Cinema India Expo 2012 will be held on 23-24 July 2012 at The Renaissance Convention Centre Hotel, Powai, Mumbai, India.
Cinema India Expo 2012: Transforming India to all digital
Seize the Big Opportunity – 10,500 digital screens, 3D and next gen projection initiative.
Cinema India has announced the 12th Cinema India convention and trade show on July 23 and 24 July, 2012, at a 5 star venue of Renaissance hotel convention centre in Mumbai.
Cinema India is presented by Scrabble Entertainment and organised by Diversified Communications India. Cinema India Expo has gained the position of India’s leading trade show and conference for the digital cinema industry in India and worldwide. It is a gathering of the global digital cinema community for face-to-face product exploration, networking, and business development focused on digital cinema in India.
Ranjit Thakur, CEO, Scrabble Entertainment believes “Cinema India 2011 has established a world class platform as a standalone industry convention at the Renaissance, that delivered a purposeful conference programme and a high profile gathering of industry players which drive the growth and the digitisation of screens and represents major investment in cinema technology in India and worldwide.”
Nearly 9000 single theatre and 1500 multiplex screens are anticipated to migrate to digital in a year from the show date. Also, Hollywood in India will soon be all-digital. The tremendous business opportunity as India transforms to ‘All Digital’, translates at Cinema India as it builds the momentum to enhance the cine viewing experience to state-of-the-art. Global suppliers of digital theatre technology in 2K, 4K, 3D, and the rest of the products and services desire an opportunity in India to debut their latest products. Cinema India responds to this need.
Filmmaker Ramesh Sippy to deliver the keynote address
Renowned filmmaker, Ramesh Sippy who is the President of Film and Television Producers Guild and the Chairperson at the National film development Corporation, will deliver the keynote at a conference session on 23rd July 2012.
One of the main attractions of Cinema India is the Conference Program. CIE 2012 features the topics of interest and concern to the industry. The Conference theme this year is: The next upgrade in digital quality. The speakers will be the who’s who of the global industry.
The 2-day conference program features the big questions facing theatre and multiplex chains-the debate on resolution upgrade, enabling high quality 3D, screen quality, Hollywood growth in India, market intelligence, futurescape in digital platforms for movies promotion. The conference topics that are to be discussed at Cinema India 2012 are Higher Frame Rate or 4K - A great debate, Hollywood’s growth in India, Digital Cinema’s biggest nightmare – light levels on screen, Digital Cinema in India – Countdown to 100% digital, Futurescape in Digital Platforms for movies promotion/movie, 3D – Adaptability to higher frame rate and Creating 3D content.
“Cinema India attracts the decision makers and is ideal for international companies seeking partners to debut their latest products, services and technology, our team provides extreme hospitality to all delegates creating a meaningful and productive industry gathering” says Anil Chopra, Managing Director, DCI.
Digital Cinema chain fundamentally originates with the acquisition and production chain and Cinema India is the destination for digital cinema technology in digital cinematography, 3D, 4K, Motion Capture and Virtual Production.
Christie, market leader in the Digital Cinema Projection will exclusively showcase its robust projection technology at the Demo Suite (Grand Ballroom 3). Harkness, Osram are among the major exhibitors on the show floor at the Cinema India 2012.
Cinema India in 2011 was supported by the leading technology companies in digital cinema – AJA Video, Barco, Big Tree, Christie, Datasat, Dolby, Doremi, Xpand, Harkness, Harman, K Sera Sera, Master Image, Prasad, Qube, Sony, Sony DADC, Texas Instruments, UFO.
About Diversified Communications:
Cinema India is organised by Diversified Communications India, part of the Diversified Group, USA, with assets in media and entertainment arenas, which include in the US-Digital Entertainment Expo and DAM conferences featuring the DAMMY awards, and the House of Worship Executive Marketplace. In India -the PALM and Musician Expo featuring the IRAA awards, Studio Systems broadcast magazine and Pro Sound Systems pro audio magazine.