Scheduled to open in January 2019, Illuminate will serve as a dedicated venue for conferences and events that occupies the top two floors of the Science Museum in London. Illuminate will offer flexible contemporary spaces with state-of-the-art production.
The Science Museum says Illuminate is the only fully-dedicated events venue that can fit 400+ attendees in a London museum. The Science Museum in London, the UK, which will have the events area on its upper floors, showcases a collection of technology and exhibits that provide a record of medical, scientific, technological accomplishments from around the world.
WhiteLight Appointed Illuminate Production Partner
White Light was appointed as Illuminate’s Production Partner and therefore tasked with designing, integrating and operating a world-class technical installation involving lighting as well as audio and visual equipment for the various spaces.
Ben Lheureux, Head of Catering and Events at the Science Museum Group, stated, “We spent a great deal of time developing the identity of our new dedicated events space to ensure we created something that is not only synonymous with the Science Museum Group and our brand values, but that resonates with the forward-thinking events industry. It was therefore essential that we chose trusted partners to help enhance our clients’ experiences of Illuminate, WL gives us confidence they will provide the necessary expertise to deliver stand-out events in our new progressive space.”
WL’s Director Richard Wilson commented, “We are absolutely delighted to be involved in this exciting new chapter for the Science Museum. Working with Illuminate, clients will be able to draw on stunning spaces coupled with state-of-the-art technology; offering with an experience they wouldn’t receive elsewhere.”
Illuminate is another managed venue that WL has added to its increasing portfolio. The company also serves as the Production Service Partner at Central Hall Westminster as well as the in-house technical supplier at Claridge’s, The Connaught Hotel and The Mermaid London.