Galactic Star Wars Celebration Europe: MESSE ESSEN taken over by more than 20,000 Stars Wars fans
Luke Skywalker, Darth Vader, storm troopers, Chewbacca, Princess Leia or Yoda were only a few of the many costumes in which fans of the legendary fantasy films travelled to the Star Wars Celebration Europe at MESSE ESSEN from around the world. The fun was shared by more than 20,000 visitors. On three days, from 26 to 28 July 2013, they were given a chance to get close to their great idols in cinema shows, workshops and discussions, and to have their photos taken in front of famous film sets.
Top Organisers Convened at Messe Essen
The people from the German event sector were guests in the Congress Center Essen on June 10 and 11: Over 100 representatives of leading marketing organisations, congress centres, conference hotels, event agencies and professional congress organisers congregated in order to exchange ideas with each other. The occasion was the members' meeting of GCB German Convention Bureau e.V., the umbrella organisation for the German conference and congress sector. With the event, Messe Essen and its Congress Center Essen / Grugahalle division are consolidating their reputation as a location for high-ranking congresses and events.
ESSEN MOTOR SHOW Wins "Tacken 2013" Marketing Prize
The ESSEN MOTOR SHOW has been distinguished with the "Tacken 2013" marketing prize in gold. Marketing-Club Essen honoured the successful relaunch of the automobile fair with this award.
Mein WOCHENMARKT Will Move to Messe Essen
Trade Fair and Forum for Mobile Trading on August 25, 2013
The trade fair for mobile trading "Mein WOCHENMARKT" ("My Weekly Market") will come to Essen: At Messe Essen on August 25, 2013, producers, weekly market traders and organisers of weekly markets will be able to obtain information about the newest products and services for everything to do with the weekly market. The spectrum offered by ancillary suppliers, producers and the trade will be widespread: From transport vehicles and trailers via scales and cash register systems right up to packaging materials and marketing solutions, trade visitors will find everything for the daily market business.
Star Wars Celebration in Germany for the first time at Messe Essen between July 26th – 28th 2013
Star Wars fans all over Europe are anxiously awaiting July 26th 2013. This is when Star Wars Celebration Europe will come to Germany for the first time in its history. An intergalactic event which includes actors, costumed characters and collectibles from a 36 year history is awaiting all fans of the legendary film saga at the Messe Essen between July 26th – 28th 2013. There will be something exiting not only for fans of the movies, but also for fans of the animated series “Star Wars:The Clone Wars” as well as for passionate collectors and all who want to go on an intergalactic journey.
The Planning Competition for Lead Planners for Strengthening Messe Essen Has Been Concluded Successfully
First Prize Went to slapa oberholz pszczulny | architekten GbR from Düsseldorf
The planning competition for strengthening Messe Essen has been decided. The first prize endowed with Euro 129,000 is going to the team of lead planners from slapa oberholz pszczulny | architekten GbR from Düsseldorf under the leadership of Helmut Oberholz. The jury with high-ranking members was chaired by the renowned Cologne architect Kaspar Kraemer, made its unanimous decision on October 23, 2012 and recommended the prize-winning work for implementation.
Fair and congress DCONex 2014 for the first time concurrent with the DEUBAUKOM
The DCONex, the unique integrative special fair relating to hazardous substances management and remediation of contaminated sites is being held for the first time in combination with the DEUBAUKOM in Essen from 15 to 17 January 2014. Important topics of the DCONex are the remediation of buildings and the reactivation of wasteland and contaminated sites.
New traffic guidance system at Messe Essen
Precision in the field of logistics: targeted time slot control optimises traffic conditions Truck queues, jostling and discussions at the entrance gates to Messe Essen are largely a thing of the past. A new traffic guidance system ensures orderly traffic conditions on the stand construction and dismantling days at the fair.
The new traffic control system is one of the most modern in the German fair landscape.
BIG BIKE EUROPE – Premiere 2013 in Essen
In May 2013 Messe Essen will become the centre of attention for the European motorcycle industry with the launch of BIG BIKE EUROPE, the International Headquarters Expo for the European Parts, Accessory, Workshop, Performance, Custom and Tuning Industry.
As the name suggests, this new event will focus on all large capacity machines (over 500cc) - from high performance sport bikes to tourers, adventure sports, enduro, cruisers and custom builds. The show offers a new concept to both the industry and to motorcycle owners delivering a trade only day (May 10th 2013) and two public days (11th and 12th May 2013). Specially invited exhibitors will be displaying the world’s finest parts, accessories, performance, tuning, service and workshop products.
The exhibition will host the acclaimed AMD (American Motorcycle Dealer) European Championship of Custom Bike Building, which brings together the best custom built bikes in Europe to become European Champion, with the opportunity to go on to compete at the World Championships held at Sturgis, South Dakota, USA.
Big Bike Europe is organised by Dealer World, the publishers of the worlds most influential and respected international motorcycle industry trade publications.
The Choice of Messe Essen for the show places the event at the heartland of large motorcycle ownership in Europe, within easy range of a huge proportion of Europe’s 500cc plus riders. With its excellent road and transport infrastructure and world class Expo facilities, Essen provides the ideal location for BIG BIKE EUROPE.
Essen City Council Gives the Green Light to the Modernisation of the Fair Site
At its meeting yesterday, Essen City Council adopted a comprehensive restructuring package for Messe Essen GmbH. In essence, the council's resolution will ensure the financing basis for a complex modernisation programme.
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