Online Proxy / Voting

This site provides instructions on how to attend the 2021 Annual Meeting of Stockholders and how to vote over the Internet.

Annual Meeting of Stockholders

Friday, May 7, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. Central Time.

Meeting to be held in virtual format only due to the continuing and uncertain public health impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. There is no physical location for the Annual Meeting. To be admitted to the Annual Meeting, simply click on the following link:

www.virtualshareholdermeeting.com/ITW2021

You may log into the meeting beginning at 12:45 p.m., Central Time, on May 7, 2021. If you are a registered stockholder or beneficial owner of common stock, you may attend the Annual Meeting, examine our list of stockholders, vote and submit questions by visiting the meeting portal and logging in by entering the 16-digit control number that is printed in the box marked by the arrow on your proxy card, Notice of Internet Availability or voter instruction card previously mailed. If you misplaced your 16-digit control number or are not a stockholder, you will be able to join as a guest. If you experience any technical difficulties, please call the toll-free number that will be available on the meeting portal. Technicians will be ready to assist beginning at 12:45 p.m. Central Time on the day of the meeting.

We ask that stockholders attending the Annual Meeting observe the following Rules of Conduct.