THE BIG M is an event that leverages the collective power of an industry to find solutions to manufacturing’s most complex problems and technical challenges. THE BIG M is focused on the entire manufacturing process—from design to production to quality, sustainability and more. The opportunity to learn about the latest innovations that can impact your manufacturing process will be unlimited. Event highlights such as the Innovation Factories, exhibit floor “tech talks” and Q&As with industry experts in the M|Exchange allow you to gain the knowledge you need most. Innovation Factories feature live presentations of the latest technologies, showcasing smart manufacturing, modeling & simulation, digital manufacturing, advanced materials, cybersecurity and more.
NAMRC is the top international forum for applied research and industrial applications in manufacturing and design, sponsored by NAMRI/SME. This is your opportunity to interact with global academicians, government and industry researchers, engineers and leaders in manufacturing and to advance in the NAMRC is hosted by the University of Michigan as part of the 2014 International Manufacturing Research Conference, which also includes:
- American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) International Manufacturing Science and Engineering Conference (MSEC 2014)
- Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers (JSME) International Conference on Materials and Processing (ICM&P 2014), sponsored by JSME and ASME