OmniAir Consortium is the leading industry association promoting interoperability and certification for connected vehicles, ITS, and transportation payment systems. OmniAir’s membership includes public agencies, private companies, research institutions, and independent test labs. Hosted by Dekra Spain, focused on safety vehicles, OmniAir will hold its first European Plugfest in Malaga, between September Monday 30th and October Friday 4th.

The celebration will be held at Caterpillar Malaga Demostration & Learning Center. This location provides all facilities needed such as 220-seat auditorium, audiovisual equipment, a big field for product demonstration and machine operation.

OmniAir Plugfest are the premier testing event for connected vehicles. Technical and policy international experts will discuss about several topics as global interoperability, cybersecurity, safety applications or sustainable transportation options. There will be representatives from the Spanish Government, and local industry leaders along with connected mobility experts, and researchers, from world.

Apart from conferences, this week is coming plenty of activities, providing opportunities to test V2X devices, in both lab and field environments, with leading laboratories and test equipment providers from around the world. Also, participants will be able to take advantage of state-of-the-art testing at DEKRA’S test track and host facilities. Their track includes real and simulated infrastructure elements and vehicles, as well as replicas of elements that interact with devices during testing. The Southwest Research Institute test tool will be used to evaluate devices for BSM performance and location accuracy.


Malaga is recognized as one of the world most sustainable cities, is used to held sustainable and technological events such as Greencities or  The New Tech Observatory  that is why one more time, the city is choose to celebrate this kind of event. As many people is coming from around world for many days, they will discover our city, through the event website you can find all information needed prior the event such as restaurants, hotels, weather or tours.