• MATELEC concentrates the innovation of the electrical and electronic industry southern Europe in a forum that will multiply business opportunities

    The event has experienced 25%, with nearly 1,000 exhibiting companies and more than 50,000 professionals

    The Fair is strengthening its international scope through its guest importing countries, this time they will be Morocco and Colombia

    MATELEC and MATELEC INDUSTRY present an extensive programme of meetings and conferences, which will deal with the main challenges in the sector

    The 19th International Exhibition of Solutions for the Electrical and Electronic Industry, MATELEC 2018, organised by IFEMA, which will be held from 13 to 16 November in Halls 2, 4, 5, 6 and 7 at Feria de Madrid Exhibition Centre, brings together the electrical and electronic industry in southern Europe in a great forum for business and innovation, which will help to boost the sector and multiply business opportunities. The event is set to be the most comprehensive yet, with a growth of 30% compared to the last edition, reaching almost 1,000 exhibiting companies and more than 50,000 professional participants. One of the highlights of this event is that, for the first time, it will include two guest countries: Colombia and Morocco.


    MATELEC is being held under the umbrella of ePower &Building with the slogan" Transforming the way we build a Green World". An event that includes all the solutions for a building's lifecycle, - CONSTRUTEC, BIMEXPO, ARCHISTONE and VETECO -, and expects to gather 1,600 exhibiting companies –30% more than in the previous fair held in 2016- and more than 80,000 professional visitors, from 100 countries, positioning it as one of the biggest European platforms for the building industry, where sustainability, innovation and technology will be the keys to transforming the industry. The MATELEC event joins this big fair with its three areas: MATELEC, LIGHTING and INDUSTRY.
    MATELEC again reveals itself as the benchmark trade event in southern Europe for the electrical, electronic and telecommunication industry,  sectors representing electrical installations, telecommunications and networks, apparatus, mechanisms, cables and conductors, energy storage and self-consumption, electronics, electric vehicle, automation, building automation and Smart Cities.

    MATELEC LIGHTING is one of the lighting and illumination industry's major events, with a very wide range in LED, technical lighting, exterior lighting, components, electrical engineering, efficiency, design, new architectural solutions, of special interest to installers, distributors, architects, lighting designers, interior designers and representatives of warehouses and renovation and building companies.

    Innovation and sustainability

    Technology, innovation and sustainability will be the backbone of ePower&Building, where the full life cycle of a building is the protagonist, from the project design, construction, use and habitability, maintenance and renovation… all  business areas invited to MATELEC, thus highlighting the sector's commitment to and responsibility  a new way of building, where quality, comfort, energy savings and efficiency are the consumer values and trends.

    At MATELEC 2018, in addition to the large corporate representation, the main associations of the industry will be again present: ADEMI, Assembly, Maintenance and Industrial Services Employers Association; ADIME, Electrical Materials Suppliers Association; AECIM, Madrid Metal Trade and Industry Employers Association; AFME, Electrical Materials Manufacturers Association; AMETIC, the Spanish Electronics, Information Technologies and Telecommunications Sectors Companies Association; AMEC-AMELEC, Multisectorial Companies Association / Spanish of Manufacturers and Exporters of Electrical Apparatus, Cables and Materials Association; AMITEL, Madrid Telecommunications Installers Association; AGREMIA, the Installations and Energy Sector Association; AVAESEM,Valencia Energy Sector Companies Association; FACEL,Spanish Electrical Conductors and Fibre Optic Manufacturers Association; FENIE, Spanish National Electrical Installations Employers Federation; FENITEL, National Telecommunications Installers Federation; KNX Association, and SECARTYS, Spanish Association for Internationalisation and Innovation in Spanish Companies in the Electronics, Computers and Telecommunications Sectors. And all the approvals from the administration and institutions.

    To reinforce company participation, MATELEC will include a number of tools aimed at providing the exhibiting companies with maximum profitability, in short contributing to boosting the sector: a busy schedule of professional events;  B2B meetings between supply and demand;  guest  and international buyers’ programmes; Professional Meeting Point; newsletters and other communication channels, etc.

    The incorporation of new manufacturers, the presence of important distribution actors and the largest participation in its history in the Installer's World space, organised by FENIE, guarantee an event with high participation and the unique opportunity to reach a mass market, position ahead of the competition and present the latest developments in the largest industry-wide event that we celebrate every two years.
     
    In order to enhance its international character and promote the export business to new markets, MATELEC will, for the first time, be hosting  guest importing countries. with help from ICEX, the event will be attended by trade missions from Morocco and Colombia to enable B2B meetings between important international buyers and companies participating at MATELEC.

