Medical & Pharma Healthcare
Sofia, Bulgaria
29-31 May 2024
Inter Expo Center Ltd.
1 year
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South-East Europe's prestigious medicine event

BULMEDICA has been in operation since 1965 and has been the major meeting place for buyers and professionals in the field of medicine in South-East Europe. This international trade show is a multi-sectoral event, and that’s why it covers every related sector in the medical industry. Visitors can view the latest across medical tools, pharmaceutical products, orthopaedics, rehabilitation and restorative treatment, ophthalmological equipment and supplies, sterilization and disinfection, and laboratory equipment and furniture, among others. Exhibitors attend BULMEDICA in order to reach a different market and generate sales leads. Aside from static displays, there will be many demonstrations and a great support program with lectures from experienced medical professionals. BULMEDICA is a source of innovation with a focus on how medicine is changing now that 3D and digital technologies offer a lot more precision than previously thought possible.


BULMEDICA 2024 is currently in the process of organisation, with the hosting dates being set between 29.05.2024 and 31.05.2024. The hosting location will be the Inter Expo Center. 


Book hotels for BULMEDICA in a matter of hours with Trade Fair Trips Ltd. We have worked in Sofia, Bulgaria before and have a network of hotels and apartments to rent. From economy rooms to high-end suites, we provide you with the top deals on the market in your preferred price range. Tell us how many people are travelling with you and we’ll handle the rest. Everyone wants to not commute a long distance. We help you get rooms close to Inter Expo Center or close to public transport links. In addition to hotel services for BULMEDICA, Trade Fair Trips Ltd also assists you on the ground. Maybe you need a meeting room with A/V equipment for meetings. We’ll call ahead and make reservations. Or you don’t have anybody to build your exhibition booth. We’ll send a team to complete the task. Expect quality service at exceptional prices! 

On foot
On foot:

60 minutes when travelling from Sofia Airport

Not advisable when travelling from Sofia Central Station

By car
By car:

6 minutes when travelling from Sofia Airport

12 minutes when travelling from Sofia Central Station

By public transport
By public transport:

15 minutes when travelling from Sofia Airport

55 minutes when travelling from Sofia Central Station


Hotels near BULMEDICA

Hotel Stars Distance to fair City Price
Novotel Sofia Sofia on request Request
BULMEDICA 2024 Sofia Best Western Hotel Expo 0.27 Sofia on request Request
BULMEDICA 2024 Sofia Metropolitan Hotel Sofia 2 Sofia on request Request
BULMEDICA 2024 Sofia Hotel Vega Sofia 5.1 Sofia on request Request
BULMEDICA 2024 Sofia Grami Hotel Sofia 4 Sofia on request Request
BULMEDICA 2024 Sofia Best Western Premier Sofia Airport Hotel Sofia on request Request
BULMEDICA 2024 Sofia Europe Hotel 4.4 Sofia on request Request
BULMEDICA 2024 Sofia Hotel Forum Sofia on request Request
Best Western Plus Bristol Hotel Sofia on request Request
Rosslyn Thracia Hotel Sofia Sofia on request Request

BULMEDICA runs every single year in Sofia, Bulgaria. Since the outbreak of the pandemic, the schedule has changed between summer and autumn. The upcoming edition will be put together in May and last for three days in total. The Inter Expo Center performs double duty as the official organiser for the trade show and the host venue. BULMEDICA shares the stage with the dentistry event, BULDENTAL. Doors are open from 09:30 in the morning until 18:00 in the evening. Be sure to check out working hours before the upcoming edition for any changes. Now on to commuting. Getting to the Inter Expo Center is no trouble at all thanks to the metro station. You have trains at regular intervals, stop right in front of the exhibition centre. You also have your choice in bus lines, which directly service the exhibition grounds – 1, 3, 5 and 6. 

  • BULMEDICA has a consistent focus on innovative technologies. As a platform, it’s the place where you get to experience combined devices for panoramic, encephalographic and 3D examinations, which are emerging technologies. 
  • BULMEDICA is also the right place where you can explore trends and approaches in the concept of optimal hygiene in the health sector. 
  • The support program also centres on rising challenges that arise because of the pandemic – how patients delay seeking treatment for different conditions, because of fears of getting infected or the stress on the healthcare system. 
  • Another major topic was the prevention of diabetes. The National Diabetes Association has offered a support programme with resources both offline and online, and has guided people to self-help groups "Lose Weight Boldly".

BULMEDICA is organised with generous support from major organisations like the Bulgarian Red Cross, the National Patients’ Organisation, and the Bulgarian Pharmaceutical Union. Editions are quite lively, with over 220 international exhibitors representing 56 countries. Attendance rate is at almost 14,000 trade visitors. Overall, there have been more than 280 innovations in medicine and dental medicine revealed at BULMEDICA. Exhibitors come from a variety of sectors – dental tools, materials and supplies, medical devices, hospital furniture, medical instruments, restorative treatments and laboratory equipment. Most exhibitors are Bulgarian in origin, but there are also brands that come out of Germany, Portugal, Singapore, China, Taiwan, Pakistan, Romania, Italy, France, Greece, Turkey, Slovenia, Latvia, and Hungary. Because there’s such a wide focus, you have the full spectrum of medical professionals – doctors, dentists, dental technicians, managers of dental and medical centres, and hospital directors. 


The 2023 edition of BULMEDICA was hosted as a live trade show between 31.05.2023 and 02.06.2023 at the Inter Expo Center in Sofia. The venue did not include Covid-19 safety measures. This was due to the removal of the country's pandemic-related restrictions. The rendition featured approximately 133 exhibitors from around 10 countries.

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