Become an exhibitor or sponsor!

When experts from the field of automotive electronics get together to discuss the newest trends at the ELIV congress in October 2021, one of the highlights is the accompanying trade show.

The World Conference Center in Bonn offers ideal possibilities for the combination of congress and trade exhibition: A large and communication-promoting architecture, sufficient space for your exhibits and vehicle presentations and optimal accessibility in the middle of Germany.

Over 145 national and international exhibitors showcase innovative solutions in driver assistance systems, electric power, components and control units, software, connected systems, infotainment and HMI over two whole floors. The exhibition is one of the largest in the automotive electronic sector!

Use the opportunity and reach over 750 participants in the areas of electrics, electronics, and system Integration.

7 reasons to participate

  • Reach over 750 technical decision makers in the field of international automotive electronics 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

We offer different stand packages with, for example, 6,8,9 or 12 sqm net stand space. On request, you can also receive the packages incl. stand construction or order larger areas.

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)

Companies of the following sectors

  1. Automated driving and driver assistance systems
  2. Electrical power supply / E-mobility
  3. Electronic components and control devices
  4. Software and connected systems
  5. Infotainment
  6. Comfort electronics
  7. HMI, operation and display
  8. Lighting and visibility
  9. Diagnostics / testing / integration
  10. Development services

Start-up Area

You’re a young and innovative company and would like to establish yourself in the market with your newest developments and products in automotive electronics?
Then take advantage of our exclusive offer for start-ups and use this opportunity to engage directly with an exclusive, international group of participants.

As part of our start-up area, we can offer you an 4sqm- exhibition space with equipment and speaker slot at the start-up stage included for a reduced package price – just get in touch with us directly!

You’re interested in taking part as a sponsor, exhibitor or start-up?
Then request our registration documents directly. We’re also more than happy to speak with you personally:

Martina Slominski
Project Consultant Exhibition & Sponsoring
Telephone: +49 211 6214-385
E-Mail: slominski @vdi .de

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’d also be happy to develop an individual partner package just for you, tailored to your needs.

Sponsoring opportunities

  • Gold/silver/bronze sponsoring – special package for an all-over prescence prior, at and after the event
  • Lanyard sponsoring
  • Sponsor of the event app
  • Lunch sponsoring
  • Coffee bar sponsoring
  • Sponsoring of the evening get-together
  • Display of your brochures/installation of roll ups
  • Pocketplan (small program overview for participants)
  • Banners at the venue, flags and further opportunities to present your company
  • Logo package

Interested in achieving maximum presence in your target group with minimal effort? Then contact us and request your individual offer today.

For more information or an individual consultation, please contact:

Martina Slominski
Project Consultant Exhibition & Sponsoring
Telephone: +49 211 6214-385

Contact Person

Martina Slominski
+49 (0)211 6214-385


Gold Sponsors


Silver Sponsors




  • 3D Mapping Solutions GmbH
  • ANavS Sensor Technologies GmbH
  • Apex.AI GmbH
  • APL Automobil-Prüftechnik Landau GmbH
  • ARM Limited
  • Aurora Labs
  • AVL List GmbH
  • Bertrandt AG
  • Brose Fahrzeugteile SE & CO. KG, Bamberg
  • Continental Engineering Services GmbH
  • CTAG
  • Digitalwerk GmbH
  • dSPACE GmbH
  • EDAG Engineering GmbH
  • Elexir AG
  • Elmos Semiconductor SE
  • ETAS GmbH
  • FEV Europe GmbH
  • Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS
  • GLIWA embedded systems GmbH & Co. KG
  • GMV
  • Göpel electronic GmbH
  • Green Hills Software GmbH
  • Hamamatsu Photonics Deutschland GmbH
  • Infineon Technologies AG
  • Inova Semiconductors GmbH
  • IPG Automotive GmbH
  • KIT Karlsruher Institut für Technologie
  • KPIT Technologies GmbH
  • Kugler Maag CIE by UL Solutions
  • Magna Steyr Fahrzeugtechnik GmbH & Co. KG
  • MD Elektronik GmbH
  • MicroNova AG
  • National Instruments Corporation
  • OPAL-RT Germany GmbH
  • Prisma Sales Service GmbH
  • Silicon Mobility
  • STMicroelectronics International NV
  • TASKING Germany GmbH
  • TDK Corporation
  • TDK Europe GmbH
  • TDK-Micronas GmbH
  • Tracetronic GmbH
  • Vector Informatik GmbH
  • XKrug GmbH