Drives and Controls Magazine
First World Congress on Condition Monitoring (WCCM 2017) 13 - 16 June, 2017

Location: London, UK
This new conference will include more than 350 papers from more than 180 speakers, spread over three days. There will also be an exhibition on the second and third days, as well as a training workshop on the second day. On the two days before the congress (11–12 June), there will be workshops on machine vibration analysis and diagnostics.
UK Robotics Week 24 - 30 June, 2017

Location: Locations around the UK
Following last year’s inaugural event, the celebration of robotics and autonomous technologies returns with a programme of open days, lectures, film premieres, competitions, demonstrations and exhibitions. A highlight will be an exhibition at the Science Museum in London of a collection of more than 100 robots, some dating back to the 16th century.
Sensors & Instrumentation 2017 26 - 27 September, 2017

Location: Nec, Birmingham, UK
Described as “the UK’s only national sensors event”, the show moves to the NEC’s larger Hall 1 and is expected to attract more than 80 exhibitors. A new interactive feature area called Connecting Industry Live! will provide product demonstrations, while the Innovation Showcase feature has been expanded.
SPS IPC Drives 28 - 30 November, 2017

Location: Nuremberg, Germany
The huge automation and motion engineering event returns to Nuremberg after a successful 2016 event which attracted more than 63,000 visitors and 1,600 exhibitors to its location in southern Germany. Almost a quarter of the visitors come from outside Germany.
Drives & Controls Show 2018 10 - 12 April, 2018

Location: NEC, Birmingham, UK
In 2018, the Drives & Controls Show, along with Mach and other co-located events including Air-Tech and Plant & Asset Management, will be moving to halls in the “new” section of the NEC. 2018 will also mark the debut of the new Smart Machines & Factories event covering all aspects of the digital factory, Industry 4.0 and the Internet of Things.