IDS: 09.–13.03.2021 Dealer Day 09.03.2021


Facts and figures 2019

International Dental Show
Date of the event
12-16 March, 2019
12 March 2019: Trade Dealer Day
Organiser of the fair
The IDS is held every two years in Cologne and is organised by the GFDI Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Dental-Industrie mbH, the commercial enterprise of the Association of German Dental Manufactuers (VDDI) and staged by Koelnmesse GmbH, Cologne.
Koelnmesse, Fair Grounds, Köln-Deutz
Event frequency
Opening hours
For exhibitors:
08:00 a.m. to 07:00 p.m.

For visitors:
09:00 a.m. to 06:00 p.m.
Admission fees 2019

Day ticket

2-day ticket

Season ticket

Special ticket for children
accompanied by adults

Ticket Shop: 13.00 EUR
Box-Office: 17.00 EUR

Ticket Shop: 17.00 EUR
Box-Office: 21.50 EUR

Ticket Shop: 21.00 EUR
Box-Office: 27.00 EUR

Ticket Shop: 7.50 EUR
Box-Office: 8.50 EUR
Stand rental fee/m²
EUR/m² 273.00
Flat rate energy costs/m²
EUR/m² 9.00
Media Package
EUR 389.00
EUR 24.00
Product segments
  • Dental practice
  • Dental laboratory
  • Infection control and maintenance
  • Services, information, communication and organisation
Fair profile
The International Dental Show in Cologne is the world's leading trade fair for the dental sector.
In 2019, at the 38th IDS, the fair will
once again generate momentum while paving the way for pioneering advances, demonstrating its role as a successful presentation platform and meeting place for all decision-makers in the dental-medicine market.
Mailing of application forms for exhibitors
January 2018
Hall allocation
Halls 2, 3, 4, 5, 10, 11
Gross exhibition space
Target groups
Manufacturers, importers

Service providers, associations and institutions directly related to
products and systems for dental medicine and
dental technology.

Dental trade, dentists, dental surgery staff, dental laboratories, industry, service provider, research and development, apprentices / students
Access authorisation
Only for trade visitors
Opening hours during construction and dismantling periods
Construction period 05.-11.03.2019:
05.–09.03.2019 07:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m./midnight
10.03.2019 12:00 a.m./midnight to 12:00 a.m./midnight
11.03.2019 12:00 a.m./midnight to 8:00 p.m.

Dismantling period 16.-19.03.2019:
16.03.2019 6:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m./midnight
17.03.2019 12:00 a.m./midnight to 12:00 a.m./midnight
18.03.2019 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m./midnight
19.03.2019 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Figures for the previous event
Exhibitors 2017: 2,305

Gross exhibition space: 163,000

Visitors (Visits): 155,132
Thomas Maxein

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Don't forget!

The next IDS will take place from 9 to 13 March 2021.

Note the date for IDS 2021