IMTS Conferences at a Glance

Besides being North America’s greatest manufacturing exhibition, IMTS 2012 offers a variety of educational opportunities for manufacturing professionals.

Article From: 9/10/2012 Modern Machine Shop

Besides being North America’s greatest manufacturing exhibition, IMTS 2012 offers a variety of educational opportunities for manufacturing professionals. Listen, learn and network with your peers at one or more of these sessions:

IMTS 2012 Conference
September 10-14 – West Building, Level 1, Rooms W190-W195

Sessions explore innovative and traditional technologies, business development and optimization, plus workforce efficiency and productivity. Topics include materials, manufacturing technology, alternative manufacturing processes, quality/metrology and plant operations.

Motion, Drives & Automation Conference
September 10-11 – East Building, Room E353

Penton Media and the National Fluid Power Association present two in-depth conference tracks on motion control, and hydraulics and pneumatics in automation. They are for engineers tasked with improving performance, productivity, life, efficiency, and environmental footprint of industrial automation systems.

EHS Today's America’s Safest Companies
September 11-12 — West Building, Rooms W183 B&C

This is a comprehensive learning and networking experience that includes keynote speakers, panel discussions, 18 sessions across three industry tracks, and the EHS Today America’s Safest Companies awards ceremony.

IANA Global Automation & Manufacturing Summit
September 12-13 — East Building, Room E353

CFE Media and Hannover Fairs International present a two-day program aimed at senior-level managers. Key topics in global automation and manufacturing will be highlighted, including enterprise asset management, process optimization, energy management and sustainability manufacturing.

TRAM³ Aerospace Conference – Trends in Advanced Machining, Manufacturing and Materials
September 12-13 — West Building, Room W470

Boeing and Rolls-Royce team up to sponsor this two-day session on aerospace manufacturing technology. TRAM³ will deliver discussions on state-of-the-art machining processes, manufacturing methods and the materials that are transforming the aerospace industry throughout its supply chain.

Midwest Clean Tech 2012
September 12 — West Building, Level 1, Room W181

This one-day event focuses on technology providers whose products have a reduced impact on the environment through energy efficiency, reduction of waste or pollution, or other means.

ISA Inside: Training Sessions at Industrial Automation North America
September 13 & 14 — East Building, Rooms E259-E262 & E266

The International Society of Automation (ISA) teams with Hannover Fairs International to bring a variety of one-day training and educational workshops for all attendees at IANA and IMTS.

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IMTS 2016 

IMTS 2016 ran September 12-17 in Chicago, Illinois. Visit our IMTS 2016 Zone to find information on conferences and technology that appeared at the show. Also, be sure to check out IMTSTV for segments about the show and what’s new in the world of manufacturing technology.

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