Now in its 41st year, Subcon is the UK’s premier manufacturing supply chain show dedicated to subcontract and outsourced engineering services. This is the must-attend event for subcontract manufacturing buyers from all industry sectors, to source suppliers, benchmark capabilities, and secure contracts in order to remain competitive in a global market.

Subcon, Advanced Manufacturing and The Engineer Design and Innovation Show have joined forces for 2017, co-locating to deliver one complete event serving the entire UK engineering and manufacturing industry.

Following the success of last year’s event, Qimtek are once again Official Show Partners to Subcon 2017.

If you are an existing Qimtek Member interested in exhibiting, please contact dean.munkley@qimtek.co.uk. We have arranged a number of benefits for those looking to join us including preferential rates. Further details can be found via our online brochure.

If you are a manufacturing buyer looking to attend this year’s show, you can register via Qimtek for VIP Entry.



Tech conference speakers announced

08 May 2017 by Subcon (Centaur Media plc)

Two free-to-attend conference streams addressing key issues, best practice and technological innovation will run alongside Subcon, The Advanced Manufacturing Show and The Engineer Design & Innovation Show this June.

Included in the conference programme will be speakers from global blue-chip organisations including Microsoft, Siemens, BAE Systems, Jaguar Land Rover, Bureau Veritas, Stratasys, Lloyds Bank and Renishaw.

Qimtek are official sponsors of Subcon for 2016 - article from Engineering Capacity

26 Apr 2016 by Subcon (Centaur Media plc)

New sponsorship for Subcon 2016

22 Apr 2016

Subcon 2016 has announced that it is partnering with sourcing specialist Qimtek to support two new initiatives at this year’s show.

The event, which takes place at the NEC, Birmingham from 7-9 June, will showcase a new Manufacturing Village and the Subcon Buyer Programme.

Karl Wigart, owner of Qimtek, said: “We believe that building relationships is the way to build business and the Manufacturing Village and the Subcon Buyer Programme both complement our way of doing business.”