Scuba Diving is an extraordinary hobby that may seem inaccessible to some. The big Dive Shows are events that allow everyone to discover and tackle this activity more easily. During these international Dive Shows, you will be in the company of curious divers, novice divers, experienced divers but also professionals; everyone having a good reason to be present. Some take advantage of the opportunity to have a first dive in the pool, others are there to share their experiences, others are there to do business. Dive shows bring together hundreds of thousands of visitors each year, and the numbers are constantly growing. While some dive shows have imposed their reputation with years, nationally and internationally, others choose to innovate each edition to become unavoidable. To ensure not to miss the next diving show that will come near your location, look carefully at the following 2019 calendar.
The first dive show to open at the beginning of the 2019 year is in Paris. This 21st edition will take place as every year at the Parc des Expositions in Paris, Porte de Versailles. The diving show is, of course, open to all, from the professional to the enthusiast to the amateur diver. Come and discover the major players in this particular sector of activity: diving centers, equipment manufacturers, travel agencies, tourist offices, associations, federations and other partners. The Dive shows are also an opportunity to take an interest in news and environmental issues through conferences, screenings, animations, etc. For those who wish to renew their equipment, the Dive show is also an opportunity to learn about the latest equipment and to pre-order. The Paris Dive Show is expected to bring together a record number of more than 450 exhibitors and more than 60,000 visitors.
The Dive Show in Dusseldorf is the largest in Europe as it also includes boating. It occupies 17 halls. This show unveils, in preview, the new prototypes of boats and diving equipment. This diving show is organized every year in Düsseldorf and it is already in its 50th edition. On this occasion, more than 1800 exhibitors from 60 countries are waiting for you. The organizers estimate expect around 230,000 visitors for this edition.
This diving show will be celebrating its 20th anniversary this year. It is very popular in Spain and its notoriety already overflows beyond the borders. The number of exhibitors is growing every year and this new edition is expected to have more than 150 companies from 10 countries. The number of visitors is expected to rise up to 15,000 this year. This show is ideal for meeting industry players: manufacturers, diving clubs and travel agencies. You will also be able to attend numerous forums and debates on the future and the evolution of the sector in the years to come.
The Italian Dive Show takes place every year in Bologna and is already in its 26th edition. This event primarily targets scuba diving, sport fishing and freediving fans. This show, less known to the international general public, is still one of the major European events. For this new edition, which will take place from March 1 to 3, 2019, the organizers expect around 250 exhibitors and 11,000 visitors.
The Adex Asia Dive Show in Singapore is one of the most influential in Asia. It presents major equipment manufacturers, industrial and diving centers of the continent. Many conferences and professional interventions will allow you to better know the consumption habits of Asian divers but also to observe new market trends. 60,000 visitors are expected to attend this 23rd edition.
The Las Vegas Dive Show is a must-see event for diving professionals. This great diving event takes place every year in the United States and brings together 650 exhibitors for up to 20,000 visitors. This event enjoys an excellent reputation among companies and offers, in its program, many seminars that have the purpose to help and support companies that want to develop: digital marketing, sales, recruitment, Web development strategies, social networks: nothing is left out. We could summarize this diving show as a support for business development.
The Hong Kong Dive Show ends the year 2019. During this great diving festival, you will discover new products, attend conferences and meet many suppliers, equipment manufacturers and industrialists in the sector. For all companies wishing to open their horizon to the Asian continent, this show is a must.