Specialists in next generation exhibitions
and conferences

The smart way of connecting people

At Smarter Shows we take a smart approach to organizing events. Specialized in producing highly focused conferences and exhibitions, our events combine interactive industry communities with the power of face-to-face business to create B2B events that will revolutionize your business. A world-class team are dedicated to delivering shows that drive the highest return on your time, resources and budget. 


MAY 24-26 2016

The West Coast's premier event for spacecraft, satellite, launch vehicle and space-related technologies

May 24-26 2016, Pasadena, California

In its fifth year Space Tech Expo - America’s meeting place for space technology and engineering - is moving onwards and upwards to its new venue in Pasadena!

Co-located with Aerospace Electrical Systems Expo, the show encompasses capabilities ranging from cryogenics, laser systems, materials, nanotechnology, imaging, environmental test, motion simulation, magnetics, capacitors, spacewire, NDT and connectors through to electroforming, engineering services, precision machining, 3D printers, ground systems, mission management and reconnaissance satellites.

With attendance from engineers, program managers, R&D, executive management, procurement and academia, Space Tech Expo 2016 is even bigger and better, hosting its largest event ever with 230+ exhibiting companies and 1,700+ participating companies joining the show in Pasadena, CA, 24-26 May 2016.

For more information about exhibiting or visiting the show, visit our website - www.spacetechexpo.com


MAY 24-26 2016

The show dedicated to the dynamic, complex and rapidly evolving world of on-board electrical power

May 24-26 2016, Pasadena, California

Aerospace Electrical Systems Expo is the dedicated expo and summit representing onboard electrical power in commercial and business aviation; military aircraft, rotary and spacecraft. The expo brings together manufacturers, distributors, contractors, suppliers, engineers and technical leaders, throughout the entire electrical system supply chain.

The free-to-attend exhibition offers industry buyers an unrivalled opportunity to:

Source the most cost-effective and efficient systems components and engineering services.

Stay up top date with the latest market requirements and cutting-edge supplier innovations

Network and share knowledge through the exhibition showcase and free-to-attend industry sessions

SEPTEMBER 13-15 2016

The annual trade show for the global advanced battery industry

September 13-15 2016, Novi, Michigan

The Battery Show provides a global platform to showcase the advances in large scale advanced batteries for electric vehicles, grid support and alternative energy enhancement. Highlighting innovation right across the supply chain, The Battery Show will showcase developments in raw materials right through to battery pack systems, demonstrating each crucial element in improving battery performance, safety and cost.

Running alongside the exhibition, The Battery Show Conference will provide market appraisals on batteries for the grid and renewables, along with EV adoption rates from consumer to fleet vehicles, as well as highlighting improvements from the industry.

SEPTEMBER 13-15 2016

The manufacturing event for electric and hybrid vehicle technology and innovation

September 13-15 2016, Novi, Michigan

Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo is the premier manufacturing showcase for electric and hybrid vehicle technology and innovation. Taking place alongside The Battery Show in Michigan, the capital of EV manufacturing in America, Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo will highlight advances across the powertrain and focus on a wide range of vehicles from passenger and commercial to off-highway industrial vehicles.

The show is a manufacturing and engineering event, and will be attended by leading automotive and off-highway vehicle engineers, business leaders, technical experts, consultants and R&D professionals, all looking for greater efficiency and safety, while reducing the overall cost of e-mobility.

SEPTEMBER 13-15 2016

America’s only critical power-focused trade show

September 13-15 2016, Novi, Michigan

Critical Power Expo is dedicated to connecting the buyers, operators and specifiers of critical power equipment and technology with a wide range of suppliers along with the whole supply chain – from manufacturers of batteries, power systems and products to UPS equipment and monitoring systems.

Critical Power Expo is co-located with The Battery Show, now firmly established as America’s leading battery power exhibition and conference featuring battery technology for a range of applications. Thousands of people attend the show each year to meet with over 350 exhibiting companies.

FEB 28-MARCH 2, 2017

The trade show and conference for technical foam manufacturing and technology

February 28-March 2, 2017, Novi, Michigan

Foam Expo is North America’s first free-to-attend exhibition and conference for the manufacturers and buyers of technical foam materials, products and services, as well as the entire technical foam supply chain.

Foam Expo serves all types of foam and raw materials used in the manufacture of foam and foam-related products, including the comfort and technical foam markets. The exhibition will profile molded, rigid and flexible foam solutions utilizing materials ranging from urethanes to elastomeric materials such as rubber and PVC, as well as a full range of equipment and machinery manufacturers plus a wide range of foam service providers. 

APRIL 4-6 2017

The annual trade show for the global advanced battery industry

4-6 April, 2017,  Sindelfingen, Stuttgart, Germany

The Battery Show Europe is set to become the premier exhibition and conference for advanced battery manufacturing and technology in Europe.

The battery industry in Europe has never been stronger, as manufacturers benefit from a growing European market with increases in e-mobility, grid storage, microgrids, renewables, portable devices and tools along with medical technology. The world is becoming increasingly electric, and Europe is leading the way in much of it.

APRIL 4-6 2017

 The premier showcase for electric and hybrid vehicle technology and innovation. 

4-6 April, 2017,  Sindelfingen, Stuttgart, Germany

Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo Europe is the manufacturing exhibition and conference for electric and hybrid vehicles.

Almost every major automotive OEM in Europe is developing hybrid and electric powertrain technology. E-mobility is no longer the exclusive pursuit of environmentalists and the money conscious – electric power is being used to increase performance as well as reduce our dependence on fossil fuels and make savings at the fuel pump. 

APRIL 25-27 2017

The exhibition for raw materials, equipment, machinery and technology used within the ceramic manufacturing supply chain

April 25-27 2017, Cleveland, Ohio

Ceramics Expo is dedicated to providing a marketplace for all raw materials, equipment, machinery and technology used within the ceramic manufacturing supply chain. Ceramics Expo is attended by technical leaders, production directors, engineers, project leaders, buyers and senior executives interested in exploring the latest ceramic manufacturing innovations.

Through the creation of a focused environment, Ceramics Expo draws attendance from genuine decision-makers within ceramic manufacturers and from a vast range of industries utilizing ceramic materials and components, including transportation, automotive, aerospace, medical, electronics, military and environmental technology.

Europe's dedicated space design, manufacturing and testing event 

October 24-26, 2017, Bremen, Germany

Space Tech Expo & Conference Europe is a focused marketplace for the design, manufacturing and testing of spacecraft, satellite, launch vehicle and space-related technologies, bringing together leading engineers, executive management and global decision makers from commercial companies, as well as government and military institutions, involved in space industry activities.

Strategically positioned in Central Europe, Bremen is a city of aerospace excellence. Space Tech Expo Europe is set to become Europe’s major dedicated supply-chain and engineering event for complete spacecraft, subsystems and space-qualified components.