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Major Trade Shows in Germany and the U.S. in 2015

Date

Trade Show

Location

 

2015

   

August

 

5 – 9

gamescom
World’s Largest Trade Fair and Event Highlight for Interactive Games and Entertainment
www.gamescom-cologne.com/

Cologne

26 – 29

EUROBIKE
International Bicycle Trade Exhibition
www.eurobike-show.com/

Friedrichshafen

28 – 6

CARAVAN SALON DÜSSELDORF
Trade Show for Motor Homes and Caravans
www.caravan-salon.com/

Dusseldorf

29 – 1

Tendence
Tendence is the Consumer-Goods Event with the most International Product Range for Giving & Living
www.tendence.messefrankfurt.com/

Frankfurt

30 – 1

spoga+gafa/spoga horse (fall)
International Trade Fair for Sports Goods, Camping Equipment and Garden Furniture / International Trade Fair for Equestrian Sports
www.spogagafa.com/

Cologne

September

 

4 – 9

IFA
The global trade show for consumer electronics and home appliances
More information

Berlin

10 – 13

Kind + Jugend
The Leading Global Fair for the Baby and Toddler Outfitting Sector
More Information

Cologne

12 – 14

I.L.M (Summer Styles)
International Leather Goods Fair
www.messe-offenbach.de/

Offenbach

15 – 17

INTERGEO
Conference and Trade Fair for Geodesy, Geoinformation and Land Management
www.intergeo.de/

Stuttgart

15 – 18

HUSUM Wind
Trade Fair and Congress for the Wind Industry
www.husumwind.com/

Husum

16 – 17

dmexco
Leading expo & conference for digital business
www.dmexco.de/

Cologne

18 – 20

Inter-tabac
International Trade Fair for Tobacco Goods and Smoker's Requirements
www.inter-tabac.de/

Dortmund

22 – 24

Composites Europe
European Trade Fair & Forum for Composites, Technology and Applications
More information

Stuttgart

29 – 1

IT & Business / DMS EXPO
Trade Show for IT-Solutions
Trade Show for Enterprise Content Management
www.messe-stuttgart.de/en/where-it-works/

Stuttgart

October

 

1 – 4

RENEXPO ®
International Trade Fair for Renewable Energy, and Energy-Efficient Building and Renovation
www.renexpo.de/

Augsburg

5 – 7

EXPO REAL
International Trade Fair for Commercial Property and Investment
www.exporeal.net/

Munich

5 – 8

MOTEK
International Trade Fair for Assembly and Handling Technology and Automation
www.motek-messe.de/en/

Stuttgart

6 – 8

it-sa
IT Security Expo and Congress
www.it-sa.de/en/

Nuremberg

6 – 8

BIOTECHNICA
Europe’s No. 1 Event for Biotechnology, Life Sciences and Lab Technology
www.biotechnica.de/home

Hanover

6 – 9

inter airport Europe
International Exhibition for Airport Equipment, Technology, Design & Services
www.interairport.com/europe/english/

Munich

10 – 14

Anuga FoodTec
The world’s leading food fair for the retail trade and food service and catering market
www.anuga.com/anuga/index-2.php

Cologne

13 – 17

Fakuma
International trade fair for plastics processing
www.fakuma-messe.de/en/

Friedrichshafen

14 – 17

REHACARE INTERNATIONAL
International Trade Fair and Congress. Rehabilitation - Prevention - Integration - Care
www.rehacare.com

Dusseldorf

14 – 18

Frankfurter Buchmesse
The Frankfurt Book Fair is the Largest Book Fair in the World
More information

Frankfurt

20 – 22

eCarTec / MATERIALICA / sMove 360˚
International Fair for Electric- and Hybrid-Mobility
www.ecartec.de/

International Trade Fair and Congress for Material Applications, Surfaces and Product Engineering
www.materialica.de/

International Fair for Smart Car Communications
www.smove360.de/

Munich

20 – 23

ceramitec
Technologies – Innovations – Materials
www.ceramitec.de/en/home/

Munich

November

 

4 – 6

viscom Dusseldorf
International Trade Fair for Visual Communication, Technology and Design
www.viscom-messe.com/

Dusseldorf

4 – 5

Composites Meetings
Innovative B2B Matchmaking for U.S. Composites Manufacturers in
Aerospace – Automotive – Ship Building - Rail- Energy
More Information

Nantes, France

8 – 14

AGRITECHNICA
The world’s largest trade fair for agricultural machinery and equipment
www.agritechnica.com/

