What is a trade show? A trade show is an event intended to unite members of a particular industry (such as consumer technology, automotive parts, aviation, fashion, food service, toys, etc.) so they can showcase and demonstrate their latest products and services. They also provide opportunities for networking, education, training, and collaboration. This infographic explores the largest trade shows in America based on the net square footage of the event. The biggest trade show in America is the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) which encompasses an impressive 2,930,421 square feet of exhibit space! The Consumer Electronics Show is a highly sought-after stage for technology companies across the globe to highlight their new products and software innovations. Consumer electronics include devices used for entertainment and communication such as phones, video game consoles, computers, cameras, wearable tech, and virtual reality platforms. There are over 100,000 attendees and 4,550 exhibitors annually.
Infographic by: uprinting