02.12.2008 – Singapore Expo to host 30,000

Singapore (se) – 30,000 disciples and followers of the True Buddha School are expected to arrive at Singapore Expo on December 13, 2008. Here to participate in the Kalachakra Grand Ceremony, this multi-national audience hails as far as Brazil and USA… [read more]

05.12.2008 – 34,164 visitors attracted

Nuremberg (akm) – The European beverage industry celebrated its annual industry get-together at Brau Beviale 2008 in Nuremberg from November 12 to 14. The Exhibition Centre Nuremberg attracted 34,164 trade visitors (2007: 34,456) and 1,395 exhibitors… [read more]

08.12.2008 – Lighting strategies

Moscow (akm) – Interlight Moscow, the 14th International Trade Fair for Lighting, Light Technology & Intelligent Building Technology will take place from December 9 to 12, 2008. According to last year’s figures, 18,500 visitors and 400 exhi… [read more]

09.12.2008 – Debut for Energy India

Bangalore (se) – After last year’s successful opener, from December 10 to 13 Deutsche Messe Hanover is once again staging the leader fairs Cemat India, MDA India and Industrial Automation India in Bangalore. This year Energy India makes its debut. In… [read more]

11.12.2008 – Increase by 50 %

Beijing (akm) – The challenges faced by China’s water industry are one step closer to being solved following Water Expo China, held from November 10 to 13 at the National Agricultural Exhibition Centre in Beijing, China. Water industry speciali… [read more]

15.12.2008 – Editorial, m+a Newsline International 6 / 2002, March 28, 2002

A titbit to grin over from the biggest fair in the world: Microsoft stole the show from market leader Sony in the segment for play stations – one that is worth billions. For the first time in the CeBIT history, this reputed exhibitor had to remove pr… [read more]

08.01.2009 – Lighting strategies

Moscow (akm) – Interlight Moscow, the 14th International Trade Fair for Lighting, Light Technology & Intelligent Building Technology will take place from December 9 to 12, 2008. According to last year’s figures, 18,500 visitors and 400 exhi… [read more]

08.01.2009 – Debut for Energy India

Bangalore (se) – After last year’s successful opener, from December 10 to 13 Deutsche Messe Hanover is once again staging the leader fairs Cemat India, MDA India and Industrial Automation India in Bangalore. This year Energy India makes its debut. In… [read more]

08.01.2009 – Increase by 50 %

Beijing (akm) – The challenges faced by China’s water industry are one step closer to being solved following Water Expo China, held from November 10 to 13 at the National Agricultural Exhibition Centre in Beijing, China. Water industry speciali… [read more]

08.01.2009 – Confidence in Shanghai

Shanghai (se) – Confidence in the Chinese auto industry was demonstrated by the record number of visitors and exhibitors at the Automechanika show in Shanghai which took place December 10 to 12, 2008 at the Shanghai New International Expo Center. At … [read more]

08.01.2009 – FHC China set new records

Shanghai (se) – There was no sign of the world financial crisis at FHC China 2008, from December 4 to 6, 2008 in Shanghai. Trade visitors from all over China packed three halls of the Shanghai New International Expo Centre and the 807 exhibitors from… [read more]

08.01.2009 – Indonesia’s largest industrial trade fair

Jakarta (se) – The Machine Tool Exhibition season ended on a high earlier this month when Overseas Exhibition Services’ Machine Tool and Manufacturing Indonesia series of exhibitions closed its doors having attracted a targeted audience of 35,7… [read more]

28.01.2009 – Award to the most innovative product

Rimini (se) – 170 companies await trade members from the seafood chain at Rimini Fiera February 14 to 17, 2009. The 8th MSE Seafood & Processing (International Show of Mediterranean Fishing Industry Technology and Produce) is being held. On show:… [read more]

28.01.2009 – Entire label workflow on display

New Delhi (se) – The India Label Show, organised by Labelexpo Global Series, London, that took place December 3 to 6, 2008 at Pragati Maidan New Delhi, was hailed a great success. Despite the atrocities in Mumbai just five days previously, which caus… [read more]

28.01.2009 – Trends in home furnishings and decoration

Madrid (se) – The Home Exhibition, Habitalia ’08, which is organised by Ifema, Madrid, staged its fourth edition December 6 to 14, 2008. The fair featured strong attendance on the part of the general public. A total of 31,910 visitors had the opportu… [read more]

28.01.2009 – Mipim: in Cannes in March

Cannes (se) – The international real estate industry will gather in Cannes, March 10 to 13, for Mipim. Experts expect that the event will be used to kick-start new real estate projects and initiatives. With the € 15 trillion international proper… [read more]

28.01.2009 – Bioenergy and solar cooling

Stuttgart (se) – CEP Clean Energy Power 2009, International Trade Fair for Renewable Energy and Passive House is going to take place for the 2nd time at New Stuttgart Trade Fair Center from January 29 to 31. An international conference programme incl… [read more]

28.01.2009 – Food safety: the global challenge

Barcelona (se) – The CIES International Food Safety Conference is an annual event, bringing together over 600 food safety specialists from over 50 countries around the world. This year the event will take place in Barcelona’s Catalonia Palace o… [read more]

05.02.2009 – Fitness’ new section: Spa Termal

Madrid (se) – Fitness, the Fitness Industry and Sports Facilities Show, will complete its range of products and services linked to sports, gymnasiums and physical well-being by introducing a new area devoted to wellness and thermal therapies at its n… [read more]

05.02.2009 – Automechanika: Return to Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur (se) – The sixth edition of Automechanika Malaysia, previously known as Automechanika Asia will return to Malaysia at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre March 25 to 28, 2009. Organised by Messe Frankfurt (HK), Automechanika Malaysia is t… [read more]

05.02.2009 – Source of effective business contacts

Athens (se) – Exporama Show’s second edition ran in Athens, Greece at Helexpo Palace Exhibition and Conference Center December 6 to 9, 2008. The b-to-b event proved to be a successful communication platform and source of effective business cont… [read more]

09.02.2009 – Positive acclaim

Hong Kong (se) – The Hong Kong International Stationery Fair closed its doors on January 8, 2009 after four sourcing days at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. Running in tandem with Hong Kong Trade Development Council’s Hong Kong Toys &… [read more]

11.02.2009 – Keen interest

Moscow (se) – Keen interest registered organisers Messe Düsseldorf in Upakovka/Upak Italia 2009, the International Trade Fair Machinery and Equipment for the Manufacture of Packaging, Packaging Machinery, Confectionery Machinery, Packaging and P… [read more]

11.02.2009 – Satisfaction at Expohogar Spring

Barcelona (se) – The Expohogar Spring 2009 show, which was held from January 31 to February 2, 2009 at Barcelona’s Gran Via exhibition welcomed an audience of over 9,000 trade visitors. The 100 exhibitors expressed satisfaction for the quality … [read more]

11.02.2009 – Eltec: new date accepted

Nuremberg (se) – The three-day Eltec 2009 ended on January 23 with more visitors than the previous event in 2007: some 11,800 electrical professionals visited the Trade Fair for Electrical Building, Information and Lighting Technology. 220 exhibitors… [read more]

17.02.2009 – Sigep: visitors from 150 nations

Rimini (se) – On January 21 the curtain fell for the 30th Sigep, International Exhibition of Artisan Gelato, Confectionery and Bakery Production, after five days of exhibiting. The 750 exhibitors of the trade fair occupied all 16 halls of the Rimini … [read more]

23.02.2009 – Largest Sign China ever

Guangzhou (se) – Sign China 2009 is going to take place at Pazhou Complex February 28 to March 3, 2009. With about 1,000 exhibitors taking up to 80,000 square metres exhibition space, this edition will be the largest that has ever been staged in Guan… [read more]

23.02.2009 – Eurocis visitors: topmanagement in retail

Düsseldorf (se) – Eurocis 2009, trade fair for IT and Security in Retail, saw a total of 5,300 trade visitors (2007: 5,200) over the three days of the Düsseldorf-based event running February 10 to 12. The trade audience came predominantly f… [read more]

23.02.2009 – Key buyers will be in Basel

Basel (se) – From March 26 to April 2, 2009, the Baselworld Watch and Jewellery Show will be opening its doors in Basel. Over a surface area of 160,000 square metres, clearly arranged according to watches, jewellery, related brands and national pavil… [read more]

04.03.2009 – Forum for student information

Madrid (akm) – The International Educational Opportunities Exhibition Aula 2009 will stage its 17th edition from March 25 to 29 in Hall 3 at Feria de Madrid. This event, which is organised by Ifema and promoted by the Ministry of Science, intends to … [read more]

04.03.2009 – Two-thirds international exhibitors

Nuremberg (akm) – The 20th edition of Biofach 2009 from February 19 to 22 in the Nuremberg exhibition centre attracted some 46,000 trade visitors. The international share of visitors was again 38 % and the buyers came from 130 countries: after German… [read more]

