During IMTS 2010, Deutsche Messe and The Association For Manufacturing Technology will announce and sign an agreement for a strategic partnership debuting at IMTS 2012. Details of the agreement which will bring together the world’s two pre-eminent manufacturing-centered trade show organizers will be shared at a media conference during IMTS next week.

All members of the media are invited to attend. The agreement will take place on Wednesday, Sept. 15 at 1 p.m. in the IMTS Media Briefing Room, Room N426 at McCormick Place.