About MECT




MECT is the biggest Machine Tool exhibition in Japan, 2015. It is held in autumn every two years at Port Messe Nagoya (Nagoya Int’l Exhibition Hall) in Nagoya and is the biggest Machine Tool exhibition in Odd-numbered years.
MECT2013 attracted 465 exhibitors and organization occupying 1,747 booths and over 90,000 visitors attended.

MECT2015 Outline

Name of exhibition MECHATRONICS TECHNOLOGY JAPAN 2015 (MECT2015)
Date October 21th (Wed.) ~ 24th (Sat.)
※October 23th (Fri.) 10:00~19:00
※October 24th (Sat.) 10:00~16:00
Venue Port Messe Nagoya (Nagoya Int’l Exhibition Hall)
Estimated number of booths 1,400 booths
Estimated number of visitors 80,000
Entrance fee JPY 1,000 for general domestic visitors
(Free for overseas visitors,students and invited guest)
Organizers News Digest Publishing Co., Ltd.
Co-organizer Aichi Industrial Distributor’s Association
Supporting Organizations Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry/ Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan/ Ministry of Education, Cultures, Sports, Science and Technology in Japan/ Japan External Trade Organization(JETRO NAGOYA)/ Aichi Prefectural Government/ City of Nagoya/ Nagoya Chamber of Commerce and Industry(random order)
Special cooperating organization JMTBA-Japan Machine Tool Builders’ Association/
Japan Tool Distributors’ Association random order
Cooperating Organizations Japan Forming Machinery Association/ Japan Precision Machine Association/ Japan Robot Association/ Japan Machine Accessory Association/ Japan Precision Measuring Instruments Manufactures Association/ Japan Optical Measuring Instruments Manufactures’ Association/ Japan Cutting & Wear-resistant Tool Associatior/ Industrial Diamond Association of Japan/ Japan Machine Tool Distributors Association/ Japan Machine Tool Importers’ Association/ Manufacturing Science and Technology Center/ Japan Industrial Saw & Knife Association/ Micromachine Center/ Japan Die & Mold Industry Association/ Japan Institute of Logistics System/ The Japan Electrical Manufactures’ Association/ Japan Fluid Power Association/ Micromachine Center/ Japan Institute of Logistics Systems/ Nippon Electric Control Equipment Industries Association/ Japan Industrial Conference on Cleaning/ Japan Grinding Wheel Association (random order)
Exhibits Metal cutting machines/Metal forming machines/ EDMs/ Measuring instruments/ Industrial robots & handling systems/ Cutting tools & tooling systems/ Automatic controls & drive systems/ CAD/ CAM/ CAE systems & software/ Environmental protection devices/ Ancillary equipment/ Other manufacturing automation related equipment


For Visitors

Q:How much is the entrance fee?

A:Entrance fee is JPY 1,000.(JPY 500 group over 10 people, free for under 15 years old)
Free for overseas visitors, students and invited guests, if they show their ID at the entrance.

Q:Is there enough parking lot?

A:There is a parking lot in and around Port Messe Nagoya.
However it would be better to use public transportation since there is limited number of space.

For Exhibitors

Q:When are the MECT2015 application dates?

A:Application starts from October 1st (Wed.) 2014 and close on April 26th (Thu.) 2015. The detail will be updated around September 2014 on this website.

Q:Where can I get MECT2015 Official Poster?

A:The official poster will be given out for free of charge. Please feel free to contact to MECT2015 office.

Q:Why visitors don’t wear the tag around neck?

A:Registration is not reguired for visitor because of following reasons.

① To reduce congestion at the entrance

② To offer equal service to all visitors regardless of job and business category.

③ To observe Protection of Personal Information

Q:Is there any height limitation of the booth?

A:The height limitation is 2.7m to make focus on exhibited products.

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