About Us

Bettina HarlosFairlab Exhibition Management is your exhibition partner, on hand to ensure your trade show experience is a triumph. With years of experience in project management, trade shows and events, we have the expertise to help you plan and construct your stand, boost your marketing and media exposure and turn expo leads into a lucrative sales strategy.

After many years in executive management roles in different industries such as Retail, Banking, Entertainment Services and IT, I decided to use my experience to assist Australian companies in their international business endeavors.  As Managing Director of Fairlab Exhibition Management I encourage you to explore trade fairs as important component of an effective marketing mix.

Fairlab Exhibition Management is member of the Export Council of Australia,  the Australia China Business Council (ACBC),  Commerce Ballarat, Women in Global Business, Business in Heels and other local and international networking groups.

As official Representative of German trade fair organiser Koelnmesse, Fairlab operates in close cooperation with project teams in Germany, Singapore, China and other countries. Backed by a network of the best suppliers and service partners in the business, we support you with a unique one-stop-shop-solution to ensure you reap the rewards from a successful trade show.

We believe that in today’s global market it is more important than ever that business relationships are based on knowledge, honesty, trust and mutual respect.  Exporters and importers do not just exchange goods and services across borders. They also immerse themselves in different cultures, regulations and languages with all the challenges and rewards that brings.

We strive to make things easier for you when you embark on this journey.

Let us assist you writing your next trade fair success story.


Bettina Harlos
Managing Director
Fairlab Exhibition Management

Koelnmesse, our German partner

Established in 1924, our German partner Koelnmesse organises and manages around 80 trade fairs, exhibitions, guest events and special events in Cologne and the most important markets around the world.

The company is the leading trade fair organiser for 25 branches of industry.
In total, more than 50,000 companies from128 countries and approximately 3 million visitors from 210 nations participate in Koelnmesse events each year.70 percent of exhibitors and more than 40 percent of visitors come from outside of Germany.
Situated right at the heart of Cologne and Europe, the exhibition centre is the sixth largest in the world, spanning 284,000 m² exhibition space in 11 halls and outdoor areas.
Easy to reach via air, train and car and well equipped with hotels, restaurants and points of interest  the city of Cologne is well prepared to host international visitors.
Until 2020 Koelnmesse’s fair ground will undergo significant modernisation to prepare for future growth and future event requirements.
Fairlab Exhibition Management is one of more than 100 offices representing Koelnmesse worldwide.

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