Event previews Major trade events of 2020

Author / Editor: Ahlam Rais / Ahlam Rais

Hannover Messe, Euroblech and JIMTOF are the heavy weight industrial trade shows of next year. With huge footfalls and increasing exhibitor participation, the events are expected to bring many new innovations and solutions to the fore.

Considered as the mother of all shows, Hannover Messe is the world’s biggest industrial technology trade fair.
Considered as the mother of all shows, Hannover Messe is the world’s biggest industrial technology trade fair.
(Source: Deutsche Messe)

The New Year is just around the corner and people often celebrate it in different ways to welcome the coming year, be it partying the night away or just sleeping away in one’s home but one thing is certain: Everyone is looking forward to what the New Year will bring for all of us. Most of us also make a list of things we want to achieve in the next year; the same applies to industry leaders as well as most of them will be shortlisting some of the biggest industry shows which they will be visiting next year. For the benefit of our readers, let’s take a look at all the mega trade events lined up for 2020.

Hannover Messe

Considered as the mother of all shows, Hannover Messeis the world’s biggest industrial technology trade fair. Scheduled to be held from April 20 – 24, 2020 in Hannover, Germany, the lead theme of the next edition is ‘Industrial Transformation’. Hannover Messe rightly calls itself the home of industrial pioneers as most of the breakthrough innovations across the globe have been launched at this trade fair. Right from cutting-edge automation and energy solutions to next-gen technologies, this show has it all. The Partner Country for Hannover Messe 2020 is Indonesia and the show will also comprise of many insightful conferences and special sessions for industry players.


The international sheet metal working technology event, Euroblech will commence on October 27, 2020 in Hannover, Germany. Next year will mark the 26th edition of the four-day long show. Some of the core topics that will be highlighted at the trade fair include digitalisation of manufacturing processes, e-mobility, sustainable production and innovative materials. Various technologies and solutions belonging to sheet metal, semi-finished and finished products, handling, separation, forming, flexible sheet metal working, joining, welding, tube/section processing, surface treatment, processing of hybrid structures, tools, machine elements, quality control, CAD/CAM/CIM systems, factory equipment and R&D will be showcased at the show.


The 30thJapan International Machine Tool Fair (JIMTOF) will take place from December 7 – 12, 2020 in Tokyo, Japan. One of the world’s largest international technology shows, the trade fair will exhibit a range of solutions from the manufacturing industry including diverse machine tools and peripherals. JIMTOF has made its mark on the global stage and for this reason it commands attention from industry players around the world. The event will also host numerous technical presentations as well as sessions for budding professionals and industry players. Business interactions between industry leaders and visitors will also be held for the benefit of both the captains of the industry and industry players.

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