TRADE FAIRS

TRADE FAIRS

NORTH AMERICA

DISA '98 Electronic Commerce and EDI Conference. March 21-April 1. Orlando, Fla. Contact: Carmella Baccari, (703) 548-7005, ext. 177. Fax: (703) 548-5738.Broadcast, Multimedia. April 6-9. Las Vegas. Contact: Tom Adamson, (202) 429-5423.

Comdex/Spring. April 20-23. Chicago. Contact: Richard Schwab, (617) 433-1815.

Betting on Our Customers. April 27-29. Las Vegas. Contact: American Gas Association. Fax: (703) 841-8692. Mercosur Conference '98. April 30-May 1. Seattle. Contact: Robin Bulman, (212) 837-7007. Fax: (914) 686-3330.

NAPM 83rd Annual International Purchasing Conference. May 3-6. Dallas. Contact: Darla Thompson, (602) 752-NAPM. Fax: (602) 752-7890.

Supermarket Convention. May 3-6. Chicago. Contact: Jeannine Donato, (202) 452-4580.

Saudi Arabian Reverse Trade Mission. May 3-8, Houston; May 11-12, Los Angeles; May 13-15, New Orleans; May 18-19, Newark, N.J. Contact: Bill Spitter, (973) 645-4682. Fax. (973) 645-4783.

National Restaurant Association. May 16-20. Chicago. Contact: Andrew Wroblewski, (312) 853-2525.

48th Euromode Textile Show. May 17-19, Thessaloniki, Greece. Contact: Link International SA, +30 1-689-9533, 689-9534. Fax: +30 1-689-9557. E-mail: linkinternational(AT)hellas.eu.net

Medical Design. June 2-4. New York. Contact: Diane O'Connor, (310) 392-5509.

Waste Expo. June 8-12. Chicago. Contact: Jacqueline Wolfe, (202) 244-4700.

Gourmet International 1998. June 9-10. Montreal. Contact: Marc Chenier, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, (514) 283-3815, ext. 510. Fax: (514) 283-3143. E-mail: Chenierm!em.agr.ca.

Retail System 98. June 16-18. New Orleans. Contact: Karen Eaton, Retail Systems Alert Group, (617) 527-4626. Fax: (617) 527-8102. E-mail: keaton(AT)retailsystems.com.

World Sports Expo. July 18-20. Chicago. Contact: Charles Suritz, (847) 439-4000.

Clinical Laboratory Expo. Aug. 2-6. Chicago. Contact: Jerry Goldsmith, (202) 835-8731.

Beauty and Barber Supply. Aug. 6-9. Las Vegas. Contact: Fred Polk, (602) 404-1800.

Hardware Industry. Aug. 16-19. Chicago. Contact: William Farrell, (847) 605-1025.

Avenida Moda. Aug. 24-25. Miami. Contact: Dusseldorf Trade Shows, (312) 731-5180. Fax: (312) 781-5188.

Men's and Women's Clothing. Aug. 31-Sept. 3. Las Vegas. Contact: Joseph Loggia, (310) 393-8525.

SOUTH AMERICA/CARIBBEAN

Venezuela Power '98. April 14-16. Caracas, Venezuela. Contact: (800) 409-4242. Fax: +56 2 246-8109.

VIV-AFIA Feed '98. Aug. 26-28. Sao Paulo. Contact: Rex A. Runyon, American Feed Industry Association, (703) 524-0810.

EUROPE

International Trade Fair for Cosmetics. March 27-29. Dusseldorf, Germany. U.S. contact: Anne Meerboth-Maltz, Dusseldorf Trade Shows, (312) 781-5180. Fax: (312) 781-5188.

USA Computer Technology Showcase at Infosystems '98. April 21-24. Poznan, Poland. Contact: Clay Woods, U.S. Department of Commerce, (202) 482-3013. Fax: (202) 482-0952. E-mail: RobertWood(AT)ita.doc.gov.

3rd International Trade Fair for Construction, Building Materials, Ceramics, Glass, Machinery, Plants and Processing Products. June 8-11. Moscow. U.S. contact: Dusseldorf Trade Shows, (312) 781-5180.

