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NEW MOBILITY WORLD @IAA 2019Frankfurt/Main, September 10–15, 2019


New Mobility World 2018

September 20–27, 2018, Hanover, Germany

New Mobility World 2018 is where technology firms, the automotive industry, service providers, cities, startups and disruptors come together to shape the future of mobility, transport and logistics. The NMW 18 will discuss topics such as Automated Driving, Connected Vehicle, Alternative Powertrains, Urban Logistics and Transport Services, and will also focus on Urban Mobility, Advanced Materials and IoT.

With the event formats EXPO, FORUM, LIVE and LAB, the New Mobility World gives you an extensive program of experiences.

SEPTEMBER 20-27, 2018:
EXPO is the exhibition area of the NMW. Experience brands, the newest products and services as well as meet future customers and partners.
LIVE, the outdoor demonstration area, lets you experience the road traffic of tomorrow.

SEPTEMBER 24-27, 2018:
FORUM will offer you a curated program over the course of four days and discuss the above topics, so you learn firsthand how digitization is transforming the mobility, transport and logistics landscape of today and tomorrow.

SEPTEMBER 26, 2018:
LAB brings high-potential mobility, transport and logistics startups together with industry, investors and media. Get to know the finalists of the international startup challenge of the NMW

Take part in shaping the future! We look forward to seeing you.

Reasons to visit

  • Discover the latest trends, solutions, products, and companies
  • Meet and hear from the decision makers of the mobility, transportation, and logistics space
  • Find new partners and benefit from synergies created across sectors
  • Leverage the international platform of the IAA to grow your business
  • Learn how digitalization will affect your business in the future


The FORUM offers IAA visitors an open and inspiring platform with a clear focus on
dialogue, interaction, connectivity and entertainment.

The program will bring together personalities from society, the automotive industry, the digital sector and academia for a discourse on the future of mobility, transport and logistics. The main topics will be urban logistics, transport services, alternative powertrains, driver-assist systems, automated driving and connected commercial vehicles. The program will start on the FORUM stage on Monday, September 24, at 10 h. From then until Wednesday, the conference will run from 10 h to 16.45 h, and on Thursday from 10 h to 15.30 h.

Day I
On Monday, the FORUM revolves around urban logistics and transport services. There will be discussions surrounding the challenges of the urban mobility and logistics, for example, the last mile. Experts, visionaries, and decision-makers from the automotive industry will discuss the roles of new technologies – and their potential to meet these challenges.

Day II
Alternative powertrains and fuels are topics of a controversial debate throughout society. The discussion revolves around the fueling, charging infrastructure, climate change, air pollution, and the reach of the alternative vehicles. Although the previously listed topics are relevant, passenger vehicles is the subject that is up for debate. But what is the situation of alternative mobility concepts for commercial vehicles? Are these ideas and alternatives even applicable for heavy-duty vehicles and long distances?

Big data, autonomous driving, and artificial intelligence are buzzwords in today’s society. On Wednesday the FORUM focuses on the progress of these new technologies and their impact on the mobility, transportation, and logistics industries. Highlights of the NMW Lab18 include: The winners of NMW’s startup-challenge will be selected. Afterward, experts will discuss the collaboration of startups and corporates in a fireside chat: Who profits? Who wins? How do these collaborations work?

Day IV
Digitization opens up entirely new paths. On Thursday, experts and decision makers discuss the effects of smart data and intelligent telematics on the mobility industry, how the industry changes and where new areas of applications are about to arise.


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