11.02.2011 – One-stop sourcing platform

Guangzhou (ja) – Sign China, the largest sign event in the first half-year, will be held March 1 to 4, 2011 at Area B of the China Import and Export Fair Pazhou Complex, Guangzhou. This year it will provide a one-stop sourcing platform for the indust… [read more]

11.02.2011 – NYCC plus one day

New York (ja) – Reed Exhibitions is extending the New York Comic Con (NYCC) by an extra day in 2011 in order to accommodate more attendees and to provide additional programming and business opportunities. From October 13 to 16 the show will occupy th… [read more]

11.02.2011 – All in one trip

Beijing (ja) – Cashmere World 2011 will take place one month earlier than originally scheduled, from October 24 to 26 at the Chinese National Convention Center, Beijing. As it is the peak sourcing season, the new dates will allow exhibitors and visit… [read more]

22.02.2011 – New member of the family

New member of the familySao Paulo (ja) – Messe Essen’s Schweissen & Schneiden is being given a new offshoot. Besides shows in Russia and India, a South American version is joining the family in the shape of the Brazil Welding Show. The fa… [read more]

09.03.2011 – HR Performance to premiere in London

London (ja) – On October 4 and 5, 2011, RockMedia Events will launch HR Performance at London Olympia. Exhibition categories will include learning and development, training and coaching, leadership and teambuilding, HR software solutions, payroll sys… [read more]

09.03.2011 – At the helm of ASRW

Orlando (ja) – Hanley Wood Exhibitions’ Automotive Service & Repair Week (ASRW) is scheduled for October 6 to 8, 2011 at the Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Florida. Ron Nagy, Nagy’s Collision Center, will serve as the event… [read more]

09.03.2011 – AMI repositioned

Leipzig (ja) – AMI – Auto Mobil International organised by Leipziger Messe is switching from an annual to a biennial frequency, repositioning itself as the only international motor show in Germany in even years. It is also moving from April to … [read more]

09.03.2011 – Fair highlights on TV

Madrid (ja) – Motortec Automechanika Ibérica will broadcast the highlights of every trade show day between March 30 and April 2, 2011 on its Motortec Automechanika Ibérica TV channel. Trade professionals will be able to follow what&rsqu… [read more]

09.03.2011 – Two fairs, same dates

Sydney (ja) – Reed Expo has decided to co-locate Printex 11 and Visual Impact Image Expo (VIIE) from May 4 to 6 at the Sydney Convention & Exhibition Centre. The organiser says this decision has been universally welcomed by business leaders. … [read more]

09.03.2011 – Opportunities for cooperation

Dallas (ja) – A collaborative relationship has been formed to explore opportunities for cooperation across a broad spectrum of common industry activities, including among others safety and security, advocacy, education, industry affairs and best prac… [read more]

09.03.2011 – Iran Oil Show rescheduled for April 2011

Tehran (ja) – A new date has been set for the Iran Oil Show IOGRPE. The 16th International Oil, Gas, Refining & Petrochemical Exhibition, organised by the Ministry of Petroleum – Public Relations in cooperation with the Iranian Internationa… [read more]

09.03.2011 – New sourcing platform

Frankfurt (ja) – Source it! is the name of the new sourcing platform at Texprocess taking place May 24 to 27, 2011 in Frankfurt. There, national pavilions and contract manufacturers from the world’s central clothing producing countries will be … [read more]

09.03.2011 – Meftec moves to Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi (ja) – Media Generation Exhibitions, the organisers of Meftec, the world’s leading financial technology event for emerging markets, have announced a change of dates and venue for their 2011 exhibition and conference. The event, origin… [read more]

09.03.2011 – Euroshop 2011: satisfying results

Düsseldorf (ja) – The world’s biggest trade fair for retailers’ investment needs, Euroshop 2011, has drawn to a close in Düsseldorf on March 2. The 2,038 exhibitors from 53 nations unanimously report good to excellent contacts a… [read more]

07.04.2011 – Match & Meet Onsite

Hanover (ja) – Deutsche Messe is offering a new service at the Hanover Fair 2011 (April 4 to 8): Match & Meet Onsite. In a specially installed Matchmaking Area potential business partners can network with each other at individual tables, in camer… [read more]

07.04.2011 – IAA is staying put in Frankfurt

Frankfurt (ja) – The International Motor Show (IAA) is staying put in Frankfurt. “Following intensive negotiations with Messe Frankfurt we have decided to hold the IAA Cars at Frankfurt exhibition centre in the years 2013, 2015, 2017 and 2019 a… [read more]

07.04.2011 – Biotechnica with sharpened profile

Hanover (ja) – Deutsche Messe, Hanover, is sharpening the profile of its show Biotechnica (October 11 to 13, 2011) with new focus themes and concentration on the four sections Biotechnology, Laboratory Technology, Services and Technology Transfer. Ne… [read more]

07.04.2011 – Wine & Gourmet Japan postponed

Tokyo (ja) – Wine & Gourmet Japan, originally scheduled to take place April 6 to 8, 2011, is being postponed due to the infrastructure difficulties with which Tokyo is currently beset. In the event that it is not possible to stage the show this y… [read more]

07.04.2011 – New fashion and denim segment

Moscow (ja) – CPM – Collection Première Moscow is presenting its new segment CPM Fashion & Denim from September 5 to 8, 2011 at the 2012 Spring/Summer preview. 2,500sqm of extra hall space is being added at the Expocentre site. The s… [read more]

07.04.2011 – Remodelled format in 2012

Cape Town (ja) – The Cape Town Book Fair will not be staged in 2011, but instead in 2012 in a new, remodelled format, along with the IPA Publishers Congress taking place June 12 to 14, 2012 in Cape Town. The reason for the move is that publishers in … [read more]

07.04.2011 – Vinitaly fully booked

Verona (ja) – The 45th edition of Vinitaly at Veronafiere is fully booked. More than 4,000 exhibitors on 92,000 sqm of net exhibition area will welcome visitors from April 7 to 11, 2011. The show is included in the official calendar of celebrations f… [read more]

07.04.2011 – New hosted buyer groups at Imex

Frankfurt (ja) – In the final run-up to Imex in Frankfurt, which takes place May 24 to 26, 2011 at Messe Frankfurt, the Imex Group has announced a variety of additions to its programme, including more exhibitors and a number of new hosted buyer group… [read more]

07.04.2011 – Glasstech Asia moves to Indonesia

Jakarta (ja) – As the largest market in South-East Asia with the highest number of manufacturing plants, Indonesia has been chosen to host the 9th edition of Glasstech Asia 2011. The show is scheduled for November 23 to 25 at Jakarta International Ex… [read more]

07.04.2011 – Efforts to improve public transportation networks

Kuwait City (ja) – Kuwait is planning to develop its own rail and metro projects as part of the Gulf Cooperation Council’s wider efforts to improve public transportation networks and its connectivity with neighbours. Kuwait Metro and Rail Confe… [read more]

07.04.2011 – New date, new location, new co-operation

Istanbul (ja) – The fashion show Collection Première Istanbul (CPI) will be showing from September 22 to 24, 2011 under the management of CNR International Trade Fairs in the CNR Expo Center in Istanbul, in the immediate vicinity of Atatü… [read more]

07.04.2011 – Laid tables in Barcelona

Barcelona (ja) – Barcelona Degusta, the consumer food show, will be held from December 2 to 4, 2011 at the Montjuïc exhibition centre. Following an agreement reached with Alimentaria Exhibitions, the current organiser of the event, it will be ma… [read more]

14.04.2011 – MEOS postponed

Bahrain (ja) – The Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) and Arabian Exhibition Management (AEM) met with the MEOS Executive Committee to postpone the 17th Middle East Oil & Gas Show and Conference, originally scheduled for March 2011, due to the … [read more]

14.04.2011 – Premiere later this year

Mumbai (ja) – UBM has postponed the premiere of TFM&A India – Technology for Marketing and Advertising for the second time. Instead of taking place in April or May, the show is not now scheduled until November 4 to 5, 2011 at the Nehru Scie… [read more]

14.04.2011 – More time in between wine shows

Barcelona/Düsseldorf (ja) – For the first time in recent years, Intervin and Prowein will not be held at the same time or even in close succession on the trade show calendar. The organisers of Intervin (Alimentaria Exhibitions) and Prowein (Mess… [read more]

03.05.2011 – No Bread & Butter Youngstars

Berlin (ja) – Both attempts to establish Bread & Butter as a kids’ wear trade fair in Berlin have failed. In January 2011 there was to have been a Kidscamp and after its cancellation the Bread & Butter Youngstars in July. Now this too h… [read more]

03.05.2011 – Back to spring

Paris (ja) – Meuble Paris, which was to have taken place from September 9 to 13, 2011 in parallel to Maison & Objet, is being put back to January 20 to 24, 2012, once again running concurrently with the biannual Maison & Objet in Paris Nord V… [read more]

