KitPlus Show Glasgow 2024

Doors open for the Glasgow show at 10am on Tuesday 18th June 2024.

The show is in HALL 2 and can be accessed from the main entrance of the SEC. To find out about getting here please check out this link https://www.sec.co.uk/visitor-information/how-to-get-here

If you use What3Words you can navigate to the main entrance here https://what3words.com/bonus.indoor.noisy

KitPlus Show is where leading manufacturers, distributors and dealers of pro video, AV, Broadcast and corporate media technology innovate, engage and connect with exhibitors, industry partners, and top-level visitors at our annual UK-wide show series.

We return to Glasgow on 18th June after a hugely successful October 2023 event which saw us cement our partnership with the SEC as our flagship venue for this pivotal industry event. We’ll be doubling the size of our show and moving into Hall 2 following amazing engagement and industry reaction from all Scottish-centric partners. We believe there is nothing like this in Scotland and with the industry support and strong backing from local Broadcast/Media Technology partners, our engagement and uptake for seminar and exhibitor participation has been at unprecedented levels. Glasgow 2023 video highlights. 

In addition to visitors getting hands-on with the technology, networking face to face and exploring exhibitor booths on the day, we also showcase a uniquely topical seminar content programme featuring industry-leading film and tv, broadcast and production organisations - focusing on all the key discussion areas within their sector including; Sustainability, Virtual Production, Education/Training, esports and Gaming, Equality/Inclusivity and of course always making it relevant to the Scottish industry which is so unique and full of opportunity.

News

  • Simple AV over IP Solutions seminar
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  • Applications open for the Rise Mentoring Programme 2024

Exhibitors

Featured Exhibitors
Exhibitors

Seminars

We showcase a uniquely topical seminar content programme featuring industry-leading film, tv and media and entertainment organisations who focus on all the key discussion areas including; sustainability, virtual production, education and training, esports and gaming, equality and inclusivity within broadcast sectors.

Engaging video content tailored for you: Every one of our seminars are recorded, edited and can be made readily available for supporting partners usually within 24 hours of the show. This can be a great post- show marketing tool built into your annual strategy, also appearing on our website and YouTube channel.


Future Flexibility: Simple AV over IP Solutions - Sponsored by Audinate
Future Flexibility: Simple AV over IP Solutions - Sponsored by Audinate
Campbell Jamieson CTS (University of Strathclyde), Stuart Morrison (University of Strathclyde), Stephen Dishon (University of Edinburgh), Ahmed Shalabi (Audinate)
Future Flexibility: Simple AV over IP Solutions - Sponsored by Audinate

Future Flexibility: Simple AV over IP Solutions - sponsored by Audinate

As higher education institutions seek to enhance on-campus & remote learning capabilities, an AV over IP solution can offer a cost-effective way to expand & upgrade audio, video & control. This session will explore the simplicity of implementing AV over IP and how it has helped to transform learning and teaching spaces into flexible & dynamic, networked environments.

We're delighted to be joined by Ahmed Shalabi at Audinate, Campbell Jamieson - Learning Space Manager at University of Strathclyde, Stuart Morrison - Snr AV/IT Technician at University of Strathclyde, Stephen Dishon - Development Team Manager at The University of Edinburgh.

Innovating Locally: Showcasing Scotland’s Cutting-Edge Film & TV Production Capabilities - Sponsored by Screen Scotland
Innovating Locally: Showcasing Scotland’s Cutting-Edge Film & TV Production Capabilities - Sponsored by Screen Scotland
Ben Bentley (Nightsky Studios), Stuart Guinea (BBC Studioworks), Damian Leitch (Kuroki Motion) and Jodi Nelson-Tabor (Final Pixel)
Innovating Locally: Showcasing Scotland’s Cutting-Edge Film & TV Production Capabilities - Sponsored by Screen Scotland

A panel discussion highlighting Scotland as a prime location for film and TV production, featuring advanced facilities and innovative technologies. Discover Nightsky Studios, a leader in virtual production with extensive studio space in Coatbridge, and learn about their collaboration with Glasgow’s Blazing Griffin to enhance digital production capabilities.

Also featured will be Kuroki Motion, pioneers of robotic cinematic technology in Scotland, showcasing their cutting-edge CR12+ Robotic Arm. The session will also cover Screen Scotland's Virtual Production Fellowships, demonstrating the country's commitment to developing local talent and maintaining a competitive edge in the global marketplace.

