CPhI Worldwide

Dates of the next edition are not yet known
Messe Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany
Ludwig-Erhard-Anlage 1
event information


The upcoming edition of CPhI Worldwide has been postponed to 2021. The new dates and the location of the event will be announced soon.

In the meantime, the global pharmaceutical community will have the opportunity to stay connected and continue growing through an exciting online format - CPhI: Festival of Pharma. The online platform will go live between 5 - 16 October 2020 and expects to host a virtual meeting of 20,000 professionals with outstanding sourcing, networking and learning opportunities.

CPhI Worldwide is the must-visit exhibition of pharmaceutical ingredients. It is accompanied by 4 trade shows with related profiles, forming the ultimate hub of the pharma industry. The CPhI Global events are organised by UBM, which combined with Informa PLC in June 2018 to become a leading B2B information services group and the largest B2B events organiser in the world.

who can you meet at the event

Who can you meet there

The trade fair’s versatility attracts companies of all sizes, representing developed markets and emerging ones. CPhI Worldwide is the assembly point of R&D institutes, engineering companies, universities, government officials, custom synthesis producers, biopharmaceutical companies, OTC producers and other various enterprises. The presence of senior executives is guaranteed.

Past editions

what makes this event special

What makes it special

The pharma industry is among the best-performing industries, and CPhI has its share in the success. While the expo has an unmatched range of ingredients, the co-located events optimise the visitors’ search for overall solutions. P-MEC expo offers pharmaceutical technology. InnoPack displays packaging and drug delivery systems. FDF covers the finished dosage supply chain and ICSE promotes contract services. There are guided innovation tours through all 5 shows.
what's new in this event edition

What is new for CPhI

Attendees will leave CPhI Worldwide with knowledge on the crucial developments, innovations and estimations, received through a series of seminars and events. The programme’s highlights shape up to be the Women in Leadership Forum, Pharma Insight Briefings and Finished Dosage Formulation. The specific topics are yet to be announced.

quick info

Organiser:Informa PLC
Also called:CPhI
Frequency:every year
Next Edition:CPhI Worldwide 2021
Sectors: Medicine / Dental medicine / Medicine technology / Ophthalmic optics / Health / Pharmacy
Website:CPhI Worldwide 
Visitors:Tickets for CPhI Worldwide 
Exhibitors:Exhibitor registration 

important facts

  • 2500+ exhibitors in 2019
  • 45,000+ visitors
  • Participants from 153 countries
  • 150+ seminars
  • Changing venues within Europe
  • CPhI events in the USA, UAE, China, Russia, India, Japan, Korea, Indonesia and Thailand
trade fair location
Messe Frankfurt location map

Messe Frankfurt

Ludwig-Erhard-Anlage 1, Frankfurt, Germany
Coordinates: 50.11291, 8.64935