photokina: 26.–29.09.2018 08.–11.05.2019


Seize the opportunity to present yourself to an interested and relevant public at the world's leading trade fair for imaging: develop new business chances, discover further markets and establish attractive business contacts! Talk to us now about the ideal solution for your trade fair success!

Convincing facts and figures


photo and video fans from more than 130 countries


journalists from 70 countries on-site in Cologne

83 %

of the exhibitors see photokina as the world's most important industry event

89 %

89% recommend the trade fair

Take a look into the future

Digital transformation and increasingly shorter innovation cycles – the rapid development of the imaging industry opens up exciting new perspectives. Discover the chances and possibilities resulting for you at photokina!

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Register now to secure your benefits

Apply as an exhibitor now for photokina 2018. Those who also apply directly for photokina 2019 enjoy attractive early bird advantages!

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Theme worlds that inspire your public

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Attract maximum attention

You would like to present your new products, services and ideas to the largest possible interested public – then talk to us about participation in the IMAGING LAB, MOTION STAGE, RENTAL POINT or the WEDDING ZONE!

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Order all services from one source

In the Koelnmesse service portal you have comfortable access to all services directly from one contact: Koelnmesse – from logistics through stand outfitting to catering.

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Four days of photokina – and in future annually

Ideally you should note your next photokina dates right now:
26–29 September 2018
8–11 May 2019

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