Frequently asked questions

All useful information to visit SIMA

  1. 1 Visitor badge
  2. 2 Useful info
  3. 3 Exhibitor list
  4. 4 SIMA floor plan

1. Visitor badge

How much is the entrance fee? Fermer

Get a discount when ordering your badge online and skip the queues at the entrance!

  • Visitor price: 30€ incl. VAT
  • Group of visitors (10 people minimum): 25€ incl. VAT per visitor
  • Student / group of students: free

At the entrance of the show:

  • Visitor price: 40€ incl. VAT
  • Student / group of students: 40€ incl. VAT


As SIMA is a professional trade show, there is no special fee for children. 12 year old children and younger children don't need any badge to enter the show.

I have a promo code or an invitation card, how do I use it? Fermer

Enter your invitation card number or promo code on the online badge request to get your free badge.
You will need your badge to enter the show.

I'm from outside France, how do I get an invitation letter for my visa request? Fermer

The online badge order procedure includes a section in which you can ask for an invitation letter to enclose with your visa request.

For further information contact your country's SIMA office.

If your country is not listed, please contact Margaux Lemarchand by email: [email protected]

Are children allowed? Fermer

Children are allowed, but as SIMA is a professional trade show, there is no service dedicated to children during the show (kindergarten, playground...).
There is no special rate for children, however children aged 12 or under 12 don't need any badge to get to the show.

2. Useful info

When will SIMA be held? Fermer

SIMA will be held from Sunday 24 to Thursday 28 February 2019 (from 8.30am to 6.00pm) at parc des expositions de Paris Nord Villepinte.

How do I book an accomodation at preferential rate? Fermer

Benefit from preferential rates on your hotel booking thanks to our partner b network

Is there a cloakroom? Fermer

Cloakrooms are available at the entrance of halls 2, 3, 5a and 6

  • Coat: 2 €
  • Small bag: 3 €
  • Luggage: 4 €

Special rate on your flight with AIR FRANCE KLM Fermer

Attractive discounts, up to -15%, on a wide range of public fares on all AIR FRANCE, KLM and their code-shared flights worldwide.

  • Event: SIMA 2019
  • ID Code: 33546AF
  • Travel Valid Period: 19/02/2019 to 05/03/2019
  • Event location: PARIS

More information

What are the car parks rates? Fermer

  • from 0 to 3 hours:0,80 € / 15min
  • from 3h01 to 6 hours: 0,70€ / 15 min
  • from 6h01 to 7 hours: 0,40€ / 15 min
  • from the 8th to the 24th hour: 20€
  • every additional 24-hour interval: 20€
  • Bus: 40€ / day

3. Exhibitor list

How do I get the exhibitor catalogue? Fermer


  • You can order a catalogue online together with your badge.
    Price of the catalogue: 20€ incl. VAT
    Show your badge at a reception desk to claim your catalogue.

During the show

  • The catalogue will be sold 25€ incl. VAT at the show entrances

4. SIMA floor plan