The GOED’s Trade Show Co-op Marketing Program gives South Dakota communities the ability to partner with the GOED in the industries that are key to South Dakota. The co-op efforts can diversify a community’s economic efforts by actively marketing and selling to an industry that fits well in a specific community.
The cost to the community to participate in the Trade Show Co-op Marketing Program $1,200, plus travel expenses. Items that could be included in the $1,200 are:
January 15-18, 2013
Las Vegas, Nev.
The Shooting, Hunting, Outdoor Trade Show (SHOT Show) and Conference is the largest and most comprehensive trade show for all professionals involved with the shooting sports, hunting and law enforcement industries. It is the world’s premier exposition of combined firearms, ammunition, law enforcement, cutlery, outdoor apparel, optics and related products and services. The SHOT Show attracts buyers from all 50 states and more than 100 countries. The SHOT Show is owned and sponsored by the National Shooting Sports Foundation.
In 2012, the GOED and cooperating South Dakota communities produced 36 new leads from the show. Since expanding our key industry to Shooting, Hunting, & Outdoors, we are optimistic that 2013 will yield even more results.
DOWNLOAD: SHOT SHOW 2013 CO-OP SHEET.PDF
The Biotechnology Industry Organization produces the BIO International Convention, the world’s largest gathering of the biotechnology industry, along with industry-leading investor and partnering meetings held around the world.
The BIO International Convention showcases the many ways the biotechnology and life science industries work together to help heal, fuel, and feed the world. In 2011, 15,000+ people from across the globe converged in Washington, D.C. to attend the global event for biotechnology.
DOWNLOAD: BIO 2013 CO-OP SHEET.PDF
April 30-May 2, 2013
Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
With room for 300 exhibition booths, indoor and outdoor space for equipment exhibitions, and high quality technical sessions, the 2013 conference will be an excellent opportunity for everyone to expand his/her knowledge about the Williston Basin, to discuss new technologies and to network with those who are making the Williston Basin one of the major driving forces in the oil industry today!
DOWNLOAD: WILLISTON 2013 CO-OP SHEET.PDF
October 30-31, 2013
MD&M Minneapolis provides real business opportunities inline with the industry as a whole. The medical manufacturing industry, which continues to grow, has consistently demonstrated sustained longevity. MD&M exhibitors are suppliers of raw materials, software, manufacturing machinery, components, subassemblies, and contract services used to design and produce medical devices.
Attendees are the executives, R&D staff, and design and manufacturing managers responsible for designing and producing more than half of the medical products used worldwide.
DOWNLOAD: MD&M 2013 CO-OP SHEET.PDF
The GOED is planning on participating at the following 2013 trade shows as an attendee only. If you would like any information on any of these shows, please contact Jen Lambley at email@example.com or 605-725-9200 or contact the Business Development Representative in your region. (Click for Rep Map)
June 18-19, 2013
New York, N.Y.
September 10-12, 2013
October 23-25, 2013
In an effort to showcase more of the state’s successful companies, we are looking to you to help.
Through the Cooperative Photo Program through the GOED, companies can submit their company photos for publication in GOED materials, at no cost.
DOWNLOAD: PHOTO CO-OP INFORMATION.PDF
DOWNLOAD: PHOTO CO-OP APPLICATION.PDF
*For more information on trade show opportunities, please contact Jen Lambley at firstname.lastname@example.org