Logo July 01 – 02, 2021, Berlin, Maritim proArte Hotel Berlin


Machine Learning – Big Data Analytics – Smart Manufacturing

Cognitive Manufacturing Europe fuels you with new ideas, connections and inspiration

From industrial analytics experts and data scientists to MES leaders & plant managers, this event is for high-level digital innovators. Strategic minds from prominent enterprises, leading research institutes and the most promising start-ups will gather to map the digital transformation in manufacturing.

Event at a glance

Industry Experts
% Decision Makers / Senior Influencers

What can you
expect as an attendee
at Cognitive Manufacturing Europe?


The Cognitive Manufacturing Conference is the most constructive business platform on industrial analytics and cognitive computing. The event presents real use cases, tested and validated technologies, practicable measures to efficiently transform the manufacturing process. From there the participants can discuss strategies and visions for the near future.


120+ senior level executives and leading professionals discuss the most pressing challenges and solutions, technologies, trends and best practice innovations in the field of cognitive manufacturing.

Speakers & Moderators

35+ pioneering experts and industry leaders share experiences, forecast trends & technologies, present their best latest research & solutions, evaluate best-in-class projects and explain developments in recent projects.

Networking- Multi-Touchpoint

Multiple opportunities in 30+ hours of networking. You are invited to meet and greet with those hard-to-meet executives in a relaxed and social setting. Join our unique networking approach.


40+ innovative and interactive sessions ensure that all key topics are covered.


Icebreaker round tables, 6 World Café sessions, more than 15 case studies, inspiring start ups and keynotes fill 2,5 days of the latest innovations, technologies and research in this field.

Join over 200 of the most influential experts – The entire ecosystem one platform, here is a snapshot of our community

What is the unique networking experience at Cognitive Manufacturing Europe?

We know that networking, ideation, knowledge sharing and getting this „little detail I didn‘t know so far“ is one of the most important reasons to participate at our events. To guarantee the best networking experience, various sessions has been created, tailored to your needs and curated from the industry – we call it Multi-Touchpoint concept!



Top speakers, trendsetters, evangelists and experts in the field share their personal experience.


World Café Session

Be part of several thematic conversation rounds with changing topics and team constellations.


Challenge your Peers

Parallel round table discussions offer the delegates the possibility to talk about their own challenges.


Case Study

Selected brand new case studies from the industry offering insights into strategic approaches, project planning and operative realization. Learn from the most successful practices and use these real business results for benchmarking with the competition.

100 Minutes

Pre-qualified One2One Meetings with matched partners and from delegate to delegate. Use the Business Matchmaking function in your Event App “hubs101” in advance to arrange your meetings.


Powered by AI

we.CONECT’s unique Event App & Matchfinder – Use our unique matching platform to make new connections, arrange meetings and find tailored solutions to your needs.

Search – Find – Match – Connect


Meet! Cognitive Manufacturing

Discover who else is participating in the Cognitive Manufacturing Europe conference. Our unique Polaroid Picture Wall will help you identify who you want to meet.


Say Hello

Get the show on the road. Discover who is joining the conference and why. To warm you up for the conference we invite you to get to know your conference peers. Have your business cards ready.



Round tables on the evening before the first conference day. The Icebreaker is a first informal networking opportunity.


Networking Dinner

Wind down, enjoy great food and drinks in a relaxed atmosphere to absorb all the new stimulations from the day.

Breakfast Club

Start the conference with coffee and… NETWORKING! Join the we.CONECT Breakfast Club – an exclusive area in your hotel – and get into a conversation with other delegates already while having your first coffee.


Tweetback & Connect

The unique interactive live feedback system! Note down your thoughts on comment cards which will be pinned on walls in the networking area for further discussion.


Live Tech Take

Delegates and solution providers have the chance to actively participate in product and service demos on the expo floor.


Training Session

Participants discuss in small groups and are guided through specific topics by experts.

What are the
10 reasons to
attend Cognitive Manufacturing Europe?

What you need to know

about machine learning to build the smart factory: How to optimize manufacturing processes by using intelligent data?


what the basic requirements are for your IT infrastructure: standardization, interoperability, and secure systems.


Big Data, high-performance computing, and deep learning: How will artificial intelligence drive manufacturing?


how to set up your pilot project and bring it to a successful long-term run by testing, validating, and creating computer simulations.


what role sensor data, mapping technologies and smart remote services play in manufacturing.


efficient database solutions like Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technologies to guarantee transparency.

Find out

how to upgrade your systems in a smart and cost-efficient way.


about the advantages of reliability testing of software and hardware systems.


how cognitive manufacturing will shape the economy and manufacturing processes of the future?


with industry colleagues and cognitive manufacturing pioneers. Build up your network and get a benchmark of where your company currently stands in terms of implementing AI and machine learning in the manufacturing process.

We understand clients – we go deeper – we transform the experience.