What are the opening times?
Subcon and The Engineer Expo are open from 09:30 - 16:30 from 5th-6th June, and 09:30 - 16:00 on the 7th June.
When and where does it take place?
Subcon is taking place at the NEC in Birmingham between 5th-7th June. You will also have free access to The Engineer Expo which is collocated.
How much does it cost to attend?
Subcon is completely free to attend, and also gives you free access to The Engineer Expo.
Why should I visit?
• Meet face-to-face with leading suppliers and gain instant quotes
• Discover the latest technology to enhance your product
• Gain expert insight on the latest trends affecting the UK technology sector at The Engineer Conference
• Co-located with The Engineer Expo you can meet suppliers from across the UK manufacturing and engineering sector
How can I register?
You can register your interest by following this link: http://www.theengineer-expo.co.uk/register . We will be in touch when the registration opens.
I want to register a large group (over 6 people), is there a quicker way to do this?
Yes, you can register a group of 6 or more people by following this link: Coming Soon!
All you need to do is download the spreadsheet, fill in the details and upload and click submit. We will take care of the rest and ensure your group is registered.
Who will be exhibiting?
You can see the list of the 2017 exhibitors here: http://www.theengineer-expo.co.uk/visiting/2017-exhibitors
How do I get there?
The NEC has clear signposted links with the motorway network, M1, M6, M40 and M42. There is on-site parking for over 21,000 vehicles and a regular bus service runs from the car parks to the exhibition entrance.
The NEC is served by Birmingham International station has a covered walkway directly to the venue.
Rail enquiries call 08457 48 49 50.
Birmingham International Airport, which is conveniently situated a few minutes from the NEC, services scheduled flights from 34 national and international destinations.
What is the security like at NEC?
Public safety at our event is our priority.The NEC, together with local and national authorities are reviewing security measures on an on-going basis to ensure our customers have the safest and most enjoyable experience whilst visiting Subcon Show and The Engineer Expo. See more NEC website.
Will there be anywhere that I can access the internet while I'm at the event?
There is a wifi hotspot around Pizza Express, located in the
There is free wifi access for visitors in all areas of the NEC; select the network “NEC Free WiFi”, and once connected follow the instructions on
Will there be anywhere to buy food while I'm at the exhibition?
There are a variety of restaurants and cafes both at the Show and in the surrounding area. There is a variety of restaurants and cafes in the hall and on the piazza, offering hot and cold drinks, snacks and meals.
I still have questions, who do I contact?
Please see our contact page here: http://www.theengineer-expo.co.uk/contact