The Exhibitors

Fifty companies, research institutions and organizations present future solutions and research approaches for intelligent products and production processes. Get an overview of exhibitors to optimally prepare your visit to the fair in hall 16, A04.



ADAMOS offers a unique combination of community and IIoT technology to mechanical & plant engineering. Within the ADAMOS partner network, digital products and solutions are developed collaborative.


AMendate GmbH 

AMendate is a software for an automated part design with a focus on 3D printing. The generated part is optimally adapted to its loads, reduces the use of material and can be manufactured right away.



AXOVISION is developing a model of contiguous artificial intelligence to analyze the stock market. The portfolio has a return of 33 percent p. a. and is marketed as an investment fund.


Beckhoff Automation GmbH & Co. KG 

Beckhoff integrates communication, IoT, measurement technology, monitoring, vision, analytics and integrated engineering in one control solution: PC-based Control. Machines and plants all over the world are ideally equipped for Industrial 4.0.


Bielefeld University

Bielefeld University‘s CITEC and CoR-Lab stand for cutting-edge research in Human-Machine-Interaction and cognitive robotics, bridging the gap between science and industry.



Providing our customers with the air to work – this is the maxim of BOGE. As one of the market leaders we have been developing and producing compressed air systems for over 100 years. BOGE – Best of German Engineering.


Böllhoff Gruppe

Welcome. We are your expert for fastening and assembly. More than 3,000 employees at 40 locations worldwide ensure customer orientation and know-how transfer. We are right where you need us — by your side. Do not hesitate to contact your partner to succeed in joining.


Congineer Group

The Congineer Group focuses on specialised competences to offer the market a unique range of performances: More than 200 members of staff qualified in the sectors electronic engineering and control systems cooperate interdisciplinarily. This approach enables us to provide our customers with fascinating synergies for agricultural machine construction and machine building.We make you successful.



Founded as family business in 1913, CLAAS is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of agricultural engineering equipment. The company furthermore offers state-of-the-art farming information technology.


CONTACT Software

CONTACT is the leading vendor of open standard software and open source pioneer for the product engineering process and the digital transformation. Our products allow you to organize projects, implement reliable processes and collaborate with others around the world on the basis of virtual product models and their digital twins.


Dassault Systèmes, the „3DEXPERIENCE Company“

enables sustainable innovations to be experienced through virtual worlds. Its world-leading solutions are changing the way products are developed, produced and maintained.


DENIOS - Because nature trusts in us. 

DENIOS is the world‘s leading manufacturer and supplier of products and services for occupational environmental protection and occupational safety.


Digital in NRW - the competence center for SMEs

In the competence center initiated by the Federal Ministry of Economics, the leading-edge cluster it‘s OWL works together with the Rhineland regions and Ruhr metropolis. The objective is to prepare SMEs in North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) for the digitization and networking and work out concrete offers for a collective implementation.


Energie Impuls OWL

120 network members from industry, universities and institutions promote the development of energy competence in OWL. Energie Impuls OWL initiates and realizes inter- and transdisciplinary projects with various partners.


Fachhochschule Bielefeld | Fachbereich Ingenieurwissenschaften und Mathematik (IuM)

The faculty of Engineering and Mathematics is characterized by extensive activities in application-oriented research with the guiding themes “Technology for people” and “Technology for energy and materials”.

Institute for Technological Energy-Systems (ITES)

The ITES of Bielefeld University of Applied Sciences is engaged in designing innovative energy and communication concepts to face great social challenges like the energy transition.


FMB - The supplier show for mechanical engineering

In the heart of one of Germany’s strongest mechanical engineering clusters, FMB provides an innovation platform for more than 500 suppliers. Next show dates: 6-8 November 2018, Bad Salzuflen, Germany and 12-13 February 2020, Augsburg, Germany. |


Founders Foundation

Founders Foundation is a B2B startup hub and talent pool: it educates and develops the next generation entrepreneurs in the heart of the German Mittelstand, Ostwestfalen-Lippe. At the core of its founder training are the 8-week Founders Academy and the 6-month Founder Accelerator. Furthermore Founders Foundation is the initiator of the annual Hinterland of Things conference. |


 Fraunhofer IOSB-INA 

Fraunhofer IOSB-INA in Lemgo conducts research and develops solutions in the areas of industrial internet (IIOT), intelligent automation, assistance systems and cybersecurity in manufacturing. The core competencies of IOSB-INA are networking, analysis, monitoring and user-friendly design of intelligent technical systems.


