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.
For complete conference agendas go to imts.com/education/conference.
Now is the time to register for IMTS 2016, which runs September 12-17 in Chicago, Illinois. As the show approaches, please check our IMTS 2016 Zone for new product updates. We will also have information about new technology, pavilions to explore and conference information. In the meantime, check out IMTSTV for segments about the show and what’s new in the world of manufacturing technology.
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