In industrial manufacturing digitization and networked production are at the forefront. Among other things, you will find solutions from the area of robotics, from material handling to human-machine interaction to the user interface, cloud-based data management, standardization and interfaces as well as augmented and virtual reality. Digitalization also offers great opportunities for SMEs, both in the increasing individualization of customer projects and in the implementation of complete concepts. In forestry technology the digital focus is on networked machinery and tracking the flow of goods, wood flow control, the use of VR glasses for machine control and apps for various activities in the forest. The topic of IT security runs through all exhibition areas as an overall aspect. Focus Topics LIGNA.21 The following special formats reflect the focus topic at the upcoming LIGNA: Guided Tours | LIGNA.Forum | Special presentations and joint stands on individual fields of application