22.02.2019Since 1 October 2018, Wolfram Diener has been Managing Director of Messe Düsseldorf. His responsibilities include MEDICA, amongst other things. In a conversation with the editorial staff, he describes his first impressions and speaks about current changes and future prospects.
24.01.2019The planning stage for MEDICA 2019 in Düsseldorf has well and truly kicked off, and exhibitor registrations are flooding in. Based on current industry trends and a lot of personal chats with exhibitors, this internationally leading medical trade fair will have a completely new look at its next edition (18 - 21 November 2019), with a new structural layout for arranging the themes over the halls.
30.11.2018It’s been a well-known secret for ages: Anyone that wants to know what the future holds in store in terms of innovation in medical care should take a look at the new products and achievements of the suppliers of the medical technology industry.
26.11.2018Is is possible to discover cardiac arrhythmias via a smartphone's camera? It is! Using the “FibriCheck” app. This innovation by the start-up of the same name jumped into first place at this year’s MEDICA App COMPETITION, the competition that honours the best health app solutions as part of the world’s largest medical trade fair MEDICA in Düsseldorf (run time 2018: 12 to 15 November).
15.11.2018Once again, decision makers of the international healthcare industry were “spoiled for choice” when it came to the themes at the world’s largest medical trade fair MEDICA and the internationally leading supplier trade fair COMPAMED in Düsseldorf. On the four days of the fair, around 120,000 visitors enjoyed an offer that was more extensive and international than ever before.
08.11.2018Over the coming weeks, the most prominent date for decision-makers from all sections of the international healthcare industry approaches once more. They have had it marked indelibly in their diaries and have been looking forward to travelling to it for the entire year.