David Johnson

David Johnson

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LDI2018 celebrated its 30th anniversary with the best-attended October show in its history. Over 14,000 registered for the most immersive show in the live event production industry. While the core of the show remains entertainment lighting, LDI2018 showed attendance growth from key segments, including audio engineers, video and projection designers, and rigging/staging professionals.
UK & USA - The 11th Knight of Illumination Awards UK (KOI) lands at London's famous Eventim Apollo Hammersmith on Sunday, September 16. Hot on its heels comes the first ever KOI Awards USA, all set to be staged at The Foundry inside Las Vegas' SLS Hotel and Casino on Saturday October 20. Both events recognize great lighting and video design across Theatre, Concert Touring & Events, and Television (named 'Live Broadcast' in the USA).
It’s kind of ironic that we here at Live Design/LDI are in the communication business, but sometimes we’re not so good about telling you what we’ve been up to. And sometimes if you don’t tell people your story, other people try to tell your story for you.