Each month IMTSTV delivers programming centered on the IMTS show and what's exciting in the world of manufacturing technology.

IMTSTV delivers monthly 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.

During the show we also bring you additional segments, including MFG Advocate, ShopTalk, IMTS 360, IMTS Live and IMTS Today.

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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.

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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 2014 drew more than 114,000 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.

Show Dates: September 12 - 17, 2016

Co-Located Shows:

Industrial Automation North America and Motion, Drive & Automation North America

Industrial Automation North America at IMTS 2014 showcased the best in process, factory and building automation with products and solutions for production automation, metalworking and precision manufacturing. The inaugural Motion, Drive & Automation North America (MDA NA) provided a networking hub of North America’s power transmission, motion control and fluid technology sectors. At MDA NA, visitors had the chance to find the latest solutions and innovations in manufacturing, meet with key suppliers from all over the world, strengthen business networks, and prepare and finalize purchases. Industrial Automation NA and MDA NA doubled floor space over the 2012 inaugural event to more than 50,000 square feet.

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News Feed

3D-Printed Car Featured on The Today Show
Watch the video clip from The Today Show featuring Local Motors CEO, Jay Rogers.

IMTS and GIE Media Donated $20,000 to Chicago-area School Focused on STEM Education
A check for $20,000 was presented to Austin Polytechnical Academy (APA) by IMTS – The International Manufacturing Technology Show and GIE Media on Friday, Oct. 3, 2014, to help advance the school’s mission of preparing students for manufacturing and engineering careers.

World’s First 3D-printed Car Takes Inaugural Drive
After a grueling six-day week that included nearly round-the-clock work, Local Motors, together with Cincinnati Incorporated, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, and AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology, unveiled the world’s first 3D-printed, drivable vehicle.

IMTS 2014 Proved Strength, Vitality and the Push for Innovation in Manufacturing Technology
The 30th edition of IMTS 2014 was the fourth largest IMTS in history and the largest six-day show ever with registration of 114,147 representing 112 countries.

Manufacturing is Thriving: Industrial Automation North America 2014 and Motion, Drive & Automation North America 2014 End-of-Show Report
Industrial Automation North America 2014 and the inaugural Motion, Drive & Automation (MDA) North America 2014 trade shows and conferences co-located with IMTS - The International Manufacturing Technology Show 2014 at McCormick Place in Chicago from September 8–13, 2014 attracted more than 114,147 total registrants, 2035 exhibiting companies and visitors from more than 112 countries.

Manufacturing Is THE Place to Be … And So Was IMTS 2014!
The 30th edition of IMTS 2014 was the fourth largest in IMTS history and the largest six-day show ever with 114,147 registrants – that’s an increase of 14% since the 2012 show!

Exhibitors: Who Did You Not See at IMTS?
IMTS 2014 was a blockbuster success with record numbers of attendees pouring into McCormick Place for 6 days. Did you reach 100% of your target market?

The 3D-printed Car Is All the Buzz
The show might be over but the news of the world’s first 3D-printed car is still sweeping the nation from Chicago to Atlanta and California on local stations to CNN.

Technology Buzzwords Come to Life at IMTS
From the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) to the “cloud” to the Maker Movement, buzz words abounded leading up to IMTS 2014.

CCPIT Machinery Named Exclusive IMTS Sales Agent in China
AMT has appointed the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) Machinery Sub-Council as the exclusive sales agent of IMTS to Chinese companies beginning on October 14, 2015, for IMTS 2016.

The Gene Haas Foundation Announces Scholarships at the Smartforce Student Summit at IMTS 2014
To spur the development of next-generation advanced manufacturing professionals, today the Gene Haas Foundation announced $50,000 in scholarships to be awarded to high school seniors seeking a post-secondary degree in machining and advanced manufacturing technology.

New International Additive Manufacturing Award Announced at IMTS 2014
AMT and VDW – Verein Deutscher Werkzeugmaschinenfabriken (German Machine Tool Builders’ Association) announced today at IMTS 2014 a partnership to present the International Additive Manufacturing Award annually, beginning in 2015.

ShowDaily News

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IMTSedu Events

Webinar: The Law of Reciprocity
Thursday, October 16, 2014 at 11:00 am ET

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Webinar: Post IMTS Webinar - Getting the Most Out of Your Leads
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 11:00 am ET

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2014 Global Forecasting & Marketing Conference

How does your company prepare for the future? What information is vital to your success?
AMT's GFMC is key to strategic planning, at the right time, in a convenient place.

October 14 - 16, 2014 | Detroit, MI
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The MFG Meeting 2015

The MFG Meeting brings together the complete manufacturing chain for a unique conference experience that provides unparalleled opportunities to network with industry leaders.
The 5th edition of The MFG Meeting is set:
March 4-7, 2015 | Orlando World Center Marriott Resort
More Info about The MFG Meeting

MTConnect: Connecting Manufacturing Conference

MTConnect Institute is compiling a world-class roster of manufacturing technology thought leaders and industry insiders for the upcoming [MC]2 conference, which will be packed with timely insights, strategic views, and actionable items.
April 28 - 30, 2015 | McCormick Place, West Building, Chicago, IL
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Catch up on everything you may have missed at IMTS 2014 with IMTSTV!
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Industry Events

Don't miss a thing! Get details on all of the upcoming industry events.

JIMTOF 2014:
October 30 - November 4, 2014  |  More Info

Metalworking and CNC Machine Tool Show:
November 4 - 11, 2014  |  More Info

November 19 - 22, 2014  |  More Info

Full List of 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.

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Catch all the fun things that happened at the show with our iSpy video series!
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