Trade Mission to MEDICA

Düsseldorf, Germany: 13-16 November 2023

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The Department for Business and Trade (DBT) is pleased to announce that we will be taking a delegation of companies from the English Regions to MEDICA, Düsseldorf, Germany

MEDICA is the No. 1 global healthcare and life science exhibition and is the foremost meeting place for the whole industry. The exhibition features experienced high-tech companies, as well as start-ups in the sector. With over 4,500 exhibitors from 66 countries and more than 81,000 visitors from all over the world, MEDICA in Düsseldorf is one of the largest medical B2B trade fairs in the world.

A wide range of innovative products and services from the fields of medical imaging, laboratory technology, diagnostics, health IT, mobile health as well as physiotherapy/orthopaedic technology and medical consumables are presented here. The extensive programme of first-class forums, conferences and special shows provides opportunities for interesting presentations and discussions with experts and politicians and also includes pitches of new products and award ceremonies.

Join our UK Regions Trade Mission:

We are taking expressions of interest from companies who want to be considered to join a UK Trade Mission and take advantage of the many opportunities on offer at the No. 1 global MedTech exhibition.

Pre mission activities to include:

  • How to get the most out of Medica and how to navigate MEDICA
  • Undertaking market research and routes to market
  • Culture and language masterclass; covering basic language skills, doing business and marketing collateral guidance
  • Optimising your website for maximum exposure at MEDICA
  • Commercial officer market briefings

In market activities* to include:

  • Introduction to the local DBT team in Germany and other DBT overseas posts who will be able to provide an overview of current opportunities in the sector
  • Entrance to Medica exhibition**
  • UK Networking Reception
  • Invite to other network events organised by stakeholders/partners
  • Invite to attend DBT organised seminars during MEDICA
  • Use of meeting tables on the DBT stand
  • Promotion of your company within UK marketing collateral

*Activities subject to change.
** 2 x 1 day entrance tickets included

A full programme will be confirmed upon registering an expression of interest on the trade mission.

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  Trade Mission: Medica 2024  
  Date: 13-16 November 2023  
  Location: Düsseldorf, Germany  

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  If you have any queries relating to international trade why not contact us.

We have local trade offices based around the UK, within each office you can contact an international trade advisor.
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The Department for Business and Trade (DBT) is the Government Department that helps UK based companies succeed in the global economy. We also help overseas companies bring their high-quality investment to the UK’s dynamic economy, acknowledged as Europe’s best place in which to succeed in global business.


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Register your interest

Places on this trade mission are limited so use the link below to register your interest in joining us today, free and without obligation.

The Midlands region has now reached capacity and is closed for expressions of interest.

The Northern England region has also reached capacity for this trade mission, but if you would like to express an interest, we will be in touch should more places become available.

For companies based in Southern England (excluding London), the final closing date for registering your interest is Friday 25th August 2023.



Please note that your place is not guaranteed until you receive confirmation from us.

If you have any queries relating to international trade why not contact us.

Find your local office: great.gov.uk/contact/office-finder