The UFI Code of Ethics is designed to clearly state the dedication to quality and professional conduct of all UFI Members. It is a clear statement of UFI’s ongoing support for credibility and transparency in the business activities of trade fairs and exhibitions.
Code of Ethics
As a Member of UFI, The Global Association of the Exhibition Industry,
we agree to uphold the principles of respect, integrity, responsibility
and professional behaviour in the conduct of our business and in our relations
with our clients and colleagues.
As a UFI member
We believe that a commitment to ethical conduct is a constructive
approach to successfully achieving our professional goals.
We will conduct professional activities in accordance
with accepted standards, laws and regulations.
We will respect UFI’s Statutes,
Internal Rules and all obligations arising from membership.
We will provide accurate,
reliable information concerning our activities and commitments.
We will write contracts in such a fashion that they are clear
and fair and honour them accordingly.
We will recommend service suppliers who are professionally sound and
who are in compliance with recognised standards of health, safety and the environment.
We agree to respect the intellectual property of others and
to protect the confidentiality of privileged information provided to us during business activities.
We will support the practice of sustainable development within our industry.
We will strive to continually improve the level of our professional
competence and ability.
We will do our utmost to ensure a diverse workforce at all levels within our organization,
and will foster an inclusive and equitable climate for the people that work for us.
We will support the organization’s activities as it promotes,
serves and represents the trade fair and exhibition industry.