04.03.2009 – Ideas for the textile industry

Hong Kong (akm) – Interstoff Asia Essential Spring 2009 is scheduled to open March 18 at the Hong Kong Exhibition and Convention Centre for three days, showcasing the latest fabrics from around the globe. Exhibitors and visitors will have the opportu… [read more]

17.03.2009 – Fast-changing real estate markets

Cannes (akm) – Mipim from March 10 to 13, 2009 intends to bring together players in the global property sector from 89 countries, offering access to a great number of development projects worldwide. The real estate market, organised by Reed Midem, ta… [read more]

17.03.2009 – 20 years of NHA

Columbia (ja) – From March 30 to April 3, 2009 NHA Conference and Hydrogen Expo will celebrate its 20th anniversary in Columbia, South Carolina. The annual event has been the central gathering point for the industry’s top thinkers, strategists … [read more]

17.03.2009 – Successful debut

Rimini (akm) – The first edition of the Technodomus 2009 Exhibition of Woodworking Technology and Building Components, organised by Rimini Fiera, ended on Saturday. The event from March 11 to 14 was the Rimini trade fair company’s debut on the intern… [read more]

07.04.2009 – Increase in visitor numbers

London (akm) – The visitor attendance figures for Railtex 2009, which took place at Earls Court Two in London from March 10 to 12, underline the success of the latest edition of the UK’s premier rail event. A total of 8,257 rail industry professional… [read more]

07.04.2009 – Promoting green technologies

Macao (akm) – Hosted by the Macao SAR Government, the 2009 Macao International Environmental Co-operation Forum and Exhibition will be held from April 2 to 4, 2009 at The Venetian Macao, Convention & Exhibition Center. The theme "Global Warm… [read more]

07.04.2009 – Imex goes greener

Frankfurt (akm) – Imex 2009 continues to assert its concern about environmental issues with green initiatives for the trade show taking place from May 26 to 28 in Frankfurt. The fair’s first independent environmental audit conducted by The Carb… [read more]

07.04.2009 – Insight into PV market

Daegu (akm) – The 6th edition of Green Energy Expo Korea 2009 takes place at Exco Daegu, South Korea, from April 8 to 10. During the three days of the exhibition, 17 countries and 280 companies are on show with 702 booths on 13,000 sqm. The exhibitio… [read more]

07.04.2009 – Redesign established structures

Nuremberg (akm) – Stone+Tec 2009, the International Trade Fair Natural Stone and Stoneprocessing Technology, takes place in the Exhibition Centre Nuremberg from May 20 to 23. The three major product segments include gravestones, accessories, natural … [read more]

28.04.2009 – Saloni 2009 fully booked

Milan (akm) – From April 22 to 27, 2009, the Milan Fairgrounds will host the Salone Internazionale del Mobile, Euroluce (the International Lighting Exhibition), the International Furnishing Accessories Exhibition and Salone Satellite. 202,350 net sqm… [read more]

28.04.2009 – Market Focus India

London (akm) – The London Book Fair 2009 from April 20 to 22 at Earls Court, London is a global marketplace for rights negotiation and the sale and distribution of content across print, audio, TV, film and digital channels. LBF brings over 25,000 mem… [read more]

28.04.2009 – From nutrition to care

Bologna (akm) – The 13th edition of Zoomark International 2009 will be held at Bologna Fiere from May 7 to 10. 616 companies from 35 different countries participate, 353 of them come from foreign countries. Most of the international exhibitors are fr… [read more]

28.04.2009 – Best practices in the retail business

Mumbai (akm) – From May 29 to 30, 2009 the 2nd Annual India Shopping Centre and Retail Forum will take place in The Renaissance Hotel in Mumbai, India. The forum recognizes the importance of best practices in the retail business, as consumerism and r… [read more]

28.04.2009 – Almost fully booked

Shanghai (akm) – From May 19 to 21, 2009, the 10th edition of Sial China, international food, beverage and hospitality trade show in Mainland China will open at Shanghai New International Exhibition Centre. More than 58 countries and regions will be … [read more]

30.04.2009 – Annual meeting point

Barcelona (akm) – Carbon Expo 2009, Trade Fair and Congress for emissions trading, carbon abatement solutions and new technologies, will act as annual meeting point for businesses and organisations operating on the CO2 market from May 27 to 29 in Bar… [read more]

06.05.2009 – Show for the building industry

Guangzhou (akm) – A hundred exhibitors from Asia, Europe and the USA will showcase their building technology products at Electrical Building Technology Guangzhou, organised by Messe Frankfurt, to be held from June 9 to 12, 2009 at the China Import an… [read more]

12.05.2009 – Coming together of the travel industry

Manama (akm) – Bahrain International Travel Expo (BITE) 2009 is set to open for the 5th edition from May 14 to 16 at Bahrain International Exhibition and Convention Centre. BITE offers a forum for the coming together of international operators from t… [read more]

12.05.2009 – New Location

Shanghai (akm) – From May 27 to 29, 2009 the doors of Biofach China will open at a new location, the Intex Shanghai Exhibition Centre. The third staging of the trade fair for organic products, natural personal care and natural products will attract o… [read more]

15.05.2009 – Added value with special displays

Dubai (akm) – From May 17 to 19, 2009 Domotex Middle East, the international trade fair for carpets and floor coverings in Dubai, will see exhibitors from the region and across the world showcasing their latest products. The event takes place at the … [read more]

18.05.2009 – Extensive range at a competitive price

Madrid (akm) – Between May 21 and 23, 2009, Hall 6 at Feria de Madrid presents a bazaar measuring more than 10,800 sqm, marking the staging of the 8th edition of the special offer products fair Multiproducto Selección, organised by Ifema. The … [read more]

22.05.2009 – Trade fair for volume footwear

Riva del Garda (akm) – The 72nd edition of Expo Riva Schuh, the biannual international trade fair for volume footwear, is scheduled from June 6 to 9, 2009. Over 1,100 exhibitors, including 740 international ones, will present their new products for t… [read more]

03.06.2009 – Multifunctional area

Verona (akm) – Pulire 2009, International Exhibition for Industrial Cleaning and Environmental Hygiene, will be celebrating its 19th edition from June 9 to 12. 233 exhibitors, including 30 international ones, with an overall space occupancy of 13,969… [read more]

03.06.2009 – Second-hand vehicle show

Madrid (akm) – More than 3,000 fully-checked and guaranteed vehicles will be for sale at the Salon del Vehiculo de Ocasion 2009, second-hand vehicle show, which stages its 13th edition at Feria de Madrid from May 29 to June 7. The show is organised b… [read more]

03.06.2009 – More visitors

Frankfurt (akm) – Imex 2009 from May 26 to 28, closed on a high note. Well over 3,700 hosted buyers combined with more than 5,100 unique visitors attended the show making a total of nearly 9,000 over the three days (2008: 8,750). Records were also br… [read more]

03.06.2009 – Diverse fringe programme

Guangzhou (akm) – More than 1,500 exhibitors from over 20 countries and regions will showcase their products at the 14th edition of Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition from June 9 to 12, 2009 at the China Import and Export Fair Pazhou Complex… [read more]

08.06.2009 – The latest CG technologies

Singapore (akm) – In its 4th edition from June 16 to 19, 2009, CG Overdrive will showcase the latest computer graphics technologies, attracting visitors from animation and VFX houses, games studios and more at Singapore Expo. The trade fair also serv… [read more]

15.06.2009 – Preview of collections

Paris (akm) – Interfilière Evolution Days adapts to suit the seasons and participants’ requirements. For the coming winter 2010/2011 session, it has opted for a one-day event on June 19, 2009 at Palais des Congrès at Porte Maillot… [read more]

15.06.2009 – International presence

Ho Chi Minh City (akm) – The manufacturing solutions trade event, MTA Vietnam , is scheduled to return to Ho Chi Minh City for its 6th edition from July 8 to 11, 2009 to a brand new venue, the Saigon Exhibition & Convention Center (SECC). More th… [read more]

15.06.2009 – Meeting for the food industry

Shanghai (akm) – China Bev Tek, which is part of ProPak China 2009, the 2nd Shanghai International Liquid Processing, Packaging and Material Exhibition takes place at Shanghai International Expo Centre (Sniec), Pudong, from July 15 to 17, 2009. Visit… [read more]

19.06.2009 – Coming together of the fashion industry

Madrid (akm) – The latest ideas in clothing, swimwear and accessories for next spring/summer 2010 will play the leading role at the upcoming edition of Simm, Salón Internacional de Moda de Madrid. The event is due to take place between July 16… [read more]

19.06.2009 – Visitor campaign

Barcelona (akm) – The Brandery will unite leading urban fashion brands at the Montjuïc exhibition centre of Fira de Barcelona from July 7 to 9, 2009. More than 100 brands will be present at the trade fair, 40% of them international. The Brandery… [read more]

