LOPEC Startup Island

March 20-21, 2019, Messe München, Munich

Apply until January 27th, 2019

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Driving the Future of Printed Electronics

LOPEC is the leading international trade fair and most important meeting point for printed electronics which brings together 2,500 industry experts and decision-makers from 51 countries. It is the top global platform in the sector, provides support in every aspect of the industry and covers the entire value chain from research to application. 153 exhibitors and more than 180 conference events are part of LOPEC, which unites the exhibition and conference under one roof.

We are looking for the top 10 start-ups with groundbreaking ideas and technologies that are challenging the status quo with printed electronics to showcase at the LOPEC trade fair on March 20-21, 2019.

Do you want to gain foothold in the printed electronics industry? This is your place to be!

Hard Facts

All the most important things you need to know

Printed Electronics

Selection criteria
Seed or growth stage start-ups. Well-developed technology. Industry fit, existing < 10 years. Legally independent. Max. € 10 mio annual sales. < 50 employees

Until 27th January 2019


All participants of LOPEC's special startup packages will highly benefit from


You can tap into the industry knowledge. By absorbing this knowledge and innovative approaches, you can gain insights and replicate in your endeavor.


LOPEC is the annual meeting point where the industry comes together. You will meet the most important industry experts and decision leaders under one roof.


While showcasing the cutting-edge trends of the future, the “state of the art” in printed electronics is defined – and you can be part of it.


By presenting your business to a broad audience, you can boost your reputation, reach out to a huge number of potential clients and drive sales.


Industry representatives from more than 51 countries are attending LOPEC. You can connect with them and get the most out of this international audience.


You get the chance to expand your professional network, ask for advice, interact one-on-one with experts and researchers and initiate new projects together.

Special Startup Packages

Eligible for the LOPEC Startup Booth Package are young innovative companies featuring new product or process developments. They should be existing for less than 10 years, legally independent, maximum 10 million annual sales and have fewer than 50 employees. Apply now for this package to best present your company at your own booth and get the most out of the LOPEC trade fair!

Standard price: EUR 2,450
For OE-A-members: EUR 2,205

Inline stand

● 6 square meters stand construction with Maxima wall system, carpet, two lamps, one small podium
● One pre-hung fascia board (lettering with 15 characters in Helvetica)
● Choice of one PC desk with one bar stool or one table showcase with one bar stool
● Includes wastepaper bin, stand cleaning, mandatory communication fee, AUMA contribution and waste disposal flat rate charge

2x tickets for LOPEC exhibition

● 2 days at the biggest printed electronics trade fair
● Access to the entire exhibition area and the Start-up Forum
● Visibility for potential corporate clients and investors
● Opportunity to get first-hand expert knowledge and information on all important trends of the future of the industry

10 min pitch at Start-up Forum

● Apply for the Start-up Forum by submitting an abstract
● Abstracts are evaluated by a jury and start-ups are informed afterwards about acceptance or refusal
● Option to showcase your idea in front of an international audience
● Prizes to best start-ups & participation at LOPEC Dinner


Want to participate as a Startup?

If it sounds like just the right thing for you, then apply now!

Amongst all applications received, the top teams will have the possibility to run a booth, participate at the conference and expand their network.




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