This time, ABINFER, the Brazilian Association of the
Tooling Industry will have the privilege to be its host in Joinville, State of
Santa Catarina from June 28 thru 30, 2017. Past conferences took place in:
2014-Cape Town/South Africa-Africa; 2010-Windsor/Canada; 2007 - Joensuu/Finland
- Europe and 2004 - Bangkok/Thailand, Asia.
We invite all ISTMA associate members and industry stakeholders to join us in the
beautiful city of Joinville, a stunning venue offering a world class convention
center and a vast array of fascinating and interesting places to visit.
Our 15th World Conference will include:
- Carefully researched and identified technical sessions
to keep you up to date with the latest trends in technology and business
- A special focus on the future technology for the so
called Industry 4.0 through the TFT 2017 - Towards the Future of Technology
umbrella for the whole event.
- Regional meetings to enable you to network with
professionals from the tooling industry chain from your regions and around the
- Opportunities to do business with customers, suppliers
and service providers.
- Link to the dimensions of professional skills,
management and sustainability.
- Plant tours to distinguished toolmakers in Joinville
In addition, we have arranged a selection of carefully
prepared tours for your accompanying partners so that they can explore and
experience what this most beautiful part of Brazil has to offer.
We also encourage all country and regional ISTMA
associate members to extend this invitation to your local associates to come
You will be amazed by the special attention given by
our local host staff that will show a little of our hospitable culture and
We look forward to greeting you in Joinville.