19.06.2009 – Information hub for various industries

Taipei (akm) – Computex Taipei was running at maximum capacity at Taipei International Convention Center from June 2 to 6, 2009. 1,712 exhibitors were hosted who used 4,498 booths. The show welcomed 34,829 international buyers from 214 countries and … [read more]

25.06.2009 – Visitor campaign

Barcelona (akm) – The Brandery will unite leading urban fashion brands at the Montjuïc exhibition centre of Fira de Barcelona from July 7 to 9, 2009. More than 100 brands will be present at the trade fair, 40% of them international. The Brandery… [read more]

25.06.2009 – Celebration of life

Colombo (akm) – From July 9 to 12, 2009 The Bridal Fair, a celebration of life, will take place at SLECC, Sri Lanka Exhibition and Convention Center, in Colombo. A fringe programme including fashion shows and various competions such as a cake, photog… [read more]

25.06.2009 – 1,850 brands from 30 countries

Bangkok (akm) – Scheduled for June 25 to 28, 2009 at Bangkok International Trade & Exhibition Centre, Manufacturing Expo consists of four exhibitions on manufacturing machinery and technologies serving different sectors: Interplas Thailand, Inter… [read more]

25.06.2009 – Larger and more comprehensive

Hong Kong (akm) – For its 20th anniversary the Hong Kong Book Fair 2009 is growing even larger, more comprehensive and more exciting. The show organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council takes place July 22 to 28 at the extended Hong Kong Co… [read more]

25.06.2009 – Melting pot of ideas

London (akm) – Marketing Week Live, provides a single destination event for market research, online marketing, data marketing and in-store marketing activity. The event takes place at Olympia Exhibition Centre, London, from June 30 to July 1, 2009. F… [read more]

09.07.2009 – Developing apparel culture

Shenzhen (akm) – The 9th China (Shenzhen) International Brand Clothing & Accessories Fair (SZIC) from July 9 to 11, 2009 will be held at Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center with an exhibition area close to 100,000 sqm and more than 4,000 bo… [read more]

09.07.2009 – Fruit and vegetable marketing

Hong Kong (akm) – Trade exhibitors and visitors from Asia and the rest of the world are gearing up for Asia’s trade exhibition for the international fresh fruit and vegetable business. Asia Fruit Logistica takes place from September 2 to 4, 2009 at t… [read more]

09.07.2009 – Forum for the building industry

Amman (akm) – Organisers Jordan Engineers Association, Golden Gate for Exhibitions and the Arabian Group for Development host the Inter-Build Jordan Fair from August 2 to 5, 2009 at Zara Expo Halls, Amman. During the second fair and forum for the bui… [read more]

09.07.2009 – Trends in eyewear

Sydney (akm) – Odmafair, Australia’s international optical trade exhibition will offer the very latest in advanced, eye care technology, innovations and trends in eyewear fom July 10 to 12, 2009. Occupying 15,000 sqm of the Sydney Convention &a… [read more]

21.07.2009 – Enhance image of Hong Kong brands

Hong Kong (akm) – The HKTDC Hong Kong Lifestyle Showcase debuts from August 14 to 17, 2009 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. The fair will present diverse lifestyle products comprising the home, leisure activities and other aspects o… [read more]

21.07.2009 – Exposition on marketing at retail

Bangalore (akm) – Originally scheduled for March 2009, the 5th edition of In-store Asia has now been shifted to July 16 to 18 at B.I.E.C. in Bangalore, India. The exposition is classified into four distinct pavilions: Absolute Pop, for the pure-play … [read more]

21.07.2009 – Record attendance

Guangzhou (akm) – Asia’s largest lighting industry fair, organised by Messe Frankfurt, Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition and its partner event for the electrical building technology industry attracted a record number of visitors at th… [read more]

21.07.2009 – Expectations met

Barcelona (akm) – The Brandery, a new contemporary urban fashion show, hosted by Fira de Barcelona in the Montjuïc exhibition centre from July 7 to 9, 2009 met expectations. 9,715 trade visitors from the fashion sector were brought in. The 113 e… [read more]

21.07.2009 – Strong domestic demand

Hong Kong (akm) – The June Hong Kong Jewellery & Gem Fair opened on June 18, 2009 and concluded on a high note on June 21 with 16,685 visitors from 100 countries and 1,100 exhibitors from 30 countries. Visitors from key emerging markets such as C… [read more]

21.07.2009 – Increasing exhibitor and visitor numbers

Silleda (akm) – The 32nd edition of the international fair Semana Verde de Galicia closed on June 14, 2009 after having welcomed 55,000 visitors in Silleda at Feira Internacional de Galicia. New sectors linked to the rural world were introduced, such… [read more]

24.07.2009 – Trends for summer 2010

Amsterdam (akm) – The fashion fair De Modefabriek on July 26 and 27, 2009 offers a versatile and trendsetting platform with international allure at RAI-Exhibition and Congress Centre in Amsterdam. Over 600 labels from the medium and higher segment wi… [read more]

24.07.2009 – 350 years of wine

Cape Town (akm) – Intervitis Interfructa Southern Africa at Cape Town International Convention Centre from July 28 to 30, 2009 is the largest agro-industrial exhibition in the Western Cape. To celebrate the long tradition of wine in South Africa, the… [read more]

24.07.2009 – New exhibitors are welcomed

San Francisco (akm) – The 46th DAC Design Automation Conference and Exhibition will be hosted at the Moscone Center in San Francisco from July 26 to 31, 2009. This year, the DAC exhibit floor features almost 200 companies, of which 29 will be exhibit… [read more]

04.08.2009 – One-stop resource for the marketing industry

Chicago (akm) – Suppport for the marketer’s career was offered at TS², Total Solutions Marketing for the Exhibit and Event Professional, staged from July 20 to 23, 2009 at McCormick Place, Chicago. The four-day conference and two-day expo … [read more]

19.08.2009 – Automotive future

Frankfurt (akm) – With the slogan, “A Moving Experience”, visitors to the 63rd IAA Cars from September 17 to 27, 2009 will experience what is driving the automotive future. A total of 700 exhibitors, including more than 60 automakers from… [read more]

19.08.2009 – Stable figures

Berlin (akm) – As a global innovations platform Ifa, running from September 4 to 9, 2009 at Messe Berlin, proves its special position. Despite the difficult economic climate, the trade fair for consumer electronics reaches with an exhibition space of… [read more]

19.08.2009 – Signs of optimism

Copenhagen (ja) – Copenhagen International Fashion Fair CIFF at the Bella Center and Gallery at the Forum Copenhagen from August 6 to 9, 2009 recorded a sense of optimism despite falls in visitor numbers. This time, 24,371 people visited CIFF, which … [read more]

19.08.2009 – Best Nordic design

Copenhagen (ja) – Nordic Selected is the title of an exhibition that will show the best Nordic design of the past decade in connection with the Nordic region’s first design fair Copenhagen Design (Code 09) – the meeting place for the ulti… [read more]

28.08.2009 – Signs of optimism

Copenhagen (ja) – Copenhagen International Fashion Fair CIFF at the Bella Center and Gallery at the Forum Copenhagen from August 6 to 9, 2009 recorded a sense of optimism despite falls in visitor numbers. This time, 24,371 people visited CIFF, which … [read more]

28.08.2009 – Safety & Security: show and congress

Sofia (ja) – In conjunction with Safety & Security from September 10 to 12, 2009 at Inter Expo Center, Sofia, on the first two days Bulgarreklama will organise the 7th International Conference on security. The objective is to draw the attention o… [read more]

28.08.2009 – Successful premiere

Cologne (ja) – The premiere of the new leading trade fair for interactive entertainment and games – Gamescom – was a complete success. 245,000 visitors thronged the Koelnmesse site in Cologne from August 19 to 23, 2009 to experience and try out game … [read more]

28.08.2009 – Too few bookings

Zurich (ja) – Vitawell, Swiss Exhibition for Pharmacies and Drugstores, scheduled September 13 to 14, 2009 at Zurich Exhibition, will not take place. The event organisers, MCH Group, cite a lack of representativity for exhibitors and attendees due to… [read more]

11.09.2009 – Held as planned

Kielce (akm) – In spite of a fire that broke out in one of the exhibition halls, Targi Kielce, Poland, provides the venue for the 17th edition of MSPO, the international defence industry exhibition from August 31 to September 3, 2009. This year’s edi… [read more]

11.09.2009 – Fair for the property market

Madrid (akm) – With Outlet Residencial Ifema launches its new project aimed at boosting the property market. The fair, which will stage its first edition from September 11 to 13, 2009 at Feria de Madrid in order to anticipate the commencement of the … [read more]

11.09.2009 – Gaming industry meets

Singapore (akm) – The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS) is organising the world’s first Dice Summit Asia at the GCA Games Convention Asia (September 17 to 20, 2009) in Singapore together with Leipziger Messe International (LMI). The t… [read more]

