No matter which type of drive – innovation is the engine of the automotive sector. If you want to keep pace with the rapid developments in mobility and related services, a visit to an Automechanika trade fair is quite simply a must. Here is where professionals from automotive workshops, manufacturing industry and dealerships meet up – and where leading companies and creative start-ups present their groundbreaking innovations and discuss current challenges with industry experts.
Across the globe, Automechanika offers a platform for industry professionals with the technical know-how to put tomorrow’s mobility on the road. What will cars look like in future when they arrive at workshops for servicing or repair? How can the classic workshop prepare for these developments? Stay tuned when it comes to the future of parts, accessories and workshop services. At each edition of Automechanika you’ll find answers to the questions that the industry needs to ask itself. You’ll also meet first movers who are driving technological progress forward with their innovations.
Ernst Prost, CEO
With 15 events in 14 countries, the largest B2B trade fair brand in the world
We are opening up the world’s growth markets for our exhibitors at more and more locations, while also enabling local companies to forge contacts with industry leaders.
The individual Automechanika platforms are tailored to the needs of each region and have different areas of focus. Our portfolio includes trade fairs with a particularly international visitor profile (e. g. Frankfurt, Shanghai or Dubai), as well as events with a regional focus (e. g. Birmingham).
Altogether, around 20,000 exhibitors and 600,000 trade visitors as well as around 160 partners, supporters and associations support the world’s largest B2B trade fair brand. Take advantage of our global network to advance your business: Every Automechanika event is an innovation driver, trend barometer and intercultural meeting place for the automotive aftermarket.
For the latest information and dates of all 15 events, visit www.automechanika.com
Supporting programme of know-how and networking events
Automechanika also offers an extensive and high-calibre conference programme with special shows, workshops and networking events. The Automechanika Innovation Awards and Automechanika Academy are just two examples of how real added value can be created for an international trade audience through inspiration and knowledge transfer.
Automechanika Innovation Awards
Messe Frankfurt has been presenting the Automechanika Innovation Awards for over 20 years in recognition of the innovative spirit on display at Automechanika. The internationally coveted award is presented by an independent jury of experts. Entries are judged on their innovative content, excellence of solution, functionality, aftermarket relevance, safety and quality as well as on their contribution to environmental protection, resource conservation and sustainability. There is a special show at the Tomorrow’s Service & Mobility area at Automechanika Frankfurt dedicated to showcasing the award winners.
Whether you’re an automotive professional, student or teacher: you can gain practical knowledge and skills from Automechanika Academy events worldwide. Certified workshops, trainings and demonstrations provide career starters with an overview of the professional development opportunities available in the automotive industry. Workshop employees and owners can also expand their know-how and find out about new technologies. Digital technology is an important current trend that is revolutionising diagnostics and repairs with tablet applications and data glasses.
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