CHOLE 2016


We would like to thank our Sponsors for their continued support and loyalty to CHOLE2016.

Premium Sponsors

Cochlea-Implantate MED-EL MED-EL is a leading provider of hearing implant systems worldwide, and offers the broadest portfolio of hearing implant solutions. The company was founded by Austrian scientists and industry pioneers Ingeborg and Erwin Hochmair, who together developed the world’s first microelectronic, multichannel cochlear implant in 1977. In 1990, they laid the foundation for the successful growth of the company when they hired their first employees. To date, the privately held company has over 1,500 employees around the world.

To treat the various types and degrees of hearing loss, MED-EL offers the widest range of implantable hearing solutions, including cochlear, middle ear, and bone conduction implant systems, as well as a system for combined electric and acoustic stimulation, and an auditory brainstem implant.

MED-EL’s mission is to overcome hearing loss as a barrier to communication and quality of life. Individuals in more than 100 countries have had their hearing restored with a MED-EL Hearing Implant System.

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Hear now. And always

As the global leader in implantable hearing solutions, Cochlear is dedicated to bringing the gift of sound to people with moderate to profound hearing loss. We have helped over 400,000 people of all ages live full and active lives by reconnecting them with family, friends and community.

We give our recipients the best lifelong hearing experience and access to innovative future technologies. For our professional partners, we offer the industry's largest clinical, research and support networks. That’s why more people choose Cochlear than any other hearing implant company.

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As a global leader in medical technology, services and solutions, Medtronic improves the lives and health of millions of people each year. We use our deep clinical, therapeutic and economic expertise to address the complex challenges faced by healthcare systems today. Let’s take healthcare Further, Together.

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Silver Sponsors

  KARL STORZ Endoscopy is a manufacturer and supplier of the highest quality endoscopes, endoscopic instrumentation and HD imaging solutions. We pride ourselves on the quality and reliability of the equipment we supply and the service we provide both pre sale in the form of educational support and post installation support.

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KURZ - because Clinical Evidence and Experience matters to surgeons and patients.
KURZ – because of their focus on Middle Ear Mechanics and Coupling
KURZ – because they are one of the world’s leading manufacturers of passive middle ear implants with more than 20 years of clinical evidence.

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ARRI is the largest manufacturer of professional motion picture equipment in the world. Since nearly 100 years ARRI has been associated with constant innovation and revolutionary technologies in all of its core businesses. Within the ARRI Medical business unit expertise from all over the group is optimized to meet the technical demands of the medical industry.

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Grace Medical provides innovative product solutions for the ENT surgeon, including Titanium and HA adjustable implants, Nitinol Stapes and Malleus Pistons, Ventilation Tubes and Instrumentation.  Please visit Booth 17 to see the patented Frisbee and K-Helix designs, as well as the latest in  Otologic Endoscopic Instrumentation.  

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Official Medical Journal Sponsor

The Journal of Laryngology & Otology (JLO) is a leading monthly journal containing original scientific articles, reviews and clinical records in otology, rhinology, laryngology and related specialities. Founded in 1887 and with a searchable database back to that date, JLO is absorbing reading for ENT specialists and trainees. The journal has an international outlook with contributions from around the world, relevant to all specialists in this area, regardless of the country in which they practise. It is fully illustrated and has become a definitive reference source in this fast-moving subject area.

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We would like to thank our Exhibitors for their continued support and loyalty to CHOLE2016.

Premium Exhibitors



ATMOS MedizinTechnik GmbH & Co. KG

BonAlive Biomaterials

GN Otometrics A/S




If you are interested in being a part of CHOLE2016 and becoming a Sponsor or Exhibitor and would like more information on this, please contact Isabel Watson.