Real estate company Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield and Broadwick Venues are set to launch Exhibition, a new venue at Westfield London, for the end of 2019. Exhibition – named after its proximity to the site of the Franco British Exhibition of 1908 – will repurpose the Grade II listed Dimco East building, a Victorian structure completed in 1899 and originally built as an electricity generating station for the...
Best of British 2018, a four-day celebration of British brands and culture, officially ran at the Shanghai Exhibition Centre at the end of October. Organised by Media 10, with support from the British Consulate-General Shanghai, the Department for International Trade and the British Council, the show saw 300 brands exhibiting and covering British fashion, design, travel, education, technology, innovation, food and beverages. The exhibition filled...
Melissa Colton, project manager at DD Exhibitions, provides her top five tips for attracting more visitors to your exhibitions booth. _________________ The world of exhibitions is an exciting and stimulating one, full of competing sights and sounds. It’s no wonder you’ve been left scratching your head, contemplating how you can possibly stay ahead of the pack and get noticed. The main key here is effort...
Automechanika Shanghai 2015 will open with a new exhibition venue, providing extra space for the entire automotive industry chain.
The Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) has become the first ISO 20121 certified venue in Hong Kong, in its 27th year.
Following exceptional measures taken by the French Government following the recent terror attacks, Reed Expositions France has confirmed it will be holding all of its exhibitions scheduled over the next three months.
Steve Monnington, managing director of Mayfield Media Strategies, contextualises a spate of mergers and acquisitions in the global exhibition market.
EW asked a panel of exhibition experts whether a show’s digital element can become a deterrent from the main event. Klaus Reinke Chief of strategy, Messe Frankfurt Group Many people in our industry still discuss traditional shows on the one hand and virtual exhibitions on the other hand. At Messe Frankfurt, we don’t believe in “black vs white” thinking. Neither do our customers. They have long...
The 2015 edition of the International Association of Convention Centres (AIPC) annual congress in the US city of Boston, Massachusetts, underscored the need for community awareness of events at a time when the lines between business event disciplines are increasingly blurred. Opening the event, which was held on 5-8 July, Boston mayor Martin J Walsh told delegates the industry was very important to Bostonians, and...
More than 33,000 visitors have made Zuchex 2015 the most successful edition in its history. Zuchex 2015 broke records across the board this October, cementing its position as Turkey’s most influential housewares trade event. Celebrating its 26th edition, the four-day exhibition welcomed a spectacular 33,993 visitors, up 6.25% on 2014, and representing the highest attendance in the history of the event. The number of international...