Much more than a just a trade fair!
expopharm offers a lot more than just interesting trade fair stands with new products from the healthcare industry. Innovative formats create new ideas. Lectures, guided tours, workshops and activities you can get involved in make expopharm an unparalleled experience and offer you the opportunity to meet other people and network. That enables all visitors to gain a deeper understanding and an interesting perspective on the future of the pharmaceutical industry.
International meeting point
for business and networking
The international meeting point is where importers and exporters from all over the world gather. In an area comprising 300 m², more than 500 exhibitors from 28 countries and 25,000 visitors from 46 countries all over the world have their say.
Exchange of knowledge and ideas
expopharm is more than just a trade fair. That has become clear this year in Düsseldorf with the use of the new format for the sector/industry meeting of the inspirationLab.
The main focus, chosen by pharmacists, was on future challenges that pharmacies will face. Customer loyalty, modern team leadership, staff organisation, start-ups and expectations for the new generation of pharmacists were the focal points.
With the Rhineland Pitch, a competition for young companies, exciting presentations were given by start-ups. This makes the inspirationLab the perfect place to open your eyes to an interdisciplinary exchange of knowledge, ideas and information in 2020.
Highlight: Rheinland – Pitch
The Newcomer Days presented their achievements at the inspirationLab on Wednesday and Thursday.
Young founders had the unique opportunity to present their ideas in front of experts. They were able to meet important partners and to connect with people in the industry. At the same time pharmacists were able to gain, focused on one place at expopharm, inspiring visions for the future!
Rheinland-Pitch: the best Start-Ups 2019
A big stage for the best start-ups: The five most exciting young enterprises: Biomes, adiutaByte, Previondo/Smokify, Medipee, and lamiloo, got the chance to present their businessmodels in the inspirationLab at expopharm on Thursday 26th September 2019. In cooperation with the start-up enterprise Inkubator und Accelerator Startplatz the Rheinland-Pitch expopharm Special was planned. Rheinland-Pitch is the biggest Pitch competition for young enterprises with growth potential in Germany.
Biomes was able to differentiate itself from the other competitors with their contribution to intestinal flora diagnostics. We congratulate the winners Biomes!
Relaxing and exchanging
If you want to continue your exchange, dig deeper into your new found knowledge or just want to relax with a Cappuccino or Espresso after you enjoyed one of the lectures, discussions or workshops at the inspirationLab, the Network Café is the right thing for you. The Café offers the ideal place to network, discuss interesting topics and to take a small break within a busy trade fair day.
Look forward to inspiring chats, exciting new colleagues and really good coffee. We will be looking forward to your visit.
This is the beating heart of pharmacy
pharma-world is the pharmaceutical and scientific heart of expopharm. One of the focal points every year is the excellent range of new lectures, covering topics such as dispensing, cannabis, antibiotics, sleep disorders or urinary tract infections, as well as an exclusive exhibition of products relating to the lectures. This enables you to achieve maximum impact with your communications at the lowest possible cost. Thanks to the combination of product presentations and knowledge transfer, you can reach your target group quickly and directly.
Guided trade fair tours
4 days, 3 trade fair halls, 500 exhibitors and many other relevant topics. To help you stay on track and make sure you see everything you want to, we offer guided tours to help you navigate the fair. These are designed to meet your needs as a pharmacist or pharmacy technician. The tours enable you to obtain first-hand knowledge about the topics that are relevant to your work. An expert guide will show you around the trade fair in a group of about 20 people, stopping to talk to exhibitors who are important to you.
The most important meeting point for pharmacy technicians at expopharm.
The needs and expectations with regard to the consultation quality, as well as the development of expertise which is required of pharmacy technicians, has risen. This is the result of the increased pace in terms of accessible new products, research developments and changes to the group of patients and their needs. At the stand relating to the Pharmacy Technician Forum Live, you have the opportunity to broaden your knowledge and apply it in fun ways. The Pharmacy Technician Forum Live is the networking and meetup opportunity for pharmacy technicians at expopharm.
Workshops and exhibitor seminars
Let’s take a look at the future
The first intense workshop was held in 2019, as well as the extensive and innovative lecture programme. Here, people worked in small groups to find solutions to specific topics, such as digital customer loyalty, dispensing and medical cannabis. The exhibitor seminars are the perfect way to find out about the latest innovative products and services from the manufacturers themselves.
Celebrate and chat in one of the city’s best clubs
expopharm night is the most popular event for networking and exchanging information in a relaxed atmosphere. Exhibitors and visitors can enjoy an evening out together in one of the best clubs in the city, which includes drinks, a buffet and live music.
German Pharmacist Day
It all starts here!
On German Pharmacist Day, on the path to the future is paved at a political level. It is THE date for political topics in the German pharmacy sector. Legal frameworks concerning the pharmaceutical industry and the responsibilities associated with being a pharmacist are discussed here.