Prolight + Sound FORUM 2019 Schedule

11:00-11:50 – D.A.S. Audio New Action 500 Series

Ignacio Chulia1

Presentation of new acoustic systems. Evolution of one of the best-selling series from D.A.S. Audio.

Ignacio Chuliá, Eastern Europe and Africa Sales Manager in D.A.S. Audio 


12:00-12:50 – D.A.S. Audio around the world

Joel Damiano1

Experience Sound With Soul - DAS Audio corporate philosophy with customers and audio professionals.

Joel Damiano, D.A.S. Audio Systems Engineer 


13:00-13:45 - Epson professional projection equipment for stage


You will learn how to use projection equipment on the modern stage and how to create a bright show using projectors.

Nicholay Ahmedjanov, Manager of  Epson projection equipment. Currently he develops the projection  equipment in Epson, including projectors for business and education, home and installation projectors and accessories in Russia and the CIS countries.

14:00-14:50 – Visualization of entertainment events

Игорь Голоурный3

Top new visualization technology by BARCO and NEC brands - unique equipment capabilities and usage scenarios in theaters, museums and large-scale shows.

Igor Golourny, Head of Pro AV at CTC CAPITAL. His working experience include an engineering in audiovisual and IT equipment for movie houses and for engineering research centres. 

15:00-15:50 – How to make the show?

Борис Волков1

Don`t miss the seminar presented by a lighting designer with more than 30 years of experience. He will discover to you a secret on how to make an awesome lighting show using modern equipment.

Boris Volkov, a Member of the Russian Union of Theatre Workers, a Member of  the Russian Association of lighting artists, lighting designer of Robe Lighting

16:00-16:50 – New arrivals by Company NA


Presentation of Company NA`s new equipment. Ethernet-DMX converters of a new generation. Combination of consoles of different brands at one stage. Artistic solutions with the help of the Company NA light equipment. The brightness of the light flux.

Dmitry Trumpel, product manager in «Company NA»


17:00-17:50 – How to set a sound that will take your breath away


You will find out how to make a great sound for different events and on different venues. The seminar will be useful for concert sound engineers, distributors of sound equipment, DJs, event-managers.

Denis Zagumennov, a sound engineer, teacher, publicist, founder of sound engineering school 



18:00-18:50 – European Standards CEN/TC 433 – Entertainment Technology

Randell Greenlee

„Codes of Practice - Part 5: Lifting and Moving Operations in the Event Industry“ - This code of practice should provide a set of guidelines for lifting and motion operations related to machinery and machinery installations used in staging and production facilities for events. This document covers the use of machinery employed in the event industry including machinery defined in point j Article 1.2 of Machinery Directive (2006/42/EC): “machinery intended to move performers during artistic performances”. The standard should be under public review at the time of the conference.

Randell Greenlee, Head of Commerce & International Affairs in VPLT

Text Media

11:00 - 13:45 - Training: Sound technologies. The case of the Western-style musicals


You will learn more about the process of a musical production as a sound engineer. You will discover what equipment and devices are better to se, how to save a lot of time and avoid errors in programming the show.

Mikhail Sokolik, a theatre sound engineer and a sound designer. Head of Sound of the Stage Entertainment Russia company. He worked on the world-known musicals in Russia, Germany, London, New York.


14:00 - 16:45 - Interface PLS NAMM


New technical solutions, fascinating discussions, seminars for event managers and technical specialists. 

The Russian Rental Companies Association, Advancing the equipment and event rental community.

12.00 - 12.50 Novelties and tendencies of development of the Chinese professional lighting equipment


Master-class about the Chinese production in question and answer form.

Ilya Ribalka, the founder of the Anzhee brand. 

13.00 - 14.30 Usage of customisation templates on a sound console


You will learn how to control and to prepare your sound console for work using a minimum time under pressure of a live concert.

Dmitry Sukhin, a practicing sound engineer of popular russian bands, a chief sound engineer of many major festivals and large-scale shows.

15.00 - 16.30 Freedom of the sound system's measurements


Measurement is a crucial part of an audio engineer's job at rents, venues, or installs. You will become acquainted with an opensource, cross-platform application Open Sound Meter.  Also, we'll discuss particular topics of the averaging and noise filtering.

Pavel Smokotnin, developer of the Open Sound Meter, audio engineer.