Fespa Eurasia 2018 gears up for the sixth edition

Fespa Eurasia 2018, an event for the screen, textile and digital wide format, is scheduled to host at Istanbul, Turkey from 6 to 9 December 2018.

24 Aug 2018 | By Sujith Ail

2018 will be the sixth edition of the exhibition, growing its visitor audience by 25% since the first event in 2013. The last Fespa Eurasia, which took place in 2017 attracted 8,761 visitors. 

Roz Guarnori, exhibitions director at Fespa said, “The fact that more and more visitors are staying for longer than one day demonstrates that visitors are engaged with the exhibition and its relevance to the market. That’s reflected in that over 82% of visitors consider Fespa Eurasia to be the most important show in the region to attend for their business.”

Visitor data from Fespa Eurasia 2017 demonstrates the quality of visitors the event attracts;

As per the visitor data of Fespa Eurasia 2017, 93% of visitors to the event were the decision makers or were involved in the decision-making process. The data also shows that the average budget per visitor was Euro 134,678, with 80% confirming they had plans to buy at the exhibition or within 12 months. 

This year’s event will take place at a new venue, Istanbul Expo Centre (İFM), occupying two halls – 9 and 10.

Forthcoming Fespa events include:

Fespa Africa, 12-14 September 2018, Gallagher Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa

Fespa Mexico, 20-22 September 2018, Centro Citibanamex, Mexico City, Mexico

Fespa Eurasia, 6-9 December 2018, (IFM) Istanbul Expo Centre, Istanbul, Turkey

Asia Print Expo, 21-23 February 2019, BITEC Exhibition Centre, Bangkok, Thailand

Fespa Brasil, 20-23 March 2019, Expo Center Norte, São Paulo, Brazil

Fespa Global Print Expo, 14-17 May 2019, Messe München, Munich, Germany

• European Sign Expo, 14-17 May 2019, Messe München, Munich, Germany