MEDICA – World Forum for Medicine

Logo MEDICA

12 – 15 November 2018
Düsseldorf, Germany

General information

Established

1969

Organiser

Messe Düsseldorf GmbH

1,056

1,024

Project management

Paolo Bonvecchio
Christian Bigge
Claudio Bucchi
Vanessa Klein
Carolin Krebs
Udo Wiemann

3,921

4,095

Contact

Paolo Bonvecchio
BonvecchioP@messe-duesseldorf.de
Phone: +49 211 4560 483

70

70

Staging cycle

Annual

130,123

127,781

Venue

Exhibition Centre and Congress Center
Düsseldorf, Germany

116,738

115,004

Co-located exhibition

116,738

115,004

Website

130,123

127,781

Foto: North Entrance of the Düsseldorf Fairgrounds with many visitors
People in the midst of discussion in the trade fair halls
Foto: Keynote speaker at MEDICA MEDICINE + SPORTS CONFERENCE
Foto: Wearable technologies - woman wearing an electrode cap
Foto: Visitors in a trade fair hall
Foto: Two visitors in front of a forum agenda poster
Foto: Wearable technologies - tablet PC displaying medical statistics and graphs
Foto: Red stage of MEDICA HEALTH IT FORUM with speakers and audience
Foto: MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM with speaker and audience
Foto: People in the midst of discussion

Visitor target groups

Main product categories

Statistics

Total exhibitors
Total net exhibitionarea qm
Total visitors 2016 til 2018

Economic data for Germany

Outline data (Source: Statistisches Bundesamt)

Number of inhabitants (million)

82.7 (2017)

Population increase (% p.a.)

-0.2 (2017)

Average life expectancy at birth (years)

80.5 (2014)

Proportion of health expenditure to GDP (%)

11.3 (2015)

Doctors / 100,000 inhabitants

413 (2015)

Hospital beds / 100,000 inhabitants

611 (2015)

Market data for “Medical Technology”

in euro millions (2017)

Market volume

29,930

Export

19,080

Key economic data 2016 to 2018*

GDP 2016-2018
Gross capital investment 2016–2018
Export (only goods) 2016–2018