11.09.2009 – New location

New York (akm) – Nouveau Collective, featuring spring 2010 collections, will take place from September 22 to 24, 2009 at its new location Penn Pavilion, New York, which is conveniently located with easy access to the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center… [read more]

11.09.2009 – Triggering business action

Lisbon (akm) – The 12th edition of the Salão Imobiliário de Portugal is scheduled to take place from September 17 to 20, 2009 at Feira Internacional de Lisboa. Subsumed under the overall topic “New Challenges, New Opportunities&rd… [read more]

14.09.2009 – Exceeded expectations

Berlin (akm) – More than 3 billion euros worth of orders were generated at this year’s Ifa from September 4 to 9, 2009 at the Berlin Exhibition Grounds, surpassing the record set in 2008. Thus consolidating its position as the world’s lea… [read more]

18.09.2009 – New product sectorisation

Hong Kong (akm) – Held under the concept of “One Fair, Two Venues”, Hong Kong Jewellery and Gem Fair will showcase loose gems, semi-finished products, equipment and packaging at Asia World Expo (September 21 to 25, 2009) and fine finished… [read more]

13.10.2009 – All inclusive package

Milan (akm) – Emo Milano showcases solutions set up by the worldwide machine tool industry. From October 5 to 10, 2009 the trade fair, which is alternately hosted in Hanover and Milan, returns to Fiera Milano. The event will occupy an area of about 1… [read more]

13.10.2009 – More visitors than expected

Frankfurt (akm) – Around 850,000 visitors came to the world’s most important trade show for mobility at Messe Frankfurt from September 17 to 27, 2009. “The 63rd IAA Cars has proved to be a crowd-puller even under very difficult circumstan… [read more]

13.10.2009 – In the midst of change

Frankfurt (akm) – The 61st Frankfurt Book Fair will open its gates from October 14 to 18, 2009 at Messe Frankfurt. “This year’s fair will be the most eager to try out new things that we’ve ever had”, said Book Fair Director Ju… [read more]

13.10.2009 – Promote technologies

Lisbon (akm) – The largest technology display in Portugal, Portugal Tecnológico, is scheduled to take place at Feira Internacional de Lisboa from October 7 to 10, 2009. The event intends to present solutions in such diverse areas as communicat… [read more]

13.10.2009 – Market place for ICT sectors

Istanbul (akm) – Cebit Bilisim Eurasia forms an international hub for the burgeoning ICT markets of Turkey, southeast Europe and the Black Sea region. The next edition is scheduled for October 7 to 11, 2009 at Tüyap Exhibition and Congress Cente… [read more]

13.10.2009 – Infrastructure investments expected

Bangkok (akm) – Wire, cable and tube products are expected to play a key role in upcoming mega-projects in China scheduled to start over the next several years. As key regional forums for their respective industries Wire Southeast Asia and Tube South… [read more]

27.10.2009 – New sectors incorporated

Barcelona (akm) – The international swimming pool show, Piscina Barcelona is approaching its 9th edition from October 20 to 23, 2009. The event, organised by Fira Barcelona, has incorporated new sectors such as safety equipment, sports and recreation… [read more]

27.10.2009 – Plans with new partner

Parma (ja) – Cibus Tec, Food Processing & Packaging Exhibition 2009, will run in Parma from October 27 to 30, organised by Fiere di Parma. With its new partner UCIMA (Italian Packaging Machinery Manfacturers Association), Cibus Tec is also alread… [read more]

27.10.2009 – Green exhibition duo

São Paulo (ja) – From October 28 to 30, 2009, the Biofach América Latina and Exposustentat exhibitions will once again transform the Transamerica Expo Center in São Paulo into the biggest platform for the Latin American organic s… [read more]

27.10.2009 – More value for attendees

Beijing (ja) – More than 120 exhibitors will be presenting their latest product ranges from October 28 to 30, 2009 at the China International Exhibition Centre Beijing. To further increase the value of Texcare Asia, which is organised by Messe Frankf… [read more]

27.10.2009 – Environmental hub in Asia

Hong Kong (ja) – From October 28 to 31, 2009, Hong Kong will form an environmental hub as the specially tailored business platform Eco Expo Asia showcasing the latest innovations in environmental protection rolls out at Asiaworld-Expo. The organisers… [read more]

27.10.2009 – New round of green events

Rimini (ja) – Rimini Fiera once again hosts the successful group of exhibitions dedicated to environmental quality. Led by Ecomondo, International Trade Fair on Material & Energy Recovery & Sustainable Development now in its 13th edition, the… [read more]

09.11.2009 – Improved services for international visitors

Guangzhou (ank) – The CIPS China International Pet Show, held this year at the China Import & Export Fair Pazhou Complex, Guangzhou, is drawing an increasingly international crowd. A record number of 510 exhibitors from across Asia, Europe, the U… [read more]

09.11.2009 – Winners to be announced

Amsterdam (ja) – Out of a total of 125 products entered in this year’s DAME – Design Award METS competition, the jury has nominated 53 from which the overall and category winners will be chosen. The winners will be announced on November 17, 2009 prio… [read more]

09.11.2009 – Sea of opportunities

Barcelona (ja) – Salón Náutico Internacional de Barcelona, organised by Fira de Barcelona, will be held November 7 to 15, 2009 in Gran Via and Port Vell. Staged in the context of a crisis which is also impacting the boat sector, the sho… [read more]

09.11.2009 – New start for Feindi

São Paulo (ja) – Feindi 2009 – the 3rd Subcontracting & Industry Business Fair by CIESP will be organised November 9 to 11 by Reed Exhibitions Alcântara Machado in São Paulo/Brazil. The show was last organised in 2005 and 2006… [read more]

09.11.2009 – Sold out

Mumbai (ja) – The China Sourcing Fairs to be held November 20 to 22, 2009 in Mumbai have sold out in their second year. The largest Greater China product exhibitions ever to be staged in India, the shows will feature more than 800 booths, an increase… [read more]

09.11.2009 – Increased number of Hosted Buyers

Barcelona (ja) – This year’s EIBTM has attracted over 30 new international group coordinators including Fore Events (India), Choice Hotels and Travel Experience (Sweden), Kuhlman International (Germany), Wish Eventos (Brazil), Pensosi MICE (Italy), W… [read more]

27.11.2009 – Inretail joins Index

Dubai (ja) – Inretail, the largest retail and shop fitting design event in the Middle East, this year takes place alongside Index. From November 14 to 17, 2009, DMG World Media expects over 30,000 trade professionals from more than 60 countries to th… [read more]

27.11.2009 – Record number of exhibitors

Guanghzou (ja) – A record number of 510 exhibitors from Asia, Europe, the USA and Canada are going on show between November 16 and 19, 2009 at the CIPS China International Pet Show, which takes place this year in the China Import & Export Fair Pa… [read more]

27.11.2009 – New event for the film industry

Mumbai (akm) – Cinex Asia, India’s first international B2B cinema and television industry exhibition, is launched from November 19 to 21, 2009 at Nehru Centre in Mumbai. The trade fair will also feature the Cinex Asia Summit, which will include semin… [read more]

27.11.2009 – New exhibition areas

Moscow (akm) – The 21st edition of Mebel will be hosted from November 23 to 27, 2009 at the Expocentre Fairgrounds in Moscow. A new feature of the international trade fair for furniture, fittings and upholstery will be the grouping of the exposition … [read more]

27.11.2009 – Exceeded expectations

Madrid (akm) – Between November 4 and 6, 2009, the first edition of Fruit Attraction, the fruit and vegetables trade show, took place at Feria de Madrid. Throughout its three-day duration, the trade fair brought together some 353 exhibitors, includin… [read more]

27.11.2009 – Increase in visitors

Hong Kong (akm) – This year’s Cosmoprof Asia from November 11 to 13, 2009, attracted over 41,000 attendees, marking a 4 % increase over 2008 at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Center. The number of overseas visitors, who attended the … [read more]

09.12.2009 – New exhibition design

Miami Beach (akm) – To maximize the visitor experience inside the Miami Beach Convention Center, the floorplan for the Art Basel Miami Beach, organised by MCH Swiss Exhibition, has been improved. The redesign also includes larger spaces for many gall… [read more]

09.12.2009 – Abridged exhibition dates

Bologna (akm) – Organiser Promotor International has announced that the time slot for the Bologna Motor Show has been changed due to a decrease in exhibitor numbers. The international automobile exhibition will now cover five days instead of nine and… [read more]

09.12.2009 – Platform for cultural exchange

Madrid (akm) – Integra Madrid, organised by Ifema, intends to boost the exchange of know-how and experiences among immigrants and the host population. The fair of products and services for immigrants expects to welcome more than 84,000 visitors to it… [read more]

