Six halls that provide the optimal start into the new year

The time has finally come in January 2019: From January 25th to the 27th, opti will expand to the new Halls C5 and C6 at Fairground Munich, thus taking place in six halls (C1 to C6) for the first time.



Halls of the future

28.430 visitors, 668 exhibitors from 40 countries and more than 174 million orders during the first quarter – with this triple opti finishes a successful trade show 2018. In addition to that, the trade show can rejoice over consistently high approval ratings: 94% of the visitors and 92% of the exhibitors gave top marks. Moreover, the new hall B4 with its FUTURESHOP, numerous manufactures working in the field of base materials, machines and supply as well as the international pavilions made for a great addition to the trade show.



Please find here press releases and company news of our exhibitors.




Journalists can accredit on site at our press counters in Entrance North or Entrance North West upon presentation of:

  • your valid press card and the imprint (editorial staff) or
  • a recent article showing your name

Please note our accreditation guidelines. Press tickets do not include free use of public transportation (MVV).

For pre-accreditation please send an e-mail to until 5th of January 2018 and order your opti press badge. You'll receive it in time before opti by e-mail.

Press parking

Members of the press can park in the multistorey car park west.

Journalists receive a free exit ticket at the accreditation desk at north entrance or north-west entrance or at the press centre upon submitting their entry ticket.

Radio production service

We offer a range of broadcast materials for your use and transmission, from radio-edited reports to voice contributions from the organisers and news items - all exempt from fees or royalties.

Here you can find the radio reports (in German only).

Your contact person:

PRESSLIVE radio production service
Tim Kuchenbecker 
M +49 173 622 626 2

  • Dr. Patrik Hof

    Dr. Patrik Hof

    Head of Press and Public Relations Department

    + 49 89 189 149 160
    + 49 89 189 149 169

  • Andreas Ritter

    Andreas Ritter

    Coordinator Press and Public Relations

    + 49 89 189 149 164
    + 49 89 189 149 169

Have a look at our photos of the trade fair! In order to download photos you will need a password which you receive upon request from our press and public relations department:


You will find a variety of logos in the download section.


  • print
  • to top