Article

The always up-to-date article overview contains every product of the previous years and of course the latest. Discover out topics around playground and sports leisure facilities. Enjoy yourself reading!

Issue All: Trade fairs and exhibitions

didacta 2019: larger, more international and digital than ever before – including the ‘schools as exercise spaces’ project

This was the largest and most international didacta education trade fair of all time – everyone was pleased with the outcome when this year's event in Cologne concluded on 23 February 2019.

IAAPA Hosts Record-Breaking Euro Attractions Show in Amsterdam

Hosted by the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA), Euro Attractions Show (EAS) 2018 was one for the record books. It took place 25-27 September 2018, at the RAI Amsterdam Convention Centre, in the Netherlands and set new EAS records for the number of exhibiting companies (570), the size of the exhibit floor (15,000 square meters), and for the total number of participants (15,800).

GaLaBau-Fair 2018 – Four inspiring trade fair days in Nuremberg’s full halls

After four communicative trade fair days, the 23rd Gala Bau Trade Fair in Nuremberg ended with a new visitor record. For the first time ever, 72,005 trade visitors were welcomed, which is 12.3 percent more than in 2016 (64,138 trade visitors).
Event Director Stefan Dittrich is more than satisfied and summarised: „The atmosphere was simply marvellous.“...

FSB 2017 will showcase recent developments in the amenity area, sport and pool facility sectors

Playground@Landscape interviews Arne Petersen, Divisional Head of the Cologne trade fair event organisation

Largest Euro Attractions Show Hosts A Record- Breaking 12,600 Attractions Professionals in Barcelona

A record-number of European attractions industry professionals gathered at Euro Attractions Show (EAS) 2016 in Barcelona, Spain, over the past three days (20-22 September) to discover the latest developments in the leisure and attractions industry...

GaLaBau-Fair 2016 – Once again increasing quality

After four successful days, the twenty-second GaLaBau-Fair held in Nuremberg ended on 17 September. More than 64,000 professional visitors attended the exhibition to inform themselves about products and trends related to urban green planning, landscaping...

bautec / Grünbau Berlin 2016 provides fresh momentum

The organisers of bautec 2016 and Grünbau Berlin can look back on a highly successful four days. 35,000 visitors were able to find out about innovative products and services and the very latest industry developments from 500 exhibitors from 17 countries. Both exhibitors and trade visitors expressed their satisfaction with the fair.

FSB 2015: New halls – an upturn in fortunes?

Confirmation of FSB's status as the leading international meeting place: seven per cent visitor growth. 26,600 visitors from 117 countries in Cologne. A strong international presence and good visitor quality. And what are local authority decision-makers doing?

FSB 2015: Greater focus on municipalities

FSB is a meeting point for municipal decision-makers, urban planners and landscape architects /Many solutions for amenity areas, public pool and sports facilities

19.11.2010 - IOG SALTEX 2010 - Exhibitors commit to 2011 event

With nearly 7,000 visitors over the first two days of IOG SALTEX 2010, and a steady flow of serious buyers, the organisers were enjoying their highest ever level of re-bookings for next year’s event as well as numerous requests for extended stand space.

19.11.2010 - Zukunft Kommune Trade Fair 2011 has a new location

The Zukunft Kommune Trade Fair is coming to North Rhine-Westphalia: The 8th trade fair for community solutions, services & procurement is opening up its doors on 12 and 13 April, 2011 with its events running in parallel, public11, PUBLIC ENERGY and Public IT. All are to be held at the Messe Düsseldorf trade hall.

15.04.2011 - More green in public areas

How towns and local authorities can help create positive vibes is something local authority leaders can experience at the Public11 trade fair on 12 and 13 April in the Trade Fair Düsseldorf.

12.03.2012 - Prepare communities for the future

Towns and communities have to strive to remain an attractive proposition for citizens, economy and tourism.

12.03.2012 - Activity in play

The specialist area PLAYGROUND is firmly anchored in Nuremberg.

16.04.2012 - Grünbau Trade Fair in Berlin

The bautec 2012 trade fair, which ended on 25th February, was characterised by satisfaction from the participating exhibitors, organisations, guilds and institutions from the construction industry.

