Since 1st March 2017, africon GmbH is the official foreign representative of Messe Düsseldorf for the following countries in East Africa: Kenya, Tanzania, Ethiopia, Rwanda, Uganda, Burundi and South Sudan. Our official representative’s office is based in Nairobi, Kenya.
As foreign representative, we now belong to the worldwide network of 73 foreign representative offices covering 136 countries and offer exhibitors and visitors the highest degree of competence and expertise.
Be it the acquisition of interested parties, market observation and monitoring, the development of new themes in growth regions or simply practical support: we are on site and ensure that your wishes are fulfilled.
Messe Düsseldorf organizes 50 fairs in Düsseldorf, of which 24 are the No. 1 in their respective sector, as well as more than 100 other successful events all around the world.
Our service for exhibitors
Information and advice on exhibiting
Contacts with authorities, foreign trade organizations, associations and chambers on sight
Organization of joint venture participations in cooperation with associations and authorities on sight
Support for exhibitors before, during and after events
Our service for visitors
Mailing information and prospectuses
Selling exhibition entrance tickets and catalogues
Travel arrangements in collaboration with travel agents/group and charter trips
Looking after visitors before, during and after events
Our service for the press
Contacts with trade journals and national papers on sight
Distributing press information
Press conferences and information seminars on sight
Issuing press passes
Looking after the press before, during and after events