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Press Releases from Clarion Events (29 total)

Global leaders from Elisa, Softbank, TIM, BT and MTS come together to share netw …

Rome, Italy. 04 September 2018 - With Europe taking a slating over delays to driving 5G forward, many of the region's leading operators are taking matters into their own hands and ensuring they have the technologies and expertise in place for when barriers are lifted. In comparison to their North America and Asian counterparts in particular, developments in Europe have been somewhat stifled, with legacy networks, regulation and spectrum availability an

Understanding new markets, bringing impetus to new markets

The ZOW Lighting Forum will be curated by Elmar Schüller, founder and initiator of the Innovative Living Institute [Bad Salzuflen, 14 January 2015] Whether at home, in stores or integrated in furniture - efficient light-emitting diode technology (LED) and state-of-the-art control engineering have opened up new possibilities in the field of lighting design. OLEDs (organic light-emitting diodes) are already being celebrated as the new generation of lighting, which produce light over

ZOW 2015: The cost-efficient handling of small lot sizes

Logistics Forum to showcase efficient logistics solutions with value-added potential [Bad Salzuflen, 16 December] Furniture buyers demand individualised products, top quality and short delivery periods at the lowest possible price. With far-reaching consequences for the furniture logistics sector – after all, the customised furniture must reach the client on time without any missing parts or damage, and has to be assembled on site. “The significance of logistics as a factor for

ZOW 2015: Efficient processes and information flows for greater profitability

Forum IT shows smart system integration solutions [Bad Salzuflen, November 28, 2014] Furniture today should be just as unique as its owners. In order to satisfy these consumer requirements, manufacturers are offering more and more possibilities for individualisation - with far-reaching consequences for the manufacturing process, since an increasing diversity of variants also brings about greater demands in terms of procurement, production and logistics. In order to assert itself successfully in

ZOW 2015: Georg Frey, curator of the special exhibition area "Machines and Proce …

Lignum Consulting provides possible solutions for the individualisation of serial production [Bad Salzuflen, November 25, 2014] There has been a significant increase in the number of variants in the furniture industry. Yet the sector is still taking a critical stance towards the shift from "traditional" serial production, especially on account of aspects in connection with production engineering: In the case of medium-sized enterprises, in particular, this leads to new challenges

On the trail of trends

ZOW trend scout Lidewij Edelkoort presents her projections for the future to suppliers [Frankfurt am Main, November 19, 2014] Around thirty decision-makers from the supply industry were provided with an exclusive insight into the future of the furniture sector on 12th November: As part of the trend forecast seminar in Frankfurt am Main, trend scout Lidewij Edelkoort presented some initial findings of her trend research to suppliers and designers, which

The new world of shopping

ZOW 2015: Shopfitting Forum takes a detailed look at the demands made on the store designs and store fittings and furnish-ings of tomorrow [Bad Salzuflen, November 13, 2014] Growing competition from online trading companies, a shift in consumer behaviour and a high degree of product and price transparency - the stationary retail trade is set to undergo radical change. These rapid developments bring about new challenges to be faced by the

ZOW 2015: A networked value chain

Special exhibition area illustrates the potential offered by RFID technology in the furniture industry [Bad Salzuflen, 6 November, 2014] Industrial manufacturing in the furniture industry is about to undergo a radical change: The demand for tailor-made products is also growing in the furniture sector, while, at the same time, delivery periods are expected to be as short as possible and prices should remain low. The individualisation of serially produced furniture

Established technologies, new application possibilities

Lidewij Edelkoort provides an insight into the trends of tomorrow in the ZOW Trend Report on the Paris Design Show [Bad Salzuflen, 30 October 2014] Trend expert Lidewij Edelkoort visited the Paris show Maison & Objet as a source of inspiration for ZOW - the International Exhibition for Suppliers to the Furniture and Interior Design Industries, and illustrates new design trends with which the furniture industry can delight its customers.

