Tulsa, Okla., October 3, 2012 – Trade Show Executive awarded DistribuTECH 2011 Conference & Exhibition three awards in three separate categories among the fastest-growing trade shows in the U.S.
In Trade Show Executive magazine’s August 2012 issue, the magazine’s editors named DistribuTECH to the magazine’s “The Fastest 50” list, honoring the smart grid conference with awards for growth in exhibit space, increase in exhibiting companies and growth of total attendance.
DistribuTECH, which takes place January 29-31 in San Diego, California, ranked No. 11 in terms of percentage growth in total attendance. From 2010 to 2011, attendance grew from 6,472 to 8,675.
DistribuTECH ranked No. 33 as ranked by percentage of growth in net square feet of paid exhibit space.
DistribuTECH, grew by 14.8 percent – or from 96,500 net square feet in 2010 to 110,800 net square feet in 2011.
The conference also made No. 33 on The Fastest 50’s index ranked by percentage of growth in number of exhibiting companies. According to the magazine, DistribuTECH’s number of exhibiting companies grew from 339 in 2010 to 339 in 2011 – or 15.3 percent.
DistribuTECH is the utility industry’s leading smart grid conference and exposition, covering automation and control systems, energy efficiency, demand response, renewable energy integration, advanced metering, T&D system operation and reliability, power delivery equipment and water utility technology.
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