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Hannover ,Germany
Advanced Materials, Composites
Organizer :
Deutsche Messe AG
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Organisers of Hannover Messe believe the industry needs trade fairs, which is why they’re keeping the 2021 edition as planned. Messe Hannover will welcome visitors and exhibitors from April 12th until April 16th with safety measures in place. If exhibitors are worried about COVID-19, they also have a choice between a hybrid offer and a digital edition. The latest dates for the live event are: 25.04.2022 - 29.04.2022


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 and additive manufacturing systems.


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 in the morning until 18:00 pm in the afternoon, 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!

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

Audience & Statistics

HANNOVER MESSE regularly achieves 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 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.


What makes Trade Fair Trips ltd so invaluable to a frequent business traveler 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.

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How to get to HANNOVER MESSE
On foot
On foot:

from Hbf ~35 min with a bike

1h 20 min bike ride

By car
By car:

From Haptbahnhof there are ony 20 to 30 min with a car

From Hannover Aiport via A2 for 30 min 

By public transport
By public transport:

From Hbf - S4 to Messe Hanover/Laatzen for 23 min OR take U1, U2 or U8 for 30 to 40 min

From Hannover Aiport take S5 to Hbf and then U8 to Hannover, Messe/Nord (1h 10 min)

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