Press Releases

23 April 2024 | Singapore

IDEM 2024 Wraps Up its 13th Edition with Record-breaking Success

IDEM 2024 charted a total of 8917 attendees, marking a significant increase of 36% from the previous edition, solidifying its status as the premier dental exhibition and conference in Asia Pacific.

Bangkok, Thailand | 10 April 2024 

A Global Culinary Adventure Arises: THAIFEX - Anuga Asia 2024

With an impressive lineup of exhibitors from 45 countries and regions worldwide, THAIFEX - Anuga Asia 2024 promises to be the most vibrant and diverse edition yet. Trade attendees can anticipate unparalleled networking, collaboration, and growth opportunities amidst fully subscribed booth spaces.

Bangkok, Thailand | 11 March 2024

THAIFEX - HOREC Asia 2024 Exceeds Expectations, Unveiling the Future of HORECA

Surpassing all expectations, the future of HORECA emerged at THAIFEX - HOREC Asia 2024. The innovations shaping the sector, and those with excellence set to elevate standards in hospitality, were showcased at the show

Sydney, Australia | 20 December 2023

SIGGRAPH Asia 2023 Sets New Heights for Innovation in Sydney: Gears Up for Next Edition in Tokyo

SIGGRAPH Asia 2023 concluded on December 15th at the iconic International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney). The event, organized by Koelnmesse Pte Ltd and ACM SIGGRAPH, a renowned ...

Singapore | October 2023

gamescom asia 2023: where Asia’s gaming scene converge

More than 34,000 visitors in attendance gamescom asia’s first physical Entertainment Zone, featured gaming heavyweights CAPCOM, PlayStation, Ubisoft and ...

Jakarta, Indonesia | 26 September 2023

IDEC 2023 Concludes as a Trendsetter in Jakarta’s Dental Exhibition Landscape

IDEC 2023 has firmly established itself as the trendsetter of dental exhibitions in Indonesia and welcomed a 22% increase in visitor numbers since the last edition in 2019.

Jakarta, Indonesia | 25 September 2023

IDEC 2023: Strengthening Its Position as the Leading Strategic Platform for Indonesia’s Dental Community

• IDEC becomes a strategic platform for promoting the advancement of the dental industry in Indonesia • The exhibition hosts more than 350 brands and companies, hailing from 14 countries

Singapore | 17 July 2023

gamescom asia announces inaugural physical B2C Entertainment Zone with first partner Capcom onboard

• Entertainment Zone weekend will showcase new games, onstage shows, hardware, esports for public • As part of expanded B2B Trade Zone, gamescom asia conference strikes...

Bangkok, Thailand | 30 May 2023

THAIFEX - Anuga Asia 2023 Smashes Records with unprecedented Scale and Global Participation

THAIFEX - Anuga Asia 2023, the largest food and beverage trade show in Southeast Asia, concluded with a resounding success, surpassing expectations with its impressive scale and remarkable international participation. ...

Bangkok, Thailand | 23 May 2023

Shaping the Future of HoReCa: THAIFEX - HOREC Asia Soft Launch Unveils Next-generation Trends in Bangkok, Thailand

The highly anticipated soft launch of THAIFEX - HORECA Asia took place today at THAIFEX - Anuga Asia, offering an exciting preview of what the official launch in March 2024 has in store. ...

Bangkok, Thailand | 23 May 2023

THAIFEX - Anuga Asia Unveils its Largest Edition Yet, Solidifying its Position as Southeast Asia’s Leading Food & Beverage Trade Show

Asia’s largest and most important food trade fair officially launched today with a grand opening ceremony at Impact Muang Thong Thani in Bangkok, Thailand. ...

Singapore | 13 April 2023

IDEM 2024 Announces its Return to April with Show Dates Confirmed for 19-21 April 2024

• Expanded exhibition halls to host around 500 exhibitors and welcome more than 8000 attendees from 70 countries • Early bird rates for IDEM 2024 exhibition sales are available until 31 May 2023

Bangkok, Thailand | 30 March 2023

THAIFEX - HOREC Asia To Make Its Debut In 2024

The Department of International Trade Promotion, the Thai Chamber of Commerce, and Koelnmesse have joined forces to create an all-new HoReCa trade show to elevate the industry to new heights. ...