Join industry leaders as they discuss how Scotland's robust production environment supports both local and international projects, making it an attractive location that meets diverse production

Bridging Worlds: Integrating Traditional Media Workflows in Esports - Sponsored by Scan Computers
Bridging Worlds: Integrating Traditional Media Workflows in Esports - Sponsored by Scan Computers
Michael O'Dell (Scan Computers), Adam Phillips (Corsair), Laura Louch (D&A College), Myriam Anik (Vizrt), Lisa Collins (Moderator - Dovetail Creative)
Bridging Worlds: Integrating Traditional Media Workflows in Esports - Sponsored by Scan Computers

This panel explores the convergence of traditional media workflows with the fast-paced, innovative world of esports. Industry experts across Education, Gaming and Technology will discuss how traditional media techniques has impacted the acceleration of Esports uptake in the UK and the impact its had on Syllabus and Skillset.

The art of creating compelling content with Keith Eccles - Sponsored by CVP
The art of creating compelling content with Keith Eccles - Sponsored by CVP
Keith Eccles (Videographer)
The art of creating compelling content with Keith Eccles - Sponsored by CVP

Established videographer Keith Eccles will share his experience working in an ever-evolving industry and building an extensive career in documentary filmmaking and corporate clients. 

Keith will discuss his journey of visual storytelling guiding you through the intricate art of using lighting, sound, and use of the Sony cameras to create compelling and visually stunning content.  He will explore how he has created a thriving business over the last five years, providing insight and tips and tricks on working with high-end clients.  This session will include the opportunity for a Q&A.

Illuminating the Future: The Rise of LED in Broadcast - Sponsored by Brompton Technology
Illuminating the Future: The Rise of LED in Broadcast - Sponsored by Brompton Technology
Sebastian Kanabar (Brompton Technology) and Stephen Maddox (iMAG Displays Limited)
Illuminating the Future: The Rise of LED in Broadcast - Sponsored by Brompton Technology

Explore the transformative impact of LED technology in the broadcast industry in this comprehensive session. We will discuss the current state of LED adoption, its growing popularity due to enhanced visual accuracy and energy efficiency, and the challenges faced in implementation. Learn about innovative solutions to these challenges and how LED is revolutionising broadcast production for superior quality and operational efficiency.

Inside the Content: The Tattooist of Auschwitz - Sponsored by Signiant
Inside the Content: The Tattooist of Auschwitz - Sponsored by Signiant
Ross MacRae (Blazing Griffin), Johanne Wood (Blazing Griffin), Taylor Riese (Signiant)
Inside the Content: The Tattooist of Auschwitz - Sponsored by Signiant

Inside the Content: The Tattooist of Auschwitz - Sponsored by Signiant

Acclaimed media & entertainment studio Blazing Griffin delves into the modern challenges faced as the post facility in the latest hit, The Tattooist of Auschwitz. 

We're delighted to be joined by Johanne Wood - Post Production Supervisor at Blazing Griffin, Ross MacRae - Head of Ops & Product Development at Blazing Griffin, & Taylor Riese - VP Strategic Sales at Signiant 

Discover how they navigate production & content workflows, ensure content security, & direct their skilled team toward high-level creative tasks & deliver innovative strategies for overcoming global content creation challenges.

Signiant also provide insights into their role in moving content between over 50,000 media companies globally & transferring over 2 billion files annually across various media & entertainment sectors, including production, post-production, sports, broadcast & more.

Future-Proofing The Industry: Balancing Work, Skills, Workflows & Sustainability
Future-Proofing The Industry: Balancing Work, Skills, Workflows & Sustainability
Lisa Collins (Moderator), Amy Shaw (BECTU), Lucy Lake (QTV), Alison Goring (NFTS Scotland), Steven Reilly (BBC Scotland)
Future-Proofing The Industry: Balancing Work, Skills, Workflows & Sustainability

Join us for an engaging panel debate as we explore the critical challenges and opportunities shaping the future of the broadcast industry. Our expert panel will delve into the pressing issues of work-life balance, addressing why the demanding hours deter many from pursuing careers in production.

We'll examine the current skills gap and discuss the necessity of hands-on training combined with academic knowledge for success in this dynamic field. Additionally, the session will highlight the importance of the Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) agenda in fostering a sustainable and inclusive industry. Discover strategies for attracting new talent and ensuring a vibrant future

Travel Tips

Food and Drink

KitPlus Show has a cafe in Hall 2 as well as various food outlets in the SEC

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