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The MOC Event Center in Munich will yet again showcase the latest trend topics, innovations and visions for the future of the audio industry

In just a few days’ time, the doors to the most important event in the audio industry will open yet again. From 9 May, the HIGH END 2024 will welcome visitors to explore its truly unique range of products.  Complemented by two special trade shows, the WORLD OF HEADPHONES and IPS – International Parts + Supply, this leading event will unite the entire world of high-quality audio technology in a central location over a period of four days. This year’s HIGH END also features new themed areas such as the Gaming Zone, which are sure to make it even more attractive for younger visitors. Music-lovers, equipment aficionados and audiophiles can look forward to a wide variety of highlights and exciting experiences. After welcoming more than 10,000 trade visitors to last year’s event, the HIGH END has retained its undisputed position as the industry’s most important international marketplace for B2B commerce.

Sound Experiences at the World of Headphones

Even more space, even more exhibitors: The WORLD OF HEADPHONES continues to grow, showcasing everything the market has to offer in terms of high-quality headphones and headphone accessories at its own special exhibition area in Hall 1. And here's the best part: Visitors can try on the various models, test and compare them right at the listening tables. Since its premiere at the HIGH END 2022, the WORLD OF HEADPHONES has developed into a popular rendezvous point for the headphone community, magically drawing in people of all ages. Nowhere else will you find so many different versions of this popular sound equipment in one place, used for undisturbed music enjoyment, as well as for listening to podcasts, videos and social media content in your leisure time. Discover the fascinating fusion of music, technology and listening pleasure in a relaxed atmosphere at the WORLD OF HEADPHONES.

The WORLD OF HEADPHONES once again features an impressive line-up this year: the exhibiting companies in Hall 1 will be showcasing around 100 brands. You can also experience excellent sound quality, close to your ears, from other exhibitors in the halls and atriums at the HIGH END 2024.

Exclusive in the HIGH END app: The product group directory. Here you can quickly find the suppliers and brands of the desired product, including their location at the trade show.

Premiere for the Gaming Zone

Sound connoisseurs among gamers and fans of fantastic technology can start getting excited: For the first time, we will be presenting the GAMING ZONE at the WORLD OF HEADPHONES special exhibition in Hall 1. Take a deep dive into the fascinating world of gaming in the "gaming room" at the HIGH END! This unique fusion of gaming and hi-fi affords visitors the opportunity not only to experience games, but also to feel them with all their senses.

In cooperation with our partner, we have created a stand that offers gaming enthusiasts an immersive experience. Visitors can discover a vast range of high-quality sound equipment products from leading manufacturers, taking the gaming experience to a new level. From crystal-clear treble to powerful bass, the sound can be experienced in its purest form, enabling users to immerse themselves in different game worlds. At the stand you will have the chance to test a variety of game consoles and gaming sound equipment. The gaming set-up includes retro consoles, high-end and flagship consoles providing gaming enthusiasts with a bigger range to choose from. The mix of gaming headsets, loudspeakers and sound bars is meticulously selected to offer the public an incomparable sound experience.

We are also delighted to welcome two talented streamers from the Germench community to the Gaming Zone who will be on hand to stream games live from the HIGH END on the Twitch streaming platform, creating a unique atmosphere through the combination of high-quality sound and captivating gaming.

HIGH END, IPS AND ALTI continue their successful partnership in 2024

As a solely B2B event, the IPS 2024 will once again take place parallel to the HIGH END on all four days of the trade show from 9th to 12th May. It will perfectly complement the international audio show with a wide range of OEM products. The IPS offers its entire international trade audience plenty of inspiration and impetus to find partners, establish new contacts and conclude business transactions directly at the venue. Trade visitors from all over the globe benefit from the opportunities available at the event. The companies exhibiting at the HIGH END in particular can make the most of the exclusive chance to communicate directly with supplier companies in order to improve their supply chains and find new business partners.

After a successful start last year, we will continue our cooperation with ALTI Association at IPS – International Parts + Supply in 2024. The event will once again become a hub for professionals and enthusiasts in the fields of HiFI, audio, and acoustics, by bringing together manufacturers, their suppliers, brands, and other key stakeholders in Hall 1.

Presentations at the ALTI Pavilion

With outstanding speakers and groundbreaking professional presentations, HIGH END and ALTI have succeeded in putting together another highly interesting conference program. The offerings include keynotes and presentations on innovations in the audio industry. The presentations will take place at the ALTI Pavilion in Hall 1, Speakers include presentations from SciEngineer, Kartesian, Composite Sound, Danville Signal Processing and others. Conference programm

ALTI LLC (Audio & Loudspeaker Technologies International), founded in 1961, is a global association dedicated to representing and promoting all stakeholders from the audio industry and related technologies. The association brings together players from the fields of design, development, and manufacturing. With its large network and comprehensive offerings, ALTI particularly supports its members in advancing their business, gaining access to current market- and industry-related topics, and networking. ALTI aims to connect its members and partners, consisting of small and medium-sized enterprises as well as corporations, and to promote the industry.

Information on the HIGH END

The HIGH END, the internationally renowned audio trade show, is the undisputed leader when it comes to impressively setting the tone for top-class music reproduction. It has been providing ideas and impetus for producers, sellers and consumers of high-quality consumer electronics for four decades. On the four days of the event in May, the entire world of audio experts and professionals will gather in Munich to visit hundreds of exhibitors from more than 40 different countries as they showcase their latest innovations in the halls and atriums of the MOC Event Center.

Facts & Figures

The Leading International Audio Show

May 9 to 12, 2024

Opening Hours:

Thursday + Friday: 10am to 6pm
trade visitors only

Saturday: 10am to 6pm
Sunday: 10am to 4pm


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MOC München
Lilienthalallee 40
80939 Munich/Germany


Vorm Eichholz 2g
42119 Wuppertal
Phone: +49 202 702022

Press contact:
Claudia Kazner
Press and Public Relations


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