Technology Record - Issue 28: Spring 2023

38 MARKETWATCH: EVENT PREVIEW Hannover Messe will showcase the innovative solutions that are helping to solve global industrial challenges at its 2023 event. Attendees will reflect on how the exhibiting businesses are driving change and developing solutions that aim to create a smart and sustainable industry. Under the theme of ‘Industrial transformation – making the difference’, key topics include artificial intelligence and machine learning, energy management, carbon neutral production, Industry 4.0 and hydrogen fuel, with a focus on how the latest developments are addressing challenges such as climate change, energy shortages and supply chain problems. Hannover Messe will offer guided tours, dedicated discussion formats and company exhibits featuring tools and use cases, while showcasing technology via product demonstrations and simulations. Attendees can access thought leadership and expert sessions via four stages: Energy 4.0 will focus on climate neutrality in industry, business and infrastructure; Industry 4.0 will focus on topics and trends of digitalisation; Industrial Wireless & 5G will demonstrate long terms and sustainable solutions; and the Industrial Startup Stage which will address issues facing startups. There will also be a WomenPower conference, focusing on diversity in the industry. 17-21 April 2023 | Hanover, Germany Hannover Messe 2023: solutions for a sustainable future The industrial technology event, one of the world’s largest trade fairs, will explore artificial intelligence and machine learning, energy management, Industry 4.0 and more 66,400 guests 14,700 virtual attendees 2,500 exhibitors 66% involved in investment decisions 22% have concrete investment plans IN NUMBERS attending from RoW 16. 5% EU 16.5% Germany 67%