Press release

Christie to sponsor FUZEnation, a showcase of the best in tech thought-leadership and music

Event to take place in Waterloo Region, “Silicon Valley North”

KITCHENER, Ontario – (September 21, 2016) – Christie®, a leader in creating and delivering the world's best visual and audio experiences, is proudly sponsoring FUZEnation, a technology and music summit taking place between September 27-30 in Waterloo, Ontario.

FUZEnation will host keynote speakers including Steve Wozniak (co-founder, Apple Inc.), Biz Stone (co-founder, Twitter; co-founder and CEO, Jelly) and Alexis Ohanian (co-founder, Reddit) with musical acts including Kygo, Keys N Krates, Kaneholler and Adventure Club, over four days. This unique blend of technology and music will connect entrepreneurs, executives, students and game changers – both locally and from around the world.

The stage, to be used for FUZEnation’s Speaker Series, will be outfitted with four Christie 3DLP® projectors, including two Christie Boxer 4K30 models and two Christie Roadster HD20K-J models, all offering the highest brightness and HD resolution, which make them ideal for large venues. Both the stage and Tech Town e-Lounge will feature Christie Vive Audio featuring ribbon driver technology and line array loudspeaker design for the best, most immersive sound.

“We are incredibly proud to welcome Christie as one of our key sponsors. Christie epitomizes what FUZEnation and the Waterloo region is all about – leading edge innovation matched by an extraordinary entrepreneurial spirit,” says Shevaun Voisin, Co-founder, FUZEnation.

“We are proud to be supporting FUZEnation with Christie visual and audio technology,” says Kathryn Cress, vice president, Global & Corporate Marketing, Christie. “This event promises to bring out the best and brightest in music and technology, and showcase the innovation and talent within the Kitchener-Waterloo region.”

About Christie

Christie Digital Systems USA, Inc. is a global visual and audio technologies company and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ushio, Inc., Japan, (JP:6925). Consistently setting the standards by being the first to market some of the world’s most advanced projectors and complete system displays, Christie is recognized as one of the most innovative visual technology companies in the world. From retail displays to Hollywood, mission critical command centers to classrooms and training simulators, Christie display solutions and projectors capture the attention of audiences around the world with dynamic and stunning images. Visit www.christiedigital.com.

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