OTWorld

International Trade Show and World Congress

Venue

MessegeländeLeipzigGermany

Dates

14/05/-17/05/202419/05/-22/05/2026Interval: every two yearsfounded in: 1973

Organiser

Leipziger Messe GmbH Messe-Allee 104356 LeipzigGermanyFon: +49 341 678-0Fax: +49 341 678-8762info@leipziger-messe.dehttp://www.leipziger-messe.de
Project teamFon: +49 341 678-8232info@ot-world.comhttp://www.ot-world.com
confairmed Gesellschaft für Congressmanagement mbh Reinoldistraße 7-944135 DortmundGermanyFon: +49 231 557050-80Fax: +49 231 557050-88info@confairmed.dehttp://www.confairmed.de
Project teamFon: +49 231 5570-5083Fax: +49 231 5570-5088congress@ot-world.comhttp://www.ot-world.com

Supporter/sponsor

Bundesinnungsverband für Orthopädie-Technik e.V.

The current key figures are FKM-certified.

Statistics

figures5/20165/20185/20221)
FKM certification
Space (m²)
space (gross)44.00041.00039.400
space (net)18.46018.21116.370
Special show space1.15078482
Exhibitor stand space17.31018.13315.888
hall space17.31018.13315.678
domestic12.12112.14710.815
foreign5.1895.9864.863
open air00210
domestic00210
foreign000
Exhibitor figures
Exhibitors539576434
domestic281270214
foreign258306220
other represented firms000
Visitor figures
Visitors (number of admissions)21.25921.13316.282
domestic13.861*13.736*11.658*
foreign7.398*7.397*4.624*
* = determined by a representative survey
1) To evaluate the key figures: Exhibition was held during the Corona Pandemic, which started in January 2020.
Exhibitors profile

Origin of exhibitors 2022 from 36 countries
Argentina: 1; Australia: 2; Austria: 6; Belgium: 10; Bulgaria: 1; Canada: 7; Chile: 1; Croatia: 1; Czechia: 3; Denmark: 4; Finland: 1; France: 19; Germany: 214; Hungary: 3; Ireland: 1; Israel: 1; Italy: 15; Jordan: 1; Korea, Republic: 2; Latvia: 1; Lithuania: 3; Mexico: 2; Netherlands: 19; Norway: 1; Poland: 10; Portugal: 1; Rwanda: 1; San Marino: 1; Spain: 18; Sweden: 8; Switzerland: 10; Taiwan: 3; Türkiye: 24; Ukraine: 1; United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland: 15; United States of America: 23

FKM Trade visitors profile 2022
Visitors total (number of entries)16.282Proportion of trade visitors96 %
Open all information
Origin according to federal states
Total Germany (%)71
of which
Nielsen 115
  • Bremen0
  • Hamburg1
  • Lower Saxony11
  • Schleswig-Holstein2
Nielsen 213
  • North Rhine-Westphalia13
Nielsen 3a8
  • Hesse5
  • Rhineland-Palatinate2
  • Saarland1
Nielsen 3b12
  • Baden-Württemberg12
Nielsen 412
  • Bavaria12
Nielsen 5+617
  • Berlin6
  • Brandenburg3
  • Mecklenburg-West Pommerania3
  • Saxony-Anhalt4
Nielsen 724
  • Saxony15
  • Thuringia8
Economic sector
Economic sector (%)
  • Orthopaedic companies49
  • Sanitary specialist trade10
  • Orthopaedic shoe companies8
  • Medical technical specialised trade2
  • Social services2
  • Hospital2
  • University/academy/ polytechnic2
  • Rehabilitation systems companies2
  • Therapeutical practice1
  • Prophylaxis and rehabilitation facilities1
  • Vocational school/technical college1
  • Association, society, self-help group1
  • Other6
  • Student11
  • Other not gainfully employed1
Professional position
Professional position (%)
  • Entrepreneur, co-owner, freelancer14
  • Managing director, board member, head of an authority etc.6
  • Area manager, works manager, plant manager, branch manager, head of public office9
  • Department head, group head, team leader14
  • Other salaried staff, civil servant, skilled worker33
  • Lecturer, teacher1
  • Trainee8
  • Other position2
  • Student11
  • Other not gainfully employed1
Area of responsibility
Area of responsibility (%)
  • Management16
  • Research and development, design/construction7
  • Manufacturing, production, quality control30
  • Buying/procurement3
  • Finance/accounting, controlling2
  • Information and communication technology2
  • Personnel administration, administration1
  • Sales13
  • Marketing, advertising, PR2
  • Logistics: material management, storage, transport0
  • Maintenance/repairs1
  • Other area11
  • Student11
  • Other not gainfully employed1
Origin by km
Distance to home (%)
  • up to 50 km5
  • more than 50 km up to 100 km8
  • more than 100 km up to 300 km27
  • over 300 km60
Origin by continents
Foreign origin total (%)29
of which
  • EU66
  • Other european countries15
  • Africa4
  • North America3
  • South and Central America4
  • Middle East4
  • South-, East-, Central Asia2
  • Australia/Oceania1
Origin by countries
Countries with the highest visitor shares (%)
  • Belgium12
  • Netherlands11
  • Czechia7
  • Austria6
  • Switzerland5
Size of company/organization
Size of company/organization (%)
  • 1 - 48
  • 5 - 99
  • 10 - 4928
  • 50 - 19921
  • 200 - 4998
  • 500 - 9996
  • 1 000 and more8
  • Student11
  • Other not employed1
Purchasing/ Procurement powers
Influence on purchasing/procurement decisions (%)
  • decisively20
  • collectively30
  • in an advisory capacity/organization23
  • no16
  • Student11
  • Other not gainfully employed1
Frequency of trade fair visits
Frequency of trade fair visits (%)
  • Previous event37
  • Earlier events36
  • First visit50
Length of stay
Average length of stay (days)

1.8

Survey conducted by: Gelszus Messe- Marktforschung GmbH

Industry sectorMedical Engineering, Pharmaceuticals, Care (industry 56)
Main product groupOrthopaedics, Rehabilitation, Orthopaedic Products, Equipment for Medical Service, Services, Training, Supplementary Education, Technical Medical Equipment, Workshop Equipment, Rehabilitation Equipment, Research and Development, Shop Fittings, orthopaedic footwear technology, Compression therapy, podiatry
AccessTrade visitors
Exhibitor data baseon-line available / access via home page of the trade fair
Direct sale (retail sale to visitors permitted?)No