16 – 18 SEPT. 2025 | MESSE BASEL

Inspiring the Future of Chemistry and Life Sciences.

The Ilmac industry event at the important location in Basel is the largest meeting place for the chemical and life science industry in 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.




Trade Visitors



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Discover the Ilmac highlights in Basel

Ilmac highlights such as the science-driven Conference, the Startup Area, the Pharma Logistics Days or special shows in the areas of the shortage of skilled workers (Job Connect) and Lab of the Future will focus on important industry topics in Basel.

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Learn today what counts tomorrow! The scientifically driven conference program makes you fit for the future. Let yourself be inspired, inspired and educated.

Pharma Logistics Days

Find trends, innovations and experts for your special or high transport requirements.

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Lab of the Future

A deep dive into the Lab of the Future will include.

Opening hours

Tuesday, September 16, 20259 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Wednesday, September 17, 20259 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Thursday, September 18, 20259 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Do you have further questions?

Please do not hesitate to contact us. We are happy to help!


Ilmac Team

MCH Messe Schweiz (Basel) AG

You can find an overview of all contact persons here.

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Be inspired, be there!

Save the date in your calendar today for the next Ilmac industry event at the Basel site: 16. – 18.September 2025

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In the north of Switzerland. In the center of Europe. In the heart of the industry: Basel.