The «Large-area, Organic & Printed Electronics Convention», abbreviated as LOPEC, is a global platform for the printed electronics industry. From 19-21 Marc experts from the industry, research and development, as well as academia, will come together at the Messe München convention centre in Munich, Germany. Both conference (19-21 March) and exhibition (20-21 March) will update visitors on current trends, innovative products, and new market opportunities for the industry and help foster the development of new materials, manufacturing technologies and applications. This exclusive business platform is geared towards all areas of the industry including any manufacturers or end-users of this cutting-edge technology. In 2018 around 2,500 participants, over half of them were international guests from a total of 51 countries, made use of the information offerings provided by 153 exhibitors from 21 countries and at 188 conference presentations from 25 countries. The choice of information included all relevant business areas, and thus the entire value chain, ranging from materials, manufacturing processes, assembly and packaging technologies, system integration, inspection and test systems, to devices, applications and services.