The organisers of the GDS International Shoe fair have announced the fair dates for 2004. The 97th edition of the show will take place from March 11-14, 2004 and 98th edition will be held from September 16-19.

Both events will be held at Messe Düsseldorf in Germany.

The event organisers, Messe Frankfurt, have also appointed Danila Avdiu as the new project director heading the Messe Düsseldorf team. She previously worked for Blenheim International Ltd.