Find new business opportunities, establish trade relations or invest in safe values. These are some of the possibilities offered by the Costa del Sol, whose calendar of business events comes loaded with proposals for 2017. In addition, you can take advantage of the fantastic direct connections by plane that the United Kingdom has with Malaga. Here are the highlights of a professional calendar full of options.
Forums, salons and fairs
One of the great events of the year will be the sixth European Forum for Science, Technology and Innovation, designed to establish contacts and professional alliances in the most advanced areas. It will take place in the middle of February in the Trade Fairs of Malaga, which two months later will host the New Economy & Social Innovation Global Forum.
Entrepreneurs, rulers, opinion leaders and representatives of social movements will attend this global meeting, which will take place between the 19th and the 22nd April. The aim is to lay the foundations for a fairer, more sustainable, social and inclusive economy.
The Marketing Catalyzers, a meeting focused on digital marketing, will also be held from the 25th to the 26th of September at the fairgrounds of the Costa del Sol capital. And on the 10th November, the Mediterranean Real Estate Exhibition (SIMed) will be inaugurated.
Other highlights include Retro Auto & Moto Malaga in January and Hi! Drone Technology in June, the International Tattoo Convention in September and Wedding and Celebrations Fair in September. In addition, the nineteenth edition of the Equipment, Food and Services for Hospitality and Tourism Fair will take place in March.
New business trends
Together with the nearly twenty professional exhibitions and forums planned for 2017, FYCMA will host the Congress of the European Business Angels Network. A meeting that will gather from the 7th to the 9th of June entrepreneurs, businessmen and opinion makers.
For its part, the Auditorium Edgar Neville will host from the 16th to the 17th of March the Econgress Malaga. It is one of the biggest events in Southern Europe on e-commerce, social media and digital marketing.
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In Marbella, the calendar of business events will start at the end of January with Expobodas in the Palace of Congresses and Exhibitions Adolfo Suarez. However, one of the most anticipated dates will be on the 28th of July, when the Modern and Contemporary Art Show opens its doors with the participation of prestigious international galleries.
Aimed at other kinds of investors, in this case the real estate sector, will be held in Torremolinos the Home Fair Costa del Sol. Companies and professionals will announce from the 7th to the 9th of April their products and services at the Palace of Congresses of the city, where two months later the EUROAL International Tourism Show will be installed.