Date Book May 2016 March 2018 issue

A file photo from Food Hospitality World 2016.

Date Book May 2016

Have a product to showcase? Want to learn what your rivals are up to? Here’s a list of trade fairs you shouldn’t miss in May and June 2016




May 05-08
True to its name, Pune International Sports Expo is a purely sports-oriented exhibition and is among the first of its kind in the country. The product showcase include sports apparel and accessories, fitness equipment and nutritional products. The four-day event will also host a variety of special exhibits and seminars to offer both inspiration and information to interested participants.


May 12-24
The expo promises to bring the best of the products, applications and technologies from all over the world under one roof. The last edition boasted of over 10,000 visitors and 117 exhibitors from seven participating nations over the course of three days. Apart from new technologies and latest products available in the industry, the expo will showcase LED manufacturing equipment and machinery and LED components, raw materials and accessories.


May 18-20
New Delhi
Power Gen India & Central Asia is India’s leading clean energy event, covering electricity generation and distribution. The theme of the 15th edition of this event is “All Power: Cleaner, Leaner, Greener”, and will have representatives of the power industry, national and international, under one roof. The show is an opportune time for those involved in the industry to learn about the latest technology, and is expected to host more than 20 conference sessions with more than 5,500 people in attendance. It will enable you to network with over 160 energy companies from around the globe.


June 09-11
A pure business-to-business expo, Food Hospitality World is known to bring together food brands not just from India, but also across the world, along with thousands of buyers. The expo is the right platform to launch new products, and network with major importers, retailers, industry leaders among others. With 5,200 expected business visitors and 4 special events, it has the potential to create big opportunities for companies and trade professionals in India.


June 24-26
It’s one of the few dedicated packaging exhibitions in the country. And like its previous editions, this year’s edition of the expo will also showcase a wide array of materials like plastics, foils, boards, alongside machines for various purposes including aseptic packaging, labelling, bagging, coding, etc. – both for consumer and industrial use. The expo has packaging solutions for various industries, including (but not limited to) dairy, cosmetics, pharma and beverages.





May 16-18
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
It’s Saudi Arabia’s largest healthcare exhibition and premier platform for the industry to meet, learn and do business. The exhibition plays host to more than 16,000 healthcare professionals and 550 leading healthcare suppliers, manufacturers and service providers from across the globe. A must-attend event for those who want to tap the GCC market.


May 18-21
Nairobi, Kenya
The fourth edition of the Ideal Hospitality Expo, like the past three, will bring together thousands of professionals and key senior decision makers in the hospitality industry from across the continent. At expo, visitors will be able to experience latest technology, products and services available in the industry from leading suppliers. Attending the event can not only increase your brand’s recognition in Africa, but also help you network with qualified buyers to help build relationships. The event focuses on the East African market, which is a growing hub of business opportunities and where hospitality products are in huge demand.

Computex Taipei

May 31 - June 4
Taipei, Taiwan
Since 1981, COMPUTEX TAIPEI continues to be the world’s leading platform for ICT (information and communications technologies) procurement, new product launches and announcements in technology application. Every year, top ICT elites, innovators and entrepreneurs from every corner of the world gather in Taipei to showcase the most advanced and innovative ICT products, attracting more than 38,000 international visitors. In fact, it’s one of the few global ICT exhibitions which showcase the complete ICT supply chain and as such is an ideal platform for establishing partnerships in Internet Computing Ecosystems.

CTT 2016

May 31 - June 4
Moscow, Russia
Since its inception in 2000, CTT has rapidly developed itself into the most important trade fair for construction machinery, construction equipment and technology in Russia and the CIS. The exhibition showcases construction machinery, earth-moving machinery, building material machinery and building site plant, construction equipment and tools, road and railway construction machinery as well as accessories and equipment, and offers international machinery and equipment manufacturers the opportunity of entering the markets of Russia and the CIS and of surrounding regions.


June 1-2
Basel Messe, Switzerland
It’s an international exhibition for fine and speciality chemicals. The event offers manufacturers, suppliers and distributors of fine and speciality chemicals a dedicated marketplace to meet with purchasers and agents looking for specific products or bespoke solutions. Top-class seminars conveying the latest results in R&D and numerous networking opportunities round off the exhibition experience.



June 9-12
Ningbo, China
The China International Consumer Goods Fair (CICGF), co-sponsored by China’s Ministry of Commerce and Zhejiang Provincial People’s Government, is one of the biggest import and export fairs held in China. With a total exhibiting area of 100,000 sq. mt., this year’s edition of CICGF will be divided into three sections – Household Articles and Ornaments section, which include general household products and ornaments, festival products and gifts; Kitchen and Bathroom Supplies section, which include utensils, kitchen appliances and bathroom articles; and an Imports and E-Commerce section. Last year’s edition of CICGF saw 2,500 exhibitors interacting with 10,250 overseas buyers.