5th International Trade Exhibition for Mining Technology in the Commonwealth of Independent States. Aug. 30-Sept. 3. Donetsk, Ukraine. Contact: Anne Meerboth-Maltz, Dusseldorf Trade Shows, (312) 781-5180. Fax: (312) 781-5188.

International Trade Fair for Frozen Foods, Ice Cream and Refrigeration Technology. Sept. 6-9. Dusseldorf, Germany. Contact: Anne Meerboth-Maltz, Dusseldorf Trade Shows, (312) 781-5180. Fax: (312) 781-5188. E-mail: annemm(AT)dtsusa.com.

International Trade Fair for Meat, Cold Meats and Sausage. Sept. 6-9. Dusseldorf, Germany. U.S. contact: Anne Meerboth-Maltz, Dusseldorf Trade Shows, (312) 781-5180. Fax: (312) 781-5188.

Caravan Salon. Sept. 26-Oct. 4. Dusseldorf, Germany. U.S. contact: Anne Meerboth-Maltz, Dusseldorf Trade Shows, (312) 781-5180. Fax: (312) 781-5188.

16th International Trade Fair for Swimming Pools, Pool and Bath Technology, Saunas and Physiotherapy. Sept. 30-Oct. 3. Dusseldorf, Germany. Contact: Anne Meerboth-Maltz, Dusseldorf Trade Shows, (312) 781-5180. Fax: (312) 781-5188. E-mail: annemm(AT)dtsusa.com.

International Art Market for Prints, Sculptures and Multiples. Oct. 1-4. Dusseldorf, Germany. Contact: Anne Meerboth-Maltz, Dusseldorf Trade Shows, (312) 781-5180. Fax: (312) 781-5188. E-mail: annemm(AT)dtsusa.com. International Trade Fair for the Medical Industry. Nov. 18-21. Dusseldorf, Germany. Contact: Dusseldorf Trade Shows, (312) 781-5180. Fax: (312) 781-5188.

International Trade Fair for Shop Fitting, Display and Merchandising. Feb. 20-24, 1999. Dusseldorf, Germany. Contact: Anne Meerboth-Maltz, Dusseldorf Trade Shows, (312) 781-5180. Fax: (312) 781-5188.

International Trade Fair for Packaging Machinery, Packaging and Confectionery Machinery. May 6-12, 1999. Dusseldorf, Germany. Contact: Anne Meerboth-Maltz, (312) 781-5180. Fax: (312) 781-5188.

International Trade Fair for Geotechnology and Applied Earth Science. June 9-15, 1999. Dusseldorf, Germany. U.S. contact: Anne Meerboth-Maltz, Dusseldorf Trade Shows, (312) 781-5180. Fax: (312) 781-5188.

5th International Exhibition for Metallurgical Technology and Equipment With Congress. June 9-15, 1999. Dusseldorf, Germany. Contact: Anne Meerboth-Maltz, Dusseldorf Trade Shows, (312) 781-5180. Fax: (312) 781-5188. E-mail: annemm(AT)dtsusa.com.

International Trade Fair and Congress for Occupational Safety and Health. Nov. 2-5, 1999. Dusseldorf, Germany. Contact: Anne Meerboth-Maltz, Dusseldorf Trade Shows, (312) 781-5180. Fax: (312) 781-5188. E-mail: annemm(AT)dtsusa.com.

International Trade Fair for Rehabilitation, Equipment and Care for the Disabled. Nov. 3-6, 1999. Dusseldorf, Germany. Contact: Travel Trade International, (212) 737-2691. Fax: (212) 327-0547.

International Trade Fair for Welding, Cutting and Surfacing. Sept. 12-18, 2001. Dusseldorf, Germany. Contact: Essen Trade Show, (212) 356-0406. Fax: (212) 356-0404.

AFRICA/MIDDLE EAST

Namibia International Trade Fair '98. June 3-6. Windhoek, Namibia. Contact: Gerry W. Munyama, (202) 986-2007. Fax: (202) 986-2042.