03.05.2011 – New name and running time

Beijing (ja) – Ispo Beijing – formerly Ispo China – appears in 2012 not only with a new name but also a new running time. It is being lengthened to four days and will take place February 22 to 25 in the China National Convention Centre (C… [read more]

03.05.2011 – New partnership announced

Orlando (ja) – Automotive Service & Repair Week (ASRW) has announced a new partnership for 2011 with the Muscle Car Network of Florida. ASRW, comprised of the International Autobody Congress & Exposition (NACE) and the Congress of Automotive … [read more]

03.05.2011 – Dates for 2012 and 2013

Verona (ja) – The dates were announced during the recent 45th edition and are now official: Vinitaly 2012 will take place March 25 to 28 at VeronaFiere. And to facilitate planning for more than 4,000 exhibitors and almost 156,000 operators, the 2013 … [read more]

03.05.2011 – Asian Attractions Expo returns to Hong Kong

Hong Kong (ja) – The International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) announced that the Asian Attractions Expo 2012 will take place June 5 to 8 in Hall 5BC of the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. Held annually in diffe… [read more]

10.05.2011 – Special service for visitors

Guangrao (ja) – The 2nd China (Guangrao) International Rubber Tire & Auto Accessory Exhibition will be held May 15 to 17, 2011 at the Guangrao International Exhibition Center. For foreign visitors’ convenience, the China Council for the Pro… [read more]

10.05.2011 – Focus on major global market concerns

Guangzhou (ja) – Chinaplas 2011, the 25th International Exhibition on Plastics and Rubber Industries, will be held from May 17 to 20 in the China Import & Export Fair Pazhou Complex, Guangzhou. The concurrent events, "Beating Record by Recyc… [read more]

10.05.2011 – Break to adapt to community’s needs

Singapore (ja) – Singapore Exhibition Services has cancelled CG Overdrive – Asia’s Computer Graphics Event in order to evaluate the needs of the community. The show was originally scheduled June 23 to 25, 2011 in Suntec Singapore. A new e… [read more]

17.05.2011 – Two shows brought together

Bangkok (ja) – Asia’s largest Refrigeration, Heating, Ventilation, and Air-Conditioning event, Bangkok RHVAC 2011, and the latest innovations in Electrical and Electronics devices in Bangkok E&E 2011, have been brought together in one show, to be… [read more]

17.05.2011 – Visitors interested in spring fairs

Hong Kong (ja) – The Hong Kong Electronics Fair and the ICT Expo, which were organised in parallel this April by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC), registered strong growth in at… [read more]

17.05.2011 – Attractive meeting place for the glass industry

Düsseldorf (ja) – The world’s foremost glass trade fair Glasstec, organised by Messe Düsseldorf, and Glassprint, a leading conference and accompanying exhibition dedicated to glass decoration staged by Chameleon Business Media and the… [read more]

17.05.2011 – New iPad app for exhibition contractors

Derrimut (ja) – A new iPad app that allows exhibition contractors to design exhibition systems and stands at the touch of a button has been unveiled by Octanorm Australia. Free to download, the Exhibitionapp enables contractors to design an exhibitio… [read more]

24.05.2011 – Greenshowroom by Messe Frankfurt

Berlin (ja) – Greenshowroom is taking place for the first time under the direction of Messe Frankfurt. From July 6 to 8, 2011 during Berlin Fashion Week it will showcase sustainably produced fashion at the Hotel Adlon. The commitment by Germany&rsquo… [read more]

24.05.2011 – Mosbuild restructured

Moscow (ja) – As from 2012, Russia’s biggest trade fair Mosbuild will take place at one exhibition site only, for which it will be staged in two consecutive weeks at Expocentre, Moscow. The first week featuring the segments for interior design … [read more]

24.05.2011 – New dates for Motortec Automechanika Ibérica

Madrid (ja) – The next edition of Motortec Automechanika Ibérica, International Trade Fair for Automotive Parts, Equipment and Service Suppliers, is to take place between March 13 and 16, 2013 at Feria de Madrid. The dates of the biannual meet… [read more]

31.05.2011 – Online registrations now open

Ljubljana (ja) – Conventa, leading b2b event in the meeting industry in South East Europe, has opened its online registrations and is inviting hosted buyers to register. The show will be held from January 18 to 19, 2012 at Gospodarsko Razstavisce in … [read more]

31.05.2011 – Hygienalia and Pulire to form single event

Valencia (ja) – For the purpose of organising the largest event in the sector, Hygienalia and Pulire have decided to merge to organise a single biennial event in order to cover the whole cleaning and professional hygiene sector in the Iberian Peninsu… [read more]

31.05.2011 – Top theme internationalisation

Barcelona (ja) – One of the core themes of the next edition of Alimentaria will be internationalisation. Alimentaria Exhibitions, the event’s organising company, is developing commercial action plans and promotion worldwide, with support, alongside o… [read more]

06.06.2011 – Rescheduled events in Japan

Tokyo (ja) – Following the postponement of CPhl, ICSE, P-MEC and BioPh Japan in Tokyo as a result of the recent earthquake, the events have now been rescheduled and will be held from July 13 to 15, 2011 at the Intex Osaka Exhibition Centre. UBM Live … [read more]

06.06.2011 – Postponed indefinitely

Dubai (ja) – Due to the current unsettled political situation in the region between the Arabian Gulf and the Mediterranean, Deutsche Messe Dubai and Messe Stuttgart have decided to postpone indefinitely the Middle Eastern platform for doors/gates and… [read more]

06.06.2011 – Estonia in Finnland

Helsinki (ja) – Estonia will be the theme country of the Helsinki Music Fair from October 27 to 30, 2011. It will also be the theme country of the Helsinki Book Fair which is being arranged at the same time by the Finnish Fair Corporation in the Hels… [read more]

16.06.2011 – Bigger than ever

Amsterdam (ja) – Amsterdam RAI, organisers of the internationally renowned Rematec trade exhibition, will present a complete range of products and total solutions on remanufacturing. This leading biannual event for the remanufacturing industry will b… [read more]

16.06.2011 – Satellite exhibition

Paris (ja) – From September 29 to October 2, 2011, the international optics and eyewear exhibition Silmo offers a dynamic presentation in partnership with other events. These include Paris Sur Mode Atelier, Premiere Classe and Trano¿. Other im… [read more]

16.06.2011 – Dutch road transport show is back

Amsterdam (ja) – After its absence from the calendar in 2009 due to the recession, BedrijfsautoRAI (formerly known as The European Road Transport Show, TERTS), the Dutch platform for sustainable road transport, is back. From April 17 to 21, 2012, Ams… [read more]

16.06.2011 – Integration Life Society comes to life

Moscow (ja) – From June 30 to July 3, 2011, Messe Düsseldorf will stage Integration Life Society for the first time, a trade fair attuned to the needs of the Russian market for people with disabilities and in need of care. The show takes place a… [read more]

16.06.2011 – ProPSI 2011 cancelled

Amsterdam (ja) – The management of Rexpro International Exhibitions, an alliance between Het Portaal Uitgevers (PromZ) and Reed Exhibitions (PSI), has decided to cancel the upcoming ProPSI. The European trade fair for the promotional products sector … [read more]

16.06.2011 – Coffee to stimulate Sigep

Rimini (ja) – At the 33rd edition of the International Exhibition of Artisan Gelato, Pastry, Confectionery and Bakery Production (January 21 to 26, 2012) Sigep Coffee will be launched under the patronage of the S.C.A.E. Speciality Coffee Association … [read more]

21.07.2011 – Construction has started

Basel (ank) – The first main construction stage for Messe Basel’s newbuild has begun. By the end of the year the central element of the new hall complex will be in place – the 32 metre-high building above Exhibition Square featuring two e… [read more]

21.07.2011 – Europeans tap into Asian markets

Shanghai (ank) – With a 10% increase in scale, Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles 2011 will occupy 11 halls in the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC). The event held from August 29 to 31 is the biggest to date. To tap into the Asian mark… [read more]

21.07.2011 – Ufi welcomes new member

St. Petersburg (ank) – Expoforum, St. Petersburg/Russia, was accepted into the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry (Ufi) during a meeting of its executive board in Ghent. Today, UFI comprises 552 companies in 83 countries on six continents…. [read more]

21.07.2011 – Cancelled

Sosnowiec (ank) – The International Trade Fair for Mining and Energy SILMEX in Sosnowiec, Poland, which was scheduled for September 6-9, 2011 will not take place at that time, trade show organizer Expo Silesia has announced…. [read more]

21.07.2011 – Key trade fair for the Construction Industry

Colombo (ank) – Construct exhibition 2011, organized by the National Construction Association of Sri Lanka (NCASL) since 2001, will be held from August 19 to 21 for the 11th consecutive year at the Sirimavo Bandaranaike Memorial Exhibition Center (SB… [read more]

