SIMON JACK CUMMIN
Chief Technology Officer
After over 10 years working in the events, entertainment and technology industries, in areas from West End theatre production to event/venue managing and crewing a Floating Cinema, Simon has consulted, set up and managed a number of permanent and temporary venues around the UK and Asia, developing and designing bespoke systems to manage, enhance and maximise the overall experience.
Simon has worked with brands including Heston Blumenthal's Fat Duck, Boots, The Arts Theatre (West End), City Of London, The Crystal Maze Experience, Society Of London Theatre (Stage One), HSBC, DBS, JLL, CNN, Land Rover, Design Museum London, MasterCard and McCann Group, as well as various UK and Singapore venues and brands.
Simon's current main area of interest are creating interactive live environments, incorporating real life triggers, such as RFID, skeletal scanning and proximity detectors to trigger digital interfaces, such as AV, lighting and mechanical entertainment systems, as well as user management and contactless interaction solutions (contactless payment/sharing/access control).
In addition to the above, Simon has experience in company management, company accountancy, production management, technical management, lighting design, sound design, projection mapping and producing everything from Fringe to West End theatre and events for multinational brands.