We were pleased to host the new Skill Additive Manufacturing of the WorldSkills Competition 2022 Special Edition from October 13-16, 2022 in Soest, at the University of Applied Sciences Südwestfalen.

Photos Opening Ceremony >> Photos of Competition >>


Livestream of the Closing Ceremony

Livestream of Competition Day 3

Livestream of the Opening Ceremony

The participating nations of Skill Additive Manufacturing were:

  • China
  • Germany
  • India
  • Singapore

Partners and Sponsors

Thanks to all of our Partners, Funders and Sponsors of Skill Additive Manufacturing.

Venue address

Fachhochschule Südwestfalen
Standort Soest
Lübecker Ring 2
59494 Soest

Access routes:

By car:
Via the A44, B229 and B475

By train:
By regional train from Dortmund and Paderborn, several times a day by IC from Hamm and Kassel and once a day by ICE from Munich, Düsseldorf and Dresden.

By plane:
Dortmund and Paderborn airports are only a 30-minute drive away. Münster/ Osnabrück: 1 hour by car.

Important things about the city of Soest

City Size:

85,81 km²


47.929 (2021)

Facts to impress:

The historic high bunker in Lütgengrandweg, which was built at the end of the Second World War, is home to the LiebesLeben_Museum. The museum has made it its social and political mission to provide comprehensive knowledge about love lives and to educate people to live freely and openly with each other in community.

Leonberg is one of the oldest towns in Württemberg.

Top 3 sights:


Castle Yard Museum

Chapel of Brunstein

Pond mill in Soest (Foto: Gero Sliwa)