A simple and short guide to the most important meetings of the year, in Italy and abroad

At the beginning of the New Year, it is time to get a look to the automation fairs of 2019. As always, it is a matter of important opportunities to be update on all news of this field and to start new business relationships.

Here below please find our list of main meetings with a particular attention to the Italian proposals.


Global Industrie – March, 5th-8th in Lyon

This fair includes actually 4 shows and is addressed to the whole industrial system in general: producers, start-up, research centres, but also professionals of research and development, design, production and maintenance and final consumers. The aim is to offer to the participants a place where sharing knowledge concerning processes, design, products and services. Last year more than 2.200 exhibitors and more than 40.000 visitors were present.


Mecspe – March, 28th-30th in Parma

This fair B2B is a reference point for the manufacturing and attracts every year more than 53.000 visitors. The event counts 12 halls, each one related to a specific field: machine tools, treatment and finishing, metrology and quality control, digital industry, power transmissions, automation and robotics, logistics, electronic and mechanical subcontracting, machines and plastic subcontracting, rubber and composite materials, non-ferrous materials and alloys, additive manufacturing. Besides the fair, different special initiatives about different matters, such as industry 4.0 are arranged. Some of the best companies of the field with innovative products are there.

SPS ICP Drives – May, 28th-30th in Parma

It is the most important exhibition of the intelligent, digital and flexible industry helping professionals to understand the challenges of innovation through discussions about the future industry. The 8th edition closed with a growth of 6% of visitors, more than 25.000, and of 9,5% of exhibitors, more than 800 for 5 halls. Besides, Messe Frankfurt arranges some round tables in Northern Italy such as: in Milan ,the 26th of February, about the pharmaceutical field and of process and technologies related; in Bologna, the 20th March, about packaging and service efficiency of the mass customization.


Motek – October, 7th-10th in Stuttgart

This fair, which is in our list of automation fairs for 2019, is one of the most important in the whole world  for the automation of production and assembly, of the power technology and of the flows of materials, of the rationalization through the handling and industrial technology. As this is the only event in the field, it represents the whole world of automation.


CibusTec – October, 22th-25th in Parma

CIBUS TEC is one of the most innovative fair of the food technology and a complete showcase of best solutions, from the ingredients to the process technologies, from the packaging to the logistics for the whole food and beverage industry. It is characterized by different sectors including many products such as fruits and vegetables, meet, bakery, ready meals.

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