Leipziger Messe Group of Companies – Your Competent Partner

Leipziger Messe Group of Companies

Leipziger Messe is one of the ten leading trade fair companies in Germany. We successfully organise countless trade fairs and are an expert partner for your events – regionally, nationally and internationally.

Each year more than 270 events – trade fairs, exhibitions, congresses and shows – are held at the Leipzig Trade Fair, attracting over 15,500 exhibitors and more than 1.2 million visitors from all over the world.

With five subsidiaries , the Congress Center Leipzig (CCL) and international branches , we encompass the entire event organisation sector. As an integrated service provider, we are able to combine many years of experience with a wide range of services for planning and hosting trade fairs, congresses and events. Our locations have the perfect space for events of all types and sizes.

We are a member of the major organisations in the industry and nurture cooperative relationships with numerous partners from the worlds of business and culture.

Knowledgable, International, Successful

Throughout its 850-year-long history , the Leipzig Trade Fair has proven itself to be innovative and open to change. In our work, we always follow the credo of high service quality and marked focus on the customer. The Congress Center Leipzig has established itself as a focal point for the international congress industry.

Leipzig is a major player among the world's trade fair and congress venues. Exhibitors and visitors alike appreciate Leipzig's simultaneously professional and friendly atmosphere. This is also reflected both in our Code of Conduct and in the management style at the Leipziger Messe Group of Companies.

Our business is rooted in the region, but our focus is international: we serve our clients worldwide. Leipzig Trade Fair's 25 international sales partners are here to take care of all your needs. We follow our open to the world approach both on a regional and a national level. Because trade fairs, congresses and events are hotspots for people to meet and interact.

Sustainability Is Our Guiding Principle

The Leipziger Messe Group of Companies operates sustainably . Because taking active responsibility for the environment and society is part of the fundamental philosophy we apply to all of our entrepreneurial activities: Leipziger Messe was the first German trade fair company to be accredited with the international Green Globe Certification for sustainable business.

Facts and figures 
Total events280 (2019)
Of which own trade fairs 32 (2019)
Of which congresses and other events in the CCL
and in the KONGRESSHALLE am Zoo Leipzig
188 (2019)
Of which guest events57 (2019)
Exhibitors15.360 (2019)
Visitors1,2 Mio. (2019)
Gross available exhibition area 111.900 sqm
Outdoor area 70.000 sqm
Glass hall (West entrance; event location/exhibition space) 
Congress Center Leipzig (CCL; Congress Centre) 
International branches 25 offices covering 26 countries (2019)
Employees (Company, yearly average) 427 (2019)
Green Globe certificatesince 2010
The double-M logosince 1917

Your contact person

Dr. Andreas Knaut
Executive Director Communication/Spokesperson