The media reception of NAB
Las Vegas, 18-April, 2020
ShowStoppers @ NAB 2020 is an 2 hour invitation-only media reception that brings together exhibiting tech companies with hundreds of pre-qualified journalists, top-tier media, analysts and other prominent industry influencers.
Whether you’re an innovative startup or an established global brand, this media exclusive event is your chance to stand out from the show buzz and break your news early to attending journalists. Introduce or showcase what you’ve got for 2020 or beyond.
Exhibit with us and join global leaders and innovative startups with two shared goals — meet as many qualified journalists as possible in the shortest period of time, and generate coverage of your news and new products
It’s an opportunity to deliver your message directly to the media and newsmakers driving this industry and your business. Grow your brand, increase your international presence, expand your network, cultivate interviews and product reviews, and increase your media coverage.
Enjoy a premium experience, along with good food and drink at ShowStoppers @ NAB 2020. This turnkey tabletop showcase with reception enables exhibitors and attendees to directly interact in a convivial, relaxed atmosphere away from the noise on the show floor. You only need to show-up with your products, literature and be prepared to convey your message.
The ShowStoppers approach is designed to facilitate networking, conversations and relationships that have the potential for extending beyond this one-night ShowStoppers event — for greater media coverage year around.
ShowStoppers @ NAB
18 April, 2020
6 pm to 8 pm
Contacts for this show:
US Representative for ShowStoppers
+1 (908) 692-6068
ShowStoppers is the global leader in press and business events, spanning the United States, Europe and Asia for more than 23 years.
It produces events that bring together select journalists, bloggers, media influencers, industry and financial analysts, venture capitalists and business executives — for press conferences, product introductions, sneak previews, hands-on product demonstrations and strategic dealmaking.
It also facilitates company launches and pitch programs for start-ups, and more.
ShowStoppers produces the official press events at CE Week, IFA, Israel Dealmakers Summit, and NAB — and is an official partner of CTA, the Consumer Technology Association.
FAQ – Mobile World Congress
How does the event work?
ShowStoppers combines a product showcase, hands-on demos, and a relaxed reception into one efficient event. It’s an informal ambiance that includes a buffet and open bars.
Exhibitors arrive 2 to 3 hours prior to the event to set up, and to eat something before the event begins. As journalists arrive, ShowStoppers checks them in to ensure they were invited. Making their way around the room during the event, they can meet with exhibitors and test their products.
What kind of companies participate in a ShowStoppers event?
Aspenta, Dell, Domotz, Ericssson, HP, Honeywell, HTC, Jabra, Lenovo, Microsoft, Mio, Razor USA, Roku, Samsung, Seagate, Sennheiser, Sisvel, Skype, Sonos, SuperTooth, TeleNav, Texas Instruments, Toro, Toshiba, TripIt, Truphone, Viewsonic, Vizmato, Vogel’s, Wacom, Western Digital, WowWee, Yurbuds, ZAGG — as well as innovators, smaller companies, start-ups, and many more!
Who drives the press to the event? ShowStoppers or the exhibitors? How does this work?
ShowStoppers handles all of the promotion, press invitations, press credentialing and press RSVPs for the event.
ShowStoppers invites the most influential press and analysts from its comprehensive media databases. ShowStoppers events are also listed on an array of domestic international calendars aimed at press.
ShowStoppers also recommends that you reach out to your favorite journalists as well.
Plus, ShowStoppers posts your press kit on its web site, which has become a valued resource for the media, as they prepare their coverage and we also implement a post-event follow-up.
How can a company participate in ShowStoppers?
It’s easy to become an exhibitor at ShowStoppers. Simply request an agreement here – and then just email the signed agreement back to Showstoppers at the email address provided.
Once you’re signed up for ShowStoppers @ MWC, our event staff will contact you regarding all of the logistic details.
Are there any other costs associated directly with exhibiting at ShowStoppers?
Monitor rentals are available to enhance your demonstration. Cost ranges from $350 to $750 USD, depending upon the selected size.
Wireless Internet Services are included however if you require a dedicated line, there is an additional charge depending upon the selected bandwidth.
Can I request a special location at ShowStoppers?
ShowStoppers does its best to honor requests for placement in general areas of the venue, or near/or far from other exhibitors.
How long will spots be available at this event?
ShowStoppers events sell out every year, so we encourage you to book your spot early!
Do I need to exhibit in MWC in order to participate in ShowStoppers?
No. While you are not required to participate on the exhibit floor of MWC in order to participate in ShowStoppers @MWC — we always encourage you to consider it as an option.
Are there speaking opportunities?
No. ShowStoppers @ MWC is a demonstration/showcase event. There is no stage for presentations and speeches. Instead, you shake hands and talk with journalists. This face-to-face contact creates powerful opportunities for interviews, product reviews and news coverage.
Exhibitors arrive 2 to 3 hours prior to the event to set up, and to eat something before the event begins. As journalists arrive, ShowStoppers checks them in to ensure they were invited. As they make their way around the room, during the course of the evening they meet with exhibitors, test products and do what they do best: produce the story.
ShowStoppers also recommends that you reach out to your favorite journalists.
Plus, ShowStoppers posts your press kit on its web site, which has become a valued resource for the media, as they prepare their coverage and then we implement a post-event follow-up.
It’s easy to become an exhibitor at ShowStoppers. Simply request a contract here – and then just email the signed agreement back to Showstoppers at the email address provided on the contract.
Once you’re signed up for ShowStoppers @ IFA, our event staff will contact you regarding all of the logistic details.
Do I need to exhibit in IFA in order to participate in ShowStoppers?
Yes. ShowStoppers is the Official Media reception of IFA so participation with the show in some way is required. If you are not currently contemplating exhibiting at IFA talk to us. We have a number of cost effective programs that allow you to achieve your objectives while satisfying the participation requirement.
No. ShowStoppers @ IFA is a demonstration/showcase event. There is no stage for presentations and speeches. Instead, you shake hands and talk with journalists. This face-to-face contact creates powerful opportunities for interviews, product reviews and news coverage. We do offer sponsorship programs that provide you greater exposure such as media bus transportation or private receptions with the press.