Research Development & Design focuses on the entire product lifecycle including research, development and product design. Held concurrently with ASME's International Mechanical Engineering Congress and the Defense Research & Engineering Conference and Exposition in Washington, D.C., Nov. 17-10, RD&D and DREX will provide a forum for research and development, OEM Product Design and System Design professionals, including ASME's 125,000 members, to collaborate and analyze the relationship between discovery and enterprise. The new RD&D event will feature pavilions on the exhibit floor focusing on clusters of content that ASME has deemed critical for the next century of product advancement, including: MEMS and NANO, Engineered Materials, OEM Design Components, Engineering & Design Tools, Industrial & Ergonomic Design, Sensors - Motion & Control, Technology Transfer, Information Products and General Research and Lab Design products.

To attend the meeting, call 203-878-2577.