Events

  • ACTFL 2019

    November 22 - November 24, 2019

    Washington, D.C.

    The ACTFL Annual Convention and World Languages Expo is where language educators from around the world come to meet! This global event brings together more than 8,000 language educators from all languages, levels, and assignments. The goal of ACTFL is to provide a comprehensive professional development experience that will have an impact on language educators at all levels of teaching and in turn help their students to succeed in their language learning process. As the world’s most comprehensive language education meeting featuring more than 800 educational sessions, the focus is on innovative programs, emerging trends that impact the language profession, and research-informed practices. The Italian Trade Agency will be showcasing Italian language publishers and Italian-based schools in an exhibit hall with more than 250 companies exhibiting their latest products.

  • Comic-Con International 2019

    July 18 - July 21, 2019

    San Diego, California

    The Italian Trade Agency will be exhibiting at Comic-Con International 2019 in San Diego. Comic-Con International is the largest multi-genre entertainment and comic convention held in the United States, and is held annually in San Diego, California (USA). In 2018, there were more than 1,000 exhibitors and registered attendance of almost 200,000 visitors. We will be at booth # 5526 featuring comic book publishers, graphic artists and promotion of comic book conventions and schools located in Italy. If you are an Italian company operating in this sector and are interested in joining us, please check us out at: Comic-Con 2019 – Italian Trade Agency

  • ACTFL 2018

    November 16 - November 18, 2018

    New Orleans, LA

    The ACTFL Annual Convention and World Languages Expo is where language educators from around the world come to meet! This global event brings together more than 8,000 language educators from all languages, levels, and assignments. Our goal is to provide a comprehensive professional development experience that will have an impact on language educators at all levels of teaching and in turn help their students to succeed in their language learning process. Come participate in the world’s most comprehensive language education meeting of the minds featuring more than 800 educational sessions in a variety of formats that focus on innovative programs, emerging trends that impact the language profession, and research-informed practices. While the exhibit hall will showcase more than 250 companies exhibiting their latest products and services, it is a learning experience within itself. Here you will find exhibitor sponsored workshops, the ACTFL Collab Zone, the Social Media Lounge, a Career Café, the ACTFL Confer-sation Corner, and much more.

     

    Exhibitors in the Italian Pavilion include:

    Italian Trade Agency #1125

    Accademia Italiana #1130

    Edizioni Edilingua #1128

    ALCE #1125

    Centro Linguistico #1132

    Les Mots Libres Edizioni #1125

     

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  • Comic-Con International

    July 19 - July 22, 2018

    San Diego Convention Center

    Join the Italian Trade Agency at this year’s Comic-Con International in San Diego!

    Comic-Con International is the largest multi-genre entertainment and comic convention in the United States, attracting thousands of comic book and pop culture fanatics from all across the globe.

    We are excited to announce that this will be the Italian Trade Agency’s first year participating in this exciting event. Be sure to stop by and visit booth #5525 to check out some of the incredible Italian comics that will be on display!

     

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  • New York Rights Fair 2018

    May 30 - June 1, 2018

    Metropolitan Pavilion, 125 W. 18th St. New York, NY

    Publishers Weekly, Combined Book Exhibit have partnered with BolognaFiere S.p.A. to launch the New York Rights Fair, the first trade and liscensing show in the U.S. dedicated exclusively to the international rights, distribution and licensing of content, both adult and children’s.

     

    The fair will offer a unique venue for U.S. publishers and agents across adult and children’s markets to network with their global counterparts in the publishing capital of thw orld. The three-day fair will cover rights sales negotiation and distibution of content across print, audio, TV, film, and digital channels.

    We invite you to visit the Italian Pavilion at Booths: #8, #19, and #25!

    Participating companies include:

     

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    To view the Italian exhibitor brochure, please click here.

     

     

  • ACTFL 2017

    November 17 - November 19, 2017

    Nashville, TN

    The ACTFL Annual Convention and World Languages Expo is an international event bringing together more than 7,000 language educators from all languages, levels, and assignments. Our goal is to provide a comprehensive professional development experience that will have an impact on language educators at all levels of teaching and in turn help their students to succeed in their language learning process. Come participate in the world’s most comprehensive language education meeting of the minds featuring more than 800 educational sessions in a variety of formats that focus on innovative programs, emerging trends that impact the language profession, and research-informed practices. While the exhibit hall will showcase more than 250 companies exhibiting their latest products and services, it is a learning experience within itself where you will find exhibitor sponsored workshops, the ACTFL Collab Zone, the Social Media Lounge, a Career Café, and an ACTFL Confer-sation Corner. Take your skills to the next level and join colleagues from around the world. Come “Experience It” for yourself!

