Trade Shows, Awards, Festivals & International Events

February 2023


23rd Annual AFC Micro Salon and Days of Post Production

Thursday, February 9, from 10am to 9pm – Friday, February 10, from 10 am to 6 pm

Paris, France

Advanced Imaging Society’s 13th Lumiere Awards

February 10, 2023

Beverly Hills Hotel

Honorees: James Cameron and Jon Landau will accept its Voices For The Earth Award. Damien Chazelle will receive the society’s Gene Kelly Visionary Award.

Creative Arts Lumiere Awards

21st Visual Effects Society Awards

Wednesday, February 15, 2023

Producer and writer Gale Anne Hurd will receive the VES Lifetime Achievement Award.

Awards Main Page

Berlinale 2023

73rd Berlin International Film Festival

February 16-26, 2023

European Film Market: February 16-22, 2023

Berlinale Co-Production Market: February 18-22, 2023

Berlinale Talents: February 18-23, 2023


27th annual Art Directors Guild Awards (IATSE Local 800)

Saturday, February 18, 2023, InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown

Scenic artist Michael Denering (Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events, Die Hard, Batman Returns, Jurassic Park) will receive a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Guild’s scenic, title and graphic artists.

EE BAFTA Film Awards 2023

Sunday, February 19, 2023

Hollywood Professional Assn. (HPA) Tech Retreat
February 20-23, 2023
Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort, Rancho Mirage, CA

BSC Expo

Europe’s Premier International Event for Film & TV Production Equipment & Technology

Thursday 23rd February 2023 VIP Evening Reception (Invitation only)

Friday 24th – Saturday 25th February 2023 Expo Days

Battersea Evolution, London, UK


SOC Lifetime Achievement Awards

Saturday, February 25, 2023

Loews Hollywood Hotel, Los Angeles, CA


Motion Picture Sound Editors’ 70th Annual Golden Reel Awards

Sunday, February 26, 2023

Wilshire Ebell Theatre, Los Angeles, CA

Honoree: Jerry Bruckheimer, Filmmaker Award. Gwendolyn Yates Whittle (Avatar: The Way of Water, Minority Report, Munich, Iron Man, Fight Club), Career Achievement Award.

MARCH 2023

59th Cinema Audio Society (CAS) Awards

Saturday, March 4, 2023

InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown

Honorees: Alejandro González Iñárritu, Filmmaker of the Year; and Peter J. Devlin, Career Achievement Award.

American Cinema Editors (ACE) 73rd Eddie Awards

Sunday, March 5, 2023

UCLA’s Royce Hall, Los Angeles

Honorees: Gina Prince-Bythewood, Golden Eddie Filmmaker of the Year Award; Don Zimmerman and Lynne Willingham, Career Achievement Awards

American Society of Cinematographers’ 37th annual ASC Awards

Sunday, March 5, 2023

Beverly Hilton Hotel

Honorees: Viola Davis, Board of Governors Award; Stephen Goldblatt, Lifetime Achievement Award; Darius Khondji, International Award; Charlie Lieberman, President’s Award; Fred Murphy, Career Achievement in Television honor; and Sam Nicholson, Curtis Clark Technical Achievement Award.

SWSX Film & TV Festival

March 10-19, 2023

Austin, TX

Cine Gear Expo New York
March 10-11, 2023
Industry City, Brooklyn, NY

95th Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) Oscar Awards

Sunday, March 12, 2023

Dolby® Theatre at Ovation Hollywood.

Airing on ABC network

DCS Cinema Lighting Expo 2023
Saturday, March 18, 2023
Grip’s Local 80 Stage
Burbank, CA

APRIL 2023

NAB SHOW 2023 – 100th Anniversary

April 16-19, 2023

Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV

Be there for the 2023 NAB Show Centennial!

From the earliest days tuning in on the radio to modern day streaming across multiple devices, NAB Show has been THE preeminent event driving innovation and collaboration across the broadcast, media and entertainment industry. And they’re just getting started…

See what comes next! Technologies yet unknown. Products yet untouched. Tools yet untapped. Here the power of possibility collides with the people who can harness it. Storytellers, magic makers, YOU.

Use code: 100YEARS to get a *FREE* Exhibits Pass!

NAB Show and Future Media Conferences Expand Training for Creative Professionals

2023 NAB Show to feature four unique training conferences for specific production and post-production disciplines —

NAB Show and Future Media Conferences (FMC), producer of Post|Production World (P|PW), are adding three unique and comprehensive training conferences for creative professional at NAB Show, April 15 – 19 in Las Vegas. In addition to the legacy P|PW conference for production and post-production specialists, the 2023 NAB Show will feature:

Visual Storytelling Conference

        (April 14 – 15, 2023)
        The Visual Storytelling Conference is a two-day, multi-track conference designed for photographers and creators of online video who wish to maximize their creativity and technical skills in storytelling. The conference, led by experienced digital creators, offers interactive training focused on photography, online video, business solutions and social media. Content creators of all skill levels are encouraged to attend to learn how to produce compelling stories through digital content creation. The conference will take place Friday, April 14 – Saturday, April 15, 2023, and will feature a virtual day in May 2023.

Remote Production Conference

        (April 16 – 17, 2023)
        The Remote Production Conference is a two-day, multi-track training event focused on the best and most common practices of remote connectivity in media production and entertainment. Session topics include remote collaboration between artists, shared editing access and producing high-resolution graphics for cinema, gaming and virtual production. The conference will run from Sunday, April 16 – Monday, April 17, 2023 with a virtual day in May 2023 to showcase the best sessions from the conference.

