Additive Manufacturing Conference
Presented by Gardner Business Media
Date: Tuesday - Wednesday, September 11 - 12, 2018
As the first and only conference focused exclusively on additive technologies for industrial part production, the conference takes a practical, applications-based look at the machines, materials and methodologies being used to grow end-use tools and components. The conference is designed for owners, executives, engineers at contract manufacturers and OEMs involved in durable goods manufacturing.
Applied AM-EOS Additive Day
Presented by EOS North America
Date: Wednesday, September 12, 2018
AppliedAM – EOS Additive Day (previously EOS North America User Day) returns once again to IMTS 2018. AppliedAM features industry luminaries delving into cutting edge applications helping shape the future of additive manufacturing in medical, aerospace, industrial, electronics, and automotive among other featured industries.
GAMS (Global Automation Manufacturing Summit)
Presented by Hannover Fairs
Date: Thursday September 13, 2018
Theme: Connecting the Dots
As implementation of Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) strategy continues, manufacturers are looking for effective ways to measure and manage plant floor data and make it useful to improve their operations. The 2018 Global Automation and Manufacturing Summit will update manufacturing leaders on where the industry is at in the journey to operational IIoT systems and will explore issues such as cybersecurity and operational change management.
Industrial Laser Conference
Presented by Laser Institute of America
Date: Wednesday September 12, 2018
This conference will teach you how to incorporate lasers into your manufacturing processes to stay competitive in the current high-tech market. We will cover industrial applications of lasers.
Top Shops Workshop
Presented by Gardner Business Media / Modern Machine Shops
Date: Thursday, September 13, 2018
The Top Shops Conference is where leading shops of all shapes, sizes and specialties connect to celebrate their contribution to the manufacturing community and to learn about the tools and technologies that will help them continue to lead and succeed.
Top Shops participants will notice an emphasis not just on the products and the processes that are driving manufacturing. But, more importantly, visitors will learn from and interact with their peers.