ISH North America is rapidly becoming an “anchor” for a variety of industry-related events, and international exhibitor and buyer interest in the show is steadily rising. ISH-NA is hosted by Messe Frankfurt, Inc. in cooperation with the American Supply Association (ASA), the Canadian Institute of Plumbing and Heating (CIPH), and the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors – National Association (PHCC).

In addition to the events outlined below, the show producers and sponsors are in discussions with several other associations and industry groups on additional programs to be added. During the days leading up to ISH-NA’s debut and throughout its three-day run, sponsors and supporters of the show will hosts events geared to their respective member interests. At the same time, they plan to take advantage of the added benefit of the association with the most comprehensive and diverse trade show of its type in North America. During the time period October 31 – November 2, 2002, ISH North America will also host exhibitors from throughout North America and around the world. So far international pavilions are being developed on behalf of trade groups in Spain, Italy, Turkey, Australia, and Germany. The show is expected to draw 500 exhibitors and approximately 20,000 attendees.

Industry events currently scheduled in conjunction with ISH North America 2002 include: ASA’s Annual Convention/”Supply Chain Summit”; CIPH’s Habitat for Humanity Canada Gala Fundraiser; PHCC’s Annual Convention/ ”Passport to Profitability”; The Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association’s 120th annual meeting; AIM/R Principal Appreciation Reception; Radiant Panel Association Semi-Annual Conference; MCAA’s PCA First Annual Meeting; and the PVF Roundtable General Assembly.

For more show information on ISH North America contact:

Messe Frankfurt, Inc.
Attn.: Dirk Ebener
Tel.: 770-984-8016
Fax: 770-984-8023
E-Mail: Messe Frankfurt, Inc. www.ish-na.com