Director of Photography Creative Conference

    (April 18 – 19, 2023)
      The Director of Photography Creative Conference is a two-day training event focused on cutting-edge techniques and best practices for cinematographers, camera operators, owner operators, digital imaging technicians and other camera and sound crew members. Sessions are tailored to attendees from various backgrounds, from DPs and crew members to freelancers. The conference, running Tuesday, April 18 – Wednesday, April 19, 2023, will feature a virtual day in May 2023 for remote attendees.

Industry-leading experts will host all sessions and cover an extensive array of topics, including new and emerging media trends and business management solutions, while providing comprehensive training sessions on industry-standard software. P|PW also offers opportunities to network with peers from around the globe, including access to the highly anticipated NAB Show Content Creator Party on April 16 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. P|PW takes place Saturday, April 15 – Wednesday, April 19, 2023 and is sponsored by Dell, Nvidia and Intel.

“FMC has provided world-class technical training for NAB Show’s creative community for nearly 20 years through their renowned Post|Production World conference,” said NAB Executive Vice President and Managing Director of Global, Connections and Events, Chris Brown. “The addition of these three unique conferences adds substantial depth and reach to the show’s slate of training offerings, so much so that no matter what end of the content spectrum a creator may be on – from feature film to online video to episodic TV and everything else beyond – this program provides impactful skills development.”

Post|Production World, now in its 19th year, is the world’s leading training conference for content creators, designers, producers, and editors of TV, film and video. P|PW will feature 150+ live and interactive training sessions. FMC also offers dynamic field workshops and certifications and prep courses from Apple and Adobe.

MAY 2023

AES Europe 2023

May 13-15, 2023

Helsinki, Finland

Cannes Film Festival

May 16-27, 2023

Cannes, France

KOBA 2023

May 16-19, 2023

Seoul, South Korea

JUNE 2023

Cine Gear Expo Los Angeles 2023

June 1-4, 2023

Los Angeles, CA


14th Annual New Media Film Festival®

June 7 online & June 8 2023 in person

Los Angeles CA

28 categories of Screenings, Q & A, Int’l Art Exhibit, VIP Soiree, Awards, VR experience


Tribeca Festival 2023

June 7-18, 2023

New York


Cine Europe

June 19-22, 2023

CCIB, Barcelona, Spain

Filmscape Chicago

June 24 & 25, 2023

Filmscape Chicago brings together filmmakers, artists, technicians, and students from across Chicago and the greater Midwest for two days of networking, education, and training – all completely for free.

CineCity Studios, 1414 S Western Ave, Chicago IL 60608

Euro Cine Expo

30 June- 1 July, 2023

International Expo of Cine Equipment & Tech • Seminars • Networking

Munich, Germany

JULY 2023



August 6-10, 2023
Los Angeles Convention Center
Los Angeles and Virtual

Biennale Cinema 2023

80th Venice International Film Festival
30 August to 9 September 2023

Lido di Venezia


IBC Conference & Exhibition 2023

September 15-18, 2023

RAI, Amsterdam, Netherlands


48th Toronto International Film Festival
TBD 2023
Toronto, Canada


CineGear Expo Atlanta
October 6-7, 2023
Atlanta, GA


Broadcast India Show 2023

8 – 10 October, 2023
Jio World Convention Centre, Mumbai

SMPTE Media Technology Summit 2023

October TBD, 2023

Loews Hollywood Hotel

Hollywood, CA

ShowEast 2023

October 23-26, 2023

Loews Miami Beach, Miami, FL


61st New York Film Festival
2023 TBD
Lincoln Center, New York, NY

CinecCongress 2023

TBD 2023

Munich, Germany

Oct. 16-19, 2023
Palais des Festivals, Cannes, France


153rd AES (Audio Engineering Society) Convention
October 25-27, 2023

Javits Convention Center, New York


The 36th Tokyo International Film Festival (TIFF)
October or November TBD, 2023

Tokyo, Japan



TIFFCOM 2023 -the Marketplace for film and TV in Asia

October TBD, 2023

Tokyo, Japan

Evolution Mallorca International Film

October TBD, 2023

October 25-26, 2023
New York

NAB Show New York

Post|Production Conference
at the NAB Show New York
Oct. TBD, 2023
New York

The Post|Production Conference offers a blend of hands-on interactive workshops and technical training sessions at NAB Show NY. Brush up on your skills with a full day of training sessions on production, post-production, and business topics. Whether you are just starting your career or are a trained professional, you will be able to learn new skills to further your creative career!

For those looking for a hands-on learning experience, attend the Small-To-No-Crew Corporate, In-House & Remote Production Workshop on October 16! In this workshop, you will learn about effective project planning, production, gear, audio recording tips & tricks, and, of course, lighting techniques that are best suited for small crew video productions.



Energa CAMERIMAGE International Film Festival

11 – 18 November 2023

Toruń, Poland


4-7 December 2023

True Icon Hall, Bangkok Thailand


CES Conference and Trade Show 2024
January 9-12, 2024
Las Vegas, NV


Hamburg Open

January 2024, Hamburg, Germany

Germany’s Innovation and Networking Event for Broadcast and AV Technology Professionals.


Silicon Valley Video Summit

January TBD 2024

Sundance Film Festival 2024
January TBD, 2024
Park City & Salt Lake City, UT