09.12.2009 – Lisbon Christmas fair

Lisbon (akm) – FIL (Feira Internacional de Lisboa) hosts the 4th edition of Natalis from December 5 to 13, 2009. The market for Christmas gifts features businesses and IPSS (Private Social Solidarity Institutions). It offers a vast array of goods and… [read more]

09.12.2009 – Record numbers expected

Shanghai (akm) – Automechanika Shanghai opens its door from December 9 to 11, 2009 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre, China. The 5th edition of the show is bringing together a record number of 2,400 exhibitors (2008: 1,982) from 24 countr… [read more]

08.01.2010 – Platform for the engineering industry

Ahmedabad (akm) – From January 7 to 11, 2010, the University Ground in Ahmedabad, India, will be the setting of the 9th Engimach show. The engineering, machinery and machine tool event, organised by K and D Communication, intends to offer a launching… [read more]

08.01.2010 – Showcasing footwear collections

Riva del Garda (akm) – Dedicated to volume products, the 73rd edition of Expo Riva Schuh opens the footwear business season. The international shoe fair will run from January 16 to 19, 2010 at the Riva del Garda trade fair venue. According to organis… [read more]

08.01.2010 – Discover the Spanish provinces

Madrid (akm) – The 11th edition of Fitur Congresos is to be held January 18 to 19, 2010 at Feria de Madrid as a prelude to Fitur, Feria Internacional de Turismo (January 20 to 24). Organiser Ifema expects more than 200 international buyers from over … [read more]

08.01.2010 – Power for all by 2012

Mumbai (akm) – 1,000 exhibitors from 30 countries will go on show January 20 to 24, 2010 at the 9th edition of Elecrama in the Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai. The electrical and industrial exhibition, organised by Ieema, intends to showcase the &ld… [read more]

08.01.2010 – Door Fair postponed

Istanbul (akm) – Organiser Demos Exhibition has announced the postponement of the 4th Door Fair Turkey. The wooden, steel, automatic and industrial door / door hardware trade fair will now take place June 3 to 6, 2010 at Istanbul Expo Center, moving … [read more]

08.01.2010 – Trade show for music products

Anaheim (akm) – The National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) expects to attract more than 86,000 attendees to the next edition of the NAMM Show. The largest music products trade show in the USA is to take place January 14 to 17, 2010 at Anaheim… [read more]

18.01.2010 – Domotex more attractive for visitors

Hannover (ank) – Domotex Hannover (16 – 19 January 2010) will further enhance its appeal to exhibitors and visitors. Deutsche Messe will take steps to reinforce Domotex as the top international showplace for the carpet and floor coverings sector. The… [read more]

18.01.2010 – Childcare during the Ambiente

Frankfurt (ank) – The Messe Frankfurt Kindergarten caters perfectly for little trade-fair visitors aged three and older during the Ambiente (February 12 – 16, 2010). Two kindergarten teachers look after a maximum of 20 children in the 180 m² fac… [read more]

18.01.2010 – For accurate information

Hamburg (ank) – Two mainstays of Nortec (January 27 – 30, 2010) are information and communication. To make sure visitors can take advantage of the comprehensive programme of events, for the first time, events have been split into two main grou… [read more]

18.01.2010 – 360° watersports live

Düsseldorf (ank) – Boot Düsseldorf, January 23 – 31, 2010, offers 14 worlds of experience and theme parks under their new motto ‘360° watersports live’ – a new record in the history of the trade fair. “We are deliberat… [read more]

18.01.2010 – New brand catwalk

Paris (akm) – With the aim to inspire innovation, the 47th edition of the Salon International de la Lingerie opens from January 23 to 25, 2010 at Paris Expo, Porte de Versailles. The new-format brand catwalk show will enable exhibitors to unveil thre… [read more]

18.01.2010 – Free conference programme for visitors

Cannes (akm) – At the next edition of Midem, the world’s music market, January 24 to 27, 2010, access to the conference programme Midem Net is included in the registration. Organiser Reed Midem intends to explore concrete ways to monetise use of all … [read more]

20.01.2010 – Source, compare and select

London (akm) – Now in its 10th year, London Asia Expo presents Asian gifts, houseware and premiums from January 25 to 27, 2010 at Olympia, London. Organiser Kenfair expects more than 6,000 trade professionals to attend the exhibition, where they can … [read more]

28.01.2010 – Synergies for visitors and exhibitors

Moscow (akm) – Upakovka/Upak Italia will open its doors January 26 to 29, 2010 in Moscow’s Krasnaja Presnja exhibition centre. Once again, 2010 will see the international trade fair for packaging machinery, production and material take place in paral… [read more]

28.01.2010 – Linkage between water and climate

New Delhi (akm) – The IWWA/IWA Utility Leaders Forum (ULF) will premier at Aquatech India (February 3 to 5, 2010). It provides a platform for CEOs of water utilities to share the latest trends on topics such as linkages between water, energy and clim… [read more]

09.02.2010 – Highlights for the motorbike season

Linz (akm) – Austrian bike riders will meet from February 5 through 7 at the Motorrad 2010 to be staged at the Design-Center Linz, where they will be able to have a close look at the newest models, trends and highlights for the 2010 season. The organ… [read more]

09.02.2010 – Home renovation project

New Orleans (akm) – The 2010 International Roofing Expo will be held February 22 to 24 at the Morial Convention Center in New Orleans. A Community Service Day, also organised by Hanley Wood, will be hosted a day prior to the event on February 21. Thi… [read more]

09.02.2010 – Show of agricultural machinery

Zaragoza (akm) – The 36th edition of Fima Agricola, the international show of agricultural machinery, held from February 9 to 13, 2010 at Zaragoza Exhibition Centre will be a meeting place for 1,176 companies from 34 countries, who will exhibit their… [read more]

12.02.2010 – Platform for the refrigeration industry

Moscow (akm) – "Innovative refrigeration in the foodstuff chain" will be the core topic of Cholodsummit Rossija. The summit with an accompanying foyer expo is scheduled for February 16 to 17, 2010 at the Swissotel Krasnye Holmy in Moscow. A… [read more]

12.02.2010 – Dedicated to international operators

Milan (akm) – The new workshop Bit Buyworld, dedicated to an interchange of international operators, will make its debut at the 30th edition of the international tourism exchange expo Bit 2010 (February 18 to 21 in Milan). It will be held on February… [read more]

19.02.2010 – Exceptional food and drink industry

Dubai (akm) – Foodbev Media announced the launch of the 2010 Gulfood Awards. In 21 categories they will celebrate the people and companies behind the region’s exceptional food and drink industry. The food, hotel and equipment exhibition Gulfood is sc… [read more]

19.02.2010 – At anytime and anywhere

London (akm) – International Confex has launched a new mobile internet site that allows users to see up to date event and exhibitor information at any time and anywhere. The trade show for the meetings, conferences, incentives and special events indu… [read more]

23.02.2010 – New expo format

Mexico City (akm) – Organisers E.J. Krause and Reed Exhibitions have announced that B3 Forum, broadband for business forum, is the new format of Expo Comm Mexico, scheduled to take place from February 23 to 25, 2010 at Centro Banamex, Mexico City. It… [read more]

03.03.2010 – Meeting of the pet industry

Madrid (akm) – Ifema’s Pet Industry Trade Fair Propet 2010, which is due to stage its third edition February 26 to 28 at Feria de Madrid, will once again provide the setting for a programme of trade meetings for the industry. The main feature of the … [read more]

03.03.2010 – Longer opening hours

London (akm) – In response to demand, the second day of The VM and Display Show taking place March 2 to 4, 2010 at the Business Design Centre in London will remain open until 7 pm. The conference and exhibition for the visual merchandising and displa… [read more]

03.03.2010 – New education programme

Abu Dhabi (akm) – GIBTM, the Gulf Incentive, Business Travel & Meetings Exhibition, taking place at ADNEC, Abu Dhabi, from March 29 to 31, 2010, has announced a new initiative, highlighting one of the event’s core offerings of providing bes… [read more]

03.03.2010 – Top honours

Hong Kong (akm) – The Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) regained top honours as Asia’s Best Convention and Exhibition Centre following a major redevelopment in 2009, announced CEI, one of the region’s titles for the conve… [read more]

03.03.2010 – Stimulate transfer of information

Istanbul (akm) – Organised by HKF Trade Fairs, Foteg Istanbul is scheduled for March 4 to 7, 2010 at Istanbul Expo Center. The international trade fair for food processing technologies is setting out to stimulate the transfer of information and devel… [read more]

09.03.2010 – Expanded exhibition

Klagenfurt (akm) – The hotel and catering trade fair Gast Klagenfurt is being expanded by a whisky exhibition. The 42nd edition of Messe Klagenfurt’s International Trade Fair for the Hotel and Catering Trade in Austria takes place March 14 to 1… [read more]

09.03.2010 – Grand finale

Berlin (akm) – Who said that it’s always opening ceremonies that have to be magnificent? The world’s leading travel trade show ITB Berlin has plans to stage a grand finale on March 14 of this year. In cooperation with the International Delphic Counci… [read more]

