Productronica - World’s Leading Trade Fair for Electronics Development and Production (Productronica)
Tue, Nov 14 2023 - Fri, Nov 17 2023
"International trade fair for innovative electronics production"
Productronica is the largest international event in the electronics manufacturing industry, productronica maps its entire value chain. It is the only event of its kind that covers the complete range of current and forward-looking products, technologies and system solutions in their entire breadth and depth and along the entire value-added chain etc. in the Electronics & Electrical Goods industry.
The future of electronics production is smart!
The trade fair covered trends such as the smart factory and smart maintenance and also looked at how to attract more young professionals and specialists. In addition to “Accelerating Talents” - a platform for students and young professionals—visitors to special shows such as the “3D AOI Arena” and the “Smart Maintenance Pavilion” were given insights into the automation of electronics production.
According to Falk Senger, Managing Director of Messe München, world premieres from companies such as Fuji Europe or Posalux were not the only thing that made the trade fair a success. “We’re delighted to have increased the number of exhibitors and the exhibition space yet again this year. productronica has once again proven that it is the most important trade fair for electronics production.”
Rainer Kurtz, Chairman of productronica’s Advisory Board and Chairman of Kurtz Holding, looked back on four successful days: “The large number of international visitors shows the esteem in which productronica is held in the various electronics production markets. Given the numerous promising discussions, we’re optimistic that the sector will achieve growth in the long term.”
Thilo Brückner, Managing Director of VDMA EMINT, also expressed his satisfaction:
“productronica 2019 was a tremendous success once again for the member companies. Despite a subdued overall economic situation the electronics manufacturing industry is expecting continuously rising sales revenue and reports of busy trade fair booths. The Hackathon@productronica was a great opportunity to successfully bring together young professionals and the mechanical engineering industry.
As far as the visitors’ overall verdict is concerned, productronica fared even better this year. According to a survey carried out by the market research institute Gelszus, 98 percent rated the event as excellent to good. In addition, 97 percent of the visitors surveyed said that productronica had lived up to their expectations as regards innovations. This too is an increase on the previous event.
In total, 44,000 visitors from 96 countries came to Munich. In addition to Germany, the top countries for visitor numbers were (in this order): Italy, Austria, Switzerland, France, Russia, Great Britain and the Czech Republic.