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i2 Pavilion (Industry - Institution Pavilion)

Indian Machine Tool Manufacturers' Association (IMTMA) has been in the forefront of bonding Industry - Academia linkage and is continuously taking several initiatives and offering a platform for Indian Academia institutions to participate in its prestigious IMTEX - Indian Machine Tool Exhibitions every year. At IMTEX FORMING 2018, IMTMA provides an opportunity for Indian Academic / R&D Institutions to show case their R&D capabilities in Metal working field. This participation will be through display of four posters and product demonstration from each institution. IMTMA will provide the display space to selected institution/s free of charge.

Who can Participate?

  • Institutions wanting to highlight their technologies, services and other activities that can be offered to industry in specific areas.
  • R&D and Educational institutions wanting to identify the industry needs.
  • Staff and students of the institutions to see the best practices in metalworking first hand.
  • Staff and Professionals wanting to interact with experts.
  • Institutions wishing industry to pick up their product/technology for commercial exploitation.


What IMTMA Offers?

  • Free space at IMTEX FORMING 2018 for the display of posters.
  • Prepares the posters to maintain the standard size, specifications and uniformity of display.
  • Posters will be of size 30 in. x 40 in. (approximately 900 x 1200 mm) DISPLAY OF FOUR POSTERS (Max) from each institution
  • Bear the expenses of lodging, boarding and local transport for outstation representative (two persons on sharing basis). Only to & fro travelling costs are to be borne by the institutions.
  • Prepare a separate catalogue of participating institutions for distribution to the industry.

Added Attractions at IMTEX FORMING 2018 i2 Pavilion

  • Tour of the IMTEX exhibition and opportunities to participate in sponsored activities.
  • Opportunities to participate in award winning competitions.
  • Opportunity to network with leading players in the industry.
  • Opportunity to visit and interact with officials from IMTMA Technology Centre.

How to Participate?

  • Participation will be FREE OF COST
  • Participation strictly on "First - Come - First - Serve basis"

Institutions wanting to present their research findings to the industry at IMTEX FORMING 2018 can write to Mr Sreedhara (sreedhara@imtma.in).


12 projects will be selected for presentation


  • Step1 Fill up the Reply Form and send it to IMTMA on or before 15th December, 2017.
  • Step2 Receive confirmation of participation from IMTMA.
  • Step3 Prepare and send display materials as per IMTMA guidelines.
  • Step4 Each institute to nominate one/ two officer/s to IMTEX Forming to be present during the show to explain the institution's capabilities and receive requests for services from industries.

Best displays will be awarded “CASH PRIZES”

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