National Manufacturing Week 2015

Are you looking out for the latest trends, technologies and products in a rapidly expanding manufacturing market? Do you want to source new products, build new relationships and develop your existing ones?

Australia’s leading manufacturing trade event, National Manufacturing Week 2015 (NMW 2015) is a centralised one-stop-shop for anyone working in the manufacturing industry. Here you will find the latest innovations, leading edge technology, demonstrations and education.

This year NMW 2015 has a program that focusses on giving people insights into new manufacturing developments through networking and free education. Two free-to-attend theatres have been set up right on the exhibition floor so experts and exhibitors can present and demonstrate the latest research, innovations, industrial developments, technical insights and best practice in manufacturing.

Sessions categories include digital, operations management, research and development (R&D) and safety.


The three digital sessions are:

  1. Future factory – (re)integrating industry with cities
  2. Application of digital technology to control welding processes
  3. Increasing productivity by increasing energy efficiency



Some of the 17 R&D sessions are:

  1. Funding success
  2. Future proofing Australia – it’s time to rethink everything
  3. Manufacturing a marketing result
  4. Innovation imperative



The 32 safety sessions provide a vast amount of information, including:

  1. Contractor and subcontractor safety responsibilities on multi-employer worksites
  2. Defining your role as a safety leader
  3. Fatigue – why try to manage it when you could prevent it
  4. Identifying new factors and vulnerabilities in the workplace and setting appropriate risk control mechanisms
  5. ISO 45001 – the new international management system standard for OHS


Safety First Conference & Expo

This year marks the launch of the Safety First Conference & Expo, Australia’s complete safety event. It is co-located with NMW 2015, the SMART Supply Chain & Logistics Conference and Austech.

The Safety First Conference & Expo features a dedicated exhibition highlighting all of the latest products, technologies and services designed to improve safety standards and compliance as well as reduce safety expenditure.

An industry-leading conference will deliver vital information for managers and business owners who want to protect their business from risk as well as their workers from safety hazards in the workplace will run alongside the expo. Here, delegates will learn about best practice, financial liability and legislation from industry leaders.

Visit us at NMW 2015 – stand 4008

Sitecraft are proud exhibitors at NMW2015, which runs from May 26 – 29 at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre. Entry is free to the trade.

Please visit the NME website for more information. You can register and access your show badge from their website.