The automatica app: The mobile trade-fair companion

Plan your visit to IFAT and benefit from the features of the useful app, which acts as your mobile planner before, during, and after the fair.

The automatica app is available for free download here

The app offers you a number of practical functions, such as

  • the option to search for exhibitors, products, and points of interest (POIs)
  • an interactive hall diagram with favorites function
  • an overview of the entire supporting program

Our recommendation: Ensure you are connected to a WiFi network when you download and start the app, so it doesn't take too long to load.

The automatica app gives you access to all the key information about the event—anytime and anywhere. It makes it easy to organize your trip and includes details about the exhibitors, favorites lists, and a whole range of other useful features. Thanks to the event overview, which can be sorted according to forums or days, you will never miss an interesting event.

The perfect accompaniment: the automatica visitor guide

Our handy visit guide provides the best overview, featuring clearly laid out hall plans, a list of all exhibitors and the highlights of the supporting program.

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Opening hours

The opening hours for exhibitors and visitors are available here. Journalists and media representatives can see when the Press Center is open.

Opening hours
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Fairgrounds map for automatica

Detailed maps of the trade fair center and automatica’s exhibition halls will help you stay oriented.

Fairgrounds map & Hall plan
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Your stay in Munich

Information on how to find the right accommodations for your visit to automatica. We have also included a few cultural and recreational tips.

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