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Why Exhibit at IMTS?

IMTS 2020 will be the 33rd edition of the premier manufacturing technology show in North America. IMTS is held every even numbered year in Chicago and attracts buyers and sellers from 117 countries.

The International Manufacturing Technology Show provides your company with an unparalleled marketing opportunity to get before industry decision makers.

More than 129,000 visitors from all facets of manufacturing come to IMTS to learn about the newest technologies and network with their peers. It's everyone from engineers to C-level executives to floor managers to machine operators. It's where they come to make decisions about where they want to take their business in the years to come – and what they'll buy to make those plans happen.

Exhibitor Prospectus     IMTS 2018 Post-Show Report

Who Visits IMTS?

  • Manufacturing owners, managers, and engineers from around the world.
  • Visitors looking for solutions to their manufacturing needs.
  • Multinational corporations, job shops, and everything in between.
  • Decision makers looking for what's new, next, and necessary.

Everyone You Want and Need to Reach

IMTS offers only the latest and greatest technology – the best place to market your company's expertise. It's the perfect place to sell and the perfect place to partner.


In Management


Have Buying Influence


Intend to Buy From IMTS Exhibitors


Will Find Their Solution Onsite

IMTS Brings the World to You

One in six visitors at IMTS 2018 were international visitors looking for leading-edge manufacturing and technology solutions. Canada, Mexico, and Japan topped the international list.

Impressive Return on Investment

Why are a growing number of companies marketing themselves at trade shows?
Trade shows provide a unique opportunity that cannot be replicated at any other type of venue.

At IMTS, you get 2-to-3 times the exposure and more days to exhibit than any other tradeshow

Peter Eelman, CXO, AMT
“The rapid growth of digital technology, automation, and additive manufacturing are especially driving interest. The booming manufacturing economy means visitors have capital and are ready to invest.”
Peter Eelman
CXO at AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology

Our Ongoing Support Helps Maximize Your Investment

We're committed to supporting exhibitors like you with tools that can make your efforts at IMTS pay off. Our exclusive promotion program incorporates traditional media, direct marketing, email, web promotions, public relations, exhibitor marketing tools, and on-site excitement that will top anything you've seen or experienced in the past.

Get Your Message out with

Reserve a booth at IMTS and you can showcase your company, products, and services to thousands of companies worldwide on This unique opportunity allows you to exhibit as extensively as you wish in our online showrooms, accessible everywhere 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year.

Booth Space

Cost: $33/ sq. ft.

This cost includes the IMTS exhibitor training program, promotional materials, curtain-type backdrop, side rails, standard exhibit sign, a listing on and the largest North American audience for an industrial trade show.

Additional Space Options

Booth Package A

Size: 10x10 ft. (100 sq. ft.)
Cost: $5,000

Booth Package B

Size: 10x20 ft. (200 sq. ft.)
Cost: $9,400

All Booth Options Include

  • Booth Space
  • IMTS Exhibitor Workshop and webinars
  • Promotional materials
  • Listing on
  • Pipe and drape backdrop
  • Company name sign

Package A & B Include:

  • Custom Block Package (material handling, carpet, cleaning, visqueen covering, standard furniture)
  • Electric Quad Box
  • CDS XPress Lead Retrieval Device
2020 Applications

More Questions?


Mark Kennedy
Director – Exhibitions Sales

Tom Snyder
Exhibitions Sales Manager

Katherine Carey, CEM
Exhibitions Customer Support Administrator

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