Motion + Power Technology Expo Named In Top 50 Fastest Growing Shows List by Trade Show Executive

February 26 – Alexandria, VA The Motion + Power Technology Expo (MPT Expo), owned by the American Gear Manufacturers Association (AGMA), was recently recognized by Trade Show Executive magazine in their “Fastest 50” list. Tradeshows were evaluated in three categories:

  • By net square feet.
  • By exhibiting companies.
  • By total attendance.

The 2023 MPT Expo was one of only 23 shows to rank in all three categories.

“We are honored to be recognized by Trade Show Executive as one of the fastest-growing trade shows in the country,” said Leah Lewis, Director, Meetings & Events at AGMA and Show Director for MPT Expo. “This acknowledgement is a testament to AGMA’s dedication to building a community from all sectors of the power transmission industry to foster innovation and collaboration and to showcase the latest solutions within our industry.”

Honorees will be recognized at the Fastest 50 Awards & Summit on May 8-10 in Las Vegas, Nevada. For more information about the awards ceremony and to see the others on the list, visit

The 2025 MPT Expo will return to Huntington Place in Detroit, MI, on October 21-23, 2025.


About AGMA

The American Gear Manufacturers Association is a voluntary association of companies, consultants and academicians with a direct interest in the design, manufacture and application of gears, couplings and related power transmission components and equipment. The members include gear manufacturers from the United States, Mexico and Canada, as well as gearing interests from more than 30 countries around the world. AGMA is accredited by the American National Standards Institute to write all U.S. standards on gearing. AGMA is also the Secretary for Technical Committee 60 of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). TC 60 is the committee responsible for developing all international gearing standards. In addition to the holding the position of Secretariat, AGMA convenes the active ISO Working Groups related to gear inspection and testing.