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Conferences at IMTS 2022

Content is key in the information era, and we have organized 12 conferences, with the widest array of topics ever, to help visitors move their people, business, and technology forward. See below for short overviews or click here to “search conferences”.

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IMTS 2022 Conference

The IMTS 2022 Conference will convene innovators and exceptional leaders in the industrial space who are shaping the future of manufacturing. With a slate of product experts selected entirely from IMTS exhibiting companies, The IMTS Conference will equip you with tangible solutions that you can put into practice at your shop immediately.
 
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IMTS Specialty Program:
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Designed exclusively for you, join other job shops stakeholders to discover the tools and strategies needed to tackle workforce development and retention, the digitization of the job shop and marketing in manufacturing. Lunch and networking breakouts are included.
 
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IMTS Job Shops Specialty Program featuring MMS Top Shops

This ½-day program, presented by AMT and Modern Machine Shop, offers visitors insight into this year's annual Top Shops benchmarking survey. Learn from industry experts and current and past Top Shop award winners and find out what makes a shop rise to the top and how your shop stacks up against the competition.
 
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IMTS Investor Forum

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The IMTS Investor Forum connects you with advanced manufacturing experts who will demystify the estimated $65 billion manufacturing technology industry and offer tools to help you identify opportunities. Curated, guided tours of the trade show floor afford you an inside experience with the industry, firsthand from start-ups and industry insiders.
 
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The Smarter Sourcing Symposium at IMTS 2022

The inaugural Smarter Sourcing Symposium at IMTS 2022, presented by The Onshoring Project, will deliver direct strategies for sounder and more financially beneficial North American part production. OEMs, Tier suppliers and contract manufacturers, alike, will benefit from first-hand demonstrations and panel discussions on new tools and proven techniques for leaner, more agile, more profitable domestic sourcing.
 
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IMTS Women Make Manufacturing Move

The IMTS Women Make Manufacturing Move program celebrates the women driving the future of manufacturing. With curated sessions, meet-ups, programming, and receptions, join professionals from around the globe to engage and connect. This dedicated program will inspire women in our manufacturing technology community through networking and business.
 
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Co-located and Partner Conferences @ IMTS

Beyond the IMTS Conferences, new events have been added to the docket for 2022. Please review the variety of conferences presented by partner organizations and co-located events. You will find several professional development opportunities for your team and yourself.

Additive Manufacturing Conference

Additive Manufacturing Conference at IMTS 2022

As the first and only event focused exclusively on additive technologies for industrial part production, the conference takes a practical, applications-based look at the machines, materials and methodologies being used to create end-use tools and components. The event is designed for owners, executives and engineers at contract manufacturers, as well as OEMs involved in durable goods manufacturing.
 
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3D Printing Workshop for Job Shops

3D printing can complement CNC machining and help make machining operations, systems and workflow more effective. In this concentrated half-day seminar, learn how machining facilities are applying 3D printers for tooling and for runs of parts that do not make sense on traditional machining centers. The workshop is about machining – and using lower-cost 3D printing capability to make machine tools more efficient. The focus will be on 3D printers at the price point of midrange machine tools on down to desktop machines, applied specifically in the context of machine shop work.
 
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Industrial Laser Conference

This conference, presented by the Laser Institute of America (LIA), focuses on laser processing for manufacturing applications. We will consider laser applications from marking to cutting, to welding and heat treating, to remote welding, to cleaning and additive manufacturing, and more.
 
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Parts Cleaning Conference

Parts Cleaning Conference at IMTS 2022

The Parts Cleaning Conference is the place for you to learn the latest cleaning technology. Over the past few years, cleaning has become more important than ever. Environmental limitations are becoming stricter and manufacturers demand high quality clean parts. The Parts Cleaning Conference will detail how to make it all happen, while staying within compliance and on budget.
 
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HANNOVER MESSE USA 2022 Conference

The 2022 HANNOVER MESSE USA Conference will offer 5 topics tracks including Motion & Drives, Cybersecurity, Industry 4.0, Automation, and Supply Chain; a comprehensive conference that will provide solutions to current manufacturing concerns.
 
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OPC Foundation Conference

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The OPC UA Seminar is about industrial interoperability scaling from sensor to IT & Cloud and back. Learn about the ONE harmonized solution OPC UA FX for process and factory automation. Learn why MQTT-only is not enough and why the biggest 6 big IT companies support OPC UA over MQTT.
 
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ASME Tech Leadership Summit

The ASME Tech Leadership Summit will provide the opportunity for a global community of change-driven, growth-minded leaders to network and collaborate. Focusing on digital transformation, leaders will exchange views and information, allowing discussion of tomorrow's challenges as well as share ideas on how to leverage current opportunities and solutions. Hear from like-minded leaders discussing big data, digital twin, robotics, additive manufacturing and tour the show floor with an industry expert.
 
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Show Floor Education Sessions @ IMTS

Smart Manufacturing Experience

We Invite You to Visit the Smart Manufacturing Experience at IMTS 2022! Over the last decade, the evolution of the Internet of Things, Big Data and the desire for ever-increasing productivity has driven the smart manufacturing movement. The growing need for education, alongside increased offerings and adoption, has provided us with the opportunity to lead the discussion on the future of making things.
 
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HANNOVER MESSE USA Solutions Theater

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Free for to all visitors, the Solutions Theater will be located on the HANNOVER MESSE USA show floor in the East Building, Level 2. It will feature presentations, case studies, demonstrations, and special events. Topics include Advanced Connectivity, Data Driven Intelligence, Smart Workers & Managers, Human/Machine Integration, Advanced Manufacturing Methods.