EDPA Introduces the Zero Waste Challenge for the Exhibit Industry

EDPA 160x160Many industries are searching for ways to operate more sustainably. The corporate events industry is no exception. The Exhibit Designers and Producers Association is launching the Zero Waste Challenge to harness its members’ creative energy, recognize innovation and share the best ideas for reducing the industry’s impact on the environment.
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EDPA Introduces EDPA RFP Certification Program: A Benchmark of Excellence

EDPA members in good standing are eligible to apply for certification. If the criteria are satisfied, member companies are certified by IComply, a division of BPA Worldwide, (all data submitted is kept CONFIDENTIAL). The certification provides written assurance that the company meets the standards and practices approved by the EDPA. To achieve certification, the member company submits formal documentation along with the application. Once a member receives the EDPA RFP Certification, renewal will be required to maintain their status in the EDPA RFP Certification Directory, annually. read full article

EDPA Names New President – Jay Burkette

EDPA2013_1981EDPA has named a new President of the EDPA Board, Jay Burkette who is a 30-year industry veteran. Jay, vice president of Birmingham, Ala.-based ExpoDisplays, has always been very involved in the EDPA and over the past couple of years has put his efforts into building and retaining members as the VP of Member Services. read full article

Chapter News


nor calNorthern California Chapter's Trends in Design

Join the EDPA Northern California Chapter as we explore "Trends in Design" with our two guest speakers Mitchell Mauk of Mauk Design and Paul Biondolillo, of MulvannyG2 Architecture. The event will be held on Wed, Oct 30th starting at 7am at the Garden Court Hotel in Palo Alto, CA. Registration is $50 and you can sign up here. Any questions, please email Selwyn, selwyns@rainier.com, or Kate, kate.mosley@platinumcargo.com, for more information.



Who we are

Who we are

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The Exhibit Designers and Producers Association (EDPA), founded in 1954, is an internationally recognized national trade association with more than 400 corporate members from 18 countries that are engaged in the design, manufacture, transport, installation and service of displays and exhibits primarily for the exhibition and event industry.
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