Good analysis of the exhibition industry’s 2017 challenges. Pay close attention to Point #2!
Predicting the future is basically impossible. But estimated guesses are possible, even in times as these. So, as in previous years, we have held many conversations on showfloors, at conferences, and at numerous events all around the world to identify the core themes that the UFI team feels will impact the global exhibition industry in 2017. So today, let me share with you “UFI’s 5 trends to watch in 2017”:
1. Growing uncertainties
In recent months, we have seen a U.K. vote on Brexit, a failed coup in Turkey, growing tensions between Russia and the West, and a U.S. presidential election that shows a deeply divided country. All of these amount to a growing level of uncertainty around politics and business. Are trade agreements to be scrapped?…read more at Trade Show News Network.