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AUTOMOTIVE HUNGARY 2016

The AUTOMOTIVE HUNGARY and AUTÓTECHNIKA exhibition at HUNGEXPO Budapest Fair Center was concluded more successfully than ever before.
Over 250 exhibitors from 10 countries participated in the event and record number of visitors, almost 10,000 professionals came here. The participants hosted numerous successful negotiations which took place at the business forums running simultaneously to the exhibitions.

4th AUTOMOTIVE HUNGARY and 25th AUTÓTECHNIKA exhibition in the Budapest Fair Center provided a complex overview of the current trends of the vehicle industry, its developmental directions, opportunities for innovation and resupply of experts.

EXHIBITORS – 250 EXHIBITORS FROM 10 COUNTRIES
Over the course of the four days of the exhibition, apart from the Hungarian OEMs – Audi, Mercedes, Opel and Suzuki – a number of firms participated in the event which are definitive in their own fields. Wide range of suppliers waited for the visitors (TIER1, TIER2 and TIER3) with HR offers as well.
Cities and regions also joined the exhibitors. West Pannon Region, Miskolc, Győr and - at the first time - Tatabánya also appeared at the exhibition.
There were many common stands organised by Czech Trade, Advantage Austria, German-Hungarian Chamber of Industry, PMKIK, MAJOSZ and the Hungarian-French Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

VISITORS – MORE THAN EVER, ALMOST 10,000 PROFESSIONALS

PROGRAMMES – BUSINESS, SCIENCE, CAREER
The event traditionally was related to high level professional programs, which will be built on the three key topics which cover the whole industry. With our professional partners’ contribution several interesting, vocationally high-toned programmes were available for the visitors.

450 BUSINESS NEGOTIATIONS IN THE SUPPLIERS’ FORUMS
Business forums were huge success, just like the ones organised by the Hungarian Investment Promotion Agency (HIPA) and its partners, furthermore the business meetings of Association of Hungarian Automotive Component Manufacturers (MAJOSZ) and JETRO, the Japanese External Trade Organization’s as well. Nearly 450 business negotiations were hosted by the representatives of Hungarian and foreign companies. The AUTOMOTIVE exhibition also featured the Vehicle Industry 2016 conference hosted by Portfolio and the Hungarian Association of the Automotive Industry (MAGE). The opening speech of the conference was delivered by Mihály Varga, Minister for National Economy.

COMPETITION OF ENGINEERING STUDENTS
Just as in the past, this year's AUTOMOTIVE HUNGARY again featured the traditional competition of engineering students, Techtogether Automotive Hungary. Based upon the jury's decision, after 2014 and 2015, the Formula Racing Team of the Budapest University of Technology and Economics (BME FRT) took first place. At this year's event, 17 teams from 11 universities took part in the competition with the goal of facilitating the cooperation between automotive industry companies and engineer students.

AUTÓTECHNIKA
Celebrating its 25th anniversary, the AUTÓTECHNIKA trade fair offered an opportunity for domestic suppliers, device and garage fitting distributors servicing the vehicle repair industry, as well as the vocational training branch to present their services. The event was a great opportunity to expand partnerships, since the manufacturers and operators could all meet in the same place.
During all four days of the exhibition, there was a great interest in the high quality professional lectures and programs hosted at the event. Organized for the first time this year, AUTÓTECHNIKA Playground was a highly popular event, where vehicle repair and maintenance experts as well as interested layman had a chance to try various work processes. Also first time in the fair’s history, exhibitors were waiting for professionals at their booths with special car parts and softver demonstrations in the frame of Autótechnika+ program.

THANK YOU FOR YOUR PRESENCE AND HAVING CONTRIBUTED TO THE SUCCESS OF THE EVENT!
You can find the gallery of the exhibition here.


The Automotive Hungary is closed for this year.
Thank you for visiting us, let see each other next year!

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Here you can find conference program, permanent program and more about co-event Autótechnika.


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Automotive is our future!
AUTOMOTIVE HUNGARY
International Trade Exhibition for Automotive Industry Suppliers
19-21 October 2016 (Wednesday-Friday)

Dear visitors, please note that you can entrance the exhibition only through gate III.

