Indian Machine Tool Manufacturers' Association

Members Login

Forgot Password?

IMTMA Training


GIMT 2015


10th Edition of National Productivity Summit Concludes Successfully

The 10th Edition of IMTMA's National Productivity Summit concluded successfully in Bengaluru on 26 November 2016. The summit showcased how improving on productivity holds the key to enhance and sustain competitiveness in the Indian manufacturing industry.

The success stories, keynotes and case studies presented demonstrated excellence in manufacturing paradigm by setting new benchmarks and helped companies gain a cutting edge in the marketplace. Six path breaking case studies presented at the summit contested for the IMTMA - ACE Micromatic Productivity Championship Awards 2016.

Brakes India, Mahindra & Mahindra, Super Auto Forge, Toyota Kirloskar Auto Parts, TTK Prestige and VE Commercial Vehicles were the participants.


Toyota Kirloskar Auto Parts won the first prize for its presentation, "Productivity Improvement in Transmission Assembly line through Jishuken and Low Cost Automation" and won Rs. 3 lakhs cash prize.

Mahindra and Mahindra won the second prize for its presentation, "Journey towards Excellence through Technological Upgradation" and won Rs. 2 lakhs cash prize.

VE Commercial Vehicles won the third prize for its presentation, "Elimination of non-value added Cleaning Operations in Cylinder Block and Cylinder Head Manufacturing" and won Rs. 1 lakh cash prize.

Certificates of Merit were given to: Brakes India, Super Auto Forge, and TTK Prestige. Vox Populi Award was given to Toyota Kirloskar Auto Parts.

The concluding keynote was presented by Mr. Shailesh Seth, Past President, IMTMA who presented on “Factories of Future” and said, "manufacturing will evolve in 2020 and beyond by embracing disruptive technologies like Internet of Things, Robotics, Big Data and 3D Printing have gained the momentum and will define the factory of the future."

Felicitating winners and concluding the summit Mr. Parakramsinh G. Jadeja President - IMTMA said, "The manufacturing industry is at cusp of revolution in India and it offers huge growth prospects for the industry as well as inclusive economic growth for India as a nation. Moving forward the key enabler and differentiator for manufacturing industry will be its highly motivated manpower that will take the industry to new heights as it adopts digital manufacturing strategies and readies itself for Industry 4.0."

Witness Global Trends in Machining Technologies !

Metal working industry is bracing for new challenges and new technologies in view of increasing competition vis-a-vis performance, quality, efficiency and environmental sustainability. There are difficult parts, intricate parts and difficult materials to be managed through metal working equipment and expertise from new technology horizons Viz. additive and subtractive manufacturing, increasing use of robots, micro machining and super finishing, Industry 4.0 and so on.

With a view to highlight the evolving trends in the machining technologies, Indian Machine Tool Manufacturers' Association (IMTMA) is organising the 'International Seminar on Machining Technologies' on 25 January 2017, in conjunction with IMTEX 2017 exhibition, in Bangalore.

Seventh in the series, this International seminar is today recognized as an international platform in India for global interactions on the latest trends in metal cutting. This seminar will dwell extensively on new manufacturing strategies, review and address emerging trends, as well as expose users and manufacturers to a range of value added machining solutions.


International experts from Germany, USA, Japan, UK, Switzerland as well as from India will facilitate sessions at this International seminar. Spread over 2 keynotes and 5 concurrent sessions, this seminar will cover key technology areas and their application related to metal cutting.


This International seminar will provide both manufacturers and users of machine tools with latest metalcutting solutions that would enhance productivity, improve quality and finish of machined components, in addition to reducing costs.

Concurrent technical sessions

  • Machine Tools & Machining
  • Tooling and Cutting Fluids
  • Control Systems
  • Surface Finishing
  • Emerging technologies

Participation invited from

Automotive, Auto components, Consumer durables, Machine tool, Tool rooms, Aerospace, Defence and Railway units, PSUs, General Engg. and other manufacturing industries. Decision makers including CEOs, senior executives, practicing engineers, industry experts, R&D specialists, academia and almost everyone involved in metal cutting will immensely benefit from this seminar.

Visit IMTEX 2017

While the participants come to attend this International Seminar on 25 January 2017, it is a good opportunity to visit IMTEX 2017 exhibition scheduled at Bangalore International Exhibition Centre (BIEC) from January 26 to 1 February 2017 and witness the latest technologies in metal cutting from reputed companies across the globe.

Registration Fee
CategoryRegistration Fee per delegateGroup Discount
IMTMA Members, SSI, Defence PSU & Railways, Establishments, Educational Institution, R & D, IndividualsRs. 2500/-Group Discount :
A discount of Rs. 500 per delegate will be offered to companies Non-IMTMA Members & nominating 3 or more delegates
Non-IMTMA Members &
Large Companies
Rs. 3000/-

Note :
  • Add 15% Service Tax extra
  • SSI companies must produce a valid SSI Certificate
  • Shuttle Bus service will be available from Bangalore city centre to BIEC (Seminar venue)

How to register
Registration for participation must be made online only.
To register online log on to

For event details or any queries / clarications during 'online registration' process please contact
Mr. Abhishek, tel : 080 - 6624 6829 (
Mr. Prashant, tel : 080 – 6624 6805 (
Mr. Pritu, tel : 080 – 6624 6665, (

Indian Machine Tool Manufacturers' Association
Bangalore International Exhibition Centre (BIEC), 10th Mile, Tumkur Road,
Madavara Post, Bangalore - 562123
Tel : +91 80 6624 6600 / 6665 Fax : +91 80 6624 6658 Website :

Indian Machine Tool Manufacturers’ Association; Head Office : 10th Mile, Tumkur Road, Madavara Post, Bengaluru, Karnataka (India) 562123; Regd. Office : Plant No.13, Extension Office, Godrej Campus, Vikroli East, Mumbai – 400079
CIN : U29290MH1973GAP016420; Tel : 91-80- 66246600; Email :; Contact in case of queries & grievances : V Anbu, CEO & Director General
(Please send all communications to Head Office)

© Copyright IMTMA 2016. All rights reserved.