The 2019 ISTMA General Assembly was held in Chicago (USA), on April 24, hosted by NTMA – United States National Association. Besides official meetings delegates had the opportunity for networking, share experiences, ideas and concerns about the present situation of the Toolmaking Industry worldwide. Plant tours to local companies were also organized. 

General Assembly was chaired by ISTMA President, Bob Williamson, gathering 40 representatives from twelve member countries plus ISTMA Global Partners to debate activities performed by the Confederation, its future projects and initiatives plus present status of the industry. 

The Assembly also formally approved the 2018 Management Report and Accounting as well as the Plan of Activities and Budget for 2019. 

Presentations, reports and other information shared in the reunion will be available for members on ISTMA website private area.