Effective Sales and Marketing of Machine Tools and Accessories (Six Modules)
Date : 23 to 28 May 2022
Time : 0940 Hrs to 1300 Hrs ( Online Mode )

A good marketing team represents the face of the company and projects the brand in the right perspective. Machine tools and accessories being capital equipment, effective marketing assumes far greater significance. The Indian Machine tool industry systematically generates the need for trained sales & marketing engineers. Ability to effectively appreciate and position the products strengths aligned with the customer needs can win more business convincingly.

To provide an in-depth understanding of technical aspects as well as best practices of sales & marketing strategies, IMTMA is organizing a 6-day online training program on Effective Sales and Marketing of Machine Tools and Accessories.

Keeping this in mind, IMTMA is conducting a detailed program on 'Effective Sales and Marketing on Machine tools and Accessories'.

This program will benefit Managers and Engineers in Sales & Marketing Function of Machine Tools, Accessories and other Capital Goods, Industrial machinery viz. Presses, Molding / Die casting machines, Textile machinery, Foundry equipment, etc.


Module 1: Sales process and major roles of a sales engineer

  • The process-based approach of sales, negotiation, customer acceptance, and order management
  • Major roles of sales engineer - Market Management, Customer engagement, Need analysis, Contract proposal,  order management, and post-installation

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Module 2: CNC Technology and Applications. 

  • Machine tool specifications and design aspects for marketing engineers
  • Machine Tool subsystems and accessories
  • Critical features of CNC subsystems affecting Machine Tool accuracy and repeatability

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Module 3: Soft skills for sales and marketing engineers

    • Communication structure and presentation skills
    • Art of Persuasion
    • Behavior during Customer interactions
    • Art of Conversations
    • Elevator Pitch


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Module 4: Fundamentals of SPC - Sales and Marketing perspective

  • Introduction to  SPC concepts
  • Role of SPC in machine tool acceptance
  • Process capability – Cp, Cpk
  • Machine capability - Cm


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Module 5: Value-based selling approach

  • Marketing strategies for high-value products.
  • Value-based selling concepts & Case Studies of high-value machine tools

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Module 6: Commercial aspects for Sales and Marketing engineers

  • Commercial aspects, taxation, import/export norms
  • Bank Finance & Govt schemes, loans, an extension of cash credit, etc.

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After undergoing the program, the participants will be able to –

  • Apply a systematic approach to sales & marketing of machine tools including need analysis and projecting key strengths of the product and services
  • Gain in-depth knowledge about the role of sales engineer right from customer engagement to closing the deal
Fee Per Participant (Per Login)

Rs. 15000/-
+18% GST

IMTMA Members/ Micro Companies/ Individuals/ Educational Institutions / Students/ IMTMA Non Members/ Others

USD 600/-

Overseas Participants

Group Concession : 10% for 3 to 5 and 30% for 6 and more delegates being nominated from the same company


This program will be conducted by the following industry experts - 

Mr. T K Ramesh, Managing Director, Micromatic Machine Tools
Mr. Ramesh is a Mechanical Engineering graduate from BMS College of Engineering with a PGDBA from Bangalore University, Mr. Ramesh began his career in M/s. BFW has around 30 years experience of in marketing and management of capital equipment (Machine Tools) in the domestic and world markets. He is presently the Managing Director of Micromatic Machine Tools Pvt. Ltd the marketing company of the Ace Micromatic group.

Mr. T K Ramesh, Industry Consultant
Mr. Ramesh is an undergraduate in Physics, Engineering graduate in Electronics & Communication, Masters in Quality Management (BITS), and PG in Finance (IIM). He is an ISABS professional, a Certified NLP Practitioner, a Facilitator for MBTI, FIRO-B, and Appreciative Inquiry-based interventional learning processes, and a certified coach from SOL (South). Had served as a faculty member in GRC conferences, OD interventional programs, and outbound learning programs. His industry experience of 3 decades spans the areas of Supply Chain, Operations, HRD, Training & Development, OD interventions, and Performance Coaching.

 Mr. Rajashekara HV, Advisor IMTMA has 28 years of experience in the Design and Development of Metal cutting machines from various industries like M/s HMT Machine Tools, M/s Johnson Electric International Limited, Hong Kong, and 7 years as Senior Director, IMTMA Design Institute. He has an overall experience of 35 Years from both shop floor and training.

Mr. Gautam Doshi, Advisor - IMTMA
Mr. Doshi is a B.Tech. (Mech) from IIT, Powai, and an industry expert with over 40 years of experience in the Machine Tool and Automotive industry. He has conducted several training programs, seminars & workshops on machine tools and metal cutting-related subjects. Mr. Doshi is former Vice President & Technical Director, PMT Machine Tool Automatics Ltd., Pune, and has also served in Tata Motors for over 5 years.

Mr. A N Chandramouli, Industry Consultant and Board member at Starrag India
Mr. Chandramouli is a Graduate in Mechanical Engineering from NIT, Trichy, and Post Graduate in Management from IIMC. He superannuated as the MD of Starrag India and has now been his Board Member since June 2017. In this capacity, he set up a State of Art manufacturing facility and Technology center in Bangalore Aerospace Park and established the famous WMW brand of Horizontal Machining Centers with significant local content under the Make-In-India vision. Prior to Starrag, he was holding the position of CEO of Makino India. He set up a Vocational Training center at Makino to impart skills for the CNC machine tool industry and its customers.

Mr. Avinash Khare, Head – IMTMA Technology Centre, Pune
Mr. Khare is Electrical Engineer by Qualification and he has worked for over 33 years at Tata Motors Pune in various capacities ranging from R&D in Industrial Electronics, Machine Maintenance, Technology Procurement, Head of Machine Shops, Tool Room Shops Head, Head of Die Design and Champion in Business Excellence. He has taught Instrumentation and Bio-Medical Instrumentation at Pune University as part-time faculty. He is presently working as a Consultant and Head at IMTMA Pune Technology Centre for the last 5 years.

For Registration Contact
Vinaykumar S
Programme Coordinator
Contact Address

Plot 249F, Phase IV, Udyog vihar,Sector - 18,
Gurgaon - 122015

Tata no- +91-124-6463101
Tel : 0124 4014101 - 04
Fax : +91-124-4014108

REGISTRATION : Prior registration with an online advance payment is must. Number of participants is limited and will be accepted on ‘First Come First Serve’ basis. A Certificate of participation will be issued to participants.

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