Chemnitz moves forward. The city of Chemnitz is flourishing as it once had during the industrialization. While it had been handled as the German Manchester it presents itself in contemporary modern style as City of the Modernity. Industrialization heritage side by side to High-Tech companies shape the city today. Come and see for yourself...

Industrial heritage
(Source: City of Chemnitz
Photo: © Lars Rosenkranz)
Karl Marx:
former patron of the city

(Source: © CWE)
Museum in hist. department store Schocken
(Source: City of Chemnitz /Photo: © Ulf Dahl)


Region of Saxony

Saxony makes a noise in the world: industrial metropolis Chemnitz, the trading centre Leipzig and of course the beautiful capital Dresden have a significant impact well beyond the borders of Free State of Saxony. Aside from the big cities magnificent spots wait to be discovered. Simply Saxony.

Christmas traditions in the Ore Mountains
(Source: © wikipedia)
Natural theater Greifensteine
(Source: © Naturtheater Greifensteine)


Conference Venue

The conference will take place at the premises of Fraunhofer IWU. Fraunhofer IWU is located in the district of Bernsdorf in Chemnitz, directly on the Smart Systems Campus, which constitutes the high tech hotspot of Chemnitz. Right next to the Chemnitz University of Technology, excellent research results are transfered to application maturity.

Fraunhofer IWU provides several conference rooms, including a fully equipped auditorium for simultanieously translated sessions. The spacious foyer offers the possibility to get in touch with exhibitors and other participants of the conference while enjoying selected catering.

Conference room for translated sessions
(Source: © Fraunhofer IWU)
Meet and Eat at the foyer
(Source: © Fraunhofer IWU)


Getting There

Chemnitz can be reached by train, by car or even by plane with two airports within an hour driving distance...


We have arranged for special conditions with recommended hotels that you can find here.