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Beyond the Exhibits: Attractions at IMTS

Find new opportunities that empower and amplify the future of manufacturing technology.

IMTS Specialty Programs


Job Shops

Job shops always get the job done. Powered by AMT and featuring MMS Top Shops, these two half-day workshops are exclusively designed to offer job shop stakeholders learning opportunities to excel, connect, and manufacture.
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Women Make Manufacturing Move

The IMTS Women Make Manufacturing Move specialty program delivers curated sessions, meetups, and receptions to bring together female professionals from around the world to engage and connect

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AMT's Emerging Technology Center (ETC)

Sponsored by AMT, the ETC highlights state-of-the-art and disruptive technologies. At IMTS 2022, the focus turns to the forward-thinking manufacturing driving outer space projects for long-term presence on the moon and deep space exploration.

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AM4U Area

New to the North American market and IMTS, the AM4U Area, presented by Formnext, will feature talks about adopting industrial AM into your production process, as well as entrepreneurship and business models.

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Next Frontier in Human Flight

Watch manufacturer and technologist Richard Browning as he takes to the air in his personal flight suit. On Wednesday, Sept. 14, Browning will fly over McCormick Place using only power from his 3D-printed jet pack.

IMTS+ Main Stage

Manufacturing technology is changing at lightning speed. Hear the day's keynote address from world-class leaders and honor recipients during awards presentations.
Gain insight into technology, market, and economic outlooks. Watch live shows by Making Chips, AMT Tech Trends podcast, and IMTS+ original series programming.

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An IMTS debut event brought to you by AMT and the AMT Tech Center in Mexico, LATAM Night brings together Spanish-speaking IMTS attendees from around the world, in-country associations, and product experts from IMTS exhibitors to exchange ideas and create new synergies.

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A dynamic industry collaboration between AMT and ASME, LIVE LAB - Digital Transformation. NOW. will deliver expert knowledge, hands-on experiences, and interactive technology. Featured technologies focus on the connected factory, digital twin, big data, AI, and machine learning through presentations, Deep Dive walk-up stations, and interactive technology displays that will help you forge a roadmap to the future of manufacturing.

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IMTS+ Creators Lounge

The IMTS+ Creators Lounge is a new experience at IMTS, a destination where manufacturing Influencers and content creators come together to connect and share their stories. The IMTS+ Creators Lounge will stream live throughout the week.

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Miles for Manufacturing 5K

The M4M Run/Walk is an excellent opportunity to get in your exercise at the conference while benefiting a good cause! The recipient schools prepare young men and women for success in lifelong learning and work by providing them with customized learning programs in selected career pathways based on their interests, offering programs in CNC machining, CAD and welding, along with courses in automotive repair and computer design.

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