Trade Show Resources, Associations, and Organizations

Use these links and resources to explore more about the trade show industry

“In today’s environment, hoarding knowledge ultimately erodes your power. If you know something very important, the way to get power is by actually sharing it.” As by these quotes, we at impact displays have provided some useful links to resources which help you to know more about trade show events, associations, and organizations that can help you to contribute a great trade show.

10 Times
This organization deals with information on Trade Shows, Trade Fairs, Business Trade Events & Exhibitions, B2B Trade Shows, World expositions and expos.

Events Eye
The most complete, practical and reliable free web resource dedicated to key Exhibitions & Trade Shows Worldwide.

A powerful international trade show gateway and provide up-to-date trade show database, including attendees, suppliers, vendors, and exhibitors.

Trade Fair Dates
Trade Shows and Trade Fair Dates – For exhibitors and Visitors.

Trade Show Trade Key
Browse & Submit International Trade Shows, Trade Fairs, Events, Conferences, Expos, & Exhibitions information throughout the globe.

Trade Show Global Sources
A comprehensive trade show calendar lets international buyers find trade shows by industry, month and country.

Expo Promoter
Allowing organizers to post and promote their exhibitions on the calendar of

b2b trade shows
International trade shows directory.

Expo Central
Provides quick, reliable access to anyone interested in local, national or global information and resources about trade shows, festivals, exhibitions, trade fairs, conventions, conferences, seminars, and other events.

Provides knowledge to marketing and management professionals who use face to face marketing to promote and sell their products, as well as to those who supply them with products and services.

Fairs and Expos
The international association of fairs and expositions

Corporate Event Marketing Association
The Corporate Event Marketing Association is the premier community for senior-level technology event marketing professionals.

Convention Industry Council
This organization facilitates the exchange of information within the meetings, conventions, and exhibitions industry.

Exhibitor Appointed Contractor Association
Dedicated to “raising the level of service excellence on the show floor.

Exhibit Designers and Producers Association
An internationally recognized national trade association with more than 400 corporate members from 18 countries.

Exhibition and Event Association of Australia
Find exhibitions, trade shows, trade fairs, and expos.

Healthcare Convention and Exhibitors Association
Improve the effectiveness and quality of all healthcare conventions and congresses, medical meetings and healthcare exhibit marketing throughout the industry.

Professional Convention Management Association
The leading organization for meeting and event professionals

Society of Independent Show Organizers
This organization has been dedicated to meeting the needs of the for-profit show organizer through resources, networking, the exchange of ideas and experiences, and the ability to learn from each other in a non-competitive and candid environment.

International Association of Exhibitions and Events
The leading association for the global exhibition industry

Canadian Association of Event Management
The national association for professionals involved in the production, management, and planning of trade and consumer shows.

Center for Exhibition Industry Research
CEIR has been highlighting the importance of exhibitions in today’s business environment.