Welcome to our page dedicated to luxury events and trades in the month of APRIL!
The most important luxury events taking place in different sectors of the luxury industry: arts, yachts, cars, aviation, luxury fairs, luxury travel industry, jewellery, watches, perfumes and cosmetics, luxury business, etc.
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The international salon of ecological vehicles and renewable energies Monaco,
The Grimaldi Forum,
11-13 April, 2017
One section of the Ever Monaco show is intended for the Ecological Vehicles (electric, hybrid, fuel cell, gas, biofuels as well as any mode of propulsion offering real ecological and resource advantages. One section is dedicated to Renewable Energies (respect of the environment and energy saving). Scientific conferences will bring together specialists in the field in the ecological vehicles, renewable energies and sustainable development.
?Vinitaly – the world’s top exhibition in the wine sector International wine and spirits exhibition 10-13 April, 2017 Veronafiere, V.le del Lavoro, 8, Verona, Italy www.vinitaly.com/en
Vinitaly is the main reference event in the wine sector: more than 4 thousand exhibitors with 155 thousand visitors (56,000 international from 120 countries). Four days of major events, meetings, tastings and targeted workshops to encourage contacts between exhibiting cellars and trade operators, together with an impressive convention programme discussing and analysing topics associated with supply and demand in Italy, Europe and the rest of the world.
?Milan Furniture Fair/Salone Internazionale del Mobile
International Furnishing Accessories Exhibition
EuroCucina, International Kitchen Furniture Exhibition
International Bathroom Exhibition
April 14 – 19, 2017
Fiera Milano Nuovo Polo
The Salone del Mobile is the global benchmark for the Home Furnishing Sector. An invaluable tool for the industry as well as an ongoing, quite extraordinary promotional vehicle. The Salone made its first appearance in 1961, designed to promote Italian furniture and furnishing accessories on the export market, and it has continued to do so impeccably, ensuring that the quality of Italian furniture is known to all four corners of the earth, and continues so to do, with half of all its visitors coming from around the world.
Annual, with Salone Internazionale del Complemento d’Arredo, in odd years with Euroluce and SaloneUfficio, in even years with Salone Internazionale del Bagno and Eurocucina
?ELS – Expo Lifestyle for Luxury and Excellence
9 – 12 April, 2017
Shanghai World Expo Exhibition and Convention Center, 111 Expo Road, Shanghai, China
Shanghai’s Expo Lifestyle for Luxury and Excellence (ELS) gathers world-famous luxury brands under the four major themes– Ride, Collection, Taste and Enjoy.
ELS is a new fair held in parallel to CIBS, the most important Yacht Show in Asia, which caters to the top-notch segment of the luxury producers. CIBS is in fact a very successful B2C / B2B exhibition, with an enviable 16 years history. In its latest edition it gathered over 400 exhibitors from more than 20 countries with over 300 real boats on display and a further 100+ model boats. The overall turnover was up threefold to an astonishing RMB 1Bn, which is almost USD150m. CIBS has thus become the most comprehensive and impressive boat show in Asia whereas it combines yachts and boats, equipment and accessories.
Given the aforesaid, and considering the booming market for luxury products in China, the same Organizer is launching an independent but complementary Expo – ELS – aimed at offering HNWI the chance to visit a pavilion dedicated to the excellence in lifestyle. For two main reasons: direct purchases and business opportunities.
The European Conference on Marketing and Digital in China
6-7 April, 2017
TBC, Paris, France
Some of the best experts in their field from China and Europe will bring amazing insights on Chinese consumers, highlight dos and don’ts to build and develop a brand in China, advise how to overcome the complexity and seaze the opportunities of Chinese digital, social media and mobiles landscapes, introduce remarkable campaigns and best practices, addressing the world’s most digitally powered and on-the-go consumers, who are modernizing, but not yet westernizing.
Founded and organized by Laure de Carayon, China Connect is the largest gathering of experts on Chinese consumer trends, marketing, digital and mobile in Europe. This unique event is reaching out to an audience of top-level European marketing & digital decision makers from luxury, cosmetics, fashion, retail, FMCG, Food&Beverages, automotive, services, communication, media and the international press focusing on the Chinese market.
