Prolight + Sound

The Global Entertainment Technology Show for Light, Audio, Stage, Media + Events

The current key figures are FKM-certified.

Statistics

figures4/20174/20184/2019
FKM certification
Space (m²)
space (gross)87.60073.40086.500
space (net)40.11236.65636.103
Special show space1.3121.3122.288
Exhibitor stand space38.80035.34433.815
hall space37.25833.56932.639
domestic13.72813.53013.172
foreign23.53020.03919.467
open air1.5421.7751.176
domestic561977591
foreign981798585
Exhibitor figures
Exhibitors896735784
domestic319276281
foreign577459503
Visitor figures
Visitors (number of admissions)44.38843.92142.706
domestic20.41819.48918.616
foreign23.97024.43224.090
Exhibitors profile

Origin of exhibitors 2019 from 43 countries
Australia: 2; Austria: 10; Belgium: 22; Brazil: 1; Bulgaria: 2; Canada: 7; China, People's Republic: 121; Czechia: 5; Denmark: 7; Finland: 4; France: 27; Germany: 281; Greece: 2; Hong Kong, China SAR: 3; Hungary: 5; India: 1; Ireland: 2; Israel: 2; Italy: 50; Japan: 3; Korea, Republic: 1; Latvia: 3; Liechtenstein: 1; Lithuania: 2; Luxembourg: 1; Netherlands: 40; North Macedonia: 1; Norway: 1; Poland: 10; Portugal: 1; Russia: 2; Serbia: 1; Slovakia: 7; Slovenia: 2; Spain: 21; Sweden: 11; Switzerland: 7; Taiwan: 24; Tunisia: 1; Turkey: 4; Ukraine: 2; United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland: 53; United States of America: 31

FKM Trade visitors profile 2019
Visitors total (number of entries)42.706Proportion of trade visitors81 %
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Origin according to federal states
Total Germany (%)44
of which
Nielsen 111
  • Bremen1
  • Hamburg2
  • Lower Saxony6
  • Schleswig-Holstein2
Nielsen 213
  • North Rhine-Westphalia13
Nielsen 3a31
  • Hesse23
  • Rhineland-Palatinate7
  • Saarland1
Nielsen 3b16
  • Baden-Württemberg16
Nielsen 414
  • Bavaria14
Nielsen 5+69
  • Berlin6
  • Brandenburg2
  • Mecklenburg-West Pommerania1
  • Saxony-Anhalt0
Nielsen 76
  • Saxony5
  • Thuringia1
Economic sector
Economic sector (%)
  • Retail trade9
  • Wholesale/foreign trade6
  • Industry5
  • Skilled trades4
  • Services/free-lance33
  • Event venue12
  • Educational institution17
  • Media6
  • Other sectors8
Professional position
Professional position (%)
  • Entrepreneur, co-owner, freelancer33
  • Managing director, board member, etc.10
  • Area manager, works manager, plant manager, branch manager5
  • Department head, group head7
  • Other salaried staff, skilled workers11
  • Lecturer, teacher5
  • Trainee5
  • Other position5
  • Student11
  • Other not gainfully employed7
Occupation
Occupation (%)
  • 15
  • 11
  • 7
  • 6
  • 5
  • 5
  • 3
  • 2
  • 2
  • 2
  • 2
  • other professions29
  • Student11
Origin by km
Distance to home (%)
  • up to 50 km9
  • up to 100 km5
  • more than 100 km up to 300 km19
  • over 300 km67
Origin by continents
Foreign origin total (%) *56
of which
  • EU67
  • Other european countries13
  • Africa4
  • North America2
  • South and Central America3
  • Middle East2
  • South-, East-, Central Asia7
  • Australia2

* = determined by visitor registration

Origin by countries
Countries with the highest visitor shares (%) *
  • Netherlands9
  • France6
  • Switzerland6
  • Austria5
  • Belgium5

* = determined by visitor registration

Size of company/organization
Size of company/organization (%)
  • 1 - 434
  • 5 - 99
  • 10 - 4919
  • 50 - 1998
  • 200 - 4994
  • 500 - 9993
  • 1 000 and more5
  • Student11
  • Other not employed7
Purchasing/ Procurement powers
Influence on purchasing/procurement decisions (%)
  • decisively28
  • collectively21
  • in an advisory capacity/organization65
  • no17
  • Student11
  • Other not gainfully employed7
Frequency of trade fair visits
Frequency of trade fair visits (%)
  • Previous event43
  • Earlier events53
  • First visit28
Length of stay
Average length of stay (days)

2.10

Survey conducted by: Wissler & Partner

Industry sectorConsumer Electronics, Multimedia (industry 87), Lighting, Lighting Technology (industry 11), Photography, Film (Technology, Licences), Broadcasting and Television Technology (industry 30), Trade Fairs, Congresses and Events, Event and Stage Technology (industry 60)
Main product groupSystem Components, Installations for Theatre Stages, Decorative Lighting, Presentation Technology, Functional Furnishings, Security Systems, Services, Books, Acoustics Technology, Technical Items for Events, Communication Technology, Disco Equipment, Audio-Visual Technology, Lighting Technology, Displays (LED and LCD), Cables, Conference Technology, Laser Technology, Net Work, Control Systems, Studio Equipment, Fabrics for Industrial Purposes, Sound Technology, VoIP (Voice over IP)
Opening hoursTrade visitors
Hotel serviceFon: +49 69 21230808
Fax: +49 69 21240512info@infofrankfurt.dehttp://www.frankfurt-tourismus.de
Direct sale (retail sale to visitors permitted?)No

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