CONFERENCE GUEST SPEAKERS
Reind Brackman will be joining us at conference to deliver a keynote address at the opening session. Reind is a leading figure in automated flying systems for theatre, and Managing Director of Trekwerk BV – the innovative European manufacturer of products for flying systems in theatres.
Trekwerk has designed, built and installed over 100 theatres in the last 10 years, among which: the National Teatret Oslo, the Barbican Theatre London, the Stadsschouwburg Amsterdam and the Berliner Festspiele are notable examples.
A recipient of the Frits van de Haspel prize (a Dutch theatre innovation award) for his contribution to the Dutch theatre world at an innovative level, Reind regularly gives international lectures on theatre and technique, especially on mechanics & controls, and in addition to his keynote address will be on the Stage Automation Panel for Session 5 on Wednesday 5 July .
“Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep” – Reind Brackman