12.06.2012 - Croatia hosts 6th edition of Child in the City

Zagreb has implemented several child friendly projects and programmes. Part of the systematic policy of the city is to improve the care of children who have been exposed to the consequences of the war. Zagreb has proclaimed itself a ‘child friendly city’.

12.06.2012 - PlayFair 2012 - Celebrating Five Years of Play

This year's PlayFair will commemorate five years of the UK's only play-dedicated annual trade show highlighting the latest and greatest innovations in play space construction and design

12.06.2012 - Save the date

Euro Attractions Show (EAS) 2012 – Europe’s largest conference and trade show for the €8.6 billion leisure and attractions industry.

08.08.2012 - Topflex Playground

Using their experience in construction of plastic surfaces for playing fields and running tracks, the Becker Sportanlagen company has developed a fall-protection surface which provides a new dimension of safety on children's playing grounds and other areas where impact and shock absorbance is required.

08.08.2012 - Synthetic turf from TROFIL-GREEN® – evergreen and robust.

with maximum durability and a good property profile especially adapted for all professional application fields.

08.08.2012 - GaLaBau trade fair continues to expand

Even larger, even more attractive – this is how GaLaBau, Europe’s leading trade fair for the development and design of gardens, landscapes, sports fields, and playgrounds, is presenting itself in its anniversary year. GaLaBau will take place for the 20th time already from 12 to 15 September 2012. The two subsidiary exhibitions, the PLAYGROUND and Deutsche Golfplatztage (German Golf Course Days) expert sections, have also been prettified and will offer new programme points. More than 1,100 exhibitors and 60,000 specialist visitors are expected to attend the triplet fairs GaLaBau, PLAYGROUND and Deutsche Golfplatztage.

17.10.2012 - PlayFair 2012 - Celebrating Five Years of Play

The first PlayFair was held in 2008 in order to provide a platform for API members to promote their products directly to communities and schools. It has not taken long for the reputation of PlayFair to grow over the years, with increasing numbers of visitors attending at every show.

18.10.2012 - GaLaBau is still the sector’s leading trade fair – but … !?

But: are there signs that GaLaBau’s importance to the German market is on the wane? Why are some of the top manufacturers staying away? How can the site be further improved?

04.12.2012 - Euro Attractions Show 2012 a Big Success

The three-day event is owned and produced by the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA).

04.12.2012 - Sixth edition of the Child in the City conference a great success

More than 160 Participants from over 30 different countries gathered at The Westin hotel in Zagreb, Croatia in order to discuss various aspects of cities’ child friendliness.

04.12.2012 - PlayFair 2012 - Celebrating Five Years of Play

The first PlayFair was held in 2008 in order to provide a platform for API members to promote their products directly to communities and schools. It has not taken long for the reputation of PlayFair to grow over the years, with increasing numbers of visitors attending at every show.

04.12.2012 - Quality counts

As the dust settles on IOG SALTEX 2012, Brintex Events is confident about taking over the sales and marketing reins for the show, and is already setting out plans for 2013.

27.02.2013 - PLAYFAIR joins IOG SALTEX at Windsor Racecourse

In a deal struck by PlayFair organiser Brintex Events, with the support of the Association of Play Industries (API), PlayFair’s move to co-locate with IOG SALTEX is a welcome development.

12.06.2013 - FSB 2013 in splendid form

Trade journal Playground@Landscape interviews Katharina C. Hamma, CEO of Koelnmesse GmbH.

08.08.2013 - Euro Attractions Show 2013 Opens Second Exhibit Hall to Respond to High Demand

The Porte de Versailles exhibition centre in Paris, France, will host Euro Attractions Show (EAS) 2013, the largest European conference and trade show for the attractions industry, Wednesday, 18 September through Friday, 20 September.

16.10.2013 - FSB 2013 - Stronger focus on municipalities

The meeting point for municipal decision-makers, planners and landscape architects. Numerous offers for open spaces, swimming baths and sports facilities.

