Fact and figures of LOPEC

Every year LOPEC attracts trade fair and congress visitors from a wide range of industry sectors. The visitor mix is of high quality. They are international and mainly decision makers.

These are the success figures of LOPEC 2024:


exhibitors from 28 countries


visitors from 48 countries/regions


international participants


conference presentations from 23 countries

The following information refers to LOPEC 2023, current data for LOPEC 2024 will follow shortly.

Visiting countries

Top 10 countries besides Germany:

  1. France
  2. Austria
  3. Spain
  4. Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  5. Finland
  6. The Netherlands
  7. Italy
  8. USA
  9. Switzerland
  10. Portugal

Origin of trade fair and conference visitors

LOPEC 2023 once again proved its international appeal. 55% of the visitors came from abroad.

Visitor / exhibitor surveys

Every year we ask LOPEC exhibitors and visitors to rate the trade fair and the congress. We want to know what we can improve.

Here are the results of the 2023 survey carried out by the independent market research institute "Gelzus Messe-Marktforschung GmbH":

The key results at a glance

Exhibitor satisfaction increased from 95 to 98 percent compared to the previous two events. 99 percent of visitors would recommend a visit to LOPEC to others.

Trade fair—rating by visitors

Visitors are satisfied and particularly praise the internationality of the exhibitors and the completeness of the offer.

Trade fair—rating by exhibitors

Exhibitors praised the quality and internationality of the visitors.

Conference—rating by participants

The topicality of the presentations and the quality of the speakers were particularly appreciated by the conference participants.

Top reason for attending: Establishing new business partnerships

LOPEC is all about building new business relationships. Maintaining existing business relationships was also important for exhibitors and visitors at LOPEC 2023. This was particularly successful: 93 percent of visitors and even 97 percent of exhibitors said they had achieved this goal "excellently", "very well" or "well".

Visitors interest and evaluation of the presented sectors

The materials area attracted the most visitors and, together with the services area, was also the best rated at LOPEC 2023.

Visitors from all industries

The highly qualified and international visitors to LOPEC 2023 came from all sectors. An excerpt:

3M ► Airbus ► AkzoNobel ► OSRAM ► Atomic ► AUDI ► BASF ► BMW ► Bosch ► Ericsson ► EssilorLuxottica ► GE Health ► General Electric ► Gore ► Hella ► Hilti ► Honda ► Huawei ► Infineon ► KraussMaffei ► LEGO ► Logitech ► MAGNA ► Mahle ► MIT ► Mercedes-Benz ► Mitsubishi ► Nokia ► Panasonic ► Pirelli ► Polar ► Porsche ► Pepperl+ Fuchs ► Phoenix Contact ► Qualcomm ► Rohde & Schwarz ► Schott ► Seiko Epson ► Siemens ► Tetra Pak ► Toray ► Valeo ► Webasto

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Exhibitor and visitor structure and survey figures: Independent exhibitor and visitor survey by Gelzus Messe-Marktforschung GmbH.