Live Lab at IMTS

Digital Transformation. Now.

September 12-17, 2022

McCormick Place, Chicago IL – at IMTS


Focus: Connected Factory | Digital Twin | Big Data-AI-ML 

Thought Leadership | Brand Amplification | High Caliber Lead Gen

Dynamic industry collaboration between ASME and AMT – the Digital Transformation.NOW LIVE LAB delivers expert knowledge, hands on experiences and interactive technology that will help you forge your roadmap to the future of manufacturing.





Key Features:

  • Presentations (2x daily) - bring together leading minds in digital with practical solutions, measured results, and a view to the future.

  • Deep Dive Stations provide 1:1 and small group learning in the hands-on setting that only happens in-person.

  • Interactive technology displays demystify digital technologies.

  • Video mini-case studies demonstrating measurable results of digital transformation.

  • Dedicated meeting and networking space for in-depth conversations.

See the tangible benefits industry peers have achieved with digital technologies. Drive meaningful conversations and benefit from curated knowledge that will help you to advance your strategy. View Lab Diagram.


Become a Sponsor

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Technologies featured:


3D Scanning


AR / VR / XR



Communication & Networks


Data Visualization

Design Engineering

Digital Twin

Industry 4.0


Machine Learning

Model Based Enterprise

Modeling & Simulation

Robotics & Automation

Live Lab Sponsorship

Position your company as a leader in Digital Transformation solutions to the valuable IMTS audience of 100K+. Manufacturers will look to you for thought leadership and partnering to help them navigate a digital industry future.

Speaking Engagement | Video promotion | Product Placement | Marketing Reach pre-and post-event

Innovation Partner $25,000

Brand Recognition: Your brand positioned prominently in the Live Lab. Company name and details listed in IMTS On-site App and website. 

Thought Leadership: One 45-minute speaking opportunity featuring your technical executive 

- We work with you to build a compelling session that will attract the optimal audience 

- Your technical expert placed in the LIVE LAB for ‘Office Hours’ in the Genius Bar  

Lead Generation: Qualified Leads from all attendees who visit the LIVE LAB over 6 days of IMTS with area of interest defined.  

Exclusive: Only 10 sponsorships available


Tech Leadership Summit at IMTS

Tuesday, September 13, 2022 

A master class in emerging technologies,  the Tech Leadership Summit delivers industry leaders their competitive edge in the new manufacturing reality.  

The Summit convenes a cross-industry community of technical experts and business decision makers to share strategic insights, best practices, and technical knowledge in deploying digital manufacturing technologies. Focusing on Big Data, AI, Digital Twin, Additive Manufacturing, and Robotics, this dynamic event concept combines industry-leading content, high level networking and connections, and hands- on technology exploration.  

Co-located at IMTS - learning opportunities include a curated exhibits tour led by technology innovators small roundtables and interactive panel discussions with leading manufacturers and ample opportunity for making valuable connections. 


Who will attend? 200 industry leaders, technical management and business/operations from both leading manufacturers, tiered suppliers, and small-medium sized enterprises. Profile: Engineering manager and above. 

Format: Morning sessions include 1:1 discussion time, small group networking, ‘TED-style’ talks with industry leaders, thought leader panels with live audience interaction and Q&A. Purposefully focused and network-rich.    

Afternoon features an expert-led TECH TOUR of key digital transformation solutions and emerging technologies at IMTS.  

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Tech Leadership Summit Lead Sponsor $10,000 



  • Brand Recognition: Your brand positioned prominently at Tech Leadership Summit and in event promotion and onsite materials. 

  • Thought Leadership: Your technical expert to help lead the Roundtable discussions 

  • Lead Generation: Qualified Leads from all attendees who attend the Tech Leadership Summit  

  • Technology Engagement: Your exhibit as a ‘stop’ on the Tech Tour. 

  • Networking: Two passes for your technical and business representatives to attend and network with the participants. 

Tech Leadership Summit Supporting Sponsor $5,000 



  • Brand Recognition: Your brand positioned prominently at Tech Leadership Summit and in event promotion and onsite materials. 

  • Networking: Two Passes for your technical and business representatives to attend and network with the participants. 

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McCormick Place, Chicago IL

2301 S King Dr,
Chicago, IL 60616