Become an exhibitor or sponsor!

A highlight of the international VDI congress "Dritev" in Baden-Baden will again be the accompanying trade exhibition in summer 2023. Congress participants will receive a perfect compact overview of the most important providers in the development, simulation and production of powertrains, transmissions and components.

The Kongresshaus Baden-Baden offers the ideal opportunity for the combination of congress and trade exhibition. A large and communication-promoting architecture, sufficient space for your exhibits and vehicle presentations. Over 100 national and international exhibitors can present their latest innovations and developments on four floors.

You would like to get in touch with the top-class participants of this congress and present your products and services to a professional audience of your market without wastage? Then you should participate in this event as an exhibitor or sponsor.

Your Opportunities at a glance

  • Reach over 800 decision makers in the field of international drivetrain systems in just one place over two days
  • Differentiate yourself from your competitors
  • Boost your company’s image and awareness with participation in the trade fair
  • Sustainably position your company as a competent and long-term partner
  • Enjoy maximum presence as a sponsor or exhibitor before, during and after the event.
  • Profit from better contacts than those attained with classic advertising
  • Present your newest innovations on site and use an exclusive platform for your market launches

The following exhibitor packages are available

6 m², 8 m², 9 m² or 12 m² net presentation space, including stand construction if requested or larger presentations spaces.

The following services are included in the exhibition package:

  • A congress ticket, including specialist presentations, catering and evening get-together
  • Mention on the website
  • Catalogue entry including black and white logo
  • Entry into the event app, without logo
  • Electricity supply (230V, 3kW including 3 pin socket)

Your benefits

  • Position your image and key competences in a lasting way amongst your target audience, supported by VDI’s positive image
  • Attention-grabbing presentation of your products and services with or without an exhibitor stand
  • Opportunities for direct and personal contact with technical decision makers in the industry – people you wouldn’t usually reach with traditional advertising
  • Many different types of presentations are possible in the conference and exhibition area

Our offer for you

Use one of our many partner offers, to cement your company in the minds of our participants. Various advertising measures on site can increase your impact even further. We would also be glad to create an individual offer for you to put your company in the spotlight.

Sponsoring possibilities:

  • Gold/Silver/Bronze Sponsoring
  • Lanyard Sponsorship
  • Sponsor of the event app
  • Sponsorship of Smartphone/Tablet-charging stations
  • Lunch Sponsorship
  • Coffee bar Sponsorship
  • Sponsoring of the evening event
  • Display of your brochures/installation of roll ups
  • Banners in the congress building, floor stickers, and stickers for the glass areas in the congress building

Contact Person

Vanessa Ulbrich
+ 49 211 62 14-918


Gold Sponsors

Logo Castrol Germany GmbH
Castrol Germany GmbH
Logo Castrol Germany GmbH

Castrol is the fluids and lubricant specialist within the bp Group, serving customers in the automotive, marine, industrial and energy sectors and is represented in more than 140 countries. We are a partner of many passenger car, commercial vehicle and transmission/axle manufacturers and have a proud heritage of innovation and fueling the dreams of pioneers. Our passion for performance, combined with a philosophy of working in partnership, has enabled Castrol to develop lubricants and greases that have been at the heart of numerous technological feats on land, air, sea and space for over 100 years. Our branded products are recognized globally for innovation and high performance through our commitment to premium quality and cutting-edge technology. Each year we test and develop hundreds of new products in our 8 global Research and Development centers across the world. Within the Global Driveline Technology Centre in Hamburg, Castrol is developing high performance driveline lubricants and EV Fluids in close co-operation with leading international OEMs. Within the Global Driveline Technology Centre in Hamburg Castrol is developing high performance driveline lubricants for fully electric, hybrid and conventional ICE drivelines in close co-operation with leading international OEM‘s. like Ford, JLR, Volvo, SAIC, Tata or Renault Keeping technical standards and production capabilities at highest levels – following the IATF 16949 certification - is our prerequisite.

Castrol Germany GmbH | Überseeallee 1 | 20457 Hamburg | Germany
Phone: + 49 2 344 366 1260 | Email:

Logo Magna Powertrain
Magna Powertrain
Logo Magna Powertrain

Magna Powertrain 

Always focused on the continuous changes of modern mobility, Magna’s powertrain group is more than well prepared to meet all of our customers’ propulsion needs for today and tomorrow. With our broad and innovative electrification portfolio, we are setting new benchmarks and serving increasingly software-based vehicles. In fact, we have well established strategic joint ventures with LG Electronics and Hasco to accelerate both us and our partner’s growth in the electric powertrain market.   

Magna’s powertrain group is an operating unit of Magna International and a long-term premier supplier for the global automotive industry with full capabilities in game-changing powertrain design, development, testing and manufacturing.   

As one of the world’s largest suppliers of powertrain solutions for passenger cars and light commercial vehicles, we have a unique market position. Our hardware and software innovations contribute to the overall performance of the vehicle, always pushing to the next level of CO2 emissions reductions, best-in-class efficiency, safety, comfort and driving fun.

Silver Sponsors

Logo Marelli Europe S.p.A.
Marelli Europe S.p.A.
Logo Marelli Europe S.p.A.

As an innovative and high tech company with an integrated approach to vehicle energy management, Marelli has developed a complete, modular portfolio of leading edge technologies to control, manage and optimize the energy balance in electric vehicles.

Logo Punch Powerglide Strasbourg S.A.S

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  • ACTech GmbH
  • Amsted Automotive
  • APL Automobil-Prüftechnik Landau GmbH
  • ATESTEO GmbH & Co. KG
  • BorgWarner Inc.
  • Brand KG
  • Castrol Germany GmbH
  • EKK Eagle Industry Co., Ltd.
  • ElringKlinger AG
  • ELTRO GmbH
  • Emotors
  • Feintool International Holding AG
  • Felss Group GmbH
  • FEV Europe GmbH
  • Freudenberg Sealing Technologies
  • GKN Driveline International GmbH
  • Hoerbiger Antriebstechnik GmbH
  • hofer powertrain GmbH
  • Hyundai Transys Inc.
  • InfiMotion Technology Europe AB
  • KISSsoft AG
  • Kolektor Mobility d.o.o.
  • Kongsberg Automotive GmbH
  • Konzelmann GmbH
  • Magna Powertrain
  • MAN Truck & Bus SE
  • Marelli Europe S.p.A.
  • Mercedes-Benz AG
  • Metal Improvement Company
  • Miba Group
  • PTS-Prüftechnik GmbH
  • Punch Powerglide Strasbourg S.A.S
  • Schaeffler Technologies AG & Co. KG
  • Sensideon GmbH
  • Smart Manufacturing Technology Ltd., UK
  • Stelter Zahnradfabrik GmbH
  • STIEFELMAYER-Lasertechnik GmbH & Co. KG
  • teamtechnik Maschinen und Anlagen GmbH
  • Technische Universität München
  • Telemetrie Elektronik GmbH
  • Vitesco Technologies
  • Winkelmann Flowforming
  • Zoerkler Gears GmbH & Co KG