21.07.2011 – „Willkommen“

Gothenburg (ank) – This year, the Göteborg Book Fair (September 22 -25) bids a hearty Willkommen! to the world’s foremost German-speaking writers. Some 30 representatives of modern literature in Germany, Austria and Switzerland will be participa… [read more]

21.07.2011 – Convincing debut

Moscow (ank) – Chillventa Rossija, International Trade Fair for Refrigeration, Air Conditioning and Heat Pumps for Commercial and Industrial Applications, made a convincing debut this March. Its positive reception has now convinced its organisers to … [read more]

21.07.2011 – Dutch platform is back

Amsterdam (ank) – After its absence from the calendar in 2009 due to the recession, BedrijfsautoRAI (formerly known as The European Road Transport Show, TERTS), the Dutch platform for sustainable road transport, is back. From April 17 to 21, 2012, Am… [read more]

28.07.2011 – Mobile World Capital selected

Barcelona (ja) – After an 18-month search, the GSM Association announced that Barcelona has been selected as Mobile World Capital from 2012 to 2018. Barcelona will thus become the home of the GSMA Mobile World Congress and develop a range of other pr… [read more]

28.07.2011 – Move to Frankfurt

Munich (ja) – The Munich-based organiser WIP is bringing its European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition (EU PVSEC) 2012 to Frankfurt/Main. Meanwhile, this year’s 26th edition of the event takes place September 5 to 9 in Hambur… [read more]

28.07.2011 – New show at Hannover Messe

Hanover (ja) – With the new leader fair Industrial Green Tec Hannover Messe is further expanding the themes environmental technology and sustainability. The ZVEI German Electrical and Electronic Manufacturers’ Association has been enlisted as t… [read more]

16.08.2011 – IAEE presents Wi-Fi study results

Phoenix (ja) – The extraordinary expansion of the use of tablet computers like iPads, smart phones and other devices that depend upon Wi-Fi networks for Internet connectivity are creating new stresses for exhibitors, attendees, show organisers and fa… [read more]

16.08.2011 – More foreign exhibitors in Germany

Berlin (ja) – Following the end of the global economic crisis, the figures for foreign exhibitors taking part in German trade fairs have recovered throughout. Compared with corresponding events in previous years, in 2010 their numbers rose by 2.7%, f… [read more]

05.09.2011 – Twice as many buyers

Hong Kong (ja) – New buyers at Global Sources‘ Private Sourcing Events more than doubled in the first half of 2011. This growth in participation further extends Global Sources‘ lead in organising one-to-one sourcing meetings between major internation… [read more]

05.09.2011 – New dates for NRA Show

Chicago (ja) – The 2012 National Restaurant Association Restaurant, Hotel-Motel Show (NRA Show), originally scheduled for May 19 to 22, 2012 at Chicago’s McCormick Place, will be held from May 5 to 8, 2012. This change reflects the association&… [read more]

05.09.2011 – Postponed for one year

Dublin (ja) – The Sustainable Building Show, the Building, Renovation & Retrofit Show and the Wood Machinery Exhibition have been postponed for one year. Organisers Irish Services / Montgomery Exhibitions in Dublin have changed their dates to Oct… [read more]

05.09.2011 – Switchover to biennial cycle

Kansas City (ja) – The US agricultural exhibition AG CONNECT Expo has completed switchover to a biennial cycle. The organiser, the US Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM), announced that the next AG CONNECT Expo will take place from January 2… [read more]

05.09.2011 – Japan to exhibit at Medical Fair Thailand

Bangkok (ja) – The 5th edition of Medical Fair Thailand will take place from September 14 to 16, 2011, at Bangkok’s Queen Sirikit National Convention Center (QSNCC), and will welcome country pavilions from Austria, Belgium, China, Germany, Indi… [read more]

05.09.2011 – Latest trends in jewellery

Madrid (ja) – Feria de Madrid will open its doors from September 14 to 18, 2011, to Iberjoya, presenting the latest fashion collections under the headings of jewellery and time-pieces. The fair will be staged within the framework of Giftrends Madrid,… [read more]

05.09.2011 – Renewed growth for Wetex

Dubai (ja) – Wetex – international trade fair for water, energy and environmental technologies, taking place from March 13 to 15, 2012 in Dubai, anticipates renewed growth in both exhibitor and visitor numbers in the coming year. According to d… [read more]

22.09.2011 – New Rimini Conference Centre to open at last

Rimini (ja) – The inauguration ceremony for the new Rimini Conference Centre will be held on October 15, 2011. After receiving earthquake certification at the end of July, in August the venue was visited and granted authorisation by the Provincial In… [read more]

22.09.2011 – Benefits for hosted buyers

Melbourne (ja) – Prospective buyers looking to join the Asia-Pacific Incentives & Meetings Expo’s (AIME) Hosted Buyer Programme in 2012 can benefit from significant savings by submitting an application before October 28, 2011. The 20th AIME… [read more]

22.09.2011 – Change of frequency

Hamburg (ja) – Reed Exhibitions has altered the frequency of Aerospace Testing at Hamburg Messe from annual to biennial. This means the next edition will not take place until April 9 to 11, 2013. However, the parallel fair, Aircraft Interiors Expo, w… [read more]

22.09.2011 – Two new feature areas

Brussels (ja) – Tarsus Group’s Labelexpo Europe will introduce two new major feature areas at this year’s show, taking place September 28 to October 1, 2011 at Brussels Expo. The Digital Print Workshops, first introduced at last year&rsqu… [read more]

22.09.2011 – Toy Fair Nürnberg to start on Wednesday

Nuremberg (ja) – The next International Toy Fair Nürnberg begins a day earlier than before, with exhibitors and professional visitors gathering from Wednesday, February 1 to Monday, February 6, 2012 for the world’s biggest industry meeting… [read more]

22.09.2011 – Return after many years‘ absence

Milan (ja) – Plast 2012 from May 8 to 12 at Fiera Milano in Milan will see the return, after many years’ absence, of the Rubber 2012 satellite event, organised by Promaplast in conjunction with the publishers of the technical magazine L’I… [read more]

22.09.2011 – Postponed indefinitely

Sharjah (ja) – Conmex Middle East, international exhibition for construction machinery, equipment, vehicles & parts, and Transmex Middle East, platform for commercial vehicles, originally scheduled for October 4 to 27, 2011 at Expo Centre Sharjah… [read more]

22.09.2011 – First official German pavilion

Sao Paulo (ja) – The 9th edition of Exposystems, International Exhibition and Congress on Integrated Solutions for Trade Shows and Events, from November 29 to December 1, 2011 at the Transamérica Expo Center in Sao Paulo will underline its pos… [read more]

22.09.2011 – Move to Geneva

Geneva (ja) – From June 5 to 8, 2012, the exhibition EPHJ-EPMT, which brings together suppliers to the watchmaking, jewellery, microtechnology and medical high technology sectors, will be held for the first time in Halls 1 and 2 at Palexpo, Geneva, S… [read more]

06.10.2011 – Contract renewed

Las Vegas (ja) – VeronaFiere and Hanley Wood Exhibitions will remain in partnership for a further five years to organise Stonexpo Marmomacc Americas in Las Vegas. The 2012 edition of the only event in the United States specialising in the natural sto… [read more]

13.10.2011 – In eight languages

Milan (ja) – Ipack-Ima’s international presentation, and the promotion for it, are growing significantly. Recently the exhibition’s Arab website went online, increasing the number of languages available to eight. The exhibition for proces… [read more]

13.10.2011 – Simplified name

Geneva (ja) – Artbygenève, the Geneva international art fair, has simplified its name to Artgenève, following the customary art fair nomenclature. The many innovations to the programme for its 2012 edition, which is due to be held from … [read more]

13.10.2011 – IAEE has decided on job analysis partner

Dallas (ja) – The International Association of Exhibitions and Events (IAEE) has selected Prometric, provider of technology-enabled testing and assessment services, as its job analysis partner to develop the exhibitions and events industry’s first de… [read more]

13.10.2011 – No Pure Close to Season this year

London (ja) – The premiere of Pure Close to Season in London is being put back to next year. Originally the organiser of the women’s outerwear fair Pure had scheduled the new platform for short-order or mid-season products for this October 23 a… [read more]

13.10.2011 – New name and wider range

Moscow (ja) – Toy Russia is being relaunched as Toys & Kids Russia. At Moscow’s Crocus Expo the toy fair takes place for the sixth time from March 14 to 16, 2012, with a new name and a wider range. It is organised by RNTA Expo. … [read more]

13.10.2011 – On Celtic grounds

Cardiff (ja) – In 2013, Womex will be exploring Celtic grounds: Cardiff in Wales, United Kingdom, has won the international bid to host The World Music Expo from October 23 to 27, 2013. Piranha Womex, Berlin, is the organiser…. [read more]

14.10.2011 – New event facilities for Australia

Sydney (ja) – Sydney will be home to a 12 hectar convention, exhibition and entertainment precinct in 2016 after the New South Wales Government called for Expressions of Interest from the private sector to build and operate the facilities at Darling … [read more]

