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.


Assembly Solutions GmbH

Assembly Solutions develops intelligent and innovative assistance system solutions to create customized and highly efficient work processes for customers in production and logistics.


Beckhoff Automation GmbH & Co. KG 

Beckhoff implements control solutions for machinery and plants. PC-based control provides a foundation for Industrie 4.0: communication, precise measurements, vision, analytics, IoT, universal engineering. | Employer profile 


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

The Böllhoff Group is an international service provider with own production and development and is one of the leading suppliers of fastening elements, assembly and systems technologies.


CAE Innovative Engineering GmbH

As a development partner, CAE improves products’ performance. Networking design, construction, simulation and measurement technology yields decisive advantages. Together with our partners Siemens PLM and synavision GmbH, we offer digitalisation solutions for product development and building automation.



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.



ClipHut wooden plug-in system is a start-up idea for minimal living space. The ClipHut app gives users the ability to design individual homes and then receive production files, local manufacturer information, costs, and manuals. The plug-in system can quickly be disassembled, assembled and even extended without any further fasteners.


CONTACT Software / energizing great minds

CONTACT is the leading vendor of software for the product engineering process and the digital transformation. Companies become faster and teams collaborate better. | Employer profile


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

The Bielefeld University of Applied Sciences (FH Bielefeld) works closely together with the industrial and business communities and social and cultural institutes in the region.

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”.


Fachwerkstatt Drücker GmbH

Creation of digital 3D measurements using laser scanners and drones. The resulting data is used for collision testing as part of a production expansion and for the creation of 3D models. In these models all information can be stored by Building Information Modeling (eg Facility Management) to capture a building over its entire lifecycle.


FMB - The supplier show for mechanical engineering / Clarion Events Deutschland GmbH

In the heart of one of Germany’s strongest mechanical engineering clusters, FMB provides an innovation platform for more than 500 suppliers. Next show date: 7-9 November 2018, Bad Salzuflen, Germany. 


Founders Foundation

The Founders Foundation is the successful startup incubator in the economically strong region Ostwestfalen-Lippe: key elements in educating the next generation of entrepreneurs are various education and inspiration events, the eight-week academy and the six-month incubator programme. 


 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.


G. Kraft Maschinenbau GmbH 

As a provider of complete engineering solutions, Kraft is a supplier to various industries and markets.The portfolio includes innovative and individual solutions paired withintelligent automation technology as well as extensive services.


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. |


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. |



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.


it's OWL Clustermanagement GmbH

In the technology network it‘s OWL, moren 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

Control technology, automation – starting, stopping, positioning – with solutions from the HMI to the machine shaft. 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. | 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.


mediaprojekt GmbH

Photorealistic 3D animations, fascinating virtual reality applications or impressive live-action films – mediaprojekt GmbH is the strategic partner of choice for visual communication.


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 4.0 – Industry, Work, Society

As part of the „OWL 4.0 - We Shape Our Tomorrow“ concept, OWL GmbH, the five innovation networks and other partners are working to tap the potential of digital transformation for the region. This covers the areas of health, food, employment, business models, climate protection, energy and construction. 



The industry network OWL MASCHINENBAU has set itself the task of taking a pioneering economic and technological role in strengthening the international competitiveness of the Ostwestfalen-Lippe region (OWL). The OWL technology region is structured like an SME and meets the challenges of globalisation and accelerated technological change via extensive knowledge transfer and new forms of collaboration. OWL MASCHINENBAU brings together over 200 members and partners from industry, research and universities with strong stakeholders from across the entire value chain.


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.  


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. An extensive manufacturing capability, in-house machine building, and expert automation know-how makes Phoenix Contact the ideal partner for Industrie 4.0. 


Semalytix GmbH

Semalytix solves the dark data problem. Combining Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing and Knowledge Graphs, we transform unstructured into structured data, thus being able to perform risk & opportunity analysis on huge amounts of data. 



IONE is the end of the digital average for SMBs: As a digital enabler, IONE offers you the only predictable, resource-saving software kit with customizable solutions for all sectors and new business models. IONE connects and analyzes data streams and generates new services by identifying potential for improvement & digitally optimizing them.



smartFoodTechnologyOWL uses the potentials of Digitalisation and Industry 4.0 technology to link up the until now separate systems of the food industry, creating integrated value-added and production chains.


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.


 syqlo GmbH

With its surveying app, syqlo revolutionises the documentation of supply lines. Finally, all data of the construction work is acquired digitally and positioned in 3D coordinates, thus making the entire process significantly faster, more accurate and cheaper. 



target industria GmbH

target is a versatile industrial service provider. Emphasis is on application by Laser-Technology, the conductive coating of plastic housings and the protective coating of electronic boards. Consulting and engineering services are also part of the product portfolio as well as other production services according to customer requirements.



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

The innovative flood protection solutions combine the real world with the virtual world. Sensors can be used to compile real-time data – for example, on the condition of a dyke – and support decision-making processes through simulation. The PLATHO flood planning and analysis tool will be shown with respect to mobile flood protection. 



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.


Valuedesk GmbH

Valuedesk is an interactive measure-tool with which industrial procurement cost savings can be captured, analyzed, and prepared for implementation within a matter of seconds. Cloudbased, the tool allows highest transparency and fast communication channels for team work. With Valuedesk, the purchasing department is transformed from a procurement agent to a revenue optimizer. 


Viafly – Next Gen Drones

Viafly lifts industrial drones to the next level. In order to fly our AI advanced drones, you don‘t need training, just one hand on our super easy remote control. Start right off with your tasks and let the sensors, cameras and 360° obstacle avoidance do the rest.


WAGO Kontakttechnik GmbH & Co. KG

With more than 7,500 employees and a EUR 766 million turnover, the family-owned WAGO company is one of the leading providers of electrical interconnection and automation solutions.


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.