Hanover

10 – 12

Brau Beviale
Raw Materials, Technologies, Logistics, Marketing
www.brau-beviale.de/en/

Nuremberg

10 – 13

Productronica
International trade fair for innovative electronics production
www.productronica.com/

Munich

16 – 19

MEDICA
World Forum for Medicine - International Exhibition and Conference (with COMPAMED - International Trade Fair for High-Tech Solutions for Medical Technology)
More information

Dusseldorf

17 – 19

Marine Equipment Trade Show (METS)
World’s largest trade show of the international marine leisure industry
www.metstrade.com/

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

24 – 26

SPS IPC Drives
International Exhibition for Electric Automation Technology
www.mesago.de/en/SPS/

Nuremberg


2016

January

 

12 – 14

EUROGUSS
International Trade Fair for Die Casting: Technology, Processes, Products
www.euroguss.de/en/

Nuremberg

12 – 15

Heimtextil
International Trade Show for Home and Contract Textiles
www.heimtextil.messefrankfurt.com

Frankfurt

13 – 15

PSI
The Leading International Trade Show of the Promotional Product Industry
www.psi-messe.com

Dusseldorf

14 – 16

Leipzig Veterinary Congress
with Industrial Exhibition vetexpo
www.tieraerztekongress.com/

Leipzig

15 – 17

Opti
International Trade Show for Optics & Design
www.opti.de/en

Munich

15 – 24

International Green Week Berlin
Exhibition for Food, Agriculture and Horticulture
www.gruene-woche.de/en

Berlin

16 – 19

DOMOTEX
The World of Flooring
www.domotex.de/home

Hanover

18 – 24

imm cologne
International interiors show with LivingInteriors ®
www.imm-cologne.com

Cologne

23 – 31

boot Düsseldorf
One of the Largest Boating Trade Shows in the World
www.boot.de

Dusseldorf

24 – 27

ISPO MUNICH
World’s leading sports business platform
www.ispo.com/en/

Munich

26 – 29

IPM
The Central Stage for Worldwide Commerce in the Green Sector
www.ipm-essen.de

Essen

27 – 1

Spielwarenmesse ® - International Toy Fair
www.spielwarenmesse.de

Nuremberg

29 – 2

Christmasworld
The World of Seasonal Decoration
www.christmasworld.messefrankfurt.com

Frankfurt

30 – 2

Creativeworld
The World of Art and Craft Supplies
www.creativeworld.messefrankfurt.com

Frankfurt

30 – 2

Paperworld
The World’s Leading Fair for Paper, Office Supplies and Stationery Products for Private and Business Use
www.paperworld.messefrankfurt.com

Frankfurt

31 – 3

ISM
The world’s largest trade fair for sweets and snacks
www.ism-cologne.com

Cologne

February

   

2 – 5

ROOF + TIMBER International
Trade Fair for timber construction and interior works, roof and wall
www.dach-holz.de/en

Stuttgart

4 – 6

TV TecStyle Visions
International trade fair for textile decoration and promotion
www.tecstyle-visions.com

Stuttgart

9 – 14

JAGD & HUND
International Exhibition for Hunting and Fishing
www.jagdundhund.de

Dortmund

10 – 12

GDS
International Event for Shoes & Accessories
www.gds-online.com

Dusseldorf

10 – 13

BIOFACH + VIVANESS
World’s Leading Trade Fair for Organic Food/
International Trade Fair for Natural Personal Care
www.biofach.de/en/

www.vivaness.de/en/

Nuremberg

12 – 15

INHORGENTA
International Jewelry Exhibition
www.inhorgenta.com/

Munich

12 – 16

Ambiente
Trade Fair for the Consumer Goods Sector
www.ambiente.messefrankfurt.com

Frankfurt

16 – 18

E-world energy & water
Trade Show for the Energy and Water Industry
www.e-world-essen.com/en/home

Essen

16 – 19

bautec
International Trade Fair for Building and Construction Technology
www.bautec.com

Berlin

16 – 19

ZOW
International fair for supplies to the furniture and design industries
www.zow.de/en/home.html

Bad Salzuflen

16 – 20

didacta
The Education Trade Fair
www.didacta-cologne.com

Cologne

20 – 24

INTERGASTRA
World of hospitality/GELATISSIMO – World of gelato
www.messe-stuttgart.de/en/intergastra/

Stuttgart

23 – 25

EMV Düsseldorf
International Exhibition and Conference on Electromagnetic Compatibility
www.mesago.de/en/EMV/