09.03.2010 – Satisfied exhibitors

Milan (akm) – The 2nd edition of the N.O.W. Fashion Exhibition, hosted at Fieramilanocity from February 26 to March 1, 2010, closed with an attendance of 7,223 visitors. Products by 27 international brands were showcased at the four-day event that pr… [read more]

15.03.2010 – Premiere in Asia

Hong Kong (akm) – Organiser Asia World-Expo has announced that the inaugural Cartes in Asia exhibition and congress will be held at the venue on March 16 to 18, 2010. Since the launch of the smart-technology event in 1986, Cartes is held annually in … [read more]

18.03.2010 – Bikes for urban commuters

Taipei (akm) – The bicycle industry meets March 17 to 20, 2010 at the international Taipei Cycle Show in the TWTC Nagang Exhibition Hall. In Taipei more than 1,000 brands will present their high-tech bicycles, parts and accessories. Organisers TAITRA… [read more]

18.03.2010 – New segments added

Amsterdam (akm) – Traffic professionals visiting the 20th edition of Intertraffic Amsterdam from March 23 to 26, 2010, organised by Amsterdam RAI, can indulge in a world of solutions for traffic issues. This time around, two new segments have been ad… [read more]

22.03.2010 – Showcase for artisan confectionery

Atlantic City (akm) – After the success of the 2008 edition, Sigep USA returns in 2010 to showcase Italian artisan confectionery produce. The international trade fair will be held March 21 to 23 at the Atlantic City Convention Center during the Ameri… [read more]

22.03.2010 – Exhibition cancelled

Madrid (akm) – To strengthen Logitrans‘ vocation as a useful tool for the industry and in the current climate of austerity and cost-cutting by companies, organiser IFEMA has decided to cancel the exhibition and focus on an event aimed at the logistic… [read more]

22.03.2010 – Return to Cologne

Cologne (akm) – According to organiser Koelnmesse, Carbon Expo – global carbon market fair & conference – will return to Cologne after a successful edition in Barcelona. Once again it will be organised jointly by the World Bank, the I… [read more]

29.03.2010 – New organiser

Curitiba (akm) – The 6th edition of Femade 2010, International Machinery, Equipment and Products for Extraction and Industrialisation of Wood and Furniture Fair, is being held May 24 to 28 in Curitiba/Brazil. Organised for the first time by Hannover … [read more]

29.03.2010 – Styles and ideas

Madrid (akm) – IFEMA has announced the 2nd edition of Interior Home at Feria de Madrid from May 4 to 8, 2010. The international furniture and home design show will coincide with Casa Pasarela, Veteco and Pierdra, providing visitors with a comprehensi… [read more]

29.03.2010 – Aspects of stall fabrication

New Delhi (akm) – The international conference and workshop Expo Design, April 24 and 25, 2010, will take a close look at every aspect of stall fabrication, maximum space utility, designing facilities and services. Organised by Manch Communications, … [read more]

13.04.2010 – Tickets online

Hong Kong (akm) – Online booking has opened for visitors wishing to attend Asia Fruit Logistica (September 8 to 10, 2010). Organiser Global Produce Events says more than 250 exhibitors and 3,500 trade visitors from the fresh produce business are expe… [read more]

13.04.2010 – Genuine items

Madrid (akm) – Almoneda, the Antiques and Art Galleries Fair, will stage its 20th edition April 10 to 18, 2010 at Feria de Madrid. Organiser IFEMA says that around 160 antique-dealers, auction houses and galleries will offer collectors and enthusiast… [read more]

13.04.2010 – Mobile navigation

Frankfurt (akm) – A special navigation system for mobile phones premieres at the Luminale festival during the trade fair Light+Building (April 11 to 16, 2010). About 150 projects between light art and light design, exhibitions and parties invite visi… [read more]

13.04.2010 – New trade fair cycle

Shanghai (akm) – IFAT China + EPTEE + CWS, international trade fair for environmental technologies, is changing from a biennial to an annual cycle. By staging the trade fair on an annual basis in future, Messe München is taking account of the su… [read more]

21.04.2010 – Committed to the written word

Geneva (akm) – The 24th edition of SILP, international fair for book and press from April 28 to May 2, 2010 at Geneva Palexpo, will bring together publishers, authors, the media and other players committed to the written word. In conjunction with the… [read more]

21.04.2010 – Hotel opening

Bangkok (akm) – In June 2010, Europe’s oldest luxury hotel brand will open the Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok. The luxury city resort with 303 rooms and suites is located next to a royal palace in the centre of Bangkok. … [read more]

11.05.2010 – Turbulent VIV Europe 2010

Utrecht (ja) – The Icelandic volcanic ashes did not only seriously disrupt the air traffic over Europe. It also brought VIV Europe 2010, from April 20 to 22 in a turbulent situation, as many of the expected visitors – especially from the Middle East,… [read more]

11.05.2010 – Red Dot Design Award 2010 for Lechner stand

Cologne (ja) – Panel lamination and post-forming specialist Lechner’s 500 sqm exhibition stand at the trade fair Interzum 2009 in Cologne has captured the Red Dot Design Award 2010 in the Architecture and Interior Design category. On a harmonio… [read more]

11.05.2010 – MICE industry meets in Frankfurt

IMEX 2010 will offer its largest and most diverse educational programme to date when the show opens on May 25, 2010 at Messe Frankfurt. 75 workshops and presentations will be provided free of charge by organiser German Convention Bureau…. [read more]

20.05.2010 – New zone for European suppliers

Shanghai (akm) – Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles has confirmed a brand new zone for European suppliers at the three-day event to be held August 24 to 26, 2010 in the Shanghai New International Expo Centre, China. Located in Hall W1, this special … [read more]

20.05.2010 – Seminar programme announced

London (akm) – F2F Events has announced The Event and Exhibiting Show’s seminar programme. Every visitor may pick and mix who and what they want to see thanks to a stream system. The show will take place July 15 and 16, 2010 at the Business Des… [read more]

20.05.2010 – Expanded in space

Hong Kong (akm) – ITE&MICE is seeing progress on various fronts such as new official and theme pavilions and expansions by past exhibitors. New official pavilions are expected this year from Europe, Asia and the Pacific. In the space of four year… [read more]

26.05.2010 – Intelligent search technology

Frankfurt (akm) – Productpilot, a subsidiary of Messe Frankfurt, has agreed on an exclusive development partnership with IT specialist Intelligent Views, Darmstadt, for the exhibitor and product portal productpilot.com. This will entail developing an… [read more]

01.06.2010 – Visual gastronomic tour

Melbourne (akm) – The Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) has created a special menu concept that takes diners on a visual gastronomic tour of Victoria. The “Taste of Victoria” placemat concept means consumers can move their… [read more]

01.06.2010 – Enhanced by the Foundry park

Poznan (akm) – According to organiser Poznan International Fair, ITM Poland (June 8 to 11, 2010) – exhibition of modern industrial technologies – will gather over 900 companies showcasing innovative offers on an area of more than 20,000 m… [read more]

08.06.2010 – Town-planning in Madrid

Madrid (akm) – The 15th edition of Tecma, the international town-planning and environment fair organised by Ifema, will take place June 8 to 11, 2010 at Feria de Madrid. Its previous edition in 2008 drew 381 exhibitors and 11,904 trade visitors. The … [read more]

08.06.2010 – Changed dates

Milan (akm) – Fiera Milano Rassegne has changed the date and running time of Macef Autumn. The fair will now run from Thursday to Sunday instead of from Friday to Monday. This means the next edition will be held September 9 to 12, 2010 in Milan. The … [read more]

16.06.2010 – Cancelled duplicate event

Moscow (akm) – Otdykh Leisure, which takes place September 21 to 24, 2010 in Crocus Expo, is once again the only autumn tourism exhibition held in Moscow. A duplicate event, also scheduled for autumn, has been cancelled by its organiser ITE Group. Ot… [read more]

02.07.2010 – Dates confirmed

Shenzhen (akm) – Intertextile Pavilion is confirmed to take place for three days from July 8, 2010 at the Shenzhen Convention & Exhibition Centre. It is organised by Messe Frankfurt (HK), the Sub-Council of Textile Industry, CCPIT, and Shenzhen A… [read more]

02.07.2010 – Free sessions for visitors

London (akm) – The Event & Exhibiting Show, organised by F2F Events, will take place July 15 and 16, 2010 at The Business Design Centre, London. On offer are free “How To Exhibit” sessions that will provide visitors with the tools nee… [read more]

02.07.2010 – 50 years of fishing

Trondheim (akm) – This August Nor-Fishing celebrates its 50th anniversary. No other technology focused fisheries exhibition has operated for so long. Organised by the Nor-Fishing Foundation, it will take place August 17 to 20, 2010 at Trondheim Spekt… [read more]

