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Find Connections and Customers at IMTS

Make more of your IMTS experience by finding connections and customers through unique sponsorship opportunities.
Jul 05, 2022

You go to IMTS for the incredible technology, the great camaraderie, and the awe-inspiring atmosphere. But ultimately, you go for the customers. Make more of your IMTS experience by finding more connections and more customers through unique sponsorship opportunities.

Sponsorship packages give you the opportunity to:

Build name recognition – IMTS is huge. Stand out from the crowd by making sure participants see your company name frequently – and in strategic areas. Every impression counts!

Target a specific audience – Focus on underserved or underrepresented markets and let them know that your company is ready to do business.

Support a worthy cause – From funding trade schools to bolstering women in manufacturing, you can promote important work while advertising your products and services.

Tap into new opportunities – Sponsorship packages are specifically designed to give exhibitors access to diverse businesses and individuals. Find partners, employees, and customers you would never meet otherwise.

IMTS 2022 will feature three distinct sponsorship opportunities.

Miles for Manufacturing (M4M) 5K

Help attendees get moving and get your name out. The M4M Run/Walk is good, healthy fun for a good cause! Funds raised will be donated to recipient schools that prepare young people for success in programs, including CNC machining, CAD and welding, automotive repair, computer design, and more.

When: Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2022, 7:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m., DuSable Harbor

What: Various packages, including signage and event recognition.

Get Involved: Contact Bill Herman at 703-827-5282 or bherman@AMTonline.org.

Women Make Manufacturing Move

The IMTS Women Make Manufacturing Move program brings together the women driving the future of manufacturing. Events include a kick-off reception, luncheon with featured speakers, and a lounge on the show floor. Support networking and engagement opportunities to help women in manufacturing connect and achieve.

When: Reception, Monday, Sept. 12, 2022, 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Luncheon, Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2022, 12:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Lounge, Friday, Sept. 16, 2022, 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

What: One Champion sponsorship opportunity, as well as multiple Ally sponsorship opportunities. Receive promotion, recognition, and positive press before, during, and after IMTS. View the sponsorship brochure here (PDF).

Get Involved: Contact Catherine Ross, Director of Education, Smartforce Development, AMT, at 703-827-5291 or cross@AMTonline.org.


Join Spanish-speaking IMTS attendees from around the world, in-country associations, and product experts from IMTS exhibitors for an evening of networking. Meet key experts from the automotive, auto parts, aerospace, and other industries. This premier event will serve as an incubator for innovative ideas and international connections.

When: Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2022, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

What: Sponsorships include event signage; two reception passes; inclusion on the website and in promotional materials; and post-event attendee lists, insights, and training provided by AMT’s Tech Center staff. View the sponsorship brochure here (PDF).

Get Involved: Contact Bill Herman at 703-827-5282 or bherman@AMTonline.org.

Bill Herman
Vice President, Membership & Sales
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