About Düsseldorf Congress Sport & Event GmbH

Düsseldorf Congress Sport & Event GmbH represents and markets Düsseldorf in Germany and abroad as a location for conventions, business and sporting events, concerts and shows. A subsidiary of the state capital city of Düsseldorf and Messe Düsseldorf, the company is one of the largest event companies in Europe with diverse venues with individual capacity of up to 66,500 visitors in the largest hall.

The Düsseldorf Congress Sport & Event location portfolio comprises the CCD Congress Center Düsseldorf, the world’s largest event centre HORISUM, the Mitsubishi Electric HALLE, the ESPRIT arena, the ISS DOME and CASTELLO Düsseldorf.

Düsseldorf Congress Sport & Event is a central contact point for planners and visitors, professional associations and sponsors. The company pools resources and specialists from all areas of the meetings industry, enabling them to provide comprehensive service from one source. 

Areas of Business

  • Conventions / conferences
  • Exhibitions
  • Seminars / training


  • Concerts / shows / TV productions
  • Sporting events
  • Advertising / sponsoring


  • Capital city Düsseldorf (50%)


  • Messe Düsseldorf GmbH (50%)


  • about 3,500 in 2017


  • more than 2.5 million in 2017

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  • 45.6 million euro in 2017


  • around 134