Industry events

Register for AMTIL’s upcoming Australian manufacturing industry events, shaping the country’s future in advanced manufacturing. As well as the Australian Manufacturing Week, AMTIL stages local Maximise Your Membership events throughout Australia, at various points on the calendar, including periodical site visits as arranged with member companies. The Women in Manufacturing events include International Women’s Day, and Spring Racing Festival Oaks Day events.

The AMTIL Christmas Functions are always a great chance to meet your industry colleagues and set up for the following year. Members are also welcome at the association’s AGM. AMTIL’s Corporate Golf Days are particularly popular, run in Sydney and Melbourne on an annual basis.

Manufacturing Indonesia @ Jakarta International Expo Kemayoran
Dec 6 – Dec 9 all-day

Jakarta, Indonesia
6-9 December 2023

One-stop solution for your factory! Now on its 32nd edition, Manufacturing Indonesia has attracted the industry leaders and key players in the global manufacturing industry who want to showcase their latest products and services. Incorporating Machine Tool Indonesia, Tools & Hardware Indonesia and Industrial Automation & Logistics Indonesia, the event provides the most cost-effective way to increase your business in South East Asia’s biggest manufacturing market. Find what you need here – all under one roof!

AMTIL 2023 NSW Christmas Dinner Function @ Adria Bar and Restaurant, Cockle Bay Wharf
Dec 13 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm

AMTIL 2023 NSW Christmas Dinner Function
Join us to kick off the festive season with dinner, drinks and great company at this exclusive AMTIL Christmas event, being held at Adria Bar and Restaurant.  Enjoy a wealth of Mediterranean flavours and the sensational views of Darling Harbour.  Bring your partner and colleagues and mingle with AMTIL members in this premium food and beverage destination.



  • Adria Bar and Restaurant
    The Promenade, Cockle Bay Wharf, Sydney.


  • Three course menu and drinks
  • Great Harbour views


  • Members / AM Hub Members: $80
  • Non-Members: $160

Dress Code

  • Smart Casual


  • Closest parking is 201 Sussex Street, Sydney.


AMTIL 2023 VIC Christmas Dinner Function @ MCG
Dec 14 @ 6:30 pm – 11:00 pm

AMTIL 2023 VIC Christmas Dinner Function
Join us for an unforgettable evening filled with delicious cuisine, delightful conversation and great entertainment at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), known to many as the ‘G’, one of the world’s most iconic stadiums!

Bring your partner and colleagues and mingle with AMTIL members at this stunning and iconic venue.



  • Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), Olympic room
    Brunton Avenue, Richmond


  • Canape’s and drinks on the MCG boundary line!  Some may say hallowed ground
  • Three course menu and drinks
  • Spectacular views of the G stadium from the Olympic room
  • Live music from the ‘Georga Byrne DJ combo band’


  • Members / AM Hub Members: $95
  • Non-Members: $190
  • AMTIL Member Corporate Tables of 10: $855 (10% saving)

Dress Code

  • Cocktail with a touch of Christmas


  • Melbourne & Olympic (Eastern Plaza carpark) on Olympic Blvd – $7.50 flat rate
    enter via Entrance D on Olympic Blvd then turn right at the roundabout.
    We strongly recommend pre-booking your parking 4 – 6 weeks prior to event here
  • A 5 min. walk to the MCG across the foot bridge – enter  the MCG at Gate 3


Steelfab (UAE, Sharjah) @ Expo Centre Sharjah - Sharjah | UAE
Jan 8 – Jan 11 all-day

8-11 January 2024
UAE, Sharjah

The Most Comprehensive Event
SteelFab is known as the most comprehensive event of its kind for a reason – it caters to the entire gamut of auxiliary segments of the fabrication industry in a much-focused manner through its special segments such as Power Tools, Machine Tools, Welding & Cutting and Tube & Pipe.

Raising The Bar
SteelFab enjoys the numero uno position in the Middle East and North Africa region, and is a name to reckon with globally among trade events dedicated to metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing needs. Helping the regional industry weather, the storms, as well as ride the waves, the event has also become a vital wheel in the manufacturing industry that powers the region’s non-oil economy.

