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In its latest trading update, U.K.-based Tarsus Group not only said its remaining events for the year are in line with its expectations and forward bookings for 2017 are strong, but also the company bought PNO Exhibition Investment (Dubai) Ltd.
Company officials added that if exchange rates remain at current levels, particularly the weakness of the pound against the dollar, this will benefit its 2017 results.Because of foreign exchange hedges taken out earlier in the year, the financial results for 2016 are not materially impacted by changes in the U.S. dollar exchange rate.
MICE venues are set to gain international attention during The Basel Autumn Fair, the largest and oldest amusement fair in Switzerland, taking place 29 October – 13
The Basel Autumn fair originated more than 540 years ago and attracts around a million people to Basel.
On the first day of the fair, all the exhibition venues open at noon, including Messe Basel Exhibition site and Exhibition Hall at Riehenring.
With business winding down into the holiday season, companies who provide services to the trade show industry continue to score new contracts before the end of the year.
Event technology company, Core-Apps, has been selected to provide mobile apps for Professional Convention Management Association’s signature events in 2017, including the Convening Leaders and Education Conferences.
Core-apps also will support a mobile app help desk and a tech kiosk at both events.
Emerald Expositions has acquired its third show in the past several weeks - the RFID Journal LIVE! Event - from RFID Journal.
The company also bought National Pavement Expo from AC Business Media and Digital Dealer Conference & Expo from Dealer Communications.
RFID Journal LIVE! is the world’s largest event focused on radio frequency identification (RFID) and related technologies, bringing together buyers, sellers, researchers, academics, consultants and others interested in using RFID technologies to identify, track and manage assets and inventories.
RAI Amsterdam underwent a digital rethink of its exhibitor order and service management system, with help from Ungerboeck
The RAI Amsterdam is one of the most prestigious convention and exhibition centres in Europe. Host to a variety of trade fairs and exhibitions, including a number of self-organised shows, the RAI sought a solution to streamline its services.
Like many other venues worldwide, the importance of digitising the exhibitors’ journey, so giving staff more time, is crucial. Ungerboeck Software’s Exhibitor Service Center was the chosen solution for the needs of the RAI Amsterdam.