The Germans are the trade fair champions of the world. Several locations in the Rhine Ruhr region possess excellent infrastructure to host large events.
Since numerous events represent the world number one trade fairs in their field, a massive influx of visitors regularly changes the face of the host city. Certain restrictions such increased traffic, full hotels with higher prices and packed restaurants are gladly endured as the price to be paid for the massive economical benefits.
Major trade fair organisations can be found in Düsseldorf, Cologne, Essen and Dortmund.
The fair provides a vast exhibition space for many business segments. Most exhibitions are for trade visitors only, however, a few are also open to the public such as the extremely popular annual "boot''. Located on the banks of the Rhine, it is close to the airport.
Modern, international and important. That’s what Messe Essen means to our guest organisers, exhibitors, visitors and our own team. It is the meeting place for those people with the most comprehensive sector expertise to share and exhibit their cutting-edge ideas and new products.
Düsseldorf Congress Sport & Event is the local organisation that offers ten locations to its clientele that include the CCD. Several are beautifully located and easy to reach, modern and offer a wide range of size and activity options for performances, congresses and conferences.