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01 - 04 de mayo 2019

12th Congress of the Spanish Association of Fairs


The Spanish Trade Association will hold its 12th Congress in Barcelona from 1st to 4th May.

The Association of Spanish Fairs – AFE – is finalizing preparations for its 12th biennial conference, to be held in the Gran Via de Fira de Barcelona, next to the 60th Congress of the International Association of Fairs of America -AFIDA- leading to XIV Congress UNIFIB (Iberoamerican Union of International Fairs).

A few days ago which it enabled the registration of Congress , available at the conference website through which you can check the schedule, fees, concerted hotels and other information, and carry out such registration on- line and room reservation in just a few minutes.

Delegates can take advantage of the reduced rate “early bird” of the registration fee until 25th March.

The presentations and panel discussions will revolve around the economy and technological advances, models of international cooperation, the situation in the exhibition sector in Latin America and Europe, digitization, creativity and innovation, the role of women in the exhibition industry and marketing tools Digital l, among others.

On behalf of AFE, AFIDA and Fira de Barcelona encourage industry professionals and institutions and companies related to potential stakeholders to register as soon as possible to book their rooms to avoid problems of accommodation and that give maximum publicity possible to this important event within companies and organizations related directly or indirectly to the trade shows.

It is a unique opportunity, both formative and of networking, with attendance of about 15 countries- useful to meet other approaches and views on various aspects of trade fairs, congresses and the events sector in general.

“This new edition of the Congress of Trade UNIFIB will be the best meeting for professionals in the exhibition industry and events to be held throughout 2019, both the educational value and strategic vision of our activities for attendees, such as the opportunity relations and contacts between executives and professionals in the sector in Spain and Latin America “has said the AFE president Xabier Basañez.

The must event for professionals in the exhibition and MICE tourism industry that no one should miss!


(Fira de Barcelona - recinto de Gran Via Av. Joan Carles I, 64 (08908) L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona)

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01 - 04 de mayo 2019


Fira de Barcelona – Gran Via