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Global Broadcasting Solution Providers Make Up 85 per cent of BroadcastAsia2013 Exhibitor Line-Up

Asia's largest integrated trade show of its kind will unveil strong line-up of exhibitors

SINGAPORE, 11 DECEMBER 2012 - BroadcastAsia2013, Asia's largest integrated trade show for the Film and TV industries will return with an impressive international line-up of exhibitors. BroadcastAsia is the only event in Asia that houses more than 85 per cent of international broadcasting manufacturers as part of the show's stellar line-up of exhibitors. Running from 18 to 22 June 2013, BroadcastAsia2013 will be staged to join CommunicAsia2013 and EnterpriseIT2013 at the Marina Bay Sands Singapore.

Unwavering Support from Exhibitors
BroadcastAsia exhibitors have shown confidence in the event, and their repeated participation through the years is strong testament. Industry players across the acquisition, management and delivery channels will congregate at the show once again come June 2013. Visitors can look forward to latest offerings from top-notch companies like Axon, Envivo, Evertz, GoPro, GrassValley, Harmonic, Harris, Hitachi, Miranda, PCCW, Playbox Technology, Quantel, Ross Video, Sennheiser, Snell, Toshiba, Wasp3D and more.

"BroadcastAsia2012 was a success for Harmonic. As broadcasters in ASEAN countries are moving from analog to digital, they were at BroadcastAsia2012 to look at what manufacturers have to offer. The OTT solution also drew great interest and enquiries. Harmonic will continue to participate at BroadcastAsia2013 as our core customers are broadcasters whom are regular visitors to the trade event," says Mr. Elson Soong, Director of Sales, SE Asia, Harmonic Inc.

Mr. Calvin Koh, Assistant Project Director for organiser Singapore Exhibition Services adds, "Asia will be the 'place to be' over the next few years as many of the new technologies take off in the region. BroadcastAsia evolves and improves over the years to stay ahead of the ever-changing media landscape and to offer the industry an all-encompassing sourcing and networking platform."

Keeping Ahead of Industry Development
With the growing business adoption of Internet and multimedia devices, and the increasing number of media content now made available on various digital platforms, media organisations have taken action and have since benefited by migrating towards a diversified multi-platform approach to producing and distributing content.

Broadcasters have exposure to a multitude of opportunities today, a result of increasing expectations from end-users for the management of big data and premium services such as IP-based video-on-demand, live streaming and HD broadcast - all of which are changing the way media content and data are delivered. BroadcastAsia recognises this industry shift and in 2013 will see a strong focus on the business and technological aspects of multi-platform broadcasting at both the exhibition and conferences.

The four-day event will also spotlight hottest array of technologies currently available in global marketplace, and address important industry trends and vital challenges that are related to OTT Opportunities in Asia, Next-Gen Innovation and Technology in TV, File-Based Workflow, Pay-TV, DVB-T2, Broadcast Infrastructure and Transmission Quality and more.

-ENDS-

For show updates on BroadcastAsia2013, CommunicAsia2013 and EnterpriseIT2013 please visit the following channels:

Shows at a glance:

BroadcastAsia2013 Exhibition:

Date:

18 - 21 June 2013
Venue:Levels 4 & 5 Marina Bay Sands Singapore
Opening Hours:18 - 20 June: 10:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
21 June: 10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Admission:Business and trade professionals only
Registration:Online pre-registration will commence in December. To register, please visit: http://www.broadcast-asia.com/index.php/to-visit/visitor-pre-registration/

BroadcastAsia2013 International Conference / Creative Content Production Conference

Date:

18 - 21 June 2013
Venue:Level 4 Marina Bay Sands Singapore
Admission:Registered delegates only
Registration:Conference registration will open in April 2013.

CommunicAsia2013/EnterpriseIT Exhibition

Date:

18 - 21 June 2013
Venue:Basement 2, Levels 1 & 3 Marina Bay Sands Singapore
Opening Hours:18 - 20 June: 10:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
21 June: 10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Admission:Business and trade professionals only
Registration:Online pre-registration will commence in December. To register, please visit: http://www.communicasia.com/index.php/to-visit/visitor-pre-registration/

CommunicAsia2013 Summit

Date:

18 - 21 June 2013
Venue:Level 3 Marina Bay Sands Singapore
Admission:Registered delegates only
Registration:Conference registration will open in April 2013.

About Singapore Exhibition Services Pte Ltd
Set up in 1976, Singapore Exhibition Services (SES) has established itself as one of the most innovative and respected exhibition on and conference organisers in Asia. A pioneer in the Singapore exhibition industry, SES events have served as important platforms for companies aiming to forge new business contacts in Asia. With a portfolio of international tradeshows already serving the Communications, Engineering, Machinery and Lifestyle industries, SES continues to develop new events to meet market needs. SES events consistently attract a high level of overseas participation with foreign exhibitors accounting for almost 80 per cent of the show floor. SES is a member of Allworld Exhibitions Alliance, a global network with over 50 offices worldwide. For more information, please visit www.sesallworld.com.

Media Enquiries:
Elaine Sng
Singapore Exhibition Services
Tel: +65 6233 6636
Email: [email protected]

Lisa Alvares / Shelina Mahtani
MSL Singapore
Tel: +65 6327 0284 / +65 6327 0285
Email: [email protected] / [email protected]

Dana Corson / Emma Johnson
Proactive PR
Tel: +441636 812152 / +44 7795 615466
Email: [email protected] / [email protected]

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