Biz Trade Shows - http://www.biztradeshows.com/
The largest directory of trade fairs and business events brings you an exhaustive coverage of exhibitions, trade shows & expositions, conferences and seminars for various industries worldwide. You can browse through the most comprehensive information on individual trade events worldwide, along with their event profile, organizer, exhibitor and visitor profile, venues and dates to plan your participation much in advance.
Center for Exhibition Industry Research - http://www.ceir.org/
The Center for Exhibition Industry Research (CEIR) is a non-profit organization with the mission of advancing the growth, awareness and value of exhibitions and other face-to-face marketing events by producing and delivering research-based knowledge tools. Founded in 1978 as the Trade Show Bureau, CEIR has become the foremost source of research, information and communication on exhibitions.
Convention Industry Council - http://www.conventionindustry.org/
The Convention Industry Council's 31 member organizations represent more than 100,000 individuals, as well as, 16,500 firms and properties involved in the meetings, conventions and exhibitions industries. Formed in 1949 to provide a forum for member organizations seeking to enhance the industry, the CIC facilitates the exchange of information and develops programs to promote professionalism with the industry and educates the public on its profound economic impact. In addition to the CMP Program, CIC is also responsible for the Hall of Leaders Program as well as the Accepted Practices Exchange (APEX). APEX is working to unite the entire meeting, convention and exhibition industry in the development and eventual implementation of voluntary standards, which will be called accepted practices.
Corporate Event Marketing Association - http://www.cemaonline.com/
CEMA, the Corporate Event Marketing Association, is a non-profit organization dedicated to serving event and marketing professionals in all sectors of the technology industry. Founded in 1990, CEMA offers educational and networking opportunities regionally and nationally. CEMA members are event managers, event marketing managers, exhibit management, show management, industry service providers, and event media, within all sectors of the technology industry who want to: Improve the value of their event marketing program, Learn from industry innovators and hear about successful case studies, Understand how tangible metrics and evidence of ROI better their job performance and their organization, Stay on top of the latest trends, Bridge the gap between upper management and event marketing professionals,
Meet with peers and strengthening relationships with colleagues for career development,
Network with key decision makers in event marketing; meet the who's who in the industry.
Event Design Magazine - http://www.eventdesignmag.com/
Event Design Magazine's mission is to provide those who conceive, design and build events, exhibits, and environments with the critical information they need to source ideas and service clients.
Event Management UK - http://www.event-management-uk.co.uk/
Event Management UK directory lists Event Management sites where you can find event management solutions. It also lists event management related sites.
Event Marketer Magazine - http://www.eventmarketermag.com/
Event Marketer Magazine serves the information needs of brand-side event marketers and agency executives across the spectrum of face-to-face media - including mobile marketing, mall marketing, street events, trade shows, corporate events, proprietary events, sponsorships, business-to-business events and press events. The magazine is one of a suite of information products and services that provide marketers with access to the trends, best practices, and resources they need to produce better, more strategic and powerful event marketing programs.
Exhibit Designers & Producers Association - http://www.edpa.com/
The EDPA is an organization bringing together trade show and event marketing leaders. The EDPA provides educational information to help its members in the global trade show and events industry.
ExhibitCity News - http://www.exhibitcitynews.com/
The nation's only tradeshow industry newspaper.
Exhibition Services & Contractors Association - http://www.esca.org/
ESCA is dedicated to the advancement of the exhibition, meeting and special events industries. Through the education, information exchange and level of professionalism shared by members and their customers, ESCA promotes cooperation among all areas of the exhibition industry.
Exhibitor Appointed Contractor Association - http://www.eaca.com/
Dedicated to "raising the level of service excellence on the showfloor", the EACA represents and supports the interests of all EAC's and other exhibit service suppliers. Together, we endeavor to improve the trade show value proposition for all our customers - the exhibitors.
Exhibitor Online - http://www.exhibitoronline.com/
Exhibitor Online is a trade show resource based upon three publications - Exhibitor Magazine, Corporate Event, Exhibitor FastTrak. Exhibitor Online is a great resource encompassing all aspects of the trade show industry.
Professional Society for Sales & Marketing Training - http://www.smt.org/
The Professional Society for Sales & Marketing Training (SMT) is a non-profit organization formed in 1940 dedicated to accelerating business results for our member organizations by improving sales and marketing performance. SMT's vision is to continue its leadership role as the leading resource and authority for the sales and marketing training industries.
Society of Independent Show Organizers - http://www.siso.org/
SISO, the Society of Independent Show Organizers, is an organization exclusively dedicated to meeting the needs of for-profit show producers CEOs and senior management. SISO provides the opportunity and forum for owners and senior officers who produce shows, conferences, and expositions to maximize their profit potential and growth through peer support, strategic positioning, networking, educational programs, research studies, and communications.
Specialty Graphic Imaging Association - http://www.sgia.org/
SGIA is the only international association for specialty imaging. SGIA's mission is to provide imaging professionals with the tools and information needed to make the best possible business decisions.
Trade Show Executive Magazine - http://www.tradeshowexecutive.com/
Trade show publication with news, views, and tools for trade show and event executives.
Trade Show Exhibitors Association - http://www.tsea.org/
Trade Show Exhibitors Association (TSEA) is the industry voice for exhibit and event marketing professionals. For over 30 years, TSEA has provided knowledge to marketing and management professionals who use exhibits to promote and sell their products, as well as to those who supply them with products and services. TSEA provides: Education, Advocacy, Promotion, Communication, Service, and Member-Only Discounts on a variety of products and services. TSEA programs, services and publications are designed to help you gain the necessary edge in exhibiting success.
Trade Show Training - http://www.tradeshowtraining.com/
Trade Show Training, Inc. is the first company to provide online training to the worldwide audience that participates in trade show marketing.
Tradeshow Week - http://www.tradeshowweek.com/
For over 35 years, Tradeshow Week® has been the voice of the exhibition industry, serving thousands of global companies and business leaders around the world. From its signature editorial coverage to the world-renowned directories, Tradeshow Week® is the only brand which continues to command the attention of the most influential exhibition industry movers and shakers.
TSNN.com - http://www.tsnn.com
TSNN owns and operates the most widely consulted database on the Internet for the trade show industry, containing data on more than 15,000 trade shows and conferences, and through a strategic partnership, more than 30,000 seminars. TSNN.com is a practical tool for the trade show industry, offering resources, solutions, and a forum for exhibitors, producers, designers, marketers and attendees.