Trade fair

Exhibitors at didacta

As a combined trade fair and further education event, didacta takes place annually at alternating locations in Cologne, Stuttgart or Hanover.

821 exhibitors from 40 countries and 100,000 visitors travelled to Cologne for didacta 2016. In addition to the exhibition, the high-level supporting programme offered over 1,000 forums, workshops, lectures, seminars, special shows and podium discussions. This makes didacta the ideal further education event.

In 2016, didacta once again brought together the most important decision-makers from all fields of education at the metropolis on the Rhine. Here, all significant tools of 'encouraging and demanding' has been presented under one roof - clearly and logically divided up into five educational areas:

- Early Education
- School, University
- Training, Qualification
- New Technologies
- Ministries, Institutions, Organizations


Date and opening times

Date of didacta 2016 in Cologne

Find out when didacta was open for visitors.

Date and opening times

Facts and figures

Facts and figures of didacta 2016

We have summarized all of the important facts and figures about didacta for you in one document.

Facts and figures