The Organising Company ROTA SA
ROTA SA, founded in 1984, is the largest exhibition organisation in Greece. The company, having organised hundreds of exhibitions and events in the last almost 40 years, has managed to gather a volume of experience and knowledge unique to the Greek standards.
In addition, ROTA SA manages the largest exhibition center in Athens, the METROPOLITAN EXPO, whose state-of-the-art facilities host prestigious international exhibitions and a range of high-demand events. The company organises exhibitions, conferences and events, satisfying the special needs of a large number of markets, with a variety of products that includes from home goods to aluminum systems and from luxury yachts to defense systems.
ROTA SA currently operates in the following categories:
- International Exhibitions
- Technical Exhibitions
- Fashion Exhibitions
- Consumer Shows
- End Consumer Shows
The portfolio of ROTA SA includes the following exhibitions:
• DEFEA – Defence Exhibition Athens
• Gift Show
• Mostra Rota
• Athens Fashion Trade Show
• Children and Toys
• Build Expo Greece
• Metal Machinery Expo
• Athens International Boat Show
• Souvenir Expo Greece – Parousies
• Souvenir Expo Greece – Laicki Techni
• Souvenir Expo Greece – Technima
ROTA SA is a proud member of:
ROTA SA is a member of UFI (Union des Foires Internationales), the premier World Exhibition Market Association. International exhibitions bearing the “UFI” logo provide exhibitors and visitors with reassurance of high quality provided services, and confidence in the benefits to be gained by taking part in a well organized commercial activity of international stature.
The Society of Independent Show Organizers (SISO) was formed and has been dedicated to meeting the needs of the for-profit show organizer through networking, the exchange of ideas and experiences, and the ability to learn from each other in a non-competitive and candid environment.
ROTA SA is a member of SEV – Hellenic Federation of Enterprises. SEV plays a leading role in the country’s transformation into a productive, outward-looking and competitive economy. It is the independent voice of businesses, representing a broad spectrum of the country’s economic activity, including manufacturing and services.
SETE – Greek Tourism Confederation, aims at constantly boosting competitiveness and demonstrating the key role of tourism in the Greek economy. SETE represents national sectoral associations of tourism businesses as well as individual businesses involved in the tourism economy in general covering the entire range of tourism activities.
SETE envisions a balanced growth of the tourism sector, aimed at improving performance and increasing the number of arrivals and overnight stays, while improving the distribution of tourism supply throughout the country, and improving the distribution of demand over time. The above objectives are pursued within the framework of environmental protection, and with the utmost respect for and promotion of Greek culture.
• ISO 9001:2015
In 2003 ROTA SA received ISO 9001:2015 Certification of Standards, awarded by TÜV AUSTRIA Organization of Standardization. This certification is awarded for placing and implementing a Quality Control System in the field of Exhibition Organizing.
In theory, this acknowledges that company strategy and practices are driven by a customer-centric philosophy, an effective management of auxiliary business procedures and constant improvement. In practice, it provides proof that the quality of services provided by ROTA SA to the exhibition market sector for so long will remain high.