Datebook April-May '13 - Global Trade Magazine
  March 1st, 2013 | Written by

Datebook April-May ’13

March 3-6, 2013

Australian Toy, Hobby & Nursery Trade Fair

The Australian Toy, Hobby & Nursery Trade Fair attracted more than 5,800 attendees last year and is widely considered the region’s best platform for global manufacturers, designers and distributors of toys, games, hobby items and other products to display their latest creations. The event includes a toy collection program for special-needs children in the Melbourne area. Melbourne Convention & Visitors Centre, Melbourne, Australia. + 61-3-93202600.

March 18-19, 2013

Energy Storage

The largest event of its kind in Europe, the two-day Energy Storage exhibition attracts both exhibitors and visitors representing a variety of renewable and emerging technologies including wind power generation, renewable clean and green energy, power transmission, process automation and instrumentation, environment monitoring, petrochemical and electrical engineering, waste management systems and many more. More than 25,000 attendees from around the world are expected. CCD Congress Centrum, Dusseldorf, Germany. + 49-211-456001.

March 19-21, 2013

Super Rio Expofood

Brazil’s largest food and beverage show, Super Rio Expofood is recognized as an ideal platform for developing joint ventures and exploring sales opportunities. More than 300 exhibitors showcase a broad variety of products and services including food processing machinery, drink and juice processing equipment and vending machines, bakery and confectionery equipment, and various food items and ingredients. Riocentro Convention Centre, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.+ 55-21-25846339.

April 5-7, 2013

Valley Fishing & Outdoor Show

The Valley Fishing and Outdoor Show is one of the largest recreation industry trade shows in Canada. Held annually, the show gives an international platform to exhibit the latest innovations in equipment, products and services related to hunting, fishing, boating and camping. Carp Fairgrounds & Arena, Ottawa, Canada. + 1-613-2577489.

April 23-27, 2013

International Building Fair

International Building Fair is widely considered to be an invaluable opportunity for global road and home construction, design and engineering firms to expand into the growing market. Architects, builders, civil and consulting engineers, surveyors, urban planners, property developers and others attend. Exhibitors include manufacturers of access control systems, smart-card technology, CCTV and remote monitoring control equipment, building supplies, security doors and floor finishes among other products and services. Brno Exhibition Centre, Vystaviste, Brno, Czech Republic. + 420-5-41152888.

May 7- 9, 2013

National Hardware Show

National Hardware Show encompasses: hardware and tools; home wares; lawn, garden and outdoor living; paint and accessories; plumbing and electrical; storage and organization; tailgate products; investment opportunities and international sourcing. Attendees include inventors and entrepreneurs displaying new innovative products and services. Retailers and representatives from home centers, grocers, specialty shops, chain drug stores, wholesaler clubs and pro dealers also attend and exhibit. Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. +1-203-840-5566.

May 8-10, 2013

Information Security Expo & Conference

More than 1,200 exhibitors from around the world displayed their products and services at Tokyo’s ISE event in 2012. This year even more companies are expected to participate and display the latest in hacking prevention technology, anti-virus solutions, IT asset management products and services, internal intrusion protection and more. Tokyo International Exhibition Centre, Tokyo, Japan. + 81-3-334-98504.

May 16-19, 2013

Vietnam International Digital Photo & Sign Show

This annual show spotlights the latest in digital photography, videography and signage technologies. Exhibitors display digital cameras and camcorders, lenses, photo finishing and processing equipment, LED, moving and electronic messaging display systems, digital message boards, office automation equipment, conference systems and more. Ho Chi Minh City International Exhibition & Convention Center, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. + 84-4-37738658.

June 4-6, 2013

Total Processing & Packaging Expo

Organized by Reed Exhibitions, the TPP Expo is one of the largest industry-related events in Europe. Thousands of processing, packaging and manufacturing professionals attend to see the latest developments in packaging materials, equipment and systems; measuring tools and devices; warehousing storage systems and equipment, and transportation. National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham, United Kingdom. + 44-20-89107890.

June 14-16, 2013

Auto Moto Show

Poland’s premiere auto industry exhibition, Auto Moto Show focuses on providing suppliers and manufacturers of auto equipment, parts, components, specialty tools and services with the prefect marketplace for international and local exposure to the auto parts distributors, repair providers, system integrators and consultants, importers, exporters and wholesalers who attend. Expo Silesia, Sosnowiec, Poland. + 48-32-7887500.