UFI, the global association of the exhibition industry, and AsiaWorld-Expo have signed a multi-year Diamond Sponsorship Agreement, underlining AsiaWorld-Expo’s commitment to the ongoing development of the exhibition industry.
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Farnborough Internation has purchased a 48 per cent ownership of Automotion Events, the company behind The British Motor Show, to support the brand in growing its automotive portfolio.
Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB) has made a significant stride in its commitment to elevate the nation’s business events industry.
Augsburger Schwabenhallen Messe- und Veranstaltungsgesellschaft and Freiburg Wirtschaft Touristik und Messe are the latest new members of AUMA – the association of the German trade fair industry.
UFI, the global association of the exhibition industry, has released the latest 32nd edition of its flagship Global Exhibition Barometer research which takes the pulse of the industry.
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This article delves into the necessity of agile internal structures within the trade fair industry, emphasizing the importance of embracing digital competencies, restructuring organizational frameworks, and fostering a demand-driven approach.
The German trade fair industry is starting the New Year with strong tailwind: According to initial estimates by the association of the german trade fairindustry, AUMA, at least 180,000 exhibiting companies and 11.5 million visitors were guests at German exhibition grounds in 2023.
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Marcus Bergström has been appointed as the new director and member of the executive board at Helsinki Expo and Convention Centre.
New subsidiary, focussing on interiors, lifestyle & technology, joins NürnbergMesse Group in December.
Today, to provide the industry with up-to-date figures on venue capacities, UFI, the global association of the exhibition Industry, is publishing its full report on the World Map of Exhibition Venues.
Highly respected business events professional, Tina Eggers has been appointed deputy director of business development at ASM Global (APAC).
The Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) announced that Hong Kong has won IBTM, one of the world’s leading MICE event brand, to organise its inaugural MICE trade show IBTM Asia Pacific 2025, in Spring 2025 in Hong Kong.
UFI, the global association of the exhibition industry, has launched a dedicated advocacy portal on the UFI website. The portal bundles information and materials on key industry initiatives, highlights relevant industry issues, and profiles partner institutions.
UFI, the global association of the exhibition industry announced today that it has finalised work on the programme for the upcoming UFI Global Congress this 1-4 November.
The largest annual gathering of global exhibition industry professionals is being hosted by the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) and will take place at the Aria Resort & Casino. More than 50 speakers from within and outside the exhibitions and events industry will address the hundreds of participants from more than 50 countries around the world as UFI’s largest annual event returns to North America for the first time since 1972, when it was held in Toronto, Canada.
The opening session at this year’s Congress will depart from the common keynote approach, and instead allow participants to experience the uniqueness of face-to-face interaction with a twist – establishing the Congress theme "Go Beyond!" while paying homage to the identity of Vegas as the event’s destination.
Dan Ram to be the MC at the Congress
Having moderated UFI events in Europe already to raving reviews, Dan Ram will join UFI in Vegas as master of ceremonies. Almost as international as UFI, Dan’s passion is to inspire people with his motto 'Start Now Start Simple' in building a future we all want to live in. DanRam has hosted the world’s biggest tech conferences, and had the honour of welcoming many distinguished guests to his stage. He has a knack for keeping audiences engaged and will ensure that every moment is memorable at the Congress.
Across both Congress days, the main stage sessions will tackle the most important strategic issues the global exhibition industry is facing – from changing customer expectations to evolving business models, and from talent acquisition and retention to sustainability, (de)globalization, and regulations.
US Focus Session to dive deeper into
On Friday, dedicated parallel “Spotlight Sessions” will delve deeper into industry specific topics, offering operational best practices from around the world, as well as insights into industry advocacy. The afternoon will see special programming exploring the US exhibitions market and drive opportunities both for global companies to take their business to the US and for US-based companies to go abroad with their products and services.
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