Firm reiterates lead consultancy position for Museum and Science Centers at the Conference
Dubai-based MTE Studios had a strong representation with high profile speakers at the NAMES 2nd General Assembly Meeting (NAMES 2010) organized by The Scientific Center of Kuwait (TSCK).
Ludo Verheyen, CEO of MTE Studios and Professor Mike Bruton addressed museum & science center professionals from around the world at the conference where the consultancy firm had a team at the exhibition stand. The theme of the conference “Science for Improved Knowledge and Prosperity” brought together international speakers and exhibitors from around the world to discuss progressive innovations that lead to the creation of new industries.
MTE Studios, creators of ‘1000 Years of Knowledge Rediscovered’ permanent exhibition on display within the Ibn Battuta Mall in Dubai also played a major role in the design, manufacture and installation of numerous interactive exhibits at the Topkapi Palace in Istanbul, Turkey and recently delivered a turnkey science museum for King Abdullah Universtiy of Science and Technology (KAUST) in Saudi Arabia.
The company is also known worldwide for their global travelling exhibition, ‘Sultans of Science’, which has been showcased at the MTN Science centre in Cape Town, South Africa; the Liberty Science Center in New Jersey, USA; Ontario Science Center in Canada and TELUS World Of Science in Edmonton, Canada.
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Ludo Verheyen, CEO, MTE Studios addresses the audience at the NAMES 2010 Conference
MTE Studios team receive VIP guests at the MTE Studios stand together with the CEO Of the Scientific Centre of Kuwait, Mijbil Almutawa at the NAMES 2010 cnference
About ‘Sultans of Science’:
‘Sultans of Science’ is a global travelling exhibition celebrating the contribution of Muslim Scholars in Science and Technology during the Golden Age of the Islamic World and the influence their inventions and contributions has towards modern society. Focused on increasing knowledge and understanding of these invaluable contributions, ‘Sultans of Science’ has been created as a global traveling exhibition in order to enable its message to be far reaching through science centers and museums around the world.
The content features interactive displays with information on inventions, innovations and discoveries covering a broad spectrum of science topics such as astronomy, mathematics, medicine, optics amongst others, which were ahead of its time.
About MTE Studios:
MTE Studios is a specialized consultancy firm focused on themed architecture and interactive learning experiences. The firm designs, prototypes and manufactures inspiring interactive exhibits for science centers, museums, shopping malls and corporate environments.
MTE Studios translates unique residential, commercial, educational and leisure projects into stimulating lifescapes. Its scope of services ranges from creating a storyline, concept and detail design, documentation, project management and art direction during construction. MTE’s portfolio of completed projects includes museums, shopping malls, theme parks, FEC’s and residential developments.
With offices in Dubai, UAE and Cape Town, South Africa, MTE Studios has an interdisciplinary team of over 50 specialists, including architects, art directors, artists, engineers and interactive designers from over 12 countries. Visit www.mtestudios.com for more information.