Side Events of ConCarExpo 2017

ConCarHack 2017

Developer teams will hack and compete to create connected mobility solutions in only one day during ConCarExpo's own hackathon! Challengers will battle it out to take home €7K and present their project during the expo. Fast Innovation at its finest!

ConCarForum with Panel Discussion "Mobility"

In light of the rapidly advancing technical developments and the variety of interfaces, the need for know-how in the field Connected Car is tremendous. Therefore ConCarExpo offers a wide-ranging programme of expert lectures in an exhibition forum with free access for the audience. The exhibition Forum will be placed in a central position in the exhibition hall to form the hub of the event in addition to the Car Pavillon.

Cutting-edge technology Solutions as well as new business models will be presented for the Connected Car taking into account any legal considerations.

Listen to expert lectures of the following companies: 3D Mapping Solutions GmbH, Altia Inc., b-plus GmbH, CMORE Automotive GmbH, ESCRYPT GmbH - Embedded Security, ESG Elektroniksystem- und Logistik GmbH, Finpro Oy, Green Hills Software GmbH, infoware GmbH, In-tech GmbH, OpenSynergy GmbH.

ConCarForum Program

Start-up Area

Centrally located within the trade fair ConCarExpo, you’ll find the start-up area where young, innovative companies offer products and solutions for connected vehicles and the mobility of the future.

Experience first-hand the trends and developments of the sectoral market, presented on our Start-up stage by creative and ambitious start-ups. It’s worth a visit!

The following start-ups are already registered:

  • Parkbob GmbH
  • Third Space Auto
  • Toposens GmbH
  • Ubeeqo GmbH
  • xdi360 GmbH
  • Xenomatix N. V.
  • Drust
  • Urban Software Institute GmbH
  • inno2grid GmbH
  • Geospin GmbH
  • Graphmasters GmbH
  • GHM Mobile Development GmbH-Free2Move
  • Mobiag, Lda
  • RYDIES - urban micro mobility
  • Savari GmbH
  • NectOne UG
  • Blickfeld GmbH


Car Manufactures present their newest processings and research results in the field of Connected Car. The concept Car Oasis by Rinspeed - the autonomos, urban e-Vehicle - is one of the highlight shown in the car pavilion.

Test: New vehicle concepts for urban short-distance rides

New vehicles concepts are part of the solution to the “First & Last Mile” problem in urban areas. If in a sharing or ownership mode. Try out in our test area how e.g. E-Micro Scooters, E-Skateboards and Connected Bike Solutions convert the ride to your train, to work or for shopping to a “Fun Mile” – without traffic and emissions.

Provided by RYDIES



Usability Experience (UX) Hub

This hub will give attendees hands-on experience of the latest systems in today's market. Usability testing experts will guide visitors to learn what makes the system of three different cars unique and how to define success when it comes to usability.

24 hour Hackathon

10 young and innovative IT-developer teams will work in a 24 hour competition on new solutions for the challenges of the future mobility. The solutions will be presented to the visitors on the second show day. The hackathon will be presented by one of the leading Hackathon organizers BeMyApp.

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Scientific VDI Meeting AUTOREG

The 8. VDI-Conference AUTOREG (conference language german) is also held parallel. The scientific meeting offers an excellent platform for an exchange of experience between Science & Industry. Attendees and Lecturers have free access to the ConCarExpo. A combination with the international VDI-conferences is eliminated.