Press Release

2 Weeks to go until ANGA COM 2024: Free Exhibition and Conference Day on 16 May

  • Exhibition and Conference from 14 to 16 May 2024 in Cologne / Germany
  • Free exhibition and conference day on Thursday, 16 May 2024
  • Conference programme with more than 240 speakers and over 60 panels
  • Over 480 exhibitors from 35 countries on 25,000 sqm gross exhibition space
  • Conference programme, exhibitor list, floor plans and ticket shop at

Cologne/Germany, 30 April 2024 | ANGA COM 2024 will start in exactly two weeks. Europe's leading Exhibition and Conference for Broadband, Television & Online will take place from 14 to 16 May 2024 in Cologne / Germany. With its strategy programme, the technology programme and the Innovation Stage in hall 7 (with free access for all visitors and ticket categories on all three days), ANGA COM offers over 60 panels and more than 240 speakers (speaker list). Over 480 exhibitors from 35 countries will be present in the two exhibition halls on 25,000 sqm gross exhibition space (exhibitor list | floor plans).

Visitor tickets for the exhibition including access to the Innovation Stage are available for just 25.- Euros. On Thursday, 16 May 2024, access to the exhibition and conference is completely free of charge. Key topics of this day’s programme will be in-house networks, open access, civil engineering and municipalities, which are particularly important for the fiber optic roll-out. Several panels will focus on practical experience reports and recommendations with and especially for local authorities.

The programme partners for this day include the Federal Gigabit Bureau, the VATM Association and aconium. The Thursday will offer visitors – completely free of charge – a total of 16 panels, including:

  • Infrastructure Summit: Networks, Digitalization, Smart City
  • Fiber Optics and Municipalities: Success Factors and Pitfalls in Network Expansion
  • Inhouse Networks: Ho do we solve the Key Issue for the FTTH Roll-Out?
  • Fiber Optic Expansion and Energy Transition: Synergies for a sustainable Future in cooperation with Federal Gigabit Bureau
  • Fiber Optic Cooperations and Open Access: Best Practice Reports in cooperation with VATM
  • Civil Engineering in Municipalities: Experiences, Potential Savings and Acceleration Options in cooperation with aconium
  • DIN 18220 – Opportunities and Challenges for the Fiber Optic Expansion in cooperation with Federal Gigabit Bureau
  • Customer Trust at the Front Door: How the "Haustürkodex" sets Quality Standards in Door-to-Door Sales
  • Gigabit, TV and Product Bundles: How can local Network Operators survive the growing Competition?

Dr. Peter Charissé, CEO ANGA COM: “The free of charge Thursday addresses especially visitors who can only be in Cologne on one day or are particularly interested in practical topics from the fields of civil engineering, municipalities and in-house networks. Together with our partners, we have put together a tailor-made and completely free programme for this purpose.”

Registration for conference and exhibition visitors is possible online; there will be no ticket sales on-site. Tickets for the exhibition are available for 25.- Euros. Participation in the regular conference programme is possible from 140.- Euros, for young professionals (people under 30 years) for not more than 40.- Euros. On the third day, Thursday, 16 May 2024, participation in the exhibition and conference programme is completely free of charge.

All information on the event is available on the website at Further details and numerous statements of leading representatives from the fiber optics, broadband and media industry can be found in the fact sheet. The website also provides a wide range of videos and photos.

ANGA COM is Europe's leading Exhibition and Conference for Broadband, Television & Online. It brings together network operators, vendors and content providers on all issues of the broadband and media distribution. The last ANGA COM counted 470 exhibitors from 35 countries and 22,000 participants from more than 80 countries. Amongst the participants were 520 network and platform operators serving more than 200 million households all over Europe, as well as 250 media companies. 41 percent of the participants belonged to the senior management. This year’s cooperation partners of the conference programme are Accenture, aconium, ANGA, Broadband Forum, EY, Federal Gigabit Bureau, Germany TV Platform, InfraNum, NLconnect, Nomios, Ocilion IPTV Technologies, SCTE a subsidiary of CableLabs, The SCTE (Society for Broadband Professionals), VATM and VAUNET. Sponsoring partners are AVM, QVC and SES Germany. The ZVEI Trade Association Media Networks has been an association partner of ANGA COM since 1998. The next show date is 14 to 16 May 2024 in Cologne / Germany.