18 Nov 2019



In the world of shipping and the maritime industry, you can’t enjoy longevity without being where the people are. You need strong ties in this business and you need to foster them in person by attending exhibitions. You not only build a reputation and widen your social circles, but you’re also informed on the latest news concerning your sector, the newest tech and changes or the introduction of new legislation.

It’s crucial you attend the right event as well, which is why we’ve collected the following three key events in different sectors to help you align yourself best. If these don’t fit your needs exactly, be sure to give us a call and we’ll be able to advise you on the perfect event for this calendar year.

SMM: Held in Hamburg, this phenomenal exhibition offers industry insiders with the latest and greatest technological breakthroughs and advancements in the maritime shipping industry. The chief focus this year falls on green propulsion with alternative and environment friendly technologies on display. Come and be a part of this momentous shift in the industry as a whole and network with the industry’s movers and shakers.

EURONAVAL: Another aspect of the marine industry is the navy and defense tech. This exhibition in Paris is geared towards the navy, coastguard and legislators who want to stay current with recent developments and legislation as well as network. Equipment and innovations will take center stage complete with discussions and lectures on the most pressing challenges faced by the industry.

MARINE EQUIPMENT TRADE SHOW: Amsterdam is the scene where 21,000 international marine industry insiders are set to attend in November. Compared to the previous events mentioned, this exhibition offers a broader insight into the marine industry from equipment and materials to systems and yachts and boats aplenty. It’s also a good place to conduct business, build a customer database and enjoy international attention.

Have you settled on an event? Excellent! Now the first step is to book your accommodation as soon as possible, because as heavily attended as these exhibitions are, competition for hotels is going to be fierce. Gain the competitive edge with a hotel located close to the exhibition grounds and right now you can do so, saving a lot in the process. Trade Fair Trips ltd knows all the great hotel discounts and early booking fees that will make your trip cheaper than it’d be, if you arranged it on your own.

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