Bravo Gyeongnam Expo 2017 additional promotion halls to be newly installed will display a much greater variety of exhibits

Bravo Gyeongnam Expo 2017, the exhibition for specialties in Gyeongnam Province, will be held at Changwon Convention Center(CECO) from November 16 to 19 over a scheduled period of four days.
This year’s exhibition, which will be held for the 11th time, is expected to exhibit more diverse items than previous ones, owing to the promotion halls for two fields that have been newly established this year. In the whole exhibition scale, it was expanded to 320 companies with 500 booths, from 304 companies with 445 booths last year.
In order to widely promote the value of Korea’s specialties including Gyeongnam’s to overseas countries and help territorial cultivation of the exhibiting companies as well as the domestic territorial cultivation of them, 1:1 matching consultation will be held for actual expansion of exports by inviting over 30 buyers from 10 countries around the world.
In this Brave Gyeongnam Expo, which is also the marketing site for specialty industries, with the largest scale in Gyeongnam Province, exhibits will include the representative agricultural/livestock/marine/forest products, herbal tea, medicinal plants, health food, handcrafts, traditional alcoholic drinks, Gyeongnam 6th industrial products, the products of information-oriented villages, etc. of the 18 cities and counties (gun). The excellent specialties from other regions will be exhibited with more enhanced contents.
It has a distinct characteristics of arranging booth sizes diversely by the main fields while allocating them with a sense of balance for domestic visitors and overseas buyers, and the booth allocation is expected to be as follows: – 270 booths for the enterprises located in Gyeongnam Province; 57 booths for special promotion hall for Gyeongnam; 15 booths for excellent specialties from other cities/provinces; 20 new booths for Kimjang (Kimchi-making for winter) & incidental industries; 10 booths for overseas promotion/products; 20 new booths for promotion of local representative foods; 28 booths for special invited exhibitions; and 80 booths for additional facilities.
During the exhibition period, the programs people can participate in and intermingle will be strengthened, and provide various attractions where domestic & overseas visitors to the exhibition can experience the attraction of Gyeongnam. On the permanent stage in the exhibition hall, the traditional cultural performances and audience-participating events will be held at various times, and a Kimjang event for helping unfortunate neighbors, 2017 eco-friendly∧nationally certified agricultural-food masterpiece contest, Gyeongnam traditional alcoholic drinks festival, etc. will be held as the main additional events, and it will be reborn as a participatory exhibition reflecting the five senses of Gyeongnam. | Blog Magazine of Korean products, brands and Goods

Korea International Furniture & Interior Korea International Furniture & Interior Fair (KOFURN) is a four-day event scheduled to beheld from August 30 to September 3, 2017 at the KINTEX – Korea International Exhibition Center −in Goyang, Korea. This event showcases products like Wall & Floor Products, Windows and Doors Products, Blinds, Lighting, Indoor Landscape architecture, Floriculture Decoration, Indoor Fountains, and Interior Related-products. in the Architecture & Designing, and Furniture industries.
The Korea International Furniture and Interior Industry Exhibition held the first “International Woodworking Machinery Exhibition” in 1981, followed by the “National Excellent Furniture Exhibition” also in 1981, and the “Woodworking Machinery Exhibition,” also as a part of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry’s promotion of the furniture industry. It was held biennially from 1984 to 2002, and it is held every year since 2003, and the 28th is now being held in 2017.
KOFURN is held by the Korea Federation of Furniture Industry Cooperation (KFFIC), which is a nonprofit organization under the SME Administration. It receives the sponsorship of government agencies such as the Ministry of Industry and Trade, the Small and Medium Business Administration, the Gyeonggi Province, and also from the Korea International Trade Association, the Korea Trade-Investment Agency and other related organizations.Established in 1962, KFFIC induces numerous domestic and foreign companies to voluntarily participate. Concurrently, through its exhibition, KOFURN is developing new products, automation of facilities and design development of the domestic furniture industry, which has been rather small and lagging behind. | Blog Magazine of Korean products, brands and Goods