ASIA

Education Fair '98. March 20-22. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Contact: Ms. Constance, Star Publication Sdn. Bhd., (03) 758-1188. Fax: (03) 756-0076.

Asian Art Fair Malaysia '98. March 20-23. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Contact: Josephine Wong, Interface Promotion (S) Pte. Ltd., (602) 291-8559. Fax: (602) 291-1560.

Taitronic Spring '98. March 20-24. Taipei. U.S. contact: Manik Mehta, Taiwan Trade Center New York Inc., (212) 730-4466. Fax: (212) 730-4370.

3rd International Exhibition for Transport, Communication and Logistics. Beijing. March 23-27. Contact: Mercourse Communication Corp., (718) 321-1568. Fax: (713) 762-1305.

Internet World Malaysia '98. March 24-26. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Contact: Peter Gan, Excel Exhibitions Sdn. Bhd., (03) 244-0669. Fax: (03) 244-0670.

Seoul International Food Technology Exhibition '98. April 6-9. Seoul. U.S. contact: Elizabeth Culhane, Korea Trade Center, (202) 857-7919, or Y.H. Chang, Korea Trade Center of New York, (212) 888-4930.

Food Ingredients Asia. April 8-10. Shanghai. Contact: Christopher Shyers, Mid-America International Agri-Trade Council, (312) 944-7777, ext. 215.

TaiSOP '98. April 13-16. Taipei. U.S. contact: Manik Mehta, Taiwan Trade Center New York Inc., (212) 730-4466. Fax: (212) 730-4370.

U.S. Product Sample/Literature Display at the Hong Kong Gifts and Housewares Fair. April 15-18. Hong Kong. U.S. contact: Ludene Capone Martin, U.S. Department of Commerce, (202) 482-2087. Fax: (202) 482-3422.

Taipei International Gift and Stationery Spring Show. April 21-24. Taipei. U.S. contact: Manik Mehta, Taiwan Trade Center New York Inc., (212) 730-4466. Fax: (212) 730-4370.

3rd Southeast Asian Health Care Show Medical Devices Asia. April 23-25. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Contact: Shireen Lee, ABC Exhibitions Services (M) Sdn. Bhd., (603) 754-6588. Fax: (603) 754-2352.

Softex Taipei '98. April 29-May 3. Taipei. U.S. contact: Manik Mehta, Taiwan Trade Center New York Inc., (212) 730-4466. Fax: (212) 730-4370.

Gift Fair '98. April 30-May 3. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Contact: Katherine Wong, Forum Exposition Sdn. Bhd., (603) 273-1988. Fax: (603) 273-4435.

Taipei Automat. May 7-11. Taipei. U.S. contact: Manik Mehta, Taiwan Trade Center New York Inc., (212) 730-4466. Fax: (212) 730-4370.

Celebration of Excellence Taiwan Product Showcase. May 7-11. Taipei. U.S. contact: Manik Mehta, Taiwan Trade Center New York Inc., (212) 730-4466. Fax: (212) 730-4370.

Problem Solving in Interventional Cardiology. May 9-10. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Contact: Dr. Kenneth Chin, Secretariat Asian Federation of Cardiology, (03) 282-2288. Fax: (03) 282-1288.

4th International Exhibition and Conference on Instrumentation, Control Systems and Automation. May 12-15. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Contact: Wong Kum San, Facon Exhibition & Trade Fairs Sdn. Bhd., (03) 781-8766. Fax: (03) 781-8771.

Taipei International Auto/Motorcycle Parts and Accessories Show. May 15-18. Taipei. U.S. contact: Manik Mehta, Taiwan Trade Center New York Inc., (212) 730-4466. Fax: (212) 730-4370.

Meeting Global Quality Standards Through Testing and Measurement Technology. May 21-24. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Contact: Lee May Ying, Pacific Exhibitions Services, (03) 223-1686. Fax: (03) 221-9630.

Hospitech '98. May 21-24. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Contact: Lee May Ying, Pacific Exhibition Services, (603) 223-1686. Fax: (603) 221-9630.

