Boulevard of ideas

The Boulevard of Ideas presents the innovations and product novelties of the participating exhibtiors and will put a new emphasize on the Point of Sale with presenting the POS Solution Islands for the first time.

POS Solution Islands

If you are searching for creative ideas and state of the art solutions for the interior design of your shop, you should not miss the POS Solution Island at the next spoga+gafa. Along the Boulvard, in Passage 4/5 and hall 5.1 there will be presentations of five different scenarios which could be integrated into every shop.


"Product Innovations" Exhibition

Like the entire spoga+gafa itself, the novelties exhibition 'Product Innovations' offers a huge variety of new products across all of the exhibition areas. The latest product developments of the exhibiting companies are showcased along the entire boulevard in various scenarios. You should not miss out the opportunity to gain a compact overview and pick up ideas for your own line-up.

As Exhibitor of the spoga+gafa you have the opportunity to present your product novelty on the Boulevard of ideas and show it to a broad audiences.

Forum Gardencafé

The Forum Gartencafé of the spoga+gafa as the central meeting point on the Boulevard of Ideas presents culinary delights, things worth reading and listening to as well as a nice cup of coffee. In a large variety of lectures Spoga Gafa offers an overview on the latest trends in the European garden sector and an insight into the e-commerce. Furthermore you could attend the well known Taspo Talks where experts of the garden sector discuss about the future of the green industry.

The second major theme that will be presented at the Forum Gartencafé are the presentations of the Book-Lounge with newly released books on the garden and outdoor living. In cooperation with Westermann-Kommunikation, five authors and publishers will present their new books, which you could purchase along with many other titles in the adjoining bookshop.

As third part of the programme we offered you in cooperation with the Kult;Büro and the chefs of the Cologne Restaurant maiBeck Für Dich, two daily cooking-shows, where you could try delicacies from the local and seasonal vegetable and herb kitchen.


TASPO Talk at spoga+gafa in Cologne

The TASPO Talks at the Garden Café on the boulevard contribute again attractive and informative panel discussions which are jointly organized by Haymarket Media and Koelnmesse. Diverse rounds of experts will discuss on hot topics that are currently at the very heart of the garden sector.

You are heartily invited to take part in these exciting expert discussions from Sunday September 3 to Tuesday September 5, 2017 at the Garden Café on the Boulevard of ideas.