The World's Largest Licensing Trade Show

The meeting place for the global licensing industry

For more than 35 years, Licensing Expo has connected the world's most influential entertainment, character, art, and corporate brand owners and agents with consumer goods manufacturers, licensees and retailers. Whether you are looking to spot trends, build partnerships, or secure brand rights for your products, Licensing Expo has your answer.


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Connect through Matchmaking

With 4,600+ meetings secured last year alone, the Matchmaking Service comes back bigger and better than ever in 2019! As the official business networking tool at Licensing Expo, this is your chance to guarantee meetings BEFORE the show even starts.

Register early to secure meetings with new exhibitors like Encyclopaedia Britannica/Merriam-Webster, KAKAO IX, and Bradford Licensing (who represents Game of Thrones).

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Stay Connected Across the Globe


The Global Licensing Group is the worldwide licensing industry’s leading trade show organizer and media partner. Our mission is to provide licensing opportunities around the world to bring brands and products together.

Learn more about our global opportunities and find the right market for you today.


Highlights from Licensing Expo 2018

Take a quick look back at some of the best moments from Licensing Expo 2018! From Amazon's Opening Keynote to celebrity sightings like the Scott Brothers, In Real Life, and George Foreman, get ready to see what next year has in store!


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