North America’s leading exhibition and conferencefor the technical foam manufacturing supply chain

March 6-8, 2018
Novi, Michigan, USA

visiting foam expo

Foam Expo is a unique event for the technical foams industry, where professionals can discover new application designs, manufacturing processes, and current trends. It is at the forefront of the latest innovations in advanced and technical foam materials and products, and industry insiders attend from around the world – bringing their experiences and ideas with them.


why you should attend

  • Free-to-attend exhibition and conference offering unparalleled quality content
  • Networking opportunities with global representatives from the entire technical foam supply chain
  • Learn about the latest application designs, manufacturing processes, and current trends so you can manage cost and performance and give your customers what they need
  • Gain comprehensive insights into the latest foam technologies and materials
  • Provides you with a unique overview of the wide variety of foam materials available for lightweight, sound and shock absorbing, and thermal applications in technical industries


Floor Plan

conference agenda 

Conference @ Foam Expo is North America's first free-to-attend conference on the design and manufacturing of flexible and rigid foams for technical applications.

The conference is especially designed for engineers and decision makers from OEMs, Tier 1, Foam Fabricators and Converters, Foam Manufacturers and Material Suppliers and Equipment Suppliers to learn about application design, manufacturing processes and current trends in the technical foam supply chain.

Speakers announced

recruitment & careers

Your next job opportunity could be just around the corner... PolySearch Recruiting will be available throughout the show offering career support to attendees including resume advice, interview tips & tricks as well as providing the latest recruitment opportunities within the technical foam industry. Stop by the PolySearch booth #936.

PolySearch are the industry leader with 30 years of experience in the placement of professionals within the Polyurethanes, Chemicals, and Plastics Industries. With a solid reputation for making the right fit between employers and potential clients and an extensive database of qualified candidates, they not only provide quality individuals who have the right skills, they look closely at matching personalities, work styles, and company cultures.

See Polysearch Recruitment's latest job listings here 

product showcase

Discover new products and services with the Foam Expo Product Showcase

The product showcase will open at 11:00am on day one and will cover a wide range of foam materials, products, and services, including raw materials, chemicals, manufacture and process equipment. 

More demos to be added! 

event information


Hall B & C, Suburban Collection Showplace,
46100 Grand River Ave,
Novi, MI 48387, USA

exhibition open dates and times

Tuesday February 28 - 9.30am - 5.30pm 
Wednesday March 1 - 9.30am - 5.30pm 
Thursday March 2 - 9.30am - 3.00pm

book your hotel 

we have secure discounted hotel rates for Foam Expo attendees. View the hotels available here


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contact us 

for exhibition and sponsorship inquiries:

Jamie Reid – Event Director

[email protected]

+1 855 436 8683 (toll free) or +44 1273 916 301