IAFP Forum

International perspectives, global opportunities

Date & Time: 10:30-12:00, 12 September 2018
Location: E8B-D60, SNIEC


The International Alliance of Furnishing Publications(IAFP)founded in 1997 and has been the best window through which to view the furniture world, for a great many companies, people, organizations and institutions. It is currently made up of 19 most important specialized publications in the furnishing sector, which represent the same number of countries from Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, China, Germany, South Korea, India, Japan, Mexico, Romania, Russia, Singapore, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States, Australia, France, Italy, and Taiwan.

On 12 September, 2018, more than ten IAFP members will join together to presents a picture of the world’s key markets, talking about the current situation and dynamics in the furniture industry of its home country, in terms of production, exports, imports, business activities, retail landscape, market segmentation, etc.


Antoaneta Kostova
Advertising Manager
MD Magazine, Bulgaria

Artem Vasiliev
Deputy Chief Editor / Head of Foreign Relations
Mebelny Biznes magazine, Russia

Bill McLoughlin
Chief Editor
Furniture Today, USA

Carlos Bessa
Commercial Director
Revista Móbile, Brazil

Dr Casey Loo
Publisher and Editor-In-Chief
APS Media Group, Singapore

Helmut Max Merkel
Editor in Chief (international)

Nagashima Takayoshi
AIK Co., Ltd, Japan

Nesip Uzun
Publisher and Chief Editor
Furniturk / Mobilya Dergis, Turkey

Patrick Ledoux
Chief Editor
Meubihome Magazine, Belgium

Pedro Romero
Editor in chief
Moblaje magazine, Mexico