The most extensive events that will occur in 2024

7 Dec 2023

December is among the essential months for diverse industries. It signifies the end of another business year. Yet, it is also a time when various sectors prepare for the upcoming year. Such steps include setting up new business goals. Examples include raising brand awareness. Such steps comprise preparing for upcoming highly extensive trade expositions. Which are the most comprehensive events that will occur in 2024? Listed below are some of the trade expositions to look forward to:


Among the most extensive events that will occur in 2024 is CMT. It is a pre-eminent global tourism trade exposition. It attracts annually over 266,500 attendants to Messe Stuttgart. Such attendees represent the whole value chain. They range from tourist organisations to the public. Examples include leading enterprises such as Audi, Nikon, Panasonic, Sony, and Nissan Center. Such participants attend to overview travel destinations, motor vehicles, cultural experiences, et cetera. Such are presented on over 124,000 m2 of event space. The area additionally displays the wares of the HoReCa, sports and wellness industries.

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Boot Dusseldorf

Boot Dusseldorf is among the most extensive trade expositions to look forward to in 2024. It presents the newest wares related to the maritime and sports industries. Examples include boat models, accessories, shipbuilding, sporting goods, retail services, et cetera. It also displays the newest health, tourism, nature conservation, importation and art-related wares. Among them are the latest solutions of leading firms, such as:

  • Volvo Penta;
  • Suzuki;
  • Yamaha;
  • Garmin;
  • Honda;
  • Camaro Erich Roiser.

As a result, the annual trade exposition attracts over 238,500 attendants on 220,000 m2. Such trade and public attendees represent over 100 nations.

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Fitur is a leading tourism trade exposition held annually in IFEMA Feria de Madrid. It displays the newest industry-related wares, such as strategies, destinations and marketing steps. It also showcases the solutions of the HoReCa, IT, transportation, and MICE sectors. Such wares attract over 222,000 attendants from more than 130 nations on more than 66 900 m3 of event space. Among them are leading firms such as Adecco, Vervotech and Voxet, who attend as exhibitors. Another notable detail about Fitur is its high digital marketing traction. For instance, its latest iteration created over 1,676,000 impressions.

Geneva International Motor Show

The Geneva Motor Show is among 2024's most extensive must-attend trade expositions. It is a pivotal event for the automotive industry. This is because it displays the sector’s latest automotive models and innovations. Examples include the latest prototypes of leading brands, such as:

  • Bugatti;
  • Alfa Romeo;
  • Isuzu;
  • Porsche;
  • Aston Martin;
  • Pirelli;
  • Mercedes-Benz;
  • Rolls-Royce;
  • Jaguar;
  • Land Rover;
  • Suzuki;
  • Ferrari;
  • General Motors;
  • Mazda;
  • Lamborgini;
  • Continental.

Such enterprises are among the annual iterations of more than 660,000 attending participants. Such companies represent diverse represent the whole value chain. These include manufacturers, suppliers, rental agents, inspectors, automotive designers, engineers, et cetera.

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Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna

One of the most extensive trade expos set in 2024 is Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna. It is an annual event hosted in Fiera Bologna. It displays the newest wares of the beauty and cosmetics sectors. Examples include products related to hospitality, wholesale, retail, and spa. Additionally, the trade exposition presents beauty and cosmetic-related packaging and transportation solutions. As a result, more than 265,000 attendants from over 150 nations attend the event. These include countries such as the French Republic and the United States of America. The participants vary from manufacturers to professional operators and end-users. Among them are representatives of leading enterprises, such as Accenture and ACME. They also feature pre-eminent brands such as:

  • Evelyn Cosmetics;
  • La Rive;
  • LG Distribution;
  • Foamous;
  • Schwarzkopf;
  • Brevia;
  • Colgate;
  • Luxess;
  • Pierre Cardin Cosmetic;
  • Scholl;
  • Framar;
  • Golden Rosel
  • Hux;
  • Huxley;
  • Ipanema;
  • Septona.

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Salone Internazionale del Mobile

Salone Internazionale del Mobile is an annual trade event hosted in Fiera Milano Rho. It presents the latest residential interior design wares. Examples include novel solutions ranging from furniture to lighting. Over 2 400 exhibiting companies display such wares. They incorporate leading brands like Acerbis, Diesel, Koh-I-Noor and Kohler. Their wares are overviewed by over 370,000 visitants who represent the furniture, interior design, HoReCa, and real estate sectors. They also include the retail, wholesale, manufacturing, wellness, woodworking and construction industries. Generally, Salone Internazionale del Mobile coincides with related trade expositions such as Euroluce.