     


    .MATELEC INDUSTRY reflects the new economic scenario

    The second MATELEC INDUSTRY 2018, International Exhibition of Solutions for Industry and Smart Factory, will be held in Halls 2 and 4 at the Feria de Madrid Exhibition Centre. The event takes at a particularly opportune time for the industry, which, in a highly favourable new economic scenario, is progressing towards a digital environment 4.0. MATELEC INDUSTRY will coincide with MATELEC and MATELEC LIGHTING, to take advantage of their common synergies.

    With the slogan "Transforming connectivity in industrial productivity," the companies exhibiting at MATELEC INDUSTRY will  their most innovative side, with their latest products, structuring their offering around five major areas: Automation (in Processes, Industry and Energy); Digital Factory; Industrial Energy Control and Management Solutions; Industrial Electronics; and Electrical and Telecommunications Installations. Leading manufacturers will shed light on the best solutions related to the new technologies, such as big data, loot, cyber security, collaborative robotics and 3D printing.

    The main associations from the different sectors represented in MATELECT are also represented at MATELEC INDUSTRY: ADEMI, Assembly, Maintenance and Industrial Services Employers Association; ADIME, Electrical Materials Suppliers Association; AECIM, Madrid Metal Trade and Industry Employers Association; AFME, Electrical Materials Manufacturers Association; AMETIC, the Spanish Electronics, Information Technologies and Telecommunications Sectors Companies Association; AMEC-AMELEC, Multisectorial Companies Association / Spanish of Manufacturers and Exporters of Electrical Apparatus, Cables and Materials Association; AMITEL, Madrid Telecommunications Installers Association; ANFALUM,Spanish Lighting Manufacturers Association; APIEM, Electrical and Telecommunication Installations Professionals and Employers Association; AVAESEM, Valencia Energy Sector Companies Association; FACEL, Spanish Electrical Conductors and Fibre Optic Manufacturers Association; FENIE, Spanish National Electrical Installations Employers Federation; FENITEL, National Telecommunications Installers Federation; KNX Association, and SECARTYS,Spanish Association for Internationalisation and Innovation in Spanish Companies in the Electronics, Computers and Telecommunications Sectors.

    Extensive conference programme

    MATELEC 2018 will have an interesting programme of meetings and conferences, in which the main ,   for the sector, will be discussed . They will be joined by those that will be held in MATELEC INDUSTRY.

    MATELEC 2018  will host the final phase of the Young Installers Contest, organised by the Spanish National Installers Federation (FENIE), as part of its commitment to and recognition of professional training and new technologies. The contest will host the largest number of participants in the history of the event.  will have 39 participants (in 2016 there were 25 contestants and in 2014, 12). The contest, which held its provincial phase this year in the headquarters of FENIE's associations, is now entering its final phase, which will take place between 13 and 16 November at "The Installer's World" stand in MATELEC.

    MATELEC will also host the third "Energy Efficiency Awards", which rewards projects that stand out for their contribution to energy efficiency in homes and buildings through the implementation of open automation and control technology. The contest is organised by the Spanish KNX Association and FENIE, Spanish National Facilities Companies Federation. The awards ceremony will take place on 14 November, at 2:00 p.m.

     This is the first year that Plataforma Electronet e-commerce has taken on the management of ETIM Spain. And to explain this innovation the Electrical Material Manufacturers' Association, AFME, with the support of the Electrical Material Distributors' Association, ADIME, will organise the meeting that will include Marc Habets, Technical Director with ETIM International. The conference on digitised product information focused on ETIM and BIM will be held in the TECH FORUM at MATELEC (Hall 7 at Feria de Madrid) on Wednesday, 14 November, starting at 4.00 p.m.

    MATELEC and MATELEC INDUSTRY will hold a conference on sustainability and another on technology in energy services, both organised by ANESE, the  Energy Services Companies Association. The first conference, which will be followed by a debate, will focus on new digital technologies and, specifically, the blockchain in energy services. he second, will deal with the application of energy services in sustainable mobility and distributed generation; and real cases will be examined.

    MATELEC INDUSTRY will hold a conference on cybersecurity in connected industry in processing plants the conference is arranged by the ISA (International Automation Society) Spain Section and will take place from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday 14 November. It will analyse industry 4.0 and how it is applicable to the process industry, the need for protection and the types of attacks and the relationship between the IT world and OT and will take an in-depth look at defence. In addition, several examples will be presented.

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