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BTS Informa and Exponation confirm launch of DSE South America

BTS Informa and Exponation are pleased to announce the finalizing of their agreement and the debut of DSE South America.

Exponation, LLC is the founder, owner and operator of Digital Signage Expo (DSE) in Las Vegas, NV, and BTS Informa will organize the event in Brazil in July 2015.DSE Informa BTS

DSE South America brings together the digital signage market expertise of Exponation, and the superior trade show production capabilities of BTS Informa, one of South America’s leading trade show producers. BTS Informa’s portfolio of events includes, SERIGRAFIA SIGN FUTURETEXTIL, ABF, Futurecom, Agrishow and Fispal Food Service, to name a few.

The expectation is to create a superior education, business and networking opportunity for qualified attendees from the Latin American digital signage market. DSE South America will serve this market’s demand for education and information with a high-quality conference program and an array of products and technologies from worldwide exhibitors on the show’s exhibit floor. 

“Digital Signage in Latin America is growing significantly. Brazil is one of the best potential digital signage markets in Latin America and is the main business entry into this region. We partnered with BTS Informa because of their significant resources, as well as their highly-professional trade show production and promotion track record. With this new long-term partnership, we are confident that DSE South America will quickly become the premier event in Latin America,” commented Angelo Varrone, CEO/Chairman of Exponation, LLC.

The show will take place on July 21-24, 2015, in the Anhembi pavilion in São Paulo, co-located with SERIGRAFIA SIGN FUTURETEXTIL.

According to Informa Group Brazil’s CEO, Marco Basso, the partnership is strategic and will bring significant benefits to the digital signage market in Latin America while becoming the premier digital signage event in the market.  “Our objective is to establish DSE South America as the leader in this market, offering attendees a broad assortment of education, new products and services.”

DSE South America 2015 will be a gathering place for the digital signage community in Latin America and is expected to attract more than 10,000 qualified visitors.


About BTS Informa

Part of the Informa Group, BTS Informa is the second-largest promoter of trade shows in Brazil, and is the main promoter of events for the food and beverages chain in Latin America. With a diversified portfolio consisting of 21 trade shows, it operates in various sectors of the economy, with brands that are references in their respective markets.  The shows include: Fispal Tecnologia, Fispal Food Service, Agrishow, ABF Franchising Expo, Expo Revestir, TecnoCarne, MercoAgro, ForMóbile, SIAL Brazil, ExpoVinis Brasil, SERIGRAFIA SIGN FUTURETEXTIL, Futurecom, Cards Payment & Identification e Vitafoods South America.

In the publishing field, it is responsible for the journals Leite & Derivados, Revista Nacional da Carne, Silk-Screen and Sign - four of the biggest and most important technical publications in their segments.

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About Exponation

Located in Atlanta, GA, Exponation, LLC is an award-winning, full-service event production and management company with an exceptional track record for producing high-quality, successful trade shows, conferences and meetings.

They own and operate six events including: Digital Signage Expo, Digital Content Show (co-located with Digital Signage Expo), DSE One, LightShow West, LightShow Southwest and the LED Specifier Summit.

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About Informa

Informa is the world´s largest supplier of specialized information and services for the academic, scientific, professional and business communities. The Group is headquartered in London and has 100 offices in 25 countries and 6,000 employees worldwide. The shares of Informa Group are listed on the London Stock Exchange, and are included in the Index of the 250 largest companies (FTSE-250:INF)

Informa is currently the world´s largest publicly held organizer of fairs, conferences and training seminars, with an agenda of more than 12 thousand events per year. Group companies edit more than 2,500 subscription publications, including scientific journals, real time information services, and data bases structured to furnish business intelligence. The Group´s book publishers have a catalogue of more than 40 thousand published titles directed at the academic and business sectors.

Its products are characterized by their high added value and the large variety of subjects that are covered, all the way from the arts and social sciences to technology and applied science; from professional sectors such as finances and legislation to businesses such as telecommunications, maritime commerce, energy, commodities and agriculture.

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