Your sneak preview – what’s on at the UK’s biggest design event?

27 July 2017

The Engineering Design Show is the UK’s biggest event entirely dedicated to engineering, electronics and embedded design – taking place from 18-19 October at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry. Here’s a sneak preview on what you can expect this year…


Look out for world-class speakers and leading brands providing powerful content and insights into the future of engineering design including:

  • UK Space Agency - LaunchUK: Opportunities in space for design engineers
  • Lenovo - How Virtual Reality can be used in design engineering
  • Autodesk – Hacking the future of design using VR and 3D printing
  • Mentor, A Siemens Business - Best Practices for PCB Systems Design Success
  • Nano-Dimension – Transforming Electronics with 3D Printing
  • Harman Connected Services - Key trends driving the evolution of the In Vehicle experience


Learn new skills at high-quality workshops presenting new design solutions and discussing the trends driving design engineering forward, including:

  • AKRO-PLASTIC - Enhanced direct bonding of plastic to metals using plasma technology
  • Zuken - Strategies to address EMC issues when designing PCBs
  • Digilent – Embedded applications used in the design of a rock-paper-scissors robotic arm
  • Solid State Supplies - Wireless technologies available for your IoT products
  • CST – Electromagnetic and structural simulation tools for wearable electronic devices

The full conference and workshop programme will be released shortly.

The Future Zone

Take part in hands-on demonstrations of the latest engineering design tools in the Future Zone.

This year features a cutting-edge desktop Virtual Reality engineering design systems from Lenovo alongside a PCB 3D printer featuring nanotechnology, and conductive and dielectric inks specifically for PCB designers


Find the solution to a design dilemma or discover new supply chain partners from more than 200 suppliers in design components and services

Book your free ticket online today at