Conferences and forums


The COMPAMED HIGH-TECH Forum offers insight into research and development of the processes and products exhibited at the COMPAMED trade show, explains technology trends and provides information on relevant foreign markets for medical technology.


  • COMPAMED Innovation Forum

The COMPAMED Innovation Forum (formerly COMPAMED Spring Convention) is the annual expert meeting for developers, producers and users in the field of medical practice. Taking place in spring-time or summer, the forum provides an outlook on COMPAMED, Europe’s largest fair for suppliers of medical manufacturing, which takes place in Düsseldorf every autumn.


  • LaserForum

The LaserForum regularly and comprehensively addresses selected questions, problems and trends in the application of laser technology along the entire value chain. The Forum offers a platform for discussion and exchange of ideas among experts. 



The conference series SYSTEMS INTEGRATION provides an opportunity for manufacturers and users to share intelligent applications of microtechnology and MEMS solutions. The emphasis is on the integration of different processes and products into systems.


  • MSTextiles Forum

The MSTextiles Forum examines the topics intelligent textiles, wearable sensor technology and wearables. The aim of the event is to bring together experts from microtechnology and textile technology in order to initiate cooperation and joint projects. 


  • IVAM Hightech Summit

The IVAM Hightech Summit brings together the leading experts from the high-tech field to tackle current challenges and discuss trailblazing solutions. The Hightech Summit addresses urgent cross-cutting issues and disruptive trends like digitalization.

Your Contact

Orkide Karasu
Senior Project Manager Trade Fairs and International Activities
+49 (0) 231 9742 7086

Past conferences

COMPAMED Innovation Forum 2024

Jun 3, 2024, 3:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m., Zoom webinar
English virtual
Smart Implant Technology: Innovative Production and Future Applications

IVAM Hightech Summit 2024

May 7, 2024, 12:30 p.m. - May 8, 2024, 3:00 p.m., Frankfurt, Germany
English in-person
Back to the Microtechnology Future: Yesterday's Visions, Tomorrow’s Realities

COMPAMED Innovation Forum 2023

Jun 12, 2023, 3:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m., Zoom webinar
Sensor Technology for Prevention and Diagnostics

IVAM Hightech Summit 2023

May 3 - 4, 2023, Bochum, Germany
Microtechnologies for a Smart World

LaserForum 2023

Mar 13, 2023, 4:00 p.m. - Mar 14, 2023, 5:00 p.m., Aachen
Laser technology - tool for an energy-efficient future?