FREDERICKSBURG, VIRGINIA, MARCH 13TH 2015 - Harkness Screens the world's leading screen technology company and thought-leaders in on-screen brightness will runs its second Harkness Academy at Cinemacon 2015 in Las Vegas.
After its first Academy held in 2014 which had an attendance of over 100 people, this year's free one-day event outside of the main body of Cinemacon programming will again be hosted by Harkness' Technical Specialists. The Academy will highlight some of the major issues relating to presentation faced by exhibitors and showcase forward thinking solutions to these.
"We've had enormous success last year with our inaugural event and bringing the Academy back to Cinemacon was a simple decision to make. We see this forum along with our web seminars and regular presentations at trade shows and conventions as a vital part of our commitment to helping the cinema industry improve presentation quality. With the Academy we have the ability to reach out to new contacts from across the cinema world and share our expertise and ideas," says Richard Mitchell, Head of Global Marketing at Harkness Screens.
The Harkness Academy will consist of 4 stand-alone seminars run on Tuesday 21st April in the Turin Room, (3rd Floor Promenade Level) at Caesars Palace with each seminar lasting for approximately 45 minutes.
All sessions will be free of charge to Cinemacon attendees however with the Academy sessions likely to prove popular, places should be reserved online by visiting the Harkness website
About Harkness Screens
Harkness ScreensTM is the world's leading screen technology company, specialising in the design and manufacture of projection screens and supporting technologies.
From single-screen independent theatres to large multiplexes to large format immersive theatre experiences or live events, Harkness supplies thousands of screens every year for cinema, film production, special effects, live events and custom AV applications.
With truly global reach, Harkness is regarded as the world leader in cinema and today has screens in more cinemas worldwide than any other manufacturer. With its industry leading 2D and 3D screen brands (Perlux and Spectral) along with its innovative range of tools and iOS/Android apps, Harkness continues to lead the way in screen technology for cinema.
Founded in 1929, Harkness has manufacturing facilities in the USA, UK, France, India and China. Harkness Screens combines unrivalled experience with the latest technology and production methods to provide innovative solutions to the company's key markets worldwide. For more information, visit the Harkness Screens web page at www.harkness-screens.com.