CIBS – China Shanghai International Boat Show
Shanghai New International Expo Center
April 26-29, 2017
Inaugurated in 1996, CIBS is the most comprehensive and longest established boat & yacht exhibition in China, which covers the whole boating industry chain. As the ideal regional platform to feature boating products, equipment, technologies and services, CIBS also aims to popularize a maritime lifestyle and yachting culture amongst a rising upper and middle class in China.
Asian Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition
14 -16 April, 2017
Shanghai Hawker Pacific Business Aviation Centre, Hongqiao International Airport, Shanghai, China
ABACE is the region’s largest show dedicated strictly to showcasing business aviation products and services to thousands of the region’s top business leaders, entrepreneurs, wealth creators and other purchase decision- makers. The event, which is a partnership between the Shanghai Airport Authority and the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA), and co-hosted by NBAA, the Asian Business Aviation Association (AsBAA) and the Shanghai Exhibition Center (SEC), serves not just as a premiere marketplace for connecting buyers and sellers in Shanghai, but as a catalyst for growing the industry across the Asian region.
The Asian Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (ABACE) is held at Shanghai Hongqiao Airport at the Shanghai Hawker Pacific Business Aviation Service Centre.
?Top Marques Monaco
16-19 April, 2017
The Grimaldi Forum, Monaco
The Annual Celebration of Four-Wheeled Opulence
Four days of excessiveness, luxury and sheer pleasure
TOP MARQUES MONACO is the only live supercar show in the world. Taking place every April in the prestigious Principality of Monaco, VIP visitors have the unique chance to test drive the world’s most bespoke cars on the Formula 1 track.
Each year Top Marques Monaco hits the headlines because it hosts the world premiere launches of limited edition, technologically supreme vehicles.
Eco Fashion Week Vancouver (EFW)
A sustainable fashion show
April 19-24, 2017,
Robson Square, Vancouver, Canada
Eco Fashion Week (EFW) is informing and inspiring the fashion-conscious, and sustainable-minded, alike, in a way that harmonizes beauty and the environment. After all, innovation in fashion — the future of chic — is inextricably linked to innovation in, well, sustainability.
Through the speaker seminars, industry panels, and, of course, the dynamic, collaborative, and award winning fashion shows, the event invites you to provoke and perpetuate the collective desire for a thriving world.
Arabian Travel Market
25-28 April, 2017
Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Arabian Travel Market is the Middle East’s leading travel guide exhibition. Arabian Travel Market remains the prime vehicle for the regional industry to share its news, network with the key players and meet potential partners.
As ATM’s fastest growing sector, travel technology will be brought together into a single event as The Travel Tech Show, taking place at ATM. Following the format of the successful Travel Tech Show at World Travel Market (WTM) in London, ATM will build on this success to showcase the latest in travel technology and deliver the Travel Technology Seminar programme.
?Miami Beach Polo World Cup
The world’s most exciting beach polo competition
23 – 26, April 2017
South Beach, 22nd Street, Miami, United States
Polo on the Beach continues to be one of the most exciting and sought after events on Miami Beach’s social calendar. The Miami Beach Polo World Cup draws renowned players, celebrities and successful professionals from around the world. Held right on the sands of South Beach, the three day tournament brings all the action and splendor of the “Sport of Kings” to the tropics.
International Festival of Fashion and Photography
24-27, April 2017
villa Noailles, Montee de Noailles, Hyeres, France
Every Spring in the South of France, the ‘International Fashion and Photography Festival’ spotlights young promising artists in the fields of fashion and photography. The festival proposes diverse exhibitions, professional panel discussions and two competitions. The competitions showcase 10 fashion designers and 10 photographers selected by a jury of profes- sionals in each field. The work of the chosen candidates is presented to the jury and the public in either fashion shows (designers) or group exhibitions (photographers).
MYBA Charter Show
International exhibition dedicated to charter professionals and superyachts
27 – 30 April, 2017
Porto Antico, Porto Antico, Genoa, Italy
MYBA Charter Show is one of the most important international exhibitions dedicated to Charter professionals and Superyachts. In keeping with the tradition of the Show, a lively social programme will ensure everyone makes the best use of the potential for networking.
MYBA Charter Show Genoa is an event not to be missed by yacht charter professionals, attended by the most prestigious Charter Agencies and Brokers globally. The exhibition is a select showcase for luxury charter yachts and the most exclusive display of ancillary services for the yachting industry.