Excellent transport infrastructure, rooms flooded with daylight and an attractive environment make the ICS a popular event venue
Accessibility, size and diversity: these are the features that distinguish Messe Stuttgart. With total earnings of approximately 131 million euro and a profit of 17 million euro, Messe Stuttgart is one of Germany’s leading trade fair companies. Every year over 22,500 exhibitors present their products and services to up to 1.2 million visitors on a hall area of 120,000 square metres, an outdoor area of 40,000 square metres and in the 33 rooms that offer flexible use in the adjoining ICS International Congress Center Stuttgart.
The ICS International Congress Center Stuttgart has made a name for itself as one of the largest and most state-of-the-art congress centres in Germany. Since its opening in the Autumn of 2007, it has become one of the most sought-after venues in central Europe – a key market area. It is the ideal setting for all events of every description and magnitude: whether it be a congress with or without an accompanying exhibition, a sales training course, a company anniversary, a board meeting or an annual general meeting – the flexible spatial concept of the ICS International Congress Center Stuttgart is adapted to suit any and all requirements that event organisers may have.
The available space is comprised of rooms that can be separated in multiple ways, from the plenary assembly hall for 3,000 guests to the meeting room for four people, and also features a multifunctional hall with spacious foyer. The ICS International Congress Center Stuttgart can accommodate up to 10,000 visitors in total at any given event. Flexible conference rooms for up to 650 people are also available in the newly designed and enlarged West entrance. All rooms boast generous daylight, excellent conference technology and fascinating views of the Messepiazza through the glass façade which stretches over the entire height of the ICS International Congress Center Stuttgart.
The close proximity to Stuttgart International Airport, the A8 motorway and the B27 main road ensures that visitors and guests have a pleasant journey and offers excellent logistics for exhibitors and event organisers. Furthermore, the dynamic hotel infrastructure has alternatives to suit all tastes and price ranges in the immediate vicinity of Messe Stuttgart.
Wining and dining, hospitality, top-quality restaurants, vineyards, forests, parks, musicals, opera, theatre, shopping: Stuttgart is a city teeming with variety. The excellent quality of life and vibrant culture
here play an important role: indeed, the Stuttgart Opera has already been chosen many times as the best in the Federal Republic of Germany, while the superb architecture and high-ranking museums confer an ambiance quite unlike anywhere else. Moreover, the people here are regarded as gourmet enthusiasts – nowhere else in the country is there such a dense concentration of star-rated restaurants.
ICS International Congress Center/Messe Stuttgart