Experience topics and trends of the machine vision industry

Do you want to learn more about the machine vision industry? At the world’s leading trade fair you can meet market leaders and many small, highly specialised companies. VISION is the only show worldwide where you can find the whole range the machine vision industry has to offer.

Topics and trends 2018

Whether it is CameraLink, CoaXPress, CameraLink HS, GigE-Vision or USB 3 – every interface has its own strengths. The challenge lies in finding the right product with the optimal data interface for a specific application. Other standards such as Lighting, Lens Mount, EMVA 1288 and GenICam are concerned with lighting, lenses, cameras and their simple integration in systems. VDI/VDE/VDMA 2632 and VDMA OPC VISION are concerned with the connection of image processing systems.


Under the slogan "All about Standards", the special show presented concrete applications and enables direct discussions with developers.

The food and beverage industry is one of the fastest growing user industries for industrial image processing. Exhibitors presented their expertise in machine vision products for the food and beverage industry.

VISION has commissioned the leading magazine for the entire food industry, dei - the food industry, to produce an exclusive publication highlighting the food and beverage products available at the show.

You can find all the companies that took part by using the search term "Food & Beverage" in our list of
exhibitors 2018.

At the VISION Integration Area, selected exhibitors from the system integrator and solution provider sector presented themselves to trade visitors.


At VISION 2018, together with our media partners, the SPS magazine and its special issue inVISION, we gave the topic of industrial PCs (IPCs) a larger platform.
Numerous companies active in the field of IPCs will be presenting themselves at the "IPC 4 VISION" joint stand.

All companies that took part in the joint stand can be found using the search term "IPC 4 VISION" in our exhibitor directory 2018.

The traffic and transport industry is one of the fastest growing non-industrial user industries for industrial image processing. Taking this development into account, TRAFFIC VISION 2014 was launched for the first time.

At VISION you met specialised exhibitors who wanted to demonstrate their competence in machine vision products for the transport industry. In addition, the leading traffic and transport magazine ITS International, as a media partner of TRAFFIC VISION, delivered an exclusive publication with traffic-related products available at the fair. Last but not least, there was a TRAFFIC VISION panel discussion with speakers directly from the transport sector in the Industrial VISION Days forum.

The TRAFFIC VISION logo highlighted all participating companies and provided additional information that made your visit even more effective.

You can find all the participating companies using the search term "TRAFFIC VISION" in our exhibitor directory 2018.