Looking back on 1996

SPACE 1996: the 10th edition makes a splash

10th edition

1 229 exhibitors of which 214 international

90 710 visitos of which 3 050 international coming from 61 countries

Exhibition area: 39 937 sq. m. (23 081 sq. m. indoors and 15 699 sq. m outdoors)


Outstanding events of the year

The Exhibition Centre:

Construction of Hall 7: 3 500 sq. m.

Enlargement of parking area with construction of a pedestrian bridge overpass the motorway

SPACE team:

Paul KERDRAON succeeds to Joseph JOUZEL as the Exhibition Manager

Official visit:

Philippe VASSEUR - Ministy of Agriculture


1st video tape of SPACE 

But also...

Philippe VASSEUR : 'SPACE has become so important that it is essential for a Ministry of Agriculture to visit it"

Attendance of 170 journalists

New organization of cattle presentations to highlight beef cattle

Competition of Maine-Anjou breed, called nowadays Rouge des Prés

Site Internet du SPACE en 1996

Special focus: creation of the 1st version of SPACE website

For its 10th edition, SPACE has developed its first website! This website is available in two languages: French and English, displaying the will of SPACE being turned to the international.

At that time, it was already possible to consult the programme of the Show, the services provided to exhibitors and visitors, but also to come back on the past 10 years since the creation of SPACE.  

Pictures of SPACE 1996