St. Louis is a happening place when it comes to business networking! Each year, there are a number of professional events that provide excellent opportunities for making connections with other business owners and learning about new products. If you are currently planning your fall calendar and are ready to get out your trade show booth, St. Louis is a great place to do it! Here are five not to be missed trade shows for those who are hoping to make meaningful professional connections in their industry.
St. Louis Business Expo
If you are looking for a show where you can make professional contacts across a variety of industries, the St. Louis Business Expo may be the right one to attend. The expo features a series of booths for attendees interested in networking their way around the room. There are also several seminars that allow for professional interaction in a larger group setting. It’s a not to be missed event for those seeking face time with other professionals across industries.
Secure World Expo
Are you in the field of information security? If so, you may want to consider attending this year’s Secure World Expo in St. Louis. The Secure World Expo features numerous exhibitors as well as a series of sessions that provide attendees with information about the latest trends in the security industry. Attendees can expect numerous opportunities for professional networking with others in their industry. So if you are in the field of information security, Secure World Expo is an absolute must-attend for your fall event calendar.
The Powder Coating Show
If you are in the manufacturing industry in the St. Louis area, the 2013 Powder Coating Show is a great take. Here you can expect to meet other manufacturing professionals who are seeking the latest information and trends on the powder coating process. It’s also a wonderful opportunity to network with others in your industry, and make connections with potential customers. Attendees to this popular conference include those who are new to the manufacturing industry as well as those who have several years of experience.
Coal Handling & Storage Show
The Coal Handling & Storage Show is one of the most popular events for those in the coal mining industry. So popular that the conference manages to sell out almost every year! The show features numerous exhibitors from the industry, giving attendees the chance for face to face networking around the exhibition hall. There are also a number of sessions that visitors can attend to learn more about important trends in the industry as well as the most recent environmental regulations affecting coal mining.
St. Louis Health & Fitness Expo
Are you passionate about health and fitness? Whether you are new to the field or have been involved with health and fitness for several years, the St. Louis Health & Fitness Expo is a great opportunity for professional networking. Those attending can expect to learn about the latest and greatest in fitness apparel, equipment, and trends in the industry. The event also provides a unique opportunity for making connections with other professionals who have similar interests.
Whether you are in the manufacturing sector, information security field, health and fitness industry, or just interested in a professional networking opportunity, there’s a trade show in St. Louis that will create value for you. If you are a vendor and need help with booth ideas, speak with Nimlok to set yourself apart from the competition. Learn more about these five exciting industry events today, and book your spot!
Elizabeth Alton is a freelance business and technology writer. She covers trends related to small business, entrepreneurs, and the evolving digital landscape. Her work has been published by The Huffington Post, USA Today, The Daily Muse, Better Homes and Gardens, and PolicyMic. Connect with Elizabeth on Google+.