Soccerex has confirmed that 80% of the exhibition space for the Global Convention in Rio de Janerio has already been sold.

For the third year in succession, the demand for spaces at the event has exceeded expectation, confirming the Soccerex Global Convention’s reputation as the leading event for the business of football.

With over 4,500 industry icons in attendance, the exhibition provides a unique platform for businesses from around the world to share their latest products and services with the people who matter.

Attendees at this year’s upcoming event include leading brands like Adidas, Honda and Errea; rights holders Boca Juniors, Flamengo and the Spanish FA; international agencies including XYZ Live, IMG, Sportfive and Alliance Sports; stadium specialists Rapiscan, Smiths Detection, Terraplas, Mobiliario Seating, Soccer Grass and Forbex; hospitality specialists The Russell Partnership; plus host cities, regional governments and ministries, financial companies, charities and media to name just a few.

Exhibitors and delegates will also have the chance to listen and learn from some of the biggest names in football during specially tailored conferences which cover a range of footballing issues.

Another main attraction of the event is the Football Festival held on Copacabana beach. Players already confirmed for this year’s legends match include Juliano Belletti, Marcel Deasilly, Gaizka Mendieta, Carlos Valderrama and Marcelo Salas.

The remaining exhibition space left at the convention is in high demand and will soon be fully sold out. If you are interested in exhibiting at the Soccerex Global Convention then please contact the Sales Team on +44 (0)208 987 5522.

Posted on 28/06/2012