The Global Licensing Group has announced its first round of exhibiting companies confirmed for Licensing Expo Virtual taking place August 24-26, in partnership with industry trade association Licensing International.
The more than 100 exhibitors will include Endemol Shine Group, IMG Worldwide, Crayola, Jazwares, Joester Loria Group, JPatton, Spin Master, MGM Studios, Pokémon Company International, Scholastic, Warner Bros. Consumer Products, WWE, and Yale.
Exhibitors span an assortment of product categories, such as apparel, character and entertainment, corporate brands, gaming and e-sports, publishing, and security and software. The full exhibitor list can be found here.
“We have combined our collection of learnings from our past virtual events with those born from partner and customer conversations in order to produce the most productive and impactful online event to date for the licensing community,” said Anna Knight, VP of Licensing, Informa Markets. “We could not be happier with the quality and breadth of the Expo’s exhibitor lineup thus far and look forward to sharing more big-name exhibitors as we approach the event in August.”
The event will provide a virtual expo floor, searchable IP directory, educational seminars, networking opportunities, curated matchmaking, and Digital Roadshows, which Knight said all share “the same fundamental goal: accelerating licensee, retailer, and licensor connection.”
Free registration to Licensing Expo Virtual for visitors and press is now open.