The most important international specialized Trade Show for "Ideas - Inventions - New Products"


iNNOVATIONS Congress 2018: Successful via innovation

Innovations are our future

"Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower"

(Steve Jobs)

What does the future hold? This question quickly presents itself when you consider the pace of technological advances in our rapidly changing world. Innovation is regarded as the most important driver for the long-term success of businesses and thus as a driver for the growth of tomorrow.

The Innovations Congress (only in German language), under the motto "successful via innovation - how to manage innovation", provides information around innovation management. Among other things, this means open innovation will also be one of the topics: away from conservative idea generation, to open and efficient innovation processes.

iENA Symposium

The iENA Symposium will ask on Saturday, November 3, (10:00 a.m. - 12:30 a.m., iENA stage, Hall 3C) what students need to be fit for the digital future: School 4.0 – What do pupils need to be fit for digital future (only in German language).

The VDI (Association of German Engineers) presented together with Jugend forscht the national and federal winners of youth research in the technical field and also the iENA inventors are allowed on the stage to personally present their inventions to the professional audience.

Daily stage programs

As a perfect complement to the trade fair, the moderated daily stage program with interesting lectures and current discussions offers in-depth insights into the work and field of work of inventors. (Only in German Language).