IDS: 22.–25.09.2021 #IDScologne

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Facts and figures 2021

International Dental Show
Date of the event
22-25 September, 2021
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 GmbH
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.
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 2021, at the 39th 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
From the end of January 2021
Hall allocation
Halls 2, 3, 4, 10, 11
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
Thomas Maxein
Tel. +49 221 821 3579
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Project Assistant
Carina Heide
Tel. +49 221 821 2086
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Stephan Uebbing
Tel. +49 221 821 2086
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Susanne Donges
Tel. + 49 221 821 3783
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Nicole Junge
Tel. + 49 221 821 2584
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Carmen Wolber
Tel. + 49 221 821 3893
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Do you have any special questions?

Please do not hesitate to contact us:

Tel. +49 1806 773577
Fax +49 221 821-99 1160

Don't forget!

The next IDS will take place from 22 to 25 September 2021.

Note the date for IDS 2021

Already thinking about 2023

Make also a note of the IDS, 14-18 March 2023, in your Outlook calendar right now!

Note the date for IDS 2023 (.ics)

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