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Save the Date for next year:
prostep ivip Symposium May 13-14, 2025 at BCC Berlin/Alexanderplatz!

The Call for Contributions starts mid-September 2024 (submission deadline approx. end of October).

Tickets at the Early Bird price and exhibition space* available from approx. mid-November 2024.


*exhibition space only available for members of prostep ivip association



We would like to thank the 700 international participants of this year's Symposium - and of course our premium partners BMW and PTC, all speakers and exhibitors.

All prostep ivip member companies who would like to apply for 2025 with a presentation, workshop, expert corner, world café or similar should keep in mind the submission period from around mid-September to the end of October 2024. The exact date for the Call for Contributions will be announced shortly. Information on this in our newsletter and on LinkedIn.

Please note: Submissions for the Symposium 2025 from vendors must always be made in combination with a user.

We are also happy to answer your questions personally! Contact: fabienne.kreusch(at)

We look forward to an inspiring, informative prostep ivip Symposium 2025 with our next year’s premium partner Dassault Systèmes!

Recap-Video Symposium 2024

Start up Pitch Award and Scientific Award - We support young talents!

prostep ivip Symposium Pitch Area for young entrepreneurs with focus on digitalization of products and processes. Our global network offers an influential platform for young companies, investors and pioneers in the PLM industry.

Do you have a start-up or a company in the process of being founded and are concerned with the digitization of products and services in the manufacturing industry? With a slot in the Pitch Area of the prostep ivip Symposium, you have a great opportunity to make a lasting impression on an expert audience of potential future customers and business partners in just a few sentences (speaking time limited to 180 seconds).As the winner of the Start up Pitch Award you will also receive a € 2,500 prize. 

To submit your application for the Start up Pitch Award, please use the platform on this homepage, which will be open from the end of September.
Participation in the prostep ivip Start up Pitch Award includes free participation in the prostep ivip Symposium and a 180-second pitch slot in front of our international audience, followed by the announcement of the winner of the Start up Pitch. 

We congratulate this year's winners AI Marketplace and are delighted to have had the competitors from Threedy and Secondmind on site. Good luck and success to you all on your future journey! 

Scientific Award for engineers with focus on virtual product development.

You are a (prospective) engineer and you are engaged in your research in the field of virtual product development? Then take your chance! 

The prostep ivip Association supports PLM minds of tomorrow with 1.000 Euro (Master thesis) or 4.000 Euro (PhD thesis) with the prostep ivip Scientific Award!