National Society of Black Engineers


To capture the feel of Detroit and bring it indoors.


The result was hiring a photographer to shoot various local graffiti and projecting it on an LED wall.


How to engage the audience more with what was happening onstage.


We collaborated with the client to have a runway that would extend out into the audience. Those on stage used this to get close to the crowd and create an immersive experience.


Event Overview


#NSBE45 to Explore. Engineer. Elevate – to engage NSBE members and guests as well as the surrounding communities of Detroit. The convention activities were designed to enhance participants’ knowledge to enable them to master academia, lead the revolution, explore inner creativity and solve the challenges of the industry.

Event Title

National Society of Black Engineers Conference
March 27–30, 2019

Event Location

Cobo Center, Detroit, MI



Scope of Services

Scenic, Lighting, Audio Visual, Graphics, LED Wall

Event Technology Highlights

Scenic: Large stage with multiple levels AND runway. 2 LED Walls, one widescreen

Creative Services, Event Production Services