(September 8-13, 2014)The International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) is the largest manufacturing technology show in the Western Hemisphere. IMTS 2012 drew more than 100,000 industry decision-makers in areas like metal cutting, tooling, metal forming, abrasives, controls, CAD-CAM, EDM, gear generation, industrial automation and more. The IMTS conference brings the industry together to discuss new opportunities and network with the manufacturing community. Other highlights include the Smartforce Student Summit, Exhibitor Workshops, the Emerging Technology Center and IMTSTV. IMTS is co-located with Industrial Automation North America and Motion, Drive & Automation North America.