We are a global community of companies and individuals that works behind the scenes to deliver awe-inspiring live events and installations around the world.
As an association, PLASA provides its members with a platform and voice to address vital industry issues. We do this by promoting best practices and skills, publishing safety standards and industry research, and facilitating trade and networking opportunities.
These vital activities are supported by our market-leading publications and trade shows, as well as our recognised training pathways – all of which offer opportunities to elevate your career and strengthen your business.
Access a global community and a suite of benefits
The PLASA membership is a vibrant community of hard working, passionate professionals who we work in tandem with to ensure our services are timely and relevant for the current climate.
So whether you need business support, technical knowledge or a friendly helping hand – PLASA is here for you. Furthermore, your membership will demonstrate commitment to high standards and safe practices.
Rigging and Production Initiatives
We are committed to supporting the technical skills and creative talents of people working in the events and entertainment industries
Join the campaign to protect the live events and entertainment industry
PLASA founded #WeMakeEvents at the beginning of the lockdown in Spring 2020 to amplify the voice of the live events supply chain and call for urgent support.
Even though live events and entertainment are slowly returning around the globe there is still plenty of work to do, and we invite you to get involved…
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Following a record-breaking 2023 ride, BikeFest returns to Spain for the third year from 26-28 January 2024, cycling 360km towards ISE in Barcelona. Last year, the BikeFest team raised an incredible £50,000 for industry charity Backup Tech, and they hope to go even further this year.