14.10.2011 – Close cooperation with Brazil

Hanover (ja) – The German high-tech sector and Deutsche Messe, Hanover, as organisers of the ICT fair Cebit, are expecting close cooperation with Brazil to create a powerful stimulus. At the beginning of the month the agreements on a close partnershi… [read more]

14.10.2011 – One day longer

Shanghai (ja) – As the leading furniture trade exhibition in Asia, Furniture China is held annually each September in Shanghai, including a comprehensive set of popular themes. In 2012 organiser Shanghai UBM Sinoexpo will extend the show from four to… [read more]

21.10.2011 – Kitchens & Bathrooms on show in Xiamen

Xiamen (ja) – The first China Xiamen International Kitchen & Bathroom Fair is scheduled for November 5 to 8, 2011 at the Xiamen International Conference and Exhibition Center. On 35,000m² of exhibition surface 1,500 international standard bo… [read more]

21.10.2011 – Biggest ICE Europe so far

Munich (ja) – From November 8 to 10, 2011 what is so far the biggest ICE Europe, International Converting Exhibition, opens for business – for the first time at its new venue on the Messe München showgrounds. Occupying net space of 9,500m&… [read more]

21.10.2011 – Debut for Ethical Fashion Show

Berlin (ja) – The Ethical Fashion Show Berlin is poised to debut at the upcoming Berlin Fashion Week. As a dedicated show for the first time, it will present sustainably produced street fashion and casual wear in the heart of the German fashion metro… [read more]

28.10.2011 – Rescheduled due to floods

Bangkok (ja) – Because of the massive flooding currently in Thailand, BOI Fair 2011 – Going Green for the Future is officially being rescheduled from November 10 to 25, 2011 to January 5 to 20, 2012 at the Impact Exhibition Center, Muang Thong … [read more]

28.10.2011 – Successfood to join Europain

Paris (ja) – GL events’ Europain will be joined next year by Successfood. Together with the new trade fair subtitled “Reinventing the food service trade”, Europain is setting out to become the first show to view the bakery and resta… [read more]

28.10.2011 – New location for Golf Europe

Augsburg (ja) – Golf Europe is moving from Munich to Augsburg, Germany. In the course of this relocation all rights to the golf show will pass from Messe München to Messe Augsburg, which plans to continue staging the fair annually. The premiere … [read more]

02.11.2011 – Increased demand for exhibitor space

Melbourne (ja) – The Asia-Pacific Incentives & Meetings Expo (AIME) is registering increased demand for exhibitor space, giving further credence to reports that the meetings and incentives industry in Australia and the surrounding region is going… [read more]

02.11.2011 – Benefit for exhibitors

Lausanne (ja) – MCH Beaulieu Lausanne will ensure that exhibitors at its new show Lausannetec, set to premiere May 22 to 25, 2012, benefit from their connections with the MCH Group through cooperation in communication measures implemented jointly wit… [read more]

02.11.2011 – Move to Barcelona

Barcelona (ja) – Cine Europe, International Motion Picture Industry Exhibition and Congress, is moving from Amsterdam to Barcelona. New York-based Prometheus Global Media is organising the annual trade fair from June 18 to 21, 2012 in the CCIB &ndash… [read more]

09.11.2011 – 2012 dates announced

Dusseldorf (ja) – Next year GDS – international event for shoes & accessories and Global Shoes – leading trade show for sourcing will take place from March 14 to 16 and September 5 to 7, 2012 respectively. Organiser Messe Düsseld… [read more]

09.11.2011 – Postponed and respositioned

Bangkok (ja) – Constech 2011 has been postponed to September 19 to 21, 2012 in Bangkok following consultation between the Thai Contractors Association, IMPACT Exhibition Management and international partner Messe München. The show is now being r… [read more]

09.11.2011 – Record number of visitors expected

Shanghai (ja) – Sial China 2012 will open its doors May 9 to 11 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre, indulging foodies and wine aficionados from around the world in its six halls, expanded to 70,000m² in total. Organiser Comexposium ex… [read more]

17.11.2011 – E-Procure & Supply 2012 cancelled

Nuremberg (ja) – In consultation with the exhibition community, Nürnbergmesse has decided not to hold E-Procure & Supply 2012. This decision is said to be based partly on a review of the trade show’s profitability and economics. The po… [read more]

17.11.2011 – Two new Macef shows introduced

Sao Paulo (ja) – Macef Milano – The International Home Show with over 90 editions in the world of lifestyle, is introducing two new, strongly business oriented international exhibitions: Macef Russia from May 14 to 17, 2012 in Moscow and Macef … [read more]

17.11.2011 – Attractions on show in Berlin

Berlin (ja) – The Euro Attractions Show (EAS) is stopping in 2012 at Berlin’s exhibition grounds. From October 9 to 11 it will be all go when the owners and operators of entertainment and amusement facilities gather for the show. The exhibition, whic… [read more]

24.11.2011 – Premiere for trade show information management system

Hamburg (ja) – In cooperation with Hamburg Messe und Congress, BlueStone Business Development, Kfar Saba, Israel, is launching Nexus Trade Show Information Management System in a global premiere January 25 to 28, 2012 at Nortec, Trade Fair for Manufa… [read more]

24.11.2011 – Export to India

Mumbai (ja) – Messe Frankfurt New Era Business Media is exporting its Secutech to India. From March 1 to 3, 2012 more than 15,000 local channel players and end users are expected in Hall 1 of the Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai. Previously the trade… [read more]

24.11.2011 – New platforms for construction companies

Casablanca (ja) – Reed Expositions is staging new construction fairs in Morocco. Specialising in different aspects of the industry, dates have been scheduled for Batimat Maroc from April 4 to 7, 2012 and April 3 to 6, 2013 and in September/October 20… [read more]

24.11.2011 – Second city for cakes

London (ja) – ICHF Events is launching a new cake show April 27 to 29, 2012 at Excel London. Cake International – The Cake Decorating & Baking Show promises to showcase an equally impressive range of features, demonstrations, displays and c… [read more]

02.12.2011 – Excellent prospects

Madrid (ja) – SIMM, the Madrid International Fashion Fair, presents some excellent prospects for its next edition, to be staged from February 2 to 4, 2012 at Feria de Madrid. Organised by IFEMA, the fair is completing the marketing campaign for its l… [read more]

02.12.2011 – Back to Lybia

Tripoli (ja) – ATEX is organising the 8th International Building and Construction Exhibition Libya Build, which will take place May 20 to 24, 2012 at Tripoli International Fairgrounds. After months of political unrest, the show aims to improve the qu… [read more]

02.12.2011 – Boosts in numbers

Shanghai (ja) – Reed Exhibitions registered significant boosts in numbers at the recent edition of 100% Design Shanghai and IHDD with 147 exhibitors from 16 countries and regions. Attendance increased by more than 15% (13,767). The dual interior d&ea… [read more]

12.12.2011 – Travelling to AIME made easy

Melbourne (ja) – The organisers of the Asia-Pacific Incentives & Meetings Expo (AIME), taking place February 21 and 22, 2012, have launched a partnership with Ozaccom Plus, allowing attendees travelling to Melbourne to compare a range of preferab… [read more]

12.12.2011 – Building technology on display in Beijing

Beijing (ja) – The Trade Development Bureau Ministry of Commerce P.R.C. and Guangzhou Guangya Messe Frankfurt are to launch Beijing International Building Technology from April 2 to 4, 2012 at the New China International Exhibition Center. Showcased … [read more]

12.12.2011 – Africa Infrastructure to premiere in 2012

Johannesburg (ja) – Deutsche Messe in Hanover and exhibition company Feria de Zaragoza recently sealed their collaboration on the exhibition premiere of Africa Infrastructure 2012. The international trade fair for infrastructure projects will be held… [read more]

12.12.2011 – Großes Thema: Energiespeicherfertigung

Stuttgart (ch) – Die Messe Stuttgart startet eine neue internationale Fachmesse für Energiespeicherfertigung. Die Battery + Storage soll allen Akteuren rund um die Herstellung von Batterie- und Energiespeichersystemen eine Plattform bieten und e… [read more]

12.12.2011 – Kostenloser Zugang ins Netz

Frankfurt (ch) – Als erster deutscher Messeplatz bietet die Messe Frankfurt den Besuchern der eigenen Veranstaltungen ab Januar 2012 einen kostenlosen Zugang zum drahtlosen Internet an. Für die Messe Frankfurt "ein zeitgemäßer Se… [read more]

16.12.2011 – Camera & Imaging Show returns to Japan

Yogohama (ja) – The Camera & Imaging Products Association (CIPA) will hold the CP+ 2012 Camera & Imaging Show February 9 to 12 at Pacifico Yokohama, Japan. CP+ 2011 drew approximately 50,000 visitors, ranging from business users to casual con… [read more]

