Free entry to IMTS 2022, Sept 12-17 – See high tech in action!

Calling all students and faculty! IMTS 2022 (the International Manufacturing Technology Show, is the largest trade show in the western hemisphere, and it’s taking place one mile away from Illinois Tech’s Mies Campus at the McCormick Place Convention Center, September 12-17.

Attendance is FREE for students and educators who register through the IMTS Smartforce Student Summit at

IMTS provides a major educational and professional opportunity for students and faculty throughout the university:

> See cutting-edge technologies up close and in action
> Discover the latest innovations in digital and traditional manufacturing
> Interact with industry representatives from over 2000 companies
> Get inspiration and ideas for class projects
> Learn about and talk with potential employers

Illinois Tech is exhibiting in the Smartforce Student Summit (Booth #215210), which welcomes thousands of high school and middle school students from Illinois, Indiana, Michigan and Wisconsin to spend a day learning about advanced manufacturing. The Illinois Tech exhibit will feature the SAE-IIT Motorsports electric race car, rockets built by students in the IIT Rocketry Club, a 3D printed Batman armored suit created in the Idea Shop, and a special exhibit demonstrating reverse engineering practices using a 3D scanner and CAD software.

Grab a friend, wear an Illinois Tech shirt, take/trade business cards, see amazing tech, and experience the IMTS Show!