Hannover Messe USA

Solutions Theater

Join us at the East Building/Lakeside Center Level 2 from September 10-14 to learn more regarding the most exciting developments in Industry4.0 and other manufacturing technologies and trends. The Solutions Theater will provide education programming on the show floor including presentations, case studies, demonstrations and special events.

Get access to the industry’s thought leaders and visionaries, who will help you navigate through the constant change as they share their stories, techniques and personal journeys. There is no better opportunity to get exclusive information and in-depth analysis, build skills, think critically, work smarter and take the opportunity to get answers to the topics that matter to you.

HANNOVER MESSE USA’s Solutions Theater has been designed to keep you inspired and to give you valuable tips, that are actionable and easy to implement.

*Your HANNOVER MESSE USA and IMTS registration gives you access to the Solutions Theater.  Sign up form is for planning purposes only.

Monday, September 10th

Industry 4.0 Meets IIoT

Time: 9am – 5pm followed by a networking reception

Place: McCormick Place/Lakeside Center/East Building, level 2, Solutions Theater

Format: Panel discussions, single sessions, testbed session and keynotes

  • Duration of a keynote 30 min. incl. Q&A
  • Duration of a session 20 min. incl. Q&A
  • Duration of a panel discussion 45 min. incl. Q&A
  • Duration of a testbed live session 30 min. incl. Q&A

Schedule Details



Friday, September 14th

Time: 9:00am – 12:00pm followed by a networking reception

Place: McCormick Place/Lakeside Center/East Building, Level 2, Solutions Theater

Format: Panel discussions and keynotes

Theme: IIoT on Route to Smart Manufacturing and Intelligent Transport

The Industrial Internet Consortium is proud to present a morning of presentations and panel discussions highlighting some of the technologies disrupting the manufacturing industry: The Industrial Internet of Things, Cybersecurity, Automation, Time Sensitive Networking (TSN) and Artificial Intelligence.

Our testbeds are the proving ground for new technologies shaping our future: reporting outcomes that prove interoperability, manufacturing quality improvements, real-time control and synchronization of high-performance machines, equipment failure predictions and more.

Join our experts in manufacturing, automation and security, with an additional focus on Intelligent Transport Systems.

All are welcome to our post-forum networking reception at 12:15pm in the B&R Automation booth 134111 at IMTS (East Building, Level 3).

Our TSN Testbed is on display in the booth.