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Foire de Paris

Foire de Paris is also a highly extensive trade exposition. It is an event that showcases to over 603,500 attendants the latest wares of various industries. Examples include solutions from the consumer, interior design, furniture, food and beverage sectors. They likewise feature the lighting, arts, construction, beauty, wellness, leisure, and fashion segments. The hobby, HoReCa, electronics, sporting, automotive, banking, and tourism sectors are also presented. Such industries are among the more than 3,500 exhibiting firms that display wares. They include leading brands such as Daikin, Bosch, Amazon, Kenwood, Miele, Aiko, Weber, and BNP Paribas.

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Gamescom is a highly extensive trade expo that will take place in 2024. It is one of the gaming and hobby industries leading trade and public events. It is held annually in Messe Cologne. It displays novel solutions such as new gaming consoles, games, and merchandise. Such wares attract more than 371,000 attendants who represent over 100 nations. Among them are members of the entertainment, lifestyle, food and beverage industries. They also include telecommunications, automotive, media, electronics, merchandising, aviation and marketing. Diverse leading brands represent such sectors, including:

  • Warner Bros;
  • Microsoft;
  • Asus Computer;
  • Airbus;
  • Razer;
  • BenQ;
  • Blizzard Entertainment;
  • Crunchyroll;
  • Ford Motor Company;
  • Google;
  • LEGO;
  • Red Bull;
  • SEGA;
  • Samsung;
  • Squire Enix;
  • Ubisoft;
  • TikTok;
  • McDonald’s;
  • Siemens;
  • Volkswagen.

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Frankfurt Book Fair

The Frankfurt Book Fair is also a highly extensive exposition that will take place in 2024. It is a pre-eminent trade exposition that attracts more than 302,500 participants. It is due to the event presenting the latest book publishing and printing industry wares. Among them are novel titles, digital platforms, educational solutions, et cetera. These are displayed by various companies representing the whole value chain. Examples include leading firms, like Penguin Random House, Hachette, Scholastic and HarperCollins. They also feature Macmillian, Spotify, TikTok, DuMont, Diogenes, Oxford University Press, and Merriam-Webster. Such companies and specialists represent the publishing, film, media, hobby, and printing sectors. They additionally represent more than 100 countries. Among them are the United Kingdom and the People’s Republic of China.

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SIAL Paris is additionally an extensive trade exposition that will occur in 2024. It is a biannual food and beverage trade event that receives over 280,000 attendees. It attracts diverse representatives of the food and beverage industry. It also appeals to members of related industries. Examples include food processing, manufacturing, management, and importation firms. It also entices packaging experts, chefs, distributors, HoReCa specialists, and government representatives. This includes leading companies like Mokate, Mondial Foods, Nestle and Unilever International. Over 120 nations partake in the event. It takes place on 250,000 m2 of event space.

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EICMA Moto is one of the most extensive trade expositions to be held in 2024. It is a premier motorcycle expo that displays the latest 2-wheel-related wares. Such include novel solutions, accessories, motorcycle models, et cetera. More than 705,000 participants attend the event as a result. They represent over 45 nations from continents such as Europe, North America, and Asia. Such attendants comprise more than 1,800 exhibiting firms. The latter group features many leading brands that display their latest wares. Examples include Suzuki, Yamaha, Ducati, Michelin, Honda, Kappa, MAHLE, Continental and Kawasaki. They also include Hitachi, Hyundai, Marelli, Bardahl, and Garmin. EICMA Moto occurs annually in Fiera Milano.

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CIIE is similarly a highly comprehensive event set in 2024. It is a pivotal trade exposition hosted annually at the SNECC. It attracts over 413,400 participants. This includes more than 3,400 exhibiting firms that represent diverse industries. They comprise food and beverage, agriculture, packaging, consumer goods, electronics and apparel. The lifestyle, sporting goods, jewellery, health, and retail segments similarly attend. The IT, shipping, transportation, financial, logistics, tourism, entertainment, and education sectors also participate. Many leading enterprises often represent such industries. This includes the latest iteration featuring over 280 Fortune 500 companies. Among them are brands and firms, such as:

  • Ferrero;
  • Carrefour;
  • The Michelin Group;
  • Daimler AG;
  • NOKIA;
  • Bosch;
  • Saint-Gobain;
  • Dassault Systèmes;
  • Alfred Kärcher SE;
  • Canon Group;
  • Caterpillar Inc;
  • TeamViewer Germany GmbH;
  • Hitachi ABB;
  • Intel Corporation;
  • Microsoft;
  • ExxonMobil;
  • LEGO A/S;
  • Henkel AG;
  • Estee Lauder International;
  • AstraZeneca;
  • GL events.
  • Marriott International.

CIIE often generates a high turnover. For instance, the latest iteration featured trade deals totalling 78,410,000,000 USD.

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