Welcome International Visitors

IMTS Brings You the Future of Manufacturing Technology

This is your chance to see the world of technology all in one place. Experience the latest developments and new features, including an expanded Emerging Technology Center.

Featuring more than 2,000 exhibitors, covering more than 100,000 square meters, will provide you with a large selection of state-of-the-art equipment, products and services.

  • Interact with leading manufacturing equipment producers from more than 30 countries
  • Compare technology side-by-side all in one place, all at one-time
  • Build global and professional relationships
  • Establish and benefit from trade and economic cooperation

IMTS makes it easy for international visitors. You can visit the e-mail stations for easy Web connections, or take advantage of information booths from machine tool associations around the world. We also offer you free Exhibits Only registration, visa assistance, airline discounts, and a free shuttle bus to and from your hotel and McCormick Place.

Registration for IMTS 2018

Registration for IMTS 2018 is open. International visitors may attend the show free of charge.

Register for IMTS 2018

International Center and Lounge

The International Center is located in the North Building of McCormick Place on Level 2- Mezzanine. In addition to the International Lounge Room N226 (open to all international visitors) where you can relax, have some refreshments and hold small meetings, you will find the Booths of over 20 International Manufacturing Technology Associations. Should you need assistance on internationally related topics please contact the Offices of AMT's Global Services Department located in nearby Room N228.

Quick Facts

Name of Show: IMTS - International Manufacturing Technology Show
Show Sponsor: AMT - The Association For Manufacturing Technology
Show Dates: September 10-15, 2018
Show Location: McCormick Place, 2301 S. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60616 USA
Statistics: IMTS 2016 Wrap Up

Visitor Show Hours

Monday, Sept 10 - Saturday, Sept 15

  • East Building, Level 2 & West Building, Level 3 Annex  —  8:30 am – 4:30 pm
  • East Building, Level 3 & West Building, Level 3  —  9:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • North Building, Level 3 & South Building, Level 3  —  10:00 am – 6:00 pm
  • North Building, Level 1 (Smartforce Student Summit)  —  9:00 am – 3:00 pm

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