PLASA Show 2017 offers an industry-leading educational programme hosting over 100 industry experts giving key-note talks, live demos, interactive workshops and panel discussions. Hear from some of the world’s most prolific designers, engineers, production and venue teams offering over 60 hours of free-to-attend content.

What’s on offer in 2017

  • 60+ hours of free-to-attend seminar content covering topics themed around Pro Audio, AV, Lighting, Staging, Rigging and associated technologies.
  • A new ‘Fast-Track’ theatre offering a programme of short sessions aimed at improving your sales, marketing and social media skills, as well as looking at mental health in the workplace.
  • Hands-on demo theatre offering product training from some of the industry’s leading console manufacturers.
  • Learn more about Dante™ networking at the Audinate hosted 1-day event offering presentations, training seminars and table top product displays.
  • The Rigging Conference  runs alongside the show on Monday 18 September offering an opportunity for in-depth discussion and debate on the issues of the moment in the Rigging and Production industries.
  • Join freelance and in-house riggers at the Riggers’ Forum on Sunday 17 September for a informal discussion on the issues affecting your working lives.
  • New for 2017, and in association with the Knight of Illumination Awards, the Lighting Designers’ Showcase will display the spectacular work of the Awards nominees.
  • Visit the  Genesis Lab to immerse yourself in interactive, entertaining and educational ‘experiments’; proving concepts, demonstrating principles and generally wowing visitors with some science!


Sunday 16 September
10am - 6pm
Monday 17 September
10am - late
Tuesday 18 September
10am - 4pm