UFI announces Future-Proof Exhibitions as the main theme for its 2018 European Conference

Registrations are now open for the 2018 UFI European Conference. Europe’s most international exhibition industry event will be held in Verona, Italy, from 2-4 May, and hosted by Veronafiere. The conference will bring together industry leaders from across Europe and around the globe to support exhibition organisers, as well as venues and suppliers, on how […]

President Andrzej Bobiński – one of us with the prestigious award!

Polish Chamber of Exhibition Industry has many outstanding members. This week the Golden Hipolit statuette was presented to Andrzej Bobinski from Transmeble International. Congratulations! When striving to accomplish objectives, difficulties should be treated like challenges – this motto perfectly describes the actions of Andrzej Bobiński, the long-standing President of Wielkopolska Automobile Club, the CEO of […]

Amid shifting economic priorities, exhibition industry expects solid global growth in 2018

UFI’s Global Barometer shows that 44% of companies in the exhibition industry increased their operating profit in 2017 and more than 70% of companies anticipate revenue growth for 2018. Importance of the economy in home markets continues to increase as focus on global economic developments declines further. Majority of companies expect to generate up to […]

The Global CEO Summit 2018 in Cannes with the participation of PIF – the leader of the Polish exhibition market

Tomasz Kobierski, Deputy Chairman of the Board of Poznań International Fair, the largest exhibition organizer in Poland, took part in the exclusive summit organized for the fourth time by UFI, the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry, for managing directors of leading exhibition companies in the world which (exhibition organizers and venue operators) and members […]

Trading ban on Sundays – changes suggested by PCEI have been heard!

President of the Republic of Poland, Andrzej Duda, has signed the act on limiting trading on Sundays. The Act will come into force in March 2018. We are proud to inform you that the change submitted by Polish Chamber of Exhibition Industry concerning the exclusion of trade fairs and exhibitions from the provisions of the […]

UFI’s World Map of Exhibition Venues just published

Published in December 2018, a new UFI’s World Map of Exhibition Venues provides detailed regional and country profiles for 28 markets including Poland. According to the report, 1212 exhibition venues, with a total of 34.6 million sqm serve the industry around the world. Global venue space has grown by 1.2% on average per year since […]

Save the date: Exhibition Industry EU Dialogue 2018 in Brussels on 21 February 2018

Many of the topics on the political agenda today may have strategic and practical implications on our operating environment, the way we do business and how the industries of our exhibitions serve will develop. Therefore, it is vital to monitor these matters. EEIA will hold its second Exhibition Industry EU Dialogue 2018 for all interested […]

5 Trends for 2018

This is traditionally the time of the year for reviewing the developments over the past months and taking stock. At UFI, we did this in early November, during the General Assembly at our Global Congress in Johannesburg. Thank you again for all the feedback you gave the UFI team on our ongoing initiatives, activities and […]

Visit the website of our campaign Exhibitions Offer More

You are invited to explore the website of the promotional campaign called Exhibitions Offer More www.targdajawiecej.pl , organized by Polish Chamber of Exhibition Industry. Each day you can find new interesting information and facts from the world of Polish exhibitions as well as opinions and articles by people professionally connected with the exhibition sector or […]

Representatives of PCEI evaluated students’ ideas for the development of the exhibition industry

Instead of a traditional exam, the assignment had to be presented to the jury comprising experts from the exhibition sector. This form of testing the knowledge and skills of students is the result of cooperation between Polish Chamber of Exhibition Industry and Poznań International Fair with the Poznań academia. The presentations were prepared as part […]