WOMEX – the World Music Expo
Next edition: 17-21 October 2012 in Thessaloniki, Greece

WOMEX is "The most important international professional market of world music of every kind. This international fair brings together professionals from the worlds of folk, roots, ethnic and traditional music and also includes concerts, conferences and documentary films. It contributes to networking as an effect

ive means of promoting music and culture of all kinds across frontiers." 
UNESCO Global Alliance for Cultural Diversity

Made in Berlin and travelling in Europe: 
The 17th edition of WOMEX in Copenhagen, Denmark in October 2011 saw over 2,250 delegates from more than 90 countries, 700 exhibitors in a bustling Trade Fair, a full conference and a showcase festival presenting 60 acts on 6 stages.