AV trade shows and other events are lined up for the coming months. Here is our pick of the best audio, AV, and VC/UC-related events which are aimed at UK and European IT managers, venue managers, CTO's, facilities managers and audio and AV installation professionals.

IBC 2022

  • 9 - 12 September 2022
  • Amsterdam
  • IBC2022

IBC sits at the global crossroads of the media, entertainment and technology industries providing an informative, innovative and engaging experience.

Always at the forefront of industry innovation, IBC has historically attracted 55,000+ attendees from more than 150 countries, with exhibitors taking advantage of a truly unique gathering of the best and brightest networkers, buyers, innovators and leaders. It is the leading place to engage, unlock business opportunities, discover the latest innovations and explore the exciting world of content and technology together.

Plasa Show 2022

PLASA Show returns to the iconic Olympia London from 4-6 September 2022.

The flagship event for entertainment technology will showcase technological advancements from the worlds of audio, AV, lighting, rigging and staging.

Plus, a market-leading programme will deliver back-to-back keynotes and workshops to keep you ahead of the curve.


Cyber Security and Cloud Expo Global 2022

Cyber Security & Cloud Expo will be arriving at Business Design Centre, London, bringing together more than 9,000 people across key industries for two days of world-class content from leading brands embracing and developing cutting edge technologies across Cyber Security, Cloud, IoT, 5G, Blockchain, AI and Big Data.

Presented in a series of top-level keynotes, interactive panel discussions and solution-based case studies with a focus on learning and building partnerships in the emerging cyber security and cloud space, the Cyber Security & Cloud Expo will explore the industries that are set to be disrupted.

Hospitality Retail Design 2022

Hospitality Retail Design event brings together a powerful combination of industry leading professionals, key industry solution providers and global decision makers under one roof.

The event starts with an informal networking dinner, with a day of pre-arranged meetings scheduled for the following day. Suppliers are able to book exhibition stand space in order to more effectively demonstrate their products and services and we receive consistently great feedback on the format and effectiveness of this approach.

UCX Expo 2022

  • 12-13 - October 2022
  • ExCel, London

New, smarter tech is informing our next steps. Working from home. Hybrid work forces. Deskless workers. There are so many new expectations and new solutions to learn about.

No matter where you are with your unified communications strategy, we bring inspiration and confidence to your next steps. Since 2005 we’ve been at the forefront of enterprise IT, showcasing the latest tech solutions each year.

Discover new solutions. Connect with experts and peers. Make better, faster, safer decisions.

European Sign Expo 2022

Europe’s leading signage and visual communications exhibition will reunite key signage professionals, enabling valuable networking and business-building opportunities, face-to-face conversations with suppliers and the opportunity to see the latest innovations and trends within the signage sectors

Meet industry-leading exhibitors for products and services covering channel lettering, digital signage, dimensional signage, engraving and etching, illuminated displays, out-of-home media, LED and sign tools.

London Build 2022

London Build features: 27,500+ quality visitors, 500+ speakers across 6 conference theatres with a 50% representation of female speakers, 220+ CPD sessions, 100's of exhibitors and exclusive free-to-attend networking events including Meet the Buyer sessions, Women in Construction and Diversity in Construction, entertainment, the Festival of Construction, celebrity guests and much more. .

Smart Building Conference 2022

The Smart Building Conference is a part of ISE dedicated to trends in smart technology deployed within buildings. From conference rooms to smart homes to smart office buildings to multi-dwelling units, the Smart Building Conference covers the latest smart technology and solutions, impacting on the installation and integration marketplace.

Integrated Systems Europe 2022

  • 10-13 May 2022
  • Gran Vìa, Fira de Barcelona
  • ISE Europe

Integrated Systems Europe is the world’s largest exhibition for AV and systems integration. This edition of the show promises to be the most compelling yet, with a full professional development programme supported by its association co-owners AVIXA and CEDIA, and its biggest conference programme ever.

Pro Light and Sound 2022

Prolight + Sound offers a broad spectrum from light and sound, via theatre and stage, to AV systems integration, display and media technology. Here you can find the most important facts and figures about Prolight + Sound.

Media Production and Technology Show 2022

  • 11-12 MAY 2022
  • Olympia, London
  • MPS2022

The Media Production & Technology Show is hosted and organised by the publishers of market leading titles including Broadcast, Broadcast Intelligence, KFTV, The Knowledge, Production Intelligence and Screen International.

They have a highly successful track record in organising high-end conferences and industry awards, with a reputation for bringing the key players together, to debate the creative industries, network with each other and celebrate their successes.


Facilities Show 2022

Facilities Show 2022 will be the first major opportunity in over two years to meet face-to-face with the FM community to share expertise and explore solutions for making facilities management more sustainable.

A lot has happened in the FM sector over the past year with many innovative technologies coming to market. Facilities Show 2022 will be your first chance to see how new technology will be used to integrate buildings and the workforce into a safe, post COVID environment.

Clerkenwell Design Week 2022

  • 24-26 MAY 2022
  • Clerkenwell, London
  • CDW

Celebrating its 13th year in May 2022 (24-26) the award-winning* CDW has firmly established itself as the UK’s leading independent design festival and annually attracts the international design community to this small area of London for three days of exciting events. In 2019, the design community flocked to Clerkenwell with 34,185 attendees and over 300 exhibiting brands.

CIPD Festival of Work 2022

Join the online CIPD Festival of Work on 15-16 June 2022 at London Olympia and immerse yourself in a world of inspiration and discovery - designed to develop you, your people and your business.

Elevate 2022

  • 15 - 16 October 2022
  • ExCeL, London
  • Elevate


Now in its 5th edition Elevate has quickly become the must attend event for thousands of public and private sector decision makers, entrepreneurs, healthcare professionals and sport scientists. In 2022 visitors will benefit from free high-quality CPD content and meet with hundreds of leading suppliers across six dedicated exhibition sectors.

Better Business Expo 2022

Returning for a second year the Midlands Better Business Expo is the pinnacle event for small and medium sized businesses from across the wider Midlands region. As the SME community continues to grow the Midlands Better Business Expo aims to bring start-ups and SME's together to help generate networking opportunities, the introduction to new suppliers and to give attendees the tools and information they need to make their business more profitable and achieve growth.


  • 08 - 09 November 2022
  • Hybrid Experience
  • Zoomtopia

Join us at Zoomtopia 2022 and be the first to get
up-close-and-personal with our new product innovations..

Bett Show 2023

Bett is the first industry show of the year in the education technology landscape, bringing together leading companies, exciting new EdTech startups and tens of thousands attendees. People of the global education community come together to celebrate, find inspiration and discuss the future of education, as well as seeing how technology and innovation enables educators and learners to thrive.

Integrated Systems Europe 2023

  • 31 Jan - 03 Feb 2023
  • Fira Barcelona, Gran Via
  • ISE 2023

Integrated Systems Europe is the world’s largest exhibition for AV and systems integration. This edition of the show promises to be the most compelling yet, with a full professional development programme supported by its association co-owners AVIXA and CEDIA, and its biggest conference programme ever.