Bangkok, Thailand | 20 March 2023

THAIFEX - Anuga Asia 2023 set to empower the future of Food & Beverage industry as  global leaders and innovators converge in Bangkok this May

Between 23-27 May, Asia’s most important and largest food trade fair will unite 2,700 exhibitors from over 40 countries and over 60,000 trade visitors from over 120 countries to discover new opportunities and drive emerging trends in the food and beverage industry.

Singapore | 22 February 2023

AOSC 2023 – Association of Orthodontists (Singapore) Congress Celebrates Successful First In-Person Edition Back Out of the Pandemic

AOSC 2023 – Association of Orthodontists (Singapore) Congress Celebrates Successful First In-Person Edition Back Out of the Pandemic

Daegu, South Korea | 15 December 2022

SIGGRAPH Asia 2022 drives the future of technology and sets the stage for the 16th edition on Sydney, Australia

• SIGGRAPH Asia 2022 closes in Daegu, South Korea following a resounding, successful four days of trade conference and exhibition • Brilliant minds in the field of computer graphics and immersive technology...

Singapore | 27 October 2022

gamescom asia 2022: the place to be for the games industry in one of the fastest growing regions

• More than 3,200 games industry members from 70 countries and territories attended offline and online • Expected 3 million views across all channels for gamescom asia’s Entertainment Zone • gamescom asia 2023 to return to Singapore on 19-22 October 2023 ...

Singapore | 7 October 2022

IDEM 2022 Expects to Welcome over 5,000 Attendees from across Asia-Pacific

• The in-person IDEM 2022 opened on 7 October at Marina Bay Sands Convention Centre and will run till 9 October • More than 540 exhibiting brands showcasing the latest and new product innovations and services catered to the dental industry

Singapore | 9 September 2022

gamescom asia sees over 60 companies for B2B Zone and announces change in show format

• The festival sees strong take-up B2B corporate interest • Show format to change with its Entertainment Zone fully online

Singapore | 11 August 2022

IDEM excites industry professionals with its grand return this October presenting a notable line-up of speakers and exhibits

• The in-person IDEM 2022 will be held at Marina Bay Sands Convention Centre from 7-9 October 2022. • Trade exhibitors comprise 90% of returning exhibitors and 10% of new exhibitors to launch and showcase a variety of brands and products.

Singapore | 27 July 2022

gamescom asia announces first wave of participating companies and speaker line-up

From Asian game publishers to international developers, gamescom asia is off to a strong start. gamescom asia announces the first wave of participating...

Bangkok, Thailand | 31 May 2022

THAIFEX – Anuga Asia 2022 concludes with trade visitor numbers exceeding expectations and top trends in the F&B industry revealed

Anuga Asia 2022 food and beverage trade fair has reported over 51,535 trade visitors attended the event since it opened Tuesday, 24 May, as it came to a successful conclusion on Saturday, 28 May

Bangkok, Thailand | 23 May 2022

Anuga Asia 2022 kicks off the first event day in commencement of a week of F&B innovation and a journey into the future of food

THAIFEX – Anuga Asia 2022 food and beverage trade fair officially welcomes exhibitors and visitors to IMPACT Muang Thong Thani for the region’s biggest event created to meet the needs of F&B industry operators and product innovators.

Bangkok, Thailand | 17 May 2022

THAIFEX – Anuga Asia 2022 Taste Innovation Show Awards recognise and honour local and international exhibitors for their dedication to F&B excellence and innovation

Anuga Asia 2022 TASTE INNOVATION SHOW Awards, part of the lead- up to THAIFEX – Anuga Asia 2022, Asia’s leading food tradeshow, encourages innovative F&B industry operators to drive inspiration among exhibitors, event participants and F&B players locally and internationally

Bangkok, Thailand | 28 April 2022

THAIFEX – Anuga Asia 2022 to address the needs of food industry operators as they adapt to a critically changed F&B market

The event will feature 11 food segments, 1200 exhibitors, 2,500 high-profile buyers, some 40,000 trade visitors, as well as special shows dedicated to entrepreneurs, product innovation and responding directly to buyer needs

Singapore | 11 April 2022

gamescom asia returns in 2022 with much-awaited physical Entertainment Zone for public

• Applications for exhibitors open at early bird rates. • Fans and the public will finally get to experience the consumer exhibition and demo games in-person this October.

