ISPO Munich Adds Exhibitor Space

ISPO Munich is anticipating an increase in net exhibit space of close to two percent compared to the same period last year, resulting in more than 104,500 square meters of space. The 2013 edition of ISPO Munich has drawn a number of prominent industry exhibitors, including Quiksilver, Joma, Katadyn, Woolf Running and Outpac, as new exhibitors. The trade show will be taking place  February 3 – 6, 2013 at the exhibition center at Messe München.

Read on for details regarding ISPO Munich 2013:

In 2013 more than 2,000 international exhibitors will once again present the entire bandwidth of sporting goods from the Outdoor, Ski, Action and Performance Sports segments at ISPO MUNICH.

A number of platforms at ISPO MUNICH offer in-depth networking between sports and industry:

ISPO Healthstyle, which celebrated its debut last year, will be continued in February 2013 at ISPO MUNICH with the second ISPO Health Forum and a dedicated exhibition space. Healthstyle embodies a new lifestyle combing sports and health, slated to change the sporting goods market as well as the healthcare industry with the help of product innovations, high-quality design and new customer groups.

All industry participants can visit seminars, conferences, presentations and workshops at the ISPO Academy, to help them gain an even more successful position within the international competition. The spectrum of topics at ISPO MUNICH ranges from E-Commerce and Cross-Channeling, Future Shop Strategies to Design. First-rate presenters such as Jordi Urbea, General Director of the renowned PR and communication agency Ogilvy, have already confirmed their participation in the Munich event.

Manufacturers of textile base products such as fabrics, membranes and zippers receive the opportunity to present their innovations on a dedicated platform, the ISPO Texttrends Forum. Designers and product managers can gain information on textile innovations quickly and efficiently in one, central location at ISPO MUNICH 2013.

For years, the ISPO Snow Ice & Rock Summit has been a popular get-together for the Outdoor, Ski and Backcountry industry. In 2013 it will be no different thanks to a multi-faceted program ranging from the official Outdoor Fashion Show, the DAV Boulder Cup to the ISPO AWARD Presentation.

Furthermore, a number of different ISPO Services are available as helpful tools for industry members. In cooperation with partner Sport-Job ISPO launched a new international job exchange. ISPO JOBS offers one of the industry’s most comprehensive job exchanges networking sports business professionals and available job offers.

Networking and new contacts is also the goal of the new ISPO CONNECT online service. Simply set up your personal profile compete with your areas of interest, offered services and desired target groups at www.ispo.com/connect prior to ISPO MUNICH 2013, and receive a list of partners selected according to these criteria by the intelligent online platform. This service will simplify and optimize direct contact with trade show customers and visitors.