SIEL 2003

, the French trade show for the live entertainment industry is scheduled to take place from Febraury 2-6, 2003 in hall 3 of the Expo-Porte de Versailles exhibition halls in Paris, France. One of the largest of the European trade shows in the industry, SIEL offers a wide program of exhibits and events, including:

Techniques and Technologies:
An expected 280 exhibitors will present their latest technical and technological innovations, as well as the diversity of occupations in Live Entertainment (sound, lighting, trussing, stage equipment, DJ equipment, bar equipment, ticketing systems, decoration, special effects...)

Training & Information:
The Centre for Organisations: the main professional organisations in the world of live entertainment will be gathered in one place to respond to questions, assist in procedures, and give their advice on any number of subjects (retirement,welfare, legal matters...)

The Centres for Training: a presentation of the numerous institutions offering the professional training one needs to qualify for the live entertainment industry.

The Boutique de l’Irma: information and resources for Urban Music, advice and orientation, training, publishing, and a specialist bookshop with over 200 works for sale dedicated to music…

SIEL had more than 20 free conferences with professionals offering practical information, to help attendess open the doors to the world of technical services.

Know-how & Special events:
A staging of the "know-how" of a number of exhibitors present at SIEL:
- A "trendy" venue as seen by professionals: Orchestrated by Gérard Giraudon, this original and unique installation of a night-time leisure venue will be created at SIEL by the top professionals of the moment.
- A Stage at the heart of the "Artists Village" to allow the artists to present their creative talent.
- Mixing Zone, for discovering FLAIR, the art of preparing cocktails with style, making the bottles fly.
- A good introduction to the International Cocktail Competition organised by Ricard and Wyborowa.

New Products Area: the chance to discover the new products placed on display at the show entrance.

For additional attendee or exhibitor information contact:
Reed Expositions France/SIEL 70, rue Rivay
92532 Levallois Perret cedex
Tel. +33 (0)1 47 56 50 42
Fax: +33 (0)1 47 56 24 64