The BAU presents digitalBAU - trade show for digital solutions in the construction industry


digitalBAU - a new platform for software companies and industry

In February 2020, the "digitalBAU" trade show will be held at Koelnmesse for the first time. This new platform for software companies and industry was the result of a collaboration between Messe München and the BVBS – Bundesverband Bausoftware and is a future-oriented format for the construction industry.

The digitalBAU trade show includes IT applications (software, online and digital solutions) across the entire construction value creation chain, including software companies, industry and startups.

digitalBAU at a glance


digitalBAU at a glance

Date February 11–13, 2020
Venue Cologne
Exhibition space 12.000 m²
Cycle every two years (in the interim years of BAU Munich)
Organizer Messe München and the BVBS – Bundesverband Bausoftware

Important highlights:

  • Planning: Digital urban development and networking, virtual reality, augmented reality

  • Implementation: Digitalization of construction machinery, digital trades

  • Maintenance: Intelligent building technology / smart home: communication technology, access control systems, security systems, energy engineering, light control, mobility, digitalization, facility management

The exhibition features a congress and forum with lectures and discussions revolving around the digital future of building. The focus of the conference is on future-oriented planning, implementation and maintenance of buildings using innovative products and technologies.

As is the case at BAU 2019 in Munich, there will be a "Digital village", which is a platform with presentation options for startups. The best digital idea and the best implementation will receive awards.

More information can be found on the website:

Concept picture gallery of the digitalBAU