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FIFA WORLD CUP QATAR 2022 INFOTAINMENT PROGRAM

FIFA WORLD CUP QATAR 2022™ INFOTAINMENT PROGRAM

The FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ Infotainment Program are a multiple of events with a new focus on football information, education, and entertainment.

Any info content, entertainment seen in the pitch or the stadium screens & heard through the stadium PA system, is part of the Infotainment Program.

Showcased for the first time on Stadium screens, the technology of automated offside alert, offering a support tool for the video match officials and the on-field officials. The new technology uses 12 dedicated tracking cameras mounted underneath the roof of the stadium to track the ball and up to 29 data points of each individual player, 50 times per second, calculating their exact position on the pitch.

CLAYPAKY FIXTURES LIGHT INAUGURAL EVENT AT LUSAIL STADIUM FOR FIFA WORLD CUP QATAR 2022

CLAYPAKY FIXTURES LIGHT INAUGURAL EVENT AT LUSAIL STADIUM FOR FIFA WORLD CUP QATAR 2022

Lighting Designer Matthew Tunchon and Qatar Vision Production Company (QVISION) utilized a substantial Claypaky rig for the first test event for FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 inside the newly built Lusail Stadium in Doha. The event marked the official unveiling of the World Cup uniform for staff and volunteers and was designed to fill out the stadium despite limited attendance. The rig featured 50 Claypaky Scenius Unicos, 40 A.leda B-EYE K20s, 25 Sharpys, and 30 Hepikos. The Hepikos beam-wash lights were highlighted for their brightness, colors, and speed, particularly in beam mode. The Scenius Unico spots provided key light to the stage, and Sharpy Plus fixtures created a ring around the upper stadium. The Claypaky fixtures demonstrated consistent performance and reliability in extreme weather conditions. QVISION supplied and installed the lighting equipment, including all lighting, rigging, and AV control equipment, as well as technical crew and operation staff.

grandMA3 IS BEAUTIFUL FOR WORLD CUP

grandMA3 IS BEAUTIFUL FOR WORLD CUP

For the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar, Qvision, a leading Qatar technical production company, chose grandMA3 control systems for lighting and SFX across all eight stadiums. Sharif Hashisho, CEO of Qvision, highlighted the installation of 16 grandMA3 consoles, two in each stadium, offering flexibility and redundancy. The consoles controlled stadium ‘legacy’ LED lights and moving lights for infotainment segments, including pre-match shows with synchronized effects, flames, and pyros. Qvision invested in new grandMA3 consoles and expanded its inventory due to the system’s reliability and user-friendly interface. The lighting rigs featured Clay Paky equipment and DALI for seamless control. The grandMA3 systems facilitated offline programming, quick synchronization, and precise timing for infotainment segments, earning praise as an industry standard. Qvision’s team of 72 crew members, including lighting operators, technicians, and project managers, successfully delivered captivating infotainment experiences throughout the World Cup, showcasing Qvision’s commitment to cutting-edge technology and event excellence.

SHARIF HASHISHO HEADS-UP QATARS OLDEST AND LARGEST EVENTS COMPANY

SHARIF HASHISHO HEADS-UP QATAR’S OLDEST AND LARGEST EVENTS COMPANY, WITH A SUPPLEMENTARY NETWORK OF BUSINESSES THAT CATERS TO THE WORLD’S BIGGEST CLIENTS

QVision Productions, founded in 1992, has evolved into Qatar’s leading events company, boasting a diverse portfolio in event organization, multimedia, and production. Under the leadership of CEO Sharif Hashisho, the company, part of Sharif Omar Hashisho Holding, encompasses subsidiaries such as Audio Visual Technology, Gravity Media Qatar, Elegant Events, and Brand Expression. QVision’s impressive growth, catalyzed by key projects like the 15th Asian Games in 2006, has positioned it as a one-stop-shop for comprehensive event solutions, from branding to production. Hashisho shares the company’s journey, emphasizing its $50-60 million worth and over 600 employees. The firm’s strategic approach involves inhouse control, ensuring seamless operations and successful project delivery. Hashisho also outlines plans for expansion into Saudi Arabia, building on Qatar’s hosting experience and international collaboration. Despite the challenge of international competition, QVision remains committed to excellence, evidenced by its strong track record and plans for the future.

