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Photo: Inconspicuous and yet highly innovative - implants are high-tech products (© Constanze Tillmann).

The 2024 COMPAMED Innovation Forum: Implant technologies revolutionise medicine


Medical technology implants have revolutionised the healthcare sector. Thanks to miniaturisation and their growing intelligence, small, powerful devices are performing more and more tasks in the human body. “From pacemakers to artificial joints and innovative neurological implants, they offer a wide range of solutions for medical needs”, explains Dr Thomas R. Dietrich.
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Photo: Well-attended final pitch at the MEDICA Start-up COMPETITION (c: Constanze Tillmann).

MEDICA INNOVATION FORUM for the healthcare innovations of the future


By always offering innovations and updating existing programme formats, the internationally leading medical trade fair MEDICA in Düsseldorf has been successful for over half a century and always gives its professional visitors from all over the world a good overview of all the relevant trends and innovations in the healthcare sector.
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Photo: Marius Berlemann will be the new operative managing director of Messe Düsseldorf GmbH from 1 August (Photo: Messe Düsseldorf/ Andreas Wiese).

Management change at Messe Düsseldorf: Marius Berlemann to succeed Erhard Wienkamp


Gathering on May 10, 2024, the Shareholders’ Meeting of Messe Düsseldorf GmbH, presided over by the chairman, Mayor Dr. Stephan Keller, appointed Marius Berlemann (38) as the operative managing director. When he takes on this new role on August 1, Marius Berlemann will succeed Erhard Wienkamp (65), who will retire at the end of July 2024.
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Photo: MEDICA + COMPAMED Düsseldorf (c: Constanze Tillmann).

MEDICA 2024 + COMPAMED 2024: Know-how and innovations for the healthcare business


The healthcare business and the medical technology sector are moving forward with vigour, driven by ever new technical developments. Innovative, digital and connected – this is how the sector persists against challenging framework and market conditions.
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Photo: Strong visitor attendance at MEDICA + COMPAMED in Düsseldorf (© Constanze Tillmann/ Messe Düsseldorf).

MEDICA and COMPAMED: Medical technology business is profiting from strong appeal to international visitors


After four days, MEDICA and COMPAMED in Düsseldorf have impressively confirmed their outstanding positions as platforms for global medical technology business and professional exchange at the highest level. Click here for the detailed final report!
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Photo: MEDICA and COMPAMED are about to start  (© Constanze Tillmann).

MEDICA 2023 + COMPAMED 2023 commence with an increase in bookings and top international participation


An audience of medical professionals from all over the world and from all areas of the healthcare economy will meet again in Düsseldorf from Monday to Thursday (13 – 16 November). This is when the internationally leading medical trade fair MEDICA 2023 will kick off with an unprecedented number of participants including more than 5,300 companies from just under 70 countries.
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Photo: Melody telemedicine tool for remote care of pregnant women (© Constanze Tillmann).

Focus on in-demand “outpatientisation”: How patient care at home becomes a success – interconnected and sustainable


A hundred start-ups and more than 120 high-calibre professional speakers: These are just the “naked” facts which this year’s MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM will present as an established part of the programme at the world’s leading medical trade fair MEDICA 2023 in Düsseldorf from 13 to 16 November, which will feature more than 5.200 participating companies.
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Photo: COMPAMED in Düsseldorf - No. 1 for the supplier sector of the medical technology industry (© Constanze Tillmann).

COMPAMED 2023, between the poles of top innovation and regulation


If you want to see the efficiency of the medical technology industry’s supply sector for yourself, a visit to the leading international industry platform COMPAMED in Düsseldorf is absolutely essential. From 13–16 November 2023, in fully booked out trade fair Halls 8a and 8b, more than 700 exhibiting businesses from around 40 different nations will demonstrate their special know-how.
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Photo: Gematik trade fair stand in the Health IT theme world (© Constanze Tillmann).

When digital transformation hits the reality of healthcare at full speed – Chat GPT can do medicine


In recent years, digitalisation has entered almost every area of daily life. Healthcare is not an exception. As early as the mid-80s, when the history of health IT was really getting started, the internationally leading medical trade fair MEDICA in Düsseldorf featured intensive coverage of the issue in its programme.
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Photo: International expert meeting for trends in sports medicine - the MEDICA MEDICINE + SPORTS CONFERENCE (© Constanze Tillmann).

Innovative diagnostics and the use of AI allow individualised approaches in performance medicine, prevention of injuries and therapy


Top athletes are constantly being measured and analysed, and this includes the use of innovative technologies and methods in diagnostics. The evaluation of the resulting data increasingly uses Artificial Intelligence (AI) which delivers many new insights for individualised training, prevention of injuries, regeneration or rehabilitation.
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