ERP & CRM DAY, the best technology solutions for companies

The ERP & CRM DAY fair opens its doors on June 26th at the North Convention Center of IFEMA. This pioneering event in Spain is designed to help in the selection of the best technological solution for companies that are seek to get advice to implement, change or improve their information systems. As a great novelty, this year incorporates DEMO rooms live, two exclusive spaces for the presentation of product demos, where attendees will have the opportunity to learn first-hand the benefits of different technological solutions. Likewise, the two thematic ecosystems, ERP and CRM, will be present, which will communicate the benefits that these solutions bring for digital transformation, also creating a perfect environment for technology suppliers and consultants to present their commercial offer of products or services .

The great novelty of this edition are the DEMO rooms, two unique spaces to demonstrate live how technology is the key to undertake the digital transformation successfully

Talent and urban creativity at the MULAFEST festival

The Festival of Trends and Urban Culture MULAFEST returns to IFEMA between June 22nd and 24th. In its seventh edition, this festival seeks to promote creativity and alternative talent, involving attendees in multiple activities, workshops and competitions that allow them to show their best qualities in the different areas that make up the festival, whether in photography, illustration, fashion or personalization of cars, through different areas such as tattoo, urban art, illustration, photography, fashion, music, garage, beat box and body painting.

 

As far as ‘Tattoo’ is concerned, more than a hundred studios from around the world will gather at the Madrid Tattoo Convention as a meeting point between the best national and international professionals. The ‘Body Painting’ will feature daily exhibitions, as well as free workshops and a masterclass where you can discover the whole creative and technical process of body makeup. In addition MULAFEST 2018 will give voice to artistic projects by new talents of the scene of our country, in the category of urban art, illustration and photography through the I Tuenti Urban Art Box Contest. Another novelty will be the celebration of the I Blipoint International Urban Photography Competition, where the city and urban culture will be protagonists.

Artists of tattoo, urban art, illustration, photography or fashion, among others, will gather at MULAFEST

The League of Professional Videogames lands at GAMERGY

The League of Professional Video Games (LVP) and IFEMA organize from June 22nd to 24th the ninth edition of GAMERGY, the largest event of professional competitions; this year the event is growing in number of games and semiprofessional tournaments, as well as in activities and prizes for casual players.

This edition will be the perfect union between professional, semi-professional and casual game competition. One of the novelties of GAMERGY is the number of professional or semi-professional tournaments that will be featured in the event. In addition to the Orange Cups, which will continue to have their final phase at IFEMA, the Gamergy Open (former Grand Open) grows in number and variety, with 14 games represented, which will distribute more than 28,000neuros in prizes. In addition GAMERGY attendees will have the opportunity to face professional players, but also famous YouTubers, commentators and other personalities from the world of electronic sports.

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and Clash Royale will crown their national champions between the 22nd and the 24th of June, while League of Legends will have their moment with the dispute of the third day of their summer season. Counter-Strike: Global Offensive will have a stage in a room with a capacity for more than 700 people. Also, League of Legends and Clash Royale will be combined throughout the weekend on a venue with a capacity of over 1,200 spectators.

Drone racing, table games, an open space with music and sporting offer, are part of the activities of the ninth edition of Gamergy

FORUM ENVIRONMENT AND SUSTAINABILITY, the meeting point of environmental management

The third edition of the FSMS ENVIRONMENT AND SUSTAINABILITY FORUM represents the largest commercial and knowledge sharing event on environmental management. The event, organized by IFEMA from June 13th to 15th, will bring together more than 250 companies from 12 countries, and will occupy a net exhibition area of ​​12,096 m2.

Under the umbrella of FSMS, several other events will take place: the 19th International Fair of Urbanism and Environment, TECMA; the 6th International Recovery and Recycling Fair, SRR; the 3rd Professional Salon of Cleaning and Hygiene, ESCELAN; and the 3rd FORUM OF THE CITIES OF MADRID; besides a dozen events such as the National Congress of Recovery and Recycling, by the Spanish Federation of Recovery and Recycling, FER; the 1st Symposium on Sustainable and Professional Cleaning, and the VII National Meeting on the Management and Recycling of Vehicles not in use, organized by SIGRAUTO, among others.

The FORUM OF THE CITIES OF MADRID, which enjoys the special collaboration of the City of Madrid and 67 organizations, will offer a program with more than 200 speakers, representing more than 70 Spanish and Ibero-American cities, 22 thematic sessions, three auditoriums and an exhibition of good urban practices. The Forum has FCC Medio Ambiente as its main sponsor and Ecoembes, Castellana Norte DCN District, Business Forum for Madrid and Ecohispánica as thematic sponsors.

FSM will gather more than 250 companies from 12 countries, and will host the 3rd Cities Forum, with 70 Spanish and Ibero-American cities

GENERA 2018, the latest in the renewable energy and energy efficiency sector

From June 13th to 15th, the International Fair of Energy and Environment (GENERA 2018), organized by IFEMA in collaboration with the Institute for Energy Diversification and Saving (IDAE), will present an interesting perspective of technological advances and developments that have marked the evolution of the sector of renewable energy and energy efficiency. The event will take place in Hall 8 of Feria de Madrid, presenting the latest developments in equipment and services related to the different energy sources and the representation of the sectors of cogeneration, trigeneration, microgeneration, gas, oil, coal, geothermal energy, energy saving and energy efficiency, hydraulic and mini-hydraulic, wind, solar thermal, photovoltaic solar, thermoelectric solar, biomass, biofuels, waste, hydrogen and fuel cell, mobility and other energies as well as the proposals of energy services companies.

