International Manufacturing Technology Show (I.M.T.S.)




MTS 2018 will be the 32nd edition of the premier manufacturing technology show in North America. IMTS 2016 hosted the highest number of exhibiting companies ever (2,407) and was the third largest in number of registrations (115,612) and in net square feet of exhibit space (1,370,256) at the McCormick Place complex. IMTS is held every even-numbered year in Chicago and attracts buyers and sellers from 117 countries.




Show Hours: Monday, Sept 10 – Saturday, Sept 15

8:30 am – 4:30 pm


Who Should Attend IMTS?

  • Everyone involved in manufacturing will benefit from experiencing the vast array of technologies available at IMTS.
  • Executives building a business
  • Decision makers involved in manufacturing equipment purchases
  • Engineers who identify equipment needs
  • Plant superintendent who will set it up
  • Operators who use the equipment and know it better than anyone else
  • Job Shop owners & their employees
  • All staff members and suppliers you count on for new ideas