Media Center Info

  • Online Media Center

    Log in to the online Media Center to view the press releases and images from the IMTS Exhibitors.

  • Media Center Hours

    Dates Hours
    Monday, Sept. 10 – Saturday, Sept. 15 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
    Sunday, Sept. 9 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

    The Media Center will be open on Sunday, September 9, from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. for early badge pickup. Each morning a daily event schedule (including press conferences) will be posted in the Media Center and on the kiosks.

  • Media Center Location

    Location:  Room N426.

  • Media Briefing Room

    There is a Media Briefing Room in the Media Center where press conferences are conducted. A press conference schedule will be updated regularly and will be posted in the Media Center at IMTS.

    View the Schedule

IMTS 2018 Media Day

Newsmakers: You are invited to an exclusive Media Breifing Preview Day featuring top technology experts and high-level executives speaking on the lates manufacturing innovations featured at IMTS 2018 and HANNOVER MESSE USA.
More information / View the invitation

Sunday, September 9, 2018
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
IMTS Media Center: N426 (North Building, Level 3)

Schedule – Sunday, September 9

  • Media Center Open
  • Pre-show Media Briefing
  • Tour of the Show
  • 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
  • 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
  • 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

View Full Schedule & Invitation


Media Center Equipment

Computer workstations will be available, as will wire drops for laptop plug-ins and wireless internet service. The Media Center will also be fully equipped with printers, and copier for your convenience.

Press Kits

Exhibitors and editors should make full use of the Media Center by posting and accessing press releases and photos. NO paper, cd/dvd or memory stick press kits will be accepted in the Media Center. We will maintain a list of exhibitors who have press kits available in their booths and we will offer a service in the Media Center where staff will download materials for the media and either print them or save them to a memory stick.

Refreshments / Lunch

A complimentary lunch will be served each day from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Coffee, soft drinks and water will be available throughout the day.

Media Center Management

Yvonne Anderson will be on-site overseeing the Media Center operations throughout the show. If you have questions or concerns before, during, or after the show, please contact Yvonne in the Media Center.

Media Center Contact:
For questions, please contact

IMTS Media:
Natalie Heavren
Media Relations Intern

Bonnie Gurney
Director – Industry Partnerships