Innovative partners

Leading companies and organizations in the field of production technology actively participate in the Technology Academy.

Fit for the industrial future

Digitization changes everything: Our network is committed to the successful transfer of knowledge in the industry.

Knowledge transfer

The Technology Academy brings together suppliers, users and knowledge partners in a unique ecosystem of intelligent production technology.

Knowledge transfer, services & networks for your success

The Deutsche Messe Technology Academy brings together suppliers, users and knowledge partners worldwide in a unique ecosystem of intelligent production technology. Our academies and our network serve the transfer of technological knowledge. 

Our goal: your sustainable economic success – in markets where our partners have also been successful in industrial production for many years. 

Together with selected service partners, we offer a wide range of services in Germany, China, USA and South Africa. We want to contribute to your solutions for intelligent production finding their way quickly and sustainably into the future markets of the world. 

In addition to this portfolio, the premises of the academies are available to you as a learning factory, conference center and event location. In addition to the implementation of your event, we are happy to provide support in event conception. As a special “event in your event” we are happy to offer you live demonstrations of production technology such as artificial intelligence, virtual reality, digitalization, additive manufacturing and autonomous robotics from our technology partner.

Our services at the Hannover location:

Centrally located in the heart of the Hannover exhibition center, the Technology Academy is located in Pavilion 36.

Industrial production technology, numerous robots from leading manufacturers and two real production facilities are in operation at all events and allow visitors to experience technology live.

Parking spaces in front of the door, good accessibility by public transport and numerous hotels in the vicinity make the infrastructure perfect.

We would be pleased to include your event in our program. Within the framework of event management we offer you: 

  • Consulting, conception, organization, implementation
  • Participant Management
  • Innovation Tours
  • Variable rooms for your events
  • In-house catering
  • Tailor-made event service

Event rooms in pavilion 36:

Milleke Bernstein

Milleke Bernstein

Director Event & Marketing Management


Together with our partners we offer the following services worldwide:

Business Development, Implementation

  • Business development
  • Identification and development of R&D partners
  • Development of business plans
  • Technical Cooperation
  • Interim Management
  • Support in setting up the administration (finance, taxes, law)
  • Support of M&A and Joint Venture activities


  • Market analyses
  • Settlement consultation
  • Customer, partner and supplier development
  • Strategy and development of a local sales force


  • Marketing services
  • Personnel strategies and consulting, talent scouting
  • Cross-Culture Consulting
  • Coaching and support of your employees

Networking and marketing

  • Networking with universities, research institutes, government agencies, business development agencies, etc.
  • Initiatives and partnerships for transnational technology transfer
  • marketing services
  • Press and public relations work


Thomas Rilke

Thomas Rilke

Geschäftsführer / CEO

Our service partners

Institut für Automatisierung und Industrie-Technologie (IAIT)  – Your partner for technology transfer and successful industry 4.0/ IoT projects between Chinese and German companies. 

local global GmbH – The international team, headquartered in Stuttgart, uses media and conferences primarily to address “global players” who want to communicate successfully on an international level.