Design trend upcycling: From waste wood to furniture

Lidewij Edelkoort presents the highlights of the largest furniture fair in North America in ZOW Trend Report New York [Bad Salzuflen, 18 August 2014] Acting as ZOW trend scout, the world famous trend expert, Lidewij Edelkoort, visited the International Contemporary Furni-ture Fair (ICFF) in New York. In her trend_report on the American fair she filters out the developments set to influence the furniture market in the coming seasons. The event

Blends of materials are gaining in popularity

ZOW trend_scout Lidewij Edelkoort is analysing the current design trends of the Milan Furniture Fair [Bad Salzuflen, 05 August 2014] As the ZOW trend scout, Lidewij Edelkoort, the pioneer of trend research, has taken a look around "Salone Internazionale del Mobile" in Milan and will be presenting her initial analyses in the trend_report in the run-up to ZOW 2015. The furniture fair in Milan has, above all, demonstrated one thing:

Lidewij Edelkoort looks to the future of the furniture industry

ZOW 2015 sets new standards with a proven concept [Bad Salzuflen, 25 July 2014] Lidewij Edelkoort has been one of the most influential trend researchers in the world of fashion and lifestyle for several years. The furniture industry can now also profit from the Dutch designer's wealth of experience: a new member of the ZOW team, Lidewij Edelkoort will tour the world's most important design and furnishing fairs scouting out

New focal point of the supplier show for mechanical engineering

FMB 2014 with a special plastics engineering show FMB – the supplier show for mechanical engineering, which will be staged for the tenth time at Bad Salzuflen Exhibition Centre from 5-7 November 2014, is adding a special show on the subject of plastics engineering to its exhibition portfolio. Exhibitors will be presenting machines, products and services on a separate display area geared towards the requirements of the plastics processing industry. This

Lidewij Edelkoort looks to the future of the furniture industry

ZOW 2015 sets new standards with a proven concept [Bad Salzuflen, 25 July 2014] Lidewij Edelkoort has been one of the most influential trend researchers in the world of fashion and lifestyle for several years. The furniture industry can now also profit from the Dutch designer's wealth of experience: a new member of the ZOW team, Lidewij Edelkoort will tour the world's most important design and furnishing fairs scouting out

New focal point of the supplier show for mechanical engineering

FMB 2014 with a special plastics engineering show FMB – the supplier show for mechanical engineering, which will be staged for the tenth time at Bad Salzuflen Exhibition Centre from 5-7 November 2014, is adding a special show on the subject of plastics engineering to its exhibition portfolio. Exhibitors will be presenting machines, products and services on a separate display area geared towards the requirements of the plastics processing industry. This

ZOW 2015: Managing complexity

Industry event highlights customization of series production furniture [Bad Salzuflen, July 16, 2014] Whether they’re equipping a commercial proper-ty or their own home, today’s customer isn’t looking for standardized fittings – he wants affordable distinctive furniture that can be designed according to his own ideas. To meet this challenge, furniture manufacturers and property outfitters offer a wealth of customization options ranging from a variety of sizes, shapes, materials, structures, colors and

Points of emphasis at the upcoming FMB – Supplier Show for Mechanical Engineer …

In focus: Measurement and testing technology in industrial production When FMB – the Supplier Show for Mechanical Engineering starts on the 5th November 2014 in Bad Salzuflen Exhibition Centre, the participation of compa-nies from the field of measurement and testing technology will be greater than ever before in the ten year history of the trade fair. Companies exhibiting will amongst other things display

Looking ahead to FMB – The supplier show for mechanical engineering

Innovations and trends in control engineering - a focused overview Around 85 of the expected 450 exhibitors will be showcasing their products and system solutions from the field of control engineering at the forthcoming supplier show for mechanical engineering (FMB), which will be staged at Bad Salzuflen Exhibition Centre from 5-7 November 2014. A com-paratively high number of exhibitors will be presenting their range of electrical engineering solu-tions, which ultimately provides

Positive outcome at close of ZOW 2014 - Industry event provided high-carat platf …

[Bad Salzuflen, 24 February, 2014] After four well-attended show days in Bad Salzuflen, the organizers of the 20th ZOW have reported a positive outcome to the show. More than 12,500 trade visitors from 79 countries came to Germany’s East Westphalia-Lippe region February 10-13 to find out about the trends and new products for the coming season at the international suppliers’ show for the furniture and interior design industries. Right down

