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FESPA

FESPA

Berlin ,Germany
Industry
Industry:
Books, Paper, Printing, Graphic Design
Organizer
Organizer :
FESPA
Event website
Event website :
FESPA
Frequency
Frequency:
1 year

COVID-19 Venue And Event Updates 

The 2022 edition of FESPA will occur at Messe Berlin in Germany. The event will co-occur with two other events: the Sportswear Pro and the European Sign Expo. The events will take place as live expos with the latest and strictest COVID-19 security measures in place. The hosting dates for the events are between May 31st and June 3rd 2021. All measures taken at Messe Berlin will comply with the latest government regulations. They will include the following security protocols:

 

  • Pre-registration for the expo is mandatory. All visitors and exhibitors must buy their registration and parking tickets in advance. When registering they must provide full contact details such as first and last name, phone number, and address. Such steps are necessary for social distance and contact tracing purposes. 
  • FESPA 2022 will implement the 3G access rule. All who take part in the expo and its co-occurring events must provide before entering a QR code with their health status. The QR code will be valid if attendees fulfil one of three criteria. They must have a vaccine or recover from the infection within the last 3-6 months. They can also enter if they provide a negative PCR or Rapid antigen test. The PCR must not surpass 24 hours. For the rapid antigen test, the validity must not exceed 48 hours. 
  • Participants of the fair must wear surgical medical masks in all areas of the exhibition grounds. The only exclusion is outdoor spaces with implemented social distancing. 
  • All participants must practice regular hand disinfection. To help with the upholding of the rule, Messe Berlin will put in place sanitation stations. These will be available for peruse in areas such as the washrooms, entryways and hallways. All who exhibit at the fair must make certain that their stands have disinfection stations.
  • The exhibition grounds will feature strict social distancing rules. All who participate must always maintain a distance of 1.5 metres between them and others. As part of the regulation, MEsse Berlin will put in place several changes. These will include new exhibition hall and meeting room configurations. Also, there will be separate exit and entrance areas. Waiting areas and corridors will have floor markers and expanded space.  

Introduction

FESPA is an annual trade show that serves as the central event for five industries. These are the printing, paper, media production, marketing and advertising sector. The fair serves as the leading presentation stage for showcasing the newest trends and latest innovations. FESPA is additionally the leading event for experts seeking to expand their industry-related knowledge. The fair often attracts a diverse group of professionals looking to form new partnerships or discuss the latest challenges. This includes CEOs and market representatives opting to form new business connections and make new investments. FESPA takes place in a different European city and venue. Example locations that have served as hosting sites include Messe Berlin, Amsterdam RAI and ExCeL London. Other locations that have accommodated the fair include Messe Cologne as well as Ifema — Feria de Madrid. 

 

What is FESPA's Business Profile?

FESPA receives professionals from 5 industries due to its relevance and importance to them. Attending professionals include experts such as: 

  • Media production specialists
  • T-shirt printers.
  • Promotional production makers,
  • Team Assemblers
  • Media producers
  • Printer operators
  • Paper goods machine setters, operators, tenders
  • Art Directors
  • Mechanical Engineering Technicians
  • Printing Press Assistants
  • Embroiderers
  • Bindery Workers
  • Print operators
  • Digital marketers
  • Signage solution manufacturers and providers
  • Quality Control Engineers
  • Operating Engineers
  • Paper Processing Workers
  • Interior decorators
  • Graphic makers, designers, producers.
  • Bookbinders
  • Advertising Coordinators
  • Mechanical Engineers
  • Marketing Analysts and specialists
  • End-user customers.
  • Advertising managers and experts
  • Prepress technicians and workers
  • Printing machine makers

Many leading enterprises attend as exhibitors at FESPA. Among them are Agfa, 3A, Durst and Brother.

 

Event Change Update for FESPA 2022

The 2022 edition of FESPA will feature several highlights and event changes. The fair’s highlights will include the World Wrap Masters Europe, World Wrap Masters Final and the Printeriors. FESPA 2022 will co-occur with 2 other expositions hosted by the organiser. The events mentioned are the Sportswear Pro and the European Sign Expo. Sportswear Pro will present the newest customised and on-demand sportswear production technologies. It will also enable smart textile/printed electronics/accessory developers, production, design and decoration suppliers to showcase their wares. 

 

FESPA 2022 will also include as part of its programme the second edition of Colour LAB. Said event will have an expanded content programme including colour management area topics. Among the subject highlights of the Colour LAB will be printed product variation, ROI, process controls, automation, and device profiles. Several of the fair’s prestigious awards will also have new categories. Some of the novel categories are: 

  • “Printeriors award”
  • “Wrapping - wrapping of vehicles”
  • “Packaging on plastics”
  • “Packaging on board and paper

Event Highlights

FESPA is among the leading events for professionals from five industries. This is due to the trade show allowing them to achieve several important business goals. Among the objectives which the fair allows professionals to complete are networking and conducting onsite business. Additionally, professionals can opt to expand their specialist knowledge and gain recognition. FESPA also enables experts to gain a detailed overview of the industries and learn about the latest trends. 

