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LOPEC is very successful, attracting trade show and conference visitors every year from the industry’s various sectors. The mix of visitors is of very high quality. They come from all over the world, with more than half coming from abroad. Furthermore, the majority of visitors are decision makers.

Visitor / exhibitor profiles
Visitor / exhibitor surveys

Visitor / exhibitor profiles

These are the success figures of LOPEC 2022, which could be held live in Munich for the first time after 2019:

  • 158 exhibitors from 22 countries*.
  • More than 1,850 visitors from 36 countries, more than 800 of them also attend the LOPEC Conference.*
  • More than 180 conference presentations from 31 countries*.

The vast majority of the visitors were key decision makers: 86 percent stated that they had direct influence on the decisions made within their company. 99 percent of the visitors stated: The improtance of LOPEC persits or continues to grow. 97 percent intend to visit LOPEC again in 2023. Among exhibitors, this figure is even somewhat higher, as 99 percent plan to exhibit at LOPEC again in 2023.**

*FKM-certified trade fair data. More information at www.fkm.de

**Foundation: independent exhibitor and visitor survey by Gelszus Messe-Marktforschung GmbH

Visitior countries

Top 10 countries besides Germany

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

The impressive range of LOPEC visitors is also reflected in the number of different industrial sectors that they represent. LOPEC is without a doubt the trade fair for the printed electronics industry where researchers, specialists, and users come together and discuss ideas.

Origin of visitors

Visitor / exhibitor surveys

Each year we ask LOPEC exhibitors and visitors to evaluate the trade fair and the conference so that we can find out exactly how we can improve.

Here is a breakdown of the results of the 2022 survey carried out by the independent research institute “Gelzus Messe-Marktforschung GmbH”.

The key results at a glance

Trade fair—rating by visitors

Trade fair—rating by exhibitors

Conference—rating by participants

Top reason for attending: Establishing new business partnerships

The main purpose of LOPEC is to foster new potential business partnerships. At LOPEC 2022, which was able to take place on site and live again for the first time after 2019, it was important for both exhibitors and visitors to also develop existing business relationships. This was achieved particularly well at LOPEC 2022, with 93 percent of exhibitors and even 99 percent of visitors stating that they had achieved this goal excellently, very well or well.

Visitors interest and evaluation of the presented sectors

LOPEC's unique strength is its comprehensive range, covering not only materials and manufacturing processes, but also applications, devices, and services. Trade fair participants very much value this broad selection of sectors.

LOPEC: The world´s leading platform

As the leading global platform, LOPEC provides support in every aspect of the industry, from research to application.

At a glance
Topics and products

A comprehensive range of topics and innovative products. Here, the entire value chain is represented.

Exhibition sectors
In focus

In-depth insights by focusing on industries which currently play a crucial role in the world of printed electronics.

Focus topics