SOURCE: FIERA MILANO SPA

May 12, 2006 08:32 ET

FIERA MILANO will attend the 'STAR Conference 2006' in New York on May 24

Rho (MI -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 12, 2006 -- Fiera Milano will meet with investors during the STAR Conference 2006 Event which will take place in New York at the Grand Hyatt Hotel - Park Avenue at Grand Central - on Wednesday 24th May, 2006 (http://www.borsaitalia.it/speciali/starconference2006ny/home/homeny.en.htm).

Fiera Milano will be represented by Bruno Boffo, Chief Financial Officer and Deputy General Manager, and Paola Fedrigo, Investor Relations.

Fiera Milano, is the leading operator in Italy and one of the leading operators in Europe engaged in the management and organisation of exhibitions and congresses. It is listed on the STAR segment (the segment with highest requirements in terms of transparency, governance and liquidity) of the Italian Stock Exchange (Reuters FIMI.MI, Bloomberg FM IM, ISIN IT 0003365613) with a market cap of ca. EUR 300 million. The Group activities are divided into three business areas: (i) Venues & related services (ii) Value added services (iii) Exhibition and congress organisation. The activity of the first business area includes hosting exhibitions and other events, promoting and providing equipped display spaces, and providing design support and related services. The Value Added Services area includes the provision of services both in connection with the exhibition and congress business and to customers that operate in a variety of business external to the exhibition segment. The third business area consists of organising and managing exhibitions, conferences and congresses. The Group is the Italian leading independent operator in terms of number of international exhibitions organised and amount of square meters rented out. Consolidated revenue for FY2005, ended on June 30th 2005, was EUR 261.7 million, EBITDA was EUR 34.1 million, operating income was EUR 21.9 million and net income was EUR 8.1 million. All data are in accordance with IAS/IFRS.

For further information please visit the website www.fieramilano.it

FIERA MILANO S.p.A.

INVESTOR RELATIONS DEPARTMENT

S.S. del SEMPIONE, 28 - 20017 RHO (MILANO), ITALY

TEL. (39) 02 4997.7816/7911 - FAX (39) 02 4997.7987

E-mail: investor.relations@fieramilano.it

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