IBC Rising Stars 2014

Event Type: 
Industry Event
Event Date: 
Sunday, September 14, 2014 - 09:00 to Monday, September 15, 2014 - 18:00
IBC 2014
RAI Centre Europaplein
1078 GZ Amsterdam
Event Details: 

SMPTE, as a partner in IBC, is supporting the Rising Stars Programme

Rising Stars is for you if

  • you are new to or are just entering the electronic media and entertainment industry
  • you are keen to learn about the latest technology and how the industry is developing by mixing with experienced professionals
  • you want to meet people who can help you raise your profile and advance your career


IBC is the world’s leading electronic media and entertainment event. Descending upon Amsterdam’s RAI conference centre every year, with its fourteen exhibition halls, 1,400 international exhibitors and its industry-respected conference, IBC is a must see event for anyone interested in the broadcast industry.

In 2013, the event attracted more than 52,000 industry professionals, from 170+ countries, engaged in the creation, management and delivery of entertainment.

Hear what SMPTE member say about IBC  - this was shot by Andy Foster of Totemfilms - a young SMPTE member

Students, Graduates and New Entrants to the industry will have tailored and exclusive conference sessions tackling topics that really matter to young professionals
– join the Rising Stars programme to  discuss with Industry leaders of today and tomorrow

On Monday  morning   there will be tour of the exhibition floor led by industry experts so if you want to find out what "Acquisition” or “POST, distribution and Content everywhere” means
– join the Rising Stars programme to be able to take part in these tours!

That is if you have recovered from the Rising Stars Party at a Cool Amsterdam club on Sunday Evening.

The IBC2014 Rising Stars programme is the once a year, free event that cannot be missed if you are a new working professional or student within the electronic media and entertainment industry.

It is Free - but you need to register and be accepted on this Premier programme for those joining with an interest in media technology.

IBC offers a Competition to pay your airfare -  it closes 18 July 


SMPTE encourages companies to help their younger employees attend IBC – whether just for a day or longer. 


SMPTE members are involved in organising the  Tours and meeting the Rising Stars -  if you or your company want to help   - Contact Peter Weitzel