Machines Italia is a project by the Italian Trade Agency.

Italy’s government agency for trade and development, to provide local manufacturers access to the latest automation and technological innovations available by Italian solution providers across diverse industries.

Italian companies embrace strategic core compentencies of design, creativity and innovation; allowing global manufacturers to thrive by utilizing Italian-made machinery and technology. Machines Italia serves as a comprehensive resource for not only manufacturers but private, public and academic institutions which can benefit from establishing partnerships and agreements with Italian manufacturers and associations.

Italy is home to hundreds of small and medium manufacturing companies where company owners typically manage the day-to-day operations. This results in quick response times, and unparalleled attention to developing tailor-made solutions for customers.
Italians hold an impeccable reputation for out-of-the-box thinking in design and engineering. They have followed the guiding principle that development can only be achieved by understanding one's needs and goals—this approach translates into application-specific solutions to meet customer needs.
The Italian heritage of innovation dates back centuries. Ingenuity and innovation continue to thrive within today's Italian manufacturing industry, known for its leadership in machine development, integration, and technological advancement.
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Machines Italia actively participates in numerous activities and programs with North American universities,
trade associations and government agencies through International fairs, exhibitions, congresses, and communications.

05/10 Oct 2015


Machines to build the future, cutting-edge solutions that gi

EMO MILANO 2015: The World of Metalworking


02/04 Nov 2015

Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA

The Italian Trade Agency is partnering with MIT for EmTech

2015 EmTech Conference

09/11 Nov 2015

Chicago , IL , USA

FABTECH 2015 covers the NAFTA manufacturing 2016 outlook

Fabtech Expo 2015


24 Nov 2015


Recognizing Canadian Manufacturers with international reach

2015 Ontario Export Awards

Agriculture and Farm Machinery

26/30 Sep 2017

Assago, MI, Italy

An important exhibition for plastics and rubber worldwide.

PLAST 2017: International Exhibition for Plastics and Rubber Industries

Plastics and Rubber

The Machines Italia Magazine serves as a premier resource and contact destination both on the web and throughout the world illustrating how Italian Machinery and solution providers can help revitalize North American manufacturing and productivity.
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Italian Technology Award

The Competition

Where Italian Technology Award (ITA) participants can meet, exchange ideas, find out about new technologies.

Italian Technology Awards Alumni Group

The Italian Technology Award is a competition for students in technical studies from major universities around the world. Winners receive a FREE trip to Italy, one week training at leading Italian Universities and visits to innovative Italian companies.