July 02, 2008

The International Association of Exhibitions and Events has updated its list of contacts in the U.S. Consulate offices of China for those looking to assist Chinese travelers in securing U.S. visas. The contacts are especially useful for expedited visa requests. Interested parties can access the information here: www.iaee.com/information__resources/us_consulate_offices.

The Specialty Coffee Association of America has signed a three-year contract with Freeman, the exposition services provider. Freeman will produce the SCAA annual convention beginning in 2009 in Atlanta. The show is expected to draw 8,000 attendees and span 100,000 net square feet of exhibit space.