16.12.2011 – Bulk Solids India becomes Powder & Bulk Solids India

Ahmedabad (ja) – The fair formerly called Bulk Solids India will take place March 13 to 15, 2012 under the name Powder & Bulk Solids India in Ahmedabad, the economic centre of Gujarat State. Combining the powder and bulk solids industry means the… [read more]

16.12.2011 – Asian offshoot of German tobacco trade fair

Manila (ja) – From March 15 to 17, 2012 the first Inter-tabac Asia, International Trade Fair for Tobacco Products and Smoking Accessories, takes off at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC) in Manila. The offshoot of the leader fair I… [read more]

12.01.2012 – Milano Unica partners with Messe Frankfurt

Beijing (ja) – Milano Unica, organiser of the exhibition of the same name, and Messe Frankfurt announced that they will cooperate on joint projects for the benefit of the international apparel fabrics industry. As a starting project, Milano Unica wil… [read more]

12.01.2012 – Arabia Essen Welding & Cutting to premiere in 2013

Dubai (ja) – Arabia Essen Welding & Cutting – International Trade Fair Joining, Cutting, Surfacing will be held for the first time in Dubai from January 7 to 10, 2013. It is a cooperation between the three trade fair organisers Messe Essen, Messe… [read more]

12.01.2012 – Mercedes-Benz becomes main sponsor of Madrid’s Fashion Week

Madrid (ja) – Mercedes-Benz and Ifema have signed a strategic collaboration agreement within the framework of the leading Spanish Fashion Show, organised twice a year at Feria de Madrid. Under this agreement, the German vehicle make will become the s… [read more]

12.01.2012 – Special pavilion for Italian manufacturers

Beijing (ja) – Milano Unica, organiser of the eponymous exhibition, and Messe Frankfurt have announced that they will cooperate on joint projects for the benefit of the international apparel fabrics industry. As a start-up project, Milano Unica inten… [read more]

12.01.2012 – DLG and CAAA cooperate further

Nanjing (ja) – The DLG German Agricultural Society and the China Animal Agriculture Association (CAAA) are further intensifying their cooperation. As a result, from May 18 to 20, 2012 the Bio-Energy-Expo, Trade Exhibition for Biogas Technology and Ma… [read more]

12.01.2012 – Leading battery and energy storage fair to be launched

Stuttgart (ja) – Messe Stuttgart is investing in the theme of battery and energy storage systems. Its Battery + Storage is destined to become Europe’s leading fair in this sector. Premiering from October 8 to 10, 2012, the show is subsequently … [read more]

12.01.2012 – Mobile app for more service

Karlsruhe (ja) – Ungerboeck Software International has launched a mobile web application for conferences, meetings and venues. Mobile features grant access to information on speakers and sessions, hall plans and sponsorship possibilities through bann… [read more]

24.01.2012 – New opportunities in Sweden

Jönköping (ja) – May 8 to 11, 2012 sees the premiere for a new constellation of trade shows at Elmia in Jönköping, Sweden. Elmia Polymer will be accompanied by three new trade shows – Elmia Automation, Elmia Materials & … [read more]

24.01.2012 – Cycling Show in Dublin open to the public

Dublin (ja) – Mara Media is to launch the Irish Cycling Show in Dublin. The frequency of the show, which is to be held May 19 and 20, 2012 at the RDS – Irish International Convention and Exhibition Centre and will be open to the public, has yet… [read more]

24.01.2012 – Tissue World moves to Spain

Barcelona (ja) – Tissue World will be held March 18 to 21, 2013 at the Fira Gran Via Congress centre in Barcelona. A significant factor in UBM’s decision to move the event from Nice after nearly 20 years was a survey taken at the last edition. … [read more]

02.02.2012 – Media 10 takes over 100% Design

London (ja) – Media 10, which runs the revived Ideal Home Show, Grand Designs Live and Clerkenwell Design Week, has acquired the interior design exhibition 100% Design London from Reed Exhibitions. The next edition will take place in September 2012 a… [read more]

02.02.2012 – Be there!

Chicago (ja) – “Be There” is the motto under which the expos Industrial Automation North America (IANA) and International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) will jointly address industry captains from all over the world. For the first t… [read more]

02.02.2012 – Cake and bread for everyone

London (ja) – The UK’s first live event dedicated to the world of cakes, breads and the art of baking – The Cake & Bake Show – is launching from September 22 to 23, 2012 at Earls Court, London. The event is aimed at all ages wit… [read more]

02.02.2012 – Artexis Nordic about to open its doors

Malmö (ja) – The new MalmöMässan exhibition centre managed by Artexis Nordic is about to open. On February 8 and 9 easyFair’s Fastighetsmässa Öresund 2012 will be the first show held there. The venue offers approximatel… [read more]

02.02.2012 – More focused on doing business

Madrid (ja) – Expoóptica 2012 takes place from February 17 to 19 at Feria de Madrid with a new format. The International Optics and Optometry Fair, organised by IFEMA, will be more practical, active and focused on doing business, coinciding wi… [read more]

02.02.2012 – Renewed opportunity for machinery and equipment industry

Jeddah (ja) – To satisfy burgeoning demand for all kinds of machinery and equipment, Machinex Arabia was staged in 2011 as a first time event to showcase the best equipment and services and to provide a meeting point for manufacturers, entrepreneurs … [read more]

02.02.2012 – Move to Delhi

Delhi (ja) – Hanover Fairs International’s Indian exhibitions are not taking place this year in Mumbai but, from November 21 to 24, in Delhi’s India Expo Centre and in Mart, Greater Noida. They are Cemat India, MDA India, Industrial Autom… [read more]

08.02.2012 – B2B portals and more in the planning

Heidelberg (ja) – Fairtrade is now adding online B2B portals to its events in partnership with NGN, New Generation Network, Berlin. With this step Fairtrade is catering to growing use of the Internet on its core markets in the Middle East, North Afri… [read more]

08.02.2012 – Fensterbau/Frontale India moves to Bangalore

Bangalore (ja) – From February 23 to 25, 2012, Fensterbau/Frontale India – the International Exhibition & Conference Window, Door and Façade – will take place in the southern Indian city of Bangalore. NürnbergMesse launche… [read more]

08.02.2012 – Autoshow Azerbaijan 2012 cancelled

Azerbaijan (ja) – Gima International Exhibition Group announces that Autoshow Azerbaijan 2012 will not take place. It was originally planned together with the ITE Group and Iteca Caspian for March 14 to 17 at Baku Expo Center…. [read more]

09.02.2012 – Great interest in premiere of Worlddidac Astana

Astana (ja) – On the initiative of the international association Worlddidac and by agreement with the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan it has been decided to hold the first international exhibition of technologies for education and profession… [read more]

16.02.2012 – Opportunities in Russia

Moscow (ja) – The Ifes Annual Meeting 2012 will be held from June 6 to 8, 2012 at Expocentre in Moscow within the framework of the 6th International Forum of Exhibition Industry 5pExpo-2012. The three-day event offers Ifes members and delegates joint… [read more]

16.02.2012 – Growth of more than 50%

Hong Kong (ja) – Around 1,000 exhibitors from 12 countries and regions are expected to the spring edition of the HKTDC Hong Kong International Lighting Fair, representing growth of more than 50% in comparison to the previous year. In the light of thi… [read more]

16.02.2012 – New Natour show in Slovenia

Mali Lošinj (ja) – Organisers of the travel and trade show for active holidays, Natour, have confirmed that under its brand a new trade show, Natour Adria, will open its doors from April 24 to 26, 2012. After staging three successful travel an… [read more]

16.02.2012 – Japan with a hall of its own

Berlin (ja) – At Innotrans 2012 Japan will achieve a first-off, becoming the first country ever in the history of the leading International Trade Fair for Transport Technology to occupy a whole exhibition hall of its own. With this achievement Japan … [read more]

23.02.2012 – Easy access

Bangkok (ja) – IMPACT recently launched sky bridges connecting the Convention Centre and the Lake Side Muang Thong Thani to offer faster, safer and more convenient access for exhibitors and visitors at indoor and outdoor events and exhibitions, who n… [read more]

23.02.2012 – IFRA Expo comes to Berlin

Berlin (ja) – WAN-IFRA, the World’s Association of Newspapers and News Publishers, will hold its annual exhibition of media technology from October 7 to 9, 2012 at Messe Berlin, following this year’s event in Madrid. It will be the first … [read more]

23.02.2012 – IMEX America is growing

Las Vegas (ja) – Demand for space at IMEX America 2012 continues to grow following a successful launch show in October 2011. According to Ray Bloom, Chairman of the IMEX Group, the trade show will fill both Halls C and D of the Sands Expo in Las Vega… [read more]

01.03.2012 – New logistics service

Bangkok (ja) – Impact Exhibition Management and Thailand Post have officially debuted their latest cooperative service, fully integrated logistics for exhibitors and organisers, as well as providing storage space for daily pick-ups and deliveries to … [read more]

