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Sep 2017

LASERVISION Takes Top Honours for Creation of ‘IMAGINE’ at 2017 Australian Event Awards

Australian Event Awards Winner 2017 - Laservision

“An entertainment project of mind-bending complexity with so many challenges was obviously well conceived, planned and managed.”
—Judging Panel, Australian Event Awards

September 13th, 2017 – Sunshine Coast, Australia; After a World Record breaking year, Laservision Mega Media has won another award for the hugely successful launch of their latest Mega Media tourist attraction, ‘IMAGINE’ at Dubai Festival City, Dubai. They were awarded Best Achievement in Entertainment for ‘IMAGINE’.

The Australian Event Awards and Symposium has been recognising the best events and achievements in the Australian event industry since 2009, with previous winners such as The Australian Open and Vivid Sydney.

Laservision’s award-winning team is recognised for their innovations in story-telling, industry leading creative techniques, high-quality productions, and their ability to portray stories in an immersive, and entertaining way.

Mr. Shannon Brooks, CEO, Laservision, said “it is another tremendous honour to be represented and acknowledged along with many of our creative colleagues within this highly competitive industry. We’re humbled to be recognised in the company of other leading Australian Creative and Technical Companies.

We’re excited to share our win with future clients as another testament of our capabilities to bring beautiful and technologically advanced attractions to the world. Our ability to deliver on such projects is underpinned by our research and development teams creating new and unique technologies for the Entertainment Market.”

The Technical and Creative Teams at Laservision spent over 4 years of research and development, and creative concept planning, leading up to the yearlong install of ‘IMAGINE’ at Dubai Festival City. Upon completion, IMAGINE has set two Guinness World Records: One for World’s Largest Water Screen Projection, and the second for World’s Largest Permanent Projection Mapping. ‘IMAGINE’ opened to the public in 2016 and has drawn visitors to Dubai nightly.


Matthew Tuey Laservision Accepts Australian Event Award

Matthew Tuey accepts award for “Best Achievement in Entertainment” at the 2017 Australian Event Awards for Laservision’s incredibly popular ‘IMAGINE’ Attraction. — Photo by Eventpix


About The Australian Event Awards: The Australian Event Awards provide the best events in Australia and Australians doing exceptional work in the global events industry with a unique opportunity to compete directly to be acknowledged as the best in the national industry and take home a prestigious Australian Event Award.

The program is guided by ongoing industry consultation and continues to answer the need for cohesiveness across the entire Australian industry, developing and reinforcing industry identity and assisting Australian operators in cross-development of opportunities between events and event disciplines.

About ‘IMAGINE’: IMAGINE is Dubai Festival City’s record-breaking new attraction, which offers unique sensory experience, harnesses the power of light, water, and fire, combined with giant aqua screens, fountains and surround sound to connect with audiences and produce a show never seen before.



Boasting the largest water screen projection and largest permanent projection mapping in the world – both breaking Guinness World Records, ‘IMAGINE’ features the latest entertainment technology in water, pyrotechnics, lasers, lights and dramatic effects. Photo by Laservision



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