Trade visitors at ILA

ILA Berlin: A can’t miss event for stakeholders in 2018

Touch base with partners over a coffee, join a discussion about electric aircraft over lunch, and then it’s off to a meeting with representatives from the ministry. End the day with networking at one of the many receptions. You can do this and much more at ILA Berlin. Experience the full magnitude of innovation in the aerospace industry – for example in the comprehensive exhibition areas, with the whole range of B2B networking tools or at the first-rate ILA conferences.

For trade visitors at ILA

  • ILA brings together today’s experts – to discuss issues from green aviation and new space, to material research to industry 4.0.
  • Manufacturers and suppliers from around the globe present their latest innovations.
  • Political delegations learn about state-of-the-art solutions.
  • Government agencies for areas like disaster management discuss the technologies of tomorrow.


  • Programs for economic development select projects to strategically promote.
  • Representatives from research institutions make new industry contacts.
  • Universities present degree programs and recruit the next generation.


25 - 29 April 2018 ILA Berlin 2018
25 - 29 April 2018 ILA Conferences
25 - 27 April 2018 International Supplier Center ISC
27 - 29 April 2018 ILA CareerCenter


10.00am – 6.00pm daily
(Exhibitors: 8.00am – 7.00pm)

Visitor services

Trade fair planner for visitors

What’s the best way to prepare for your trip? Where can you find information for the trade fair? And what’s the best way to follow-up afterwards? The ILA visitor guide offers all the information you need in one place.

Trade fair planner for visitors

Location map

Restaurants / Food Courts

Business Center

Medical Center

ILA Social Media


Discover innovations and trends in the aerospace industry at ILA Berlin 2018! We will guide you to relevant exhibitors and
selected topics. Register for the free of charge ILA Tours to get a balanced and dense overview of the topics
you are really interested in.

This is a co-operation between Berlin Partner for Business and Technology GmbH and Messe Berlin GmbH.


The number of participants per tour is limited.
Language: English

Duration: 1,5 hours

Meeting Point: Joined stand of Berlin and Brandenburg | Hall 3 | Booth 404
Please register HERE

On-Site registration for remaining places will also be possible. Please come to the meeting point.


April 25, 2018 10.30 am – 12.00 am           Space

April 25, 2018 2.00 pm – 3.30 pm               Digitalization

April 26, 2018 10.30 am – 12.00 am           Cyber security & UAV

April 26, 2018 2.00 pm – 3.30 pm               Sustainable aviation & new technologies


Berlin Partner

Space | April 25, 2018 | 10:30 am – 12:00 am

Investing in the aerospace industry means investing in the future. Therefore, the importance of space travel is unbroken. Key technologies are being developed in this field and find their first applications. In fact, many challenges of our modern society can only be taken up by innovations from the aerospace industry. Get in touch with the technology of tomorrow at an ILA guided tour of the largest European exhibition of its kind.

During the Tour we will visit Lockheed Martin, Project AlphaLink, Astro- und Feinwerktechnik Adlershof, DLR, Arianegroup SAS.

Digitalization | April 25, 2018 | 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Industry 4.0, 3D printing and big data are just a few keywords that come into mind when thinking about digitalization – one of today’s major innovation drivers. Experience the importance of digitalization for the aerospace industry and see which new products and services are fostered by digitalization. Get to know the latest developments in technology and learn how the future is being shaped today.   

During the Tour we will visit DORA Project, LHT & DLR, Skyflox, Liebherr Aerospace, Scansonic.

Cyber security & UAV | April 26, 2018 | 10:30 am – 12:00 am

Increasing digitalization of the industry is resulting in in major changes in production and supply chains. The required technologies therefore are prone to threats from cyberspace. However, the particular focus is on critical infrastructures like air traffic. The ILA tour “Cyber security & UAV” presents the latest developments in active defense and security standards in air traffic as well as the newest UAVs: Which new possibilities are drones offering to the private sector? When will we have the first passengers’ drones?

During the Tour we will visit Arrowtec, CURPAS e.v., Thales Norway, Aerobits Sp. z.o.o, GmbH.

Sustainable Aviation & new technologies | April 26, 2018 | 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Sustainable aviation is one of the major topics of ILA 2018. Research and industry are pursuing a wide variety of methods in order for the aviation sector to drastically reduce its environmental impact. Join us for this tour and get an insight into the competition for the best propulsion technologies and new materials and processes that revolutionize aviation. We will present you the latest future technologies in aviation.

During the Tour we will visit CellCore, Fraunhofer IAP, RollsRouce, Airbus, RUAG Schweiz AG, MTU Aero Engines.

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