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Event Update

PRMExpo's 2024 edition will be hosted as a live trade show between 26.11.2024 and 28.11.2024. Messe Cologne will not feature Xovid-19 safety precautions due to the removal of the country's pandemic-related limitations. 

A Brief Overview of PMRExpo

PMRExpo has been consistent in its extensive representation of innovations and solutions in the field of secure communications and professional mobile radio. Exhibitors demonstrate the latest in telecommunications, application solutions, control centre and security technology, equipment accessories and infrastructure elements. The international expo is held in Cologne, Germany and represents a big moment for the European professional community in secure communications.

Book hotels for PMRExpo at preferential rates and keep travel costs to a minimum. GETA ltd has sent thousands around the globe to the biggest trade shows in the world. Our team is here to help you at every step of the way and provide you with accommodation for exhibitions tailored to your needs. We know our way around Cologne and work with venues all across the city at every price point. Our team knows how to work with large groups, so you’re more than welcome. Find hotels close to Koelnmesse and walk to the exhibition centre in minutes. 

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Why Your Visit Is Worth It

In the secure communications sector, there are few events that can manage the scope and relevance of PMRExpo. The focus falls squarely on introducing exhibitors to interested buyers, and the high quality of trade visitors is undisputed. Organisers place a lot of effort in helping you to promote your products and reach the widest audience. 

PMRExpo controls trends and it’s a smart investment to be in the middle of the conversations happening in the packaging industry today. Exhibitors earn back all costs within the first day and fly home with numerous qualified sales leads. Here are the numbers:

  • 220 + exhibitors from more than 20 countries
  • 4600 + international trade visitors
  • 10.000 sq. metres of exhibition and event space
  • 3 days of a comprehensive range of exhibitions

Industry Relevance 

PMRExpo, the top European trade fair for secure communication and professional mobile radio, has been a cornerstone event in the industry since its founding in 2001. The annual fair takes place at Koelnmesse in Cologne, Germany, attracting national and international exhibitors and visitors from various sectors.

PMRExpo attracts key players from federal agencies, municipal administrations, and the industry, providing a unique networking platform for users and providers of security-critical communication tools. The trade fair offers a vital opportunity for professionals to connect, exchange ideas, and stay abreast of the latest developments in the field. Additionally, PMRExpo benefits from its conceptual sponsorship by a leading association in the secure communication solutions sector.

When attending PMRExpo, visitors can expect Europe's foremost fair for secure communications. With its more than 20 years of establishment and strong market positioning, PMRExpo has become a go-to event for industry professionals. The fair boasts the participation of key accounts from the sector, ensuring a diverse and high-quality conference program that covers relevant and current topics. Furthermore, the state-of-the-art conference and exhibition centre equipped with top event technology enhances the overall experience for attendees.

The product assortment is undeniable. Interested buyers have everything they’d ever need under a single roof: 

  • Alerting / Paging / Messaging
  • Antennas / Repeater
  • Recording systems
  • Bodycams
  • Broadband
  • Campus Networks / Private Broadband Networks
  • Cybersecurity
  • Data Protection Management Systems
  • Services / Managed Service
  • Dispatcher
  • Computer-aided dispatch
  • Devices
  • Augmented / Virtual Reality (AR/VR)
  • Frequencies
  • Information and Communication Technology
  • Interoperability
  • IoT
  • Control Centers/Control center Systems
  • LTE, 5G, WiFi
  • Marketing & communication
  • MCx Mission Critical Services
  • Network Management / Remote Monitoring
  • Indoor Coverage Radio / In Building Coverage
  • Professional Mobile Radio / Land Mobile Radio
  • Test & Measurement
  • Satellite Communication
  • Narrowband
  • Security Centers
  • Software / Applications
  • Video / Situation Awareness
  • Accessories

PMRExpo is not just a trade fair; it is a dynamic hub where professionals in the field of professional mobile radio and control centres come together to explore new solutions, gain industry insights, and establish meaningful connections.

Who Are You Going to Meet? 

There’s a great diversity when it comes to the types of exhibitors on the show floors. PMRExpo sees participation from manufacturers of hardware core products and accessories, application & software providers and VARs, integrators and administrators, government and agencies, public institutions, research and development and associations and NPOs. The exhibitor list features names like Swissphone Telecommunications, DIVERA, Hetec Datensysteme, LEUWICO, Kaltec, Axians, TPL Systemes, EuroBOS, GESAT, Reichert and TIPRO Keyboards.

The audience is just as diverse and exciting as it guarantees collaborations and ways to diversify your revenue stream in the best way. Visitors tend to occupy high-ranking positions in their respective companies and are in charge of sourcing new suppliers and researching new products that are just now hitting the market. This makes product launches quite successful in terms of pulling attention and generating sales leads. Here are the types of visitors you can expect to see in person:

  • Users and Public Safety
  • Utilities
  • Government and agencies
  • Public institutions
  • Consulting firms
  • Manufacturers (core hardware products)
  • Manufacturers (hardware accessories)
  • Application/software providers, VAR
  • Research and development
  • Integrator, Administrator
  • Associations, NPO

Additional Value of Attending 

The significance of PMRExpo lies in its continuous development as its product portfolio continues to evolve, broadening its range of intersectoral subjects, exhibitors, and services. The three-day event features a comprehensive program of presentations and discussions that provide the latest information, field reports and insights into the future of professional mobile radio (PMR) and control centres.

The PMRExpo program includes the two-day PMR conference, the one-day Control Centre Congress, specialised forums, and the PMR Specialist Conference for Utilities. These sessions cover a wide range of topics, addressing telecommunications, application solutions, control centre and security technology, infrastructure elements, transportation and traffic, vehicle equipment, device accessories and other relevant services. 

Visitors have the opportunity to gather valuable knowledge, stay informed about industry trends, and explore the latest solutions through informative side events, expert forums, summit lectures, and speaker corners. 

Past editions

PMRExpo 2023

28.11.2023 - 30.11.2023





Exhibitor countries

+/- 5 000



Visitor countries






m2 of event space



How to get to PMRExpo

On Foot

On Foot

Cologne Bonn Airport – not advisable

Cologne Central Station – 30 mins via Hohenzollernbrücke


By Car

Cologne Bonn Airport – 20 mins via A559 and Östliche Zubringerstraße/L124

Cologne Central Station – 10 mins via Auenweg


By Public Transport

Cologne Bonn Airport – 30 mins via S19 transport

Cologne Central Station – 10 mins via S-Bahn S6/12/9