CONNECT is active in the global exhibition industry as a member of UFI-The Global Association of the Exhibition Industry and the International Association of Exhibitions and Events (IAEE). Its involvement in these organizations is in line with its thrust to be an exhibition management company that is known not only within the Middle East region but also in the global arena.
The Global Association of the Exhibition Industry (UFI)
UFI is the association of the world's leading tradeshow organizers, fairground owners, exhibition associations, and selected partners of the exhibition industry worldwide. Based in Paris, France, it serves as a privileged forum for dialogue. Its main goal is to represent, promote and support its members worldwide.
International Association of Exhibitions and Events (IAEE)
The IAEE is the leading association for the global exhibition industry and it represents the interests of tradeshow and exposition managers worldwide. Based in Dallas, Texas, USA, it represents more than 8,500 individuals and companies that conduct and support exhibitions around the world.
Association of Event Organisers Ltd (AEO)
AEO is the trade body representing companies which conceive, create, develop or manage trade and consumer events. AEO provides insight on many levels; from research, via working groups, Government liaison, industry partners and a global network of related industry bodies.