Join SAE for the 2016 Aerospace Manufacturing and Automated Fastening Conference & Exhibition! Gain access to the aerospace technical community to review and assess new technology and applications, including new implementations of traditional technology. Learn about standards and regulations that are challenging current and future aerospace development. Additionally, you will have the chance to collaborate with some of the best minds and leaders in aviation technology.

Who Attends

Please consider attending if you're involved with:
  • Automation
  • Fastening/Fasteners
  • Assembly
  • Tooling
  • Manufacturing
  • Materials
  • Structures
  • Safety
  • Systems Engineering
  • Design
  • Business and economics
  • Maintenance

Benefits of Attending

  • Gain insight into the future technologies of the aerospace industry
  • Make critical connections with aerospace experts - that could not be made by staying at the office or on the shop floor - that will improve your job performance
  • Hear new technical strategies that can be applied back at your facility from information presented in the technical program and exhibits
  • Network with the supply chain community, from aerospace primes and tier suppliers, to discrete part manufacturers
  • Learn from unique opportunities, such as attending best-in-class technical tours that will help provide insight into applications you could recommend or implement back at your facility

Emergency Procedures During This SAE Event

During this SAE event attendees are to follow the established emergency guidelines of the facility where the emergency occurs. Based on the location of the incident, report emergencies to the nearest venue representative and/or security personnel if available, or report to the SAE operations office onsite.

Should a catastrophic event occur, attendees should follow the safety and security instructions issued by the facility at the time of the event. This includes listening for instructions provided through the public address system and following posted evacuation routes if required.

In case of an emergency, or a major disruption to the schedule of the event, attendees and exhibitors may call the below number to receive updated information on the status of the event. Updates will also be provided via the SAE website at and event mobile app.

SAE Europe
+32 (0)2 789 23 44
SAE Emergency Hotline



Premium Sponsors
  • Broetje Automation

Gold Sponsors
  • Kuka

Bronze Sponsors
  • Groupe Ledoux
  • Siemens

Conference Supporters
  • Ascent
  • Thyssen Krupp