Monday, 21. August 2017
  • The Innovation Stage at PACK EXPO Las Vegas and, the co-located, Healthcare Packaging EXPO (September 25-27; Las Vegas Convention Center) will feature 46 Innovation Stage sessions across four stages, featuring new technology and advances from all segments of the packaging and processing market.

    Innovation Stage at PACK EXPO Las Vegas

    In Las Vegas, Nevada, PACK EXPO will take place oon 25-27 September, 2017.
    © Cornerstone / pixelio.de

    The Innovation Stage at PACK EXPO Las Vegas and, the co-located, Healthcare Packaging EXPO (September 25-27; Las Vegas Convention Center) will feature 46 Innovation Stage sessions across four stages, featuring new technology and advances from all segments of the packaging and processing market.   more...

  • At swop 2017, November 7-10 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC), a large number of internationally advanced and innovative processing and packaging products for the confectionery and bakery sectors will be showcased in an new confectionery processing and packaging equipment zone.

    New equipment zone at swop 2017 in Shanghai

    swop 2017 returns with a new confectionery processing and packaging equipment zone.
    © Messe Düsseldorf / ctillmann

    At swop 2017, November 7-10 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC), a large number of internationally advanced and innovative processing and packaging products for the confectionery and bakery sectors will be showcased in an new confectionery processing and packaging equipment zone.   more...

  • Interested companies can now register for upakovka 2018, to be held at AO Expocenter Krasnaja Presnja in Moscow from 23 to 26 January 2018. There will once again be an official German federal participation in 2018 with a registration deadline of 22 September of this year.

    upakovka 2018: Registration window now open

    upakovka 2018 will be held at AO Expocenter Krasnaja Presnja in Moscow from 23 to 26 January 2018.
    © Messe Düsseldorf / ctillmann

    Interested companies can now register for upakovka 2018, to be held at AO Expocenter Krasnaja Presnja in Moscow from 23 to 26 January 2018. There will once again be an official German federal participation in 2018 with a registration deadline of 22 September of this year.   more...

  • The 23rd Furniture China and the 2nd Maison Shanghai will return on 12-15 September 2017 at Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC) and Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center (SWEECC) in Pudong Shanghai, China. The layout adjustment is the biggest change to this year's Furniture China.

    Furniture China 2017 with new hall layout

    In Shanghai, the 23rd Furniture China 2017 and the 2nd Maison Shanghai will return on 12-15 September 2017.
    © Lothar Krause / pixelio.de

    The 23rd Furniture China and the 2nd Maison Shanghai will return on 12-15 September 2017 at Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC) and Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center (SWEECC) in Pudong Shanghai, China. The layout adjustment is the biggest change to this year's Furniture China.   more...

  • Given the advantages of digital printing including higher colour definition, shorter design time and lower production cost, the textile industry is paying much more attention to this new technology in recent years, including in China. Therefore, Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles will feature the Digital Printing Micro Factory for the first time.

    Digital Printing Micro Factory in Shanghai

    Digital printing: Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles will feature the Digital Printing Micro Factory for the first time.
    © Messe Frankfurt / Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles

    Given the advantages of digital printing including higher colour definition, shorter design time and lower production cost, the textile industry is paying much more attention to this new technology in recent years, including in China. Therefore, Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles will feature the Digital Printing Micro Factory for the first time.   more...

  • A new bauma Open Innovation project tests the innovative spirit and ideas of the "solver community". The challenge in this instance is to come up with a sensor for locking systems, these sensors being very susceptible to faults due to environmental influences.

    bauma Open Innovation starts a new challenge

    Open Innovation opens the innovation process to people outside the company
    © Ruta N Medelli?n/flickr CC BY 2.0

    A new bauma Open Innovation project tests the innovative spirit and ideas of the "solver community". The challenge in this instance is to come up with a sensor for locking systems, these sensors being very susceptible to faults due to environmental influences.   more...

  • Alongside the presentations by the exhibitors, Fenestration Bau China 2017 has plenty more to offer. The program of trade events accompanying the show focuses on the future of the Chinese building industry and offers significant added value to exhibitors and visitors.

    Fenestration Bau China: Extensive supporting program

    The ATI Forum will attract visitors from all over the world
    © FENESTRATION BAU China/Messe München

    Alongside the presentations by the exhibitors, Fenestration Bau China 2017 has plenty more to offer. The program of trade events accompanying the show focuses on the future of the Chinese building industry and offers significant added value to exhibitors and visitors.   more...

  • Close to 300 companies are preparing for the main meeting of the electric, electronic and lighting industry in Latin America: BIEL Light + Building Buenos Aires. This new edition will be held from September 13th to 16th, 2017 in the La Rural Trade Center.

    New trends: BIEL Light + Building in Buenos Aires

    Some of the novelties shown in Buenos Aires will be innovative projectors, luminaire telemanagement systems and new solar panels
    © Messe Frankfurt Argentina/Jose Luis Barros

    Close to 300 companies are preparing for the main meeting of the electric, electronic and lighting industry in Latin America: BIEL Light + Building Buenos Aires. This new edition will be held from September 13th to 16th, 2017 in the La Rural Trade Center.   more...

