Trade Shows & Events
Trade Shows & Events

Meet ASO!

We want to actively shape the progress of our industry. We do not do it just by developing innovative products and our association work but also by participating in trade shows and by organizing our own events. Here you can find a list of ASO´s trade show and event activities.

Meet us at the following trade shows and events in the United States:

ASO at the International Airport GSE Expo

International Airport GSE Expo

The International Airport GSE Expo is the world's largest ground support equipment-only exhibition. It is produced by the International Airport Equipment Manufacturers Association (IAEMA) and Ground Support Worldwide magazine and is held every two years.

The next International Airport GSE Expo will be held October 20-22, 2020 at the Rio All-Suites Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas.



FABTECH is North America's largest metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing event. Attendees and exhibiting companies gather here to celebrate metal manufacturing. The event also provides educational sessions and expert-led presentations covering the latest trends and technology in the metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing industries.

The next Fabtech will take place in Las Vegas, November 18-20, 2020.

PDA New England

Annual Professional Door Association Trade Show - PDA New England

The PDA's Bi-Annual Trade Show comprises of industry workshops, dealer certifications among others. More than 50 vendors support this event.


DASMA Annual Meeting

DASMA (Door & Access Systems Manufacturers Association) is North America’s trade association for manufacturers of garage doors, rolling doors, high performance doors, garage door operators, vehicular gate operators, and access control products. DASMA members’ products represent more than 95 percent of the U.S. market for our industry.

DASMA meetings are open only to members and prospective members.

The next meeting will take place 13 to 15 January, 2020.



IDAExpo is the figurehead of USA´s door and gate shows. The association IDA (International Door Association) organizes this show every year in spring.

The next IDAExpo is taking place in New Orleans, Louisiana from April 20 to 24, 2021!




ASO Safety Solutions at Fencetech 2018


FENCETECH is a leading trade show for sliding gates and fencing technology in the USA. Organizer of FENCETECH is the AFA (American Fence Association).

In 2021, Fencetech and IDAExpo are teaming up once again - the event will be held from April 20 to 24 in New Orleans, Louisiana.




ASO Safety Solutions at Automate in Chicago


Automate, the broadest automation solutions event in North America, is held once every two years in Chicago, IL. This trade show affords visitors the opportunity to experience first-hand cutting-edge robotics, vision, motion control, and related technologies that are dramatically impacting business at a single event.

The next Automate will be held at Cobo Center, Detroit, MI from May 17-20, 2021

... and internationally:

Perimeter Protection

Perimeter Protection

The first Perimeter Protection - the central exhibition for mechanical and electronic site security systems - took place in 2010. Since 2016 ASO is part of this exhibition and congress for perimeter protection, fencing and building security.

The next Perimeter Protection is scheduled for January 14-16, 2020. Meet us in Nuremberg in Hall 12, booth 500!



MACH is UK's biggest trade fair for manufacturing technologies.
600 exhibitors from the fields of metalworking machines, forming machines and associated technologies, services and equipment are presenting latest trends and innovations.

The next MACH takes place from April 20-24, 2020 in Birmingham, UK. Visit us and our partner EasyGates Ltd. at booth 17-604.




ASO at R+T 2018

R+T Stuttgart

It goes without saying that ASO Safety Solutions is represented at the leading door and gate trade show R+T in Stuttgart, Germany. R+T takes place every three years. In 2018, ASO focussed on the following topics:

  • DRICO - drive controls redefined
  • LISENS - the light curtain innovation, designed and produced by ASO
  • SENTIR edge - electrical safety contact edges featuring our UNIQUE assembly system


The next R+T will take place from February 23 - 27, 2021 in Stuttgart, Germany. We're looking forward to meeting you there!

inter airport Europe

inter airport Europe

Inter airport Europe is the International Exhibition for Airport Equipment, Technology, Design and Services.

It is the only airport exhibition worldwide covering all aspects of airport-related technology and services. The exhibition offers solutions and ideas for the equipment of terminal buildings, the design and planning stage, the latest ground support equipment as well as IT systems, all in one place.

The next inter airport Europe takes place October 5-8, 2021 in Munich.




ASO Gate Safety Conference

ASO Gate Safety Conference

Since 2010 the ASO Gate Safety Conference for the UK door and gate industry took place three times. Since then the GSC has become one of the main informational events of UK´s door and gate industry. 

All past Gate Safety Conferences habe been helt in the area of Birmingham. 

Emerging from the ASO Infotag in Germany, the establishement of the Gate Safety Conference had a much sadder background than in Germany. Unfortunately, after several fatal accidents, gate safety became much more important than anybody could have wished. 

The next Gate Safety Conference is likely to take place in 2021. We will keep you informed.

ASO Infotag

ASO Infotag

The ASO Infotag is known to be Germany´s most important door and gate industry meeting.

It is the original event that the ASO Gate Safety Conference in UK emerged from and provides information about all major legal changes and technological developments that drive the door and gate industry in Germany and Benelux. 

The 8th ASO Infotag will be held in 2022.

Service & Support

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ASO Safety Solutions Inc.
300, Roundhill Drive Unit 6
Rockaway, NJ 07866

Phone +1 973 586 9600


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