IMTMA gears up for IMTEX Forming and Tooltech 2018
Indian Machine Tool Manufacturers’ Association (IMTMA) is organising ‘IMTEX FORMING 2018 & Tooltech 2018’, a B2B exhibition of metal forming technologies at Bangalore International Exhibition Centre (BIEC), Bengaluru from January 25 to 30, 2018. Around 500 exhibitors from 23 countries, including India, and special groups from 3 countries, are expected to participate in the event being organised on a gross area of 33,000 sqm.
The 6-day exhibition will serve as an important platform for the machine tool industry to showcase the latest technologies in metal forming. Innovations in metal forming technologies, robotics and automation, welding and joining, wireforming and drawing, presses, die casting, hydro forming, sheet metal forming machines, presses for special applications, dies and moulds, hydraulic and pneumatic systems and elements, testing machines, and so on will be on display.
The exhibition will feature several companies introducing new technologies to suit many user industries such as aerospace, defence, automotive, auto components, capital goods, electrical and electronics, earth moving and construction, food processing and dairy equipment, and many others. High level trade delegations from public and private sector industries will be present.
On January 24, 2018. IMTMA is organising an International Seminar on trends in metal forming technologies. IMTEX FORMING 2018 & Tooltech 2018 will also feature events such as Connect (an awareness programme on machine tool industry), Reverse International Buyer-Seller Meet (an interaction platform for machine tool manufacturers and international buyers), i2 (Industry-Institution) Academia Pavilion (an event for academia and industry to interact). All these are expected to see good visitor turnouts.