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The events industry is in full - but cautious - recovery mode, which means in-person broadcast media trade shows and conferences are back on the agenda this year.
It’s time to ditch the loungewear for business casual, update those contact cards and plan your schedule for the conferences and trade shows that will reunite key players in the media, technology and entertainment industries.
Is your calendar ready? Let’s go!
This is our list of top International Broadcast Media Trade Shows to attend in 2022.
Dates: April 23 - 27, 2022
Location: Las Vegas
Why go: It’s NAB Show’s big comeback after two years of cancellations. Known as the world’s largest annual conference for the media, broadcast and technology industries, the 2022 NAB Show will host 358 exhibitors from 38 countries. This year’s event is carefully curated to align with the content lifecycle, so you can explore the latest tech and innovations in pre and post-production, delivery and distribution right through to content reach and ROI.
Dates: May 11 - 12 2022
Why go: The Media Production & Technology Show is the UK’s largest and must-attend event for the media and broadcast industries. This year’s show features an interactive exhibition and seminar programme covering broadcast, content creation and technology, including pre-production, production, virtual production, post and distribution. 7,000+ attendees are expected from across the industry.
Register here and be sure to meet with the Newsbridge team at stand T8.
Dates: 17 - 19 May 2022
Why go: CABSAT is the number one content, broadcast, satellite and professional AV tech event in the MEASA region, with a 25-year history. Showcase your products to 10,000+ attendees and join conversations on key issues shaping the future of the broadcast industry. The 2022 CABSAT lineup includes movers and shakers from the global media, entertainment and satellite communications industries.
Dates: June 1 - 3 2022
Why go: ATxSG combines Singapore’s flagship digital and technology events including BroadcastAsia, CommunicAsia, SatelliteAsia, TechXLR8 Asia, EQL:HER and InnovFest x Elevating Founders. Get up to speed with the latest industry trends, challenges and opportunities whilst networking with key business, tech and government leaders that will shape Asia’s digital future.
Date: August 22 - 25 2022
Location: Sao Paulo
Why go: SET EXPO is Latin America’s largest broadcast, business, technology and media trade show. National and international exhibitors are able to present their products and develop business relationships. The Congress portion of the event features talks from top executives in the audio visual entertainment industry.
Dates: September 9 - 12 2022
Why go: “Where the industry meets to do business” IBC is the most influential global media, entertainment and technology show. It brings together the individuals who are defining the digital content market of the future. With previous attendance figures of 55,000+ from 150 countries, IBC is THE conference to attend to drive sales, witness game-changing innovation and gain insight and connections to help you take advantage of emerging opportunities.
Get your free IBC 2022 visitor badge with code IBC7813, and come see us in Hall 7 at stand B09.
Dates: 4 - 6 October 2022
Location: Cape Town
Why go: The theme of this year’s FIAT/IFTA world conference is “Archive out of the box!” The event will bring audiovisual archive professionals together to share challenges, lessons and solutions as they enter into new partnerships and launch new ideas. The following chapters feature in the 2022 conference programme:
Dates: October 13 - 15
Why go: Broadcast India is where the future of broadcasting technology connects. Running for more than 30 years, the event connects innovators in the global infotainment technology space and showcases the latest industry developments.
Dates: October 24 - 26 2022
Why go: The home of the sports business industry for more than 30 years, Sportel is the leading Sports Content Media Rights and Technology Convention. You’ll meet global decision makers and explore the latest trends, shifts and evolutions in the sports media and sports tech industry. Connect with world-class experts in media rights, broadcast solutions, TV networks, OTT, media tech, sports marketing and communication.
Dates: October 31 - November 3 2022
Location: Buenos Aires
Why go: Be among 5,000 professionals in the Latin American audiovisual, broadcast, cable, satellite, cinema and lighting industries. Take part in training, workshops, seminars and master classes, and demo the latest technologies on the market.
That’s our top 10, how many will you be attending? We hope you’re as excited as we are for the return of face-to-face broadcast media, sports and technology events in 2022!
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