GENERA holds an edition in clear growth, with a participation of more than a hundred exhibiting companies, representing an increase of 30% compared to last year. The event will show different solutions aimed at increasing the energy efficiency of facilities and sustainability solutions from various technologies, with a prominent presence of solar photovoltaic but also supplies for wind production, biomass, lighting, LED, etc. In its framework, training sessions will be held in FORO GENERA, and 19 projects will be presented in the INNOVATION GALLERY.

The last edition of GENERA received 10,961 professionals from 54 countries

The SECOND HAND VEHICLE HALL will gather more than 5,000 vehicles

The reference event of the second-hand vehicle market holds its annual event between June 5th and 10th, in Halls 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 of Feria de Madrid. Organized by IFEMA and promoted by GANVAN (National Association of Dealers in Motor Vehicles, Repair and Spare Parts), the Used Vehicle Show will gather more than 5,000 semi-new cars of all models and segments of the market with high levels of equipment, certified by ATISAE and ready for testing and purchase on the show.

The event, which expects more than 46,000 visitors and aims to reach a new sales record with 4,000 vehicles marketed, will have the participation of a total of 33 brands – Abarth, Alfa Romeo, Audi, BMW, Citroën, Dacia, DS, Fiat , Fiat Professional, Ford, Hyundai, Infiniti, Jeep, Kia, Lexus, Lotus, Mercedes, Mini, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Opel, Peugeot, Ssangyong, Seat, Skoda, Smart, Subaru, Suzuki, Renault, Toyota, Volvo, Volkswagen and Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles- together with distributors and multi-brand companies.

 

 

SPORT WOMAN, a space dedicated to health and sports for women

SPORT WOMAN is the first trade show for women, sports and health organized by the Women’s Race since 2014. On the 4th and 5th of May, it will celebrate a new edition in hall 14 of IFEMA, in which thousands of people will enjoy activities, workshops and master classes related to sports and healthy living. The event will feature exhibitors, workshops, courses, activities aimed at women by the best professionals in the sector. One of the most anticipated activities is “Super Fitness”, three hours non-stop of fitness activities. In addition, the participants in the Women’s Race can pick up their number.

One of the strengths of Sport Woman is the much-awaited “Super Fitness”, three hours non-stop fitness activities

The high-end gastronomy comes on stage with the SALON DE GOURMETS

The 32nd SALON DE GOURMETS, the international fair of qualitiy food and beverages, will open its doors from May 7th to 10th, gathering in halls 2, 4, 6 and 8 of IFEMA more than 40,000 products and 1,300 novelties by 1,600 companies. The meeting, which will receive more than 90,000 professionals from around the world, will generate a turnover (direct and indirect) of more than 205 million euros, making Madrid the world’s capital of high-end gastronomy.

As a great novelty, the Summit of Spain’s Sommeliers Champions will be held, in which the Spanish representative will be selected to participate in the ASI Sommelier World Championship, in addition to the 5th Spain Coffee Festival / Gourmets 2018, and the Gourmets Senses Workshop.

The 32nd Salón de Gourmets expects the participation of approximately 1,600 exhibitors, with 40,000 products and 1,300 novelties.

BIT AUDIOVISUAL, advancing the future of broadcast

The latest trends and technological solutions applied to both broadcast and new media will fill the contents of the Professional Technology Exhibition. The latest trends and technological solutions applied to both broadcast environments and new media will fill the Professional Show of Audiovisual Technology, BIT Audiovisual, which celebrates its 30th anniversary in this year’s edition, from 8th to 10th of May. Precisely, to continue advancing the future of audiovisual communication in any of its media and distribution, BIT Audiovisual 2018 will offer a large exhibition area dedicated to broadcast technology and new media with an increased participation of companies and visitors from the South of Europe and a broad professional program dedicated to broadcasting, and to new AV expression formulas such as digital signage, cinema, and advertising.

The issues to be discussed will include production, postproduction and distribution of contents in 4K UHD; new infrastructures based on IP environments; business transformation with the emergence of emerging OTT models; 5G, and the optimization of coding and transmission bands (either terrestrial, satellite or cable / fiber).

The latest technologies for the audiovisual industry will be presented from May 8th to 10th

GYM FACTORY will present the latest developments in the fitness sector

 

On 11th and 12th of May, IFEMA will host the fifth edition of GYM FACTORY, the Fitness and Sports Facilities Fair which is also the annual meeting place of professionals from this industry sector in Spain and Portugal. More than 60 companies will present their innovations in access control, sports floors, equipment, sports nutrition, changing rooms, training, sports medicine, saunas, technology and a multitude of essential items for sports centers. In addition, around 4,000 professionals will meet to generate new business contacts and business opportunities. As a preamble to the fair, the 2nd International Management Congress GYM Factory will be held on Thursday, May 10th. The event will also feature the Neurodigital Marketing Fitness Seminar by consultant Chano Jiménez, the Street Workout World Championship and the first Open Fitness Gym Factory organized by WABBA Spain.

Around 4,000 professionals will meet at the annual fitness meeting in Spain and Portugal.