  • UFI's Global Barometer shows a growing industry, currently refocussing and advancing on digital transformation: Globally, the majority of exhibition companies report increases in turnover and rising profits for 2017. Companies are putting more focus on the economies in their respective home markets.

    Exhibition industry: more focus on home markets

    Worldwide, the majority of exhibition companies report increases in turnover and rising profits for 2017. Companies are putting more focus on the economies in their respective home markets.
    © Boris Wettig / pixelio.de

    UFI's Global Barometer shows a growing industry, currently refocussing and advancing on digital transformation: Globally, the majority of exhibition companies report increases in turnover and rising profits for 2017. Companies are putting more focus on the economies in their respective home markets.   more...

  • For the first time, net space sold at Asian trade fairs surpassed 20 million net square metres, UFI reports. The research shows that 20.77 million square metres of space was sold by exhibition organisers to their clients in Asia in 2016 - up from 19.69 million square metres the year before.

    Asian trade fair industry on growth course

    Fascinating Shanghai: For the first time, net space sold at Asian trade fairs surpassed 20 million net square metres.
    © Lothar Krause / pixelio.de

    For the first time, net space sold at Asian trade fairs surpassed 20 million net square metres, UFI reports. The research shows that 20.77 million square metres of space was sold by exhibition organisers to their clients in Asia in 2016 - up from 19.69 million square metres the year before.   more...

  • At the 84th UFI Global Congress taking place on 1 - 4 November, 2017 in Johannesburg, South Africa, this year's theme - "Raising the Odds - Pressures and Profits" - is aptly chosen when you consider the last seven months and the events of the past year, not only for the exhibition industry but on a global scale.

    84th UFI Global Congress takes place in South Africa

    In Johannesburg, South Africa, this year's UFI Global Congress takes place on 1-4 November 2017.
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    At the 84th UFI Global Congress taking place on 1 - 4 November, 2017 in Johannesburg, South Africa, this year's theme - "Raising the Odds - Pressures and Profits" - is aptly chosen when you consider the last seven months and the events of the past year, not only for the exhibition industry but on a global scale.   more...

  • On the fair grounds of Messe Stuttgart, the construction of the Paul Horn Hall is on schedule: work has gone into top gear on the interior construction, façade cladding and rooftop greening of the new trade fair hall, the trade fair organiser reports.

    Messe Stuttgart: Countdown for Paul Horn Hall

    Elegantly curved wooden girders are mounted under the ceiling of the Paul Horn Hall. The airy, light-filled hall also ensures a pleasant atmosphere for exhibitors and visitors.
    © Messe Stuttgart

    On the fair grounds of Messe Stuttgart, the construction of the Paul Horn Hall is on schedule: work has gone into top gear on the interior construction, façade cladding and rooftop greening of the new trade fair hall, the trade fair organiser reports.   more...

  • Following his re-election as Chairman of the European Chapter, Gerald Böse, the CEO of Koelnmesse - will continue his involvement in the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry (UFI) for another three years, the trade fair organizer announced in Cologne.

    Three more years: Böse heads UFI's European Chapter

    Gerald Böse, President and Chief Executive Officer of Koelnmesse
    © Koelnmesse

    Following his re-election as Chairman of the European Chapter, Gerald Böse, the CEO of Koelnmesse - will continue his involvement in the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry (UFI) for another three years, the trade fair organizer announced in Cologne.   more...

  • The dates have now been finalised for the EMO Hannover 2019, the world's premier trade fair for the metalworking sector. The VDW (German Machine Tool Builders' Association) in Frankfurt am Main, which is responsible for organising the EMO Hannover, has announced that the next event will be held from 16 to 21 September 2019.

    EMO Hannover 2019: dates have been finalised

    Die gesamte Bandbreite moderner Metallbearbeitungstechnik im Blick: 2019 findet die EMO Hannover vom 16. bis 21. September statt.
    © Deutsche Messe

    The dates have now been finalised for the EMO Hannover 2019, the world's premier trade fair for the metalworking sector. The VDW (German Machine Tool Builders' Association) in Frankfurt am Main, which is responsible for organising the EMO Hannover, has announced that the next event will be held from 16 to 21 September 2019.   more...

  • Digitization is having a major impact on logistics supply chains. The "Logistics 4.0 Experience Hub" at CeMAT will spotlight the supply chains of the future as well as the challenges facing the industry. Running the length of CeMAT from 23 to 27 April 2018, this special showcase will consist of some 30 exhibitors showcasing the latest technology involving goods transport, incoming goods, production, warehousing, order picking, packing and outgoing goods.

    Digitization: CeMAT with Logistics 4.0 Experience Hub showcase

    Wie Logistikprozesse sich durch die Digitalisierung verändern, zeigen die Aussteller der CeMAT vom 23. bis zum 27. April 2018 in Hannover.
    © Deutsche Messe

    Digitization is having a major impact on logistics supply chains. The "Logistics 4.0 Experience Hub" at CeMAT will spotlight the supply chains of the future as well as the challenges facing the industry. Running the length of CeMAT from 23 to 27 April 2018, this special showcase will consist of some 30 exhibitors showcasing the latest technology involving   more...

