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Prolight + Sound BIZLounge: New digital exchange format for the international entertainment technology industry
Standing together, looking ahead, mastering the crisis: In close cooperation with the industry, Prolight + Sound invites to the first BIZLounge. The digital information format for the event community will be first held on Tuesday, 13 April 2021 - originally the opening day of Prolight + Sound. Despite the cancellation of the fair, professionals from the industry will thus have the opportunity to exchange their views with experts via live stream and to deal with the burning issues of the industry in lectures and discussions.
Prolight + Sound, Heimtextil, Techtextil and Texprocess postponed until 2022; International Consumer Goods Show cancelled
Back in September 2020, a decision was reached by Messe Frankfurt and the industries involved to forgo any physical events at our home base in the first quarter of 2021. Now, following close consultation with customers, it has become necessary to postpone the international physical trade fairs planned for April and May – Prolight + Sound, the International Consumer Goods Show, Heimtextil, Techtextil and Texprocess – as a result of the regulations and travel restrictions that have been imposed.
Prolight + Sound 2021 with new digital services: Innovative Experience Platform and extensive live streaming programme
From 13 to 16 April, Prolight + Sound 2021 combines the advantages of a physical trade fair platform with the flexibility of digital events. In addition to product presentations and conferences on the Frankfurt exhibition grounds, the event offers a wide range of additional digital services. Thus, exhibitors will be given the opportunity to present their products and solutions to a greater audience and to make contact with professionals from all over the world. Under the name "Prolight + Sound 2021 Hybrid Edition", the event is being expanded by an app-based Experience Platform that offers innovative tools such as AI-supported matchmaking, virtual round tables and customisable company profiles. Users can experience the highlights of the leading trade fair from anywhere on several live streams.
Prolight + Sound App
The Smartphone App "Navigator Prolight + Sound" is the orientation guide for visitors of Prolight + Sound. Navigate over the fairgrounds (Site and Hall Plan), through the Exhibitor and Product search or receive inspiration through news and twitter messages. Prolight + Sound Navigator is available for Apple-Products (iPhone, iPod touch, iPad) on the App Store and Android on Google Play Store as a free App.
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All the important information about your trade fair visit
Admission only to journalists and exhibitors within the framework of their press activities. The Press Center opens daily at 8.30 a.m. and already at the day before the fair. Telephone: +49 69 75 75-13 36 (during the fair only).
Technical equipment for an efficient working environment:
- W-LAN throughout the Press Centre
- 11 PC work stations
- 6 laptop work stations
- 2 interview rooms
- 4 photo download stations
- 3 printers