Dusseldorf

23 – 25

embedded world – Exhibition & Conference
www.embedded-world.de/default.ashx

Nuremberg

23 – 27

METAV
International Exhibition for Metalworking Technologies
www.metav.com

Dusseldorf

25 – 26

GeoTHERM
expo & congress
www.geotherm-germany.com

Offenburg

27 – 29

I.L.M (Winter Styles)
International Leather Goods Fair
www.messe-offenbach.de

Offenbach

March

   

2 – 3

Enforce Tac
International Exhibition & Conference
Law Enforcement, Security and Tactical Solutions
www.enforcetac.com/en

Nuremberg

3 – 5

FRUIT LOGISTICA
The World’s Leading Trade Fair for the Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Business
www.fruitlogistica.de/en

Berlin

4 – 6

BEAUTY DÜSSELDORF
Leading International Trade Fair Cosmetics, Nail, Foot, Wellness and Spa
www.beauty-international.com

Dusseldorf

4 – 7

IWA OutdoorClassics
High performance in target sports, nature activities, protecting people
www.iwa.info/en/

Nuremberg

6 – 8

INTERNATIONALE EISENWARENMESSE KÖLN
International Hardware Fair
www.eisenwarenmesse.com

Cologne

8 – 10

LogiMAT
International Trade Fair for Distribution, Materials Handling and Information Flow
www.logimat-messe.de

Stuttgart

9 – 13

ITB Berlin
The World’s Leading Travel Trade Show
More information

Berlin

11 – 16

INTERNORGA
International Trade Show for the Hotel, Restaurant, Catering, Baking and Confectionery Industry
www.internorga.com/en/homepage

Hamburg

13 – 15

ProWein
International Trade Fair Wines and Spirits
www.prowein.com

Dusseldorf

13 – 18

Light+Building
The World’s Leading Trade Fair for lightning and building services technology
www.light-building.com

Frankfurt

14 – 18

CeBIT
Leading international IT exhibition & conference for professionals
More information

Hanover

16 – 19

GrindTec
International Fair for Grinding Technology
www.grindtec.de

Augsburg

17 – 20

Leipzig Book Fair
Reading festival ‘Leipzig liest’
www.leipziger-buchmesse.com

Leipzig

18 – 20

h+h cologne
International Trade Fair for Creative Handicraft + Hobby Supplies
www.hh-cologne.com/

Cologne

April

   

4 – 8

Tube
International Tube and Pipe Trade Fair
www.tube-tradefair.com

Dusseldorf

4 – 8

Wire
International Wire and Cable Trade Fair
www.wire-tradefair.com

Dusseldorf

5 – 7

LOPEC
International Exhibition and Conference for the Printed Electronics Industry
www.lopec.com

Munich

5 – 8

Prolight + Sound
Leading International Trade Fair of the Event-Technology Sector
www.prolight-sound.com

Frankfurt

7 – 10

Musikmesse
International Fair for Musical Instruments, Sheet Music, Music Production and Music Business Connections
www.musikmesse.com

Frankfurt

7 – 10

FIBO
The Leading International Trade Show for Fitness, Wellness and Health
www.fibo-power.com/fibo_power_1.html?sprache=englisch

Cologne

9 – 17

AMI Auto Mobil International
Trade fair for maintenance and repair of cars, commercial vehicles and large-scale mobile equipment
www.ami-leipzig.com/

Leipzig

11 – 17

bauma
World’s Leading Trade Fair for Construction Machinery, Building Material Machines, Mining Machines, Construction Vehicles and Construction Equipment
www.bauma.de/index-2.html

Munich

14 – 17

ART COLOGNE
International Art Fair
www.artcologne.de

Cologne

19 – 21

conhIT
Europe’s leading event for health-IT
www.conhit.de/en

Berlin

19 – 21

POWTECH
World-Leading Trade Fair for Processing, Analysis, and Handling of Powder and Bulk Solids
www.powtech.de

Nuremberg

20 – 23

AERO
International Trade Exhibition for General Aviation
www.aero-expo.com

Friedrichshafen

21 – 24

jazzahead!
TradeShowCaseFestival
www.jazzahead.de

Bremen

25 – 29

Hannover Messe
World’s largest trade fair for technological industry and the United States will be the official partner country in 2016
More information

Hanover

26 – 28

SMT Hybrid Packaging
International Exhibition and Conference for System Integration in Micro Electronics
www.smt-exhibition.com

