MEDICA Düsseldorf

11. - 14. November 2024 | World leading trade fair for medica

The MEDICA in Düsseldorf is an international trade fair specializing in fields such as medical technology, electromedicine, laboratory equipment, diagnostics, physiotherapy, orthopedic technology, and consumable goods. It is considered a leading global fair of its kind. Since its inception in 1970, it has evolved into an indispensable event for professionals in the medical sector. Organized by Messe Düsseldorf GmbH, MEDICA traditionally takes place every year in November, attracting experts, innovators, and professionals from the global medical industry..

As a central marketplace, MEDICA showcases innovative products and systems that significantly contribute to increasing efficiency and improving the quality of patient care worldwide. The fair owes its ongoing relevance and popularity to its consistent responsiveness to rising life expectancies, medical advancements, and the growing health consciousness of society. This adaptability is reflected in the continual demand for the latest treatment methods and solutions presented at the event.

The fair covers a wide range of topics, including imaging and diagnostics, medical equipment, laboratory equipment, diagnostics, physiotherapy, orthopedic technology, consumables, IT solutions, and medical services and publications. Thus, it provides a comprehensive insight into the latest technologies and trends in the medical industry.

A characteristic feature of MEDICA is the accompanying conferences and forums, which are an integral part of the fair's program. These augment the trade fair with current scientific findings and discussions, offering participants additional opportunities for knowledge exchange and networking. Particularly noteworthy is the concurrent hosting of COMPAMED, the world's largest supplier fair for medical products, complementing the process chain of medical products and technologies.

The event is held at the Düsseldorf Fairgrounds, a modern and easily accessible venue known for its extensive facilities and capacity to accommodate major events like this.

In summary, MEDICA is a comprehensive, interactive event that unites professionals from the entire health industry. It provides a platform for exchanging knowledge and ideas, promotes the introduction of new products and technologies, and fosters partnerships that transcend national borders and disciplines.

The MEDICA will take place on 4 days from Monday, 11. November to Thursday, 14. November 2024 in Düsseldorf.

In 176 days
11.11.2024 - 14.11.2024*
Monday - Thursday, 4 days
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Fair location:

Messe Düsseldorf,
Stockumer Kirchstr. 61, 40474 Düsseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany


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Fair organizer
Messe Düsseldorf GmbH
Stockumer Kirchstr. 61
40474 Düsseldorf, Germany
Tel: +49 (0)211 456001
Fax: +49 (0)211 4560668
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Past editions:
  • 13. - 16. November 2023
  • 14. - 17. November 2022
  • 15. - 18. November 2021
  • 16. - 19. November 2020
  • 18. - 21. November 2019
    • 5598 exhibitors from 68 countries
    • 121369 visitors
  • 12. - 15. November 2018
    • 5273 exhibitors from 66 countries
    • 120000 visitors
  • 13. - 16. November 2017
    • 5148 exhibitors from 66 countries
    • 123500 visitors
  • 14. - 17. November 2016
    • 5891 exhibitors
    • 117900 visitors
  • 16. - 19. November 2015
    • 4977 exhibitors
    • 130123 visitors
  • 12. - 15. November 2014
    • 4831 exhibitors
    • 130000 visitors
  • 20. - 23. November 2013
    • 5367 exhibitors from 70 countries
    • 132000 visitors
  • 14. - 17. November 2012
    • 5236 exhibitors from 66 countries
    • 126500 visitors
  • 16. - 19. November 2011
    • 5237 exhibitors from 65 countries
    • 130600 visitors

Fair location:

Messe Düsseldorf,
Stockumer Kirchstr. 61, 40474 Düsseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany


for trade fair date in Düsseldorf

Product groups: acupuncture, analyzers, anesthesia machines, bandages, catheters, centrifuges, compression therapy equipment, computer tomography, cytology, devices for image documentation, diagnostics, disinfection equipment, disinfection equipment, disposal systems, electromedical equipment, emergency cases, emergency medicine, emergency rooms, fiber optic devices, filtration systems, first aid equipment, hematology, histology, hospital, hot air systems, incubators, incubators, intensive care, laboratory equipment, laser surgery equipment, life saving equipment, medical cases, medical devices, microbiology, microscopes, microtomes, nuclear medicine, nursing facilities, occupational therapy equipment transport vehicles for handicapped, orthopedic technology, osmometer, oxygen equipment, portable lights, pulmonary function equipment, rails, recycling systems, rehabilitation equipment, rescue equipment, rotary evaporator, sterilization equipment, surgical dressings, surgical instruments, surgical tables, surgical technique, training equipment, ventilators, visual aids, X-ray machines, …

Disclaimer: No responsibility is taken for the correctness of this information. Errors and alterations excepted! Fair dates and exhibition sites are subject to change by the respective trade fair organiser.


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Where does the MEDICA taking place?
The MEDICA fair takes place in Düsseldorf, at the Messe Düsseldorf.

When is the MEDICA taking place?
Visit the MEDICA from 11. - 14. November 2024.

How often does the MEDICA take place?
The MEDICA takes place annually.

What kind of fair is the MEDICA?
The MEDICA is an exhibition for Medical Industry, Pharma and Medicals.