Countdown to drupa 2020 begins
The 365-day countdown to the opening of drupa has begun.
The world’s leading industry trade fair, drupa, will officially open its doors in exactly 365 days from today. Holding the theme ‘Embrace the Future’, the trade show will be happening at Messe Dusseldorf from 16 to 26 June 2020.
According to organisers, the current booking status already exceeds figures for the same period in 2016. 1,800 exhibitors from more than 50 nations will be showcasing at the show. The top exhibitor nations are Germany, Italy, Japan, China, Great Britain and the Netherlands. Visitors can expect 33% new exhibitors along the entire value-chain and various cross-cutting technologies at the 2020 edition.
“Messe Düsseldorf looks forward to welcoming exhibitors and visitors, to the drupa Spirit, to innovative power and dynamics for the market, to the unique charisma that only drupa – no. 1 for printing technologies – offers. We look forward to a unique, successful and unforgettable experience,” said Sabine Geldermann, director drupa & global head print technologies.
Drupa will be introducing new services for customers, such as a new trade fair app, a new matchmaking tool, a new online order system for exhibitors that provide an opportunity to optimise presence at drupa.
For the first time a wayfinding tool to improve navigation on the exhibition grounds will be available. The tool will allow both exhibitors and visitors to plan their days at the fair more efficiently.
The tickets for drupa 2020 is expected to go live in September.