SMM Hamburg

4 - 6 Sep 2024

World-leading biannual trade show for the international commercial marine industry.

SMM - Shipbuilding, Marine Technology, Machinery

3 – 6 September 2024

The 30th edition of SMM was everything we hoped for. After a long period of pandemic restrictions, it offered 2,000 exhibitors from all technology areas in the maritime industry, as well as more than 30,000 visitors from over 100 nations, the opportunity to finally meet in person again in Hamburg to discuss complex challenges, to present groundbreaking innovations and last but not least, to do business.

Key Information

SMM Hamburg 2024

World-leading biannual trade show for the international commercial marine industry.
Opening Times
Wed 4th - Thu 5th Sep 2024: 10:00 - 18:00
Fri 6th Sep 2024: 10:00 - 16:00
Hamburg Messe und Congress GmbH
Messeplatz 1
20357 Hamburg
Next Event/Frequency
1 – 4 September 2026
(Every 2 years)

Key Facts

SMM Hamburg

Understanding why our trade show is the best platform for showcasing your products and services to a global audience.

Countries represented
Visitors from over 100 nations
sq m Exhibition space
National pavilions

Location Information

Hamburg Messe

SMM Show Support

We are your Reference Point

How TRP can help
We are your one-stop support for exhibiting at SMM and will assist you with your participation prior, during and after the show. We will guide you through the booking process, help you with specifying your stand location and hall and advise you on stand availability and location in the exhibition halls. We will work with you on additional services needed for your stand and how to navigate our Online Service Centre (OSC). We are happy to recommend stand builders as well as finding you suitable accommodation for the duration of the show.
How TRP can help
We will supply you with all you need know to visit the show, such as maps, general information and guidance for purchasing visitor tickets. Visitor tickets will be available online from Spring 2024.

Exhibition & Conference Sectors

  • Commercial Marine
  • Hydrogen
  • Automation
  • Cargo Handling Systems
  • Coatings
  • Communication
  • Compressors
  • Corrosion Protection
  • Deck Equipment
  • Defence
  • Electric Equipment
  • Engine & Engine Systems
  • Environmental Technologies
  • Fire Protection
  • Fuel Cells
  • Fuel Technologies
  • Galley, Retaurant & Bar Equipment
  • HVAC
  • Interior Technology
  • Lights, Sensors & Indicators
  • Logistics
  • Marine Interiors
  • Marine Technology
  • Maritime Services
  • Navigation
  • Offshore
  • Prime Movers
  • Propulsion Systems
  • Pumps
  • Safety Equipment
  • Security
  • Ship Engineering & Design
  • Ship Operation Equipment
  • Shipbuilding Materials
  • Shipbuilding Technologies
  • Shipyards
  • Software & IT

Frequently Asked Questions

Your TRP Show Contact

Nele Andersch
Nele Andersch, EMBA
The Reference Point
20 years
As an exclusive Hamburg Messe agent
6 years
As an exclusive ACHEMA agent
24 Years
Industry experience and knowhow

Conference Content

SMM 2024

More than 100 high-profile conferences, dialogue sessions, workshops, and presentations are taking place during SMM. Below you will find the 2022 programme items listed by day. Please click on the titles to see all the details. The SMM 2024 conference program will go live in Spring 2024.

SMM Conference

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