Save the date! 8-10 April 2025 | FIRA BARCELONA - GRAN VÍA

Advanced Factories offers your company the unique opportunity to make contact with more than 27,000 professionals from the industrial sector. CEOs, Management Directors and all the decision-makers from leading manufacturing companies come to Advanced Factories looking for the best solutions to transform their manufacturing plant into a smart factory.

The managers of all industrial sectors are increasingly aware of the scope of Industry 4.0 and its technologies, so they come to Advanced Factories looking for technical innovations, equipment, management models, experiences and knowledge that allow them not only to respond to their needs but to anticipate them. Advanced Factories is not only a trade fair, it is your annual meeting where meet with all manufacturing sectors:


  • Aeronautics
  • Arms and defence
  • Automotive, auto parts and auxiliary industries
  • Equipment goods
  • Metal constructions
  • Electronics and electricity
  • Energy: solar, photovoltaic, wind
  • Rail sector and its auxiliary industries
  • Manufacture of equipment and components for other industrial sectors
  • Manufacture of other machinery (agricultural, textile, lifting)
  • Manufacture of tools and industrial supplies
  • Engineering, product development and industrial technical services
  • Metallurgy
  • Moulds and dies
  • Industrial assemblies
  • Naval
  • Iron and steel industry
  • Outsourcing (ignition, assembling, mechanization)

More than 27.000 decision-makers visit Advanced Factories looking for the latest solutions that are showcased to improve the competitiveness of our manufacturing plants thanks to industrial technologies.


Who is visiting Advanced Factories?

Industrial experts gathered in the most innovative industrial event that intends to design, optimize and improve the productivity of your production centre and turn it into a highly productive centre, increasing its competitiveness thanks to the acquisition of the latest technology.




Manufacturers, Industrial Entrepreneurs, Executives and Managers of the Industrial Sector, technicians, Production and R&D department Managers who seek to develop innovation, counsel, industrial solutions, new models of manufacturing and business contacts. They buy equipment to transform (Robotics, Metal Deformation Mechanisms, Automation, Technology…).

Governments and Ministers of Industry, Departments in charge of boosting the industry and its internationalization of Public Administration who care of boosting re-industrialisation policies in Europe.

Technological and Research Centers and universities focused on introducing innovations and transferring knowledge to companies.

Private Investors, Business Angels, Corporate Ventures and Traditional Banking looking for business projects with expansion opportunities and capital needs.

International Organizations which want to promote environmental policies and the reduction of industrial CO2 emissions into the atmosphere. IETA, World Bank, EIB, UN…