WELCOME TO opti 2017!

Every year in January, experts and creatives in the optics industry display their newest products at the Fairground Messe München. As an international trade show for optics and design, opti represents the whole visual-optical spectrum, from frames to lenses, contact lenses, low vision, shop fittings, IT, marketing and sales, instruments/tools/spectacle elements, accessories as well as technical equipment and professional education.

The future is digital! OPTIC 4.0 - Digital Solutions will allow opti 2017 to broaden the theme of digitalization in the optics sector and present smart innovations and solutions for digitized business.


In the !HOT area in hall C1 classics will celebrate their comeback at "Vintage Passion". It is the meeting point for collectors, fans and buyers of Browline, Cateye or Panto glasses.


Browse through the visitor guide of opti 2017!



GHM proudly presents opti for the tenth time. This anniversary is like ten good reasons to celebrate with you! All guests are invited! Enjoy drinks, music, dancing and looots of fun! On the trade show evenings of Saturday and Sunday, Entrance North at the fair ground from 7 p.m to 10 p.m. 

Have you really thought of everything to make your visit at opti unique and successful? Take a look at the opti checklist. It will help you organise everything right in time.


In 2017, for the first time, opti expands its network by opinion makers from fashion and eyewear. At the BLOGGER SPECTACLE premiere, the bloggers will select the "top ten" of frame innovations and the BLOGGER SPECTACLE award will be awarded.



Looking for rooms still available for opti? Whether near Fairground München or centrally located in the middle of the nightlife of Munich's trendy neighbourhoods - here you will find a comprehensive offer of accommodation meeting your personal criteria. Munich offers hotels and guesthouses of all categories and price ranges.

Take a look at the list of all hotels that have rooms available (in cooperation with hotel.de).

Book a room

The opti app provides all important information about the fair: compact and easy on your smartphone! Exhibitor and product search, the whole Programme and much more.



Spread the news! For all of you who are active in social networks: Our hashtag is #opti2017.


  • alldays
  • 11 Friday
  • 12 Saturday
  • 13 Sunday
  • 14 Monday
  • 15 Tuesday
  • 16 Wednesday
  • 17 Thursday
  • alltimes
  • 9 h
  • 10 h
  • 11 h
  • 12 h
  • 13 h
  • 14 h
  • 15 h
  • 16 h
  • 17 h

complete programme

opti presents the entire spectrum of optics ranging from frames, ophthalmic lenses, contact lenses and low-vision products to shop set-up, technical equipment, devices and much more.


Besides established exhibitors you will find a variety of new actors of the market. opti presents a choice of new exhibitors.


The !HOT area in hall C1 builds a design frame around the trade show together with the YES! area in hall C4 - two great market places for top-class labels.


A unique service for professional visitors is the opti job market! With a job offer or a job search advertisement you can make valuable contacts quickly and easily.


  • print
  • to top