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Meet Chatbot, and Experience Machine Tool Humanization

The Porta Multicenter Chatbot is one of the first applications for an interactive dialog between a person and a machine tool.

Weiler Features a Fresh, Modern and Open Booth

Weiler North America Corp. is featuring a more modern and open redesign for its booth this year as well as Kunzmann milling machines for the first time.

Build It and They Will Come: Tarus Is Showing Off Its Very Own ERP System

Tarus is offering live demos and issuing surveys to enter visitors into two raffles for an Apple 32-GB iPad or a Samsung Galaxy 16-GB tablet along with a 30-day trial version of its TPI Shop ERP system.

Women Leaders Encourage More Women to Succeed in Manufacturing

Leading women in the manufacturing industry work to inspire other women to explore jobs in the field and to strive for leadership positions in their companies.

“Athena, Transform Manufacturing”: Voice-Activated Machining Technology in Multiple Demos

Makino and iT SpeeX demonstrate a new digital assistant for machining. Athena brings voice control to CNC and voice-actuated access to information the machinist needs.

See Orange County Chopper’s Hydromat Anniversary Motorcycle Today

As part of its upcoming 40th anniversary celebration, Hydromat engaged Orange County Choppers (OCC) to build a custom motorcycle to celebrate this milestone, with OCC’s founder Paul Teutul Sr. at the event for the unveiling.

Henning Booth Features Intuitive Touchscreen Interface

Henning Software’s booth has a Touch Scheduling Board that uses an intuitive touchscreen interface that lets you drag-and-drop scheduled shop order presentations.

IMTS App Offer Several Capabilities to Enhance Visitor Experience

The IMTS App makes searching for exhibits and conferences easier, enables the viewing of floorplans, provides a means to follow social media accounts and delivers up-to-date information, news and messages.

Tornos Spotlights Century-Long Progression into Multitasking

At Tornos’ booth, the company is featuring No. 20, a Swiss-type lathe made in 1917, and visitors can assemble pens made from different Tornos machines, including SwissDeco 36 multitasking single-spindle lathe.

Misumi Celebrates #80Sextillion with Four Towers of Technology and Amusement

The manufacturer and distributor of mechanical and electrical components is showing off many of its capabilities and accomplishments, one being the 80 sextillion part configurations that are globally available.