BroadcastAsia 2017 to Unveil Virtual Reality and Drone Clusters


BroadcastAsia 2017 will be held in its new location, Suntec, Singapore, and the upcoming event will feature the added excitement of virtual reality and drones clusters. The premier event for the pro-audio, film and broadcast industries will be held May 23-25, 2017. The event will feature the opportunity to meet and network with some of the premier professionals in the world of broadcast, digital media, production and post production as well as system integration, real estate, education and entertainment.

The highly experienced and skilled production team from Broadcast Beat will be there to cover the event and to bring all of the three day excitement to you as the Official Video Partner for BroadcastAsia 2017.


Calvin Koh, the Assistant Project Director for BroadcastAsia 2017, said that, “New technologies are expanding the broadcasting ecosystem and bringing forth exciting new possibilities to create and consume content, especially within Asia. We are therefore thrilled to be launching these new clusters to allow attendees to get first hand experience using these technologies.”


The new technologies being featured at the event include everything that is cutting edge in both virtual reality as well as drone design and production. the use of drones and virtual reality in broadcasting, as well as dozens of other industries, has begun to make a major impact. The show will feature what is new in the technologies as well as offer strategies for making the best of them to enhance all areas of a company’s operations.

Other trending technologies that will be featured at the show will include UHD, IP broadcasting, wireless production and immersive technologies as well as the event’s TV Everywhere! Zone which will be making its third popular appearance at the show.

In addition to the new clusters being featured, there will be the always present Cinematography and and Film Production technology zone as well as what is new in the world of audio technology which will feature all that anyone would need for their production and post production equipment and services for any upcoming projects.

Furthermore, the conference will feature world renowned experts in the broadcast industry to inform everyone of the upcoming, and ever evolving, trends in the industry as well as displaying the newest technologies and holding lively debates on the future of the industry and the discussion of current strategies.


To help attendees navigate the changing world of news and media entertainment, Elemental Technologies, an Amazon Web Services company, will be on hand to hold forth on the newest technologies and strategies concerning video production, advancements in monetisation and distribution for both on site and within the cloud structure.

“Last year’s BroadcastAsia event saw more than 17,000 international trade attendees,” said Koh. “So the relocation has come as a delight to many exhibitors and visitors as it will allow BroadcastAsia more room to grow and to accommodate more exhibitors and new technologies.”

-Written by Kevin Sawyer

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