HANNOVER MESSE 2018, 23 - 27 April



Logo eCl@ss
Exhibition stand
Hall 8, Stand C14
Topic: eCl@ss - language for IOTS

Company Data

eCl@ss e.V.

Konrad-Adenauer-Ufer 21
50668 Köln
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Fax: +49 221 4981 856


Mr. Thorsten Kroke
Manager eCl@ss e.V.
Mr. Dipl.-Ing. Andre Lindner
Manager Content Development
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Ms. Alexandra Bouchain
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Mr. Dipl.-Ing. Christian Eck
project leader eBusiness
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Type of company
Association (non-profit, club)

Year founded

No. of employees
1-10 (Status: 2017)

Company profile

eCl@ss is the language for industry 4.0. As the leading standard for electronic data-exchange, eCl@ss describes products and services unambiguously across all industries. Providing more than 41,000 classes and 17,000 properties, eCl@ss is established on national and international markets. The continuous development of the standard is based on ISO norms. In this manner, eCl@ss shows its potential in consensual semantics and enables industry 4.0

The eCl@ss association is contact for all questions on the standard, administrates its members and coordinates the activities in between the different committees of the association. eCl@ss was founded in the year 2000 by an industrial consortium with the aim to simplify the electronic cross-industrial data exchange by provision of standardized product description. Today about 3,500 companies around the world use eCl@ss as their language in electronic data communication.

Company website
Video eCl@ss explanation video
3:21 min Exhibitor Video


eCl@ss standard

With eCl@ss in three steps ready for Industry 4.0read more

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