MarketLab 2018: Call for entries is closed


*The open call for MaketLab 2018 closed on March 16th. The selection has begun. 

The MarketLab Call for projects 2018 is now open: an exhibition area focused on artistic and technological projects, creative business and innovation. MarketLab gathers established companies, startups, artists, creative studios, university labs and research centres to show new products, prototypes, experiments, installations, etc.

What is MarketLab for?

  • Is the place to showcase innovative and original projects
  • Facilitates direct interaction with the audience
  • To test prototypes with a real audience
  • Is an opportunity to present your business or project to a potential audience of 50.000 people
  • It’s an excellent networking space: to meet other businesses, innovative projects and make contacts for future collaborations.

Who can apply?

  • Creative technology companies, startups, artists, makers, universities, schools, creative labs, research centres…

What type of projects can be shown at MarketLab?

  • Sound, music, media, art, virtual and augmented reality, design and digital fabrication, science, creative funding platforms… In short: MarketLab is open to projects that defy disciplines and labels. Some examples of projects shown in previous years here and here.

What do you get with MarketLab?

  • A 16m2* exhibition space with a 3.900 value (including basic furniture, electricity, and internet) for 1200€
  • 3 Delegate Passes that include full access to Sónar+D activities and access to the VIP areas at Sónar by Day and Sónar by Night
  • Presence in the Sónar+D communication channels and media


*If you are interested in a bigger or a smaller space, contact us at [email protected]
Please take note that MarketLab runs for three days: 13, 14, and 15 June so its participants must be available the three days.