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QATAR VISION CHOOSES CLAYPAKY LIGHTING FIXTURES FOR ROSTER OF HIGH-PROFILE, WORLD-CLASS EVENTS

QATAR VISION CHOOSES CLAYPAKY LIGHTING FIXTURES FOR ROSTER OF HIGH-PROFILE, WORLD-CLASS EVENTS

Qatar Vision, a leading event management company in Qatar, consistently chooses Claypaky lighting fixtures for its high-profile projects. Qatar Vision, known for delivering top-notch events, relies on Claypaky fixtures to provide innovative, unique, and versatile performances. Notable projects include the 25th anniversary celebration of Qatar Airways, IATA’s 78th Annual General Meeting, the Inauguration Ceremony for Al Maha Island, MSC Cruises Naming Ceremony for MSC World Europa, and the Inauguration Ceremony for the Al Kharsaah Solar Power Plant. These events showcase Qatar Vision’s creative and technical prowess, with Claypaky fixtures playing a crucial role in delivering stunning and memorable experiences.

QATAR VISION PRODUCTION COMPANY QVISION SHATTERS RECORDS WITH 60 AWARDS AT EVENTEX AWARDS 2023

QATAR VISION PRODUCTION COMPANY “QVISION” SHATTERS RECORDS WITH 60 AWARDS AT EVENTEX AWARDS 2023

QVISION, the renowned Qatar Vision Production Company, has achieved a groundbreaking milestone by securing an impressive total of 60 awards at the esteemed 13th Eventex Awards. This remarkable feat not only establishes a new record for the accolade but also reaffirms QVISION’s leadership in the global events and experiential marketing domain. Among the accolades, they garnered 10 Gold, 16 Silver, and 34 Bronze awards across diverse categories such as Celebration Events, Live Shows, Corporate Events, Concerts, Sporting Events, and more. Notably, their outstanding production of the Qatar Airways 25th anniversary event received 4 Gold Awards. In a competition featuring 761 submissions from 49 countries, QVISION’s success highlights their unparalleled creativity, expertise, and dedication to delivering exceptional events and experiences. This recognition further solidifies QVISION’s position as an industry trailblazer, consistently setting new standards for innovation and excellence.

QVISION PRODUCTIONS MARKS QATAR AIRWAYS AND FORMULA 1S NEW PARTNERSHIP WITH A SPECIAL EVENT

QVISION PRODUCTIONS MARKS QATAR AIRWAYS’ AND FORMULA 1’S NEW PARTNERSHIP WITH A SPECIAL EVENT FOR MORE THAN 50,000 FANS AT DOHA’S LUSAIL BOULEVARD

Following the success of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, Qatar Airways solidifies its position in the global sporting arena by becoming the Global Partner and Official Airline of Formula 1 until the end of the 2027 season. To mark this significant partnership, Qatar Airways hosted a thrilling event at Doha’s Lusail Boulevard, featuring F1, rally, drift cars, a MotoGP bike, and a live performance by Akon. QVision Productions, led by CEO Sharif Hashisho, undertook the task of delivering an impressive and original event. The festivities, split into four main segments across a 1.5km footprint, included a welcome reception, a Formula 1 partnership launch with a spectacular multimedia show, and various motorsport displays.

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QVISION SHINES AT MIDDLE EAST EVENTS AWARDS AND EVENTEX AWARDS 2023.

QVISION SHINES AT MIDDLE EAST EVENTS AWARDS AND EVENTEX AWARDS 2023

Qvision Productions has showcased its exceptional prowess in event management by clinching an outstanding tally of awards at both the esteemed Middle East Event Show and the prestigious Eventex Awards 2023. The accolades are a testament to their remarkable achievements, comprising an impressive count of 10 Gold, 16 Silver, and 34 Bronze awards. One of the standout accomplishments that contributed to this success was their flawless execution of the Qatar Airways 25th Anniversary event. This recognition not only solidifies Qvision’s position as a leader in the event management industry but also underscores their commitment to delivering unparalleled and memorable experiences for their clients.

QVISION PRODUCES THE SPECTACULAR AFC ASIAN CUP QATAR 2023 DRAW EVENT

QVISION PRODUCES THE SPECTACULAR AFC ASIAN CUP QATAR 2023 DRAW EVENT

QVision Productions took center stage at the AFC Asian Cup Qatar 2023 Final Draw held at Doha’s Katara Opera House. As the Creative Concept Designer and Executive Producer, Sharif Hashisho detailed the comprehensive services provided by QVision, including 3D design simulation, stage construction, technical equipment provision, broadcast studios, and more. The event, symbolizing men’s football at its pinnacle, featured a falcon-inspired stage design enhanced by 3D projection mapping and laser animations. The unveiling of the official AFC Asian Cup Qatar 2023 logo, influenced by a falcon and Asian lotus flower, added to the spectacle. The stage boasted a large LED video wall, extensive lighting, and audio deployment, creating an immersive experience. The meticulous planning and teamwork of 350 dedicated personnel ensured the event’s seamless execution and positive international reception, setting the stage for a successful tournament.

