MEDTEC UK provides a huge opportunity to get up to date on the latest products and services offered by the suppliers to theindustry, to see innovations in the manufacturing environment and discover new approaches to production challenges. This year’sshow has four special focus areas and is colocated with six other manufacturing exhibitions. www.devicelink.com/expo/mdt09 MEDTEC UK: 25–26 March 2009 NEC, Birmingham, UK Opening times: 25 March 2009 10.00–16.30 26 March 2009 10.00–16.00
The big event
Some of the biggest names in the industry will be exhibiting at MEDTEC UK; turn to page 58 for the full list of exhibitors. The companies include subcontract manufacturers; fabricators of components, tubing and electronics; and providers of raw materials, adhesives, testing equipment and services and production and assembly equipment. The exhibition has four focus areas:
Automation, Assembly and Robotics showcases the latest technology for automated production and assembly techniques.
Medical Packaging is dedicated to materials, outsourcers and machinery for the packaging of medical devices.
PrecisionTec is sponsored by Yamazaki Mazak and features multi-axis CNC technology, micromachining, lasers and ultrasonic technology for the manufacture of devices and implants from speciality medical alloys.
Medical Plastics Technology focuses on high performance plastics, injection moulding and extrusion techniques.
Visitors have free access to six other manufacturing exhibitions held at the same time: 3C, MTec, Machine Building, VTX Vision Technology, Practical Vacuum and the Green Manufacturing Zone. www.advancedmanufacturinguk.com