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Supporting the industry on the road to recovery – Prolight + Sound Guangzhou 2020 concludes successfully
Quality buyers and new business opportunities; amid a challenging global business environment and pandemic prevention and control measures in China, these were the key ingredients that exhibitors were pleased to find at Prolight + Sound Guangzhou 2020 (PLSG), which gathered a total of 41,556 visitors and 677 exhibitors for its 18th edition at the China Import and Export Fair Complex. Concluding on 24 August, the event was the first major industry trade fair of its kind to return in China following the COVID-19 outbreak, providing an effective and high quality business platform for professionals in the entertainment, media and AV industry to reconnect, rebuild and network.
The first pro lighting and audio trade fair to return to business in China: Prolight + Sound Guangzhou 2020 opens on 21 August
Prolight + Sound Guangzhou (PLSG), the only major international trade fair for the entertainment industry in 2020 kicks off for four days of business on 21 August at the China Import and Export Fair Complex. The organisers, Messe Frankfurt and the Guangdong International Science and Technology Exhibition Company, have put all of the necessary safety precautions in place to provide a safe and effective business platform for the industry. Participants will be able to reconnect with industry peers and explore sourcing and networking opportunities to help the industry reboot. 677 exhibitors will utilise 80,000 sqm across eight halls. The fair will also provide enhanced services including online participation to facilitate interactions between buyers and exhibitors. Furthermore, over 40 seminars, forums and product demonstrations will be featured concurrently, highlighting the latest industry knowledge in the entertainment, media and AV sectors.
Prolight + Sound Guangzhou to leverage its fringe events and online platforms to support industry recovery
The weeks are counting down before the rescheduled 2020 edition of Prolight + Sound Guangzhou (PLSG) opens its doors from 21 – 24 August. Following a challenging start to the year, industry stakeholders are searching for new channels to stimulate their businesses. With this in mind, the organisers of PLSG have been exploring novel ways of bringing the industry together, both offline and online.
The 18th edition of Prolight + Sound Guangzhou rescheduled to 21 – 24 August 2020
In recent months China has taken a range of steps to successfully curb the COVID-19 outbreak. In view of the improving domestic situation, the Guangzhou Municipal People’s Government is encouraging the gradual resumption of business. Accordingly, the organisers of Prolight + Sound Guangzhou (PLSG) 2020 have announced new show dates. The previously postponed show will be held from 21 – 24 August 2020 in Areas A & B of the China Import & Export Fair Complex, Guangzhou.
Prolight + Sound Guangzhou 2020 postponed
To support the government’s efforts in controlling the novel coronavirus outbreak in China, the Prolight + Sound Guangzhou organisers have decided to postpone the 2020 fair, originally scheduled to be held on 19 – 22 February at Area A & B China Import & Export Fair Complex, Guangzhou. The new show dates will be further announced by the show's organisers Messe Frankfurt and Guangdong International Science & Technology Exhibition Company (STE).
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 during the fair.
Efficient working environment:
- Internet service in the Press centre
- PC work station(s)
- Interview room(s)
The following materials are available:
- Messe Frankfurt's press releases
- Exhibitors' press releases
Relax in the Press centre:
- Snacks and drinks
- Cloak room
- PLSG19_Factsheet (pdf, 122 KB)
Press registration & contact
Any member of the press wishing to attend this fair should contact us. Our contacts would be happy to help you with any queries you might have relating to your reports. Alternatively, you can register onsite by presenting your business card at the registration counter during the fair.
Contact persons for the press
Mr Alexander Holdsworth
Phone +852 2230 9279
Fax +852 2598 7919