Focal topic "Brain + Eye + Ear"

Focal Parc and Forum "Market Place Brain"

(Hall 3, Stand 3G40)

Photo: Market Place Brain; Copyright: Messe Düsseldorf
Photo: Logo Market Place Brain

New assistive technology and scientific knowledge for people with brain injuries, stroke or congenital brain damage, e.g. rehabilitation, care facilities and advisory centres.

Please note:
The forum program language is German.
Lecture program of Marketplace Brain

Organisation of the "Market Place Brain"

Logo: Hannelore Kohl Foundation

ZNS - Hannelore Kohl Stiftung


ZNS - Hannelore Kohl Stiftung

Beratungs- und Informationsdienst
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53123 Bonn, Germany

Tel.: +49 (0)228 97845-0
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Joint exhibition: "Schädel-Hirnpatienten in Not" / "Head-brain patients in need"

(Hall 3 , Stand 3D67)

Logo Bundesverband Schädel-Hirnpatienten in Not e.V.

The nationwide self-help organization "Skull-brain patients in need" / "Schädel-Hirnpatienten in Not" informs on the subject "neuro-rehabilitation" - presented in a joint exhibition with several partners. The partners will consult about interests of traumatic brain patients, re-animated patients, patients with severe stroke, cerebral hemorrhage and people in coma and vegetative state.

Aids for visually impaired and blind people

(Hall 5)

Photo: Trade fair visitor using an enlarger; Copyright: Messe Düsseldorf
REHACARE has a separate exhibition area with new medical aids, innovations and advice for visually impaired and blind people. Those concerned will find all the products and services that are relevant for their needs, from visual aids, like electronic video magnifier or camera systems, to PC with software suitable for blind people.
Logo: North-Rhine Association of the Blind and Visually Impaired

North-Rhine Association of the Blind and Visually Impaired


The North-Rhine Association of the Blind and Visually Impaired (German: Blinden- und Sehbehindertenverband Nordrhein e.V. (BSVN)) is also exhibiting at REHACARE and offers help and advice for those affected.
More about the BSVN (only in German) at:
Photo: Tactile guiding system, yellow ribbon; Copyright: Messe Düsseldorf

Guidance system for blind and visually impaired people

Some exhibitors in hall 5 present innovations and new aids for blind and visually impaired people. A special floor guidance system leads the visitors to the exhibitor stands. It starts in the northern entrance, continues in hall 7.0 and reaches hall 5 via the open area.

Aids for hard of hearing and deaf people

Photo: Sign language interpreter in the REHACARE Forum; Copyright: Messe Düsseldorf
Several exhibitors present special aids and products for hearing impaired and the deaf people. In the communication sector, optical or mechanical signal indicators and alarm watches as well as voice synthesizers and voice amplifiers will be presented. Also services like sign language interpretation will be offered.
The German Society for the Hearing Impaired - Selfhelp and Associations (German: Deutsche Gesellschaft der Hörgeschädigten-Selbsthilfe und Fachverbände e.V.) is the provider of this Focal Topic.
More about the association (only in German) at: