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.