ConExpo Con/Agg, IFPE chosen for IBP

ConExpo — Con/Agg 2005 and the co-located International Fluid Power Exposition (IFPE) 2005 have been selected as participants in the United States Department of Commerce International Buyer Program (IBP) in recognition of their status as gathering places for the global construction, construction materials, and power transmission industries.

These shows will be held March 15-19, 2005 at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas NV.

Together, ConExpo — Con/Agg 2005 and IFPE 2005 are expected to feature more than 1.85 million net square feet of exhibits and host more than 100,000 visitors.

Among services available are multi-lingual show planning materials as well as an International Trade Center (ITC) at the shows and an Export Opportunities Guide designed to simplify locating companies interested in doing business internationally. The shows will also offer:

  • Registration brochures published in at least eight languages in addition to English: Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, and Spanish.

  • Onsite interpreters fluent in major world languages.

  • A separate international attendee registration area.

  • Assistance to international delegations with travel, housing, and registration arrangements.

  • International meeting rooms and message centers.

For more information on ConExpo — Con/Agg 2005 or IFPE 2005, phone 800-867-6060, 414-298-4141, or 301-587-3140, or visit or

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