BY MARTIN UHLENFELDT
NEW MARITIME FAIR IN COPENHAGEN Denmark is for the first time host to the big maritime fair, when Bella Center in Copenhagen opens the doors for Danish Maritime Fair / Danish Offshore Fair the 8-9 October 2014.
t the fair, exhibitors from all parts of the Danish maritime sector and offshore sector will present their advanced products, knowledge and competences. At the same time, a number of seminars and speeches regarding Danish positions of strength within shipping, innovation and green shipping will be held. Danish Maritime Fair / Danish Offshore Fair will take place in connection with Danish Maritime Days, where maritime players from all over the world will rush to Copenhagen as to participate in the many events, which will leave its mark on the city in the days from the 6 to the 10 October.
The fair is thereby a unique possibility for Danish companies to present their products for the all of the maritime world – on home ground.
and cheaper for Danish companies to make themselves heard”, René Wittendorff says.
The media house Maritime Denmark is behind the fair. “We have for a long time worked with the plans of creating an international maritime fair on Danish ground. It is completely natural that a country with so many maritime competences as Denmark has its own fair”, says René Wittendorff, CEO for Maritime Denmark.
“Danish Maritime Days is a brilliant initiative, which will place Denmark and Copenhagen at the maritime world map for good, and we are happy to be able to contribute to the event with the new fair. At the same time, Danish Maritime Fair / Danish Offshore Fair is a unique opportunity to create a show window towards the many visitors from the whole world, who will come to Copenhagen to participate in Danish Maritime Days”.
“Many of our advertisers tell that it is very costly to participate in – and difficult to make oneself heard – at the big fairs in our neighboring countries. A Danish fair will make it easier
With its location close to the motorway, the airport, big parking places, and the Metro, right to the door, the infrastructure around Bella Center is in top. In less than half an hour,
We have for a long time worked ked with tthe nternati plans of creating an international maritime fair on Danish ground.
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you can get to Bella Center from all the central parts of Copenhagen, and visitors as well as exhibitors can easily find their way, whether they come by car, train or airplane.
even very small companies to make themselves visible towards a comprehensive public and together with the established companies”, says René Wittendorff, CEO for Maritime Denmark.
Bella Center has extensive experience of holding international fairs and is ready to service visitors as well as exhibitors at a highly professional level.
Another innovation is that Danish Maritime Fair / Danish Offshore Fair assembles the maritime sector as well as the offshore sector under the same roof.
For exhibitors, it is already now possible to reserve a stand at the fair by contacting Maritime Denmark’s sales department by phone +45 36967415 or by mail email@example.com. It is possible to reserve stands in all sizes – and as something new a special Innovation park will be established, where smaller or newly started companies to a special low price can buy a compact stand among all the large established companies. “The Blue Denmark is characterized by a large flora of smaller niche companies with highly specialized and innovative products. With the new Innovation park we give the opportunity for
“We have a very competent and fast growing offshore sector at home, and we think it is natural also to involve the Danish offshore companies in the new fair. Denmark has a strong position within the oil and gas producing part of the sector, but certainly also when it comes to development of green energy. At the same time, the Danish manufacturers of equipment produce some of the most advanced equipment in the world, and they have built up a very valuable knowledge in connection with the demanding conditions, which are present in the Danish part of the North Sea”, René Wittendorff says.
“We look very much forward to show the Danish competences within the offshore area, and we look forward to a good and close cooperation with the Danish offshore companies and organizations”. In addition, when it comes to the maritime sector, Maritime Denmark is working for involving the most important players in partnerships, which altogether will secure Danish Maritime Fair / Danish Offshore Fair a strong professional foundation. The media house Maritime Denmark will continuously provide information about the fair at our Danish platforms: www.maritimedanmark. dk and the magazine Maritime Denmark as well as FiskerBladet – and at our English-language platforms: www.maritimedenmark.dk and Danish Maritime Magazine. Welcome to Bella Center on the 8-9 October.
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