Trade Shows

Why are trade fairs so valuable for your business?

Trade fairs provide a unique opportunity to meet potential customers from all over the world in one place. This can be a great way to generate leads and sales, especially for companies that are new to exporting or looking to expand into new markets.

As the official representative for Deutsche Messe AG in the US, GACC Midwest is your point of contact to facilitate your participation at the trade shows in Germany (Hannover Fairs).

If you're a US exhibitor or visitor interested in participating in Deutsche Messe AG’s trade fairs, please contact us.

Our Services

for US exhibitors

Registration for shows

  • Information on stand fees, special offers etc.
  • Consulting on booth construction
  • Organization of group exhibits
  • Providing information on travel and accommodation

for US visitors

  • Supplying brochures etc.
  • Providing information on travel and accommodation

for the media

  • Providing information to journalists and industry related media
  • Providing information for press releases

Upcoming Trade Shows

Join the US Pavilion at HANNOVER MESSE 2024!

Participating in the US Pavilion at Hannover Messe in Germany can offer numerous benefits for your company, especially if you are looking to expand your global presence. By joining the US Pavilion, your company gets:

  • Visibility & exposure
  • Networking opportunities
  • Industry credibility
  • A cost-effective exhibition option
  • An entry point for expanding into Europe
  • Support from the US Department of Commerce

Get your US Pavilion package today!

If you do not want to be part of the US Pavilion but still would still like to to exhibit at HANNOVER MESSE, we can assist you! Reach out to Katrin Geisler, and check out the exhibitor shop here.


HANNOVER MESSE is the most important international trade show and hot spot for industrial transformation, showcasing excellent innovations and unusual products. Join 130,000+ attendees and 4,000+ exhibitors highlighting 14,000+ products and solutions! Network with decision-makers and get to know global professionals working in the core industrial sectors, from drive engineering, automation, energy, R&D and industrial IT to subcontracting.

Become an exhibitor at one of the leading overseas trade fairs for innovation and expand your international footprint. 

Date: April 22-26, 2024

Location: Hanover, Germany 

Get your tickets to visit here. Contact Katrin Geisler for more information.


An important platform for the future of the commercial vehicle industry, IAA Transportation will explore electric and hydrogen-powered buses, automated truck fleets, driverless people movers, electric bikes and more. Attendees will meet trade visitors from around the world, present products and solutions and take part in the largest think tank conference in the transportation and logistics industry. Don't miss the world's most important mobility event!

Become an exhibitor and part of the leading international platform for logistics and transportation. 

Date: September 17-22, 2024

Location: Hanover, Germany

Get your tickets to visit here. Contact Karissa Hasser for more information.


LIGNA, the world’s leading trade fair for woodworking and wood processing plants, as well as machinery and tools, will take place again in 2025! This is the place where all the major suppliers in the primary and secondary wood industries come together to showcase their products. Grow your network among 80,000+ attendees, discover innovative machinery and technology from across the entire wood industry, and enjoy live demonstrations.

Become an exhibitor and expand your footprint into international markets. 

Date: May 26-30, 2025

Location: Hanover, Germany

Get your tickets to visit here. Contact Karissa Hasser for more information.

EMO Hannover

EMO Hannover is the world’s leading trade fair for Production Technology. It's a massive event that showcases the latest innovations and trends in metalworking, including machine tools, cutting tools, manufacturing systems, and industrial automation.

EMO Hannover is held every other year in Hannover, Germany. The fair features over 2,000 exhibitors from all over the world, showcasing a wide range of products and services. It's a great opportunity for businesses to learn about new technologies, network with other industry professionals, and make new deals.

Become an exhibitor and expand your footprint into international markets. 

Date: September 22-27, 2025

Location: Hanover, Germany

Contact Karissa Hasser for more details on pricing and registration.


INTERSCHUTZ is the world’s leading trade fair for fire and rescue services, civil protection, and safety, and security. Attracting companies from all around the world, INTERSCHUTZ is the place to be to develop new markets and experience state-of-the-art emergency management solutions. Visitors come from 61+ countries to share interdisciplinary knowledge and build international networks.

INTERSCHUTZ is a showcase for heroes, bringing together people who routinely save lives, prevent disasters and help others in times of need. It’s also a place of action and excitement – where the likes of height rescue specialists, smokejumpers and firefighters demonstrate their unique skills and all the latest kit at popular events on the open-air site.

Date: June 1-6, 2026

Location: Hanover, Germany

Contact Karissa Hasser for more details on pricing and registration.