October 28-29, 2020 | Minneapolis Convention Center in Minneapolis, MN

COVID-19 Updates & Resources

The health, well-being, and safety of our visitors is always our top priority. Please know that we are continually monitoring developments and closely following public health official guidance. At this time we are moving forward in planning a safe and successful event in Minneapolis October 28–29, 2020. Our events bring the community together and help us facilitate meaningful relationships, which are more important than ever.

For your convenience, we will be regularly updating our COVID-19 Information page. Stay tuned for more details in the coming weeks.

Sneak Peek: What to Expect at Design & Manufacturing Minneapolis

Design & Manufacturing Minneapolis connects you with top industry experts. But that’s true of other trade shows. What sets Design & Manufacturing Minneapolis apart is that it’s actually five complementary events in one. Design & Manufacturing Minneapolis is designed to give you a complete view of the product lifecycle—from prototype to production—this five-in-one manufacturing event connects the engineers, executives, and innovators redefining the future of manufacturing. Come explore the latest insights and solutions spanning medtech, packaging, automation, plastics, and product design. 

See Innovation on Display at Design & Manufacturing Minneapolis

Connect with exhibitors and discover new solutions and techniques in:

  • 3D printing/additive manufacturing
  • AI/machine learning
  • Assembly
  • Batteries and power sources
  • Contract manufacturing
  • Design tools
  • Design services
  • Laser and die cutting
  • Machining
  • Rapid prototyping

Who Attends Design & Manufacturing Minneapolis

Connect with peers in similar roles across the industry including:

  • Design engineers
  • Executive management
  • Owners
  • Manufacturing, production, and operations
  • Project managers
  • Program managers
  • Purchasing
  • Research and development
  • IT

Expand Your Expertise with a Conference Pass

The two-day MD&M Minneapolis educational program brings together medical manufacturers, industry experts, thought leaders, and academics to solve challenges in medical technology and innovate for a bright tomorrow.

Thanks to a flexible registration policy this year, you can register for the MD&M Minneapolis conference risk free. If plans change between now and September 28, you can cancel at no cost.

Conference topics include:

  • Medical Device Design & Manufacturing
  • Medtech Security, UI/UX, and Digital Transformations
  • Innovation in Medical Design & Engineering
  • Regulations, Research, & Development

Bonus: MD&M is partnering with ASME in Minneapolis this year. MD&M conference attendees will also receive access to ASME’s AM Medical conference at no additional cost.

AM Medical – Co-located with MD&M Minneapolis

AM Medical, powered by ASME, is an immersive event experience focused on 3D printing of medical applications. AM Medical bridges the gap between medicine, engineering, and manufacturing by facilitating collaboration that accelerates development and results. Get insights from thought-leaders in AM Medical’s 4 conference tracks or explore what’s new from a growing list of technology providers on the expo floor.

Experience healthcare innovation first-hand:

  • 3D printing, scanning, and visualization
  • Software solutions for post-processing, modeling, and simulation
  • Image-based surgical-planning solutions for precision medicine
  • And more.

Engineering the Future, By Design

Design & Manufacturing Minneapolis connects you with top industry experts. But that’s true of other trade shows. What sets Design & Manufacturing Minneapolis apart is that it's combined with four other complementary events. That means you have a chance to circulate outside your usual network and discover how other companies across industries are solving their end-to-end manufacturing challenges, from packaging and plastics to AI and automation.

The heart of this show is not only about helping you connect with design and manufacturing suppliers, but also with industry leaders in plastics manufacturing, packaging, automation, robotics, medical technology, and more.

Register now for your free expo pass and connect with leaders across the supply chain at Design & Manufacturing Minneapolis this October.

5 Connected Industries. 1 Comprehensive Event.

Why settle for a single trade show? This five-in-one event is about helping you circulate beyond your own industry to solve problems across markets.

Five Leading Shows. One Powerful Event.





Take your expertise to the next level at Minnesota’s leading manufacturing expo. Come meet top players in 3D printing, automation, medical technologies, packaging, and more.


Make your mark in Minneapolis. Showcase your products and solutions to industry professionals looking for the latest across design and manufacturing.


We have a limited number of badges for representatives from news outlets and analyst firms. Email us here to apply for a press pass.

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Venue Information


1301 Second Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55403

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Wednesday, October 28, 2020: 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Thursday, October 29, 2020: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Wednesday, October 28, 2020: 8:30 a.m.–4 p.m.
Thursday, October 29, 2020: 8:30 a.m.–4 p.m.

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