This optimizes the event situation and the holiday (3rd of October/German National Holiday) as well as the autumn vacations in Germany will be avoided. Exhibitors will benefit from this new time slot. IAA commercial vehicles in Hanover has also been brought forward to the same time. The events´ contemporaneousness and the proximity of the venues (train connection Hannover-Kassel in 0:55 hrs) are prime reasons for many trade fair visitors to visit both trade fairs.