8th Handmade Korea Summer 2017 Handmade Fair is the original handmade fair in Korea. The only cultural festival both for artists and the public has been held at COEX, Seoul since 2011. Starting from 2016, Handmade Korea takes place twice a year – in the summer and winter seasons, respectively. It is an offline platform that connects the public and artists through handmade arts and performances. The latest Korea Handmade Fair recorded 38,704 visitors from buyers to the community with 353 exhibitors in 513 booths. This year handmade artists and brands will participate from eight Asian countries including Japan, China, Taiwan and Hong Kong.
This fair seeks to provide an opportunity for artists to develop commercial products and explore sales channels, and for the public to see and experience artworks and have easy access to artistic products applying pieces of artwork to their daily lives. It is also an incubator that helps artists, start-ups and small enterprises by providing various services such as online, design related laws mentorship and buyer matching. It helps professionals and amateurs alike to have opportunities for growth by sharing their unique artistic works with the public. At the upcoming summer edition, anyone can appreciate and buy a variety of handmade items from unlimited genres covering art and illustration, living interiors, fashion, beauty, reform, hobby, DIY class, and homemade works. | Blog Magazine of Korean products, brands and Goods

K-Food Expo 2017 Expo 2017 and Daegu Food Tour Expo 2017 will be held together from June 8 to 11, 2017. Under the theme of “Daegu Food for the World,” this event will showcase a variety of new food products, such as processing and functional foods, traditional imported liquor and local specialties, and will provide the latest industry information including the diverse food culture of Daegu.
K-Food Expo 2017 will feature “Invitation by Michelin Star Chefs,” a new program in which visitors will experience foods prepared by world-famous chefs. There will also be a variety of 1:1 purchase and export consultations to provide the ideal marketing opportunities such as securing the domestic and foreign markets, keeping up to date with the latest information on the food industry, enhancing competitiveness, and creating new business outlets
Furthermore, there will be various accompanying events such as food shows presented by participants from foreign countries, a noodle show, and high-standard lectures and food courses. Other customized unit events include Food Hygiene Training for Daegu City and Gyeongbuk Province catering nutritionists (Daegu and Gyeongbuk Dietetic Association), Food Hygiene Training for Normal Restaurant Existing Concessionaires (Korea Food Service Association), Food Hygiene Training for Food Industry (Korea Food Industry Association), Food Hygiene Training for Restaurant Industry existing concessionaires (Korea Foodservice Industry Association. | Blog Magazine of Korean products, brands and Goods

The Korea International Women’s

The Korea International Women’s Invention Exposition (KIWIE) is the only global-level exposition for women inventors. Hosted by the Korean Intellectual Property Office (KIPO) and organized by the Korea Women Inventors Association (KW1A), KIWIE will consist of an exhibition, contests, academic symposiums and educational programs as a world festival for the invention.
Women’s inspiring sensitivity and creativity have generated many inventions that will remain as outstanding achievements in history. KIWIE will be an opportunity for women all around the world to realize their potential and ingenuity and make their hopes and dreams come true. At the Korea International Women’s Invention Forum, scheduled to be held during KIWIE, participants will discuss strategies on intellectual properties and measures to strengthen the competitiveness of women and enterprises.
Also, KIPO will jointly hold the International Workshop for Women Inventors & Entrepreneurs in collaboration with the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), where global educational programs on intellectual property rights will be offered. | Blog Magazine of Korean products, brands and Goods

Smart Device Show KITAS to Expand its Range of Exhibition Items 7th Smart Device Trade Show (KITAS 2017) will be held under the theme of ‘Future Unlimited’ from August 10 (Thursday) to 12 (Saturday) at Coex Hall B in Samseong-dong, Seoul.

Korea’s one and only exhibition of IT accessories has changed its name to the Korea Smart Device Show and will expand the range of exhibition items this year.

KITAS is specializing in devices and accessories that can be used for both mobile phones and PCs. Marking its seventh year in August 2017, it has been Korea’s only show that exhibits smart devices since its first show held in July 2012. In its first year, the exhibition showcased over 1,000 types of items from 67 Korean companies. Last year, in 2016, more than 2,300 types of products from 118 companies were exhibited.

The exhibition this year will feature mobile accessories that have recently became popular such as VR, wearable, IoT, and smart healthcare devices, along with other smart devices including drones, mobile and PC accessories.

The range of the exhibition items this year will be expanded to include mobile accessories, computer peripherals, wearable devices, smart mobilities, personal audios, smart sensors, drones, smart healthcare devices, VR devices, artificial intelligence products, smart car devices, IoT devices, 3D printing, and electronic gadgets.