01.03.2012 – Interactive Arabic sessions for all

Abu Dhabi (ja) – For the first time in the region, the 6th Gulf Incentive, Business Travel and Meetings Exhibition (GIBTM), which runs from March 26 to 28, 2012, will hold free-to-attend, interactive Arabic sessions for all visitors to the show, a si… [read more]

01.03.2012 – Four joint exhibitions in 2012

St. Petersburg (ja) – Expoforum and the Ministry of Agriculture of Russia will hold four joint exhibitions in 2012. According to a decree dated February 3, the Ministry of Agriculture will act as co-organiser of the fair Agrorus together with Expofor… [read more]

01.03.2012 – TSEA announces imminent changes

Chicago (ja) – Trade Show Exhibitors Association (TSEA)’s future is under discussion. Its board of directors announced in a first statement: “We are considering a change in management and membership structure to provide long term viabilit… [read more]

01.03.2012 – TSEA transfers management to EACA

Bend, OR (ja) – The Trade Show Exhibitors Association (TSEA) has, by a vote of its Board, chartered a new course in management and membership structure by transferring its members, its intellectual assets and administrative management, to the Exhibit… [read more]

12.03.2012 – Time to consider

Melbourne (ja) – Organisers Exhibition and Trade Fairs (ETF) have announced that Melbourne’s Event Showcase, which was planned for June 27 to 28, will be postponed for 2012 to take time to consider the format of the show. The owners and organis… [read more]

12.03.2012 – Lively interest

Moscow (ja) – Deutsche Messe has detected lively interest for the first Domotex Russia to run from September 26 to 28, 2012 on the IEC Crocus exhibition site in Moscow. By the end of February, no less than two-thirds of the exhibition space had alrea… [read more]

12.03.2012 – Support by the government

Hong Kong (ja) – Eco Expo Asia, the leading environmental protection fair in Asia, which is jointly organised by Messe Frankfurt (HK) and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council, retains support from the Environment Bureau of the Government of the Ho… [read more]

19.03.2012 – dfv acquires MICE AG’s print and online media

Frankfurt – Specialist publisher Deutscher Fachverlag (dfv) is acquiring as of March 15 six print and online media from MICE AG, Berlin, after the full-service provider in the market for meetings, incentives, conventions and events (MICE) filed for i… [read more]

19.03.2012 – Swedish travel show offers new formats

TUR 2012, the trade fair for the travel industry poised to open from March 22 to 25 at the Swedish Exhibition Centre in Gothenburg, is being transformed this year. It will be offering everything from new exhibition formats, new seminars and speed dat… [read more]

19.03.2012 – The MICE industry meets in Abu Dhabi

From March 26 to 28, 2012 the Gulf Incentive Business Travel and Meetings Exhibition (GIBTM) will be taking place at ADNEC Abu Dhabi. Organised by Reed Travel Exhibitions, it is the leading event for the meetings, incentives and business travel indus… [read more]

19.03.2012 – New European Pavilion at AIBTM

The Americas Meetings & Events Exhibition (AIBTM), the first major international meetings industry event this year for the US, will feature a new European Pavilion following demand from exhibitors, who want a clear focus to expand their business … [read more]

21.03.2012 – BTMS Germany cancelled

Centaur Exhibitions, London, the organiser of the Business Travel Show, has cancelled the Business Travel & Meetings Show, BTMS Germany, scheduled September 26 and 27, 2012 in Düsseldorf. Managing Director Andrew Evans: “In the present… [read more]

23.03.2012 – Exhibitions in the 2000’s

“Exhibitions in the 2000’s: internationalisation and area development” – these are the main ideas behind the international forum organised by Fondazione Fiera Milano on March 26, 2012 at Milano Congressi, during which leading exhibi… [read more]

23.03.2012 – Eclat de Mode in June

For the first time in its history the tradeshow Eclat de Mode – Bijorhca will take place at the end of June instead of the beginning of September. Organiser Reed Expositions says this has been prompted by the result of an exhibitor and buyer su… [read more]

23.03.2012 – Over 400 exhibitors at Fashion Access

Fashion from head-to-toe will be on show at Fashion Access, to be held from March 28 to 30, 2012 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. The fair will feature the Fall/Winter 2012-2013 collections for bags, footwear, small leather goods an… [read more]

02.04.2012 – SIAL and SET Canada with new venue

Direct Energy Centre has signed a contract with SIAL Canada (Salon International de l’Alimentation) and SET Canada (Salon des Équipements et des Technologies en Alimentation) expos for their 10th edition, to be held from April 30 to May … [read more]

02.04.2012 – Natural Food Show in London

The Natural Food Show at Natural & Organic Products Europe on April 1 and 2, 2012 at the Olympia Exhibition Centre, London, will feature more newly-launched food and drink products than ever, organisers Diversified Business Communication say. It … [read more]

02.04.2012 – Top Location for Art Paris Art Fair

To be held from March 29 to April 1, 2012, Art Paris Art Fair is the springtime event for modern and contemporary art in France, bringing together 120 galleries from 15 countries under the glass roof of the Grand Palais. As an event aimed at the gene… [read more]

02.04.2012 – This week: Fashion from head-to-toe

Fashion from head-to-toe will be on show at Fashion Access, to be held from March 28 to 30, 2012 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. The fair will feature the Fall/Winter 2012-2013 collections for bags, footwear, small leather goods an… [read more]

02.04.2012 – ABB, Henkel, Infineon and more

Ecartec Paris 2012 is entering a new round, taking place from April 3 to 5 in Hall 5.1 at the Porte de Versailles exhibition centre. Prominent international companies such as ABB, Henkel, Infineon, RWE and Panasonic have already confirmed their parti… [read more]

02.04.2012 – Expansion of UBM China

UBM China, organisers of the Child-Baby-Maternity Industry Expo (CBME) have announced expansion of the 2012 fair by three additional halls to accommodate growing industry and participant demand. Taking place from July 18 to 20 at the Shanghai New Int… [read more]

02.04.2012 – Exhibition Agro 2012 postponed to September

Ukraine’s Ministry of Agricultural Policy and Food has postponed Agro 2012. The international agricultural fair will now take place September 5 to 8 at the Expocentre of Ukraine in Kiev. The show has been moved back owing to the UEFA Euro 2012 … [read more]

02.04.2012 – Pacific World for Ifra Expo 2012

Pacific World was recently appointed the official Destination Management Company (DMC) for Ifra Expo 2012, which will take place from October 29 to 31 at Feria de Madrid. Around 10,000 visitors from over 90 countries across the globe are expected to … [read more]

10.04.2012 – A comeback for fashion

Vintage fashion is making a strong comeback in home decoration at Almoneda 2012, organised by IFEMA from April 14 to 22 at Feria de Madrid. The admission fee includes a handy shopping guide that facilitates visitors’ tour of the fair…. [read more]

10.04.2012 – First satellite event in Peking

Having positioned its show Urbantec as an annual combined exhibition and fair at its home base Cologne, Koelnmesse is now launching the first satellite event in Beijing. The Urbantec Conference China will take place for the first time from May 30 to … [read more]

10.04.2012 – Euro Mineral & Euro Gem 2012 cancelled

Owing to insufficient participation, organiser Mineral Concepts has cancelled Euro Mineral & Euro Gem 2012 in Colmar, which was originally slated for June 21 to 24. Saint-Maries-aux-Mine, the exhibition’s previous location, is staging a riv… [read more]

10.04.2012 – Renewable energy solutions at NEC Birmingham

The Renewables Event taking place from September 11 to 12, 2012 at the NEC Birmingham is a new exhibition and conference exploring renewable energy solutions for energy end-users. Organised by i2i Events Group, it will sit alongside the events RWM an… [read more]

16.04.2012 – Focus on energy security

Even after the German government’s policy refocus on clean, sustainable sources of energy, gas and coal will continue to play an important part in energy supply for decades to come. How can these fuels be used as sustainably, technically effici… [read more]

16.04.2012 – Craig Moyes

Reed Travel Exhibitions portfolio director, has been appointed EIBTM exhibition director and Graeme Barnett interim AIBTM event director to plug the gap left by Steve Knight, who is relocating from New York to London to join organiser Centaur on Apri… [read more]

16.04.2012 – Randal Acker

has been named president of the EXHIBITOR Media Group. He joined the company in 1994 and has held a number of key management positions over the years, most recently that of COO. Acker will assume his new role in addition to his present responsibiliti… [read more]

16.04.2012 – Emap Connect rebranded i2i Events Group

Emap Connect, the conferences, festivals and exhibition division of Emap International, is to be rebranded i2i Events Group and restructured as a standalone operating company. The changes come as part of a major reorganisation of Emap, in which three… [read more]

16.04.2012 – Singapore welcomes new medical technology fair

The inaugural trade exhibition on medical technology manufacturing, Medical Manufacturing Asia 2012, will be held from September 12 to 14, 2012 at Suntec Singapore. Jointly organised by Messe Düsseldorf Asia and the Singapore Precision Engineeri… [read more]

