First ever Global Exhibitions Day 2016

Posted on Tuesday 7th June 2016



EMECA supports the celebration of the first ever Global Exhibitions Day 2016 

The first ever Global Exhibitions Day is celebrated on 8th June 2016.

Driven by Paris based UFI – The Global Association of the Exhibition Industry, Dallas based IAEE – The International Association of Exhibitions and Events and numerous association partners from all around the world, Global Exhibitions Day is a combination of efforts from across the exhibition industry. It is launched to raise awareness of the exhibition industry as one of the forces driving global trade and growth.

Exhibition organisers, venues, associations, and service providers from countries all around the world are uniting behind this global initiative. In more than 20 countries around the world, national events are set to take place to celebrate Global Exhibitions Day. 

EMECA offers NEW key facts and figures about the global trade fair and exhibition business on its website

To view the full list of global actions reported to the GED project office, please go to the UFI website

List of #GED16 partners: UFI (Global), AAXO and EXSA (South Africa), AEFI and CFI (Italy), AEO (UK), AFE (Spain), AFECA (Asia),  AFIDA (Central & South America), AMPROFEC (Mexico), AOCA (Argentina), AUMA and FAMAB (Germany), CAEM (Canada), CEFA and CENTREX (Central Europe), EEAA (Australasia), EEIA (EU), EMECA (Europe), FAIRLINK (Sweden), HKECIA (Hong-Kong), IAEE and SISO (USA), IECA (Indonesia), IEIA (India), IELA (Global), IFES (Global), LECA (Lebanon), MACEOS (Malaysia), MFTA (Macao), PCEI (Poland), RUEF (Russia), TEA (Thailand), UBRAFE (Brazil) and UNIMEV (France).


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