page 1
page 2
page 3
page 4
page 5
page 6
page 7
page 8
page 9
page 10
page 11
page 12
page 13
page 14
page 15
page 16
page 17
page 18
page 19
page 20
page 21
page 22
page 23
page 24
page 25
page 26
page 27
page 28
page 29
page 30
page 31
page 32
page 33
page 34
page 35
page 36

News| Exhibition WorldSHANGHAI- Russia needs asingle body to develop itsexhibition industry andpromote the country's imageinternationally, representativesof the Russian exhibitionindustry said in a session at theShanghai World Expo.Speaking at the event, thepresident of Restec ExhibitionCompany, Sergei Trofimov,said it was now time to reviseRussia's 10-year old policy onexhibitions. "We are ready tobe an effective tool, to haveinteraction at all levels,including executive power,public organisations, exhibitorsand exhibition organiserswithin one system, which isrequired to effectively developthe economy," he said.His views are supported byVladislav Malkevich, GM ofMoscow Expo Centre, whoclaimed Russia's exhibitionindustry had been scalingback its participation atinternational events.Russia's pavilion at the WorldExpo was the first it has built in30 years. It comprised 12 whiteand gold towers over6,000sqm.SHANGHAI- Morgan Stanleyanalysts have issued aninvestors' note recommendinga 'Buy' for events organiserand publisher Informa.Morgan Stanley citedInforma's attractive cashgenerative businesses, fastergrowth rates than its peers inevents and the fact it was moregeared to a buoyant market.The note comes after InformaCEO Peter Rigby commentedon "a pickup" and "greenshoots" in the company'sevents business. With the"favourable changing mix ofthe business towards largescale events" and the "fallaway of £50m of low-marginrevenues and high operationalgearing," Morgan Stanley saidInforma had raised estimatesof Informa's events marginsfrom 17.5 per cent to 18.7 percent for 2011.INDIA- Adforum, the organiserof pulp and paper trade fairsPulPaper, SPCI and China Paper,is launching a paper exhibition inassociation with Inter Ads-BrooksExhibitions. IPX India will be held 13-15December 2012 in Mumbai andis being produced as a jointventure between Inter Ads Indiaand UK-based outfit MackBrooks Exhibitions. India has one of the fastestgrowing pulp and paper marketsglobally, with estimated turnoverof US$3.4bn.Mumbai paper expo unwrappedAdult expo sues venue, city, ex-mayorUSA- Convention and arenamanagement company SMGhas been selected to take overthe daily operation of Detroit'sCobo Centre.The Cobo Centre has voted toturn over management to SMGas part of a turnaround aimedto keep the North AmericanInternational Auto Show(NAIAS) as its prime tenant,and bring new exhibitions todowntown Detroit, according toEW's US partner Trade ShowExecutive.The management ofChicago's McCormick Place isalso expected to be put up forbid later this year.SMG to manage Cobo Centre6| October 2010| THE MAGAZINE FOR THE GLOBAL EXHIBITION COMMUNITY WWW.EXHIBITION-WORLD.NETthe show's US$32,500 deposit.According to the lawsuit,Exxxotica was forced to moveonly seven days before openingwhen Secaucus authorities toldorganiser Victory TradeshowManagement that the showwould be barred because "theexhibition?s and activitiesscheduled to take place wouldbe obscene and lewd."However, the suit alleges thatExxxotica "expressly adviseddefendants of the nature ofvarious products that would besold and certain performancesand demonstrations that theshow anticipated to takeplace," to which organisersclaim "at no time didrepresentatives of HartzMountain, or its agent SMG,express any reservations aboutthe proposed content." Four days before the event,Exxxotica moved to NewJersey Expo Centre, nearly 30miles from the original venue.USA- The organiser of adultentertainment industry tradeshow Exxxotica has filed alawsuit against Secaucus NewJersey Town Administrator DavidDrumeler, ex-Secaucus mayorDennie Elwell and HartzMountain, owner of theMeadowlands Exposition Centre.The lawsuit follows the 2008show, when the defendantsallegedly barred the "adult-themed public tradeshow" fromthe Centre but refused to returnRussian exhibition expertscall for industry reformBuy Informa says Morgan Stanley

??????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????