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Wide range of innovative technological highlights at METAV 2018 - Technical closing report

24/07/2018

Düsseldorf, Frankfurt am Main, July 2018. - This year's METAV was held from 20 to 24 February in Düsseldorf, where more than 500 exhibitors presented their innovative technologies. The core theme of the event is metalworking, but digitalisation and networking were again given their own spotlight in a separate Industry 4.0 theme park.
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Dates for the METAV 2020 finalised - Organiser to optimise benefits for exhibitors and visitors

29/03/2018

Frankfurt am Main, 29 March 2018. – The dates for the next METAV have been finalised. The International trade fair for metalworking technologies will be held in Düsseldorf from Tuesday to Friday 10 to 13 March 2020.
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METAV 2018 confirms ongoing economic boom in metalworking - METAV stimulates investments and encourages the spontaneous conclusion of contracts – new exhibition concept is established

24/02/2018

Düsseldorf, 24. February 2018. – METAV 2018 – the 20th International Exhibition for Metalworking Technologies – ends today after five eventful days. “The quality of the customers is encouragingly high. And we have succeeded in selling our machines here too”: this is how Reiner Hammerl, Managing Director of Sales and Marketing at Index in Esslingen, summarises the event.
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Feedback about METAV Düsseldorf 2018 from exhibitors and visitors

24/02/2018

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METAV 2018 starts under optimum macro-economic conditions – focus on Industry 4.0 VDW promotes industry initiative “Connectivity for Industry 4.0” on a broad basis

20/02/2018

Düsseldorf, 20 February 2018. – Today, the METAV 2018 – 20th International Exhibition for Metalworking Technologies – opened its gates. Until Saturday, 560 exhibitors from 24 countries will be showcasing their machines, solutions and services in all areas of industrial production.
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Youth Education and Development Foundation stages Metalworking Careers - METAV 2018 advertises for young talent for the machine tool industry, its customers and component suppliers

14/02/2018

Frankfurt am Main, 14 February 2018. – Do something with a future. Your chance in machine building is the motto of the Special Youth Show at the METAV 2018 from 20 to 24 February in Düsseldorf. The opportunities were never so good to find a thrilling, demanding and also very well paid career in metalworking.
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