  • At the IT Security Expo it-sa from 10 to 12 October, 2017 in Exhibition Centre Nuremberg, the spotlight will be on three countries in particular. French, Israeli and Czech companies will be showcasing the expertise of their respective IT industries with their own pavilions in Halls 9 and 10. This year, it-sa 2017 will take place in two halls for the first time.

    Three international pavilions at it-sa 2017

    Frankreich beteiligt sich nach 2016 zum zweiten Mal mit einem Gemeinschaftsstand an der it-sa.
    © NuernbergMesse/Frank Boxler

    At the IT Security Expo it-sa from 10 to 12 October, 2017 in Exhibition Centre Nuremberg, the spotlight will be on three countries in particular. French, Israeli and Czech companies will be showcasing the expertise of their respective IT industries with their own pavilions in Halls 9 and 10. This year, it-sa 2017 will take place in two halls for the first time.   more...

  • ISH, the world's leading trade fair for the combination of water and energy, is set to benefit from a new exhibition hall and a new layout in the Energy section. From ISH 2019, the heating industry will be located in Halls 11 and 12, where it will present the latest heating technologies, from efficient heat production to heat transfer.

    ISH with a new layout in the Energy section

    Effiziente Energiesysteme im Fokus: Die ISH stellt sich 2019 im Bereich Energy neu auf.
    © Messe Frankfurt Exhibition GmbH / Jochen Günther

    ISH, the world's leading trade fair for the combination of water and energy, is set to benefit from a new exhibition hall and a new layout in the Energy section. From ISH 2019, the heating industry will be located in Halls 11 and 12, where it will present the latest heating technologies, from efficient heat production to heat transfer.   more...

  • At Anuga 2017, coffee, tea & co. are being awarded their own platform for the first time, indeed under the trade show name "Anuga Hot Beverages". Until now hot drinks were covered in one trade show together with bread and bakery products. The new trade show is a reaction to the growing significance of this segment, organiser Koelnmesse states.

    Anuga 2017: new focus on coffee, tea & co.

    "Anuga Hot Beverages": Auf der Anuga 2017 erhalten Kaffee, Tee & Co. erstmals einen eigenständigen Auftritt.
    © Koelnmesse

    At Anuga 2017, coffee, tea & co. are being awarded their own platform for the first time, indeed under the trade show name "Anuga Hot Beverages". Until now hot drinks were covered in one trade show together with bread and bakery products. The new trade show is a reaction to the growing significance of this segment, organiser Koelnmesse states.   more...

  • Protection of the world’s oceans and waterways has been an issue of central importance to boot Düsseldorf for many years now. Starting this year, the leading international water sports trade fair is now a supporter of the “ocean tribute” Award. On behalf of his foundation and the German Ocean Foundation, Prince Albert of Monaco called on the scientific and industrial communities as well as society in general to enter projects for the Award when he spoke at boot 2017.

    "ocean tribute" Award at boot 2018

    Die Foundation von Fürst Albert von Monaco (2.v.r.) ruft dazu auf, sich um den „ocean tribute“ Award 2018 zu bewerben.
    © Messe Düsseldorf / ctillmann

    Protection of the world’s oceans and waterways has been an issue of central importance to boot Düsseldorf for many years now. Starting this year, the leading international water sports trade fair is now a supporter of the “ocean tribute” Award. On behalf of his foundation and the German Ocean Foundation, Prince Albert of Monaco called on the scientific   more...

  • For caravanning newcomers the neutral and manufacturer-independent "StarterWorld – Discover Camping & Caravanning” is the just the right place to come at Caravan Salon 2017. Here they can gather basic information and receive key fundamentals from experts helping them to make the right purchasing decisions. The StarterWorld is located centrally in the outdoor space in its own dedicated area, Hall 18.

    Caravan Salon 2017: "StarterWorld" for newcomers

    Die StarterWelt befindet sich in der Extra-Halle 18 zentral im Freigelände.
    © Messe Düsseldorf / ctillmann

    For caravanning newcomers the neutral and manufacturer-independent "StarterWorld – Discover Camping & Caravanning” is the just the right place to come at Caravan Salon 2017. Here they can gather basic information and receive key fundamentals from experts helping them to make the right purchasing decisions. The StarterWorld is located centrally in the   more...

  • Husum Wind is once again a platform for employment, training and advanced training in the wind industry. With over 35 exhibitors and a diverse programme of lectures, Windcareer is one of the industry’s biggest job fairs. Windcareer is being held on 15 September 2017, the last day of Husum Wind, in an extra exhibition area.