Nuremberg

26 – 29

Control
International Trade Fair for Quality Assurance
www.control-messe.de/en/control

Stuttgart

May

 

3 – 6

OTWorld
International Trade Show and World Congress for Prosthetics, Orthotics, Orthopaedic Footwear Technology, Compression Therapy and Rehabilitation Technology
http://ot-world.com/

Leipzig

10 – 12

PCIM Europe
International Exhibition & Conference for Power Electronics, Intelligent Motion, Power Quality
www.mesago.de/en/PCIM/

Nuremberg

10 – 12

SENSOR+TEST
The Measurement Fair – International Trade Fair for Sensorics, Measuring and Testing Technologies with concurrent Conferences
www.sensor-test.com

Nuremberg

10 – 13

analytica
International Trade Fair for Laboratory Technology, Analysis, Biotechnology and analytica Conference
www.analytica.de/index-2.html

Munich

24 – 27

REIFEN
No. 1 in tires and more
www.reifen-messe.de

Essen

26 – 29

Interzoo
International Trade Fair for Pet Supplies
www.interzoo.com/en/

Nuremberg

30 – 3

IFAT – resources.innovations.solutions
World’s Leading Trade Fair for Water, Sewage, Waste and Raw Materials Management
www.ifat.de/en

Munich

31 – 02

LASYS
International trade fair for laser material processing
www.messe-stuttgart.de/en/lasys

Stuttgart

31 – 03

CeMAT
Leading Trade Fair for Intrlogistics & Supply Chain Management
www.cemat.com

Hanover

N.A.

CARBON EXPO
Global Carbon Market Fair & Conference
www.carbonexpo.com

Cologne

June

 

1 – 2

WTT-EXPO
Trade Fair and Forum for Industrial Heating and Cooling Technology
www.wtt-expo.com/en/home/homepage.jsp

Karlsruhe

1 – 3

IT-TRANS
International Conference and Exhibition on IT Solutions for Public Transport
www.it-trans.org

Karlsruhe

7 – 9

Optatec
International trade fair for optical technology, components and systems
www.optatec-messe.de

Frankfurt

14 – 16

DLG-Feldtage
Meeting point for crop production experts
www.dlg-feldtage.de/en

Hassfurt

14 – 16

Rapid.Tech
Trade Fair and User’s Conference for Rapid Technology with FabCon 3.D
www.rapidtech.de

Erfurt

21 – 24

AUTOMATICA
International Trade Fair for Automation and Mechatronics
www.automatica-munich.com/

Munich

22 – 24

Intersolar Europe
World’s leading exhibition for the solar industry and its partners / international exhibition for batteries, energy storage systems and innovative production
www.intersolar.de/en

Munich

26 – 28

HAM RADIO
International Amateur Radio Exhibition with HAMtronic – Electronics, Internet, Computer
www.hamradio-friedrichshafen.de

Friedrichshafen

July

   

13 – 16

OutDoor
European Outdoor Trade Fair
www.outdoor-show.de

Friedrichshafen

20 – 24

eurocheval
European Horse Fair
www.eurocheval.de/en/eurocheval

Offenburg

August

   

27 – 30

Tendence
International Consumer Goods Fair
www.tendence.messefrankfurt.com

Frankfurt

28 – 06

CARAVAN SALON DÜSSELDORF
The world’s largest trade fair for motor homes and caravans
www.caravan-salon.com/

Dusseldorf

31 – 03

EUROBIKE
International Bicycle Trade Exhibition
www.eurobike-show.com/eb-en/

Friedrichshafen

N.A.

spoga+gafa/spoga horse (fall)
Garden trade fair/International Trade Fair for Equestrian Sports
www.spogagafa.com

Cologne

N.A.

gamescom
world’s largest trade fair and event highlight for interactive games and entertainment
www.gamescom-cologne.com

Cologne

September

 

2 – 7

IFA
The global trade show for consumer electronics and home appliances
More information

Berlin

6 – 9

SMM
The leading international maritime trade fair
www.smm-hamburg.com

Hamburg

13 – 17

AMB
International exhibition for metal working
www.messe-stuttgart.de/en/amb/

Stuttgart

14 – 17

GaLaBau
Gardening, landscaping, greendesign
www.gartenbaumesse.de

Nuremberg

16 – 18

InterTabac
International Trade Fair for Tobacco Products and Smoking Accessories
www.intertabac.de

Dortmund

17 – 19

cinec
International Trade Fair for Cine Equipment and Technology
www.cinec.de/en/