Persons who are considering taking part in KITAS 2017 are advised to visit the official website( If pre-registration is done as a buyer, free admission is offered. | Blog Magazine of Korean products, brands and Goods

K-Beauty Expo Korea 2017 Expo Korea, the fastest growing beauty tradeshow in Asia, will be held from October 12 TO 15, 2017 at KINTEX in Goyang, Korea. This event showcases products like the comprehensive range and variety of equipment, products, and services related to healthcare and pharmaceutical manufacturing process.
With a great number of foreign visitors, buyers and exhibitors., the K Beauty Expo has grown into the number one B2B specialized exhibition of the Korean beauty industry, actively engaging in pioneering overseas expansion for the att ending companies. The event gathers over 450 companies, overseas international buyers, and experts in the fi eld of various beauty industries. The expo will showcase Korean beauty products that range from skin care to makeup, to hair and body products.
This exhibition will also prove to be benefi cial for these att endees as they can have face to face interactions and communication with beauty experts and professionals. giving rise to new ideas.
K Beauty Expo is designed to provide useful and relevant information to the beauty experts as well as beauty conscious att endees. K Beauty Expo (Korean Beauty Expo 2016) will att ract more than 800 exhibitors and 300 visitors. K-Beauty Expo Korea is organized by the Secretariat of International Beauty Expo Korea. | Blog Magazine of Korean products, brands and Goods

Korea International Art Fair 2016 largest Asian art market, Korea International Art Fair (KIAF), hosted by the Korea Galleries Association, will be held at Seoul COEX Hall A & B from September 21 to 24, 2016.
Each year KIAF selects a meaningful country as a guest country of honor and introduces the country’s galleries and artists to the domestic art market as well as the diversity of contemporary art, which vitalizes the art market. The UK, Australia, Spain, France, Germany, Latin America, India, China, and other countries have been hosted as guest countries of honor and are receiving a positive reaction in the domestic art market. As part of this experience about 20 countries’ 180 galleries are participating in KIAF annually.
KIAF attracts prominent global art collectors and many art-related people to Korea, aiming to establish an order in the circulation of art, and vitalize the art market through the expansion of clientele as well as the art market.
Over the years, KIAF has established an unrivaled reputation as Asia’s leading fair for art. It aims to strengthen this position by focusing on core values – expertise in Asian contemporary art; and excellence. This project reinforces the character of a fair that defi nes excellence in art and att racts collectors, curators, and other art lovers not only from the Asian region but also from all over the world. KIAF continually improves the quality, breadth, and ways of displaying the items for sale, while at the same time presenting memorable exhibitions and taking ground-breaking initiatives that have changed the way the fi ne art world does business. As can be seen, KIAF’s pre-eminent position today is a result of much hard work over many years. | Blog Magazine of Korean products, brands and Goods

The Korea World Travel Fair 2017 32nd edition of the Korea World Travel Fair 2017 will be held from June 1 to 4 at the COEX, Seoul. Covering inbound, outbound, and domestic travel, KOTFA 2017 will attract suppliers and general consumers in the tourism industry, related organizations, and academia, while serving as a marketplace for information exchange, networking, and business consultation, as well as selling products.
Hall A, located on the first floor, is composed of tourist information booths that provide the latest travel information on tourist attractions in 70 countries as well as Korea. In Hall B, in particular, there will be a variety of experience centers such as “Asian Food Festival Pavilion” where 10 member countries will participate in the commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the establishment of ASEAN, under the theme of “Spas of the World,” where visitors will be able to experience and compare the famous hot springs in Japan, Taiwan, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, Turkey, etc. The “VR Tour Center” will be operated jointly by the Korean VR Industry Association (KoVRA), Macao, Mexico, and Guam, etc., and the “Pyeongchang Winter Olympic Experience Center” will offer visitors the opportunity to explore the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics with new experiences, spaces of imagination, and a complex travel culture space to plan one’s own journey. In the future, the Organizing Committee will continue to expand the participation of tourism related departments such as culture, arts, leisure, sports, education, medical care, farming and fishing villages, environment, welfare and society, in addition to the experiences in Hall B, it will contribute to the Fair’s expansion. | Blog Magazine of Korean products, brands and Goods

K-Beauty & Cosmetics Show 2017 & Cosmetic Show, organized by Incheon Tourism Organization and Exporum, Inc., will be held from June 8 to 10, 2017 at the Songdo Convensia in Incheon, Korea. Incheon city has selected strategic business “Beauty Industry” companies located in Incheon city, thus resulting in around 18% of the cosmetic products settling in Incheon.
This event showcases products ranging from cosmetics and beauty products, to the wellness, health & fitness industries. aesthetic products and equipment, spa equipment, aroma-therapies, medical spa, body care products professional hair care, hair dye, hair scalp equipment, hair styling equipment & products, treatments, wigs, accessaries, treatment, etc. | Blog Magazine of Korean products, brands and Goods