Prolight + Sound

VPLT Managing Director Linda Residovic: “For us, the trade fair is considered the most important networking platform”

The Association for Media and Event Technology (VPLT) has been a regular cooperation partner for Prolight + Sound for several years. Above all, the association successfully supports the trade fair in the conception and implementation of the extensive conference and lecture program and, for examples, provides interesting conference ideas. In this interview, Managing Director Linda…
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New Master’s Program in Strategic Live Communication

The strategic planning of trade fairs, the perfect staging of new products as well as other visual concepts for captivating audiences in a completely new way: these are not easy tasks. The so-called live communication is a suitable tool for implementing corporate goals. In the new Master’s program Strategic Live Communication (SLK) at the Technische…
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Mondo*dr Award 2019: Application Phase Started

Creative and outstanding permanent installations will once again be honored with awards at Prolight + Sound 2019. The trade publication mondo*dr will be awarding prizes in seven categories next year. Award for the best entertainment installations With this award, the trade publication aims to honor the achievements of the industry as well as the changing…
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New Trade Fair Hall 12 officially opened

Construction has been taking place over the past two year at the Frankfurt Messe fair grounds - Hall 12 is to become a modern and spacious exhibition space for companies and firms. Following an intensive construction phase, Hall 12 has now been officially opened. This ceremony was attended by 2,000 representatives from the realms of…
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Prolight + Sound 2019: Ticket Sales has Begun

It’s a highlight every year: the leading trade fair for event technology in Frankfurt. Prolight + Sound has been attracting the event industry the trade fair city of Frankfurt since 2001. Innovations, talks by specialist, and impressive shows will be presented here in 2019 as well. Whoever doesn’t want to miss out on this industry…
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Sinus Award 2019 – Project Submissions Now Open

The registration deadline has been announced! Companies and professionals from the event industry can now apply for the “Sinus - Systems Integration Award 2019.” Visionary projects in the field of audiovisual communication can be submitted until November 18, 2018. For almost fifteen years now, this award has been an important sign of recognition for the…
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Neumann.Berlin Releases Anniversary Bundle

Together with Sennheiser, George Neumann, the world’s leading producer of studio microphones, is releasing a special bundle to celebrate its 90 years of existence: the microphone system evolution wireless ew 500 G4 is currently available with the Neumann true condenser capsule KK 205. The capsule heads were previously reserved for the Sennheiser 2000, 6000 and…
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Opus Award 2019 – Apply Now for the German Stage Prize

In addition to innovative products, presentations by international industry experts and networking, the award ceremonies are an important part of Prolight + Sound. The Opus - German Stage Award has been one of the most important awards in the industry since 2002. In order to honor original projects, productions and creative minds in the area…
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Good reasons why you should exhibit at Prolight + Sound in 2019

Why should I participate in the Prolight + Sound 2019 as an exhibitor? This and other questions are posed by many companies when they are considering participating. In order to offer some support, we have collected some ideas for exhibitors. That’s because it especially pays to book a stand by the end of the month:…
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Early Bird Discount: Save Up to 13 Percent!

A mere 10 months before Prolight + Sound 2019 starts on April 2, 2019, exhibitors can now book their stands for the trade fair all about entertainment technologies and services. When doing so, the “early birds” not only get the first spots to present themselves to visitors, they also profit from the corresponding discount. Whoever…
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“Hedgeducation”: High End Systems starts Video Tutorials

Every live show is impressively staged when it’s put in the right light. To reach this goal, light designers control and program dozens, up to hundreds of spotlights, washes, and beams. One absolute must is the light desk that can be used to program and control spotlights. Since the end of May, High End System…
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Future Talents Project 2018 – These are the Winners

Creative, full of ideas and innovation – this is one way to describe the applications for the Future Talents Project 2018. The applicants included a great variety of young talent. Choosing a winner was anything but easy. Future Talents Project 2018 – Numerous ideas this year as well 3rd place: Technical team (2nd generation) of…
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Fog Machines from Ultratec

Mystic stage imagery, atmospheric concert appearances, and scary ghost trains, all of them frequently thank their special effects to the use of fog machines. The die Ultratec special effects GmbH can be named as one of the leading producers in this field. In 2018, the American company was represented at Prolight + Sound for the…
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Impressive Effect with Simple Means from Gerriets

Immersive technologies are the new trend in the event industry. They make events more vivid, blurring the line between the real and the virtual. As a producer of theater and stage equipment, Gerriets also premiered two products at Prolight + Sound 2018 that create impressive visual effects. HoloGauze and InviScreen create new possibilities The InviScreen…
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