Trade Show Industry Q4 Growth Ticks Up 2.5 Percent: 1.9 Percent for 2018 overall

Despite headwinds, the Center for Exhibition Industry Research reports that the recent growth of the exhibition industry continued during the fourth quarter of 2018.

The growth of the industry, as measured by the CEIR Total Index, accelerated from a year-over-year gain of 0.9 percent in the third quarter to 2.5 percent in the fourth quarter.

When It Comes to a Successful Trade Show, Vegas Has Everything You Need

Las Vegas has the complete package when it comes to giving your attendees the best trade show experience possible. With 11 million square feet of meeting space and another 3 million-plus already in development, Las Vegas can handle trade shows of every size. From three of the 10 largest convention centers in the U.S., to hotel boardrooms for more intimate gatherings, Las Vegas has the perfect space for you to get down to business.

These Two New Technologies Could Vastly Improve the Exhibiting Experience

With sharing economies transforming how people travel, commute, work, read and listen, it makes sense that this trend is spilling over into trade show exhibiting. Enter Exhibitshub, an exhibit sharing marketplace launched earlier this week at ExhibitorLive.

Inspired by companies like Airbnb, Uber and Lyft, Exhibitshub has aggregated an extensive collection of custom exhibits in key convention cities that can be reserved, booked and rebranded online.

Is Your Traditional Sponsorship Model Still Working for Your Trade Show?

Submitted by lpsavas@tsnn.com on Thu, 02/28/2019 - 10:23

If you’ve been a trade show organizer even for a short period of time, you know that event sponsorships can be crucial to the financial health and wellbeing of your event. Unlike other forms of advertising, sponsorship opportunities allow exhibiting companies to reach a highly qualified and captivated audience.