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About Prolight + Sound Middle East

Explore the latest products and solutions in Lighting, Audio & AV Technology for Events, Rental, Installation and Integration. Attend free conference sessions and training workshops to take your business to the next level.

The 5th edition of Prolight + Sound Middle East will take place at the Dubai World Trade Centre, dates to be announced soon.

The 2019 edition hosted 60 exhibitors representing 180+ brands. The show hosted conference sessions from industry experts like Tom Davis, Shaun Vorster, Jonathan Tulip, Solveig Busler, Tobias Broecking, Luc Peumans and many others. In addition to this, several free-to-attend certified workshops were conducted by reputed Pro Audio institutions Audinate and HARMAN Professional. Another highlight was the highly anticipated regional debut of the Sample Music Festival.

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Who should visit?

Event Companies Prolight + Sound Middle East

Event & Rental Companies

Dubai being the fastest-growing live event market, visitors can expect the most advanced and purpose-designed equipment rental options, of the highest standards for concerts, awards, festivals, summits, professional conferences and product launches.

System integrators Prolight + Sound Middle East

System Integrators

Complex turnkey solutions, system upgrades or demand for the latest technology – manufacturers like Monacor and Bosch are just a few of the many exhibitors showcasing products and solutions for system integrators. Audinate will also return with a new Dante workshop.

End Users Prolight + Sound Middle East

End Users & Venues

The show is host to lighting, audio and AV exhibitors that provide permanent solutions for various end users, venues and install markets including nightclubs, theme parks, mosques, concert venues, cinemas and shopping malls within the region.

Distributors Prolight + Sound Middle East


First time International manufacturers like Celestion, Proietta, Schertler Group, Stageline and more are exhibiting and will be seeking regional partners to establish connections that are productive and profitable. Pre-register and schedule a meeting with these exhibitors and others looking to meet leading regional distributors.

Install Prolight + Sound Middle East


Installation companies providing permanent lighting, sound, LED, stage, AV, truss and rigging solutions can experience and source the latest innovations at the show, directly from international manufacturers.

Prolight + Sound Middle East Service Provider

Service Providers

Such as lighting designers, audio engineers and acoustical consultants. In addition to meeting leading manufacturers, world renown lighting designers like Tim Routledge and Koert Vermeulen, as well many other expert speakers will be hosting key sessions at the conference.

Developers Prolight + Sound Middle East

Developers & Project Owners

Wholesalers & Retailers

Wholesalers & Retailers

Prolight + Sound Middle East Visitors

Government & Associations

Product Sections at the show

Prolight + Sound Middl East Lighting Technology

Spotlights and projectors, multifunctional spotlights, lighting effects and mood lighting, lighting controls, ceiling rail systems, specific accessories for lighting technology.

Prolight + Sound Middl East Sound Equipment

Microphones and accessories, amplifiers, mixing desks and effects, recording and reproduction equipment, loudspeakers and headphones, building and room acoustics, specific accessories for sound and PA equipment.

LED Technology Prolight + Sound Middle East

LED Display, projection, 3D mapping, laser projectors, display and advertising projectors, Multivision walls, projections screens, LCD / DLP projectors CRT projectors, digital signage, LCD and plasma displays

Prolight + Sound Middl East Laser Technology and Effects

Laser technology effects.

2018 Featured exhibitors & brands include: Magix FX, Proietta, MDG Fog, LPS Lasyersystems, Showven

Prolight + Sound Middl East Stage Technology

Event floors, stage floors, mobile stages, stage construction and canopies, stages platforms and stage elements, grandstands, revolving stages, stage controls, over stage equipment, under stage equipment, lifts, automation, stage-management systems, dance floors, mobile roofing systems, specific accessories for stage technology.

Prolight + Sound Middl East Truss Systems

Trusses and towers, motors and motor controls, winches, chain hoists, lifting gears, fittings, connectors.

Prolight + Sound Middl East Conference and Communication Technology

Conference technology, communication technology.

Prolight + Sound Middl East Equipment, Infrastructure and Furnishings

Power distribution, flight cases, cables, energy, management, emergency generators, other infrastructure/furnishings, event-service provider.

Events & Highlights

Prolight + Sound Middle East Conference


The Events, Technology and Entertainment Forum takes place alongside the exhibition during the first two days of the show, and is free-to-attend for all visitors.

PLSME19 Dante workshop

Dante Workshop by Audinate

Reinforce your knowledge of Dante Certifications themes and learn how to capitalise on state-of-the-art technologies in AV schematics, video & lighting Integration, active-acoustics and much, much more.

Harman Professional University - Prolight + Sound ME

Pro Audio Workshops by HARMAN Professional University

HARMAN Professional University is offering training and certifications that professionals would need to plan, design, install, program, and configure leading Pro Audio products and solutions with accuracy and efficiency.


Sample Music Festival (SMF)

Turntablism, finger drumming, beat making, visual DJing and more. Meet product experts from companies such as Ambleton, Stanton and Native Instruments who will pass on their specialist knowledge, lead the discussions, answer questions and exchange ideas and information.

About Messe Frankfurt

About Messe Paperworld Middle East

Background information on Messe Frankfurt

Messe Frankfurt is the world’s largest trade fair, congress and event organiser with its own exhibition grounds. With more than 2,500 employees at 30 locations, the company generates annual sales of around €718 million. We have close ties with our industry sectors and serve our customers’ business interests efficiently within the framework of our Fairs & Events, Locations and Services business fields. One of the Group’s key USPs is its closely knit global sales network, which extends throughout the world. Our comprehensive range of services – both onsite and online – ensure that customers worldwide enjoy consistently high quality and flexibility when planning, organising and running their events. The wide range of services includes renting exhibition grounds, trade fair construction and marketing, personnel and food services. Headquartered in Frankfurt am Main, the company is owned by the City of Frankfurt (60 percent) and the State of Hesse (40 percent).

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About Messe Frankfurt Middle East GmbH

Messe Frankfurt Middle East’s portfolio of 16 exhibitions includes Automechanika Dubai, Automechanika Riyadh, Beautyworld Middle East, Beautyworld Saudi Arabia, Hardware + Tools Middle East, Intersec, Intersec Saudi Arabia, Gifts & Lifestyle Middle East, Light Middle East, Materials Handling Middle East, Materials Handling Saudi Arabia, Middle East Cleaning Technology Week, Paperworld Middle East, Prolight + Sound Middle East, SPS Automation Middle East, The subsidiary also organises a series of conferences and seminars including the Worker Health Protection Conference, Think Light, and the International Conference on Future Mobility.  In 2018, Messe Frankfurt Middle East exhibitions combined featured 6,246 exhibitors from 60 countries, and attracted 140,685 visitors from 135 countries. For more information, please visit our website at

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