4th International VDI Conference - Smart Construction Equipment

  • Learn about current challenges and opportunities in construction brought about by digitalization
  • See how construction processes can be optimized
  • Discuss the future possibilities that AI will bring to the construction site
  • Network with internationally renowned experts
4th Smart Construction Equipment | VDI conference

The construction site is getting smarter and this leads to new challenges for all parties involved. The conference will discuss these challenges to the construction industry in the face of increasing digitalization, automation, the rise of AI and other current technology developments.

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The Role of Construction Machinery on an Automated and Connected Construction Site
Author: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Frank Will und Volker Waurich, Technische Universität Dresden

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Building upon current trends

Digitalization, automation and AI are affecting just about all areas of modern industry. The construction sector is no exception and there is a clear need for new ideas and new approaches to deal with changing client demands and practices. Efficiency is a key factor and new developments in technology make it easier to optimize performance, safety and process metrics. The 4th VDI Smart Construction Equipment conference will introduce you to the challenges and opportunities increasing digitalization will bring to the industry, and give you an overview of how the coming changes will affect you and your company.


Participants will profit from innovative ideas, best practice examples, case studies, tech presentations and interactive discussion rounds!

Participants will profit from innovative ideas, best practice examples, case studies, tech presentations and interactive discussion rounds!

The conference will be supported by the expert:

Dr. Oliver Geibig, Acting Managing Director Business Units & Engineering, fischerwerke GmbH & Co. KG, Germany

If you have any questions regarding the conference program or you want to become a speaker at future events, please contact Annick Pauwels.

Who is the VDI Smart Construction Equipment Conference for?

This VDI conference is ideal for managers, senior engineers, senior executives and specialists in construction equipment and mobile machine production, as well as suppliers to the equipment industry and construction companies. The topics discussed will be of particular interest to people working in the following areas:

  • Research & Development
  • Electric & electronics Systems
  • Telematics & driver assistance Systems
  • Software applications
  • Business Innovation & Development 
  • Product Management
  • Site Management
  • Fleet management
  • Construction surveys

Expand your network

In the last three years, we welcomed over 100 participants from the construction industry, so take the opportunity to expand your network with international colleagues and experts!

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You’re interested in how digitalization, automation and big data will affect the construction site of the future? You’d like to know about the challenges and opportunities presented by new developments and changes in technology? Then book your space at the VDI Smart Construction Equipment Conference now.

If you are a start-up or public funded / state owned enterprise you might qualify for a special discounted rate. Please contact us directly.


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