High tech trade show producer IDG World Expo is roiling the industry with a new labor policy. Beginning with its LinuxWorld Conference & Expo in August, the company will require exhibitor-appointed contractors (EACs) to hire labor for installation and dismantle (I&D) of exhibits not directly, but through the designated general contractor, Freeman Decorating Co., which IDG World Expo is calling a “subcontractor.” The policy will then be rolled out at IDG World Expo's other shows: ...

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