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Fact and figures of LOPEC 2023

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 2023:

The vast majority of the visitors were key decision makers: 86 percent said they were directly involved in decision making at their company. 99 percent of visitors said the importance of LOPEC remains or increases. 98 percent intend to visit LOPEC again in 2024. This figure is the same for exhibitors: 98 percent also intend to exhibit at LOPEC in 2024.


exhibitors from 25 countries


visitors from 43 countries/regions


international participants


conference presentations from 22 countries

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 congress visitors


55 %


45 %

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

„excellent “/„very good “/„good“

98 %

Exhibitors–Would recommend LOPEC to others

99 %

Visitors–Would recommend LOPEC to others

99 %

Visitors–Importance of LOPEC same/growing

99 %

Trade fair—rating by visitors

Share of international exhibitors

96 %

Completeness/breadth of offering

96 %

Trade fair—rating by exhibitors

Quality of visitors

96 %

International key trade fair/leadership role in industry

95 %

Participation benefits

98 %

Conference—rating by participants

Structure/composition of the program

94 %

Topicality of the lecture content

98 %

Quality of the speakers

97 %

Practical relevance

94 %

Top reason for attending: Establishing new business partnerships

Goal achievement exhibitors

94 %

Goal achievement visitors

92 %

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

InterestAims achieved „excellent “ /„very good “/„good“


76 %

97 %

Manufacturing processes

70 %

96 %


69 %

92 %

Electronics manufacturing, assembly and packaging technology, systems integration

47 %

95 %


39 %

99 %

Inspection and test systems

22 %

92 %


21 %

96 %

FKM certified trade show data. More about FKM at www.fkm.de

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

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