ZAL Innovation Days 2019
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Frequently Asked Questions

If you have any questions, you may find the answer to what you are looking for below.

What are the Innovation Days about?

For two whole days at ZAL Innovation Days 2019, it’s all about Robotics & Advanced Automation — two of the most relevant topics of our time. Human-machine collaboration and automated systems have enormous potential. What impact are they already having on aviation today? What impact will they have on our future working life? These questions will be interactively explored in keynote addresses and workshops. Complementing the conference programme will be an exhibition, guided tours, plenty of breakout sessions and an exclusive evening networking Event.

What do the Innovation Days offer?

Besides presentations from our top-level speakers we offer interactive workshops, guided tours through the ZAL TechCenter and an exclusive evening event.

Who are the speakers at the Innovation Days 2019?

Various speakers from industry and research will present their topics during the event. You want to know more about them? Meet all our speakers.

How can I keep myself updated?

For news about the ZAL Innovation days, please register for our newsletter. To sign in enter your name and your email address in the fields on the bottom of the page and click on the “subscribe” button! Soon after, you will receive an email at the address you provided, with a link to confirm your subscription and be added to our mailing list. Of course, you can unsubscribe from our newsletter at any time.

Is there a schedule for the event?

For our full agenda click here. There will be a schedule available for download a few days prior to the event.

How much does it cost to attend the ZAL Innovation days?

The regular ticket price is 499 € (+ VAT) for the entire event, including presentations, workshops, guided tours and an exclusive evening event. Early birds, who buy their tickets before November 16th, benefit from a 100 € discount on their ticket. Furthermore, we are offering quantity discounts for group tickets. You can find more info about the tickets and how to register here.

Is it possible to only attend the evening event?

Yes. If you would like to purchase a ticket for the evening event, please contact our event organizing staff here.

Who can participate?

We welcome anyone who is interested in the aviation industry and tomorrow’s technology to our Innovation Days.

Is this event accessible for people with mobility difficulties?

ZAL TechCenter provides access to all attendees, including participants with a limited mobility or other medical considerations. There will be disabled parking and bathrooms available. Unfortunately, the venue of our evening event does not offer access for guests with limited mobility.

How can I reach the venue?

The ZAL Innovation Days 2019 take place at the ZAL TechCenter in Hamburg.

ZAL TechCenter

Hein-Saß-Weg 22

21129 Hamburg


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Parking facilities are available along Hein-Saß-Weg and at the Rilano Hotel (chargeable) which is located within walking distance to the ZAL (Hein-Saß-Weg 40). Due to the limited parking spaces, we recommend arriving by ferry 64 or 62 (arrival information).

How can I get to the evening event?

We will set up a shuttle from the ZAL TechCenter for all our participants.

Whom can I contact regarding my questions during the event?

Our friendly staff will answer all your questions around the event at our information point.

I am interested in speaking at the conference. Whom should I contact?

If you would like to participate as a speaker, please contact Matthias Bonk:


I would like to find out more about sponsorship opportunities. Whom should I contact?

If you would like to participate as a sponsor, please contact Miriam-Joana Flügger, Manager Marketing & PR:


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