29.07.13

Organisers move to bolster attendance at IFMEA 2013

InfoComm MEA has added manufacturers including Blackmagic Design and Matrox to its 2013 line up as it ramps up branding in a bid to quell concerns about low attendance.

The show will return to the Dubai World Trade Centre from October 20 to 24, 2013 and will once again be co-located with GITEX Technology Week.

Organisers say Extron Eletcronics, Jupiter Systems, Crestron, Da-Lite Screen, DAS Audio, Mitsubishi Electric, RGB Spectrum, Sharp Middle East, Sonic Foundry, Taiden, Wavetec and WolfVision have all confirmed booths.  

First time exhibitors include Blackmagic Design, Exterity, Matrox, MMD Monitors & Display, Shenzhen Leyard and Shenzhen Retop LED. 

Organisers claim that show signage for the 2013 event will be improved. This was a key concern for last year’s exhibitors and, this year the concourse area running along the IFMEA halls will be cleared of booths and branded with large IFMEA banners and video walls.  

Physical barriers that last year separated GITEX and IFMEA will be removed and a second entrance