ZOW Moscow 2014 still on the road to success

International Fair for Suppliers to the Furniture and Interior Design Industries set to get under way together with the furniture show [Bad Salzuflen/Moscow, 3 February 2014] When ZOW Moscow opens its doors from 12-15 May 2014, visitors can also look forward to an extended exhibition next to the new venue at the Mosexpo site at Prospekt Mira. The international furniture show FIDexpo will be taking place at the same time and

imm cologne 2014 reflects the efficiency of the furniture supply industry

The furniture show provides a foretaste of the upcoming ZOW 2014 [Bad Salzuflen/Cologne, 3 February 2014] As the first interior design show of the year, imm cologne has set the tone for a successful year of furniture in 2014. More than 1,200 exhibitors from over 50 countries showcased the trends in furniture and interior design of the coming season, thereby acting as a decisive impetus for the industry. "The new

EMART Asia Gathers LNG Trading Experts During SIEW from Tuesday

Kasper Walet, CEO of Maycroft, hosting Asian LNG Trading Workshop LNG trading is the next big thing in energy markets. In South East Asia, a whole new ecosystem comprising LNG traders, service companies and the supporting physical infrastructure is now taking shape. The 2nd EMART Asia, taking place during Singapore International Energy Week next week, from 23 – 24 October, will be the anchor energy trading forum, focusing on LNG Energy

Australia Upgrading Water Grid Infrastructure Across States To Improve Water Con …

Itron hosting ‘Intelligent Water Networks’ workshop at Smart Utilities Australia & New Zealand Water saving and efficiency strategies have become of paramount importance in order to counter Australia’s recent series of droughts and floods. In order to improve ageing assets as well as offset the effects of global warming, several Australian water utilities have recently been involved in projects towards the upgrading and optimisation of their grid infrastructure. Australian water utilities

Development projects for Angola’s electrical energy sector will be implemented …

USD 16,5 billion dollars are ready to be invested in the consolidation of the electrical energy sector During the opening session of the legislative year, Angola’s State President, José Eduardo dos Santos, made reference to the year 2016 as the year for the stabilization of energy supply in Angola. In a recent public appearance, the country’s Minister of Energy and Water, João Batista Borges, confirmed that development projects should be implemented

Military Training and Simulation gathers pace in Asia

Singapore, July 26 – There are many challenges facing the acquisition of affordable simulation technologies for Asian armed forces. Throughout the region different militaries weigh options for buying new equipment, looking to overcome issues such as integrating digital equipment to live training methods, identifying the correct C2 simulation systems for their specific requirements and how to buy the most cost effective COTS simulation software. According to Amo Mostofi, General Manager

Clarion Events and Global Smart Energy’s Jesse Berst announce knowledge partne …

Clarion Events and GlobalSmartEnergy MD Jesse Berst have entered into a knowledge partnership. This was announced today in Dallas, Texas, during the annual Metering, Billing/MDM America conference and exhibition, one of Clarion Events’ flagship metering industry events. “Perfect fit for our business” Clarion Events’ Chief Executive for Conferences Russell Wilcox says: “We are delighted by the knowledge partnership we have entered into with Jesse in his capacity as

FNB to share South African mobile money success at MMT Africa

South Africa has made an important contribution to the mobile money transfer industry and the country’s banks have been highly participatory when it comes to developing mobile banking and mobile money solutions. This is according to Yolande Van Wyk, CEO: Smart Services at the South African banking giant First National Bank (FNB). She is part of a distinguished list of industry experts who will address the annual MMT

No risk of oil shortage due to Libya says Total’s Jean-Jacques Mosconi

There is no risk of oil shortage due to the current situation in Libya, says Total’s Senior Vice President, Strategy, Jean-Jacques Mosconi. He is part of a high-level line-up of experts which will address the upcoming Middle East Downstream Week from 8-11 May in Abu Dhabi, UAE. The political uncertainty in many parts of the Middle East will form part of the discussions by industry attendees, including NOCs,

Lack of standards in key areas is major road block for European power industry s …

It is necessary for the key players and the main stakeholders in the European power market to sit down and work on defining the requirements for the next generation power distribution, says Martin Speiermann, Vice President, Sales and Marketing of PowerSense, a global Danish utility control systems supplier. PowerSense heads up a list of leading utility and power specialists gathering at the upcoming Transmission & Distribution Europe and Smart