Cologne: 20.–23.05.2025 #interzum

EN Icon Pfeil Icon Pfeil
EN Element 13300 Element 12300 DE
Be part of the interzum 2023

Become a Keyspeaker at the interzum Trend Stage

This is the interzum:

interzum is the world's leading trade visitor event for suppliers to the furniture industry and interior design. This is where the trends and visions for the design of future living spaces become visible in the form of modern materials and functions, outstanding design and exclusive new developments.

Every two years, interzum is the most important source of inspiration for product developers, designers and interior architects and offers a wealth of further inspiration with an extensive supporting program including the presentation of the renowned interzum award.

In 2023, interzum will finally return as the world's leading trade fair for the furniture industry!

interzum in figures (2019 results):

  • Over 1,800 exhibitors from 60 countries
  • More than 74,000 visitors from 152 countries
  • Target group: furniture industry, designers, crafts, trade, architects, interior designers, contract furnishers

The added value for you as a speaker

Raise your profile on an international level

Benefit from the high international reach

Profile yourself as an industry expert

Win new customers among our exhibitors and visitor

interzum Trend Stage - curated by TRENDFILTER®

The interzum Trend Stage is THE central knowledge platform of the industry and an important point of contact for visitors to interzum. Renowned experts inform about the most important developments, trends and future topics for furniture, materials and furnishings. From technical innovations and future-oriented design to social change, a comprehensive scenario for the industry is outlined here by and for experts. As an independent curator of the Trend Stage, we were once again able to win trend expert Katrin de Louw, owner of the company TRENDFILTER®. "The Trend Stage has high standards in terms of its topics and content. I make sure that we live up to our high standards here and that we draw a comprehensive and forward-looking industry picture across all product segments at interzum." says de Louw.

Live performance at the interzum Trend Stage in Cologne + digital afterwards

We expect a successful trade fair and also numerous visitors at the interzum Trend Stage live on site from 09.05. - 12.05.2023 in Cologne. As an additional added value for all speakers, all contributions of the Trend Stage will be recorded on site in Cologne and subsequently broadcast on the digital event interzum @home 2023!

Congress Furnishing Trends

Digital event interzum @home 2023 following the trade fair

The interzum Trend Stage digital will be a central component of interzum @home 2023 - the digital extension of interzum 2023 in Cologne. Immediately after the end of the on-site trade fair in Cologne, we will make all the contributions that visitors were able to experience live in Cologne available at interzum @home 2023. For even more viewers and thus even more reach! This means that interzum @home 2023 will offer all speakers, exhibitors and visitors an even greater international reach.

interzum @home 2023

2 opportunities for you as a speaker

Live presentation at interzum Trend Stage in Cologne + digital afterwards

  • To promote your presentation beforehand: max. 2 minutes digital teaser (video) (deadline 24 February 2023)
  • 15-20 minutes contribution at the interzum Trend Stage on site in Cologne on one day (after coordination) between 09.05. - 12.05.2023
    (deadline 24 April 2023)
  • Presentation language: English (German by arrangement)

Speaker Briefing Live Performance (.pdf)

Sample speaker agreement (.pdf)

Contribution for the digital event interzum @home 2023

  • To promote your presentation beforehand: max. 2 minutes digital teaser (video)
    Deadline 24 February 2023
  • 15 minutes contribution at the interzum Trend Stage at interzum @home 2023
    submission Pre-Recorded until 7 April 2023
  • Presentation language: English (German by arrangement)

Speaker Briefing Pre-Recorded (.pdf)

Speaker agreement (.pdf)

Online application (all lectures at the interzum Trend Stage are booked up)

Live or @home. Be there as a speaker and apply conveniently online.

NOTE: After you have filled in the form, check your details and click on "Submit form".

Apply now