In Parma SPS Italia 2022 is preparing to welcome exhibitors and visitors from 24 to 26 May. The annual appointment for the intelligent, digital and flexible industry is internationally recognized as a reference point for the Italian manufacturing sector. Ideal for learning about new trends and discussing the most challenging issues of tomorrow’s industry.
Regarding the 2022 edition, Donald Wich, managing director of Messe Frankfurt Italia, took stock of the situation: “The event has recorded over 90% of reconfirmations since the last edition, with a 15% increase in new exhibitors. Companies must focus on the innovation of production processes to be internationally competitive and sustainable in order to achieve energy saving objectives and, in perspective, an improvement in the quality of work and life “.
District 4.0 grows and doubles
SPS Italia 2022 is divided into six exhibition halls. In halls 3, 5 and 6, the latest generation technologies for the 4.0 factory are presented by around 800 exhibitors.
Within pavilions 4, 7 and 8 the area of District 4.0 doubles, the path with demonstration demos born 8 years ago and in constant expansion. An area to show the potential of four key areas for the industrial sector: Advanced Automation, Digital & Software, Robotics and Mechatronics. Additive Manufacturing is also added this year, with a new space supported by Formnext, the most important event in the world for additive technologies.
In Hall 8 of SPS Italia 2022 www.spsitalia.it there will be arenas, a continuation of the exhibition area, with a large schedule of institutional meetings. “Automation and Digital for a resilient and sustainable manufacturing” will open the event on May 24 at 9.30 in the Arena 4.Technology arena, with the presentation of market data from Anie Automazione and the results of the new sustainability observatory launched by SPS Italia .
The winners of the 2022 Awards will also be announced: Roberto Maietti, Sustainability for Industry, She SPS Italia, Do You?
In hall 7 it will be possible to discover all the job advertisements of exhibitors present at the fair in the dedicated interactive corner, adjacent to the arenas. In the Digital & Software area of District 4.0 there will be a new theme, that of communication infrastructures in the 4.0 factory with the participation of the most important players in the 5G sector.
Sustainability in the industry
On the occasion of the tenth edition, SPS Italia 2022 has chosen to dedicate a new observatory to sustainability in the industrial sector, looking carefully at the twin transitions of digital and ecology. Changes that will guide future developments in manufacturing, also in light of the new Pnrr.
With the aim of assessing the degree of diffusion and orientation towards sustainable solutions for industry, the survey was carried out in collaboration with Anie Energia, + CIM4.0, MADE Competence Center I4.0, Porsche Consulting.