Why Attend IMTS?

IMTS: We Will Change Your Perspective.

IMTS Will Provide You With New Manufacturing Technologies & Ideas!

More than 114,000 of the industry's decision-makers, including many of your competitors, will be attending the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) to find answers to their manufacturing problems. They will be able to witness new technology being demonstrated first hand...and have a much more tangible understanding in choosing the best solution for their needs.

At IMTS they find ways to reduce costs and sreamline their work. They know that to survive and succeed, they must keep up with technology ... and stay ahead of their competitors!


Attend IMTS ... Surpass Your Competitors

YES! After each show, we ask attendees for their impressions:

  • 95% are satisfied with the exhibitors
  • 86% are successful in finding specific products or solving manufacturing problems
  • 64% make new business contacts

Witness new technologies demonstrated. Hear from world"s leading industry experts.


The IMTS Conference Program Provides Solutions

The conference, where Technology and Business connect, brings together experts from across the industry, to give you the most useful and up-to-date technical information available.

  • Presentations to complement what you see on the exhibit floor
  • Gain new perspective and insight into improving your production and operations
  • Hear from experienced professionals with actual real life solutions to your manufacturing challenges
  • Network with peers

The IMTS Conference program will focus on five topics: Process Innovations, Alternative Manufacturing, Plant Operations, Automation and Quality. Learn more.


Co-Located Shows

You can see a complete range of manufacturing technology solutions during your visit to IMTS, making this truly manufacturing’s most comprehensive event. Complementing the metalworking solutions that you’ll see at IMTS are five additional related shows:


Who Should Attend IMTS?

Everyone involved in manufacturing will benefit from experiencing the vast array of technologies available at IMTS.

  • Executives building and maintaining a business
  • Decision makers involved in manufacturing equipment purchases
  • Engineers identifying the actual and relative equipment needs of today
  • Plant superintendent gaining a more overall outlook at operations
  • Operators the users that can best explain the equipment in question being the closest to the problems and solutions
  • All staff members and suppliers there to help you guide you to a purchase that can help rather than waste

IMTS Will Optimize Your Show Floor Productivity

To help guide attendees to booths quickly and easily, we organize exhibits in Pavilions that are geared toward specific industries, technologies and solutions. Find out more about the pavilions.

Registration Information

Exhibits only registration opens in February, 2016. You will be able to add Conferences to your IMTS registration beginning in May.

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