Keeping Up With Change
The metal fabrication industry is evolving fast to keep up with modern trends and technologies. The Internet of Things and connected machinery are altering the landscape and fast taking hold in the metal fabrication industry in the region. The 17th SteelFab 2021 will help better equip regional metal fabricators to ride the tech wave.

Euroguss @ Exhibition Centre
Jan 16 – Jan 18 all-day

GERMANY, Nurnberg
16-18 January 2024

The 15th edition of EUROGUSS, which takes place every two years and is the biggest trade fair of its kind, focuses on innovative solutions for die casting processes like aluminium die casting, magnesium die casting or zinc die casting. The product spectrum is rounded off by themes like rapid prototyping, CNC machines, metal alloys, die casting moulds, peripheral devices, joining processes, process optimization, energy efficiency, material testing, die casting machinery or 3D printing.

All about Automation (Germany) @ Messehalle Hamburg-Schnelsen
Jan 17 – Jan 18 all-day


GERMANY, Hamburg

17-18 January 2024
Experience systems, components, software and engineering for industrial automation and industrial communication. Manufacturers, distributors and service providers network with users from the international Lake Constance region and all of southern Germany

Tooltech (India) @ BIEC
Jan 19 – Jan 23 all-day

India, Bangalore
18-23 January 2024
Tooltech is one of the largest exhibitions for cutting tools, tooling systems, machine tool accessories, metrology and CAD/CAM in South East Asia. It showcases the exhaustive range of innovations and technological refinements in the complete product segment of the tooling technology. It is an ultimate platform for the manufacturing sector to forge strategic alliances, enter into new partnerships, exchange technology know-how and develop vendor bases. Tooltech attracts a large domestic and international participation and is held alongside the trade fair IMTEX for metal-cutting technology.

IMTEX FORMING (India) @ Bangalore International Exhibition Centre
Jan 19 – Jan 23 all-day

India, Bengaluru
19-23 January 2024
International Forming Technology Exhibition

Indian Machine Tool Manufacturers’ Association (IMTMA) will organize its flagship IMTEX Forming 2024 at the Bangalore International Exhibition Centre (BIEC) from 19 to 23 January, 2024 in Bengaluru.

IMTEX Forming, the International Machine Tool and Manufacturing Technology Exhibition, is now a more comprehensive and extrapolated show covering an exciting assemblage of new-age technologies under one roof.

IMTEX Forming 2024 will showcase a wide range of metal forming machine tools. The manufacturing segment will feature a broad spectrum of technologies.

SEMICON SOUTHEAST ASIA (Korea) @ coex convention and exhibition center
Jan 31 – Feb 2 all-day

Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur
31 January-2 February 2024
The Semicon Korea is an international trade fair for semiconductor technology, which takes place once a year in Seoul. It is one of the largest exhibitions in Asia for the production of semiconductors and flat panel displays as well as for the photovoltaic industry, the nanoelectronic and micro technology. Here, producers and distributors are merged with developers and researchers to explore new market trends and future developments for semiconductor technology with the goal to accelerate the growth of the industry. Exhibitors show their products and innovations along the entire value chain of semiconductor technologies, ranging from design and development to the finished product. Increasingly, the focus is set on the needs of the applications market which is rapidly evolving and calls for the development of special materials and packaging but also for test and processor technology.

Generative AI Expo @ Broward County Convention Center
Feb 13 – Feb 15 all-day

Generative AI Expo

13-15 February 2024
USA, Florida

Step into the world of cutting-edge technology at Generative AI Expo, the premier exposition dedicated to showcasing the power and potential of Generative AI.

AMTIL 2024 Corporate Golf Day! @ Riversdale Golf Club
Feb 23 @ 7:00 am – 2:00 pm

You are invited to the AMTIL 2024 Annual Corporate Golf Day and Networking Lunch.
This Ambrose event will take place at the Riversdale Golf Course. Plan a team of 4 or opt to be placed in a team by the organisers.