20.12.2013 - Euro Attractions Show 2013 in Paris a Success

Record Exhibit Floor, Sold Out Events and Tours Among Highlights

20.12.2013 - FSB 2014 demonstrates an international focus

Six hundred and twenty-two vendors from 44 countries exhibited the entire range of innovations, products and services from the sectors amenity areas, sports and pool facilities at FSB, the international exhibition for amenity areas, sports and pool facilities, across an exhibition area of 67,000 square metres.

05.11.2014 - GaLaBau 2014: Leading green trade fair more successful than ever

The 21st GaLaBau in Nuremberg drew to a close on 20 September with three records being broken: around 66,500
professional visitors (2012: 61,860) came along to find out about products and trends in "green" landscaping, construction
and maintenance. An increase in attendance of over 7 percent. 2,000 more guests from abroad alone visited the fair.
The two segments of the trade fair, Deutsche Golfplatztage (German Golf Course Days) and PLAYGROUND attracted
lively interest. In 13 fair halls, more than ever previously, 1,321 exhibitors (2012: 1,155), 23 percent of them from
outside Germany, promoted their goods and services.

05.11.2014 - After GaLaBau is before FSB

New Hall Concept for 2015: FSB and aquanale are moving to Cologne's North Halls.

15.10.2015 - FSB 2015: Greater focus on municipalities

FSB is a meeting point for municipal decision-makers, urban planners and landscape architects /Many solutions for amenity areas, public pool and sports facilities

14.12.2015 - FSB 2015: New halls – an upturn in fortunes?

Confirmation of FSB's status as the leading international meeting place: seven per cent visitor growth. 26,600 visitors from 117 countries in Cologne. A strong international presence and good visitor quality. And what are local authority decision-makers doing?

15.04.2016 - bautec / Grünbau Berlin 2016 provides fresh momentum

The organisers of bautec 2016 and Grünbau Berlin can look back on a highly successful four days. 35,000 visitors were able to find out about innovative products and services and the very latest industry developments from 500 exhibitors from 17 countries. Both exhibitors and trade visitors expressed their satisfaction with the fair.

15.10.2016 - GaLaBau-Fair 2016 – Once again increasing quality

After four successful days, the twenty-second GaLaBau-Fair held in Nuremberg ended on 17 September. More than 64,000 professional visitors attended the exhibition to inform themselves about products and trends related to urban green planning, landscaping...

15.12.2016 - Largest Euro Attractions Show Hosts A Record- Breaking 12,600 Attractions Professionals in Barcelona

A record-number of European attractions industry professionals gathered at Euro Attractions Show (EAS) 2016 in Barcelona, Spain, over the past three days (20-22 September) to discover the latest developments in the leisure and attractions industry...

20.02.2017 - FSB 2017 will showcase recent developments in the amenity area, sport and pool facility sectors

Playground@Landscape interviews Arne Petersen, Divisional Head of the Cologne trade fair event organisation

19.10.2018 - GaLaBau-Fair 2018 – Four inspiring trade fair days in Nuremberg’s full halls

After four communicative trade fair days, the 23rd Gala Bau Trade Fair in Nuremberg ended with a new visitor record. For the first time ever, 72,005 trade visitors were welcomed, which is 12.3 percent more than in 2016 (64,138 trade visitors).
Event Director Stefan Dittrich is more than satisfied and summarised: „The atmosphere was simply marvellous.“...

05.12.2018 - IAAPA Hosts Record-Breaking Euro Attractions Show in Amsterdam

Hosted by the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA), Euro Attractions Show (EAS) 2018 was one for the record books. It took place 25-27 September 2018, at the RAI Amsterdam Convention Centre, in the Netherlands and set new EAS records for the number of exhibiting companies (570), the size of the exhibit floor (15,000 square meters), and for the total number of participants (15,800).

18.04.2019 - didacta 2019: larger, more international and digital than ever before – including the ‘schools as exercise spaces’ project

This was the largest and most international didacta education trade fair of all time – everyone was pleased with the outcome when this year's event in Cologne concluded on 23 February 2019.