IMTS Conferences at a Glance

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 Conferences at a Glance    




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 10-11East 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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