Friday 23rd February, 2024

Riversdale Golf Club
Cnr Huntingdale & High Street Road, Mount Waverley


  • Light breakfast from 7:00am
  • Golf will commence at 7.45am
  • Lunch will commence at approximately 1:00pm as the golfers finish their game.


  • AMTIL or AM Hub Member Golf & Lunch: $145
  • Non Member Golf & Lunch: $175
  • Lunch only: $59



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Simodec (France)
Mar 4 – Mar 8 all-day

France, La Roche-sur-Foron
4-8 March 2024

SIMODEC brings together the main international brands in bar turning machine tools. It is the technological showcase for equipment, components, products and services dedicated to bar turning and mechatronics.

By visiting the SIMODEC, you will discover the very latest innovative and efficient applications presented by our exhibitors. Each edition of the show brings new machines designed to adapt to and meet the every growing restrictions of today’s contractors.

The 2,500 industrial companies in the Haute-Savoie region of France have always known how to guarantee an exceptionally high level of quality and performance in manufacturing. This is why equipment manufacturers are loyal to the SIMODEC trade show, the crossroads of exceptional expertise. So it’s totally natural that every two years, those requiring the highest level of quality for their products meet with companies who share the same values at the only international bar turning machine-tool trade show.

The SIMODEC is the breeding ground for technological talent.

APPEX (Melbourne) @ Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
Mar 12 – Mar 15 all-day

Melbourne Convention Centre
12-15 March 2024
Australasia’s Processing and Packaging Expo is an exhibition that will truly represent all sectors of the industry, including machinery, ancillary equipment, materials and packaging, food processing and industry services. It will provide a comprehensive range of all processing and packaging equipment and services under one roof.

Konepaja (Finland) @ Tampere Exhibition and Sports Centre,
Mar 19 – Mar 21 all-day

Finland, Tampere
19-21 March 2024

The main topics of the upcoming Engineering Works Trade Fair are advanced machinery, modern workshops and smart investments.

The event showcases machine tools, plate machines, welding and joining tools, automation and robotics, maintenance and industrial services for decision-makers in the metal industry.

SITL (France) @ Paris Nord Villepinte, Hall 7
Mar 19 – Mar 21 all-day


France, Paris 

19-21 March 2024

SITL is the major event that brings together professionals from the transport and logistics industry to present the latest market developments to manufacturers and distributors.

One place – three days, meet actors of transport and logistics (suppliers, infrastructures, service providers), federations, and economic and political players. SITL is the showcase of logistics & transport solutions of today and tomorrow to ensure the competitiveness of companies. 

CCMT China @ Shanghai New International Expo Centre
Apr 8 – Apr 12 all-day

CCMT China
China, Shanghai
8-12 April 2024

China CNC Machine Tool Exhibition (CCMT) was founded in Shanghai in 2000 and has been successfully held for ten consecutive sessions. In the 10th China CNC Machine Tool Exhibition (CCMT2018) held in April 2018, 1,233 exhibitors from 23 countries and regions participated in the exhibition, with an exhibition area of ​​120,000 square meters. There were 707 exhibitors in the domestic exhibition area and exhibitors in the overseas exhibition area. There were 526 exhibitors, and the number of overseas exhibitors accounted for 42.7%. A total of machine tool associations and trade promotion agencies from 10 countries and regions including Germany, the United States, Switzerland, Italy, and South Korea participated in the exhibition. The total number of visitors reached 126,000, a year-on-year increase of 19.7%. A year-on-year increase of 17.5%. The 11th China CNC Machine Tool Exhibition (CCMT2020) and the 12th China CNC Machine Tool Exhibition (CCMT2022) were suspended due to the sudden outbreak of the new crown epidemic.
MACH (UK) @ NEC, Birmingham
Apr 15 – Apr 19 all-day

UK, Birmingham

15-19 April 2024

MACH 2024, the National Exhibition for inspiring, innovating and connecting engineering-based manufacturing, will be one of the most important shows of its kind ever staged in the UK. Resolving the current challenges facing the industry – soaring energy prices, rising labour costs, skills shortages, the escalating price of raw materials, supply chain disruption and the need to effectively tackle the green agenda by seizing the opportunities posed by decarbonisation, will all receive special

Simtos (Korea)
Apr 22 – Apr 26 all-day

South Korea, Seoul
22-26 April 2024

Simtos (Seoul International Machine Tool Show) is held biannually at Korea International Exhibition Center and leads the advancement of global machine tool industry and the machine tool market of Korea. Simtos attracts decision makers of the automobile, shipbuilding, semiconductor, metal molding industry and other sectors in which machine tools are in use. Represented products include all kinds of industrial machines as well as industrial robots, machine components, measuring instruments, machine controls etc.

