2020 strategy
Thailand redefines exhibitions for 360° success
Markets
The Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau used the platform of the 86th UFI Global Congress in Bangkok to present its country's strategy for exhibitions for 2020.   READ MORE

IFEMA with new director for fashion, beauty and lifestyle fairs
People
Julia González has been appointed director of the fashion, beauty and lifestyle fairs organised by IFEMA.   READ MORE

Visual synergies
Co-location of InPrint Milan and Viscom Italia
Markets
The next Italian edition of InPrint Milan 2020, will be held in co-location with Viscom Italia from October 22 to 24, 2020, at Rho Fiera Milano.   READ MORE

Hosted Buyers in Johannesburg
New programme for Meetings Africa
Markets | Practice
UFI is collaborating with Meetings Africa on a hosted buyer programme for exhibition organisers for the first time.   READ MORE

UFI strengthens commitment
Getting active for sustainability
Markets
As UFI strengthens its commitment to sustainable development, a number of initiatives are under way.   READ MORE

Underground people mover
Tunnelling at LVCC started
Markets
Elon Musk's The Boring Company began tunnelling at Las Vegas Convention Center (LVCC) on November 15, 2019 for the underground people mover.   READ MORE

500 attendees celebrated CNCC’s 10th birthday
China National Convention Center Celebrates its 10th Anniversary
Destinations
On the afternoon of October 30, 2019, the 10th anniversary brand launch event of China National Convention Center (CNCC) was held in CNCC. 500 attendees, including industry experts, scholars, and repeat customers, gathered at CNCC to celebrate its 10th birthday. During the event, the release of the new corporate culture and mascot Zhufu's first appearance push the event to the climax.   READ MORE

IBTM World has crowned Canvas Planner as winner
Canvas Planner wins “Event Business Accelerator”
Meetings Industry
IBTM World has crowned Canvas Planner the winner of its event incubator, ‘Event Business Accelerator’, a newly launched business mentorship and investment programme for young entrepreneurs. The winner was announced at a graduation ceremony following two days of live pitching to potential investors at IBTM World 2019, taking place at Fira Gran Via Barcelona from 19-21 November.   READ MORE

Regional fair for children's products
Kids India launched in Bangalore
Markets
Kids India, the largest international trade fair for toys, children's products and sports goods, is launching a new regional fair.   READ MORE

UFI releases new industry report
Overview of exhibition industry in Latin America
Markets | Practice
A new compendium on the state of the exhibition industry in Latin America has been released by UFI.   READ MORE