International exhibition FURNITURE has been successfully establishing relations between furniture design, production and business for the third decade. It is the only specialised exhibition in Lithuania that promotes co-operation between furniture designers and manufacturers, design employment, spreads the word about the Lithuanian design and its creators. Every year, the exhibition gathers together manufacturers and retailers from Lithuania and abroad, demonstrates the latest trends in furniture production and interior design to specialists and final users interested in the novelties on the furniture market.
The main themes of the exhibition:
FURNITURE This part of the exhibition introduces the latest collections of different types of furniture, prevailing trends, materials, textures, colours in furniture production industry.
INTERIOR This part of the exhibition demonstrates possible combinations of furniture and interior, latest interior design trends, solutions, lighting possibilities, wall and floor finishes, home textile, bathroom and other finishing materials, interior elements and ornaments.
DESIGN This theme of the exhibition introduces Lithuanian design, promotes co-operation between furniture manufacturers and designers. Design Gallery will follow its tradition of introducing works by the most promising young designers, promoting Lithuanian products, inviting to the discussion on the importance of design. Special spaces will host daily meetings with the world class design figures and recognised Lithuanian designers, conversations and discussions on design.
For the second time at the exhibition, specialised event “ARCHZONA” will be held in the separate space dedicated for architects and designers where the representatives of the most famous manufacturers of interior elements (lighting, plumbing, finishing materials, etc.) will introduce their latest products and services to specialists.
In the “ARCHZONE” space next to the manufacturers' exhibitions a B2B event, exhibitions, business speeches will be held. “ARCHZONE” will be open on 5-6of October. HALL NO.1.
B2B exhibition for furniture industry MATERIALS, EQUIPMENT AND TECHNOLOGIES
5–7 October, 2017. HALL NO.4
Together with the FURNITURE exhibition, MATERIALS, EQUIPMENT AND TECHNOLOGIES will be held in a separate hall, which is intended to demonstrate to specialists technological process and innovations in timber industry and furniture production, variety and possibilities of materials and fittings, timber processing and furniture production machines, tools, equipment and constructions, to promote international co-operation and partnership between timber production manufacturers, processors, suppliers and retailers of equipment and technologies, companies of furniture industry.
Exhibitors for participation in the Exhibitionregister on-line at thelitexpo.lt through the electronic application order and administration system EPUS (direct connection - http://epus.litexpo.lt).
The dully filled in Application-agreement has to be printed out, signed and sent to LITEXPO by fax +370-5-2686826, by post or scanned by e-mail. Application - agreement signing has no effect on validity of the application - agreement.
The Application has to be submitted by 15 September, 2017. Applications submitted after the deadline are confirmed at the discretion of the Organizer.
Brief information about the terms and conditions of participation in an exhibition or trade fair is provided in the participation terms and conditions. Main rights and duties of an Exhibitor, as well as those terms and conditions of Participation are established in an application-agreement filled in by each Exhibitor, sent and accepted by LITEXPO, Regulation on participation in exhibitions and trade fairs, as well as Exhibition stand design and installation rules, other internal regulations of LITEXPO. All the above-listed regulations are jointly referred to as Legal acts regulating Participation. Every single exhibitor must familiarise himself/herself with the latter legal acts.
Exhibitor can admit into his stand a Co-exhibitor (other company) after having registered it in his Application and agreed on their participation with the Exhibition organizer.
Exhibitor has to pay the Co-exhibitor’s fee.
Co-exhibitor has the right to use the same stand as the main Exhibitor, and has to obey the same requirements, terms of participation in the Exhibition as applied to the Exhibitor.
Exhibitor shall assume responsibility for any violations, breaches of the legal acts regulating participation committed by his Co-exhibitor.
Main services and charges
The Organizer rents empty exhibition space (minimum area – 6/9 sq. m) for the whole duration of the Exhibition and provides with the following services:
Exhibition contents creation, development of event programme, coordination and organization services
Advertising campaign of the Exhibition
Communication campaign of the Exhibition
Attraction of targeted visitors, distribution of invitations to officials and specialists
General lighting and heating of the halls
General protection against open robbery outside working hours of an Exhibition.
