INVEST IN INNOVATION
The Midwest's Leading Metalworking & Manufacturing Tool Show
The place for education, collaboration and innovation. The Wisconsin Manufacturing & Technology Show (WIMTS) is Wisconsin’s largest manufacturing event, with more than 5,000 in attendance at the last show. This year it’s back with more of everything—100,000 square feet of exhibit space full of displays, demonstrations, products and services. Experience the latest technologies, find new suppliers and see machines up and running. Interact with industry leaders and discover new processes to solve your manufacturing challenges. Join us to help shape the technology of tomorrow, while benefiting your bottom line.
Where the industry meets to see what's new and what's next. Established in 1989, the WIMTS has earned a great reputation and a loyal following. It’s a machine tool show presented the way it should be—put together by exhibitors, inexpensive to attend, and a place to see, shop and compare the world’s technology all under one roof! Best of all, you’ll discover changing technologies, evolving trends and other industry developments. Don’t miss this opportunity to Invest In Innovation, as well as learn how to manufacture better, faster and smarter while gaining a competitive advantage.
- Automation & Shop Communication Presented by Ken Dragotta
- Student Day on Oct. 8
- 3D Printing Presentation by Allen Kreemer & Tom Rohrbeck
- BizTimes Media Manufacturing Summit on Oct. 7
- Kurt Bauer & Steve Benzschawel on the BMO Harris Stage
- Jim Kacmarcik & Mark Tauscher on the BMO Harris Stage
- Over 200 World-Class Exhibitors
- October is Manufacturing Month in Wisconsin
- Exhibit Space is sold out!
“Great show! Sold every machine in our booth, plus orders for eight more and some good leads.”
- Howard Kutsch, Southwestern Industries
“WIMTS gives our customers a great opportunity to comfortably shop and compare new machine tools and new technologies, all under one roof. The Tire-kicker, as well as the serious shopper, has the opportunity to study and review quality machine tools in order to make the right decision on their investment. Return on investment? All prospective machine tool buyers need to spend a day at WIMTS.”
- Wally Mulvaney, Lexair
“Best show ever! Our first time showing robots, secured 12 robot projects, plus great leads.”
- Randy Roehl, CNC Solutions
“WIMTS is the best platform in the Midwest to allow manufacturers of products and services to display to the end users associated in the metal working industry. The ability to expose our core competencies while networking within a cost-effective event is one of the best values available today. We just wish it was every year!”
- Rick Schaffer, Hexagon Metrology USA
“We track our leads and sales per dollar spent at all of the tradeshows we exhibit in, and the WIMTS has always proven to be a great investment for us.”
- Don Armstrong, Marvel Manufacturing Company, Inc.
“Hastings has been part of the WIMTS since back in the 90s. It’s been the single biggest tradeshow event for Hastings every time it comes around. If Wisconsin is your home, your headquarters, this is the show you want to be in to be seen and to see what’s really happening in the regional economy.”
- Doug Young, Hastings Air Energy Control
“Milwaukee was named one of ‘5 Great Cities for Growing Your Manufacturing Business,’ according to Chief Executive magazine.”
BizTimes Milwaukee magazine