Deutsche Messe introduces Hannover Messe brand in Chicago
Strong support from industry
For the first time in its 70-year history, Deutsche Messe will market an event outside of Germany under the Hannover Messe brand. Hannover Messe USA runs 10–15 September 2018 parallel to IMTS–International Manufacturing Technology Show at McCormick Place in Chicago. Together, IMTS and Hannover Messe USA represent North America’s largest event for manufacturing technology, attracting more than 115,000 visitors.
The organizer features four main exhibit sectors – «IAMD–Integrated Automation, Motion & Drives USA», «ComVac USA», «Industrial Supply USA», and «Surface Technology USA» – plus three special display areas. China, Germany, Italy, Korea, and Taiwan are sponsoring country pavilions. More than 500 companies have registered to exhibit on 12,000 square meters of display area. Lenze, SEW, SAP and Fraunhofer are new exhibitors. Returning big names include THK, Wittenstein, Festo, Phoenix Contact, Harting, Rittal, B&R, Rittal and Mitsubishi. A solutions theater and two conferences round out the program.
Customer demands change constantly. To meet these demands, manufacturers want integrated cross-sector and cross-platform solutions. Exhibitors at IAMD–Integrated Automation, Motion & Drives USA present products and services for improving the efficiency and reliability of production processes. Topics include Industrie 4.0, robotics, additive manufacturing, control systems, and security as well as mechanical and electrical engineering, drive technology, pumps, hydraulics and pneumatics, gears, and bearings.
Source: Hannover Messe