The International Manufacturing Technology Show


IMTS – The International Manufacturing Technology Show 2018 promises to be this year’s leading industrial manufacturing event with over 1,800 exhibitors displaying their products over more than 1.3 million square feet of exhibition space.

With so many things to see and do while you are at IMTS, it can be quite daunting when trying to plan your time. Here are some of the ‘must see’ exhibits:

Emerging Technology Center

AMT’s Emerging Technology Center (ETC) has become renowned for showcasing technologies and concepts that shape the future of manufacturing. It has become the “must visit” at IMTS and is internationally renowned for presenting state-of-the-art and disruptive technologies that will impact manufacturing in the future.  For the first time in 2018, IMTS will feature two Emerging Technology Centers:

  • ETC Digital Transformation (North Building)

Digital technology has revolutionized every aspect of our lives and is just beginning to transform the advanced manufacturing industry. In the ETC Digital Transformation you will see this revolution in action and how businesses in aerospace, automotive, medical and energy sectors are implementing leading-edge innovations.

  • ETC Additive Manufacturing (West Building)

Innovations in additive manufacturing continue to headline IMTS.  This year its dedicated ETC. Additive Manufacturing has expanded into all markets to become a valuable component for every manufacturing facility, small and large.

A variety of multi-media including video, live manufacturing, and state-of-the-art design will showcase innovations in materials and methods offering insights into where additive manufacturing is going, and how it can better serve all.

The Emerging Technology Centers is at Booth #236800 and Booth #431609

  • MMS Top Shops – MMS is at Booth #236600

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.

Top Shops introduces new concepts and leading technologies that are redefining how a modern machine shop operates. This is the place to learn business development and management strategies that will help your company run more productively and profitably.

Innovations and innovators take center stage in the MMS Top Shops Showcase. Top Shops features a combination of technology utilisation and modernisation that have helped manufacturing facilities be competitive, innovative and profitable.

Today’s Technology Center – TTC is at Booth #236900

Today’s Technology Center (TTC) features the latest advancements in manufacturing technology being implemented by businesses. The TTC features technology from the aerospace, automotive, medical and energy sectors. TTC displays the end results of the latest manufacturing technology in the motor vehicle, aerospace and medical industries.

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.

For more information contact Elaine Brook at If you haven’t registered for the show yet, you can do so at


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