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IMTS+ 2023 Greatest Hits

Finally – a “best of” list that matters! Join us as we count down the year’s top articles and videos from IMTS+, the only digital multimedia platform for manufacturing.
Jan 15, 2024

In 2023, IMTS+ took readers on an epic journey. We kept ahead of technology trends. We went behind the machines and behind the scenes. We delivered advocacy information straight from Capitol Hill. And we always kept it real with practical — and actionable — tips for manufacturing technology providers of every size and specialty! 

Here’s a look back at our top articles and videos from 2023 highlighting all things manufacturing. 

Top articles of 2023:

  1. IMTS 2024 Floor Plan Reflects Manufacturing Strength and Growth – Take a peek at what IMTS 2024 will look like in this article detailing the show’s new sector organization and exciting features. 

  2. Manufacturing Pivots to the United States as Imports from China Plummet – Understand how the ongoing challenges in China, as well as continuing efforts to reshore to better control supply chains, has led to growth in domestic manufacturing. 

  3. Art and Engineering Are Not Mutually Exclusive – Hear from Dr. Onome Scott-Emuakpor about how his work in aerospace and defense manufacturing combines art and engineering.

  4. Moving On and Moving Up – Meet a few of the many young women who are making manufacturing move.

  5. Preparing Against Cybersecurity Threats Is Easier and Costs Less Than You Might Imagine – Discover six no- or low-cost cybersecurity practices that shops can quickly implement.

  6. IRA and Chips Act Set Off Seismic Waves, Driving Reshoring Up 53% – Learn how Congressional Acts impacted reshoring and foreign direct investment. 

Top Videos of 2023:

  1.  Is This Green Process the Key to EV Growth? – Explore what might be the key to EV growth: a production-scale microwave plasma process that produces critical materials. 

  2. Motor City Magic – Watch as iconic American SUVs take shape with the help of robots, a few rocket scientists, and a vigilant team of quality control inspectors.

  3.  Profiles in Manufacturing Rick Kline – Gain wisdom for multi-generational business success from Richard (Rick) Kline Sr., chairman and CEO of Gardner Business Media, a preeminent publisher of manufacturing technology magazines and industry digital content.

  4.  Connected Solutions for a Digital Workflow – Check out an episode designed to deliver confidence in good parts.

  5.  The World According to Pat McGibbon – Get an inside look at manufacturing trends and technologies from AMT’s Pat McGibbon .

  6. Adventures with Formnext – Join AMT executives to check out Formnext, the world’s largest additive manufacturing show.

Mary Cecile Neville
Director, Content
Recent technology News
IMTS has announced the opening of registration for more than 10 conferences at IMTS 2024, an enhanced conference format, and new IMTS Elevate programs for IMTS 2024. IMTS also announced that visitor housing registration is now open.
At IMTS 2024, discover unexpected solutions, including haptic feedback to improve remote robot operation and digital training, quality control software, additive manufacturing powders and gases, services to address labor issues via an app, and more.
With more than 1 million square feet of exhibit space and just nine months remaining before the show, we thought you would appreciate a look at what team members are focusing on now to ensure that IMTS runs like a well-oiled machine.
While German in origin, Formnext and SPS will become familiar to U.S. audiences on Sept. 9-14 at IMTS 2024 as a result of the partnerships that AMT, the owner and producer of IMTS, has established with these organizations.
Watch the bonus episode of Season 3 of the IMTS+ Original Series “Road Trippin’ with Steve,” on his visit to Kawasaki Robotics where robots are everywhere—and doing everything you can imagine to power production.
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