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 Decorative Surfaces Conference


Decorative surfaces are used on a wide range of products from furniture, fixtures and cabinets to residential and commercial interiors. To intelligently specify the right surface materials for any given project, it is important to be aware of available surfacing options, the latest design trends and advanced performance characteristics.

The IWPA Annual Convention provides access to over 300 importers, U.S. manufacturers, exporters, wholesalers, offshore suppliers and service providers of wood products from nearly 30 countries. As an attendee, you will experience informative educational sessions, fun activities and networking events. Our convention will give you new ideas for your business, provide important market intelligence and include opportunities to network with colleagues from around the globe. 

Join us at LIGNA 2015. All the relevant technology suppliers will be represented at the world’s largest tradeshow for the wood and furniture industry and woodworking crafts this year. Find out more about the comprehensive range of offerings and benefit from innovations, new products and leading-edge production standards.


Woodworking’s Newest Advances on Full Display.

Known as the industry’s innovation marketplace, AWFS®Fair attracts thousands of woodworking professionals to Las Vegas for in-depth, top-quality training and a broad-based look at the newest technology solutions for their operations.

2013 NBMDA Annual Convention & Tabletop Business Session

Great Speakers, Interactive Sessions Hear nationally recognized speakers share their expertise on economic trends, driving sales, relationship building, and upcoming policy issues. Roundtable discussions following some keynote speakers give you the chance to dissect...

NEOCON® 2013, Nation’s Largest Exhibition Of Contract Furnishings, Returns To Chicago June 10-12, 2013

The 45th annual NeoCon®, the National Exposition of Contract Furnishings, is North America’s largest design exposition and conference for commercial interiors. NeoCon features the latest design...

Global Shop 2013

GlobalShop is the world's largest annual event for retail design and shopper marketing. It's the only show in the world where you can find the largest, most comprehensive array...

KBIS 2013

The Kitchen & Bath industry’s main event is an inspiring, interactive showcase of everything new, where the brightest and best assemble to spot trends...

Surfaces 2013

The leading floor covering industry event, brings together thousands of retailers, distributors, installers...


The trade fair of innovation

In 2015 interzum will live up to its reputation as a trade fair of innovations once again to provide inspiration to the industry with the trends displayed. Exhibitors will inspire their visitors as much with global product launches as with trend-setting equipment and materials for common as well as unusual purposes.


 All display areas at LIGNA are dedicated to the latest solutions to the big global challenges and trends of our times, such as sustainable, smart production, resource efficiency and individualization. 


 International Contemporary Furniture Fair, ICFF

The 26th annual International Contemporary Furniture Fair, North America's platform for global design, will map the newest fronteir of what's best and what's next at New York City's Jacob K. Javits Convention Center.

 Healthcare Design Conference

 The HEALTHCARE DESIGN Conference is the premier event devoted to how the design of responsibly built environments directly impact the safety, operation, clinical outcomes, and financial success of healthcare facilities now and into the future.

 Stiles, Executive Briefing Conference

For eleven years, the Executive Briefing Conference (EBC) has been asking the questions, “What’s now? What’s new? And, what’s next?”

The EBC has become the premier venue for key manufacturers to network and explore new ways to succeed. By providing strategic and practical information that addresses manufacturing challenges, the EBC provides a forum to find out about new technologies and discover opportunities in a non-commercial environment.  

 Events, Green Building

Greenbuild features the world's largest expo hall devoted to green building, and the stage is set for one of the largest yet this November.


ORGATEC 2010 with early bird discount

ORGATEC 2014 will present Modern Working Environment