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30/11/2016“Together we are strong” – this slogan describes the lively atmosphere and intensive programme of events at COMPAMED 2016 in Düsseldorf (14 – 17 November) perfectly.
18/11/2016A perennial highlight of MEDICA, the world’s leading medical trade fair, is the MEDICA App COMPETITION. Development teams from all over the world compete in a challenge to create the “Best Medical Mobile Solution”. This year, the victor was “Up Right”, a combination of an app and a wearable from a development team from Israel.
17/11/2016Once again, the world’s biggest medical trade fair MEDICA and the leading international supplier trade fair COMPAMED, which take place in Düsseldorf, have provided a powerful stimulus for the international medical technology industry.
09/11/2016Decision makers from all sectors of the international health industry meet again in Düsseldorf from Monday to Thursday. The world’s biggest medical trade fair, MEDICA 2016, and COMPAMED 2016, as the international leading trade fair for suppliers of the medical technology industry, take place from 14 to 17 November.
19/10/2016When 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, 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.
28/09/2016How are people responding to this innovation? In her presentation entitled ‘x-Health’, Prof. Dr Britta Böckmann, Information Sciences and Medical Information Sciences at Dortmund's University of Applied Sciences, will be looking into how current developments in the health sector could be focused on people and their needs.
06/10/2016Digital healthcare solutions deliver progress. What sounds trite on the one hand deserves a more differentiated consideration on the other. On each day of the fair, the MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM – to be staged within the scope of MEDICA 2016 will be looking at what the networked future of healthcare will look like.
26/09/2016“Digitisation presents great opportunities for the healthcare sector in an increasingly ageing society in which a growing number people suffer from chronic illnesses. Digitisation can help diseases to be detected earlier, the duration of hospital stays to be reduced and people's mobility to be extended with the aid of tele-medicine, apps or care robots,” writes the German Medical Association.
31/08/2016The 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?
22/08/2016What 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.