LASER World of PHOTONICS

International Trade Fair and Congress for Photonics Components, Systems and Applications of optical technologies

The current key figures are FKM-certified.

Statistics

figures6/20156/20176/2019
FKM certification
Space (m²)
space (gross)55.00055.00055.000
space (net)26.35527.58728.219
Special show space2.5552.3981.954
Exhibitor stand space23.80025.18926.265
hall space23.80025.18926.265
domestic15.37415.41115.888
foreign8.4269.77810.377
open air000
Exhibitor figures
Exhibitors1.2271.2941.325
domestic477492490
foreign750802835
other represented firms181
domestic31
foreign150
Visitor figures
Visitors (number of admissions)31.27932.70033.999
domestic13.77813.73514.313
foreign17.50118.96519.686
Exhibitors profile

Origin of exhibitors 2019 from 41 countries
Armenia: 1; Austria: 11; Belarus: 5; Belgium: 11; Bulgaria: 3; Canada: 29; China, People's Republic: 234; Croatia: 1; Czechia: 7; Denmark: 6; Egypt: 1; Finland: 11; France: 71; Germany: 490; Greece: 1; Hong Kong, China SAR: 3; Hungary: 2; India: 3; Ireland: 2; Israel: 13; Italy: 14; Japan: 36; Korea, Democratic People's Republic: 12; Latvia: 1; Liechtenstein: 7; Lithuania: 20; Netherlands: 20; Poland: 16; Portugal: 2; Romania: 1; Russia: 18; Singapore: 3; Slovakia: 1; Spain: 10; Sweden: 7; Switzerland: 28; Taiwan: 9; Turkey: 4; Ukraine: 1; United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland: 66; United States of America: 144

FKM Trade visitors profile 2019
Visitors total (number of entries)33.999Proportion of trade visitors98 %
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Origin according to federal states
Total Germany (%)42
of which
Nielsen 18
  • Bremen0
  • Hamburg2
  • Lower Saxony5
  • Schleswig-Holstein1
Nielsen 28
  • North Rhine-Westphalia8
Nielsen 3a7
  • Hesse3
  • Rhineland-Palatinate3
  • Saarland1
Nielsen 3b16
  • Baden-Württemberg16
Nielsen 443
  • Bavaria43
Nielsen 5+66
  • Berlin4
  • Brandenburg1
  • Mecklenburg-West Pommerania1
  • Saxony-Anhalt0
Nielsen 712
  • Saxony3
  • Thuringia9
Economic sector
Economic sector (%)
  • Manufacture of optical technologies30
  • Craft with optical technologies7
  • Application, use of optical technologies31
  • Trade in optical technologies8
  • Service9
  • Non-university research institute, research facility9
  • University/college/polytechnic20
  • Public administration, authorities1
  • Other sectors0
  • Student15
  • Other not gainfully employed0
Professional position
Professional position (%)
  • Entrepreneur, co-owner, freelancer6
  • Managing director, board member, head of an authority etc.8
  • Area manager, works manager, plant manager, branch manager, head of public office4
  • Department head, group head, team leader10
  • Other salaried staff, civil servant, skilled worker22
  • Lecturer, teacher19
  • Trainee2
  • Other position3
  • Project manager with managerial responsibility11
  • Student15
  • Other not gainfully employed0
Area of responsibility
Area of responsibility (%)
  • Management8
  • Research/development/design41
  • Manufacturing, production, quality control11
  • Buying/procurement2
  • Finance/accounting, controlling0
  • Information and communication technology1
  • Personnel administration, administration0
  • Sales8
  • Marketing, advertising, PR2
  • Logistics: storage, material management, transport0
  • Maintenance/repairs0
  • Other area2
  • Design4
  • Design/construction2
  • Training/further training, study4
  • Student15
  • Other not gainfully employed0
Origin by km
Distance to home (%)
  • up to 50 km12
  • up to 100 km3
  • more than 100 km up to 300 km11
  • over 300 km74
Origin by continents
Foreign origin total (%)58
of which
  • EU50
  • Other european countries12
  • North America8
  • Middle East4
  • South-, East-, Central Asia23
  • Other countries3
Origin by countries
Countries with the highest visitor shares (%)
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland9
  • France9
  • United States of America7
  • Japan7
  • China, People's Republic7
Size of company/organization
Size of company/organization (%)
  • 1 - 46
  • 5 - 97
  • 10 - 4920
  • 50 - 24918
  • 250 - 4999
  • 500 - 9995
  • 1 000 and more21
  • Student15
  • Other not employed0
Purchasing/ Procurement powers
Influence on purchasing/procurement decisions (%)
  • decisively17
  • collectively29
  • in an advisory capacity/organization26
  • no13
  • Student15
  • Other not gainfully employed0
Frequency of trade fair visits
Frequency of trade fair visits (%)
  • Previous event34
  • Earlier events34
  • First visit53
Length of stay
Average length of stay (days)

2.30

Survey conducted by: Gelszus Messe- Marktforschung GmbH

Industry sectorTechnologies, Inventions, Innovations (industry 78), Metalworking, Welding Technology (industry 57), Technical Optics, Laser Technology (industry 75)
Main product groupTechnical Medical Equipment, System Components, Optoelectronics, Microwave Technology, Laser Machining Systems, Services, Image Processing Systems, Lighting Technology, Biotechnology, Sensor Technology, Measuring Systems, Testing Technology, Information Technology, Metalworking, Photovoltaic conversion, Security Systems, Laser Instruments, Laser optics, Laser Technology, additive manufacturing, Fibre optics, Research and Development, Imaging, LiDAR (Light detection and ranging), Optical Measuring Instruments
Opening hoursTrade visitors:
daily 09:00-18:00 h
Hotel serviceFon: +49 69 9588-3616
Fax: +49 69 9588-1913messe-muenchen@tradefairs.comhttp://www.messe-muenchen.tradefairs.com
Exhibitor data baseon-line available / access via home page of the trade fair
Space rentalone open front from EUR 220.00/m²
Direct sale (retail sale to visitors permitted?)No

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