Fraunhofer IEM – Expert in intelligent mechatronics

The Fraunhofer Institute for Mechatronic Systems Design IEM in Paderborn provides expertise in intelligent mechatronics in the context of industry 4.0. Its core competences in this field are Intelligence in Mechatronic Systems, Systems Engineering and Virtual Prototyping.


GSR Ventiltechnik GmbH & Co. KG

Over 45 years of experience in development, production and worldwide distribution of solenoid and pressure-operated valves makes GSR Ventiltechnik the right partner for reliable valve technology.


garage33 | TecUP

The startup incubator - garage33 - offers startups an ideal infrastructure to develop their business idea up to the level of marketability. Moreover, the garage33 also serves companies already established as a think tank, where they can develop disruptive business models with young and unconventional thinkers. |


Hadoco - towards Customer Relationship Automation

Our AI increases the efficiency in the CRM at B2B Consumer goods companies through automation. We raise the Customer Lifetime and the market basket size. Furthermore, the customers get personal offers


IHK Lippe, IHK Ostwestfalen

The two chambers of industry and commerce support the innovative capacity of the local companies. Corporate consultants for innovation provide information and advice: from project management or product safety and rights up to public funding. Matching between companies and universities are continuously initiated and supported. |


Innovation Campus Lemgo

Global initiative to bundle all forces from research, education and science in the field of digital transformation - focus on automation, food, energy and health.



The collaborative project InnovationslaborOWL of Paderborn University, Bielefeld University, Ostwestfalen-Lippe University of Applied Sciences and Bielefeld University of Applied Sciences supports technology- and knowledge-based startups. 


Institute Industrial IT (inIT) of the OWL University of Applied Sciences

The inIT is one of the leading research institutes in the field of Industrial Information Technology. At inIT Information and Communication Technology (ICT) are brought in line with the high demands of Automation Technology. Therefore inIT’s five areas of competences are Industrial Communication, Industrial Image Processing and Pattern Recognition, Distributed Real-Time Software, Computer Intelligence and Human-Machine Interaction.



The INTORQ brand stands for reliable brake solutions of the highest standard. Whether in brake motors and servo motors, cranes, wind turbines or lift systems – INTORQ products are used in the most diverse of applications. Rely on us to create the right solution for your drive – individually and reliably.


it's OWL Clustermanagement GmbH

In the technology network it‘s OWL, more than 200 companies, research institutes and organizations are developing approaches and solutions for intelligent products and production processes. New technologies are being made available to small and medium-sized enterprises.


KEB Automation

KEB generates Automation with Drive based on embedded and IPC control systems, integrated safety technology and a complete range of modern electric and electromechanical drive technology. Control technology, automation – starting, stopping, positioning – from the HMI to the machine shaft. | Employer profile



The knOWLedgeCUBE offers an open and creative atmosphere on the campus of the University of Applied Sciences OWL in Lemgo, with workshops, coachings and events for students, start-ups and companies.


Krause DiMaTec GmbH

Additive Manufacturing in Mechanical Engineering – from the conceptual design to the finished component. Krause DiMaTec offers the complete solution for the entire product development and manufacturing process. | Employer profile


Lenze SE

We simply bring ideas into motion. The Lenze Group supports machine manufacturers at every phase of machine automation – From the initial idea to aftersales, from the control system to the drive shaft.


Lytt GmbH

Lytt is a digital assistant that helps employees to communicate critical incidents and feedback in a safe and anonymous way. This helps identify problems early and promote a respectful work culture.



Miele, headquartered in Gütersloh, is the world's leading manufacturer of premium domestic appliances. For 120 years, the company's entrepreneurial activities have been based on the continuous improvement of its products and services. During the product creation process “Advanced System Engineering” is used in order to ensure functionality and quality at an early stage.


MSI Diagnostics GmbH



OstWestfalenLippe GmbH

OWL GmbH is a joint venture of the Gütersloh, Herford, Höxter, Lippe, Minden-Lübbecke and Paderborn districts together with the municipality of Bielefeld and the regional business and science community. The aim is to develop and promote EastWestphaliaLippe as a high-tech region.



