Prolight + Sound

Prolight + Sound 2023 Honours AV Installation ‘Dark Matter’ In Berlin With The ‘Sinus – Systems Integration Award’.

Created by Christopher Bauder and Studio WHITEvoid, Dark Matter is a journey through a parallel world of light, space and sound. The 2023 "Sinus - Systems Integration Award" winning show takes place in a former factory site and offers visitors a journey through seven immersive worlds brought to life by light installations, kinetic elements, projection…
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Opus Award Winner Chosen – Innovative “Pandaemonium” Stage At Staatstheater Kassel

The Opus Award is presented annually by the German Association for Event Technology and Media (Verband für Veranstaltungstechnik und Medien - VPLT), the European Association of Event Centres (Europäischer Verband der Veranstaltungs-Centren - EVVC) and Messe Frankfurt in recognition of outstanding achievements in the fields of staging, technical implementation, stage and set design and lighting…
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A Glimpse Behind The Scenes: Catering For Exhibitors

A day at Prolight + Sound is not only full of impressions, it also makes you hungry. Exhibitors therefore have the opportunity to take advantage of accente’s catering service to give themselves or visitors a little refreshment. Ilka Roßmann, Head of Catering at Accente Gastronomie Service GmbH, will be there to give exhibitors advice. 1.…
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Prolight + Sound supports “Women in Lighting

The lighting and events industry is known for its creativity and artistic expression as well as its planning and analytical skills.  As in many industries, there is still a male surplus. Women are still in the minority. But, in recent years, the industry has been tackling this disparity more forcefully. With the "Women in Lighting"…
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Temporary Grandstands, Stadiums And Arenas From NÜSSLI

The Swiss company NÜSSLI is known worldwide as an event construction partner for the largest temporary stadiums. This year, for example, the Eidgenössisches Schwing- und Älplerfest (ESAF) took place in Pratteln. The ESAF is the best-known sporting event in Switzerland, with 280 wrestlers, 380 hornussers and 100 stone-pushers competing in the Swiss national sport. The…
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Interview with Jürgen Steingötter, Safety Comissioner Messe Frankfurt

Another important organizational point regarding the preparation of the Prolight + Sound is the subject of safety. Here it is necessary to comply with the mountain of legal requirements and to ensure the protection of exhibitors and visitors. As safety officer at Messe Frankfurt, Jürgen Steingötter is an experienced contact person in this area. In…
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PAS DE DEUX ON BLUE – Dance Of The Cruise Ships

One of the highlights for all cruisers is the Hamburg Cruise Days, which take place every two years. The maritime cultural event took place for the eighth time from 19 to 21 August 2022. Blue - the colour of the sky and the oceans With Blue Port Hamburg, the sight of the city changes and…
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Spectacular Drone Show Over Budapest

On the occasion of Hungary's National Day on 20 August 2022, Concept Solutions GmbH has arranged an elaborate drone show with the label Drone Pixel. Every year, numerous events take place in Budapest to celebrate Hungary's more than one thousand years of existence. Among other things, there are concerts, art festivals and church celebrations. A…
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ProAudio College – For The First Time At Prolight + Sound

A new high-profile conference format will strengthen the audio section of Prolight + Sound next year. At Prolight + Sound, which will take place from 25 to 28 April, there will be a four-day training programme for audio professionals and interested young people from the industry in cooperation with the Bildungswerk des Verbandes Deutscher Tonmeister…
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Prolight + Sound 2023 – Advance Ticket Sales Start

As the leading trade fair for event technology, Prolight + Sound offers a broad spectrum from lighting and sound, theatre and stage to AV system integration as well as display and media technology. For next year's fair, it attracts visitors with innovations, extraordinary shows and highly esteemed specialist lectures. If you don't want to miss…
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Cancellation Or Empty Hall – Which Is Cheaper?

In the summer of 2022, major concerts and music festivals were still taking place almost daily. Many postponed concerts from the two Corona summers had to be made up, new tours took place. Due to the energy crisis and the aftermath of the lockdown, the event industry continues to struggle with crisis. Concerts by big…
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DJ Show With Robe At The Monumental Cathedral Notre-Dame Of Laon

In Aisne, France, in the Hauts-de-France region, DJ and music producer Michael Canitrot presented another innovative monumental show with the help of Robe lighting's powerful moving lights. This time in front of the stunning Notre-Dame Cathedral in Laon. Started during the Covid lockdown, the Monumental tour was born out of his love for music and…
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European Championships Munich 2022: Sustainable Major Events

The biggest sporting event since the 1972 Olympic Games - that was the European Championships in Munich this summer. Eleven days during which the whole of Munich was in high spirits as the European Championships in athletics as well as beach volleyball, canoe racing, climbing, cycling (including road, track, mountain bike and BMX freestyle), rowing,…
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