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Technical Programme 2023

S&C Expert Stage, Hall 17 Stand H02

Connecting know-how. The technical programme at SYSTEMS & COMPONENTS promises to provide multifaceted insights into current topics in the supplier industry. The focus is on the topics "Environment and Safety", "Innovative Powertrain Technologies", "Networking and Automation" and "Digital Services". Visit the S&C Expert Stage in the annex of Hall 17 and benefit from the know-how of leading international experts.


Focus Topics 2023

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Environment & Safety

Environment & Safety

The precision and safety of mobile machines must be further optimised. The desire to increase productivity, decrease emissions and reduce the environmental footprint is also driving technology developments for off-road applications.


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Innovative Powertrain Technologies

Innovative Powertrain Technologies

A more energy-efficient engine portfolio is designed to harmonise emissions targets and market needs. Technical concepts are sought that offer maximum flexibility in fuel selection - an important aspect on the way to a climate-neutral future. 

Networking and Automation

Networking and Automation

The requirements for productivity, comfort and the safety of mobile machines in the off-highway sector are increasing. Regardless of whether it's in the field or on the construction site. We present technologies that lead directly towards autonomy.

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Digital Services

Digital Services

From commissioning to monitoring and repair: The latest trends in predictive maintenance, 3D printing, cyber security, augmented reality, data management and AI will be on display.

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International Conference on Agricultural Engineering

10 to 11 November 2023, Hanover, Germany Exhibition Ground


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Partners of the technical programme

SYSTEMS & COMPONENTS presents a top-class technical programme with subject-specific topics. The programme is designed by the DLG in cooperation with national and international partner organisations.

Club of Bologna

A world task-force on the strategies for the development of agricultural mechanisation

The Club of Bologna is a free association founded by FederUnacoma under the auspices of CIGR and in close collaboration with FAO, UNIDO and Accademia dei Georgofili, with the goal to convene, almost once a year, the highest international experts on mechanization in order to discuss subjects of a pre-eminent importance for the development of the agricultural machinery sector.


VDI Wissensforum

VDI Wissensforum has been a partner in continuing education for engineers and technical specialists and managers since 1957. With more than 2,600 congresses, conferences, technical forums, courses and seminars annually, the range covers almost every technical discipline. Soft skills and management complete the portfolio. Every year, more than 37,000 participants receive further training – with a recommendation rate of 96.5%. VDI Wissensforum works successfully with 5,000 speakers from industry and research and benefits from the knowledge transfer throughout the large network of VDI e.V.

As an experienced provider of continuing education, VDI Wissensforum is international, innovative and future-oriented. In the events of VDI Wissensforum, competencies and knowledge from a large variety of technical disciplines and topics are imparted with a high practical relevance. .



The VDMA Power Transmission Engineering and Fluid Power Associations jointly represent the interests of major supplier industries in the mechanical engineering industry. We are the network for around 420 manufacturers of:

  • Drive Elements
  • Gearboxes
  • Electrical Drive Technology
  • Linear Technology
  • Hydraulics
  • Pneumatics
  • Sealing Technology

Both associations are integrated into VDMA e. V. – Mechanical Engineering Industry Association, the largest network organisation in Germany and Europe with more than 3,500 members. We offer our members exclusive services on relevant market information, national and international technology and standardization topics, trade fairs/events and precompetitive joint industrial research. In addition, the VDMA provides support on topics relating to foreign and national economics, law, taxes, environment and sustainability issues, as well as education.