About
The Forum

Building the composites materials community in
the DACH region

The JEC Forum DACH is organised by JEC, in partnership with the AVK, gathering the composite materials community from the DACH Region (Germany, Austria and Switzerland). The event is rotating every year in different cities of the DACH region, to promote the regional ecosystem of composites and enable closer connections with the local companies, research & development centers and applications sectors industries.

Organized for the first time in 2021 in Frankfurt, then at Messe Augsburg in 2022, and in Salzburg in 2023, the fourth edition will be held in Stuttgart on October 22 and 23, 2024.

The event focuses on three pillars

BUSINESS MEETINGS

The digital platform reserved for buyers and suppliers before the event enables to schedule one to one business meetings between buyers and suppliers from the whole value chain of composites.

CONFERENCES

The program includes business conferences and market perspectives presented by the AVK. as well as workshops from suppliers, enabling them to present their products and solutions.

INNOVATION

The prestigious AVK Awards and the JEC Composites Startups’ Innovation Session will highlight the best technological innovations of the DACH Region

Who can attend

Participation to the event is limited to 500 participants and subject to accreditation, enabling access to the digital matchmaking platform and to the event on site, including all conferences and networking events. Participants can register in one of the following categories:

  •  Buyers: Individuals who participate in the purchasing process of their company and who join the forum to meet new suppliers, learn about new products & technologies.

  •  Suppliers: Companies attending the forum to sell products and meet potential partners on their booth.

  •  Guests: Individuals invited by suppliers, AVK or JEC Group. Guests with buyers’ profiles will be registered as buyers with the benefits described in the buyers’ section.

The number of guest is limited and guests passes do not grant access to the business meetings program.

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STUTTGART FOR THE 2024 EDITION

Stuttgart 4 - JEC Forum - Business Meetings and Conferences

In 2024 JEC Forum DACH will be held in Stuttgart, a dynamic German city, where innovation and technology converge to shape the future of the industry.

The region around Stuttgart is hosting major companies such as: ASAHI ● AUDI ● DLR ● DASSAULT SYSTEMES / SPATIAL ● DIEFFENBACHER ● DR. H. C. F. PORSCHE AG ● ELRINGKLINGER ● ENSINGER GMBH ● MAPAL ● MERCEDES ● PERPEDES GMBH ● RAMPF ● RASSINI EUROPE GMBH ● RECARO AIRCRAFT SEATING ● RECARO AUTOMOTIVE ● REICHENBACHER ● ROBERT BOSCH ● SCHULER ● SCHMIDT & HEINZMANN GMBH & CO KG ● SIKA ● VOLOCOPTER ● ZENDER

WHY STUTTGART

Stuttgart is the birthplace of the German automotive industry, home to giants like Mercedes-Benz and Porsche. These renowned automakers are continuously pushing the boundaries of automotive engineering, incorporating cutting-edge composite materials into their vehicles.

Stuttgart is also a hub for advanced composite materials. From innovative SMEs to major corporations, the region is teeming with experts who are pushing the limits of this exciting field.

Stuttgart is home to some of the world’s top universities and research institutes. Discover opportunities for collaboration with renowned researchers.

Discover a city rich in history, delightful cuisine, and a vibrant culture.

Meet industry experts, innovators, and decision-makers.

JEC Forum DACH 2023