gamescom 2014: It is worth booking early

Reduced conditions available up until 17 February - save up to 15 percent on the prices of exhibition space - secure attractive conditions for space in the business and entertainment area.

A major event is casting shadows well in advance: From 13 to 17 August, the gamescom 2014 is being staged and the registration process for the largest event in the world for interactive entertainment is already in full swing. Up until 17 February, the exhibitors of the gamescom can profit from an early booking discount of up to 15 percent on their reserved space. And that is not all. In addition to the best booking conditions, early bookers also increase their chance of receiving a top location at the industry meeting point of the year, which boasts a total exhibition surface of 140,000 square meters. Last year, over 635 exhibitors from 40 countries presented their novelties. 340,000 visitors (+23 percent) including 29,600 trade visitors, made use of the gamescom 2013 as an information and business platform. The exhibitors were correspondingly satisfied with the outcome of the event: Regarding the achievement of their trade fair goals, 81 percent of the companies interviewed were very satisfied and the trade visitor attendance was positively assessed by over 90 percent.

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For 90 years, Koelnmesse has been bringing people and markets together. The success story of Cologne trade fairs began in 1924 with the opening of the first event on the exhibition grounds in Cologne-Deutz. During the "economic miracle" of the post-World War II era, the "Rheinische Messe" became a global trading center. Today Koelnmesse has the world's fifth-largest exhibition complex and organizes approximately 75 trade fairs in Cologne and all over the world. During its anniversary year of 2014, Koelnmesse is bringing its history to the public’s attention through numerous activities, publications, and exhibitions.


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