Singapore | 24 January 2022

Announcement: International Dental Exhibition and Meeting (IDEM) postponed to latter half of 2022

Originally slated for 8–10 April, IDEM 2022 will take place between 7–9 October 2022 instead. SINGAPORE, 24 January 2022 – The organisers of IDEM,...

Singapore | 21 October 2021

gamescom asia 2021’s Hybrid Edition Marks a Key Milestone for the MICE and Gaming Industries in Singapore and the Region

• Over 2000 gaming industry members from 61 countries and regions attended online and offline • More than 2 million views across all channels for gamescom asia’s Entertainment Zone...

Singapore | 14 September 2021

Gear Up for Asia’s Most Anticipated Gaming Event with gamescom asia 2021

• Powered by AMD, gamescom asia 2021 will be held in Singapore from 14-17 October through a hybrid event • Fans can expect a fully immersive and digital experience while industry players can join in either physically or virtually for the trade event and conference...

Bangkok, Thailand | 13 August 2021

THAIFEX – ANUGA ASIA to outlast the pandemic virtually this coming September and be back to serve F&B business physically in May 2022

Considering the current situation in Thailand and believing that the health is the most important thing above all else

Singapore | 21 June 2021

gamescom asia gets into gear and set to kick off in October 2021 with a hybrid offering

To present audiences with a taste of things to come in 2022, gamescom asia will provide a hybrid event experience in 2021, featuring online shows for fans,...

Bangkok, Thailand | 26 April 2021

Kind Jugend to launch ASEAN edition in Thailand in 2022

Kind Jugend, the world’s largest trade fair for premium baby and toddler products organised by Koelnmesse, will make its ASEAN debut from 30 March to 2 April 2022 at BITEC, Bangkok, Thailand.

Tokyo, Japan | 9 April 2021

ISM to launch Japan edition in 2022

ISM, the world’s largest trade fair for sweets and snacks, will make its Asian debut in Tokyo, Japan – The Heart of East Asia. Branded as ISM Japan,...

Bangkok, Thailand | 5 March 2021

THAIFEX - Anuga Asia brings you greater opportunities through Hybrid

BANGKOK, 05 MARCH 2021 – THAIFEX - Anuga Asia 2021 will take on a new extended format – Hybrid , where its programmes will start from May and extend all the way to late September when the physical event will take place...

17 December 2020

SIGGRAPH Asia 2020 Virtual Concludes on a High Note

17 December 2020 – The very first virtual edition of SIGGRAPH Asia concluded its week-long gathering of the global computer graphics community, with over 1,500 attendees...

15 December 2020

‘Shooom’s Odyssey,’ ‘Migrants,’ and ‘Box Assassin’ Take SIGGRAPH Asia 2020 Computer Animation Festival Honors

15 December 2020 – SIGGRAPH Asia 2020 Virtual has officially announced the three award-winning films from its Computer Animation Festival. Selected from a pool of 577...

4 December 2020

SIGGRAPH Asia’s 2020 Virtual Edition Launches

4 December 2020 – The SIGGRAPH Asia Virtual Conference in 2020 kicks off with pre-recorded sessions today, 4 December 2020 and extends through to the live and premiere...

3 December 2020

Join the creators of Wind, Over the Moon, and Wolfwalkers at SIGGRAPH Asia’s Computer Animation Festival

3 December 2020 - Asia’s premiere computer animation festival, part of the SIGGRAPH Asia 2020 Virtual conference, will showcase the best of this year’s works, presented by ...

