CODESYS Users Conference Germany

The CODESYS Users Conference is the established annual user meeting for the leading hardware-independent IEC 61131-3 automation software CODESYS. Specialists from the CODESYS Group present new developments and useful features. In 2020 the Conference will focus on the topic "Best Practice & Usability".

Date 2020

Location Date Location
Fulda Thursday, May 07, 2020 Hotel Esperanto
Kongress- und Kulturzentrum Fulda

Esperantoplatz, 36037 Fulda
Tel: +49-661-24291-0


The CODESYS Users Conference is the must-attend event for users of the IEC 61131-3 automation software CODESYS. Specialists from the CODESYS Group will present new developments and features as well as useful tips & tricks - live, compact, with high practical benefits.

All presentations and product demonstrations shown are based on the latest version of CODESYS.

The lectures are held in plenary session.

Start: 09.00 a.m.
End: approx. 05.15 p.m.
Language: German
Participation fee:

275,- €

(Fee incl. documentation, lunch and conference beverages, excl. parking fees.
All prices plus VAT if applicable.)

As usual, the conference visitors can inform themselves about CODESYS-compatible devices ( at the accompanying Table Top Show.

The conference is aimed at giving CODESYS beginners a detailed overview of the functionality available, and at the same time showing experienced users an easier and faster approach for their automation tasks.

The registration deadline for participation is April 23, 2020.

Please note that an early registration is recommended, as the demand for participation is high. The tickets will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis. The CODESYS Group reserves the right to cancel the event at short notice if the number of participants is too low.

CODESYS Users Conference 2020: Best Practice & Usability

The CODESYS Users Conference 2020 will focus on the usability functions of the IEC 61131-3 automation suite CODESYS. We will show you how to make full use of the powerful functionality of the tool and how to implement typical tasks even more efficiently. In addition to the specialists from the CODESYS Group, independent experts will also be present this year to present best-practice examples from the field. 

Agenda 2020

More efficiency in engineering: New usability features.

Symbol sets: Publish your data in a targeted way.

Visualization: Solutions to everyday tasks

Visualization: Solutions to everyday tasks

Library development: Best practice

Multicore: Strategies, use cases, best practice

Best practice by experts: Tips from CODESYS System Partners

  • ScriptEngine: Boost your automation – dynamic project engineering with Python scripts
    3S-Systems GmbH
  • Many technologies for one application: Call your cocktails
    mrm² automatisierungstechnik gmbh
  • Efficient use of Data Unit Types for reducing programming errors and optimizing team work… or: Bit-picking for beginners
    REINHOLZ Software & Technology GmbH

Extended diagnostics and other new fieldbus functions

Data exchange: What is possible?

License handling: Advice from a CODESYS-Trainer

Industry 4.0: Benefit now!


Roland Wagner

Head of Product Marketing, CODESYS Group

Roland Wagner has worked at 3S-Smart Software Solutions GmbH since 1999. He is currently responsible for product marketing in the company. With his frequent participation at conferences and lecture events, including numerous publications in technical journals, he is a well-known speaker and author in professional automation circles. His CODESYS seminars are distinguished by their high degree of practical relevance and wide range of technical knowledge.

Martin Decker

Product Marketing, CODESYS Group

Dipl.-Phys. (Univ.) Martin Decker describes and presents the products and functions of the IEC-61131-3 automation software CODESYS with a broad understanding of industrial automation.

Ralph Holz

Trainer, CODESYS Group

Since 2006, Ralph Holz has been responsible for trainings at 3S-Smart Software Solutions, covering every aspect of CODESYS. With his many years of professional experience, Ralph Holz possesses profound technical expertise of both CODESYS and numerous application possibilities. His CODESYS seminars are distinguished by their practical relevance and numerous project examples that he uses to illustrate points to his training participants.

Patrick Rohloff

Trainer, CODESYS Group

Patrick Rohloff has over 10 years of experience as a trainer with a primary focus on automation. Since 2008, he has been responsible for designing and performing CODESYS trainings at 3S-Smart Software Solutions. Customers benefit from his comprehensive technical knowledge and his innovative approaches to solving problems, which he also enjoys developing individually with his training participants.


Table Top Show

As usual, the Table Top Show will give participants the opportunity to get the latest information on devices compatible with CODESYS. All device manufacturers having a direct customer relationship with 3S-Smart Software Solutions can present their products at the Table Top Show accompanying the CODESYS Users Conference. If you are interested, please find more information in the CODESYS customer portal.