Registration fee per Exhibitor/ Co-exhibitor (payable after the submission of an application-agreement) 120 EUR + 21% VAT
The fee includes:
Entry into the electronic catalogue of exhibitors
Exhibitor passes (1 pass for 3 sq.m., but no more than 20 pcs. for a stand)
Invitations for visitors (30 pcs. for an Exhibitor and a Co-exhibitor)
Invitation cards to the opening soiree of the Exhibition (2 pcs. for an Exhibitor and a Co-exhibitor)
Rent of exhibition space:
empty exhibition space
60 EUR + 21% + VAT per 1 sq. m
empty exhibition space when application is submitted renting 50 sq. m and more
empty exhibition space outside
54 EUR+ 21 % + VAT per 1 sq. m
21 EUR + 21% + VAT per 1 sq.m
Arrangement of a standard stand. The standard stand of 6/9 sq.m. consists of the following
a booth of OCTANORM constructions (h=2,5 m); carpeting of grey colour; 100 W spot–lights (1 per 3 sq. m); a table and 2 chairs; fascia with the company name in Latin letters (standard font, up to 10 letters); three-outlet socket (220 V / 2 kW), garbage bin and daily stand cleaning service
Rent of standard stand
17 EUR + 21 % VAT per 1 sq. m
In case of questions regarding standard stand constructions, please contact the assistant architect Adriana Bičiulaitienė (ph. +3705 2686861, +370615 95754, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org)
Stand design, additional stand equipment and services
The dimensions of the stand and its place in the hall are determined by the Organizer.
If a stand of individual design (non-standard) for Exhibitor is designed and constructed by another company, the contracting company has to submit a detailed drawing of the stand to the assistant architect Adriana Bičiulaitienė (ph. +3705 2686861, +370615 95754, e-mail email@example.com) no later than 14 days before the Exhibition starts. The drawing has to be approved by the Fire Security Department (see: Regulations of Stand Set-up)
Additional stand equipment, furniture, communications, companies’ names or logos on fascia boards have to be ordered in advance by filling in the Forms for Additional Equipment, Services and Communications through the electronic application order and administration system EPUS. For further information and orders, please contact stand sales manager Rimvydas Jankauskas ph. +370 5 2686880, +370 630 09428, e.mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
For the rent of stands of individual design, please contact stand sales manager Rimvydas Jankauskas ph. +370 5 2686880, +370 630 09428, e.mail email@example.com.
Forms for Additional Equipment, Services and Communications are also available at litexpo.lt
5 days before an Exhibition opening, prices for additional equipment and services increase by 50%, 24 hours before the opening by 100%.
An Exhibitor must cover stand remounting expenses which amount to 20% of the installation price of the exhibition stand, if 5 days before an Exhibition any amendments are made to the stand design and the stand has to be remounted.
Terms of payment
An Exhibitor has to pay for the rent of exhibition space, stand rent and additional services after getting the invoices from LITEXPO. All fees must be paid within the period indicated in the invoice, otherwise the Exhibitor will not be registered to the exhibition.
Visa invitation letters - the administrator Gintare Petrauskaite (ph. +370 63009390, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org)
Upon payment of registration fee, every Exhibitor and his Co-exhibitors is provided with 30 electronic invitations for his customers to visit the Exhibition. Invitations are intended for their recipients only. Sale of invitation or any other distribution of invitations to third parties for remuneration is prohibited.
Exclusively the invitations provided by the Organiser are valid for the Exhibition.
Events and additional promotion
Exhibitors may organize press conferences, seminars, presentations, etc. during the Exhibition. The program of events has to be coordinated with the Organizer. The conference halls booking form has to be submitted to the Organizer one month before the Exhibition.
Exhibitors organizing various actions at the exhibition stands may not interfere with proper participation in the Exhibition of other exhibitors (make noise, play loud music, etc.).
An Exhibitor, for whom an exhibition stand is set-up and dismantled by another company, shall inform his contractor about the requirements regulating the stand set-up procedures established by LITEXPO (see Regulations of Stand Set-up). In such cases the Exhibitor shall bear full liability for actions of third parties. Staff mounting a stand during mounting and dismantling days shall be issued free special vouchers.
After arriving at LITEXPO an Exhibitor has to register at the Info-Centre of the Exhibition. Exhibitors are registered to the stands after they have fully paid the invoice for their participation in the Exhibition.
An Exhibitor is provided with information about the working procedure of the Exhibition, services provided, and is issued with exhibitor's passes, upon presentation of which to security, exhibitors shall be provided with access to the exhibition halls on the days of Exhibition mounting, dismantling and during the Exhibition working hours.
Lithuanian Exhibition and Congress Centre LITEXPO,
Laisvės ave. 5, Vilnius, Hall Nr.3,5
Exhibition working hours
October 5-7, 10.00 - 18.00, October 8, 10.00 - 16.00
Mounting of the stands
October 3-4, 8.00 - 22.00
Delivery of exhibits
October 3-4, 8.00 - 22.00
Registration of exhibitors
October 4, 10.00 - 19.00
Removal of exhibits
October 9, 16.00 - 20.00; October 10, 8.00 - 22.00
*The organizer reserves the right to change the times of exhibition working hours, mounting, removal and delivery of exhibits, exhibitors' registration.