Speakers’ Bio

Mr Gert Sanner

Regional application and education manager for Asia Pacific

d&b audiotechnik Asia Pacific Pte.Ltd


– Array Processing and its Practical Use.

– The Tender Process


Gert have worked in the live sound industries since 1987 and held various roles from FOH engineer to System tech. I have also worked on West End Theatre shows and large corporate Events. Since 2014 I work for d&b as a Application Support and Education Manager for APAC. Gert located to Singapore in January 2016 to provide better local support and to get our local facility started. Gert is 50 Years old.

Mr Daniel Choo

Managing Director

SAE Institute Bangkok, Thailand


– Learning how to learn. A Sound Enginner’s Story

– How to be prepare for the Future of AV Tech. Demystified A Sound Engineer Career?

– How to be prepare for the Future of AV Tech. Demystified A Sound Engineer Career?


Daniel’s role as General Manager of SAE Institute Thailand, I manage the College operation, academic assurance, strategic planning and business partnership. Working under the validation from the Ministry of Education, Thailand and Middlesex University, UK.

They have co-operative MOU with other Institutions with Hatyai Technical College (which oversee 9 polytechnics in Southern provinces of Thailand) and King Mongkul’s Institute of Technology Ladkrabang’s Engineering Faculty. This partnerships allow students to acquire dual degree status more effectively.

Mr Michael Chan

Lighting Designer

Lighting Insomnia, Singapore


– Lighting Design for Large Scale Events


Michael Chan is a lighting designer who is also well accomplished in lighting programming. He is currently based in Singapore and is effectively bilingual in English and Mandarin.

In the last 15 years, Michael has worked on a myriad of events – from live performances in an 80,000 seater stadium, outdoor and indoor shows to theatre showcases and installations in an intimate setting. To him, any event big or small is an opportunity to push boundaries and create moving experiences through his craft.

Michael strongly believes that the beauty of lighting can be manifested through a creative partnership that is both genuine and dynamic – to achieve the artistic vision of a production.

Michael received his education from the Technical Theatre Arts Programme in LaSalle, College of the Arts Singapore.

Mr David Croxton

Sales Director North America & Asia

KV2 Audio International spol s.r.o.


– Improving Profits with Point Source Systems


David Croxton, Director of Sales KV2 Audio, Asia and North America.
David has had over thirty years experience in the professional audio industry. Coming from a
Sound Engineering background he moved into system design and then sales and distribution.
He works with KV2 Audio assisting with product development while overseeing the global
distribution of their products.

Mr Tom Back


Alcons  Audio


– Introduction To Pro Ribbon Technology


Founder and “Jack-of-all-trades” at Alcons Audio.