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QATAR AIRWAYS’ PARTNER EVENT MANAGEMENT COMPANY, QVISION, WINS 16 AWARDS FOR IMPACTFUL QATAR AIRWAYS EVENTS

QATAR AIRWAYS’ PARTNER EVENT MANAGEMENT COMPANY, QVISION, WINS 16 AWARDS FOR IMPACTFUL QATAR AIRWAYS EVENTS

Qatar Airways’ partner event management company, QVISION, achieved an impressive feat by securing 60 accolades at the 13th Eventex Awards. Among these, 16 awards were specifically attributed to the national carrier for the State of Qatar. Notably, QVISION received re cognition for its exceptional production of key events, including the Qatar Airways 25th Anniversary Celebration, IATA’s 78th Annual General Meeting Gala, and the Qatar Airways live Formula 1® & Motorsports Festival. The awards encompassed various categories, with QVISION receiving 5 Gol d, 2 Silver, and 9 Bronze Awards. Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, His Excellency Mr. Akbar Al Baker, praised QVISION’s outstanding performance, emphasizing their talent and dedication to delivering unforgettable experiences. The Qatar Airways 25th Anniversary Celebration also received acclaim at the Middle East Event Awards as the Best Corporate Event organized by Qatar Airways and QVISION, further solidifying their excellence and innovation in the event industry. QVISION’s CEO, Sharif Hashisho, expressed excitement for the recognition and reiterated their commitment to crafting exceptional events for Qatar Airways in the future.

QA’S PARTNER EVENT MANAGEMENT COMPANY QVISION WALKS AWAY WITH 16 TOP AWARDS

QA’S PARTNER EVENT MANAGEMENT COMPANY QVISION WALKS AWAY WITH 16 TOP AWARDS

QVISION, the event management company for Qatar Airways, received 60 accolades at the 13th Eventex Awards, with 16 specifically for the airline. Notable awards include Gold in categories like Best Celebration Event, Best Live Show, Best Mus ic Event, and Best Corporate Event for Qatar Airways’ 25th Anniversary Celebration at Khalifa International Stadium. QVISION also earne d recognition for the IATA’s 78th Annual General Meeting Gala Event and Qatar Airways’ live Formula 1 & Motorsports Festival. Q ata r Airways’ Group CEO, Akbar Al Baker, praised the exceptional performance, highlighting their commitment to delivering unforgettable experiences.

QVISION SECURES 16 AWARDS IN RECOGNITION OF THEIR SIGNIFICANT CONTRIBUTIONS TO QATAR AIRWAYS EVENTS

QVISION SECURES 16 AWARDS IN RECOGNITION OF THEIR SIGNIFICANT CONTRIBUTIONS TO QATAR AIRWAYS EVENTS

QVISION, Qatar Airways’ event management partner, has secured an impressive 60 awards at the 13th Eventex Awards, with 16 specifically recognizing their outstanding contributions to Qatar Airways. The accolades, including five Gold, two Silver, an d n ine Bronze Awards, highlight QVISION’s excellence in event production. Notable events earning recognition include Qatar Airways’ 25th anniversary celebration, IATA’s 78th Annual General Meeting gala, and the live Formula 1 & Motorsports Festival. Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, H E Akbar Al Baker, praised QVISION’s commitment to delivering unforgettable experiences, whil e QVISION’s CEO, Sharif Hashisho, expressed gratitude and vowed to continue crafting exceptional events for Qatar Airways. Qata r Airways emerged as the leading brand at the 13th Eventex Awards.

QVISION RANKED 2ND ON THE TOP 100 EVENT ORGANIZERS & AGENCIES FOR 2023

QVISION RANKED 2 ND ON THE TOP 100 EVENT ORGANIZERS & AGENCIES FOR 2023

The Eventex Index “Top 100 Event Organizers and Agencies” for 2023 represents consistent excellence in the events and experience marketing industry over the last 3 years. It underscores the remarkable and unwavering commitment of these organizations to elevating event standards, fostering innovation, and ultimately driving the entire industry to new heights.

Since 2009, The Global Eventex Awards have had thousands of entries from every corner of the globe, competing for the most esteemed accolade in the world of events and experiential marketing. Our last edition alone boasted a record 761 entries from 49 countries. The Eventex Index for 2023 highlights the top 100 event organizers and agencies who have consistently demonstrated excellence in the industry for the past 3 years, based on the number of Eventex awards won during that period.