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COMPAMED 2015: The medical technology miniaturising trend marching on – suppliers are offering solutions for various applications


“The success of the COMPAMED can be explained as the result of closely integrating development processes on the part of the suppliers as well as on the part of their customers,” said Joachim Schäfer, managing director of Messe Düsseldorf.
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MEDICA MEDICINE + SPORTS CONFERENCE takes a look into the future: What will sports medicine look like in 2030?


The MEDICA MEDICINE + SPORTS CONFERENCE is an established component within MEDICA in Düsseldorf, which – with 5,000 exhibitors from a good 70 countries – is the world's leading trade fair for the medical sector. The fourth edition of the conference with presentations by top experts will be exploring the future of sports medicine. What will it look like in 2030?
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Statement on COMPAMED 2016 by Joachim Schäfer, Managing Director of Messe Düsseldorf GmbH


What medical breakthroughs will the future bring? Possibly one of the most exciting questions there is. Year by year, the annual conjunction of the world's leading medical trade fair, MEDICA, and COMPAMED, the top international industry platform for medical technology industry suppliers, takes us quite a bit closer to finding the answer.
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Statement on MEDICA 2016 by Joachim Schäfer, Managing Director of Messe Düsseldorf GmbH


Medical technology continues to be a fascinating growth market. There was a very strong phase, particularly at the beginning of the millennium, with enterprises achieving two-digit increases with regard to the sector-wide average over a period of several years in a row.
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10th COMPAMED Spring Convention: expert forum focuses on the megatrend of personalised and individualised medicine


"New insights into the molecular processes of life enhance our understanding of health and disease. Individualised medicine seeks to put those insights to use for all: for tailored prevention, diagnosis and treatment," goes the Federal Ministry of Health and Research's description of individualised medicine, an approach commonly also known as personalised or personal medicine.
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MEDICA 2016 + COMPAMED 2016: Trend barometer of a dynamic market


When top decision-makers in the healthcare business meet in Düsseldorf again in the middle of November at the world's leading medical trade fair, MEDICA 2016, (scheduled date: 14 – 17 November 2016), 5,000 exhibitors from around 70 countries will be presenting themselves once more as partners in unchanged enthusiastic innovation – offering tailored solutions for outpatient and clinical care.
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Messe Düsseldorf bundles its global competence for medical trade fairs under the "umbrella" of MEDICA


Messe Düsseldorf bundles its worldwide competence in carrying out top events for the health industry. With immediate effect, one team under the “umbrella" of the world's largest medicine trade fair, MEDICA, will be driving forward both the global strategy and marketing measures for domestic trade fairs as well as those held abroad.
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At MEDICA 2016, the “T5 CAREER FORUM” is going to start


The trend can no longer be overlooked. Many employers in the field of medical technology complain of a lack of experts and managers in the case of engineers, scientists, and IT specialists. There is a lack of candidates with and without professional experience.
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COMPAMED profits from the new set of days and from being completely parallel to the MEDICA


The COMPAMED in Düsseldorf, the leading international trade fair for suppliers of medical technology took place from 16 to 19 November 2015, for the first time over a period of four days (Monday to Thursday) and was therefore completely parallel to the world's largest medical trade fair, MEDICA.
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The new set of dates for the MEDICA and COMPAMED have been widely approved – the federal government shows its impressive presence


The new set of dates running from Monday to Thursday has been widely accepted by the specialist visitors of the world’s largest medical trade fair, the MEDICA 2015, as well as the specialist supplier trade fair, COMPAMED 2015, being held in parallel. Both were well received right from the start this year.
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