September 04 – 06, 2018  |  Ferropolis, Germany






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…Machine NO:1, the global industrial tech elite is meeting in September 2018 together with 3.000 most promising tech entrepreneurs, start ups, investors, industry journalists & corporates in Ferropolis, the City of Iron & Steel.

Machine NO:1 is the largest industrial entrepreneurship and tech conference. It is Europe’s most important gathering of investors, young entrepreneurs, startups and corporates seeking for new market opportunities.


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until the biggest industrial tech fest in Europe!

we.HAVE PARTNERS. Not sponsors

Machine NO:1 is a unique event in the business & technology world because of our relationship with our partners. Our aim is to support our partners to reach their targets and inspire innovation. This vision is shared by a select group of partners at our highest quality events with the most elite audience.

Position your business as a thought leader at MACHINE NO:1.

Our Business Partner Community

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  • "The networking was better than on any other event!"
    Lena Hoffmann, Zühlke Engineering

  • "Huge thank you to the Industry of Things World Team to make the event run so well, we met so many senior executives serious about IOT!"

    Stephen Schenkluhn, Bosch

  • "The event gave a great overview of IOT and brought also practical aspects of application and implementation."
    Jürgen Großhauser, Nestlé

  • "IoT is moving forward quickly - we are busy working on new business models in every industry!"

    Claus Cremers, Siemens

  • "Excellent Networking with peers inside the industry!"

    Manfred Bauer, Flexera

  • "Germany's most important IoT event!"

    Marten Schirge, Device Insight

  • "Interesting and inspiring information exchange!"

    Benjamin Kirchner, Merck

  • "Tremendous input and overview, good examples and formats to recognize relevance for own business context."

    Hannes Erler, Swarovski

  • "A great introduction to the Internet of Things, and the possibilities for the industry."

    Sander Bel, Mars

  • "An interesting conference on IoT with many interesting speakers."

    Wilfried Reimann, Daimler

Machine NO:1 fuels you with new ideas, new connections, new inspiration.

From IoT specialists and strategists, to IoT newbies, manufacturing and process optimization experts, data geeks to cloud genius, whatever hat you wear or wherever you stand on the spectrum of digital transformation, the conference has something of interest for you.
Last year we were joined by over 260 individual companies all with the industrial Intern of Things in their focus, so you can be sure you’ll be in good company.

Here is just a sample of who was there:

3000+ decision makers, start ups, investors and corporates over 3 days all under one roof. Don’t miss out. Book your place today.

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It’s a Multi-touchpoint Concept

The most effective and most informal networking hub to reach a maximum of ROI ‒ personal dialogue, direct exchange and numerous opportunities to get meetings with top executives!

Icebreaker Sessions

Round tables on the evening before the first conference day. The Icebreaker is a first informal networking.

Keynotes & Best Practices

Selected presentations by high-level speakers, visionaries and renowned experts.

World Café Session

Be part of several thematic conversation rounds with changing topics and team constellations.

Training Session

In a workshop-like atmosphere, you will have the opportunity to discuss specific questions with a small group of participants.

Lunch Session

A lunch workshop, in which you get the chance to address and discuss your specific solution with a qualified group of participants.

Tweetback & Connect

The unique interactive live feedback system! Note down your thoughts on comment cards which will be pinned on walls in the networking area for further discussion.

Panel Discussion

A moderated conversation where hand-picked industry experts discuss current and future issues from different perspectives.

Live Tech Take

Delegates and solution providers have the chance to actively participate in product and service demos on the expo floor.

Networking Dinner

Wind down, enjoy great food and drink in a relaxed atmosphere to absorb all the new stimulations from the day.

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