The Engineering Design Show to be postponed until 31st March - 1st April 2021

MA Exhibitions Limited, which owns and runs The Engineering Design Show, has taken the very difficult decision to reschedule the event from October 14-15 to March 31- April 1 2021.

As organisers, our number one priority is to ensure the health, safety and wellbeing of all of our exhibitors, visitors and staff. Given the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the concerns shared by a number of the show’s partners, we have decided that in order to minimise the risks to visitors and exhibitors, the event will now take place at the end of March at the Ricoh Arena.

We also believe that by moving the show to March 2021, we will be able to offer a better experience for visitors and exhibitors than we would under the current conditions.

All existing exhibitor bookings will be automatically transferred to the new dates and a member of the team will be in touch over the coming days to discuss any questions you might have. We would like to take this opportunity to thank all of the show’s partners for their understanding in this matter and we look forward to working with you to deliver an outstanding event in March.

The Engineering Design Show

31st March - 1st April, 2021 | The Ricoh Arena, Coventry

The Engineering Design Show is the UK’s only event entirely dedicated to engineering, electronics and embedded design. The show provides the ideal environment for design engineers to benefit from direct access to the latest products, services and innovations available to the sector.

EDS provides visitors with unrivalled access to expert speakers exploring best practice, new design techniques and industry issues.

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