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.

Upcoming conferences

Microtechnologies for a Smart World
Bochum, Germany

Past conferences

Microtechnologies as a Key Enabler for Life Science Applications
Zoom meeting

Innovative Technologies for Neurological Applications (Last chance for registration)
Zoom webinar

"Challenges in interior design for dementia patients"
digital Zoom conference, access data will be sent shortly before the event

"Body-based sensor technology for the care of dementia patients"
digital Zoom conference, access data will be sent shortly before the event

"Social and medical care for dementia patients"
digital Zoom conference, access data will be sent shortly before the event

LaserForum 2019 at TRUMPF Lasertechnik

Microfluidics in Industry and Life
Manchester/Warrington, UK

Practice meets Technology - High-Tech in Hospitals
Helios Klinikum Krefeld

Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Deep Learning - Benefits and Importance for Companies
Dortmund, DE

Society Changes,... Are you ready? Microtechnological solutions for demographic change, innovative workplaces and sustainability.