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SME: Showcasing Technology

Whether it is experiencing emerging innovations or learning about the evolution of long-used technology, SME has in-person and virtual resources to help you stay on top of trends.


Focus Events
Innovators + Decision Makers = SME Events
Connect with peers, hear from industry leaders and engage with companies to see the latest trends and technologies. SME’s events bring technical sessions, interactive demonstrations and networking under one roof all across the globe. Whether you’re an attendee or a manufacturing company looking to exhibit, the future of manufacturing is here and with more than a dozen events, SME can move you and your business in the right direction.

Focus AMM
Advanced Manufacturing Media
Your source for manufacturing news and information
SME’s Advanced Manufacturing Media is a leading source for news and in-depth technical information about advanced manufacturing in North America, covering some of the world’s most critical industries—including aerospace and defense, motorized vehicles, medical manufacturing and energy. Join the 100,000 manufacturing professionals who subscribe to our monthly magazine, Manufacturing Engineering, or take a look at our other publications.


Focus 3D
Industry Yearbooks
A year’s worth of the trends and technology
Advanced Manufacturing Media produces four yearbooks to highlight innovation and processes that are driving manufacturing success. Read authoritative insights on medical manufacturing, aerospace and defense, energy and motorized vehicles.

Focus 3D
3D/Additive Manufacturing
A leader in additive manufacturing knowledge for over 25 years
Through events, certificate programs, training and technical communities, SME is the additive manufacturing/3D printing source for the industry.


Focus 3D
Technical community network
Connect with peers and gather technical knowledge
SME offers its members access to technical communities that focus on various manufacturing technologies and disciplines—including forming and fabricating, additive manufacturing, composites and industrial lasers. Members meet and collaborate in-person and virtually.

Focus Webinars
Virtual learning
Covering a range of topics from technology to safety to workforce development, SME’s Membership, Advanced Manufacturing Media and Tooling U-SME offer live presentations to provide you with the information and training that can help drive your career and company forward.




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