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SMM in Hamburg – Video: Advance press conference SMM 2014

SMM is the leading international trade fair of the maritime industry. Every two years representatives of the maritime industry and experts from all over the world gather in Hamburg to showcase innovative developments and leading-edge technologies, and discuss the industry’s prospects.

Dates:                9 to 12 September 2014 Tuesday to Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Organised by:            Hamburg Messe und Congress GmbH (HMC)

Fair Advisory Board:        Chair: Dr Herbert Aly, CEO & Managing Partner Blohm+Voss

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SMM Fair Trade Messe Hamburg

Patronage:             Dr Angela Merkel, Chancellor of The Federal Republic of Germany

Exhibition Area:        ca. 90,000 square metres, B-Area (Halls B1-B7), A-Area (Halls A1-A4), South Foyer (FoyerSüd, ground floor), East Foyer (FoyerOst, ground floor), additional: new Hall B8

Exhibitors and Visitors:    With more than 2,000 exhibitors and over 50,000 industry visitors from all continents, SMM is one of the world’s foremost industry-specific events.

National pavilions:     Argentina, Bulgaria, Denmark, Finland (2x), France, United Kingdom, Italy, Japan, South Korea, Canada, Croatia, The Netherlands, Norway, Austria, Russia, Sweden, Spain, Turkey, United States of America, United Arab Emirates, China (4x)

Programme Focus:    Market leaders and innovative start-up companies will present their products and services, ranging from large-scale ship engineering and shipbuilding products to ship outfitting and equipment supplies, and from cargo handling systems and maritime technologies to specialised services and much more.

Conferences:    Each day of the fair will be dedicated to one particular theme. As an overarching leitmotiv, „Innovation“ will be the keyword for the entire fair.

SMM Ship Finance Forum on Finance Day: 8 September

gmec, the global maritime environmental congress (motto: „Setting the Green Course“) on Environmental Protection Day:
9 September

MS&D, the international conference on maritime security and defencehamburg, on Security and Defence Day:
10 September

SMM Offshore Dialogue on Offshore Day: 11 September

Maritime Career Market on Recruiting Day: 12 September

Special Events Programme, approx. 150 additional workshops, symposia etc.

Foreign Subsidiaries, HMC organises two international subsidiaries of the fair, SMM India and SMM Istanbul.

Upcoming events:

SMM India          2 to 4 April 2015

SMM Istanbul        24 and 25 February 2016

Foto / Quelle: SMM Messe Hamburg