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About the Congress

General Information

Meet and learn from the global community of the building and contracting services industry.

The Congress program featuring the major thought leaders and influencers in our industry will leave us inspired and ready to face the challenges of the coming years. Three days of intensive education and networking will motivate us to act and encourage us to connect.

Opening speech by EU Commissioner Günther H. Oettinger, Digital Economy and Society

Main Topics:

Digital Strategies for Building Service Contractors
Relationship Management with Customers, Staff and Stakeholders
Effects of Disruptive Technologies
Working Environment and Labour Law the age of Digitalization
Data Handling by Market Partners
New Forms of Recruiting │ Knowledge and Education through Digitalization
Digital Procurement Processes
Consequences of Digitalization on Service Processes and Performance
Smart Buildings and their Impact on the Sector

Interesting presentations and discussions – experts share insights on developments in the digital world.

*Simultaneous translation provided


The app will assist you in planning your visit to CMS/WFBSC 2017 efficiently. Use the free portable guide for an effective preparation to the trade show and orientation on the venue.

further information

Congress Venue

Berlin ExpoCenter City
Messedamm 22
14055 Berlin
Hall 7

Congress Shuttle Bus Times

Monday, 18 September Tuesday, 19 September Wednesday, 20 September
Hotel InterContinental to
Messe ExpoCenter City
07h45 or
08h45 or
08h45 or
Messe ExpoCenter City to
Hotel InterContinental
13h45 or
17h30 or

*after CMS17 Purus Innovation Award, in front of Marshall-Haus

Badge / Ticket

Your Badge/ Name Badge/ Tickets can be picked up at the Registration Counters during the opening times below. On Sunday, the registration is located at the Hotel InterContinental:

Pavillon, Hotel InterContinental
Budapester Str. 2, 10787 Berlin

and from Monday to Wednesday in Hall 7, ExpoCenter City
Messedamm 22, 14055 Berlin

Opening Times:

Sunday 17 Sep. 2017: 17:00 – 19:00 (Hotel InterContinental)

Monday 18 Sep. 2017: 08:30 – 14:00 (ExpoCenter City, Hall 7)

Tuesday 19 Sep. 2017: 08:30 – 17:30 (ExpoCenter City, Hall 7)

Wednesday 20 Sep. 2017: 08:30 – 14:30 (ExpoCenter City, Hall 7)


In the Congress Venue in Room Helsinki you will find the WFBSC Lounge. During the Congress opening times, you will find food and beverages.


The Venue also offers WI-FI free of charge. The network is called: CMS WFBSC 2017. No password needed.