Cosmofarma Exhibition, the leading event in Europe organized by BolognaFiere and dedicated to products and services related to the world of pharmacy, celebrated its 20th edition in Bologna from 15 to 17 April 2016.

1,059 brands have been represented by 381 exhibiting companies from 20 countries: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic (Country of Honor), China, South Korea, Croatia, France, Germany, Greece, Japan, Ireland, United Kingdom, Republic of San Marino, Russia, Serbia, Slovenia, Switzerland and Spain. 31 buyers from 20 countries took part in 700 b2b meetings with companies through “You Meet”, the networking initiative which is the strength of the exhibitions organized by BolognaFiere Cosmoprof.

Cosmofarma 2016 was the perfect stage for new projects and ideas related to innovation in the pharmaceutical world with over 80 conferences dedicated to dermocosmetics, to food, to medical devices and the management in pharmacy.
Innovation and research are the two key issues of the Innovation & Research Award, awarded April 15, 2016 on the occasion of the celebration of the 20th anniversary Cosmofarma Exhibition party, and of the Start Up Village project, which this year granted visibility to 17 new start-up companies dedicated to health and pharmacy.