AMT's Emerging Technology Center (ETC)
The ETC at IMTS 2016 features state of the art technology advancements through displays of the most exciting new additive products. The ETC is the “must visit” at IMTS and is renowned around the globe for showcasing state of the art and disruptive technologies that will impact manufacturing in the years to come.
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 life-long 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.
See the results of the M4M 5K held at IMTS on Wednesday, September 14, 2016
MMS Top Shops
MMS Top Shops Showcase is where leading manufacturers connect to technology and trends, to colleagues and industry leaders, and ultimately, to the tools and strategies that move manufacturing forward.
Today's Technology Center
Today’s Technology Center (TTC) presented by GIE Media featured technology from the aerospace, automotive and medical sectors grabbed the attention of many entering the West building.
This year’s highlights featured in the TTC will include the Ohio State University EcoCar3 – Defending their EcoCar2 win, Ohio State University students are converting a 2016 Chevy Camaro into a plug-in hybrid vehicle, featuring lightweight materials and advanced computer controls. TTC will also include an Airbus Helicopters H130 7-person helicopter.
I.M.T.S. Ride Experience
The IMTS Ride Experience featured the breakthrough technology in “Olli,” a self-driving electric vehicle that deftly navigated through the structural support pillars in C-Hall. Equipped with IBM Watson Internet of Things (IoT) technology, Olli is more than just an intelligent and entertaining ride. Olli represents how Direct Digital Manufacturing (DDM) and 3D printing are fundamentally changing the way manufacturers create products, in turn creating a future where product development timelines are significantly reduced.
IMTSTV Segments from the Show Floor at IMTS 2016
Recorded live from the show floor – it’s IMTSTV! Three live shows were broadcast daily, as well as the briefing editions: iSpy, IMTSTV Shorts, and Shop Talk from Gardner Business Media. Watch the videos now in the IMTSTV Library: