DFMA Forum

September 11 - 12, 2018

The International Forum on Design for Manufacture and Assembly (DFMA) is a worldwide conference on product simplification and early cost estimating for development and manufacturing teams, procurement professionals, innovation managers and entrepreneurs across a wide range of industries.This year’s forum on “Global Competitive Advantage” showcases the DFMA successes and overall strategy of manufacturers that make and market products internationally—increasingly under monetary and trade uncertainties. Examples and metrics will be shared illustrating tested approaches to improving design and production economies that are foundational to weathering changing sales and trade environments.


Omni Providence Hotel
1 West Exchange Street
Providence, RI