The Future of Agricultural Engineering

The 78th International Conference on Agricultural Engineering take place on 3rd and 4th November 2020 in Dresden. We invite you to be a part of the important event for the international community of agricultural engineers.

The event provides the ideal mix of technically in-depth lectures and networking opportunities. Innovations in the areas of tractors, powertrains and harvesting technology as well as automation in agricultural machinery and the Precision Farming method are at the centre of the conference.

Conference themes

Submit your contribution now and join us as a speaker

Are you an expert in the field of agricultural technology and do you want to share and exchange your knowledge with other industry professionals? Then submit a contribution suggestion in English on one of the following main topics no later than 5th April 2020.

Main topics

  • Tractors
  • Power trains, electrical drives and mobile hydraulics
  • Digitization and communication technologies
  • Sensor and automation technology, robotics
  • Tillage, cultivation technology, crop protection and fertilization
  • Harvesting technologies
  • Production, processing, technology assessment
  • Product development, market performance

We welcome submissions from industry, universities and research institutions as well as from the field of practical agriculture.

The highlights of taking part

Exchange of professional knowledge

Network with colleagues from around the world and from a variety of specializations.


More than 65 high quality presentations

Experience new developments in the agricultural industry this year in more than 65 professional presentations and discover innovations in drivetrain technology, tractors, combine harvesters, powertrains, harvest technology, automation in agriculture, renewable energy and digitalization.


The industry get together

Discuss developments, innovations and trends with leading experts in the field.

Exclusiv Pre-Evening Event

Be a part of the network at the eve of the Conference, the LAND.TECHNIK get-together. The Technische Universität Dresden kindly invites you to you to use the relaxed and informal atmosphere for in-depth conversations with other participants and speakers at the eve of the Conference.

Call for Papers - extended deadline

Submit a contribution suggestion in English on one of the following main topics.
Extended deadline: 17th April 2020.

Submit contribution

For more information, see the Call for Papers:

Call for Papers


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78. Internationale Tagung Landtechnik


Maritim Hotel & Internationales Congress Center Dresden*

Ostra-Ufer 2,
01067 Dresden
+49 351/216-0 to website


950,– € plus 19% VAT

Take advantage of the block of rooms we have reserved for guests at the event location. Please list VDI Wissensforum as a reference when making your hotel booking.