47th CIFF Guangzhou 2021
CIFF (China International Furniture Fair) organized events and conferences in order to provide inspiration to industry professionals and create moments of encounter, communication, and sharing. Having concluded on March 31st after a total of 8 days (4 for the first phase and 4 for the second), the 47th CIFF Guangzhou occupied 750,000 square metres of exhibition space, divided among almost 4,000 exhibitors. Attendance numbers were impressive: 357,809 qualified trade visitors, a +20.17% compared to CIFF Guangzhou 2019, the last edition held over two phases before the pandemic, despite a limited presence of foreign visitors at the exhibition.
Headlining in the second phase, from March 28th to 31st, were workplaces and public spaces, in addition to essential technologies for the furniture industry.
During Office Show, the leading brands of the sector showed countless flexible and innovative solutions for work environments capable of responding to the demands of companies that are in constant evolution with the objective of increasing performance and productivity, improving well-being and security, and inspiring new ideas. Much space was also dedicated to public commercial spaces and healthcare facilities, including those dedicated to the elderly, in addition to schools.
The 2030+ International Future Office, the exhibit organized by CIFF Guangzhou and China National Furniture Association, proposed the latest trends in the workplace. Brand names like Steelcase, Knoll, Lamex, K + N, Sitland, Cassina, Magis, Gan, Avarte, as well as Hettich, Nreal, and Dyson, all collaborated on the project.
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