HANNOVER MESSE 2020, 20 - 24 April


Auftakt-PK 2019_Köckler

Here you will find information about exclusive press events at HANNOVER MESSE.

Exhibitors Press Conferences


Here you'll find a complete overview of press events organized by Deutsche Messe and the exhibitors of HANNOVER MESSE 2019, updated on a daily basis.


Preview 2019

Wednesday, 12 February 2020

The exhibitors presented their latest products and innovations before HANNOVER MESSE begins in April.


Kick-off press conference

Auftakt-PK 2019

27 March 2019

The kick-off press conference for HANNOVER MESSE 2019 tooks place on 27 March 2019.

The Speakers were:
Dr. Jochen Köckler, CEO Deutsche Messe AG
Anna Liberg, Executive Director of Business Sweden, The Swedish Trade & Invest Council
Thorsten Robrecht, Vice President – Advanced Mobile Networks Solutions Nokia Solutions and Networks GmbH & Co. KG
Rolf Najork, Executive Director Robert Bosch GmbH
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Martin Ruskowski, Head of Research Innovative Factory Systems German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence

on demand broadcast

Highlight-Tour 2019

Highlight-Tour 2019

Sunday, 31 March 2019

Join our Highlight Tour for an in-person overview of the most exciting topics at HANNOVER MESSE! Participating companies are happy to answer your questions and provide sound bites.


Opening Ceremony HANNOVER MESSE 2019

Opening Ceremony HANNOVER MESSE 2019

Sunday, 31 March 2019

The Opening Ceremony of the HANNOVER MESSE will tooks place Sunday, 31 March 2019, at 6 PM at the Hannover Congress Center (HCC). Within the scope of the formal launch event, the attendance of leading representatives from the industry and politics are expected.

Speakers + program
Stephan Weil, Minister-President of Lower Saxony
Presentation of the HERMES AWARD - International Technology Prize of HANNOVER MESSE
Anja Karliczek, Federal Minister of Education and Research
Michael Ziesemer, President of ZVEI – German Electrical and Electronic Manufacturers’ Association
H.E. Stefan Löfven, Prime Minister of Sweden
Dr. Angela Merkel, Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany

on-demand broadcast

Press breakfast HANNOVER MESSE Events worldwide

Pressefrühstück Worldwide Events

Wednesday, 3 April 2019

Industrial Transformation: new HANNOVER MESSE events in Mexico and the USA.

Krister Sandvoss, Global Director, Deutsche Messe AG
Larry Turner, President & CEO, Hannover Fairs USA, Inc.
Sayan Bose, Director – Global Industrial Machinery & Components, Industry Business Unit, SAP USA
Bernd Rohde, Managing Director, Hannover Fairs México
Iván Pelayo, Executive Vice President, Digital Factory and Process Industries & Drives Divisions, Siemens Mexico

- in english language -

Closing Press Conference

Abschluss-Pressekonferenz 2019
Closing Press Conference HANNOVER MESSE 2019

Friday, 5 April 2019

HANNOVER MESSE 2019 closes its doors. We cordially invite you to a review of this year’s event at our closing press conference.

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