The 3rd Upholstery Leather Conference – Present and future of the upholstery leather industry in Asia – has been confirmed. The event, which is sponsored by the Asia Pacific Leather Fair Ltd, will be held in the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, April 5, 2005.

The conference will bring together all elements of the supply chain and will be an ideal platform for companies who wish to develop their upholstery leather business in Asia.

The event is co-organised by Leather International magazine, and Rizzi Pellami who have previously organised successful conferences in Barcelona, Spain and Verona, Italy. Speakers will include leading buyers of upholstery from Asia and around the world as well as a number of leading upholstery leather producers.

The one day conference is being held the day before the APLF in Hong Kong in the same venue. Delegates fees include conference entry, lunch, coffee, dinner and cocktails as well as a CD-Rom of the presentations.

Further price details, delegate information and a booking form can be found by visiting [] or [].

A full list of speakers and topics will be released in the forthcoming weeks and months.