with like-minded industry professionals at exciting networking activities.
Exchange ideas and contact information at the new Round Table Discussions that could lead to your next career advancing collaboration.
Inspire Your Next Solution
Every step in the advanced design & manufacturing process is here for you to see, demo, and experience.
Discover new developments in automation, injection molding, extrusion, and primary processing machinery.
Explore the latest in materials, polymers, and testing equipment.
Boost Your Career
Head to the Center Stage Theater for more than 20 hours of free content right on the Expo floor.
Upgrade to a full Conference pass to attend three information-filled tracks
Deepen your understanding of packaging with panel discussions, workshops, multiple product demonstrations, and more.
Optimize your productivity. Your full Conference pass admits you to every learning track and training session, including tracks covering medical design and Industry 4.0.
PLASTEC East Can Deliver New Business
Exhibitors know PLASTECS East has successfully connected plastic buyers and suppliers for over 15 years in an interactive face-to-face environment featuring product and service demonstrations, networking, and education programs. Take the next step today!
Attendees with Buying Power: 83% recommend, specify, or make the final decision
Real Purchase Intent: 69% plan to purchase products/services, engage suppliers in a NDA/RFP, or both, within the next year
High-Level Prospects: 1/3 of all attendees represent Executive Management or Engineering
Co-located Events: EastPack, Medical Design & Manufacturing (MD&M) East, HBA Global, Design & Manufacturing, Quality Expo, PLASTEC East, and ATX East