WatchTime Düsseldorf

Experience the fascination of mechanical watches up close: Germany’s largest watch event will bring together passionate collectors, fans, influencers and industry personalities in Düsseldorf from 25 to 27 October 2024. Discover the latest watch models and exciting brands, meet like-minded people, brand representatives, watchmakers, watch communities and the entire WatchTime team.

In addition to the watchmaking highlights, WatchTime Düsseldorf also offers an area for education and training, innovation and creativity, as well as a supporting program with selected panel discussions and interviews on all aspects of the mechanical watch.

You can look forward to numerous watch community meetings and premieres of new watches!

 

October 25-27, 2024

DÜSSELDORF

MORE THAN 45 BRANDS

MANY EXPERIENCES & PANELS

Participating Brands of 2023

Tickets

Tickets available starting March 1st, 2024.

Cigar Lounge for Connoisseurs

At WatchTime Düsseldorf, enthusiasts and aficionados gather for an unparalleled experience. This year, attendees have the exclusive opportunity to indulge in the world of cigars at the Villiger cigar lounge throughout the entire event. Guests can immerse themselves in the artistry of cigar rolling by taking a seat at the roller table, guided by a skilled torcedora. Situated on the terrace of the Rheinterrasse, the lounge welcomes all visitors and promises an unforgettable experience. Please note that participation is limited to individuals aged 18 and above.

Panels & Interviews of 2023 (German)

October 27, 2023

PANEL

Becoming a love brand: How a strong community can help

Moderation:
Daniela Pusch, Head of Editorial WatchTime Germany

Guests:
Vincent Brun, General Manager Seiko Germany
Baris Özdemir, Seikoholics
David Schank, CEO Watchlounge

FIRESIDE CHAT

In dialogue with...

Moderation:
Rüdiger Bucher, Editor-in-Chief Chronos

Guest:
Hannes Steim, CEO Uhrenfabrik Junghans

Ocotber 28, 2023

COMMUNITY

Community Kick-off

ANEL

Manufactories - a look behind the scenes

Moderation:
Martina Richter, Editor-in-Chief Uhren-Magazin

Guests:
Andreas Hentschel, Owner Hentschel Hamburg
Olivier Schluep, Co-CEO Titoni
Alexander Shorokhov, Owner Alexander Shorokhoff

PANEL

New paths to watch passion

Moderation:
Roger Rüegger, Managing Director USA and Editor-in-Chief WatchTime Magazine USA

Guests:
Florian Bach, Content Creator
Marcus Finger, Owner and Youtuber Uhrenratgeber
Nadine Finger, Team Uhrenratgeber
Christian Schmidt Owner Mr. Nice Watch & Podcast-Host Uhrtalk

PANEL

The fascination of pilot watches - timeless design, interpreted in a modern way

Moderation:
Rüdiger Bucher, Editor-in-Chief Chronos

Guests:
Konrad Damasko, Owner Damasko Uhrenmanufaktur
Simon Hall, Co-CEO Hanhart 1882 GmbH
Jupp Philipp, Owner Fortis Watches AG
Uwe Rücker, CEO Laco Uhrenmanufaktur

Ralf Niebergall, Pilot & Aerobatic master
Nico Niebergall, Aerobatic master

PANEL

The path to your dream watch

Moderation:
Jens Koch, Editor WatchTime Germany

Guests:
Günter Eichberger, Master appraiser for watches and jewellery at the Dorotheum auction house
Mike Linner, General Manager Frankfurt Pletzsch Deiter Juweliere GmbH

October 29, 2023

PANEL

Tips from professionals and (young) watchmakers - What can you still expect from service these days?

Moderation:
Martina Richter, Editor-in-Chief Uhren-Magazin

Guests:
Michael Eberlein, Watchmaker & specialised teacher of at Uhrmachermeisterschule Würzburg
Johannes Imhof, Watchmaker & Graduate of Uhrmachermeisterschule Würzburg

14 Uhr

Diving Watches

Moderation:
Jens Koch, Editor WatchTime Germany

Guests:
Raphael Granito, CEO Formex Swiss Watches
Fuad Medosevic, Key Account Manager Garmin DACH
Simone Richter, Head of Marketing Sinn Spezialuhren

15 Uhr I PANEL

What makes a watch community?

Moderation:
Roger Rüegger, Managing Director USA and Editor-in-Chief WatchTime Magazine USA

Guests:
Harry Liebling, Host Lieblingstalk
Gian-Luca Raducanu, Streamer WatchRagazzi
Martin & Markus Schäfer Co-CEOs Watch Club Düsseldorf

WatchTime Düsseldorf is kindly supported by

News

WatchTime Düsseldorf: Das waren unsere Highlights

Viel Community, eine große Vielfalt und jede Menge Uhren – das hat die Redaktion und das WatchTime-Team bei der WatchTime Düsseldorf begeistert

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Das war die WatchTime Düsseldorf 2023

Deutschlands größte Uhrenshow ist zu Ende und das waren die besten Momente der Messe mit über 40 Ausstellern.

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WatchTime Düsseldorf 2023: Tag #3

Auch am dritten und letzten Tag war die WatchTime Düsseldorf sehr gut besucht, die Stände der Aussteller genauso wie die Panels im Rahmenprogram.

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WatchTime Düsseldorf 2023: Tag #2

Der zweite Tag der WatchTime Düsseldorf 2023 zog zahlreiche Besucher an. Es gab zudem gut besuchte Panel-Diskussionen zu unterschiedlichen Themen.

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Arrival & Opening Hours

Openin Hours:

WatchTime Düsseldorf 2023 will take place in Düsseldorf.

Oct. 25, 2024

Oct. 26, 2024

Oct. 27, 2024

Plan you trip:

Düsseldorf

Via train:
Via Düsseldorf Main Station (Konrad-Adenauer-Platz 14, 40210 Düsseldorf).

Via Plane:
Via Düsseldorf Airport (approx. 8 kilometers from the city centre).