International Conference of Weighing (ICW) – 24th to 26th April, 2023


In 2023 the first edition of the International Conference of Weighing (ICW) will take place from 24 to 26 April in Hamburg Germany. The theme of the conference is ‘Digitalisation in a global digital world’. The conference aims at bringing together stakeholders in the weighing sector for a 3-day conference with presentations on state of the art developments in the weighing industry. Moreover, it will be an excellent opportunity to meet stakeholders from all over the world.

The International Conference of Weighing is organised by a partnership of national, regional and global organisations active in the weighing sector in cooperation with VDMA Services GmbH. The partnership aims at bringing together stakeholders in the weighing sector from all over the world for a conference with outstanding presentations. CECIP, the European weighing industry association, is the host of the first edition of the ICW.

The main partners are:


BIOM Logo    BIPM – Bureau International des Poids et Mesures
CAFIPEM logo CAFIPEM – Chamber of Manufacturers of Weighing and Measuring Instruments from Argentina
CECIP logo CECIP – European weighing industry association
CWIA logo CWIA – China Weighing Instrument Association
ISWM logo ISWM – The International Society of Weighing & Measurement is the trade association for weighing and measurement professionals in the US
JMIF logo JMIF – Japan Measuring Instrument Federation
Kasto logo KASTO – Korea Association of Standards & Testing Organization (KASTO) is an association supporting the government’s legal metrology and conformity assessment tasks
OIML – International Legal Metrology Organisation
REMESP logo REMESP – Metrological Network of the State of São Paulo from Brazil
WIAA logo WIAA – Weighing Industry Association of Australia




Organizations that are interested in joining the ICW partnership are always welcome to contact CECIP.


VDMA Services – main organizer:

The VDMA Services GmbH is a fully-owned service subsidiary of VDMA, that not only supports the participation of the German engineering industry in more than 60 fairs all over the world, but also offers fair and event management as a professional full service by the Expo Management department.

Fairs, conventions and events play a central role in the marketing mix of any company. They are excellent tools for development and handling of markets. Hence, a key service of our association is the development and support of fair concepts which meet the actual needs of each industry segment and strengthen the position of the capital goods industry.

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