WOMEX has been in existence since 1994 and is the most important trade fair for world music.

WOMEX stands for World Music Expo and is the biggest, most important trade fair for all kinds of world music including ethno, traditional and folk. This annual event is not fixed in any one place. The first WOMEX took place in 1994 in Berlin, and has since been held in other cities such as Bruxels, Marseille, Stockholm, Rotterdam, Newcastle, Seville, Copenhagen, Thessalonica, Budapest or Santiago de Compostela.

WOMEX 21 registration with SWISS MUSIC

27–31 October 2021

Register now for the SWISS MUSIC stand!

This year's WOMEX (World Music Expo) will take place for the first time in Porto, Portugal, from 27 to 31 October and invites for the 27th time to its trade fair, showcase festival and conferences.
Thanks to the SWISS MUSIC stand, Swiss trade participants can obtain accreditation for WOMEX at a reduced rate and benefit from free stand and web presence:

  • up to 50 Euros lower registration fees per person
  • free use of the stand infrastructure, incl. presentation area
  • free message and information service by our stand staff
  • free web presence at womex.swissmusic.ch and swissmusic.ch

SWISS MUSIC is a commitment by FONDATION SUISA and Pro Helvetia to promote the Swiss music professionals.

Take advantage of the "Late Rate" and register by 17 September 2021.

Registration procedure:

  1. Click on ENROLL (on the right)
  2. Enter your personal data in the online-form. The Swiss promotional code should already be entered in the respective field
  3. Finish your registration.

You will receive your invoice directly from WOMEX. Please verify the amount which should correspond to the rate "From 3rd Person": Registration rates

For questions concerning the registration, please contact: registration@womex.com.
For questions concerning the Swiss stand, please contact: ontour@fondation-suisa.ch.

We hope to welcome you again this year, safe and sound at WOMEX 21.

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