Let's get the Automechanika started

Following a four-year break during the pandemic, we are delighted to announce the recommencing of our unique trade fair events. Philippe Colpron (Head of ZF Aftermarket) is pleased to invite you to live talks covering the latest passenger car and commercial vehicle highlights. Afterwards Dr. Holger Klein (ZF Board Member) is providing an outlook on the overall strategy of ZF Friedrichshafen AG in the years ahead.

After the event (September 13th - 17th), we’d like to invite you to view our new trade fair presentation, where you can find interactive training courses, as well as exciting information on various Automotive Aftermarket topics.

Our Agenda

When What Who
16:30 Start Registration
17:00-18:00 Networking Event
18:00-18:10 Introduction & General Information Ilka Groenewold & Dr. Holger Hättich
18:10-18:15 Video Greeting Dr. Holger Klein
18:15-18:30 Servitizing Next Generation Mobility Philippe Colpron
18:30-18:40 Electrifying the Aftermarket Stefanie Fischer & Fabian Kindler
18:40-18:50 CV Aftermarket Powerhouse Ludmilla Rempfer & Howard Chen
18:50-19:00 Digital Aftermarket Solutions Carola Kärcher & Benoit Dessart
19:00-19:30 Business Panel Philippe Colpron, Markus Wittig, Aleksander Rabinovitch & Bahar Freedman
19:30-20:30 Dinner
from 20:30 Party at the Marketplace

About the Fair

Visit us at this year's Automechanika in Frankfurt on the 1st floor of the hall, the so-called "Forum". Messe Frankfurt can be reached quickly and easily by air, train or car. The entrance "City/Festhalle" is the best way to get to our location.

Messe Frankfurt
Ludwig-Erhard-Anlage 1
60327 Frankfurt am Main

Arriving to the Location

When arriving at Frankfurt Central Station you have following options to get to the exhibition grounds:

  • Taxi
    • To City/Festhalle entrance, Portalhaus entrance, Galleria entrance or Ludwig-Erhard-Anlage/Congress Center
  • Underground Line
    • Line 4 to direction: "Bockenheimer Warte"
    • One stop to "Festhalle/Messe"
  • S-Bahn (suburban train)
    • S3 to "Bad Soden"
    • S4 to "Kronberg"
    • S5 to "Bad Homburg/Friedrichsdorf"
    • S6 to "Friedberg/Gross Karben"
    • Two stops to "Frankfurt (Main) Messe"
  • Tram lines
    • 16 and 17 which can be reached by crossing the station forecourt
    • Third stop to "Festhalle/Messe"
  • On foot
    • 10 minutes along the streets "Düsseldorfer Strasse" via "Platz der Republik" and "Friedrich-Ebert-Anlage

From the Frankfurt Airport you have several options to get to the exhibition grounds:

  • Taxi
    • to one of the entrances City/Festhalle, Galleria entrance and Portalhaus entrance
  • S-Bahn (suburban train lines)
    • S8 or S9 to "Hanau" or "Offenbach Ost" until Central Station
    • At Central Station make the change to S3, S4, S5 or S6 which will take you directly to the fair. For information see section "Arriving by public transportation"
  • Shuttle Bus
    • Shuttle Bus every 15 minutes from bus station at Airport Terminal 1 via Terminal 2 to the exhibition grounds (approx 15 minutes journey)

As a transportation hub, Frankfurt am Main also has excellent motorway connections.

We have implemented signs into our integrated traffic management system – these will show you the shortest way to Messe Frankfurt.

Automechanika 2022

forum messe

After waiting for four long years we are exited to welcome you back to this years Automechanika. We have planned an eventful fair, with a lot to explore, and we can not wait to share all our news, insights and learnings with you.

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