OWL MASCHINENBAU is the competence network for mechanical engineering in Ostwestfalen-Lippe. For more than 15 years we have been working with full commitment and in close cooperation with our more than 200 members and partners for the long-term success of the mechanical engineering region OWL. The focus on the needs of our members and a trusting partnership form the core of our work. Agile adaptation enables us to tackle current issues and the challenges of the future. Together, the network develops OWL into a model of innovation, digitalization and entrepreneurial success in mechanical engineering


OWL University of Applied Sciences

OWL University of Applied Sciences is a competent partner for the digitalization. Core research areas in Lemgo are the production of the future, industrial IT, food technology, ergonomics, digital manufacturing, and energy efficiency.  


Paderborn University

Paderborn University is an internationally oriented campus university with around 20,000 students. Interdisciplinary teams shape future-oriented research and innovative teaching as well as active knowledge transfer.
The chair Advanced Systems Engineering of Prof. Dr.-Ing. Roman Dumitrescu works on an interdisciplinary, technology-supported development approach that focuses on the entire innovation process from planning to market success.


Phoenix Contact GmbH & Co. KG 

Phoenix Contact is the worldwide market leader of components, systems and solutions in the area of electric engineering, electronics and automation. We use digitization to create added value. The know-how of our approximately 2,000 engineers makes us a pioneer in new products, systems and solutions. 


Robomantic - Ergo Tango, Ergo Sum

I feel, so I am. Under this tenor Robomantic produces tactile sensory; As a glove to optimize ergonomics in product and assembly. For instinct in robotics and prosthetics.



PRODASO enables efficient recording of production and machine data. Innovative hardware and a unique IoT platform enable fast analysis and optimization.


Pulpo WMS - Warehouse Management System in the Cloud

Warehousing made easy. Picking using Pulpo's intuitive Android App for best productivity. The next step in optimizing your intra-logistics, using the Pulpo WMS Cloud Platform.


Startup Region_OWL

Startup Region_OWL is the founders and startup network in the region Ostwestfalen-Lippe. As part of the community founders/startups benefit from participation in exclusive networking-events, media reach, contacts to stakeholders and local entrepreneurs as well as many other specials.


steute Schaltgeräte GmbH & Co. KG 

Safe switchgear and sensors for complex and demanding applications – in industrial automation, logistics, medical equipment, building automation and offshore industry.



Third Element Aviation GmbH

Third Element Aviation is a drone application developer with plenty of experience in the industrial drone sector. Our team has extensive experience in business development, in the manufacture and sale of professional drones, and nearly one thousand hours of flight experience in all application areas, scenarios and parts of the world. 


topocare GmbH

Operator model: Based on the cryptocurrency IOTA we demonstrate how the machine payment of the future could look like. topocare is a leading provider of intelligent flood protection solutions and develops cyber-physical systems, such as machines and linked simulation solutions. 



TORWEGGE supplies technical components and solutions for unit goods handling and intralogistics. From wheels and castors, transportation equipment, standard conveyor elements through to fully customized system solutions.


Unchained Robotics

Unchained Robotics reduces the manufacturing costs of equipped and printed circuit boards for power electronics. Our customers benefit from a system solution consisting of camera, software and cobot.


WAGO Kontakttechnik GmbH & Co. KG

The WAGO Group is an international, standard-setting supplier of electrical interconnection and automation products and interface electronics. WAGO has continued to grow since being founded in 1951, with a current worldwide workforce of around 8,000. The company achieved sales of EUR 862 million in 2017.


Wirtschaftsentwicklungsgesellschaft Bielefeld mbH

WEGE Wirtschaftsentwicklungsgesellschaft Bielefeld mbH as the official business development agency of the City of Bielefeld is the key contact für companies that are seeking a suitable location in Bielefeld, searching to assist you with your investment in Bielefeld. |


Weidmüller – Your Partner in Industrial Connectivity

Weidmüller supports customers around the world with products, solutions and services in the industrial environment of power, signal and data. Based on this know-how Weidmüller offers concrete solutions for Industry 4.0, which offer specific use for the customers.