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APPPEXPO & SHIAF Promotional Tour in KOSIGN, South Korea

At the invitation of Mr. Lee Long Xiu of KOAA and KOSIGN Organizer-POP Sign, Asia Advertising Association (AAA) president, Mr. Dingguo Zhang led a delegation of AAA members, Shanghai International Advertising Festival (SHIAF) committee and APPPPEXPO committee, to attend KOSIGN 2018 in Coex World Trade Center of South Korea  from 15th-18th Nov 2018. 

During the exhibition, many AAA members gathered together and discussed on the new opportunities of Asian advertising market. The opening ceremony of KOSIGN 2018 started at 10am, 15th Nov. The participating AAA members, the associations responsible person of South Korea, together with some large enterprises all attended the ribbon-cutting ceremony. During the following exhibition showing, the representatives of many international brands introduced and displayed their latest products and technology.

KOSIGN 2018 covered the area of 10,000 sqm. Among the over 100 exhibitors, the international brands HP, Brother, as well as four Japanese inkjet giants - Epson, Mutoh, Mimaki and Roland all showcased their products. Besides, three Korean giants- DGI, DGen and Dilli, and many Chinese brands gathered in the exhibition, too. The exhibition mainly exhibited the products of inkjet equipment, cutting machines, accessory materials, LED signage, POP, textile printing, etc. It attracted the professional visitors from USA, Australia, Japan, India, Iran, etc. Much to our joy, some South Korean companies acted as agents for products and equipment of Chinese companies. Being as featured products of South Korea, LED lighting section also brought in many exhibitors. 

President Mr. Dingguo, Zhang also presented the awarding ceremony of KOSIGN 2018 Design Competition. This ranking competition of Korean Signage Industry annually attracted amount of young designers. 

During the exhibition period, the participating AAA members had a conference as well. 

The conference attendees included Mr. Dingguo Zhang, the director of APPPEXPO Organizer - Shanghai Modern International Exhibition Co., Ltd, Mr. Lee Long Xiu, the president of KOAA, representatives of the Association of Outdoor Advertising Industry in Japan, Mr. Kelvin Liao, the president of The Advertisement Engineering Association in Taiwan, Mr. Nguyen Thanh Dao, the general director of VIETAD in Vietnam, Ms. Belle Yan, the general director of Print Technology Organizer - Kaizer Exhibitions & Conferences Sdn Bhd, Mr. Jonathan P. Torner, the director of Graphic Expos Organizer - Fiera de Manila Inc., Mr. Kazi Sarowar Uddin, the president of Print Tech Bangladesh Expo Organizer - LIMRA Trade Fairs & Exhibitions Pvt. Ltd., they all exchanged views on the annual meeting next March.

Mr. Dingguo Zhang introduced the success of the 1st SHIAF and the preparation status of the following edition. All representatives expressed their aspiration of supporting SHIAF. The representative of South Korea pointed out that the winning works of KOSIGN 2017 Design Competition displaying in the 1st SHIAF received great responses. They still would arrange excellent artworks to showcase in the SHIAF 2019. They also have confidence to organize high-quality exhibitors and buyer group to APPPEXPO 2019. 

On the exhibition dates, APPPEXPO team also took the chance to introduce APPPEXPO to on-site exhibitors. Most of them stated that they are quite familiar with APPPEXPO and have registered to participate in APPPEXPO 2019. They praised APPPEXPO as a great way to open up Chinese market. At the meantime, APPPEXPO team also introduced the history and development of APPPEXPO to new exhibitors.


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