The UBM West Expo Show seems to extend for miles. Combing the MDM West, Pacific Design & Manufacturing, ATX West, Electronics West, Plastec West, AeroCon West, and West Pack Shows all together offers an extensive amount of technologies to see. The functionality and practicality of 3D Printing was on display, showing the possible future of the technology. Automation systems have seen a significant development with the implementation of lightweight materials and network connectivity with tablets. The increase of use in self guiding conveyor belts and robotic arms are geared to creating more efficient production lines and factories.