Trade Fairs, Exhibitions, Congresses and Events can Resume in France

Press Room > 2020

It’s official beginning from September 1, trade fairs, congresses and other major events may again be held in France.  This was announced by the French Defense and National Security Council (NSDC).

Viparis who manages nine main venues in the greater Paris region, will resume in autumn its business activity at Espace Champerret, Espace Grande Arche, Hôtel Salomon de Rothschild, Les Salles du Carrousel, Palais des Congrès d’Issy, Palais des Congrès de Paris, Paris Expo Porte de Versailles, Paris Le Bourget and Paris Nord Villepinte.

More than 40 events are already scheduled for September alone.  The Palais des Congres de Paris is from September 1 to 3.  Paris Nord Villepinte will kick off with Premier Vision Paris on September 15 to 17.

The first event for Paris Expo Porte de Versailles which welcomes eight million visitors each year is Workspace, dedicated to commercial interior design held September 1 to 3. Leading international fashion event, Who’s Next will be at the venue from September 4 to 7.  Paris Retail Week takes place September 15 to 17.  This is followed by Pro Days, a professional trade show for the bicycle September 20 to 22.

“Business meetings are one of the linchpins of our economic recovery, and Paris will maintain its appeal as a business destination and its leading international position,” said Pablo Nakhlé Cerruti, chief executive officer of Viparis.