Connecting Design, Technology, and Production to
the Live Audience Experience
Join thousands of live event professionals who are signing up to attend LDI Exhibits and Conference. LDI supports the entire industry by connecting design and production professionals with today's cutting-edge technology and a look into the future.
On-Site Registration Hours
Monday, November 15 | 8:30am-5:30pm
Tuesday, November 16 | 8:30am-5:00pm
Wednesday, November 17 | 8:00am-5:00pm
Thursday, November 18 | 8:00am-5:00pm
Friday, November 19 | 8:00am-6:00pm
Saturday, November 20 | 8:00am-6:00pm
Sunday, November 21 | 9:30am-2:00pm
Exhibit Hall Hours
Friday, November 19, 2021: 11:00 AM — 6:00 PM
Friday, November 19, 6-8pm, CREW UP AND CONNECT PARTY, LDI Circle Bar + XR Lounge
Saturday, November 20, 2021: 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Sunday, November 21, 2021: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
The Circle Bar is also open during all show hours.
LDI Circle Bar +XR Lounge Sponsored by: 4Wall, ACT Entertainment, AG Production Services, Ayrton, Main Light, and Zanni
The LDI Exhibit Hall lets you experience the latest gear including lighting, projection/video, audio, special effects, staging, trussing, rigging, automation/software, and soft goods from hundreds of leading industry suppliers, distributors and brands exhibiting, with live demos and face-to-face discussions about the cutting-edge gear.
The Conference portion of LDI offers in-depth professional training options that run from Nov. 15 - 20, 2021.
Choose the training that's right for you:
LDInnovation™ Conference — Three days of 30-minute to 90-minutes sessions on important topics from all aspects of the entertainment design and technology industry from The Art of Programming for lighting consoles and media servers, to rigging and production techniques, lighting, projection, and XR, as well as special sessions for houses of worship and a look at post-pandemic practices from the Event Safety Alliance to name just a few. Grab a conference badge or a six-pack of conference sessions and create your own curriculum!
LDIntensives™— Deep dives into specific subjects for serious-minded industry professional! These half-day, full-day, and two-day sessions challenge your creativity and expand your mind as you explore the essentials of ethernet for entertainment, project management, hybrid horizons, and exciting new technologies.
LDInstitute™ — From the latest software to hands-on training on lighting consoles and media servers, as well as essential rigging and electrical courses, lasers, and our insider club and venue tours, the LDInstitute is the most comprehensive professional training program our industry has to offer. Register for one or more of these courses, roll up your sleeves, and get ready to further your career with new skills and enhanced knowledge.
Opening Up to New Experiences
Venture out, meet those who are designing and innovating live experiences with a purpose, have meaningful conversations with strong potential. Be part of a community sharing the latest gear including lighting, projection/video, audio, special effects, staging/trussing/rigging, automation/software, and soft goods leading industry suppliers, distributors and brands exhibiting, with live demos and in-person discussions about the cutting-edge gear they debut exclusively to LDI attendees.
The Live Events Industry Is Poised for a BIG Comeback
COVID’s impact on live experiences forced the entire industry to come up with innovative ways to maintain or generate new revenue streams, update technology, and adjust to new rigorous health and safety regulations. LDI inspires new ideas and brings creative products, services, and solutions to life allowing buyers to dig deep and make intentional purchases.