The VDMA Materials Handling and Intralogistics Sector Association is sponsor of the International Forklift Truck of the Year (IFOY).
CeMAT, the world's leading fair for intralogistics, is an exclusive IFOY partner and the platform for the award presentation.
Messe München with its trade fairs transport logistic, bauma and IFAT is official IFOY partner and host of the Test Days 2017.
CHEP is official partner of the IFOY Award.
Fronius International GmbH is official partner of the IFOY Award.
IFOY specialist advisory committee
Stakeholders of the market
The specialist advisory committee advises the IFOY organisation on technical and content-related matters. The members of the committee represent the international manufacturers, associations and organisations. Its specialised expertise and opinion may be requested by the Executive Jury Chairperson in the name of the jury.
The specialist advisory committee is not involved in the selection process or in the day-to-day business of the organisation.
Prof. Dr. Rainer Bruns
PROF. MACHINE ELEMENTS AND TECHNICAL LOGISTICS HSU HAMBURG
CROWN GABELSTAPLER GMBH & CO. KG DIRECTOR MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS EMEA
HEAD OF ADVERTISING AND BRAND
Prof. Dr. Michael ten Hompel
MANAGING DIRECTOR FRAUNHOFER IML AND TU DORTMUND CHAIR MATERIALS HANDLING AND WAREHOUSING