AeroDef – Design to Production, The Place to Discover the Processes, Technologies and Applications


Unlike any other conference available today, AeroDef 2016 offers a personal, high-end experience for aerospace and defense manufacturing professionals. We’ve chosen the brightest minds from the top companies in the aerospace and defense industries and created content that you can’t find anywhere else. From design to production, it’s the place to discover the processes, technologies and applications that lie ahead.

AeroDef 2016
64 Presentations | 16 Technical Sessions | One Event
Long Beach Convention Center
Long Beach, California USA
8-10 February 2016

Conference Tracks

  • Additive Manufacturing / 3D Printing
  • Composites Manufacturing & Advanced Materials
  • Integrated Assembly & Robotics
  • Precision Machining & Tooling
  • Quality, Measurement & Inspection

Speaking Companies: (List of Speakers)

  • AeroJet Rocketdyne
  • Boeing
  • Electroimpact, Inc.
  • General Dynamics
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Mazak
  • Northrop Grumman
  • Siemens Spirit
  • AeroSystems
  • Stratasys, Inc.

The conference is a comprehensive event that includes

New Show Floor Feature in 2016
The Aerofied Preferred Supplier Pavilion allows attendees to network with prequalified contract suppliers and decision makers from aerospace and defense companies. It gives attendees and exhibitors a chance to directly engage with large and medium-sized manufacturers who are looking to make both short- and long-term investments.

To learn more about AeroDef Manufacturing and Composites Manufacturing, visit There, you can view the event schedule and see the list of exhibitors. Get involved in the conversation before they event by following @AeroDefMfg on Twitter or joining the discussion on LinkedIn.

About AeroDef Manufacturing
AeroDef Manufacturing
 is a leading technical conference and exposition for the aerospace and defense manufacturing industry. Produced by SME, in partnership with industry OEMs, its mission is to foster innovation across the extended enterprise to reduce costs, expedite production times and maintain U.S. competitiveness in the global economy. Learn more at

About SME
SME connects all those who are passionate about making things that improve our world. As a non-profit organization, SME has served practitioners, companies, educators, governments and communities across the manufacturing spectrum for more than 80 years. Through its strategic areas of events, media, membership, training and development, and the SME Education Foundation, SME is uniquely dedicated to the advancement of manufacturing by addressing both knowledge and skill needs for the industry. Follow @SME_MFG on Twitter or

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