HANNOVER MESSE USA 2020: A global perspective on next-generation manufacturing

To succeed in global markets, we need global perspectives.

We need access to cutting-edge ideas, solutions, technologies and best practices from thought leaders around the world. 

In a time when manufacturing and automation are changing faster than ever before, we need tools that help us keep pace -- and stay ahead of the competition. 

At HANNOVER MESSE USA, co-located with the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS), we find all this -- and a great deal more.

The future of manufacturing is limited only by the strength of our ideas and our willingness to change. Join us in Chicago as we and plot a prudent  way forward for your business and your brand.

A comprehensive view of industry trends

HANNOVER MESSE USA and IMTS are co-located at McCormick Place in Chicago (Sept. 14-19, 2020) and will provide a unique, comprehensive view of trends and technologies dominating the manufacturing industry. 

An estimated 600 exhibitors from leading companies around the world will gather to provide a clear, detailed picture of the transformations affecting our industry. 

This exciting, rapidly-evolving event is a showcase of the latest in automation, predictive analytics, artificial intelligence, the industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), control systems, digital twins, data-led manufacturing, robotics, logistics 4.0 and more.

Join us, and get the full story on the future of manufacturing. You won’t find it anywhere else.

North America’s largest manufacturing technology gathering

HANNOVER MESSE USA and IMTS are the perfect tandem. Combined, they make up the largest gathering of manufacturing and automation professionals on the continent. 

More than 125,000 qualified attendees from more than 100 countries -- most with major purchasing influence in their organizations -- will be on hand to network, build business relationships and move our industry forward.

HANNOVER MESSE USA is a thriving, highly-anticipated event that will be bigger and better than ever in 2020, with more exhibitors, more floor space and more free educational opportunities.

Stay ahead of the curve

All show attendees also have free access to the Solutions Theater -- a chance for exhibitors to share presentations, case studies, demonstrations and special events to a large audience. 

Thanks to our partners, HANNOVER MESSE USA also features a full conference program, including:

  • Global Automation & Manufacturing Summit (GAMS). This half-day summit provides opportunities and strategies for plant managers, control engineers, and manufacturing business leaders to take back to their plants.
  • Integrated Industries Conference (IIC). The IIC offers solutions for current manufacturing concerns, new trends, and best practices, helping companies looking to thrive in today’s dynamic manufacturing environment.
  • Open Platform Communications (OPC) Seminar. This conference focuses on the rich feature set of the OPC Unified Architecture and the unique ways end users put these features to use in real-world applications.

Imagine the possibilities

Digital transformation is happening across the globe, and it provides a strong business opportunity for both established manufacturers and start-ups.

It’s crucial to embrace the change that comes with technology and to evolve our businesses along with it. HANNOVER MESSE USA is a portal to the kind of knowledge this evolution requires -- a living library of exhibitors from Germany, Taiwan, China, Italy, India, Japan, the United States and many other countries who are moving us forward. 

The future of manufacturing is limited only by the strength of our ideas and our willingness to change. Join us in Chicago as we imagine the possibilities, and plot a prudent  way forward for your business and your brand.