02.07.2010 – Security update

Ho Chi Minh City (akm) – Messe Frankfurt’s Secutech Vietnam, the largest trade fair for security, fire and safety in Vietnam, will take place August 25 to 27, 2010 at Saigon Exhibition & Convention Center (SECC), Ho Chi Minh City. The fair is org… [read more]

06.07.2010 – Stronger presence

London (akm) – The 2nd edition of Stitch Menswear (June 30 to July 1, 2010), the UK’s only dedicated menswear and accessories tradeshow, kicked off the 2011 buying season at Old Billingsgate, London. Website registrations were up 500 % compared… [read more]

14.07.2010 – New show announced

London (akm) – Organisers F2F Events and tfconnect announced that they have formed a partnership to launch a new show Technology for Events. The show will co-locate alongside the Event and Exhibiting Show on July 15 and 16, 2010 at the Business Desig… [read more]

14.07.2010 – Celebrations at Asia World Expo

Hong Kong (akm) – To mark its 5th anniversary in 2010, Asia World-Expo, Hong Kong, is inviting the local community to celebrate with a line-up of public events that will continue throughout the year. It will begin with a summer carnival “Happy … [read more]

14.07.2010 – Exhibitors profit from expansion

Shanghai (akm) – With the Chinese market becoming more important and sophisticated, Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles (August 24 to 26, 2010) has been expanded from nine to ten halls, organiser Messe Frankfurt reports. Exhibitors who will benefit f… [read more]

14.07.2010 – Focus on online marketing

Zurich (akm) – Suisse Emex’10 organiser EMEX Management says the show will focus even more closely on the theme online marketing. From August 24 to 26 the Swiss marketing trade fair taking place at Zurich Exhibition will present business soluti… [read more]

19.07.2010 – IAPCO gets tough

Freshwater (akm) – The International Association of Professional Congress Organisers (IAPCO) members who did not fully comply with the high quality standards set by the Association are being clearly identified on the IAPCO website. "We have to g… [read more]

03.08.2010 – Establishing business contacts

Kiev (akm) – From September 14 to 17, 2010, Inprodmash will be hosting a platform at the International Exhibition Center (IEC) in Kiev for establishing business contacts with the Ukrainian food industry. According to organisers ACCO, Kiev, and IFWexp… [read more]

03.08.2010 – Focus on online marketing

Zurich (akm) – Suisse Emex’10 organiser EMEX Management says the show will focus even more closely on the theme online marketing. From August 24 to 26 the Swiss marketing trade fair taking place at Zurich Exhibition will present business solutions an… [read more]

03.08.2010 – New trade fair rhythm

Paris (akm) – The upcoming edition of Mode City (September 4 to 6, 2010), platform for intimates, beachwear and wellbeing, in parallel with Interfilière will be the last in the traditional trade fair rhythm. To respond to the market’s ne… [read more]

03.08.2010 – Access to Asian markets

Singapore (akm) – Medical Fair Asia returns to Suntec Singapore from September 15 to 17, 2010. Organiser Messe Düsseldorf Asia is anticipating over 400 companies from 30 countries. 8,000 visitors, practitioners and professionals from across the … [read more]

03.08.2010 – Optimised exhibiting conditions

Paris (akm) – With an 80,000 m² exhibition surface on a single storey, Silmo, the international trade fair for optics and eyewear 2010, is optimising the exhibiting conditions for around 950 exhibitors. From September 23 to 26, the ophthalmic op… [read more]

11.08.2010 – Automotive engineering in China

Shanghai (akm) – The Shanghai International Automotive Manufacturing Technology & Material Show (AMTS) 2010 will take place August 11 to 14 at the Shanghai New International Expo Center (SNIEC) in parallel with the 4th China (Shanghai) Internatio… [read more]

11.08.2010 – Seminar programme online

Gothenburg (akm) – Bok & Bibliothek, international book fair, together with the Swedish Arts Council have once again provided support to publishers and literary agents from outside the Nordic region to attend the fair from September 23 to 26, 201… [read more]

11.08.2010 – Promoting sustainable events

Utrecht (akm) – Green alternative: Since August 2010, the venue Jaarbeurs Utrecht has two on-site charging points where visitors can charge their electric vehicles. The public charge spots for electric transport, called NRGSPOTs, use eco-electricity… [read more]

19.08.2010 – Increase expected

Moscow (akm) – CPM Kids goes on show from September 6 to 9, 2010 at Moscow’s Expocentr Krasnaja Presnja with premium brands and lots of new exhibitors. Organiser Igedo Company, Düsseldorf, is expecting another significant increase in the … [read more]

24.08.2010 – Lack of exhibitor interest

New Delhi (akm) – Organiser e4win’s two maiden shows, the international trade fair for construction machinery BMA-X-India and the international construction fair Build-X-India, have been cancelled owing to a lack of exhibitor interest. They wer… [read more]

20.09.2010 – Newly scheduled

Paris (akm) – Fatex, the fashion sourcing trade fair encompassing manufacturing solutions for men, women, children, accessories and home items, is switching to new dates as of September 2010. Fatex’s three newly scheduled business days will run… [read more]

20.09.2010 – New planner’s guide launched

Melbourne (akm) – The Melbourne Convention + Visitors Bureau (MCVB) has launched the Melbourne Planner’s guide 2010/11 featuring new and expanded sections detailing the destination’s incentive offerings, proposed itineraries and the regio… [read more]

20.09.2010 – Singapore Expo met all standards

Singapore (akm) – Singex Venues, the manager and operator of Singapore Expo, was invited to participate in a closed-door evaluation of its business operations by the Superbrands Singapore panel. Singapore Expo was ultimately assessed as having met al… [read more]

20.09.2010 – Define the trends

Madrid (akm) – Ifema hails its upcoming edition of the international gift fair Intergift with the news that light-weight appeal, comfort and design will define the new trends in leather goods and travel items. From September 8 to 12, 2010 the show w… [read more]

20.09.2010 – A more

Paris (akm) – This year’s E-Commerce Paris has a more European slant. More than 40,000 European online retailers are invited to the e-business event September 21 to 23, 2010 at the Porte de Versailles exhibition centre. 30% of the exhibitors w… [read more]

20.09.2010 – Increase revenue

Nonthaburi (akm) – IMPACT, Nonthaburi, Thailand, is launching its Choose & Chill Campaign to meet increasing demand from the members of the IMPACT Society Corporate Reward. The special packages for four targets are i-Exhibit for exhibition groups… [read more]

20.09.2010 – Promote Thailand as a Mice location

Bangkok (akm) – MiceRadioThailand.com has been launched to showcase Thailand as a location for meetings, incentives, conferences and events. The service, featuring interviews with exhibitors, buyers, visitors, conference delegates and speakers, is pr… [read more]

20.09.2010 – Date announced

Mahalat (akm) – Organiser Hamayesh Sazan Pishgam International has announced that Iran Stone Expo will take place October 20 to 23, 2010. The international exhibition for stone machinery and related industries will be hosted at Nimvar Permanent Fair… [read more]

20.09.2010 – New designer generation

Milan (akm) – MI Milano prêt-à-porter (September 24 to 27, 2010), which organiser Fiera Milano Rassegne has radically made over in the past two seasons, is launching the novel project Collisions to support a new designer generation. Six… [read more]

20.09.2010 – Home Show relaunched

Glasgow (akm) – Making their debut in Scotland, organisers Media 10 have announced that they will be re-launching the Ideal Home Show Scotland. Taking place at the Scottish Exhibition & Conference Centre (SECC) Glasgow, the Ideal Home Show Scotl… [read more]

23.09.2010 – Equivalent stands secured

Harrogate (akm) – The October Harrogate Nursery Fair has been cancelled. In an attempt to lessen the impact of this decision, organisers Harrogate Nursery Fair, in association with the BPA, have negotiated to secure offers of equivalent stands and sp… [read more]

21.10.2010 – METS 2010 SYP sold out

Amsterdam (ja) – All stand space at the Mets 2010 Super Yacht Pavilion (SYP) has been sold and a waiting list opened. The total number of exhibitors will exceed 1,270, says organiser Amsterdam RAI. Mets and SYP will be held from November 16 to 18 at … [read more]

21.10.2010 – Gourmet Housewares Show alongside gift show

New York (ja) – GLM, a dmg world media business, has announced that The Gourmet Housewares Show, an annual event for upscale gourmet products, will be held each August alongside the New York International Gift Fair (NYIGF) at New York City’s Ja… [read more]

22.10.2010 – Let’s learn!