    Husum Wind 2017 with job fair "Windcareer"

    Erneuerbare Chancen: Die Jobmesse "Windcareer" findet am 15. September 2017 auf der Husum Wind statt.
    © Messe Husum & Congress

    Husum Wind is once again a platform for employment, training and advanced training in the wind industry. With over 35 exhibitors and a diverse programme of lectures, Windcareer is one of the industry’s biggest job fairs. Windcareer is being held on 15 September 2017, the last day of Husum Wind, in an extra exhibition area.   more...

  • E-world energy & water 2018 will focus on the topic of smart city - with the objective of extending the future fields of the sector: At E-world energy & water which will take place at Messe Essen from February 6 to 8, established companies as well as start-ups will present themselves to the expert world.

    E-world energy & water 2018: focus on "Smart City"

    Vom 6. bis 8. Februar 2018 legt die E-world energy & water erstmals ihren Fokus auf das Thema Smart City.
    © MESSE ESSEN / Udo Geisler

    E-world energy & water 2018 will focus on the topic of smart city - with the objective of extending the future fields of the sector: At E-world energy & water which will take place at Messe Essen from February 6 to 8, established companies as well as start-ups will present themselves to the expert world.   more...

  • With the "most spectacular images and breathtaking footage", the Dream Tour Cinema will return at Caravan Salon 2017 in Düsseldorf. This year, Germany’s Allgäu region, the Baltic and St Petersburg, Lake Baikal and Mongolia, the Heart of France, the Pan-American Highway – from Tierra del Fuego to the Caribbean and a campervan tour from Düsseldorf to Beijing are in focus. Caravan Salon will take place on 26 August to 3 September, 2017.

    Caravan Salon 2017 with "breathtaking" dream tours

    Mit "spektakulären Bildern und atemberaubenden Impressionen" soll das Traumtouren-Kino die Besucher des Caravan Salon 2017 für Caravaning begeistern.
    © Messe Düsseldorf / ctillmann

    With the "most spectacular images and breathtaking footage", the Dream Tour Cinema will return at Caravan Salon 2017 in Düsseldorf. This year, Germany’s Allgäu region, the Baltic and St Petersburg, Lake Baikal and Mongolia, the Heart of France, the Pan-American Highway – from Tierra del Fuego to the Caribbean and a campervan tour from Düsseldorf to   more...

  • Visitors to next year's Fruit Logistica, the leading global fresh produce industry trade fair, which takes place in Berlin on 7-9 February 2018, are eager to learn how technology – from research into new varieties to hi-tech processing equipment – can boost product quality. They are also searching for the next big thing, the product that might emulate recent success stories like avocados, blueberries and sweet potatoes.

    Fruit Logistica: Fresh opportunities through hi-tech processing

    Wie innovative Technologien zu neuen Geschäftschancen und zur Verbesserung der Produktqualität beitragen können, zeigen die Aussteller der Fruit Logistica vom 7. bis 9. Februar 2018 in Berlin.
    © Messe Berlin

    Visitors to next year's Fruit Logistica, the leading global fresh produce industry trade fair, which takes place in Berlin on 7-9 February 2018, are eager to learn how technology – from research into new varieties to hi-tech processing equipment – can boost product quality. They are also searching for the next big thing, the product that might emulate   more...

  • Although everyone is talking about "wireless" these days, the major technological challenges such as energy transition, high-speed Internet, Industry 4.0 and electric mobility will not take place without wires. At productronica in Munich, Hall A5 will contain the framework, in which exhibitors and visitors can exchange information about the latest developments and production technologies in the sector cable, coil and hybrid components.

    productronica 2017: focus on cables in Hall A5

    Ein Schwerpunkthema auf der productronica 2017: Mit Hilfe von MES lassen sich Kabelbäume effizienter produzieren.
    © Messe München

    Although everyone is talking about "wireless" these days, the major technological challenges such as energy transition, high-speed Internet, Industry 4.0 and electric mobility will not take place without wires. At productronica in Munich, Hall A5 will contain the framework, in which exhibitors and visitors can exchange information about the latest developments   more...

  • This year the WFBSC Congress - the world's leading conference for the cleaning sector, is being held in Berlin for the first time. Parallel with the international trade show for the cleaning sector, CMS Berlin 2017 (19-22 Sept.), the WFBSC (World Federation of Building Service Contractors) Congress will focus on the subject of 'Cleaning in a Digital World – Processes, People, Technology'.

    CMS Berlin 2017: WFBSC Congress for the first time in Berlin

    Parallel zur Berliner Reinigungsfachmesse CMS Berlin findet erstmals der Weltkongress der Gebäudedienstleister WFBSC in der Hauptstadt statt.
    © Messe Berlin

    This year the WFBSC Congress - the world's leading conference for the cleaning sector, is being held in Berlin for the first time. Parallel with the international trade show for the cleaning sector, CMS Berlin 2017 (19-22 Sept.), the WFBSC (World Federation of Building Service Contractors) Congress will focus on the subject of 'Cleaning in a Digital World – Processes, People, Technology'.   more...

