German organisers with a strong presence abroad

German organisers with a strong presence abroad

German exhibition organisers are planning 316 foreign trade fairs in 38 countries in 2017, reports the Association of the German Trade Fair Industry (AUMA).


Riding West

Riding West

The world’s largest trade fair in equestrian sports is headed back to North America: Equitana USA will take place in Atlanta, Georgia, October 4 to 7, 2018.


Back to its sporting roots with a new concept

Back to its sporting roots with a new concept

At ISPO Munich, which will be held from February 5 to 8, 2017, Action sport hall B6 will be showing an exhibition concept called ISPO Polygon that is based on a new, standardised hall layout.


UBM becomes partner to SECON

UBM becomes partner to SECON

SECON (Security Exhibition & Conference), South Korea’s leading security industry tradeshow, has a new partner: UBM Asia announced its cooperation with the Founder of Boannews Co., Ltd., Mr Jeong Sik Choi.


Beacon: well-engineered technology for indoor navigation and more

Beacon: well-engineered technology for indoor navigation and more

Beacon is a particular data transmitting method based on Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) or Bluetooth Smart Technology.


Thought-provoking report

Thought-provoking report

New research presents insights in global behaviour of exhibition visitors: UFI has partnered with event research specialists Explori to release a thought-provoking report that focuses on visitors of exhibitions around the globe.


How ultra-wide band helps you orient yourself in buildings

How ultra-wide band helps you orient yourself in buildings

When it comes to finding our way around on fairgrounds, we must often resort to conventional aids.


Kölnmesse takes over ZOW

Kölnmesse takes over ZOW

Kölnmesse has taken over ZOW, international supplier fair for the furniture and interior design industry, from Clarion Events, which has organised ZOW since 2010.


International Hospitality Week to launch in Dubai

International Hospitality Week to launch in Dubai

The Middle East’s biggest ever hospitality event is set to launch in 2017 to support accelerated industry growth in the run up to Expo 2020.


Navigating through buildings with WLAN

Navigating through buildings with WLAN

WLAN throughout the entire premises has become standard feature for many events.