WITS  Wichita Industrial Trade Show 2021

The Wichita Industrial Trade Show (WITS) will be held at Century II Expo Hall 225 W. Douglas, Wichita KS. Since 1974, WITS has been a significant marketplace for buyers in the Midwest. The Show has exhibitors from all sectors of our industrial community to present their services, machinery and equipment to the manufacturing community. Admission to the Exhibitor Area and the Seminars are FREE. No one under 14 years of age.

2019 WITS Show Pictures

Covid Update

Century II Expo Hall is a City of Wichita Facility they make the rules.     At this time if you are fully vaccinated, masks are no longer required in  Century II Expo Hall.   Masks are strongly encouraged for unvaccinated Exhibitors and Attendees.  If this changes we will update the website immediately.    Masks will be available at the registration area and are provided by American Mask  Alliance  who is in booth 810 stop by and tell them “Thank you”.  They are a local mask mfg and distributor of various PPE supplies.

SHOW HOURS

Day 1 – Tue – 10/26/2021
1:00pm – 7:00pm

Day 2 – Wed – 10/27/2021
9:00am – 6:00pm

Day 3 – Thur – 10/28/2021
9:00am – 4:00pm

Attendee News

10Oct

EXPO Hall is almost sold out!

We are going to have a great show as of 10-10-21 we had 195 Exhibitors using 440 booths.     The WITS Show is put on by Volunteers that is why we can have a show like this in Wichita but we need your help to get the word out about the show.   If you have a bulletin board at work or counter where the WITS Show post cards could be put please call the WITS Office 316-942-2401 and we will mail you as many as you need.    Tell them about this web site.

5Oct

Help Wanted

The WITS Show is put on by volunteers.   This year we need door watcher during the show Oct 26-28 ,  Floor Layout help the evening of Oct 20, Air hose help Oct 22 - 23 and an experienced fork lift driver after the show closes on Oct 28.   If you are interested in volunteering contact Don Lenhart 316-573-7690 or donlenhart@att.net.

22Sep

We will have Masks available

American Mask Alliance  who is in booth 810 is a Wichita manufacturer of mask and hospital grade disinfectant products and distributor of various PPE supplies.   They are providing  masks for anyone wants one.   The masks  will be in the registration area of at the show entrance.

Exhibitor News

10Oct

Exhibitor Information

There is a page on this web site under the Exhibitor Tab titled Exhibitor Resources please review it as we try to put the answers to the questions the Exhibitors usually ask.

8Oct

FREE WITS POST CARDS

To any Exhibitor who is going to be in the 2021 WITS Show we will provide  you with FREE color post cards which can advertise your booth.   Send them out to your customers to increase activity at your booth.   Contact the WITS office and we will send all you need.  One Exhibitor request 1,500 they were going to send out that is great.  Have them bring the cards to your booth for a drawing or advertise a show special.

26Sep

WMA Top Management Panel Breakfast Presentation

Wichita Manufacturers Association (WMA), will host a Top Management Panel the morning of October 27th in  2nd Floor Peach Room 201 A and B Century II.  The panel discussion is focused on addressing a topic of mutual interest to manufacturing devotees in the greater Wichita region.  The topic for the 2021 WMA Top Management Panel is, Manufacturing 2022 - Growth Challenges and Opportunities.  A Complimentary Continental Breakfast buffet at 7:30 am  and the (4) Panelist will present at 8:00 am.  For more information see notice below on this web page.

WMA –  Presents  – Top Management Panel  –   Topic 

Manufacturing 2022  – Growth Challenges and Opportunities 

The Wichita Manufacturing Association (WMA) will host a Top Management Panel the morning of October 27th in Century II Expo Hall  Connecting Lobby  2nd floor  Peach Room 201 A & B.  The panel discussion is focused on addressing a topic of mutual interest to manufacturing devotees in the greater Wichita region.   The Complimentary Continental Breakfast Buffet Starts at 7:30 AM and the Panelist are from 8:00 am to 9:00am. The Panelist are David May – Trinity Precision,  Brad White – Textron Aviation, Brent Edmisten – Excel Industries and Brice Turner – Hornet Systems.   Click on the PDF icon to get more information or call Jim Callaway at 432-553-6215

WMA Top Management Panel

WITS POSTCARD

We have available  4 x 6 color card which can be put on bulletin boards, handed out at crew meetings, put on the front counter in office reception area. We have people who have never been to the show or forgot it is this year in October.  If you would like these postcards to hand out or  post them on the company bulletin board,   then contact the  WITS office to send you some  of these cards  please contact us at 316-942-2401 or email at wits@witshow.org.   The WITS Show is  put on by volunteers and we can used your help in getting the word out. If you are an Exhibitor the cards for the 2021 show has an area on the back side  for Exhibitors to add information about their booth location.

WITS   is a registered trademark of the Wichita Industrial Trade Show

We have a WITS show every 2 years

OCT.  26 – 28,  2021

OCT.   17 – 19,  2023

OCT.   21 – 23,  2025

WEBSITE   –   The T3 at Wichita State University totally revised our website in  2017. We enjoyed working with them and will continue this relationship as we keep improving the web site. The T3 group is located in WSU Old Town facility at 238 N. Mead, Wichita, KS  67202. Phone  316-978-5398 Contact T3. They have developed or improved websites for some of our exhibitors and attendees.

Count Down to WITSHOW 2021

Who Attends WITS

The show features all sectors of our industrial community.  Admission is free for the exhibitor area and seminars.  No one under 14 years of age is permitted.

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Exhibitors at WITS

Thinking of having a booth at WITS this year?  Click the button below to find out how to reserve your space.

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At-a-Glance

1974

Established

WITS is a marketplace for buyers and exhibitors from the industrial community.

175+

Exhibitors

Over 175 exhibitors were in attendance, showcasing their products and innovations.

3500+

Attendees

Over 3500 people attended the last two trade shows 

100%

Free

The three days event is 100% FREE to attend the show and all seminars.

Sponsors

And

The Society for the Advancement of Manufacturing