May 8-10, 2018 | Connecticut Convention Center | Hartford, CT

Attendee Profile

Access an Exclusive Gateway to Key Northeast Industries

Mfg4 places you face-to-face with key decision-makers in the Aerospace, Defense and Medical industries.


Source for all statistics unless otherwise stated: Mfg4 2014 Registration Data

Company Size

Mfg4 attendees represent every level of the supply chain, from small contract manufacturers to large OEMs.


Reach the Purchasing Authority


of Mfg4 attendees influence equipment purchase decisions in their companies. Meet face-to-face with purchase approvers and recommenders to discuss their technology needs.


With Substantial Purchasing Power

On average, 28% of the Mfg4 audience has equipment budgets that exceed $200,000. These motivated buyers are looking for cross-industry solutions to solve specific manufacturing challenges.



Attendee Job Functions

Owner/Company Mgmt./Corporate Executive 22%
Sales & Marketing 21%
Manufacturing Engineering Department 11%
Manufacturing Production Management 8%
Product Design and R&D 8%
Manufacturing Engineering Management 6%
Manufacturing Production Department 4%
Educator/Instructor 3%
Product Development 3%
Quality Assistance & Control 3%
Purchasing 2%
Control Engineering/Automation 1%
Other Job Functions 7%

*Process Engineers, Industrial Engineers, Tool Design Engineers, Mechanical Engineers, Electrical Engineers, Plant Engineers, Materials Engineers, Design Engineers, and Control Engineers.

Business Segments that Attend

Aircraft/Aerospace 25%
Medical Manufacturing/Surgical/Dental/Pharmaceutical 10%
Defense/Government/Military 5%
Industrial & Commercial Machinery 10%
Consulting/Engineering 6%
Fabricated Metal/Stampings 6%
Services (Financial/Other) 5%
Automotive 4%
Electronics/Computers 3%
Research & Development 3%
Academic Institution 2%
Communications 1%
Wind Energy 1%
Other Manufacturing 19%

Meet First Time Attendees


of Mfg4 2014 attendees were first-time visitors. Mfg4 is your connection to new enterprises and new prospects. If you’re looking to serve growth industries, this is your opportunity to get on key supplier lists.

Top 10 Technologies Evaluated

Mfg4 attendees evaluated the following technologies (multiple responses) and many more:

3D Imaging 31%
Tooling 26%
Automated Manufacturing & Assembly 25%
CNC Controls & Accessories 25%
Automation 24%
Machining Centers, Milling & Boring Machines 24%
Cutting Tools & Accessories 23%
Milling 23%
Advanced Materials 21%
Lean Manufacturing 21%

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