July 26, 2019

Services for the press at CMS Berlin 2019

Members of the media can obtain accreditation online now

The International cleaning trade fair CMS Berlin 2019 – Cleaning.Management.Services. is providing a comprehensive service for members of the media. Extensive press material can be downloaded at The Press Centre is located in Hall 6.2.

To assist you with your coverage in the run-up to the fair the CMS online press service has press releases on specific themes, videos, a photo archive and preview images of CMS 2019, including of products from every company nominated for the CMS Purus Innovation Award (PIA) 2019. The newsroom contains the latest information via Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn and YouTube as well as video clips. The Innovation Report presents innovative products from exhibitors at CMS (texts and images may be used free of charge by editorial departments).

Press Centre in Hall 6.2

From 24 to 27 September the Press Centre at CMS Berlin 2019 and the fair management can be found in Hall 6.2 on the Berlin Exhibition Grounds. The Press Centre is the distribution point for press material. This is also where you can find the press pigeonholes of exhibitors and workplaces for journalists including PCs, printers and connections for laptops. A Wi-Fi connection is also available. As of 24 September editorial departments can find the latest press images and video clips from CMS Berlin 2019 online. Throughout CMS press releases and bulletins on the activities at the fair will be available daily from about 3 p.m.

Accreditation of the press

Members of the media can obtain accreditation online as of now at After your application has been processed and approved you will receive an email containing your CMS press pass which you can print out in colour or black and white. A CMS press pass grants holders free admission to the event from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (visitors from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.). It is non-transferable and only valid together with a personal ID or passport. A CMS press pass also grants admission to the CMS World Summit 2019 (25 – 26 Sept., Hall 6.3), the presentation ceremony of the CMS Purus Innovation Awards (24 Sept., Marshall Haus) and the Mobility Cleaning Circle (25 Sept., Marshall Haus and outdoor display area between Halls 1.2 and 3.2).

Journalists who have not registered prior to the event can obtain accreditation online during the fair or upon presentation of the corresponding documents can obtain a CMS press pass at the press counter in the foyer at the South Entrance. The opening times are 24 to 26 September 2019: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., 27 September 2019: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Free shuttle bus from the airport to CMS Berlin

During the fair (24 – 27 Sept.) Messe Berlin will provide a free shuttle service between Berlin Tegel Airport (starting at 8.30 a.m., collection point in front of Terminal B) and the exhibition grounds (last bus to the airport leaves at 6 p.m., Hall 1). Buses will run every 30 minutes, and around lunchtime every 60 minutes. The journey takes about 30 minutes.

Parking for the media:

A limited number of parking permits are available for accredited members of the press. These can be requested from Messe Berlin: tel.: +49 30 3038-2394 or by emailing During the fair parking permits can only be obtained from the Press Centre in Hall 6.2 (subject to availability).


A cloakroom is available to accredited members of the media at the South Entrance free of charge.

Messe Berlin press events

Tuesday, 24 September 2019

9.30 – 10 a.m.

Photo opportunity: ‘We are CMS – Parade of the cleaning industry“

Outdoor display area in front of the South Entrance

10.30 a.m.

Opening of the Combined Newcomers stand with a tour of the Innovation Stage in Hall 6.2

5.30 p.m.

CMS Welcome Evening including the presentation of the CMS Purus Innovation Awards at the Marshall Haus in the Summer Garden on the exhibition grounds

Wednesday, 25 September 2019

10.30 a.m. – 2.30 p.m.

Mobility Cleaning Circle, Marshall Haus (movie theatre), programme of specialist events and networking opportunity, tour of the outdoor display area (between Halls 1.2 and 3.2) and the exhibition halls

2 – 5.45 p.m.

CMS World Summit 2019, Hall 6.3

6 – 10 p.m.

CMS Summit Night, exhibition grounds, Marshall Haus

Thursday, 21 September 2019

10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

CMS World Summit 2019, Hall 6.3

For information on all other press events registered by exhibitors at CMS please visit:

Press contacts –  Messe Berlin and organisations sponsoring CMS

CMS Berlin 2019 is organised by Messe Berlin GmbH. The following professional organisations are sponsors of the event: the German Federal Guild Association of the Cleaning Trade (BIV), Bonn, the Cleaning Systems Trade Association in the German Mechanical Engineering Industry Association (VDMA), Frankfurt/Main, and the Hygiene Industry Association (IHO), Frankfurt/Main.

Messe Berlin

Wolfgang Rogall, Spokesman for CMS Berlin and Deputy Spokesman of Messe Berlin; tel.: +49 30 3038-2218,

Maria Winkler, PR Assistant, tel.: +49 30 3038-2394,

GermanFederal Guild Association of the Cleaning Trade (BIV), Christopher Lück, general manager of Policy and Communication, tel. 49 30 206 708 97,;

VDMA Cleaning Systems Trade Association
Dr. Peter Hug, general manager
Tel. +49 69 6603 1240,;

IHO, Dr. Thomas Rauch, general manager, tel. +49 69 2556 1246,;