     

    Exibitors in the Italian Pavilion include:

    University for Foreigners of Siena # 432

    Italian Trade Agency #433

    Accademia Italiana #434

    Sant’Anna Institute #438

    Scuola Dante Alighieri Campus L’Infinito #439

    Club Italiano Dante Alighieri #440

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    Edizioni Edilingua 

     

     

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    To view the brochure click here.

  • BookExpo America 2017

    June 1 - June 2, 2017

    Javits Center, New York, NY

    BookExpo, held June 1 – June 2, 2017 at the Javits Center in New York City, is the #1 book and author event for the book industry. At BookExpo you will discover new titles and books, meet up and coming Authors, attend Panel Sessions and network at North America’s largest gathering of book industry Professionals.

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  • Bologna Children’s Book Fair 2017

    April 3 - April 6, 2017

    Bologna, Italy

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    The Bologna Children’s Book Fair is the event in the publishing year’s calendar built around children’s content today. With over 50 years of experience the fair has succeeded in bringing together a truly unique and global audience to the show. The result is the world’s premium copyright business hub when it comes to publishing and that core now extends to all multi-media content for the children as well. International attendance at the fair rose over 18% in 2016 proving a growing interest and investment in kid’s content publishing and even more reason to visit.

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  • London Book Fair 2017

    March 14 - March 16, 2017

    London, United Kingdom

    The London Book Fair is the global marketplace for rights negotiation and the sale and distribution of content across print, audio, TV, film and digital channels. In 2017 the Fair will move to March and take place at Olympia, West London, covering all aspects of the publishing industry.

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  • NECTFL 2017

    February 9 - February 11, 2017

    New York, NY

    The Northeast Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages serves educators in all languages (including classical, less commonly taught, and ESL), at all levels from kindergarten through university, in both public and private settings. In existence since the late 1940s, NECTFL is the largest of five regional associations of its kind in the United States, representing educators from Maine to Virginia but exercising leadership nation-wide.

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  • Guadalajara International Book Fair 2016

    November 26 - December 4, 2016

    Guadalajara, Mexico

  • Guadalajara International Book Fair

    November 26 - December 3, 2016

    Guadalajara, Mexico

  • ACTFL 2016

    November 18 - November 20, 2016

    Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, Boston, MA

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  • Miami Book Fair International

    November 15 - November 22, 2016

    Miami, FL

  • Frankfurt Book Fair 2016

    October 19 - October 23, 2016

    Frankfurt, Germany

  • Beijing Book Fair 2016

    August 24 - August 28, 2016

    Beijing, China

  • BookExpo America 2016

    May 11 - May 13, 2016

    McCormick Place, Chicago

    BookExpo America (BEA) is the #1 book and author event for the book industry.  It’s the best place to discover new titles, authors, and education about the publishing industry. It is a dynamic environment for networking, sourcing, and relationship building within publishing in North America.

    ITA will be at booths 1204, 1205, and 1305!

  • NECTFL – Northeast Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages

    February 11 - February 13, 2016

    New York, NY

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  • Spotlight on Italian Innovation & Sustainability

    October 13 - November 11, 2015

    Chicago, IL

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    The Italian Trade Agency is proud to be a Chicago Architecture Biennial Affiliate Partner and is excited to participate in its 2015 inaugural event, The State of the Art of Architecture.

    ITA salutes Baukuh, Armin Linke, PIOVENEFABI, Stefano Boeri Architetti and Studio Albori who are among the Chicago Architecture Biennial’s more than 60 official selected participants representing over 30 countries.

    ITA’s Spotlight on Italian Innovation and Sustainability, presented in partnership with the Chicago Architecture Biennial, launches October 13 and includes a series of exhibitions, lectures and film screenings related to the advancements and achievements of Italian architecture. The 2015 Chicago Architecture Biennial will begin in October 2015 and run through January 2016. It is North America’s largest international survey of contemporary architecture, offering the world’s leading practitioners, theorists and commentators in the field the opportunity to exchange ideas as they take stock of architectural projects and experiments from around the globe.

    As part of this project we are pleased to present here a selection of books on architecture and design by Italian publishers.

    Please visit www.ITADesignSeries.com for more information.

  • Moscow International Book Fair

    November 30 - December 4, 2016

    Moscow, Russia

  • Beijing International Book Fair 2016

    August 26 - August 30, 2016

    Beijing, China

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