Event Details

1st World Interoperability Conference

Date: 04/01/2019

Location: Exhibition Hannover

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Free Event


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When & Where

  • April 01, 2019, 12:00 o'clock - 15:30 o'clock
  • Hall 19/20 , room New York2, Hannover fair, Germany


The conference will run in parallel to the Hanover Fair and is intended to connect national organizations, international organizations and working groups developing industry specific OPC UA Companion Specifications.

The conference will start with keynote talks on Industrie 4.0 and OPC UA, as seen from the perspective of the OPC Foundation, VDMA and the FieldComm Group.

The conference is to be scheduled in such a way that it can also be attended by non-fair visitors without an overnight stay in Hannover. Afterwards the participants will have the opportunity to discuss and network with different working groups within the OPC UA CS standardization in 3 sessions. Each workgroup will present its vision and mission in each of the sessions. The sessions will take place at each group’s theme table. The working group representatives will be at their theme table, with visitors of the conference switch rotating between the theme tables after each session.


12:00 noon      Keynotes

13:30 h            Thematic Round 1 (short talk Vision, Mission, Discussion)

14:00 h            Break - change between theme tables

14:15 h            Thematic Round 2 (short talk Vision, Mission, Discussion)

14:45 h            Break - change between theme tables

15:00 h            Thematic Round 3 (short talk Vision, Mission, Discussion)

15:30 h            End of the event


Groups presenting their OPC UA Companion Spec activities


Target audience:

This event is intended to show the near-term future of seamless information exchange using secured and standardization Information and interfaces. End users and development engineers should join this event to receive early insides into future work and to network with key influencers.

Participation in this event is free of Charge - attendees get a free entrance for the trade show.





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