  • Network for trade and its partners: Grand Plaza is going into its second edition at Expo Real in 2017 and is now enlarged with the addition of six new exhibitors. Trend topics like e-commerce, the boom in outlet centers and the shopping centers of tomorrow are examined at Speakers' Corner.

    Expo Real 2017: Grand Plaza enlarged

    Die Grand Plaza auf der Expo Real geht in die zweite Runde und wächst um sechs Neuaussteller.
    © Messe München

    Network for trade and its partners: Grand Plaza is going into its second edition at Expo Real in 2017 and is now enlarged with the addition of six new exhibitors. Trend topics like e-commerce, the boom in outlet centers and the shopping centers of tomorrow are examined at Speakers' Corner.   more...

  • At EMO Hannover 2017, the German Mechanical Engineering Industry Association's (VDMA) Metrological and Testing Technology and High-Precision Tools will accordingly be spotlighting ideas and products from the Industry 4.0 environment. At the VDMA's stand (Hall 4 / D44), member companies and partners from the re-search community will from 19 to 21 September be contributing 30 brief presentations, focusing primarily on high-precision tools, metrological and testing technology, research, and tool data interchange.

    EMO 2017: VDMA Forum "Innovative Solutions for Industry 4.0"

    Die VDMA-Fachverbände laden während der EMO-Laufzeit zum Forum "Innovative Lösungen für Industrie 4.0" ein.
    © Deutsche Messe

    At EMO Hannover 2017, the German Mechanical Engineering Industry Association's (VDMA) Metrological and Testing Technology and High-Precision Tools will accordingly be spotlighting ideas and products from the Industry 4.0 environment. At the VDMA's stand (Hall 4 / D44), member companies and partners from the re-search community will from 19 to 21 September   more...

  • In 2020, Metpack - the world's leading fair for metal packaging, will open at Messe Essen from May 5 to 9. On three out of five days, Metpack will once again take place parallel to the interpack packaging fair in Düsseldorf which is scheduled for May 7 to 13, 2020.

    Next Metpack on 5-9 May, 2020

    Weltleitmesse für Metallverpackungen: Die nächste Ausgabe der Metpack findet vom 5. bis 9. Mai in der Messe Essen statt.
    © Schuchrat Kurbanov/MESSE ESSEN

    In 2020, Metpack - the world's leading fair for metal packaging, will open at Messe Essen from May 5 to 9. On three out of five days, Metpack will once again take place parallel to the interpack packaging fair in Düsseldorf which is scheduled for May 7 to 13, 2020.   more...

  • InPrint 2017, the exhibition for Industrial Print Technology, will take place from 14 – 16 November 2017 in Hall A6 of the Munich Trade Fair Centre in Germany. The main theme of this year’s event is “Creating value with individualised products”, to reflect the trend towards adding value to products by means of individualisation. A total of 118 exhibitors from 17 countries have already secured their stand space at the third InPrint show in Germany.

    InPrint 2017: trend towards individualised printing

    "Mit individualisierten Produkten Mehrwert schaffen" ist das Motto der InPrint 2017 vom 14. bis 16. November 2017 in München.
    © Mack Brooks Exhibitions Ltd

    InPrint 2017, the exhibition for Industrial Print Technology, will take place from 14 – 16 November 2017 in Hall A6 of the Munich Trade Fair Centre in Germany. The main theme of this year’s event is “Creating value with individualised products”, to reflect the trend towards adding value to products by means of individualisation. A total of 118 exhibitors   more...

  • How will cleanroom production change over the next few years, and what role will be played by digitisation and the increasingly strict requirements resulting from systems growing ever more complex, compact and smaller? Participants will be able to get answers to these questions at the Cleanzone congress and trade fair on 17 and 18 October 2017 in Frankfurt am Main.

    Cleanzone 2017: A look into the future of cleanroom production

    Wie sich die Produktion im Reinraum in den nächsten Jahren verändern wird, diskutieren Experten aus Wissenschaft, Industrie und Verbänden auf der Cleanzone.
    © Messe Frankfurt/Sandra Gätke

    How will cleanroom production change over the next few years, and what role will be played by digitisation and the increasingly strict requirements resulting from systems growing ever more complex, compact and smaller? Participants will be able to get answers to these questions at the Cleanzone congress and trade fair on 17 and 18 October 2017 in Frankfurt am Main.   more...

  • Drinks, cookies, sweets and tea are to be added to the product ranges at Christmasworld: Christmas is unthinkable without mulled wine, Christmas cake, stollen, chocolate, tea and other sweet delights – so it is clearly part of Christmasworld’s job, as the leading international trade fair for seasonal and festive decoration, also to offer its trade buyers these culinary delights for the Advent period. "Christmas Delights" will sweeten visits to the trade fair.

    Christmasworld 2018: New product area "Christmas Delights"

    Christmas Delights: Getränke, Gebäck, Süßigkeiten und Tee ergänzen ab 2018 das Produktangebot der Christmasworld.
    © Messe Frankfurt Exhibition GmbH / Pietro Sutera

    Drinks, cookies, sweets and tea are to be added to the product ranges at Christmasworld: Christmas is unthinkable without mulled wine, Christmas cake, stollen, chocolate, tea and other sweet delights – so it is clearly part of Christmasworld’s job, as the leading international trade fair for seasonal and festive decoration, also to offer its trade buyers   more...

