IEIA expresses confidence in bright future for Indian exhibition industry as it completes a year full of progressive initiatives


24 December 2020: In a year full of unprecedented challenges for the exhibitions sector, the Indian Exhibition Industry Association (IEIA) stood tall while meeting the expectations of the industry through a series of initiatives to ensure a better future of its members. Completing the first year of the two years’ term of the current Executive…


No Koelnmesse events will be held in Cologne in March 2021

No Koelnmesse events

25 December 2020: h+h cologne planned in purely digital format; IDS postponed until autumn 2021 and Anuga FoodTec until April 2022. In view of the continuing challenges of the coronavirus pandemic in Germany and the expected continuation of extensive restrictions on personal contacts by federal, state and local authorities at the beginning of the new…


Global DMC Partners survey reveals preference of virtual or hybrid formats in 2021


24 December 2020: The most recent Meetings & Events Pulse Survey, conducted by Global DMC Partners (GDP) reveals that nearly three quarters of planners are moving live events to virtual or hybrid formats for 2021, and that a majority believe the COVID-19 vaccine is the key to bringing back face-to-face events. The survey, focusing on…


Achievement of the Year: Jess Ideas achieved hat-trick with 3 COVID-19 Healthcare projects


24 December 2020: As the year 2020 comes to an end with the domination of COVID-19 pandemic, there is one achievement in the Event & Exhibition industry during the year that can be highlighted as something unique amid complete standstill of the industry. Mumbai based Jess Ideas Pvt Ltd, Mumbai, achieved a hat-trick by executing…


Development of New MICE Complex in Seoul Picks Up Speed


25 December 2020: he construction of a new exhibition convention facility is set to begin in Jamsil, Seoul, on the grounds surrounding the current Jamsil Sports Complex. Seoul Metropolitan Government announced the eligibility study for the ‘Jamsil Sports-MICE Private Investment Project’ commissioned by the Korea Development Institute (KDI) in January 2017 was completed. Seoul Metropolitan…