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Subcontractor Tech Arena – the next step in your technology journey
Be inspired by concrete cases, and learn from interesting talks. Subcontractor Tech Arena is the next step in your digital journey – whether it’s AI, wireless sensors or the Internet of Things.
The paper battery that makes electronic products environmentally friendly
Ditch your regular AA batteries. Now you can power simple electronic products - in principle - with a plain paper battery. Researchers from Empa in Switzerland have developed an environmentally friendly paper battery that produces electricity only when water is added.
Collaboration - the key to smart industry
Today, the manufacturing industry faces a number of major challenges. In the short term, it is about high energy prices, and in the longer term about meeting sustainability targets.
Introducing the tyres containing recycled polyester from PET bottles
Recycled polyester from PET bottles? In ordinary tyres? Yes, this is possible thanks to the ContiRe.Tex technology from Continental. These unique products are already on the market and bring Continental one step closer to its goal of using only sustainable materials in its tyres.
World-class suppliers lift Swedish defence industry
Mechanical components for artillery systems or hardened parts for fighter aircraft. Whatever the area, the Swedish defence industry is world-class thanks to the high level of expertise of Swedish suppliers. In many ways, this is a legacy from the classic Swedish arms manufacturers
Green die-casting that gives unique value to it’s customers
Both traditional die-casting as well as a focus on green manufacturing. Thanks to sustainable investments, Lundbergs Pressgjuteri can provide unique added value to the customer as well as secure new business in the future.
Product development with plastics design as a core competence
Meet Jelmtech – the first of this year’s Elmia Subcontractor Ambassadors - helping the Swedish manufacturing industry find new ways to achieve the optimum product.
Elmia Subcontractor - the heart of the manufacturing industry
Elmia Subcontractor has come a long way. From a meeting place for subcontractors, to an innovation arena where industry news is not only showcased - but created. Now the fair is getting a new look that will strengthen its position as the heart of the manufacturing industry and at the same time signal that this is where the industry gets oxygen, energy and power to move forward.
Date change for Elmia Subcontractor 2022
This year's Elmia Subcontractor will be moved forward by one week and will take place over the period 15-17 November. This also means that, from Autumn 2022, the fair will be held over three days.
Digital meetings gave the manufacturing industry a boost
400 meetings over the course of four days. Close to 300 suppliers and 70 buyers from 26 countries. These are the figures that made up Elmia Subcontractor Connect, which ended on 13th November.
Elmia Subcontractor postponed until 2021
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on public gatherings, the foremost arena for the manufacturing industry, Elmia Subcontractor, will be unable to take place as planned in November 2020. The decision has been made after careful consideration and in consultation with exhibitors and partners.
The industry focuses on the future. With Elmia Subcontractor as a springboard.
As the economic indicators turn negative, the industry is taking aim at the future. That’s the clear impression summing up this year’s Elmia Subcontractor. For four days the fair has hosted meetings and business dealings, world-class innovations, lectures to a capacity crowd and debates with a focus on tomorrow.
SKF’s new technology revolutionises the industry
It provides an overview of performance, transmits data in real time and detects faults – even before they occur. SKF’s new sensor bearing units for load measurement will be on show for the first time in Sweden at Elmia Subcontractor’s IoT Arena.
Pressinvitation to Elmia Subcontractor 12-15 nov 2019
Elmia Subcontractor. The industry’s strongest arena. Coming megatrends. The rapid development of new technologies. A changing global market. As Scandinavia’s biggest event for the manufacturing industry, Elmia Subcontractor directs the pace towards a strong future. Welcome to an encounter with the industry and its future!
The life-saving spring in airbag bicycle helmets
The airbag bicycle helmet is worn like a collar and deploys in 0.1 seconds, providing superior protection against head injuries. The third generation of Hövding is now here – fitted with wire detail and a leaf spring from Lesjöfors.
Leax see business opportunities with Subcontractor Connect
Are you looking for a supplier? Or a company to supply to? Then Subcontractor Connect is the arena for you. “Rather than having to browse through a fair guide, Elmia now offers new business opportunities on the actual exhibition floor,” says Lars Gustafsson, Senior Commodity Manager at Leax Group.
The turbine blade that amazes scientists
Interest in new, sustainable materials has never been higher. This autumn, the world’s first large-scale 3D print from living organisms is being shown at Elmia Subcontractor.
Historic landmark as VW Group forges new path
The Volkswagen Group is on the brink of its biggest transformation to date, as it switches to making electric cars exclusively. “We’re moving into a tremendously exciting time,” says Sten Forsberg, Head of VW Cars in Sweden. He is at Elmia Subcontractor to talk about the revolutionary decision and what it will mean for production.
Global technology company wants to boost Swedish product development
Simulation-driven product development opens up brand new opportunities for innovation – in all sectors. This is the opinion of Altair, a new exhibitor at Elmia Subcontractor this autumn.
Press Invitation: Elmia Subcontractor The manufacturing industry’s foremost arena
The coming megatrends. The rapid development of new, disruptive technologies. A changing global market. It is no longer “business as usual” and Elmia Subcontractor faces that fact head on. Meet the industry, hear the debates and find the smartest solutions at Sweden’s biggest industry event!