  • The safety of machine tools is a major issue. Complex machinery, high speeds, and high power levels can be a dangerous mixture for the operator. At the Safety Day for Machine Tools at EMO Hannover 2017, top experts will present their insights on the requirements and challenges entailed by the current state of the art, mapping out how practical solutions ensure high levels of safety and elucidating what remains to be done in the future.

    EMO Safety Day: "Machine tools are safe products"

    Beeindruckende Werkzeugmaschinen: Die EMO Hannover findet vom 18. bis 23. September statt.
    © Deutsche Messe

    The safety of machine tools is a major issue. Complex machinery, high speeds, and high power levels can be a dangerous mixture for the operator. At the Safety Day for Machine Tools at EMO Hannover 2017, top experts will present their insights on the requirements and challenges entailed by the current state of the art, mapping out how practical solutions   more...

  • Interzoo, trade fair for the pet supplies industry, will return with a new schedule in 2018. Interzoo 2018 will take place from Tuesday 8 to Friday 11 May including the German public holiday Ascension Thursday. The organisers intend for all future Interzoo fairs to include Ascension Thursday, a public holiday in all German states.

    Interzoo 2018: New schedule from Tuesday to Friday

    Alles für den Heimtierbedarf: Die Interzoo kehrt 2018 mit einer neuen Laufzeit (Dienstag bis Freitag) zurück.
    © WZF GmbH

    Interzoo, trade fair for the pet supplies industry, will return with a new schedule in 2018. Interzoo 2018 will take place from Tuesday 8 to Friday 11 May including the German public holiday Ascension Thursday. The organisers intend for all future Interzoo fairs to include Ascension Thursday, a public holiday in all German states.   more...

  • Deutsche Messe has become an official co-organizer of "Internet plus Expo", a major digital economy trade show staged in southern China. The event will from now on be known as "Internet+ powered by CEBIT" – signaling that one of Deutsche Messe's main contributions to the venture is to leverage its extensive expertise as the organizer of the CEBIT show in Hannover for the benefit of the Chinese market.

    CEBIT to support Chinese IT trade fair Internet plus Expo

    Die nächste "Internet+ powered by CEBIT" findet vom 12. bis zum 15. Oktober 2017 in Foshan, China statt.
    © Deutsche Messe

    Deutsche Messe has become an official co-organizer of "Internet plus Expo", a major digital economy trade show staged in southern China. The event will from now on be known as "Internet+ powered by CEBIT" – signaling that one of Deutsche Messe's main contributions to the venture is to leverage its extensive expertise as the organizer of the CEBIT show   more...

  • Paperworld 2018 is all set to provide new insights into the 'Future Office'. The second edition of this special show in Hall 3.0, which celebrated its debut in 2017, will concern itself with health. From 27 to 30 January 2018, the 'Future Office' will be all about the well-being and health of office staff.

    Paperworld 2018: Special show to focus on health

    Skizze des Büros der Zukunft 2018 mit dem Schwerpunkt Gesundheit. Ein Parcours (hier in blau) führt durch die einzelnen Stationen der Sonderschau.
    © Messe Frankfurt Exhibition GmbH

    Paperworld 2018 is all set to provide new insights into the 'Future Office'. The second edition of this special show in Hall 3.0, which celebrated its debut in 2017, will concern itself with health. From 27 to 30 January 2018, the 'Future Office' will be all about the well-being and health of office staff.   more...

  • Anuga FoodTec and the International Fruit and Vegetable Juice Association (IFU) have agreed on an extensive partnership. Among other things, the cooperation foresees the execution of a technical workshop by the IFU at Anuga FoodTec 2018. The motto of the technical workshop is "For the Juice Industry. From the Industry Experts."

    Anuga FoodTec 2018 to cooperate with IFU - Technical Workshop

    Die Anuga FoodTec (20. bis 23. März 2018) ist die weltweit führende Zuliefermesse für die Lebensmittel- und Getränkeindustrie.
    © Koelnmesse

    Anuga FoodTec and the International Fruit and Vegetable Juice Association (IFU) have agreed on an extensive partnership. Among other things, the cooperation foresees the execution of a technical workshop by the IFU at Anuga FoodTec 2018. The motto of the technical workshop is "For the Juice Industry. From the Industry Experts."   more...

  • Finding the right business partners from the get go will now become even easier at viscom. In 2017 Europe’s Trade Fair for Visual Communication from 18 to 20 October in Düsseldorf will facilitate business networking online. The new Matchmaking service brings together exhibitors and trade visitors, trade fair organizer Reed Exhibitions announces.

