DISCOVER THE POWER OF INNOVATION AT THE DSEI 2023 MANUFACTURING HUB
The Manufacturing Hub at DSEI 2023 is an exciting and fast-growing area of the event dedicated to showcasing the latest breakthrough products, cutting-edge technologies and transformative ideas that are revolutionising the way we manufacture defence equipment. The Manufacturing Hub brings together a diverse community of industry leaders, prime contractors, suppliers, and SMEs who are driving advancements in areas such as CAD/CAM software, additive manufacturing, robotics, and electronics.
By fostering strategic partnerships with organisations like MAKE UK Defence and MTC, the Manufacturing Hub provides a platform for UK manufacturers to strengthen their relationships within the defence industry and explore new opportunities. Whether you're seeking to break into the defence sector, expand your network, or stay ahead of the latest trends, the Manufacturing Hub is the place to be for anyone passionate about shaping the future of defence manufacturing.
The Manufacturing Hub serves as a premier platform for industry professionals to connect, collaborate, and explore new opportunities in this dynamic sector.
DIVERSE PROFESSIONALS IN DEFENCE MANUFACTURING
The Manufacturing Hub at DSEI 2023 attracts a diverse range of professionals and industry experts who are at the forefront of manufacturing.
This vibrant community includes established manufacturers seeking to showcase their products and form strategic alliances, prime contractors relying on cutting-edge skills and technology to deliver complex manufacturing programs, ambitious small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) looking to break into the defence sector or expand their footprint and key decision-makers such as business development managers, engineer managers, heads of supply chain, and procurement professionals.
UNIQUE INSIGHTS IN DEFENCE MANUFACTURING
Together, creating a dynamic environment where innovative ideas are shared, valuable connections are made, and the future of manufacturing is shaped.
Whether you are an industry veteran or a rising star, the Manufacturing Hub offers unrivalled networking opportunities and invaluable insights into the latest trends and technologies driving the industry forward.
WHAT TYPE OF BUSINESSES WILL YOU FIND AT THE MANUFACTURING HUB?
- Manufacturers: Established companies and rising stars in the defence industry seeking to showcase their products, engage with key stakeholders, and strengthen their relationships within the sector.
- Prime Contractors: Industry leaders relying on the latest skills and technology to deliver complex manufacturing programs. The Manufacturing Hub offers them a chance to discover cutting-edge solutions and identify potential partners for collaboration.
- SMEs: Small and medium-sized enterprises looking to break into the defence sector or expand their footprint. The Manufacturing Hub provides valuable networking opportunities and insights into operating in the defence industry.
- Decision-Makers: Business development managers, engineer managers, heads of supply chain, procurement professionals, and other key decision-makers involved in shaping the future of defence manufacturing.
WHAT PRODUCTS AND SERVICES WILL YOU FIND AT THE MANUFACTURING HUB?
The Manufacturing Hub showcases a wide range of cutting-edge products and services, including:
- CAD/CAM Software: Explore the latest advancements in computer-aided design and manufacturing software, enhancing precision, efficiency, and productivity.
- Electronic Components: Discover the innovative electronic components powering the next generation of defence systems.
- Additive Manufacturing: Dive into 3D printing and additive manufacturing technologies, revolutionising production processes and enabling complex geometries.
- Turning, Milling, and Machining: Witness the mastery of precision machining techniques that accurately shape metal components.
- Ceramics: Delve into the realm of advanced ceramic materials renowned for their exceptional durability, heat resistance, and performance.
- Hybrid Manufacturers: Learn from industry leaders who combine traditional and advanced manufacturing techniques to achieve unprecedented levels of efficiency and quality.
- Consultancy Services: Connect with experts offering valuable insights, guidance, and strategic consultancy services to navigate the intricacies of defence manufacturing.
NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES AT THE MANUFACTURING HUB
- Engage in meaningful conversations with industry peers and thought leaders from across the globe.
- Attend networking events to facilitate interactions and foster collaborations among the wider supply chain.
- Take part in DisTec Trails, exclusive walking tours providing opportunities to network and interact with disruptive SMEs leading the way for companies in their field.
MANUFACTURING HUB BENEFITS
Discover Cutting-Edge Innovations
Immerse yourself in the latest breakthrough products and technologies that are reshaping defence manufacturing.
Foster Valuable Connections
Network with decision-makers across all tiers of the defence supply chain, including industry leaders, buyers, and procurement managers.
Stay Ahead of Competition
Showcase Your Expertise
Use the platform to strengthen existing relationships and showcase your value proposition to customers. Demonstrate first-hand the value you bring to their missions.
Explore New Markets
Interact with potential customers from Europe and beyond, understanding their unique needs and building relationships that can translate into business opportunities.
Collaborate and Innovate
Engage with prime contractors, industry peers, and thought leaders to foster collaboration, share knowledge, and drive innovation in defence manufacturing.