16.04.2012 – Deutsche Messe charting expansive course in Turkey

Deutsche Messe is acquiring a 100% stake in the international ICT tradeshow Cebit Bilisim Eurasia in Istanbul. The relevant agreements were signed recently in Istanbul. HİFAŞ (Hannover Fairs İnterpro Uluslararası F… [read more]

16.04.2012 – FHA with strong line-up of products and services

FHA 2012 (Food & Hotel Asia 2012), the biennial trade event for the food and hospitality industry organised by Singapore Exhibition Services, returns for its 18th showing with a strong line-up of products and services. The biggest international e… [read more]

16.04.2012 – Game Connection stops also in Shanghai

In addition to the European event from November 28 to 30, 2012 in Paris Game Connection will also stop off again in Shanghai. On June 28 and 29, 2012 it takes place at the Pudong Expo site. Europe and North America having captured the attention of or… [read more]

16.04.2012 – Record announced at the 27th PVSEC

The 27th European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition (EU PVSEC) has announced a record, with photovoltaic experts from the fields of research and industry in 74 countries submitting 1,843 papers for presentation. That is said to be t… [read more]

16.04.2012 – IPM Exhibition Date postponed to November 2012

Messe Essen has announced that the date of IPM Dubai – International Plants Expo Middle East, which was originally scheduled from September 26 to 29 at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, has been postponed to November 19 … [read more]

23.04.2012 – Maritz Travel acquires Experient

Maritz Travel, a full service provider for meeting, event and incentive travel programmes to corporate clients, has announced its acquisition of Experient, another provider of meeting and event services to associations, tradeshows, corporations and t… [read more]

23.04.2012 – Strong ties

Spielwarenmesse International Toy Fair Nürnberg and exhibition centre NürnbergMesse are extending their master agreement through 2021. A mainstay of the agreement is extension of the exhibition venue by bringing forward the construction of … [read more]

23.04.2012 – Overview of the European market

Composites Europe and the American Composites Manufacturers Association (ACMA) are further expanding their cooperation. Reed Exhibitions, Düsseldorf, and the world’s biggest industry association plan to develop a joint programme of lecture… [read more]

23.04.2012 – New food and beverage expo in Turkey

With Fi Istanbul 2013 UBM is launching a new event that will create a marketplace for food and beverage companies from Turkey and other SEMEA (South East Europe, Middle East North Africa, and CIS) countries. Fi Istanbul will be held on May 7 and 8, 2… [read more]

23.04.2012 – Dame Helen Alexander

will join the Board of UBM as a non-executive director on May 10, 2012 and succeed John Botts as chairman following the company’s Annual General Meeting on May 11. Botts will retire from the Board with the conclusion of the Annual General Meeti… [read more]

23.04.2012 – Third edition of Aquatech India

The third edition of Aquatech India will be held in New Delhi from April 25 to 27, 2012. The combined exhibition and conference focuses on drinking water, process water and waste water. Organised by Amsterdam RAI and Inter Ads-Brooks it will take pla… [read more]

23.04.2012 – Printing & Packaging fair at Asia World-Expo

From April 27 to 30, 2012, the international printing and packaging industry will again meet at the Hong Kong International Printing & Packaging Fair to be held in the exhibition halls of AsiaWorld-Expo. The trade fair is organised by the Hong Ko… [read more]

23.04.2012 – Sweets and Snacks at Sial China 2012

According to organisers SIAL Group, there will be over 280 domestic and international companies in confectionary industry, show-casing their sweets & snacks at Sial China 2012 from May 9 to 11 at the Shanghai New Expo Centre. The show co-locates … [read more]

23.04.2012 – Expo Riva Schuh India with new dates

Expo Riva Schuh India is set to start in New Delhi with new dates. According to information from the organiser Expo Riva International, the trade fair will now take place from July 5 to 7, 2012, in the Pragati Maidan Exhibition Centre. The reason for… [read more]

07.05.2012 – Eurogamer announces Rezzed

Eurogamer has announced Rezzed, the PC and Indie Games Show, coming to Brighton from July 6 to 7, 2012. Taking place at the Brighton Centre it will feature all of the best bits from the Eurogamer Expo in a show all about PC gaming, both high-profile … [read more]

07.05.2012 – New date for IE Expo

After restructuring the IE Expo of the successful premier in March, the date has been set for the next edition: The next IE Expo – presented by Ifat China + Eptee + CWS will take place from May 13 to 15, 2013, in the Shanghai New International … [read more]

07.05.2012 – Eyal Knoll

has become additional partner at jwc, a management consulting firm for the trade fair industry, founded by Jochen Witt and Dr. Anna Holzner. Eyal will provide additional focus on the firm’s international growth plans…. [read more]

07.05.2012 – Gerald Böse

who took over as chairman of the Koelnmesse board of management in March 2008, will stay in Cologne at least until 2018. At its most recent meeting, the supervisory board of Koelnmesse prematurely extended Böse’s contract by another five y… [read more]

07.05.2012 – Indonesia to host CPhl South East Asia 2012

The latest addition to the CPhI (Convention on Pharmaceutical Ingredients) portfolio is ready to open its doors for business on May 10 to 12, 2012, at the Jakarta International Expo, Kemayoran. Organised by UBM Live and UBM Asia, CPhI South East Asia… [read more]

07.05.2012 – Eurovet takes over Curvexpo

The French exhibition organiser Eurovet, Clichy, has now taken over 100% of Curvexpo, the only show in North America that covers the segments of designer lingerie, men’s underwear and beachwear. Die Curvexpo was launched in February 2007 and has reco… [read more]

07.05.2012 – Seminars at Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre

With over 200 exhibitors and a wide range of seminars Palme Middle East will be taking place from May 1 to 3, 2012, at the Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre. Organised by Informa Exhibitions, it is the region’s trade event … [read more]

07.05.2012 – ADNEC welcomes first edition of Piscine Middle East

ADNEC (Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Centre) is preparing to welcome the first-ever Piscine Middle East, the region’s instalment of the pool and spa exhibition organised by GL events. Piscine Middle East, taking place from April 22 to 25, 2012… [read more]

07.05.2012 – Hong Kong: ITE & MICE

ITE & MICE, Hong Kong’s international travel expo, will this year be held from June 14 to 17 in halls 1A to 1E of the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre. The exhibition, organised by TKS Exhibition Services, will feature over 600 … [read more]

07.05.2012 – Exhibition update: Secutech Thailand

Secutech Thailand has been rescheduled and will now take place July 3 to 5, 2012, at the Bangkok International Trade and Exhibition Centre (BITEC). Secutech Thailand has gained the full support from Department of Labour Protection and Welfare of the … [read more]

07.05.2012 – 1st International Construction Week

More than 400 firms supplying materials for the construction, window and natural stone sectors will take part in the first International Construction Week organised by IFEMA from May 8 to 11, 2012 at the Feria de Madrid. The International Constructio… [read more]

07.05.2012 – Greenexpo Europe: B2B trade fair in Vienna

From May 11 to 13, 2012, at the Congress Center of the Imperial Hofburg Palace in Vienna, the Greenexpo Europe – B2B trade fair for Green Business & Technology – will take place simultaneously with the public fair Greenexpo12, directl… [read more]

07.05.2012 – Nürnberg baut extravagant

Das für seine spektakulären und extravaganten Bauformen bekannte Architekturbüro Zaha Hadid Architects ist mit der Entwurfsplanung der neuesten Baumaßnahme der Nürnberger Messegesellschaft beauftragt. Die Architekten planen … [read more]

07.05.2012 – Orientierung im Wandel

Die im Vierjahres-Rhythmus stattfindende Drupa in Düsseldorf (3. bis 16. Mai 2012) begleitet 2012 einen grundlegenden Wandel der Branche: Web-basierte Technologien, der Digitaldruck, die Kommunikation über Smartphones und die Vernetzung der… [read more]

07.05.2012 – Cross-Border-Leasing ist Geschichte

Die Frankfurter Messe hat ihren Cross-Border-Leasingvertrag mit einem Investor in den USA und den beteiligten Banken aufgelöst. Die Vertragsauflösung erfolgte mit Wirkung von Ende April einvernehmlich. Der Messe Frankfurt verbleibt den Anga… [read more]

09.05.2012 – Leather and fur exhibition Leshow Moscow

The 15th international leather and fur exhibition Leshow Moscow will take place on May 22 to 24, 2012 at Expocentre Krasnaya Presnya. Over 100 industrial and trading companies specialising in tanning and fur production from Italy, Poland, Spain, Gree… [read more]

09.05.2012 – Art Fair Europe totally cancelled

The Art Fair Europe, trade fair for pictures, frames and framing, will no longer take place. NürnbergMesse has taken this decision for economic reasons. The organiser did not think this year’s fair, which was due to take place from Septemb… [read more]