 

Experts can opt to complete such goals by taking part in one or more sub-events. FESPA is an international trade fair with a detailed event schedule. This includes various sub-events such as expos, contests, discussions and training. One of the central events to take place is the exposition where start-ups and leading companies present their latest wares. The exhibition allows them to conduct business onsite, gain recognition and examine new trends. This is due to the exposition providing opportunities to network with other professionals including company owners, digital experts and others. The expo features a broad range of product groups. Example product groups include textile, screen and digital printing. 

 

FESPA provide ample opportunities for gaining recognition. Apart from the mentioned exhibition, these include a diverse group of competitions and awards. One such example is World Wrap Masters Europe. This is a sub-event consisting of three primary aspects - the competition, the live demonstrations and the training workshops. The training workshops feature various leading wrap instructors providing information by sharing their knowledge and experience. Such workshops allow professionals to expand their knowledge and skills. The demonstrations perform a similar role by enabling experts to observe various techniques. This enables experts to hone their skills and network. Often, the topics of discussion during the workshops and demonstrations are novel techniques and materials. They can also discuss challenges such as creating novel sustainable wrap installations. The competition is the main aspect of the World Wrap Masters Europe. It is the sub-event during which aspiring professionals and experts can present their innovation and creativity by creating novel wrap installations. 

 

The Printeriors is among the leading sub-events of FESPA as well. It is the central meeting location for the decoration and interior design printing sector. This is due to the event allowing them to present the latest bespoke wares. Each of the exhibited products at the expo is created through the use of two or more technologies from the co-occurring Global Print Expo. Printeriors also coincides with the World Wrap Masters allowing professionals to take part in both sub-events. It also allows professionals such as printers, designers and manufacturers to present their latest wares. The co-occurring Global Print Expo serves as the central hub for presenting new cutting, printing, film and vinyl manufacturing technologies. It is also the location for meeting experts such as printing technicians and assistants. 

 

Experts and professionals from five industries should consider attending FESPA. The sectors that should opt to participate are media production, paper, printing, marketing and advertising. Professionals who take part in the event include: 

 

  • Media production specialists
  • T-shirt printers.
  • Promotional production makers,
  • Team Assemblers
  • Media producers
  • Printer operators
  • Paper goods machine setters, operators, tenders
  • Art Directors
  • Mechanical Engineering Technicians
  • Printing Press Assistants
  • Embroiderers
  • Bindery Workers
  • Print operators
  • Digital marketers
  • Signage solution manufacturers and providers
  • Quality Control Engineers
  • Operating Engineers
  • Paper Processing Workers
  • Interior decorators
  • Graphic makers, designers, producers.
  • Bookbinders
  • Advertising Coordinators
  • Mechanical Engineers
  • Marketing Analysts and specialists
  • End-user customers.
  • Advertising managers and experts
  • Prepress technicians and workers
  • Printing machine makers

 

Logistics

FESPA Ltd organises FESPA at a different city and venue every year. The event takes place for 4 days at the designated location and features different visiting hours. During the initial 3 days of the annual edition, attendees can visit between 10 am and 6 pm. For the fourth and final day participants can visit the fair between 10 am and 3 pm. Venues that have served as hosting locations for FESPA include Messe Berlin, Amsterdam RAI, ExCeL London and Messe Cologne. They also include IFEMA - Feria de Madrid, one of Madrid’s leading exhibition centres. 

 

Each of the mentioned exhibition centres is easy to access. This is because of the extensive public transport links connecting each venue, Messe Cologne, for example, has connections that allow reaching the site from the central railway station and airport. Because of the mentioned links, you can access the venue in 11 and 21 minutes, respectively. Likewise, you will reach Messe Berlin from the airport in 40 minutes and from the central station in 15. Amsterdam RAI is just as close to Amsterdam’s main transportation hubs. For instance, you can access the exhibition centre from the Schiphol airport in 17 minutes.

 

Each city that serves as the hosting location of FESPA is a large metropolis or popular tourist destination. They also feature an extensive public transport system of buses, trains, metros and taxis. Due to such opportunities travelling within and around the cities is easy and time-saving. For example, you can reach Berlin’s centre from the airport in 40 minutes. You can also access nearby communities such as Oranienburg in 28 minutes by using transport such as trains or buses. Many of the hosting cities feature information kiosks close to the transport stations which allows you to buy detailed city maps. 

 

All hosting cities provide an extensive range of accommodation and dining alternatives. This

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How to get to FESPA
On foot
On foot:

1h 45 min walking distance or 30 min with a bike from Berlin Hauptbahnhof

1h 45 min walking from Berlin-Tegel Airport or 30 min bike ride

By car
By car:

~25 min car ride from Berlin HBF 

~20 min from Berlin-Tegel Airport

By public transport
By public transport:

S-Bahn Nr 3 or 9 will get you from Berlin Central Station to S Messe Süd Station for 15 min and then you have 5 more minutes by foot

Option 1 from Berlin-Tegel Airport: bus X9 for 6 stops to Berlin Zoologischer Garten and then S3 or S9 to S Messe Süd (Berlin) ~35 min

Option 2 from Berlin-Tegel Airport: bus TXL for 2 stops to the Station on Beusselstraße OR bus X9 (2 stops to Jungfernheide Station) and then S42 to Messe Nord/ICC (Witzleben) ~40 min

 

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