Prolight + Sound Shanghai is an international exhibition of technologies and services for events, installation and production. The show establishes a closer relation between exhibitors and key markets. Its professional training courses and events also elevate industry’s knowledge.
Prolight + Sound Shanghai 2015 will roll-out a series of business networking and professional training activities to foster exhibitors’ connection with the flourishing event and entertainment markets. Asia’s leading trade fair for the sector will take place this year from 14 – 17 October 2015 and offer show attendees top-notch products and technologies from more than 500 brands and exhibitors across 38,000 sqm at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre.
With the goal to increase exhibitors’ exposure in key international markets, the show organisers will host a worldwide buyer sponsorship programme inviting key buyers from Dubai, Germany, Japan, Korea, the Netherlands, the Taiwan Society of Cable Television Engineers ROC from Taiwan, and the USA. Especially in the thriving Chinese market, buyer delegations representing important industry groups and associations are formed. They include:
● National top distributors
● Top buyers from professional audio and lighting online media CA001
● Professionals from Zhejiang Province Stage Art Academy
● Broadcasting and television buyers from The Studio Art (Lighting) Work Council of China Radio and Television Association
Every year, Prolight + Sound Shanghai holds a series of leading edge events to help industry peers staying ahead of the evolving market, and this year is no exception. The 2015 edition will be well rounded by a certified professional training course, avant-garde seminars and forums, and live demonstrations to expand attendees’ industry knowledge.
The new highlights of the fringe events include the New Advancement in 3D Sound System Seminar and 3D Sound System Showcase. In cooperation with the world’s leading music engineering expert Siwei Music Engineering Design Group, the events will introduce the latest advancement in 3D sound system’s technologies and applications, complemented by a live demonstration in the showcase.
Another new feature is the International Audio Training Courses, jointly organised by The Professional Lighting & Sound Association of Germany (VPLT) and leading pro audio companies. Led by influential industry heavyweights, the courses will provide international standards, advanced trainings, and expert education in new products and technologies. A ‘Basic Entertainment Technology Data Communication Pass’ will be granted to the participants after the training session. Furthermore, Certifications will be given by individual pro audio companies to participants after the product training sessions.
More technology-oriented events will be held during the four-day show to enhance participants’ industry insights and network opportunities. These include:
● Studio Recording Technology Forum
● Acoustic Technology Forum
● KTV Sound System Design Seminar
● Lighting and Visual Design for TV Production Seminar
● Product Presentation
● Concert Sound Arena