International Visitors


International travelers who are seeking to travel to the United States can find information at:

Visa Information

If you require a U.S. Visa to enter the United States to participate in Automate, we encourage you to start this process immediately as the wait time varies by country. For Visa information, go to If you would like to request an invitation letter for Visa purposes, please fill out our Visa Letter Request form

Please allow up 3 business days to receive your letter via e-mail. Should you require the original document to be mailed, please specifically request this in your correspondence and allow adequate time for mailing.

International Visitors Center

International visitors to Automate will have access to the co-located ProMat show’s International Visitor Center. The International Visitors Center will provide the following services:

  • Translators to answer your questions
  • Meeting rooms
  • U.S. Department of Commerce international trade experts to answer your import/export questions
  • Lounge area

Dates and Hours of Operation