On the whole the organisers welcomed on the 5 days of the fair, from 03. April to 07. April 2018, about 1222 exhibitors from 35 countries and 103726 visitors on the Simtos in Goyang .

The Simtos will take place on 5 days from Monday, 22. April to Friday, 26. April 2024 in Goyang.

Hannover Messe (Germany) @ Messegelände
Apr 22 – Apr 26 all-day

Hannover Messe
Germany, Hannover
17-21 April 2023

Sydney Build Expo @ Sydney ICC
May 1 – May 2 all-day

Sydney Build Expo
Sydney ICC
1-2 May 2024

Now in its 8th year, Sydney Build is the best-attended Construction & Design Event in the whole of Australia.  The two-day event showcases all the latest opportunities in NSW and Australia. The event connects all key players in the industry and attracts attendees from: contractors, architects, engineers, housebuilders, developers, government and construction professionals.

AISTech 2023 (USA, Michigan) @ Greater Columbus Convention Centre
May 6 – May 9 all-day


AISTech 2024 is without a doubt the can’t-miss event of the year! People come from around the world to attend Steel’s Premier Technology Event year after year..
Fabtech (Mexico) @ CINTERMEX
May 7 – May 9 all-day

FABTECH Mexico returns to Cintermex May 7-9, 2024 and provides a convenient ‘one-stop shop’ venue where you can meet with world-class suppliers, see the latest industry products and developments, find the tools to improve productivity, and increase profits. We strongly believe in the power of in-person events to discover, educate, and motivate the metal fabrication industry.


3D Print Congress (France)
Jun 4 – Jun 6 all-day

3D Print Congress
France, Chassieu
4-6 June 2024

The „3D PRINT Congress & Exhibition“ takes place in Lyon. The fair and congress rank among the most important events in additive manufacturing and 3D printing in France. As the flagship event for the 3D printing sector, the fair is the launch pad for innovations and the latest additive manufacturing technologies for all materials. On three days the visitors will have the opportunity to discover 300 exhibitors covering the entire industrial chain: from 3D printers to additive manufacturing machines, scanners, software, design and R&D, control & metrology, scanning, materials, rapid prototyping, machining, finishing, etc. in 80 conferences and workshops the visitors will meet more than 100 top speakers and international experts.

The 3D Print Congress & Exhibition will take place on 3 days from Tuesday, 04. June to Thursday, 06. June 2024 in Chassieu.


Intertool (Austria) @ wels
Jun 4 – Jun 7 all-day

Austria, Wels
4-7 June 2024

At intertool a variety of exhibitors present a wide range of innovations, products, solutions and technologies of the field of manufacturing technology. Innovative tools, precision tools and new strategies for automated manufacturing are the focus of the fair. Intertool is also regarded as an important industry gathering, and thus serves as an ideal platform for technical discussions and for maintaining international business contacts. Intertool is a part of vienna-tec. Vienna-tec is considered one of the most important international industrial trade fairs in Austria and throughout Europe.

The intertool will take place on 4 days from Tuesday, 04. June to Friday, 07. June 2024 in Wels.

FABTECH Canada @ Toronto Congress Centre
Jun 11 – Jun 13 all-day

International Metal Forming, Fabricating, Welding and Finishing Show
Toronto, Canada

11 – 13 June 2024

Improve productivity, increase profits and discover new solutions for all your metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing needs at FABTECH Canada, which is returning to Toronto in 2024. Not only can you watch demonstrations on the exhibit floor and compare products side by side, but you can also connect with experts in your field at conference programs and special events such as leadership exchange panels, keynote presentations and networking receptions. Scheduled for June 11-13, 2024, FABTECH Canada is held just every other year — so don’t miss your chance to attend Canada’s most comprehensive metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing event.

