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IMTS 2020 will be the 33rd edition of the premier manufacturing technology show in North America. IMTS 2018 hosted the highest number of exhibiting companies ever (2,563) and was the largest in number of registrations (129,415) and in net square feet of exhibit space (1,424,232) at the McCormick Place complex. IMTS is held every even-numbered year in Chicago and attracts buyers and sellers from 117 countries.

Registration & Pricing

Quick Show Facts

Name of Show
International Manufacturing Technology Show
Show Sponsor
AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology
Show Dates
September 14-19, 2020
Show Location
McCormick Place • 2301 S Lake Shore Dr • Chicago, IL 60616 USA
Read the 2018 Post-Show Report


Show Hours
Building / Level Hours
Building / LevelEast Building, Level 2 Hours8:30am – 4:30pm
Building / LevelEast Building, Level 3 Hours9:00am – 5:00pm
Building / LevelWest Building, Level 3 Hours9:00am – 5:00pm
Building / LevelNorth Building, Level 3 Hours10:00am – 6:00pm
Building / LevelSouth Building, Level 3 Hours10:00am – 6:00pm
Building / LevelNorth Building, Level 1 Hours9:00am – 3:00pm

Exhibitors at IMTS

More than 2,400 exhibitors from the manufacturing industry will display their products and productivity solutions at McCormick Place in Chicago covering 1.3 million net square feet of show floor. To help optimize your time at the show, we organize exhibits in Pavilions that are geared toward specific industries, technologies and solutions.

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Educational Opportunities at IMTS

IMTS Conference

The IMTS Conference brings the industry together, under one roof and at one time, to discuss new opportunities. Network with a community of your industry peers and explore fresh ideas to enhance your business. Leave with different perspectives on overcoming day-to-day and long-range challenges.

Sessions explore innovative as well as revered technologies, business development and optimization, plus workforce efficiency and productivity.

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Smartforce Student Summit

The Smartforce Student Summit at IMTS is a program that enriches student and educator attendance and encourages career consideration in the manufacturing technology industry.

Participating exhibitors provide interactive booth displays and information about the industry.

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Show Management

AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology
7901 Jones Branch Drive, Suite 900
McLean, VA 22102-4206 USA
Show Management Staff

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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