14 - 15 - 16 May 2024 - Antwerp Expo

The future of manufacturing technologies

Welding Week

Welding professionals will find the latest devices and technologies at the Benelux’s premier welding event: welding equipment, automation, welding robots, cobots, virtual and augmented reality welding, etc.


During this brand new trade show, metalworking professionals visit to discover the latest solutions in machining, sheet metal, surface treatment, 3D printing,….


Buyers and product developers meet up with the best industrial suppliers of components and machining in metals, plastics and composites at Subcontracting.

The Benelux metal sector under one roof

On 14,15 and 16 May 2024 , the entire Benelux metal sector will be gathering at Antwerp Expo during Advanced Manufacturing Belgium that includes three shows: Welding Week for the welding professional, Metal for metalworking professionals and Subcontracting for buyers and product developers.

We offer an efficient formula to reach the metal sector.

With a fixed overall budget, you will be able to generate more visibility and more leads to achieve a successful trade show participation!

Together with the event for innovative product development

Alongside Welding Week – Metal & Subcontracting, the trade fair for innovative product development will take place:
Advanced Engineering.
R&D teams, product designers, innovation managers & product engineers come together here to get their products ready for tomorrow.
Together, with +250 exhibitors, this will be the largest trade fair of the Belgian Manufacturing Industry.

The place to be for everything what has to do with welding and metal in the Benelux

Welding Week 2019

Program Advanced Manufacturing

BIL Welding Symposium

Boost your know-how during the BIL Welding Symposium (the BIL is the Belgian Welding Institute). Immerse yourself for three half-days in various topics such as automation and new processes such as 3D printing, cobots, inspection, monitoring and damage cases. Networking lunch included!

Metal Night - Nocturne

Too busy during the day? Good news, as Advanced Manufacturing will be open until 8 p.m. on Wednesday 15 May. During the Metal Night nocturne, be sure to also come to the Metal café for a snack, drink and sparkling live concert.

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