Don’t forget, the exhibitors are waiting for you with their business and HR offers:

More than 250 firms have already booked their place, so beside the four Hungarian OEMs there will be large companies who are determinative in their area, such as: AGC Glass, Beewatec, Bosch, Bridgestone, Continental, Duvenbeck, Fanuc, Flextronics, Karsai Műanyagtechnika, Kirchhoff, Knüppel, KUKA, LUK Savaria, MOL, Otto Fuchs, Shinwa, SMR, Takata, Thyssen Krupp, Wedco, ZF.
Numerous cities and regions will show up at the exhibition just like: Western Pannon Region, Miskolc and Győr, and this year first time Tatabánya also joins them.
Collective exhibitions won’t be missed, communal stands of Czech Trade, Advantage Austria, German-Hungarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry the Hungarian Material testers’ Association and MAJOSZ the Hungarian Automotive Component Manufacturers can be visited.
You can see the exhibitors’ list here.

PROGRAMS:
The event is related to high level professional programs, which will be built on the three key topics which cover the whole industry: BUSINESS, SCIENCE, CAREER.
More information about permanent programs here and about conference programs here.

Co-event:
AUTÓTECHNIKA International Vehicle Maintenance Industry Trade Exhibition

19-22 October 2016 (Wednesday-Saturday)

Let’s meet at the complex forum of the automotive industry in Hungary, where the most dynamic sector of the economy fully introduces itself!

Visiting the exhibition is free of charge after professional registration, which you can find here.

More information: automotivexpo@hungexpo.hu


The automotive forum of our region was a great success!

AUTOMOTIVE HUNGARY opened its doors on 28th October 2015. Due to the growing number of exhibitors and the growth of the exhibition area, the event took place in the biggest pavilion of the Budapest Fair Center, called pavilion „A”,  together with AUTÓTECHNIKA Exhibition.

At the opening ceremony Mr. Gábor Ganczer, CEO of Hungexpo C.Co. Ltd. and Mr. Csaba Kilián, Executive Secretary General of MAGE welcomed the visitors. The opening speech was delivered by Mr. László Szabó, Depute Minister of Ministry of Foreign Affairs and External Economic Relations. He participated at the round table discussion with the representatives of some important suppliers and the Hungarian government.

More than 8000 visitors came and met the four Hungarian OEMs, this year for the first time BMW, and 300 suppliers, component manufacturers and determining companies of this industry, who presented their activities. Not only Hungarian, but Czech, Turkish, French, Polish, German, Austrian, Slovak and English companies appeared also. Collective exhibitions weren’t missed, communal stands of MAJOSZ, German-Hungarian Chamber, PMKIK, Czech Trade, Miskolc, Győr and the Western-Pannon Region could be visited.

Traditionally, the co-events were based on the three key topics BUSINESS, SCIENCE, CAREER.
The event was a real professional gathering, because the event’s BUSINESS character was emphasized by the HIPA-sponsored events like „TIER UP!: Innovation of the past is today’s technology, novelties of present time are the future’s technology” presentation, the Russian-Hungarian Suppliers’ Forum and the MAJOSZ Suppliers’ Forum, where all the branch-leaders were presented. 170 automotive professinonals (+17% compared to last year) gathered at the one day long forum, who had preregistered 350 negotiations. Hungarian Suzuki, Volkswagen and Takata took part at the forum, showing its business importance and high professional standards.

„Remanufacturing, recycling in automotive industry” was the title of the Conference of Vehicle Developers within SCIENCE topic, furthermore visitors could participate in other presentations focusing on the actual questions of the recycling of vehicles regarding the maintenance and environmental protection.

The most significant events of CAREER topic, beside the conference program, is the meetings of the actors of business and education sectors. Javier González Pareja, General Manager Robert Bosch Kft. and Adria Region, Representative of the Bosch Group in Hungary answered the students’ questions facet o face.

We organised again the AUTOMOTIVE HUNGARY JOB FAIR in cooperation with Jobline.hu. Our exhibitors could participate in this event for free and could give offers for jobs, and visitors could get an overview on human demand of the automotive industry.

We organised also AUTOMOTIVE HUNGARY TECHTOGETHER again in cooperation with autopro.hu, where technician university students competed with each other. This year the BME Formula Racing Team (BME FRT) won the first place from 17 car building teams. Second place is for Óbudai University and the third place is for Arrabona Racing Team (Győr).