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Production and Technology
ACC Liverpool has all you’ll ever need to put on a great event. The venue boasts an extensive resource of technical services and equipment to deliver a bespoke production package and add value to your event. Find out more by exploring our services below.
Since our inception in 2008, the Production team at ACC Liverpool has grown into a large full time team of 19, gaining national recognition as a leading UK in-house AV team.
From arranging a live video stream, the hiring of a microphone, or tendering and delivering a full scale multi-faceted production, our expert and friendly team will ensure you are supported throughout. We will deliver exactly what you need, when you need it, to your agreed budget.
Together our Production Managers have in excess of 96 years of industry experience, combined with qualifications varying from NEBOSH (Health and Safety) to CTS-G (International AV certification) giving you peace of mind that you’re in experienced and safe hands.
Please do get in touch today with one of our friendly team to assist with any technical element of your event, including more information about our inclusive A/V packages.
Lighting Design, PowerPoint, Graphics / Animations
As well as the physical stage elements of your production, our experienced in house team includes a graphics design department.
These skilled individuals deliver full high definition concept visuals, pre event WYSIWYG lighting plots as well as designing and delivering content in PowerPoint, Keynote and Prezi for our clients speakers. You can find out more here.
Streaming, Recording and Video Conferencing
An integral part to any conference or event, our team provides an array of video products using the latest HD broadcast equipment. This ranges from a camera man filming for main conference screen, to a video stream live to our clients website, or to a more complicated multi camera mix for an awards ceremony. As well as editing services for more polished post conference content, we also deliver presentation material combined with video feeds, ensuring delegates are exposed to the valuable session content that our clients conference creates.
In addition ACC Liverpool features state-of-the-art video conference equipment in our main auditorium and breakout rooms. This offers standard or high definition feeds of presenters and speakers to appear remotely, should time or budget restraints prohibit a personal appearance.
Speaker Preview and Interactive Voting
ACC Liverpool features state-of-the-art video conference equipment in our main auditorium and breakout rooms. We're able to offer extremely high speeds through our network and can stream high definition video ir standard def from the auditorium to anywhere in the world, allowing presenters to appear remotely should time or budget constraints prohibit a personal appearance.
ACC Liverpool has a robust and dedicated 500MG bandwidth providing the backbone for free Wi-Fi across the venue. This infrastructure also enables us to deliver additional services which require good, solid wi-fi. Our bespoke speaker preview is one of these; ensuring delegates presentations and video files are delivered seamlessly from the slide check room to the session room they will deliver their presentation, regardless of where in the venue. Our venue wide Wi-Fi also means we can offer delegates the ability to ask speakers questions and vote in sessions using their own mobile phone or device. This Interactive Voting tool can bring a new dimension to your conference at a fraction of the cost of traditional pad based technologies.
Rigging, Exhibition AV and Live Feed Ordering
A key area in our industry is exhibition and production rigging, to which we have a host of rigging hoists and equipment, installed through our rigging contractor UK Rigging. Some important information for exhibitors can be found here, and for production companies here. Our 2015 rigging price list will provide you with the costs for labour, equipment and sign off. Beyond rigging we have invested heavily in a host of exhibition A/V equipment for hire, ranging from a simple laptop, LED / plasma screens through to live feed ordering and touch screen E.Poster display technology.
Ceiling Drapes, Dinner Packages and Offsite Support
Our support to you doesn’t stop at the conference or exhibition. We in the ACC Liverpool production team have invested in a range of draping and lighting solutions, to ensure your dinner or social activity is given the same due care and attention as the more traditional event elements.
Whether it’s making use of our marquee inspired two tone Hall 2 ceiling drapes, or requiring a PA and lighting solution for a dinner in one of the many Liverpool venues, the A/V team here will ensure your needs are met, either on or offsite.
Let our customers do the talking….
Please see below for a number of case studies from our clients.
1000 capacity dinner
High profile keynote speakers from across all political parties and health care organisations came together this year to speak at the NHS’s flagship event.
D.End Plenary Set up
A bright, innovative and colourful stage set was delivered in the arena, along side a host of traditional and new technological services, such as interactive voting over delegates own devices.
Some feedback from the organiser Kathryn Clark
“The production team at ACC Liverpool is a one stop shop - having multiple break out rooms, a huge plenary in the arena and a dinner at St George’s Hall means that one point of contact is incredibly valuable”
1000 capacity dinner
Liverpool’s finest and greatest from the sporting and celebrity world graced the BT convention centre for one night in 2013, for Steven Gerrard’s testimonial dinner.
Pre Event Visuals
Our in-house design team created stunning life like visuals which allowed the client to see a complete design to delivery solution.
Event Organiser Sportcel James Corcoran
“Our thanks go to the ACC Liverpool production team for their design, and technical talents leading up to and during the gala dinner”
Keynote speakers such as Wikipedia’s Jimmy Wales, Wayne Hemmingway and Ultimo’s Michelle Mone made for an A list line up.
A word from our client - Bernice Law
"We knew we were in safe hands and really enjoyed working with everyone in the production team, on what were two hugely successful Accelerate events”
A frantic overnight build was required to build the production for dinner, to which we received a live link to the prime minister.
Year on year support
The production team at ACC Liverpool have supported NCRI production since 2010, increasing year on year the level of support to full production.
Our 12m screen was fed with two 14,000 lumen Christie projectors, which then supported a range of HD sources which we streamed live as well as putting to screen.
A word from the organiser Sharon Vanloo
“The service provided by the ACC Liverpool AV’s department was second to none…. Always extremely high level, which is often lacking at venues providing in-house AV.”