M-Tech (Japan) @ Tokyo Big Site
Jun 19 – Jun 21 all-day

Companies dealing with IT, DX products, parts, equipment, devices, measurement products, etc. will be exhibiting from all over the world, and
active business negotiations will be held with people in the design, development, production, production technology, purchasing, and information system departments of domestic and overseas manufacturing industries. This is an exhibition that will be held.
Seminars where you can learn about cutting-edge case studies in the manufacturing industry are also a highlight. This exhibition consists of 10 exhibitions organized by product category. 

Manufacturing Expo 2024 (Bangkok) @ BITEC, Bankok
Jun 19 – Jun 22 all-day

Manufacturing Expo 2024

Thailand, Bangkok

19-22 June 2024
Transforming production lines or upgrading production efficiency with digital technology will be easy at “Assembly and Automation Technology”,  where entrepreneurs will discover new innovations, gain knowledge and advice from over 475 brands of automation technologies and system solutions for every manufacturing industry, including automotive, packaging, plastics, food and beverage, as well as the service sector such as hotels and restaurants, thus serving as a completely turnkey event.

Indusmach Africa @ Kenyatta Int'l Convention Centre,
Jul 3 – Jul 5 all-day

INDUSMACH AFRICA will provide your business with the opportunity to meet thousands of genuine major decision makers from the diverse and growing East African industry, along with national and international visitors. INDUSMACH brings together the best selection of products and technology that includes all segments of the latest global market trends. Though Kenya and Tanzania are one of the biggest markets in Africa, major emphasis is being laid upon attracting traders and importers from neighboring countries.


CeMAT (Melbourne) @ MCEC
Jul 23 – Jul 25 all-day

Melbourne, MCEC
23-25 July 2024
The CeMAT exhibition will be a one-stop-shop of the leading technology and service providers in intralogistics, robotics and automation, warehousing, supply chain management and materials handling.

CeMAT will showcase innovation and best practices in a wide variety of settings and sectors – from e-commerce to manufacturing, from the food industry to resources.

Australian Waste & Recycling Expo @ ICC Sydney
Jul 24 – Jul 25 all-day

Discover an exciting showcase of full circle innovative products and sustainable solutions to collect, process and recycle waste more smartly. Future critical areas include Machinery & Equipment, Software & Services, Bins, Vehicles, Food & Organics and more.

MMMM (India) @ Pragati Maidan Exhibition Center, New Delhi
Aug 29 – Aug 31 all-day

India, New Delhi
25-27 August 2022

Event Overview

Minerals, Metals, Metallurgy & Materials (MMMM) is an acclaimed biennial International Exhibition and Conference committed to the promotion and development of the Metal and Allied Industries. The event started in 1993 in association with The Indian Institute of Metals – Delhi Chapter (IIM-DC) as a trade platform with presence of all leading companies of Steel and Metal industry.

MMMM is recognized by the industry in India and overseas for product showcasing and branding. Each edition has been adding value to its profile and has been creating new standards in terms of visitor turnout and the volume of business transactions. The event has always received worldwide appreciation from all over the industry and proved to be the best international business platform in India.  MMMM is an ideal B2B platform for entrepreneurs, CEOs, consultants, senior government officials, decision makers and trade delegations to congregate, brainstorm, showcase and forge meaningful business partnerships.

AMB (Germany) @ Messe Stuttgart
Sep 10 – Sep 14 all-day

Germany, Stuttgart
10-14 September 2024
Every two years since 1982, AMB has presented the highlights of the international metalworking industry. It focuses on products, technologies, innovations, services and concepts for people who are passionate about metalworking. This makes it a marketplace, training and networking platform all in one. Whether you are visitor or exhibitor – over the years, AMB has become one of the most important events of the industry

LAND FORCES 2024 @ Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre
Sep 11 – Sep 13 all-day

A variety of exhibition and participation options are available and, as a centrepiece regional exhibition, the opportunities for business engagement at Land Forces will be considerable.

