Top trade shows on games and consoles worldwide

Top trade shows on games and consoles worldwide

Top trade shows on games and consoles worldwide

Games and consoles are one of the fastest growing sectors in the market today. Innovations and market developments are happening on a regular basis. In view of this, plenty of trade shows are held around the globe to provide information on the latest trends.

gamescom: The World's largest trade fair and event highlight for interactive games and entertainment

gamescom trade show will take place in Koelnmesse, Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia on August 17-21, 2016.

The leading international trade fair is annual, and it is open to the public—1st day trade visitors and press only.

The main exhibit sectors of gamescom: electronic entertainment, hardware (PC, consoles, handhelds, tablets, mobile phones/smart phones, netbooks), software (games, edutainment, infotainment), mobile and online gaming, telecommunications and internet, merchandising, education, associations/public organisations, media, and services.

The focus of the trade show is on the following business sectors: information technology, communication technology, multimedia, and consumer electronics.

Koelnmesse GmbH is the trade show organizer in charge of gamescom.

Dubai world game expo

Dubai World Game Expo will take place on November 14-15, 2016 at Halls 3 & 4 of the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre. The expo is the largest event for video games and digital entertainment industry in the Middle East & North Africa (MENA) region.

DWGE is the leading platform for meeting with interactive entertainment developers, publishers, distributors, service providers, platform providers, localization providers, payment providers, multimedia, telecom operators, investors, government officials, and retailers in the MENA region.

DWGE presents trends and innovations in the following: video games, online games, mobile games, edutainment & infotainment software, game related hardware, and next-generation platforms.

The highlights of the trade shows are electronic entertainment, video games, online games, and smartphones. among others. These trade shows are annual in their frequency and some are biennial.

CIAE: China guangzhou international game and amusement expo

China Guangzhou International Game and Amusement Expo is scheduled to be held at the China Import & Export Fair Complex, Pazhou Island,  Guangzhou, China PR from March 9 to March 11, 2016.

This annual event is targeted at the Amusement and Entertainment sectors and will exhibit photo booths, park rides, touch screens, animatronics and amusement machine parts, coin-operated machines, redemption games, video games, 3D and 4D shows, simulators, kiddie rides, lottery equipment, interactive games, vending, cranes, park rides, arcade games and touchscreens.

The organisers of this innovative event are the China Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (CAAPA) and welcomes all trade visitors and the general public.

If you want to make the most out of your tradeshow presence, e.g. in finding sales agent, distributor or clients, then contact Alliance experts.

This entry in knowledge was updated on April 30, 2016 by specialist.