2 December 2020

Digital Humans, Virtual Reality for Mental Health featured at SIGGRAPH Asia 2020

2 December 2020 – At the SIGGRAPH Asia 2020 Virtual Conference, the Featured Sessions will cast a spotlight on the recent major breakthroughs, techniques, and arts in ...

Singapore | 29 September 2020

IDEM makes Marina Bay Sands, Singapore its new home from 2022 onwards

IDEM’s brand to be refreshed symbolically with a new venue, new logo, and online content. 29 September 2020 – SINGAPORE – For the first time since its inception in 2000...

Singapore | 29 September 2020

EmTech Asia examines emerging technologies and innovations during a pandemic

12 August 2020, Singapore – The first virtual edition of EmTech Asia, an event co-organised by MIT Technology Review and Koelnmesse Pte Ltd, was held from 4 to 6 August 2020...

Singapore | 30 August 2020

IDEM 2020 marks the first digital edition of Asia Pacific’s leading dental event

IDEM brings together a global community of dental professionals in spite of social distancing requirements, reaffirming its position as Asia Pacific’s key dentistry event, renowned for learning and networking.

Singapore | 29 September 2020

EmTech Asia examines emerging technologies and innovations during a pandemic

12 August 2020, Singapore – The first virtual edition of EmTech Asia, an event co-organised by MIT Technology Review and Koelnmesse Pte Ltd, was held from 4 to 6 August 2020...

Bangkok, Thailand | 8 July 2020

THAIFEX – Anuga Asia gears up to serve the F&B industry

Anuga Asia affirms that it will hold the exhibition from 22 – 26 September 2020, being one of the first international trade exhibitions to take place physically in Q3/Q4 this year.

2 July 2020

SIGGRAPH Asia Goes Virtual

2 July 2020 – Ongoing worldwide travel restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic make it impossible to host an in-person SIGGRAPH Asia 2020 in Daegu, South Korea in November...

Singapore | 11 June 2020

EmTech Asia 2020 Goes Virtual

11 June 2020, Singapore – MIT Technology Review and Koelnmesse have reimagined EmTech Asia in digital format. Now in its seventh edition, EmTech Asia drives intelligent...

Singapore | 10 June 2020

gamescom asia to Be Postponed to 2021

gamescom asia, originally planned for debut in Singapore this October, will move its inaugural edition to 2021. The first edition of gamescom asia has been postponed to....

Singapore | 24 March 2020

IDEM 2020 to be a digital experience

In consideration of the circumstances brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic, the organisers of IDEM 2020 are moving the event for this edition to an online experience...

Bangkok, Thailand | 12 March 2020

THAIFEX - Anuga Asia is rescheduled until 22 to 26 September 2020

In keeping up with the current situations involving the novel coronavirus COVID-19 global pandemic and the increasing restrictions being placed on travel and tourism, THAIFEX - Anuga Asia 2020 will be rescheduled to 22 to 26 September 2020.

Singapore | 28 February 2020

IDEM 2020 is postponed until June 2020

28 February 2020 – SINGAPORE - Following guidance from Singapore’s Ministry of Health and to address the concerns of all stakeholders about holding IDEM in April...

Singapore | 11 February 2020

EmTech Asia 2020 Postponed to 4-5 August 2020

SINGAPORE - MIT Technology Review and Koelnmesse, the co-organisers of EmTech Asia, have postponed Asia’s leading conference on emerging technologies until 4-5 August 2020...

Bangkok, Thailand | 26 September 2020

Shining a light on the future of the F&B industry -    THAIFEX – Anuga Asia 2020 successfully concludes

One of the first international trade exhibitions to open in Asia as Thailand recovers from COVID-19

Bangkok, Thailand | 22 September 2020

THAIFEX - Anuga Asia kick-starts with positive response for future F&B prospects

Anuga Asia opened on 22nd September 2020 to a warm welcome by exhibitors and visitors.

Singapore | 29 May 2020

gamescom to launch Asian edition in Singapore in 2020

gamescom, the world’s largest event for computer and video games, will make its Asian debut in Singapore from 15 to18 October 2020.