Slide background

THE Big M Manufacturing
Minutes with Paul W. Smith.

Hear industry experts share how
manufacturing is shaping the future.
Listen now.
Slide background

connect with
owners and executives
motivated to buy
and ready to invest.

Learn more and reserve your exhibit space.
Slide background

at the Big M.

Click here to register
and learn more.

Why Exhibit

Meet highly qualified, Great Lakes decision makers and influencers looking for solutions and ready to make purchases that keep them competitive.

Why Attend

THE BIG M is an unprecedented opportunity to connect with the people, technologies, and advanced manufacturing solutions that are building the future NOW.

Why Sponsor

Sponsor at THE BIG M to increase brand recognition and exposure. Be a visible part of the event that is shaping the future of manufacturing.

  • Our experience at THE BIG M was positive and very rewarding. I’m delighted with the number of contacts we made and the quality of leads. We met customers from industries we normally wouldn’t market to and identified some very good opportunities.

    Bill Shepard, Die-Matic Corporation


Mar 3, 2015

Manufacturing is expanding. Be the catalyst for future growth.

Exhibit your products to an audience that is asking for them. THE BIG M audience is looking for more technologies […]

Feb 25, 2015

SME Announces Return of THE BIG M to Detroit, Will Showcase Advanced Manufacturing Technology, Industry Solutions

SME is pleased to announce the return of its successful manufacturing event, THE BIG M. This annual conference and expo […]

Feb 24, 2015

See the Technologies and Meet the Experts at THE BIG M

Explore the Future of Manufacturing Automation. Supply chain. Cybersecurity. Advanced materials. Tooling. Quality. Machining. Additive Manufacturing. Talent. The cloud. Game-changing […]

Feb 16, 2015

Expand your market to include the Great Lakes’s $4.7 trillion GDP

“I’m delighted with the number of contacts and the quality of leads.” “The experience [at THE BIG M] was very […]

Site Search

THE BIG M is produced by SME | One SME Drive, Dearborn, MI 48128
Customer Care: 800.733.4763 | 313.425.3000 | sme.org | service@sme.org