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Upcoming U.S. Trade Shows
March 22, 2022

The U.S. Embassy Kingston encourages your attendance to U.S. trade shows to learn about the latest trends and innovations in your industries; match make with the leading industries in the field; and identify the top suppliers for your business needs.  The below list is a sample of trade shows supported by the Department of Commerce.  If you are interested in attending, please register at the websites listed below and send an e-mail to kingstoncommercial@state.gov confirming your registration.


NAB 2022 – National Association of Broadcasters

April 23-27, 2022, Las Vegas, NV

 The result of these once distinct fields of media, entertainment and technology are converging and becoming something far greater than the sum of their parts.  NAB Show® is where global visionaries convene and where this phenomenon comes to life.  The entire digital ecosystem attends the Show, including Broadcast, Digital Media, Film, Entertainment, Telecom, Post-Production, Academia, Mobile, Houses of Worship, Advertising, Military, Government, Retail, Security, Sports, Live Events, Online Video, IT, Virtual and Augmented Reality, and so many more.



May 9-12, 2022, Las Vegas, NV

Delivering the latest innovations to the solid waste industry is what we at WasteExpo thrive on. From vehicles to robotics to recycling equipment and technology, they have been delivering the latest and greatest for decades.


NRA 2022 – National Restaurant Association

May 21-24, 2022, Chicago, IL

The National Restaurant Association Restaurant, Hotel-Motel Show® is the largest annual gathering of restaurant, foodservice, and lodging professionals in the world.  This event showcases products like bakery items, kitchen tools, table ware, flatware, crockery, food service technology, catering paraphernalia, sustainable products, snacks etc. in the Hotel, Restaurant & Catering industry.


International Franchise Expo (IFE) 2022

June 2-4th, 2022, New York City, NY

The International Franchise Expo 2022 is the world’s leading event where potential franchisees can network and connect with large, medium-size, and emerging franchise brands.  The International Franchise Expo brings together attendees, exhibitors, expert speakers and sponsors for information sharing, education, business development and a bit of fun!


CosmoProf North America 2022 

July 12-14, 2022, Las Vegas, NV

Cosmoprof North America (CPNA) is the leading B2B beauty trade show to discover unique brand launches, product innovations, new channels for distribution, packaging, and manufacturing; and to form key relationships with top industry professionals and retailers. The three-day event remains the single most important networking opportunity in the United States for all sectors of the global beauty industry: experience the world of raw materials, packaging and contract manufacturing, private label, perfumery and cosmetics, natural health, beauty salon and spa, and hair and nails.


Solar Power International (SPI22)

Sept 19-22, 2022, Anaheim, CA

SPI, ESI &  Smart Energy Week is the most comprehensive event in North America for the renewable energy industry, including solar, storage, smart energy, wind, hydrogen & fuel cells, geothermal, and EV infrastructure. Anchored by the flagship event, SPI, Smart Energy Week brings together an extensive alliance of renewable energy leaders for multiple days of networking, education, and innovation that moves the industry forward. SPI, ESI & Smart Energy Week, has become the center of integration for the wider energy industry – with Energy Storage International (the largest energy storage event in North America), Smart Energy Marketplace + Microgrid, Hydrogen + Fuel Cells International, EV International, and Wind Energy International.


 ASIS 2022

Sept 2022, Dallas, TX


ASIS is the profession’s most comprehensive education program and security marketplace. Today’s complex threat landscape demands that organizations address security at the enterprise level, looking at all types of risk—physical, cyber, operational, personnel, and more​. ASIS 2022 considers all of these elements and vulnerabilities to offer best-in-class analyses and solutions. ​