The objective for the IMTS 2016 conference program is continuous improvement. Focusing on five topic tracks featuring a variety of industry specific sessions, presentations will provide solutions to current manufacturing problems such as improving productivity; improving part quality; and developing a stable, competent workforce to lower the cost of manufacturing in the United States and create new levels of market demand.

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Conference topics and presentations focus on:

  • Process Innovations

    • New Materials
    • R & D
    • Composites
    • Tooling / Workholding
    • General Cutting (turning, milling, drilling, etc.)
    • Grinding
  • Alternative Manufacturing

    • Additive / 3D Printing
    • EDM
    • Waterjet
    • Laser
    • Fastening / Joining
    • Welding
  • Plant Operations

    • Energy Efficiency
    • Lean Manufacturing
    • Cost Justification
    • Training / Workforce
    • Government Initiatives
    • Lifecycle Management
  • Automation

    • CAD / CAM
    • Connectivity
    • Motion Control
    • Robotics
    • Software
    • Vision Systems
  • Quality

    • Measurement
    • Testing
    • Inspection
    • Standards
    • Optical / 3D

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