    New matchmaking service at viscom 2017

    Das neue Matchmaking-Angebot der viscom soll Aussteller und Fachbesucher passgenau zusammenbringen.
    © viscom

    Finding the right business partners from the get go will now become even easier at viscom. In 2017 Europe’s Trade Fair for Visual Communication from 18 to 20 October in Düsseldorf will facilitate business networking online. The new Matchmaking service brings together exhibitors and trade visitors, trade fair organizer Reed Exhibitions announces.   more...

  • The Essen Motor Show will take place in China, too: From November 2018, the China United Rubber Corporation, Guangzhou Zhanlian Exhibition Service Co., Ltd. and Messe Essen GmbH will stage the performance show rich in tradition in the Guangzhou metropolis with millions of inhabitants in southern China. The China Essen Motor Show which will take place every year will open parallel to Auto Guangzhou, one of the three largest car fairs in China most recently with 838 exhibitors and 667,000 visitors.

    China Essen Motor Show to debut in November 2018

    Die neue Messe China Essen Motor Show findet ab November 2018 parallel zur Auto Guangzhou statt.
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    The Essen Motor Show will take place in China, too: From November 2018, the China United Rubber Corporation, Guangzhou Zhanlian Exhibition Service Co., Ltd. and Messe Essen GmbH will stage the performance show rich in tradition in the Guangzhou metropolis with millions of inhabitants in southern China. The China Essen Motor Show which will take place   more...

  • Messe Berlin is now offering a preview of selected highlights at the international cleaning trade fair CMS Berlin 2017 – Cleaning.Management. Services. The CMS Innovation Report is based on material contributed by exhibitors. It mainly targets the media, but also those who may be interested in the fair and the subject matter itself. The trade fair will take place on 19-22 September, 2017.

    CMS Berlin 2017: The Innovation Report is online

    CMS Berlin: Parade der Reinigungsprodukte
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    Messe Berlin is now offering a preview of selected highlights at the international cleaning trade fair CMS Berlin 2017 – Cleaning.Management. Services. The CMS Innovation Report is based on material contributed by exhibitors. It mainly targets the media, but also those who may be interested in the fair and the subject matter itself. The trade fair will take place on 19-22 September, 2017.   more...

  • What will the e-bike look like in the future? The answer from many manufacturers of e-bike drive systems is "like a bicycle.” What sounds easy is a challenge for the players in the e-bike market, as will also be demonstrated at the Eurobike in Friedrichshafen (August 30 to September 2, 2017).

    Eurobike 2017: e-bike of the future in focus

    Vom 30. August bis 2. September 2017 zeigt die Eurobike die neuesten Innovationen im E-Bike-Segment.
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    What will the e-bike look like in the future? The answer from many manufacturers of e-bike drive systems is "like a bicycle.” What sounds easy is a challenge for the players in the e-bike market, as will also be demonstrated at the Eurobike in Friedrichshafen (August 30 to September 2, 2017).   more...

  • drinktec as the world's leading trade fair for the milk industry: More than half of all exhibitors at drinktec 2017, which will take place on 11-15 September, 2017 in Munich, announced during the run-up to the trade fair that they would present solutions for the milk industry. During drinktec 2017 exhibitors will present the entire range of treatment of milk, whey and liquid food.

    drinktec 2017: A hotspot for the milk industry

    Das ganze Spektrum der Behandlung von Milch und Molke zeigt die drinktec vom 11. bis 15 September 2017 in München.
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    drinktec as the world's leading trade fair for the milk industry: More than half of all exhibitors at drinktec 2017, which will take place on 11-15 September, 2017 in Munich, announced during the run-up to the trade fair that they would present solutions for the milk industry. During drinktec 2017 exhibitors will present the entire range of treatment of milk, whey and liquid food.   more...

  • ISH, the world's leading trade fair for the combination of water and energy, is changing its sequence of days. In future, the event will begin on Monday, instead of Tuesday, as in the past. The next ISH will be held from 11 to 15 March 2019. As in the past, the fair will be open to private visitors on the last day.

    From Monday to Friday: ISH 2019 with a new sequence of days

    Die nächste ISH findet vom 11. bis 15. März 2019 statt.
    © Messe Frankfurt Exhibition GmbH / Pietro Sutera

    ISH, the world's leading trade fair for the combination of water and energy, is changing its sequence of days. In future, the event will begin on Monday, instead of Tuesday, as in the past. The next ISH will be held from 11 to 15 March 2019. As in the past, the fair will be open to private visitors on the last day.   more...

  • Munich's photonics trade fair continues to grow: 1,293 exhibitors presented their products to the more than 32,000 trade visitors — "record figures for the trade fair on both counts", organizer Messe München reports. 800 of the 1,293 exhibitors were from abroad. 60 percent of the visitors and Congress participants traveled from outside Germany.

    Laser World of Photonics 2017: new record figures

    Mehr als 32.000 Fachbesucher informierten sich auf der Laser World of Photonics über aktuelle Trends.
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    Munich's photonics trade fair continues to grow: 1,293 exhibitors presented their products to the more than 32,000 trade visitors — "record figures for the trade fair on both counts", organizer Messe München reports. 800 of the 1,293 exhibitors were from abroad. 60 percent of the visitors and Congress participants traveled from outside Germany.   more...

