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Hannover Messe: Technological innovation gets a world premiere

From April 25 to 29, 2016: Increase your contacts, clients, and orders at the Hannover Messe trade fair in Germany

From April 25 to 29, 2016:

Registration deadline: March 25, 2016

Trade Missions

To April 29, 2016


From April 25 to 29, the Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal’s team of international trade experts, the World Trade Centre Montréal, is inviting you to join a trade mission to the industrial technology trade fair in Hannover, Germany.

The leader in its field, Hannover Messe is the world’s largest industrial technology trade fair. Since the first show in 1947, the annual springtime event has built a strong reputation by addressing all of the key themes of the industrial value-added chain, under one roof. You will get a world premiere look at the most recent industrial innovations and new products. In fact, the Hermes Awards, which recognize important technological innovations, are presented at this event.

All of the industry’s key sectors will be in attendance at this annual event, which brings together ten leading international trade fairs under one roof:

  • Integrated Processes and IT Solutions World Trade Fair
  • Energy World Trade Fair – Production, supply, transportation, distribution, and storage of renewable and conventional energy
  • Industrial Automation World Trade Fair – Process, production, and building automation
  • Industrial Sub-contracting and Light Construction World Trade Fair
  • Drive Systems and Transmissions World Trade Fair
  • Electrical and Hybrid Propulsion Systems, Mobile Energy Storage, and Alternative Transportation Solutions World Trade Fair
  • Research, Development, and Technology Transfer International Trade Fair
  • Surface Treatment International Trade Fair
  • Wind Energy International Trade Fair – Equipment, components, and services
  • Promotional Items and Business Gifts International Trade Fair


Non member
General + B2B $1050
General + Hotel + B2B $3550
Registration Registration deadline :
By form >
March 25, 2016
For more information

Cancellation policy >

Noémie Bond
Advisor, International market development
514 871-4002, Ext. 6216

Cancellations received before the mission registration deadline will be subject to 10% administration fees (plus taxes). Cancellations received after that date will not be reimbursed. Please note that only cancellation notices sent via fax at 514 871-5971 or email to the contact will be accepted.

Participation in this mission includes:

  • Preparatory training for Hannover Messe
  • Five (5) nights lodging planned as part of the program
  • A networking activity (group meal)
  • A visitor ticket to the Hannover Messe trade show
  • One-on-one business meetings
  • Guidance and support throughout your stay
  • Logistics for your stay


The trade fair offers Quebec exporters a unique opportunity to meet the main players on the market, broaden their networks, and further their relations with partners and decision-makers from a range of backgrounds—industrial, political, and scientific. With over 200,000 expected professional visitors and potential clients from across the industrial spectrum, and a contingent of thousands of innovation-seeking foreign journalists deployed to the site, the 2016 edition promises millions of commercial contacts and invaluable exposure.

Focusing on integrated industry, the many forums and conferences offered at this year’s show will address all of today’s hot topics:

  • Robotics and automation
  • Industry 4.0
  • Innovative subcontractors and supplies
  • Complete industrial solutions
  • Energy efficiency
  • Environmental engineering
  • Nanotechnology
  • Power transmission and distribution
  • Information technology
  • Industrial processes

Hannover Messe features:

  • 11 international shows
  • 6,500 exhibitors from 70 countries
  • Over 220,000 visitors from about a hundred countries
  • 93% professional visitors
  • 150 political and economic delegations from around the world
  • 6 million commercial contacts in 5 days
  • 2,300 journalists from 42 countries


The trade mission will be of particular interest to companies in the following sectors:

  • Metals and minerals
  • Mining equipment
  • Aerospace
  • Environmental infrastructures and wastewater
  • Automotive industry, electric vehicles
  • Chemical products and plastics
  • Software and IT services
  • Engineering, construction, semi-conductors
  • Civil and transportation infrastructures
  • Industrial design
  • Robotics
  • Industrial automation
  • Construction/real estate
  • Urban solutions
  • IT solutions for industry
  • Power transmission
  • Surface treatments
  • Industrial technology
  • Training techniques
  • Industrial subcontracting
  • Conventional and renewable energy
  • Winding, motors, and electrical transformers
  • Infrastructures

In collaboration with:
Gouvernement du Canada

In partnership with:
La chambre canadienne allemande de l'industrie et du commerce inc.


The "Exporting Québec" initiative 
is produced in cooperation with:

Official airline of the
"Exporting Québec" initiative:

LaPresse+   AIR CANADA
Acclr, through its international trade department, receives financial support from Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions

Affiliated with the World Trade
Centers Associations


Canada Economic Development   World Trade Centers association (WTCA)