Brno (ja) – The 17th edition of the European Education and Lifelong Learning Exhibition Gaudeamus will be held from November 2 to 5, 2010 at Brno Exhibition Centre in the Czech Republic. BVV Veletrhy Brno’s exhibition is a meeting place for peo… [read more]

29.10.2010 – Interbike will stay in Las Vegas

Las Vegas (ja) – In response to feedback on the announcement a few weeks ago that Interbike was moving to Anaheim and taking place in August 2011, the show has now announced that its 2011 edition will stay in Las Vegas, California, where it will be h… [read more]

29.10.2010 – No new edition of British International Motor Show

London (ja) – Following thorough consultation with the UK motor industry after cancellation of the 2010 British International Motor Show at ExCel, London, the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) has confirmed that the show will not be r… [read more]

29.10.2010 – International Cycle Show moves to Birmingham

Birmingham (ja) – Upper Street Events is switching from Earls Court London to the NEC in Birmingham for the 10th edition of its International Cycle Show. This entails a date change. The show will take place from September 29 to October 2, 2011 instea… [read more]

29.10.2010 – World Stamp Exhibition 2013 to take place in Bangkok

Bangkok (ja) – Thailand has won the bid to host the World Philatelic Exhibition in 2013. The event given the official name of Bangkok 2013 World Stamp Exhibition will be the 4th world-class stamp event hosted by Thailand. Some 100,000 visitors are ex… [read more]

29.10.2010 – One trip, two fairs

Hanover/Munich (ja) – Within a very short space of time in 2011 Cemat (May 2 to 6), Hanover, and Transport Logistic (May 10 to 15), Munich, will take place. Their organisers, Deutsche Messe and Messe München respectively, are now jointly promoti… [read more]

08.11.2010 – Exhibitor Knowledge Forum tours India

Mumbai (ja) – EKF (Exhibitors Knowledge Forum), India’s First Educational Forum for Exhibitors / Tradeshow Participants, is scheduled between March and August 2011 across 10 cities in India. The forum will discuss strategies and tactics to impr… [read more]

08.11.2010 – Premiere in Jakarta

Jakarta (ja) – Conbuild Indonesia (CBI), a showcase for Indonesia’s construction, building and mining industries, will premiere from April 13 to 16, 2011 at the Jakarta International Expo (JI Expo). MMI Asia, Messe München International&rs… [read more]

08.11.2010 – Galleries for ARCOmadrid are selected

Madrid (ja) – The ARCOmadrid organising committee has selected a total of 141 galleries for its general programme and the subsection ARCO 40. These will be joined by a further 38 galleries, featuring in the various curated sections. IFEMA will hold t… [read more]

22.11.2010 – PSI 2011 almost fully booked

Düsseldorf (ja) – PSI – The International Network of the Promotional Product Industry takes place from January 12 to 14, 2011 at Düsseldorf Exhibition Centre. By the end of October, 90% of the area was already booked. So far, about 750 exhi… [read more]

22.11.2010 – CPhI Worldwide returns to Frankfurt

Frankfurt (ja) – 2009 in Madrid, 2010 in Paris – and in 2011 UBM Live’s CPhI Worldwide – International Exhibition on Pharmaceutical Ingredients and Intermediates returns to Frankfurt, where it was already staged in 2008. It takes pl… [read more]

22.11.2010 – Contract signed to promote CIAACE

Beijing (ja) – YASN International Exhibition, an exhibition company in China focused on the automotive aftermarket, has signed a contract with Leipzig Exhibition to promote the 12th China International Expo for Auto Electronics, Accessories, Tuning a… [read more]

22.11.2010 – JIAM rescheduled

Osaka (ja) – In the light of the highly negative effects suffered by the Japanese sewing machinery manufacturing industry, coupled with proposed schedules for similar international trade shows by other organisers, the Japan Sewing Machinery Manufactu… [read more]

01.12.2010 – Four independent segments at Euroshop 2011

Düsseldorf (ja) – Euroshop 2011, the world’s leading trade fair covering all investment needs for retail and its partners, will be organised by Messe Düsseldorf from February 26 to March 2, 2011. As at the last edition in 2008, it wil… [read more]

01.12.2010 – New section at Hannover Messe

Hanover (ja) – At Hanover Fair 2011 from April 4 to 8 organiser Deutsche Messe will present a new exhibition section in Hall 8, where Metropolitan Solutions will show innovations for urban infrastructures and cities. The exhibition section will be ro… [read more]

01.12.2010 – Back in town

Singapore (ja) – BroadcastAsia and CommunicAsia – the international trade exhibition and conference staged June 21 to 24, 2011 by Singapore Exhibition Services at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore – completes plans to relocate to the city’s fin… [read more]

01.12.2010 – Paris Motorcycle and Scooter Show announced for 2011

Paris (ja) – The CSIAM (Union of Automobile and Motorcycle Importers in France), the CSNM (French National Motorcycle Union) and AMC Promotion have decided to organise the Paris Motorcycle and Scooter Show along the lines of the project developed wit… [read more]

20.12.2010 – Thinking of a holiday?

Vienna (ja) – “Where to?” is a question answered objectively, expertly and with great enthusiasm at the Ferien-Messe Wien – International fair for holidays, travel and leisure from January 13 to 16, 2011 in Vienna. Around 800 exhibi… [read more]

20.12.2010 – Mode Shanghai sets its mark

Shanghai (ja) – An agreement just concluded between Mode Shanghai and Shanghai Fashion Week to hold both events concurrently will position Mode Shanghai as the foremost fashion fair in China. For the first time, it is to be held twice a year, as oppo… [read more]

20.12.2010 – Date confirmed

Beijing (ja) – Messe Frankfurt (HK) confirmed that the 6th edition of Texcare Asia will take place from November 17 to 19, 2011 at the China International Exhibition Center, Beijing. On over 10,000m² of trade space, it will present a wide array … [read more]

20.12.2010 – Food

Ho Chi Minh City (ja) – The first Food ingredients exhibition held December 2010 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, exceeded all the expectations of its organiser UBM, which announced plans to return to Ho Chi Minh City in 2012 with Fi Vietnam. Additional… [read more]

20.12.2010 – AGMET moves to 2012

Langfang (ja) – AGMET – China International Agricultural Mechanization and Technology Exhibition will not be held until April 2012 at the Langfang International Conference & Exhibition Center, China, moving back from the April 2011 time slo… [read more]

20.12.2010 – ITE Group acquires MVK

London (ja) – The international trade event organiser, ITE Group plc has completed the acquisition of the Russian exhibition organiser, MVK and its exhibitions. As a result of the transaction, ITE’s portfolio will now include international trad… [read more]

20.01.2011 – ISH China and CIHE join forces

Beijing (ja) – The merger of Messe Frankfurt’s ISH China with Beijing B & D Tiger Exhibition’s China International Heating, Ventilation & Air-conditioning Expo (CIHE) gives rise to Asia’s biggest annual sanitary, heating and… [read more]

20.01.2011 – New dates, new venue

Ho Chi Minh City (ja) – Top Repute is organising VICB – Vietnam International Construction and Building Exhibition, RAHV Vietnam – International Exhibition on Refrigeration, Air-Conditioning, Heating and Ventilation Systems and Security &… [read more]

20.01.2011 – ASRW plans to rotate locations

Orlando (ja) – Hanley Wood Exhibitions’ Automotive Service & Repair Week (ASRW) will revert to a rotating pattern beginning October 6 to 8, 2011 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla., which also returns the show to a Thurs… [read more]

20.01.2011 – Texmac India 2011 cancelled

Mumbai (ja) – Texmac India, international textile machinery exhibition, which IMAG, Munich, had planned to stage March 16 to 19, 2011 in Mumbai, has been cancelled owing to a lack of response from Indian exhibitors. … [read more]

20.01.2011 – Fibo to move to Cologne

Essen/Cologne (ja) – As from 2013, Fibo, the leading international trade show for fitness, wellness and health, returns from Essen to Cologne. The contract between Fibo’s organiser, Reed Exhibitions Deutschland, Düsseldorf, and exhibition … [read more]

11.02.2011 – New name for established energy show

Washington, DC (ja) – As from 2011, NHA Hydrogen Conference & Expo is changing its name to Fuel Cell & Hydrogen Energy. Organised by the Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Energy Association (FCHEA), the show takes place February 13 to 16 at the Gaylord … [read more]

11.02.2011 – Great increase in exhibitors and square metres

Madrid (ja) – The next edition of Expofranquicia will take place May 5 to 7, 2011 at Feria de Madrid. A total of 35 companies have confirmed their attendance, based on a net exhibition area of 1,000sqm. This represents an increase of almost 60% in ex… [read more]

11.02.2011 – New date fits all

Frankfurt (ja) – By consensus with the exhibiting industry, Messe Frankfurt has decided to bring the coming Automechanika Frankfurt forward by one week. The world’s leading trade fair for the automotive industry will now take place September 11… [read more]

11.02.2011 – International Confex to leave Earls Court

London (ja) – As part of UBM Live’s long term evolution strategy International Confex, the event for event organisers, will move in 2012 from Earls Court to London’s International Conference Centre & ExCeL London. Jonny Sullens, Portf… [read more]

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