Garment and Leather '98. May 22-24. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Contact: Kenneth Tai, Excel Exhibitions (M) Sdn. Bhd., (603) 244-0669. Fax: (603) 244-0670.

Mac World Expo Taipei '98. May 23-27. Taipei. U.S. contact: Manik Mehta, Taiwan Trade Center New York Inc., (212) 730-4466. Fax: (212) 730-4370.

International Trade Fair for Measurement, Instrumentation and Automation. May 25-29. Beijing. Contact: Anne Meerboth-Maltz, Dusseldorf Trade Shows, (312) 781-5180. Fax: (312) 781-5188.

Computex Taipei '98. June 2-6. Taipei. U.S. contact: Manik Mehta, Taiwan Trade Center New York Inc., (212) 730-4466. Fax: (212) 730-4370.

Industry Trade Fair '98. June 3-7. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Contact: Sheila Aihanathan, Malaysian Exhibition Services, (603) 441-0311. Fax: (603) 443-7241.

Machine Tool Malaysia '98. June 3-7. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Contact: Sheila Aihanathan, Malaysian Exhibition Services, (603) 441-0311. Fax: (603) 443-7241.

Taipei Pack '98. June 19-23. Taipei. U.S. contact: Manik Mehta, Taiwan Trade Center New York Inc., (212) 730-4466. Fax: (212) 730-4370.

5th Specialized Exhibition for Medical and Hospital Equipment, Supplies and Health Care Products. June 24-27. Bombay. Contact: Travel Trade International, (212) 737-3691. Fax: (212) 327-0547.

International Conference and Exhibition of Floriculture. July 3-11. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Contact: Puan Ramlah Berahim/Puan Norliah, Secretariat c/o Mardi, (03) 943-7447. Fax: (03) 948-2216.

Railways '98 Exhibition. July 11-20. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Contact: Ms. Sabrina, Ardent Continental Tech Sdn. Bhd., (03) 282-2630. Fax: (03) 282-2530.

Taipei Computer Applications Show. July 24-28. Taipei. U.S. contact: Manik Mehta, Taiwan Trade Center New York Inc., (212) 730-4466. Fax: (212) 730-4370.

Second Worldwide Chinese Life Insurance Congress. Aug. 8-10. Kedah, Malaysia. Contact: Chua Meng Ming, IMM Management Sdn. Bhd., (03) 441-0093, 442-9513. Fax: (03) 441-4866.

Meditech China '98. Sept. 2-5. Shanghai. U.S. contact: Donna Peterson Hyland, Hannover Fairs USA Inc., (609) 987-1202. Fax: (609) 987-0092.

Taipei International Jewelry and Timepiece Show. Sept. 4-8. Taipei. U.S. contact: Manik Mehta, Taiwan Trade Center New York Inc., (212) 730-4466. Fax: (212) 730-4370.

Taipei Telecom '98. Sept. 15-18. Taipei. U.S. contact: Manik Mehta, Taiwan Trade Center New York Inc., (212) 730-4466. Fax: (212) 730-4370.

International Trade Fair for Industrial Control, Automation and Measurement. Sept. 17-19. Singapore. Contact: Anne Meerboth-Maltz, Dusseldorf Trade Shows, (312) 781-5180. Fax: (312) 781-5188.

Taipei International Textile Machinery Show. Sept. 24-28. Taipei. U.S. contact: Manik Mehta, Taiwan Trade Center New York Inc., (212) 730-4466. Fax: (212) 730-4370.

Pacprocess Drink Technology Asean 98. Sept. 28-Oct. 1. Singapore. Contact: Anne Meerboth-Maltz, Dusseldorf Trade Shows, (312) 781-5180. Fax: (312) 781-5188.

Taipei International Toy Show. Oct. 2-5. Taipei. U.S. contact: Manik Mehta, Taiwan Trade Center New York Inc., (212) 730-4466. Fax: (212) 730-4370.

Titas '98. Oct. 3-6. Taipei. U.S. contact: Manik Mehta, Taiwan Trade Center New York Inc., (212) 730-4466. Fax: (212) 730-4370.