The European Confederation of the Shoe Industry (CEC) has approved a proposal to hold the next World Footwear Congress in the Mexican city of Léon. It will be held there at a yet unspecified date during the month of November of 2015. Léon is located in the state of Guanajuato, a leading manufacturing site for footwear. It has experience in the organization of international events, including the well-know Sapica shoe show.