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SISO held a Joint Leadership Summit with UFI, AEO and SACEOS in Singapore, October 5-7, 2021. At the event they signed a MOU to launch the Asia CEO Summit in October 2022.Read More
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MEDIA RELEASE: Reopening roadmap for regional business events reaffirmed by ASEAN and Global Exhibitions leaders in Singapore07 Oct 2021
The launch of the Asia CEO Summit in Singapore will support the development and reinvigoration of the region’s exhibitions industry
7 October 2021 – A reopening roadmap for the region’s business events industry has been charted and reaffirmed by ASEAN leaders and Global Exhibitions Organisers, who met face-to-face at the Joint Leadership Summit (JLS) of AEO / SACEOS / SISO / UFI - Singapore at the Fullerton Hotel on 5-7 October 2021.
MEDIA RELEASE: ASEAN Leaders and Global Exhibitions Organisers gather in Singapore to set stage for the reopening of regional business events30 Sep 2021
The Joint Leadership Summit of AEO / SACEOS / SISO / UFI – Singapore will bring government leaders and major event organisers to the table to chart a reopening roadmap for the region’s exhibitions/business industry
30 September 2021 – The Joint Leadership Summit (JLS) of AEO / SACEOS / SISO / UFI - Singapore taking place from 5th to 7th October at the Fullerton Hotel, will see the first face-to-face meeting, since the pandemic began, of ASEAN government ministers, major global organisers, trade association leaders and tourism bureau chiefs to reinvigorate the region’s business events industry and reboot inter- and intra-regional business travel.
January 8, 2021 - Atlanta, GA - The Society of Independent Show Organizers (SISO), the international body for companies who own, produce, or provide full-service management of events, have announced that the Virtual Events Institute (VEI) certified training program becomes an official member benefit discount to SISO members.
The mission of the Society of Independent Show Organizers (SISO) is to meet their members' common needs by providing peer networking opportunities, education, industry information, and best practices in the industry. VEI will provide an official discount to SISO members for its online education platform dealing with all aspects relating to the production, promotion, and monetization of online and hybrid events.
09 Dec 2020
Every winter in Las Vegas, buyers and sellers in the fashion industry typically converge for a week filled with a series of trade shows held throughout the city.
This February, however, due to the continued uncertainty organizers face on when they will be able to hold their shows in Las Vegas, three of the largest for-profit companies have banded together to move their events to Orlando’s Orange County Convention Center Feb. 9-11.Read More
09 Oct 2020
NORTHBROOK, Ill.—Oct. 9, 2020—The Global Biorisk Advisory Council® (GBAC), a Division of ISSA, today launched its GBAC STAR™ Facility Directory. This new web-based tool allows users to identify facilities that have earned or committed to achieve GBAC STAR accreditation, the designation reserved for facilities that have demonstrated a thorough approach to cleaning, disinfection, and infection prevention.
Atlanta/Paris – October 8: SISO, the Society for Independent Show Organizers, and UFI, The Global Association of the Exhibition Industry, today call on policymakers and governments around the world to empower the best policy solutions to maintain the flow of people, products, and services – and in doing so, to activate the potentials of rapid antigen COVID tests.Read More
The Society of Independent Show Organizers announced support for Go LIVE Together, a coalition dedicated to enabling essential safety guidelines, and protecting the tradeshow and live events industry in the wake of COVID-19. In addition to joining the coalition, SISO announced it is investing $250,000 to aid with legislative advocacy efforts to support industry recovery and to help government officials understand the true impact events have on economies and job creation. SISO calls for other leading industry associations to contribute to their advocacy efforts.Read More
Aims to Enable Essential Safety Guidelines and Protect the Trade Show and Live Events Industry
Atlanta – May 12, 2020: Today the Society of Independent Show Organizers (SISO) announced support for Go LIVE Together, a coalition dedicated to enabling essential safety guidelines, and protecting the trade show and live events industry in the wake of COVID-19. In addition to joining the coalition, SISO announced it is investing $250,000 to aid with legislative advocacy efforts to support industry recovery and to help government officials understand the true impact events have on economies and job creation. SISO calls for other leading industry associations to contribute to their advocacy efforts.Read More
- “This Show is open” / “This Expo is open” campaign made available to exhibitionRead More
organisers around the world
- Campaign highlights the critical role exhibitions and events play in times of crisis
- Both associations pledge to make campaign available to meeting industry
associations serving other types of events
Paris / Atlanta – 5 March 2020: Paris based UFI, the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry, and Atlanta based SISO, The Society of Independent Show Organizers, today launch a new campaign, called “This Show Is Open”.
19 Feb 2020
Paris / Atlanta – February 19: Around the world, societies and businesses are dealing with the consequences of the current outbreak of COVID-19.
Our sympathies lie with everyone dealing with symptoms of this new type of virus, and we wish them a speedy recovery.Read More