The countdown is on to ISE 2023, as the world’s leading AV and systems integration exhibition returns for another unmissable event: ISE 2023, 31 January – 3 February, Barcelona
Integrated Systems Europe (ISE 2023) has announced that over 1000 exhibitors are now committed, making this year the biggest ISE event in Barcelona. With just weeks to go, ISE 2023 is shaping up to be a vibrant, exciting edition with an abundance of new technologies and thought leadership sessions. Registration is open, so book your place today!
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Keynote Fran Chuan’s Innovation Survey
There is still time to get involved with ISE’s unique project designed to gauge how innovative the AV and systems integration industry is. The keynote address by Fran Chuan of InnoQuotient on Thursday 2 February will focus on “How Innovative is the AV Industry?” and will present the results of ISE’s Culture of Innovation 2023 Survey, using the proprietary InnoQuotient tool. Join the hundreds of companies who have already completed the survey by clicking this link. The assessment pinpoints strengths, as well as identifying any gaps to then provide guidance on building and improving an organisation’s culture of innovation.
Shure announced as Conference Audio Partner
Leading audio manufacturer Shure has confirmed its commitment as Conference Audio Partner for the second year running. “We’re thrilled to support ISE 2023, not only as Platinum sponsor once more, but also through our Conference Audio Partnership for the second year in a row. ISE is the most important occasion for the AV industry as it gathers the most renowned AV experts at one event. Every detail of the audio has to be perfect and work flawlessly, and we know our Digital Wireless Portfolio won’t disappoint in doing so,” comments Tuomo Tolonen, Senior Director, Pro Audio, Shure.
Line-up Announced for Audio Demo Rooms
A new concept for ISE, the Audio Demo Rooms are a free-to-attend feature located in Hall 8.0. Hear audio in full effect in a controlled, specialist environment, with rotational live demos throughout each day from; AED Group, Coda Audio, d&b audiotechnik, Holoplot, Martin Audio, Pioneer and Void Acoustics. Each Audio Demo Room is tailored to the requirements of the manufacturer to provide the optimal listening conditions. For the full schedule check out the ISE App or visit www.ISEurope.org
Content Production and Distribution Zone in Hall 6
This year a new zone makes its debut in Hall 6 – the Content Production & Distribution Zone features an exciting array of different exhibits from a select group of leaders in content production and distribution. The Content Studio by GRUP MEDIAPRO and invidis will showcase broadcast technologies and will combine a schedule of C-Suite interviews and industry panel discussions with practical demonstrations. The Content Studio will use the Unreal Engine platform showcasing ‘live’ content production and postproduction throughout the day. Interviews will be conducted with senior execs programmed and hosted by Florian Rotberg, chair of the Digital Signage Summit and managing director of invidis, alongside senior executives from GRUP MEDIAPRO and ISE.
The Esports & Gaming Showcase from Absen, with support from PSCo and Big Purple Productions, will highlight the latest LED displays designed for gaming and esports, together with the technologies required to create, capture and distribute gaming content. Real-life 1-2-1 gaming league will be run throughout the week, with daily prizes drawn from participants during the show. There will also be a grand prize awarded at the end of the week.
The public Catalan Audiovisual Media Corporation (CCMA) will be sharing its experience in immersive production and new audio and image transmission systems on its 200 m² stand located in the technology zone in Hall 6. In this large space, visitors will be able to see, live, how innovative 360° cameras are used to create content or a live broadcast of human towers, a Catalan tradition in which men, women and children raise constructions of up 10 levels.
Content production and distribution solutions abound throughout the show floor at ISE 2023, where attendees can experience solutions including monitors and media servers, VR headsets and virtual sets, cameras and tracking equipment, video switchers and networking solutions, as well as audio equipment such as speakers and consoles.
ISE 2023 Show App is Live
Entry to ISE 2023 is only possible via the app. All attendees need to download the app to access their personal digital entry voucher. To enter the Fira venue, present this digital voucher on a mobile device for scanning. On initial entry to the Fira, present the digital entry voucher at one of the desks to receive the printed show badge.
The ISE 2023 app is sponsored by Presenting Show Partner KNX and includes everything you need for a successful and seamless visit to ISE, with features to help you navigate the show with ease, including enhanced filtering and bookmarking for the packed events programme throughout the four days. Tune into Rise TV to catch up on the day’s events or enjoy the video news highlights. Among other features, the ‘Networking’ tool, allows visitors to message other ‘enabled’ visitors and make connections.
Open Innovation Challenge by ACCIÓ
The second ISE Open Innovation Challenge is now live and open for submissions from companies offering solutions. This business match-making service, hosted by ACCIÓ (the Catalonia Trade & Investment agency) and Enterprise Europe Network, connects technology providers with businesses looking to purchase solutions. Meetings will take place in person at ISE 2023 at the Catalan Pavilion in Congress Square.
Technology providers that have the potential to help solve challenges can now register to participate in the event and upload details on the solutions they can provide. Register for free now at https://ise-congress-open-challenge.b2match.io/signup
The vibrant tech hub city of Barcelona is known for its beautiful historical and modern architecture, smart city status and rich culture, so as well as a comprehensive programme of content for ISE 2023, there’s plenty to explore outside of the show. ISE is sponsoring the Llum BCN, festival of the light arts, which takes place in the city from 3 – 5 February. Head out after dark as the urban Poblenou neighbourhood is transformed by large-scale projections and AV displays created by local and international artists and students.
IOT Solutions World Congress, Hall 4, 31 Jan-2 Feb
Taking place in Hall 4 at the Fira Gran Via Barcelona from Tuesday 31 January to Thursday 2 February, the IOT Solutions World Congress (IOTSWC) is the largest international event dedicated to the transformation of industry through disruptive technologies. All ISE 2023 attendees will have access to this interesting event which will open with a special focus on the new industry 5.0, which aims to develop Artificial Intelligence (AI) so that machines become capable of performing processes like those executed by human thought. The IOTSWC combines a congress with various tracks, a testbed area where technologies are demonstrated in real-world settings, and an exhibition show floor.
As well as these brand-new features and attractions, visitors can enjoy a comprehensive show floor spanning 8 technology zones across 5 halls. ISE, AVIXA and CEDIA will deliver exciting show features and enriching learning opportunities to create an unmissable event for the AV channel and end-users alike.
Integrated Systems Europe, ISE 2023, takes place at the Fira Barcelona Gran Via, 31 January – 3 February 2023. Integrated Systems Events is a joint venture between AVIXA and CEDIA – the two leading associations for the global audiovisual industry