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Success story


A brief chronicle

Looking back on more than 50 successful years

1964—October 21 electronica celebrates its premiere with 140 exhibitors and 13,400 visitors.
1966 The first electronica was so successful that practically everything at the second event doubled—i.e. the number of stands, the number of companies and the amount of exhibition space.
1970 The fair surpasses the 500 exhibitors mark. Just less that 50,000 visitors attend the fourth edition of electronica.
1973 electronica's spin-off event LASER World of PHOTONICS is held for the first time in 1973. It is now the industry's leading international trade fair.
1975 Another electronica spin-off is born: The sector for electronics production evolves into its own trade fair productronica.
1976 For the first time ever, the fair has more than 1,000 exhibitors.
1990 For the first time ever, more than 2,000 exhibitors showcase their products and services at electronica.
1998 electronica moves to the new trade-fair center in Munich-Riem.
2000 The fair takes its first step into one of the most important electronics markets in the world with electronica India.
2002 The electronica family grows with the addition of electronica China in one of the most rapidly growing electronics markets.
2006 The fair launches the electronica Automotive Conference with an eye on the rapidly growing automotive market.
2008 After 44 years, electronica gets a completely modernized logo.
2012 The Embedded Platforms Conference celebrates its premiere.
2014 A half-century of electronica! We proudly look back on 50 successful years—and give ourselves our "own planet" as a gift.
2016 electronica growing to 13 halls!
 
 
 
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In the entrance at electronica

Welcome!

electronica, the World's Leading Trade Fair for Electronic Components, Systems and Applications. The entire electronics universe at a single location.

In the entrance at electronica

Welcome!

electronica, the World's Leading Trade Fair for Electronic Components, Systems and Applications. The entire electronics universe at a single location.

Welcome!

electronica, the World's Leading Trade Fair for Electronic Components, Systems and Applications. The entire electronics universe at a single location.

The electronics industry clearly structured

Exhibition sectors

Clearly structured: electronica showcases the electronics industry's entire range of technologies, trends, products and solutions.

The electronics industry clearly structured

Exhibition sectors

Clearly structured: electronica showcases the electronics industry's entire range of technologies, trends, products and solutions.

Exhibition sectors

Clearly structured: electronica showcases the electronics industry's entire range of technologies, trends, products and solutions.

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