  • Where's the global alcohol and beverage industry heading? What's the future of beverage distribution going to look like? And what are the marketing trends industry experts simply can't miss? Find all the answers at the Global Drinks Forum in Berlin on 9 October 2017, which will kick off the trade fair Bar Convent Berlin.

    Global Drinks Forum: future of beverage distribution

    Das Global Drinks Forum eröffnet den Bar Convent Berlin, der am 10. & 11. Oktober 2017 in der Station Berlin stattfindet.
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    Where's the global alcohol and beverage industry heading? What's the future of beverage distribution going to look like? And what are the marketing trends industry experts simply can't miss? Find all the answers at the Global Drinks Forum in Berlin on 9 October 2017, which will kick off the trade fair Bar Convent Berlin.   more...

  • At the medical trade fair MEDICA, which will take place on 13-16 November 2017 in Düsseldorf, the MEDICA LABMED FORUM is new this year. Under the key heading of "The Interdisciplinary Fascination", laboratory medicine, molecular pathology, microbiology, medical technology and life sciences will be presenting themselves as drivers of innovation and generating new impulses for the entire medical sector.

    MEDICA 2017: première for MEDICA LABMED FORUM

    Auf der diesjährigen MEDICA findet erstmals das MEDICA LABMED FORUM - mit dem Leitmotiv "The Interdisciplinary Fascination".
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    At the medical trade fair MEDICA, which will take place on 13-16 November 2017 in Düsseldorf, the MEDICA LABMED FORUM is new this year. Under the key heading of "The Interdisciplinary Fascination", laboratory medicine, molecular pathology, microbiology, medical technology and life sciences will be presenting themselves as drivers of innovation and generating   more...

  • CEBIT is gearing up for the 2018 season with a new theme mix, new event formats and a totally new look & feel. "CEBIT 2018 will be a business festival for innovation and digitization," Deutsche Messe Managing Board member Oliver Frese says. Next year, the CEBIT show's first-ever summer showcase opens on 11 June with a completely new venue layout. The new CEBIT comprises four main elements.

    CEBIT 2018: "Business festival" with four main elements

    "Die CEBIT 2018 wird ein Business-Festival für Innovation und Digitalisierung", sagt CeBIT-Chef Oliver Frese.
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    CEBIT is gearing up for the 2018 season with a new theme mix, new event formats and a totally new look & feel. "CEBIT 2018 will be a business festival for innovation and digitization," Deutsche Messe Managing Board member Oliver Frese says. Next year, the CEBIT show's first-ever summer showcase opens on 11 June with a completely new venue layout. The new CEBIT comprises four main elements.   more...

  • Following the Düsseldorf trade fair cycle, the next interpack at the Düsseldorf Exhibition Centre will be held in three years' time, from 7 to 13 May 2020. The suppliers' trade fair components - special trade fair by interpack will run completely in parallel with interpack again in 2020.

    Dates for interpack 2020 have been set

    What's next? Die kommende interpack findet - gemeinsam mit der Zuliefermesse components - vom 7. bis 13. Mai 2020 in Düsseldorf statt.
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    Following the Düsseldorf trade fair cycle, the next interpack at the Düsseldorf Exhibition Centre will be held in three years' time, from 7 to 13 May 2020. The suppliers' trade fair components - special trade fair by interpack will run completely in parallel with interpack again in 2020.   more...

  • With an emphasis on packaging, Pack Print International 2017 will take place on 20-23 September in Bangkok, Thailand. One of which is the One Stop Pack & Print Pavilion, which will showcase 25 award-winning and creative packaging solutions from Thailand covering the food & beverage, pharmaceuticals, electronics, cosmetics and personal care sectors and more.

    Creative packaging solutions at Pack Print International

    In Bangkok, Thailand findet die Pack Print International vom 20. bis 23. September 2017 statt.
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    With an emphasis on packaging, Pack Print International 2017 will take place on 20-23 September in Bangkok, Thailand. One of which is the One Stop Pack & Print Pavilion, which will showcase 25 award-winning and creative packaging solutions from Thailand covering the food & beverage, pharmaceuticals, electronics, cosmetics and personal care sectors and more.   more...

  • Lightweight construction is a key technology for the future of the automotive, aerospace and architecture segments. From 19 to 21 September 2017, the Lightweight Technologies Forum at Composites Europe 2017 will cover issues and questions of user industries concerning modern multi-material systems. The second edition of the forum in Stuttgart will be expanded.

    Composites Europe: Lightweight Technologies Forum expanded

    Leichtbau als Schlüsseltechnologie der Zukunft steht im Mittelpunkt des Lightweight Technologies Forum auf der Composites Europe.
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    Lightweight construction is a key technology for the future of the automotive, aerospace and architecture segments. From 19 to 21 September 2017, the Lightweight Technologies Forum at Composites Europe 2017 will cover issues and questions of user industries concerning modern multi-material systems. The second edition of the forum in Stuttgart will be expanded.   more...