Press Release

Christie Showcases Advanced Display Technology At Cedia Expo 2008

QUEENSLAND, AUSTRALIA – (July 31, 2008) – Christie, a global leader in visual solutions for business, entertainment and industry, is proud to announce the company’s advanced display and visualization solutions will be showcased in a 3D auditorium at the Custom Electronic Design & Installation Association (CEDIA) Expo in Queensland, Australia.  The Expo will take place at the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre from July 31st to August 2nd, 2008. 

Working with Australian partner, VR Solutions Pty Ltd., Christie’s display technology will offer visitors to the 3D auditorium a glimpse into the future of electronic design and custom installations with the latest powerful display solutions.  Incorporated into the exhibit is the world’s most powerful video processor, the Vista Spyder and Christie’s full 1920 x 1080 HD resolution 3D active stereo projector, the Christie Mirage HD3. 

“Christie is pleased to work with VR Solutions to present our innovative display technology to the CEDIA Expo attendees. The expo is also a valuable platform for us to showcase our extensive range of visual solutions to the Australian audio-visual community,” comments Lin Yu, vice president, Christie Asia Pacific. “The Australian AV industry is sophisticated and has completed some of the world’s most creative and amazing visual designs. We’re pleased to work with our partner to offer tailored solutions that best meet their practical and creative needs.”

“Our distribution arrangement with Christie covering Australia and New Zealand provides VR Solutions the opportunity to enrich the AV landscape in Australia with exciting, high performance and hardworking display technology that is second to none. This partnership between our two companies now will allow for the full support of the Christie range of products within Australia,” adds Michael Bosworth, CEO, VR Solutions Pty Ltd.

For more information on CEDIA Expo 2008, please visit:   http://www.cedia.com.au/index.cfm/page/expo

About VR Solutions
VR Solutions is a Australian owned company established in 1999 to provide products and support services to the audio visual and electronic communication industries. For more information, visit www.vrs.com.au

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About Christie

Christie Digital Systems USA, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of USHIO, Inc., Japan, (JP:6925), is a leader in visual solutions for world-class organizations, offering diverse applications for business, entertainment, and industry. A leading innovator in film projection since 1929 and a pioneer in digital projection systems since 1979, Christie has an established global reputation as a total service provider and the world's single source manufacturer of a variety of display technologies and solutions.  With the acquisition of Vista Controls Systems, Corp., Christie offers the most complete and advanced solutions for cinema, live venues, control rooms, business presentations, training facilities, 3D and Virtual Reality, simulation and education as well as industrial and government environments.  For more information, visit www.christiedigital.com.