Ilmac Lausanne 2024

Swissnex is a proud partner of Ilmac Lausanne 2024, the largest meeting place for the chemical and life science industry in Western Switzerland.

2024 Event in Lausanne

Every two years, the Ilmac industry event at the important Lausanne site is the largest meeting place for the chemical and life science industry in French-speaking Switzerland.

Ilmac has its origins in the Swiss trade fair for international laboratory, measurement and automation technology in chemistry, which has been held since 1959. Today, the chemistry and life science brand networks the industry both physically and digitally. With its value proposition “Inspiring the Future of Chemistry and Life Sciences”, it encourages the development of new ideas and solutions and presents trends and innovations from research and industry at significant locations such as Basel and Lausanne.


The next event will take place on September 18 and 19, 2024 in Hall 36 | Beaulieu Lausanne.
  • – Conference: Every day from 9.00 – 17.00 h. The science-driven conference program prepares you for the future. The program is created in cooperation with the partners Swiss Chemical Society (SCS), Bio Alps and Swiss Biotech Association (SBA).
  • – Networking Lunch: Every day from 12.00 – 14.00 h. Enjoy lunch and a glass of wine with business partners and people from the community. The lunch is included in the ticket price. You will also receive all-round catering with drinks.
  • – Networking Apéro: on Wednesday, September 18, 2024 from 5 pm. Exhibitors, visitors and interesting personalities will toast Ilmac Lausanne in a relaxed atmosphere with music, cool drinks and finger food. Take advantage of the opportunity for interesting encounters and fascinating discussions until 7 pm.


Opening hours:
Wednesday, September 18, 2024: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. | Ilmac Networking Apéro: 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Thursday, September 19, 2024: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Information on other highlights such as the Startup Area and Job Connect can be found at
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Ilmac supports you in expanding business as well as in image cultivation, networking, finding partners or inspiration with new trends.

Inspiring the Future of Chemistry and Life Sciences