China’s first pro audio and lighting industry show of the year, Prolight + Sound Guangzhou, kicks off next month from 29 February to 3 March 2016 at Area A, China Import & Export Fair Complex in Guangzhou. This largest-ever edition will offer a full spectrum of pro audio and lighting products and technology, conference systems, public address, headphones and microphones across 13 halls as well as outdoor space.
As a holistic industry platform, Prolight + Sound Guangzhou partners with different local and overseas associations and organisations to deliver a series of fringe events. They are led by industry experts, professors and leading brands that forge industry exchange in technology advancement, new business ideas and product innovation. Events include:
Learn advanced technology from industry masters:
Recording Art and Technology Forum – New – 29 February
Well-known pro audio engineers from China are invited to provide insights in cutting-edge audio technology and developments. One of the speakers Mr Dakang Li, renowned sound engineering expert and professor from Communication University of China, will present the latest technology and application of surround sound recording.
PLSG Annual Training Session – Acoustic Master Class by “Audio Engineering” – New – 1 March
Hosted by the fair organisers and Audio Engineering, one of the leading local media, the debut training session will feature two industry experts to share tips and knowledge of the application of acoustic systems. A certificate will be presented to those who complete the courses which include:
- Topics: The sound quality standard research and production; Sound design for theatre
- Speaker: Mr Wenxue Xu, Senior engineer, CETC No. 3 Research Institute
- Topic: History, design concept and case study for venue’s acoustic system-
- Speaker: Mr Xiang Yan, Associate professor, School of Architecture, Tsinghua University
Lighting Technology for Television Broadcasting Studio Forum 2016 – 29 February
This interactive programme is co-organised by the Guangdong Television and Advanced Television Engineering Magazine, run by China Central Television. TV station heads, engineers and lighting technicians can exchange new ideas in television and stage lighting.
The 6th Edition of Pro Audio Technology Seminar – 29 February
This year’s seminar will be hosted once again by the Guangdong Association of Recording Engineers. Experts from Guangdong TV will address the new recording technology used in live sports events and reality shows.
Acoustic Technology Forum – 1 March
Leading industry professionals will provide updates in the current acoustic industry and technology developments.
Guangdong Association of Stage Art Seminar 2016 – 2 March
This forum will discuss revolutionary stage design in China and speakers will share their in-depth knowledge on the subject.
Discover new products and business opportunities
Vision X Network – New – 29 February – 2 March
An exclusive opportunity for industry peers to network with more than 10 companies to generate new business and experience their latest products. Participating brands include Audiocenter, Bose, ChengFeng, CVS, DH Audio, dmt, EZ Pro, Fidek, GTD, HIROSHI, Night Sun, Phoenix and Soundking.
Outdoor Line Array – 29 February – 3 March
During the four-day show, 28 leading local and international brands will demonstrate their professional stage sound and line array systems at the outdoor areas of Hall 4.1 and Hall 6.1. Participating brands include 1KHz, AD, Affect, Beilarly, D & E, DE, DUS, East Accor, FDB, Hehe, I.B.O., Jazzpro, LTS, Maiting, Notch, SE, Sensephon, Sound, Tasso, Turbo, TW Audio, Verity, Vue, Wanya, Yi Neng Sheng, YME, Zmsound and Zsound.
Guangdong Association of Stage Annual Meeting 2016 – 1 March
Prolight + Sound Guangzhou is honoured to host the presentation ceremony for ‘People of the Year 2015 – China’s Stage Art Award’, a nationally renowned industry award which recognises the contribution of great artists in the stage design sector. The outstanding winning masterpieces will also be displayed in Hall 1.2 throughout the show.
The Guangdong Performing Industry Exchange and Trading Forum 2016 – 2 March
To encourage the development of cultural performances, this forum will gather performance groups to discuss the hottest industry topics, to network and look for business opportunities.