It All Started Here

Established in 1986, GAIKINDO CAR EXHIBITION (Pameran Mobil GAIKINDO) hosted by GAIKINDO was the beginning of Indonesias largest automotive exhibition. On 2006, the exhibition reached a new platform by becoming an international-scale exhibition endorsed by OICA (Organisation Internationale des Constructeurs d’Automobiles) and changed its name to Indonesia International Motor Show (IIMS). Along the fantastic 20 years of journey, this year we will drive the show towards a brighter future and launch the show with a new name GAIKINDO Indonesia International AUTO SHOW


On 1986, the first automotive exhibition hosted by GAIKINDO was launched under the name of GAIKINDO Car Exhibition (Pameran Mobil GAIKINDO) and participated by 13 GAIKINDO members.


1994 after it was postponed for two years due to the government tight money policy, Jakarta Auto Expo was held again on 1996 the exhibition reached a record breaking achievement compared to the previous years, attended by more than 200.000 visitors

2000 – 2003

On 2000, Jakarta Auto Expo changed its name to Gaikindo Auto Expo after postponed for 3 years in a row due to monetary crisis in South East Asia. On 2003, The 12th Gaikindo Auto Expo held in 19 – 27 Juli 2003, participated by 150 automotive related companies, and covered 35.000 sqm of Jakarta Convention Center (JCC).

2004 – 2008

On 2006, the exhibition was listed as part of the worlds automotive exhibition schedule, endorsed by OICA (Organisation Internationale des Constructeurs d’Automobiles) and the exhibition changed the name to Indonesia International Motor Show (IIMS). On 2008 The exhibition covered the whole area of Jakarta Convention Center (JCC), indoor and outdoor

2009 – 2014

In attempt to remain progressive, on 2009 the exhibition moved to a bigger venue Jakarta International Expo Kemayoran, which covered bigger area around 60.000 sqm. Furthermore, after a remarkable success on the previous year, on 2014 the exhibition was utilising more than 80.000 sqm extensive area.


The new chapter of GAIKINDO’s automotive exhibition begins under a new name of GAIKINDO Indonesia International AUTO SHOW (GIIAS). GIIAS, is the largest auto show in Southeast Asia, was first held from June 20 to August 30, 2015 at Indonesia Convention Exhibition (ICE), Bumi Serpong Damai (BSD). A total of 34 brands of vehicles from 23 Agent licensee (APM), and 2 Importers public passenger vehicles participate in it. At 2015, GIIAS series, that includes GIIAS 2015 held at ICE, GIIAS Makassar Auto Show 2015 (South Sulawesi), and GIIAS Surabaya Auto Show 2015 (East Java) has recorded more than 500,000 visitors, and contributed to the Indonesian Automotive industry for as much as Rp. 6.3 trillion


GIIAS 2016take place on 11 to 21 August 2016 held at Indonesia Convention Exhibition (ICE), BSD City, Tangerang. In the second year of implementation GIIAS will focus to bring Indonesia’s automotive exhibition to the world’s stage. GIIAS 2016 to get the full endorsement of the international organization that oversees the global automotive industry, namely OICA (Organisation Internationale des Constructeurs d’Automobiles). And under the auspices of OICA, GIIAS become one of the series of world-class international auto shows like NAIAS – Detroit Auto Show, IAA – Frankfurt Auto Show, Geneva Motor Show, Auto China Beijing, Tokyo Motor Show and several other exhibitions.