09.05.2012 – Prolight + Sound Shanghai increases its exhibition space

Prolight + Sound Shanghai, platform for the professional audio, lighting and entertainment technology industries, is increasing its exhibition space by 40% to 35,000m² for its 2012 show to be held from October 11 to 14 at the Shanghai New Intern… [read more]

23.05.2012 – Cross-border leasing is history

Messe Frankfurt has cancelled its cross-border leasing arrangements with a US investor and the participating banks. The contract was cancelled by mutual agreement and took effect from the end of April 2012. According to reports, Messe Frankfurt is le… [read more]

23.05.2012 – New fashion fair in Morocco

The Fès Fast Fashion Show kicks off at the Jnane Palace from June 20 to 22, 2012. The trade fair is organised by AMITH, the Moroccan textile and clothing association. It was established to satisfy the need for quick response. This trade fair d… [read more]

23.05.2012 – Cultural heritage in focus

From October 4 to 6, 2012, the Prague Holesovice Exhibition Grounds will see the premiere of Monuments, the 1st specialised fair for the regeneration, finance and utilisation of cultural heritage. Organised by Incheba Expo Prague, the fair will cover… [read more]

23.05.2012 – New event for lovers of cooking

Cook and Taste Madrid, a new project from IFEMA from November 23 to 25, 2012, at the Feria de Madrid will bring together new experiences and a practical forum for discovering techniques and recipes. It will also offer visitors the opportunity to lear… [read more]

23.05.2012 – Back to the Libyan market

Organiser Montgomery has been the first to succeed in bringing overseas companies back to the Libyan market after the revolution. The fourth editions of two of its major international exhibitions addressing the country’s infrastructure and oil … [read more]

23.05.2012 – Elaine Crewe

has been appointed general manager of the newly founded subsidiary of Messe München International in South Africa, MMI South Africa. One of her first projects will be to launch Bauma Africa from September 18 to 21, 2013 at the Gallagher Conventi… [read more]

23.05.2012 – Gary Sain

president & CEO of Visit Orlando, passed away suddenly May 4, 2012. He was 61. As the leader of Visit Orlando, Gary Sain served as the community’s brand ambassador working on behalf of Orlando and the entire travel and tourism industry…. [read more]

23.05.2012 – The 66th Canadian National Sportsmen’s Show

Toronto is to host the 66th Canadian National Sportsmen’s Show in 2013. The traditional event, which will take place from February 7 to 10 in Toronto’s Exhibition Place, extravagantly celebrates Canada’s nature. Around 500 exhibitor… [read more]

23.05.2012 – Comeback to London after 30 years

After 30 years, the Ipex, international fair for printing machines, is returning to London. The organiser Informa is moving its fair, which is held once every four years, to the Excel International Exhibition and Conference Centre in the Royal Docks…. [read more]

23.05.2012 – New schedule 2013

According to its organiser, Nielsen Company, the Outdoor Retailer Winter Market event in Salt Lake City, Utah, will start on Tuesday, January 22 and close on Saturday, January 26, 2013 instead of the previous slot of Wednesday to Sunday. It will kick… [read more]

23.05.2012 – Outdoor: new partnership

Outdoor is consolidating its position in Friedrichshafen. A new contract with the sector association European Outdoor Group (EOG) will ensure that the city will remain the annual meeting place of the global outdoor sector even beyond 2013. The larges… [read more]

23.05.2012 – New fair in India

Messe Frankfurt is launching a new fair in India which will be the 12th event worldwide under the Automechanika brand name. ACMA Automechanika New Delhi will run from February 7 to 10, 2013, at the Pragati Maidan venue…. [read more]

23.05.2012 – Autoshow Istanbul cancelled

The Autoshow, to be organised by ITF – Istanbul Trade Fairs und CNR Expo on the CNR Expo site in Istanbul, has been cancelled. The exhibition for automobiles and accessories was scheduled for November 2 to 11, 2012…. [read more]

23.05.2012 – New date: Eclat de Mode – Bijorhca

The French fair for fashion and fine jewellery, Eclat de Mode – Bijorhca, is moving forward its dates for the second half-year. It will now co-locate with the fashion fairs Who’s Next Prêt à Porter Paris, Première Clas… [read more]

23.05.2012 – Viscom: fair-within-a-fair

Viscom is being restructured. The event for manufacturers and suppliers of display, PoS and packaging solutions organised by Reed Exhibitions Germany, will strengthen the “fair-within-a-fair” Display PoS Expo as an independent section. In… [read more]

04.06.2012 – Building for the future

UBM Asia and the Indonesian organiser Debindo have announced the Concrete Show South East Asia. The trade fair for industry and suppliers involved in concrete construction and the cement industry is to premiere from October 24 to 26, 2013 at the Jaka… [read more]

04.06.2012 – AEE: Participants from 30 countries

More than 4,500 buyers from around the world and 275 manufacturer and supplier companies from 30 countries will participate in Asian Attractions Expo (AAE) from June 5 to 8, 2012. The event is owned and operated by the International Association of Am… [read more]

04.06.2012 – New event for transportation and logistics management

Transfairlog is launched as a new event for transportation and logistics management taking place from June 12 to 14, 2012, in Hamburg. The organiser is Euroexpo Messe- und Kongress, Munich. The trade fair will focus on the economic area comprising al… [read more]

04.06.2012 – New date: Pacific Marine Expo

Pacific Marine Expo has changed dates due to multiple events taking place at CenturyLink Field Event Center, Seattle, in November 2012. According to organiser Diversified Business Communications, the show will be held from November 27 to 29…. [read more]

04.06.2012 – First Automechanika in India

ACMA Automechanika New Delhi will be held for the first time from February 7 to 10, 2013, at the Pragati Maidan exhibition site. It is another launch under the successful brand name of Automechanika by Messe Frankfurt. At present twelve Automechanika… [read more]

12.06.2012 – It’s all natural

he Natural Products Expo East is staged from September 20 to 22, 2012 in the Baltimore Convention and Exhibition Centre. The organic, natural and specialty foods exhibition will cover innovations and established products from related non-food segment… [read more]

12.06.2012 – Details of „The Meetings Show UK“

The Meetings Show UK taking place at Olympia, London, from July 9 to 11, 2013, will accommodate 1,500 fully hosted buyers, including 750 from Europe and beyond. The organiser Centaur Exhibitions has now revealed details of its Advisory Board, which i… [read more]

12.06.2012 – Border Security Expo with new organiser

Border Security Expo, organised for the first time by Eagle Eye Expositions, will take place at the Phoenix Convention Center, March 12 to 13, 2013. The newly formed company has recently acquired Border Security Expo from E.J.Krause & Associates…. [read more]

12.06.2012 – From Madrid to Frankfurt

The World Publishing Expo from October 29 to 31, 2012, is relocated from Madrid to Frankfurt. The organiser WAN-IFRA, World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers, cites better access to Frankfurt for many participants as the reason for moving… [read more]

12.06.2012 – TURKCAST: Foundry products trade fair

Ankiros-Annofer-Turkcast organised by Hannover Messe Ankiros, which combines three fairs to cover the entire field of production and processing of iron and steel, will be held from September 13 to 16, 2012, at the Tüyap Fair, convention and conf… [read more]

12.06.2012 – Exhibition space enlarged for Intersolar Europe

Intersolar Europe taking place from June 13 to 15, 2012, in Munich is enlarging its exhibition space for photovoltaic production to two halls. Its organisers are Solar Promotion and Freiburg Management and Marketing International. In 2011, 76,738 vis… [read more]

25.06.2012 – UK Trade Show Award

lunch!, trade event for the out of home food and drink industry, has been nominated for a Best UK Trade Show Award by the Association of Event Organisers (AEO). It will next take place September 20 to 21, 2012 at the Business Design Centre, Islington… [read more]

25.06.2012 – IAA Nutzfahrzeuge show in Hanover

The IAA Nutzfahrzeuge (Commercial Vehicles) show taking place in Hanover from September 20 to 27, 2012, has booked its Hanover venue for a further six years. Alternating with IAA Motor Show in Frankfurt, IAA Nutzfahrzeuge takes place biennially. Both… [read more]

25.06.2012 – International Roofing Expo 2013 almost booked

The International Roofing Expo (IRE) has already assigned 738 booths to 233 companies totalling up to 75 per cent of the available space. The 2013 edition will be held February 5 to 7, 2013, at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, … [read more]

25.06.2012 – Cemat Hanover with new look

Organisers Deutsche Messe are reorganising Cemat, trade fair for intralogistics, which next takes place May 19 to 23, 2014 in Hanover. For the first time exhibitors will be divided into five different sections: Move and Lift, Store and Load, Pick and… [read more]

09.07.2012 – ExpoRiva Schuh India: Fringe Programme

At the second edition of Expo Riva Schuh India from July 5 to 7, 2012 in New Delhi’s Pragati Maidan Exhibition Centre the exhibition organiser, Riva del Garda Fiere Congresse, has an informative fringe programme ready for professional attendees. Plan… [read more]

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