IMTSTV

Watch the new episode of IMTSTV IN BRIEF: Jack Uldrich Encourages MFG Attendees to Look to the Future and Alan Beaulieu Give a State-of-the-Industry Report at MFG.

Previous IMTSTV Videos:

Coming Soon on IMTSTV:

  • In Brief: How to Future-Proof Yourself
  • In Brief: Disruptive Thinking
  • In Brief: State of the Economy

IMTSTV delivers programming in four formats IN BRIEF, INVESTIGATES, SHORTS and iSpy:

  • In Brief is a quick update on news and events from around the industry, featuring interviews with industry experts, how-to tips for your business, and more.
  • Investigates is an in-depth look at some of the most important topics in the manufacturing industry. Upcoming episodes will focus on topics like additive manufacturing, smartforce development, and more.
  • IMTSTV Shorts are an inside look into everything IMTS in a minute or less.
  • iSpy is a fun behind the scenes look at what's cool and innovative in manufacturing today.

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Apply for Space at IMTS 2014

IMTS has a hard-earned reputation as a business generator. Nobody knows what the future will bring. But one thing is certain: IMTS will provide you with the highest concentration of buyers and decision makers in the manufacturing technology industry. IMTS is where solutions are sold.

Space assignments for IMTS 2014 have been made and you can now view your location on the floor plan. Don't like your location, size or booth type? Let us know - change request forms are in your e-Kit.

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The Largest Manufacturing Technology Show

The International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) is the largest manufacturing technology show in the Western Hemisphere. IMTS 2012 drew more than 100,000 industry decision-makers over the six day show. It's the best show to get ideas and find answers to your manufacturing problems. See new solution demonstrations and choose the best for your needs. Compare technologies from around the world in one place and get the edge you need to stay competitive in your field in the future.

Industrial Automation North America will once again be co-located with IMTS as North America’s leading trade show for process, factory and building automation. The 2014 introduction of Motion, Drive & Automation North America (MDA NA) will further expand the range of technologies and solutions presented at IMTS by bringing together the power transmission, motion control and fluid technology sectors.

Show Dates: September 8-13, 2014
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Co-Located Shows

Industrial Automation North America

The inaugural Industrial Automation North America at IMTS 2012 featured a complete range of automation products and solutions as well as conferences and educational training. With over 100 exhibitors from 19 countries, the inaugural Industrial Automation North America exceeded expectations and positioned itself as an industry-leading event for 2014, when international industrial automation companies will once again meet in Chicago to showcase their latest technologies and innovations.

Motion, Drive & Automation North America

The inaugural Motion, Drive & Automation North America at IMTS 2014 brings the international network of Motion, Drive & Automation at HANNOVER MESSE to North America where power transmission, motion control and fluid technology companies will exhibit their products and solutions.

Watch IMTSTV In Brief: New Co-Located Show at IMTS 2014

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News Feed

LOCAL MOTORS LAUNCHES DESIGN CHALLENGE FOR FIRST 3D-PRINTED CAR
Initial challenge will inspire the overall design of the vehicle that Local Motors will manufacture at IMTS in September 2014.

Global Futurist, Jack Uldrich, Encourages Manufacturers to Look to the Future
Jack Uldrich, global futurist and best-selling author, spoke to attendees at The MFG Meeting about the game-changing technologies that will impact their businesses, such as additive manufacturing, robotics, and nanotechnology.

Reminder: Target Plan Questionnaire Deadline Has Passed
Deadlines are an important part of having a successful booth at IMTS. The 1st deadline has come and gone and many have not filled out their Target Plan Questionnaire.

Sally Ride Science® to Deliver Keynote Address at Smartforce Student Summit
Dr. Karen Flammer, Co-Founder and Senior Science Advisor, Sally Ride Science®, will deliver a keynote address on Wednesday, Sept. 10, during the Smartforce Student Summit at the IMTS 2014.

Local Motors Signs Contract to Deliver First 3D-Printed Electric Vehicle at IMTS 2014
Local Motors, Inc. today announced that AMT will be the first customer for its previously announced 3D-printed production vehicle. Local Motors will build and deliver the first direct digital manufactured vehicle at IMTS 2014.

National Math and Science Initiative to Deliver Keynote Address at Smartforce Student Summit
Gregg Fleisher, Chief Academic Officer, National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI), will deliver the keynote address on Tuesday, Sept. 9, at the Smartforce Student Summit at the IMTS 2014.

IMTS – The International Manufacturing Technology Show 2014 Registration Open
Registration is open for 2014’s premier manufacturing event, the 30th edition of IMTS – The International Manufacturing Technology Show

Exciting Plans for IMTS – The International Manufacturing Technology Show 2014 Fully Underway
IMTS 2014 to be Held at Chicago’s McCormick Place Sept. 8-13, 2014

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IMTSedu Events

Webinar: Trade Media: Aggressive Pre-show Marketing WINS Every Time
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 11:00 am ET

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Webinar: HOW TO USE EMAIL EFFECTIVELY & PROFITABLY
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 11:00 am ET

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IMTS Exhibitor Workshops 2014IMTS Exhibitor Workshop

The Exhibitor Workshop is the absolute best way to make sure you're prepared for IMTS. In January 2014, we toured five different cities to bring you the latest tips, tricks and information to prepare you for IMTS! Watch the session recordings.

IMTSTV

IMTSTV brings you coverage of all the exciting news and events from the show floor at IMTS 2012. Watch what you missed or relive the event! New show coming soon.

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Industry Events

Upcoming events and trade shows in the manufacturing technology industry.

AIM - Automation in Manufacturing

MECANICA

MECANICA | JIMTOF | ProMat | More Upcoming Industry Events

IMTS Balloon and Rally Fighters

If there is one thing anyone who attended IMTS remembers, it is the fantastic hot air balloon that appeared in the front lawn of McCormick Place and the two IMTS Rally Fighters. Catch the IMTS Balloon and Rally Fighters at IMTS 2014 and see them at one of the events coming up this year.

Kentucky Derby Kickoff
IMTS Balloon
April 24-26, 2014
Louisville, Kentucky

Chester Valley Balloon Festival
IMTS Balloon
West Chester, Pennsylvania
June 13-15, 2014

Great Galena Balloon Race
IMTS Balloon
Galena, Illinois
June 20-22, 2014

Michigan Challenge
IMTS Balloon
Howell, Michigan
June 27-29, 2014

See full schedule and watch videos of the IMTS Ballooon and Rally Fighter...