LAS VEGAS� The National Association of Broadcasters says total attendance at the 2015 edition of NAB Show has been tallied at 103,042, according to a Tuesday night press release.
That number is up 5,127�from 97,915 last year. This confirms the generally more optimistic �and busy�vibe on the floor this year.
The organization says that international and news media attendance figures are included in the overall registration number. �International attendees represented about a quarter of the total at 26,489; this number is holding steady from 2014�s 26,367. News media attendance represented only about 1 percent or 1,614 people.�
Additionally, all numbers are based on pre-show and onsite registration and are subject to an ongoing audit.
Also, the exhibition featured 1,789 companies spanning 1,015,000 net square feet of exhibit space.
�This year�s NAB Show demonstrates again the power and reach of the global NAB Show brand,” said NAB Executive Vice President of Communications Dennis Wharton.