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The global industrial technology innovation platform

Want to keep your finger on the pulse of the advancements made in industrial technology? Then circle the days for HANNOVER MESSE – the definitive international trade fair for every aspect of manufacturing, from processing technology to advanced materials and composites. Established first in 1947 in post-war Germany first as the Export Fair Hanover, HANNOVER MESSE serves as a driving force behind the country’s large industry and has opened borders for manufacturers to gain new buyers.

The product portfolio is certainly extensive and visitors gain access to;

  • building automation and technology
  • coating materials
  • air compressors
  • gas compressors
  • environmental technology
  • factory equipment
  • compressed air technology
  • micro-actuator systems, motors
  • scheduling software
  • refrigeration technology
  • robotics
  • additive manufacturing systems


Hannover Messe 2024 will be held between 22.04.2024-26.04.2024. Germany currently does not have domestic Covid-19 restrictions and safety protocols in place. Attendees will be advised to follow recommendations like performing frequent hand disinfections. Participants should be aware that, currently, no travel restrictions in Germany.


What makes Trade Fair Trips ltd so invaluable to a frequent business traveller is a flexible approach that understands that you need to stay firmly within a budget. You book hotels for HANNOVER MESSE according to a set price range, access to public transport and proximity to the exhibition grounds.

We’re experienced working at both ends of the price spectrum, so you can always expect hotels close to Messe Hannover and prices that allow you to save on your work trip.

Another key factor to our success is that Trade Fair Trips ltd is not just a provider of accommodation for trade shows. We manage every aspect of your time as an exhibitor. This might entail placing reservations for meeting facilities or completely taking over the installation of your trade show booth.

HANNOVER MESSE lasts for usually five days and is an annual occurrence, with editions set for mid-spring after the start of April. The official organiser for the event is Deutsche Messe AG, and the international trade fair occupies the modern halls of Messe Hannover. Visitors are admitted to the exhibits starting 09:00 am until 18:00 pm, though there might be changes according to the newest program.

Messe Hannover offers visitors plenty of options in terms of public transport. You have four tram lines (8 & 18, and 6 & 16 at two different entrances) and two bus lines (340 and 341). That is ignoring how close to big motorways the exhibition centre sits and the additional access to commuter trains. Shuttle bus service is available for those who’ve just landed at the airport as well!

HANNOVER MESSE regularly achieves a staggering turnout, which should tip you off that this is the one trade fair that you have to attend. There are some 6500 international exhibitors, who are then showcasing to an audience that exceeds 220,000 trade visitors with a high concentration from European countries, particularly from the EU like France, Italy, Sweden, Denmark, Spain, the UK, and the Netherlands. Germany, as the host country, appears as the country with the biggest group of visitors.

In terms of professional background, you have representation from mechanical and plant engineering and the process industry to energy-intensive enterprises and energy providers.

Hannover Messe 2022

Hannover Messe and CeMAT 2022 occurred as a hybrid event between 30.05.2022 and 02.06.2022. They consisted of a face-to-face trade exhibition supplemented by a digital platform. Many highlights were included in the event's presentation at Messe Hannover. It attracted approximately 75,000 live visitors and 15,000 digital participants, as well as 2,500 exhibitors. Due to the lifting of Germany's domestic limitations in April 2022, Messe Hannover did not have rigorous Covid-19 safety precautions in place.

Hannover Messe 2023

Hannover Messe 2023 continued the success of the 2022 edition. It was held as a hybrid event in Messe Hannover between 17.04.2022 and 22.04.2022. It was attended by 130,000 visitors and more than 4,000 exhibitors.

What Are People Saying?

  • “As a provider of connectivity solutions, we used Hannover Messe 2019 to present several new products and services. We were particularly delighted with visitor interest in our futureLab, in which we presented innovative solutions for the future of connectivity, including prototypes of our Smart Cable Drum and our Predictive Maintenance Systems for data lines.” - Matthias Kirchherr, Chief Sales Officer Europe / EMEA
  • “This year’s Hannover Messe was another success for SICK. Attendees and other exhibitors followed our innovations with great interest. We are intensively pursuing ways to further the role of digitization in production and logistics through the deployment of sensor intelligence.” - Dr. Robert Bauer, Chairman of the Executive Board Sick AG
  • “Design, production and logistics are growing ever closer together as factories continue to digitize, with the goal of optimizing customer satisfaction.” - Hala Zeine, President Digital Supply Chain, SAP
  • “At Hannover Messe we are living the concrete implantation of industrial intelligence – with our voice-interactive Workheld field management software.” Benjamin Schwärzler, Msc CEO, Workheld

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Vincenzo Vasto / WATTSUD L.E.P. S.p.A. - HANNOVERMESSE 2015
The accomodation in Hannover, for the Hannovermesse 2015 in the apartment was very good. I appreciated a lot the availability and the cooper...

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