Advanced Design and Manufacturing Impact Forum

Advanced Design
and Manufacturing
Impact Forum

August 17-20, 2014
Convention Center
Buffalo, NY USA


he Advanced Design & Manufacturing Impact Forum [co-located with the ASME 2014 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference (IDETC/CIE) and hosted by the University at Buffalo] introduces a new ASME program focusing on the intersection of advanced design and advanced manufacturing in industrial and consumer applications.

The four-day event will highlight opportunities that help participants realize the full potential of advanced manufacturing solutions. Impact Forum attendees will participate in leading-edge conversations on emerging technologies, applications, and solutions required to compete in the global advanced design and manufacturing marketplace. In particular, ASME will offer long-sought focus on the suppliers involved with advanced design and manufacturers of hardware/equipment/functional systems. The result will be a program that highlights critical challenges and opportunities associated with advanced manufacturing today and beyond.

Program topics include

  • Design
  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • Additive Manufacturing
  • Aerospace
  • Automotive
  • Life Sciences & Medical Devices
  • Computer Aided Engineering
  • Robotics

Join us if you are:

A senior level manager or executive: profit from peer-level insights on acquisitions, project planning, resource allocation, operations, etc.

A strategic market or product planning manager, compliance officer, or government-relations specialist: meet thought-leaders to gain a clearer understanding of the market and regulatory framework ahead, both domestic and global.

An engineer, designer, or technician: witness cutting-edge technology and application demonstrations of mechanical systems through panel discussions, workshops, seminars, and case studies from industry and R&D progressives.

In marketing, sales, or public relations: learn ways to deal effectively with stakeholders and constituents by participating in outlook and forecast sessions, plus best-practice exchanges with those on the front lines.

Entrepreneurs, innovators, analysts