Attractions at IMTS

AMT's Emerging Technology Center (ETC)

Sponsored by AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology, which owns and operates IMTS, the ETC has become the “must-visit” exhibit and is renowned around the world for showcasing state-of-the-art and disruptive technologies that will impact manufacturing in the years to come. At IMTS 2004, the ETC made its debut as a place to educate, inform and excite the manufacturing community about ground-breaking innovations specific to the advanced technology industry. For the first time, IMTS featured two AMT ETCs!

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Modern Machine Shop

Throughout the years, Modern Machine Shop (MMS) has written a lot about two topics – IMTS and June 1928. The former is the most influential event in the machining industry. The latter is the month and year Gardner Business Media introduced Modern Machine Shop to the machining industry. What has made covering those two topics so meaningful (and so much fun) is the people and the progress they represent. Celebrate the 90th anniversary of Modern Machine Shop!

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Today's Technology Center

Today's Technology Center (TTC) presented by GIE Media features the latest advancements in manufacturing technology being implemented by businesses. The TTC features technology from the aerospace, automotive, medical and energy sectors.

Get a close look at leading-edge innovations from manufacturing's four hottest markets brought to you by Today's Medical Developments, Today's Motor Vehicles, Aerospace Manufacturing and Design, and Today’s Energy Solutions.

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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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IMTS Ride Experience

IMTS visitors can take a ride in Olli, a self-driving, digitally manufactured, 3D-printed, electric shuttle by Local Motors designed to streamline shared transportation systems around the world.

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Register to Attend IMTS

Don’t miss the chance to be part of the premier manufacturing technology show in North America. See you in Chicago in September 2020!

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Plan Your Visit

Make the most of your time in Chicago by planning your visit to IMTS ahead of time. From online showrooms to travel plans, we can help with all of the details!

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