Munich

20 – 23

InnoTrans
International Trade Fair for Transport Technology – Innovative Components, Vehicles, Systems
www.innotrans.de/en

Berlin

20 – 23

glasstec
International Trade Fair for glass production, processing and productscom
www.glasstec-online.com

Dusseldorf

20 – 25

photokina - World of Imaging
World’s leading imaging fair
www.photokina.com/

Cologne

22 – 29

IAA Nutzfahrzeuge
International Motor Show Commercial Vehicles
www.vda.de/en

Hanover

27 – 30

security essen
The World Forum for Security and Fire Prevention
www.security-essen.de

Essen

27 – 30

interbad
International trade fair for swimming pools, saunas and spas with congress for pool and bath technology
www.messe-stuttgart.de/en/interbad/

Stuttgart

28 – 1

REHACARE INTERNATIONAL
International Trade Fair and Congress – Self-determined living
www.rehacare.de

Dusseldorf

30 – 3

INTERGEM
International Trade Fair for Gems, Jewelry and Gemstone Objects
www.intergem.de/index.php?lang=en&Itemid=101

Idar-Oberstein

N.A.

I.L.M (Summer Styles)
International Leather Goods Fair
www.messe-offenbach.de/

Offenbach

N.A.

dmexco
Leading expo & conference for digital business
http://dmexco.de/en/

Cologne

N.A.

Kind + Jugend
The Trade Show for Kids’ First Years
www.kindundjugend.com

Cologne

October

 

4 – 6

IT & Business
Trade Fair for Digital Processes and Solutions
www.messe-stuttgart.de/en/it-business/

Stuttgart

5 – 9

INTERMOT Köln
International Motorcycle Scooter and E-Bike Fair
www.intermot-cologne.com

Cologne

10 – 13

Motek
International trade for automation in production and assembly
www.motek-messe.de/en/

Stuttgart

11 – 13

INTERGEO
Conference and Trade Fair for Geodesy Geoinformation and Land Management
www.intergeo/intergeo-en/index.php

Hamburg

11 – 13

Chillventa
International Exhibition Refrigeration
www.chillventa.de/en/

Nuremberg

11 – 13

micro photonics
International Trade Fair and Congress for Optical Technologies and Microsystems
www.micro-photonics.de/en

Berlin

19 – 23

Frankfurter Buchmesse
Frankfurt Book Fair
More information

Frankfurt

25 – 29

ORGATEC
Modern Office & Facility
www.orgatec.com

Cologne

25 – 29

EuroBLECH
International Sheet Metal Working Technology
www.euroblech.com

Hanover

29 – 6

hanseboot
International Boat Show
www.hanseboot.de/en/

Hamburg

N.A.

WORLD OF ENERGY SOLUTIONS – BATTERY + STORAGE
f-cell, e-mobil conference
www.messe-stuttgart.de/en/wes/

Stuttgart

N.A.

EXPO REAL
International Trade Fair for Property and Investment
www.exporeal.net/

Munich

November

   

8 – 10

VISION
Leading world trade fair for machine vision
www.messe-stuttgart.de/en/vision

Stuttgart

8 – 10

BrauBeviale
Raw Materials – Technologies – Logistics – Marketing
www.braubeviale.de/en/

Nuremberg

8 – 11

electronica
International Trade Fair for Electronic Components, Systems and Applications
www.electronica.de/en

Munich

14 – 17

MEDICA
World Forum for Medicine - International Exhibition and Conference (with COMPAMED - International Trade Fair for High-Tech Solutions for Medical Technology)
More information

Dusseldorf

15 – 18

EuroTier – with Energy Decentral
world’s leading trade fair for animal production
www.eurotier.com

Hanover

22 – 24

SPS IPC Drives – Electric Automation
www.sps-messe.com

Nuremberg

26 – 4

ESSEN MOTOR SHOW
Cars/Motorsport/Tuning/Bikes/Classics/Show & Action
www.essen-motorshow.de

Essen

29 – 1

ALUMINIUM
World Trade Fair & Conference
www.aluminium-messe.com

Dusseldorf

29 – 1

COMPOSITES EUROPE
European Trade Fair & Forum for Composites, Technology and Applicants
More information

Dusseldorf

29 – 1

VALVE WORLD EXPO
Biennial Valve World Conference and Exhibition
www.valveworldexpo.com

Dusseldorf

December

   

7 – 8

VdS-BrandSchutzTage
Fire Safety
www.vds-brandschutztage.de/index_en.html

Cologne


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