In addition to hosting senior international military, defence, government, scientific and industry delegations from around the world, Land Forces will attract a comprehensive array of defence professionals and trade visitors at all levels.


MEGATRANS (Melbourne) @ Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre
Sep 18 – Sep 19 all-day

MEGATRANS is Australia’s largest integrated exhibition and conference for the logistics industry.

MEGATRANS will return to Melbourne in September 2024, connecting people to people and business to business, while showcasing solutions that will help the supply chain adapt to challenges such as global conflict, international market pressures and the rise of automation and digitisation.

MEGATRANS will feature an expansive trade show, showcasing the latest in logistics and warehousing solutions.

JIMTOF (Japan) @ Tokyo Big Sight
Oct 5 – Oct 10 all-day

Japan, Tokyo
5-13 November 2024
Japan International Machine Tool Fair. Includes: machine tools (metal cutting, metal forming); machine tool accessories/ tools for machines(cutting tool & wear-resistant tool); grinding wheels and abrasives /gears and gear devices
oil hydraulic, water hydraulic and pneumatic machinery; precision measuring machines and instruments
optical measuring instruments/ testing machinery; controller and related software (CAD/CAM etc.)
Other associated machinery and equipment, raw materials, technologies and publications.

BI-MU (Italy)
Oct 9 – Oct 12 all-day

Italy, Milan
9-12 October 2024
From 9 to 12 October 2024, fieramilano Rho will host 34.BI-MU, the main and most important Italian exhibition dedicated to the industry of metal cutting, metal forming and additive machine tools, robots, digital manufacturing and automation systems, enabling technologies and subcontracting.

EuroBLECH (Germany)
Oct 22 – Oct 25 all-day
Metec India @ Bombay Exhibition Centre
Nov 27 – Nov 29 all-day

Metec India
India, Mumbai
27-29 November 2024
The METEC India has the potential to offer the right mixture of exhibitors and visitors. It will not only provide an opportunity to showcase the best products, equipment, innovations, machinery and technology in the metallurgy sectors but also is the ideal platform for making contacts in the metals industry.

Avalon Air Show 2025 @ Avalon Air Port
Mar 25 – Mar 28 all-day

Industry: 25-28 March 2025

General Public: 28-30 March 2025

The major international event comprises of two sides:

AVALON – The Australian International Aerospace & Defence Exposition – a major trade exposition for Australia’s aviation, aerospace and defence industries.  Typically, attracting some 660+ participating exhibitor companies showcasing their products, service and technologies to a national and international audience

AIRSHOW – The International Airshow – a three day, action packed public spectacular with breathtaking public flying displays and an amazing array of static aircraft to view up close.

Together they form one of the most exciting attractions on the Australia tourism calendar.

Machineering (Belgium) @ Brussels Expo
Mar 26 – Mar 28 all-day


Machineering will bring together – under one roof and as centrally as possible (Brussels) – everything to do with machinery and engineering. Through 10 routes, the trade fair will showcase a relevant range of technologies that will provide inspiration to every department of a manufacturing company or machine builder. Whether looking for the most advanced manufacturing technologies, the most efficient production machines and design software, predictive and data-driven maintenance, smart materials and connected components or the most reputable suppliers, Machineering 2023 will offer all the answers and solutions in one place and on the same dates. With overwhelmed manufacturing teams having less and less time and inclination to attend events that are just one piece of the new manufacturing puzzle, Machineering is increasingly becoming the most all-encompassing event for every challenge in the manufacturing sector.

Advanced Engineering (Sweden) @ Prioritet Serneke Arena
Apr 2 – Apr 3 all-day

Includes: Design engineering / rapid prototyping, composite, performance metals, additive manufacturing, automation and robotics, advanced electronics, automotive. With AUTOMOTIVE ENGINEERING

Foodtech (Queensland) @ Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre
Jun 19 – Jun 20 all-day

Sharing opportunities, pushing boundaries and feeding innovation – FoodTech Qld is all about growing our agricultural and food manufacturing communities.