a journey through our history and current events
WHERE IT AL BEGAN...
The establishment of drive in discotheque show Fire, founded by Fons Thiesen. This is where the adventure began, and where he build his very first laser
THE DAYS OF RLSS
After 6 years we changed
the name into RLSS
( Record Light and Sound Systems.)
The primary focus was to advance as a professional laser -company in the industry.
THE BIRTH OF LASERFORUM
Due recent prosperities we changed the name into Laserforum.
Back then our team had the vision to create unqiue- and life changing experiences.
It was true wher RLSS was founded, and it’s just as true today.
THE FIRST "BIG" STEP
The year where we reaped rewards in many areas. We had the privilige to create a custom-made show for the Orchestra of Philips for their 65th anniversary. It was our first step towards a journey of a thousand mile.
THE EUROPEAN FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP
This year still gives us shivers down our spine. We made a custom made show for the conclusion of the European Football Championship in Amsterdam. Atleast 200.000 people attended this experience.
AN EXCLUSIVE EVENT
Honored and flattered”, a project back in the days when we presented our lasershow to the 42nd V.S. president: Bill Clinton at the Antwerp Diamond Congress. A huge milestone in the history of our company.
These years layed the bedrock for our upcoming success. We produced shows for the European Bodybuiling federation, OCÉ, Ford, microsoft, VGZ, Struyk Beton, FNV and many more.
AMONG THE BEST
After years of grinding we ultimately won an International Awards. Laserforum received the 2ND price in the Graphic Category at the European Festival of Showlaser in Port Grimaud (France).
HARD WORK & DEDICATION
Laserforum captured a momentum, when conditions appeared to be good, they turned out to be even better. In 2004, we aquired the 1ST prize in the Graphic Catergory at the European Lasershow Festival in Càp d’Agde (France).
A HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION
Installed a complete
state-of-the-art- laser system for the former biggest discotheque of the Benulux called the Zenith in Venray (NL).
A REVOLUTIONARY PRODUCT
In coorperation with the University of Liege and Laseranimation Sollinger we invented the world's smartest laser. It enables 3D stereographic laser-images with full HD 3D video. In short a breakthrough in the world of technology.
UNIQUE EVENT MAASTRO CLINIC
To mark the occasion of the opening of a new radiotherapy-clinic in Venlo, we had given the opportunity to organize an exclusive event for 250 medical-specialists. We coordinated the entire event from A-Z and we introduced their new building with an exlusive lasershow in combination with video.
MARKETINGSTUNT TEDx AMSTERDAM
In coorperation with Justen Beer we created an experimental act exclusively for TEDx in Amsterdam. In addition to the 600 invited guests at the Concertgebouw an average of 4.000.000 people saw the act on the livestream. The perfomers overwhelmed the audience with their flawless execution.
Start construction project
In coorperation with the Muncipality of Breda, Dura Vermeer and D.W. investments we launched the official kick-off of a giant construction project.The project consists of 230 accomodations spread over 3 blocks that are individually designed by professional architects.
CHANGE OF PLANS
The sons, Michael & Dennis Thiesen acquired the propietary rights of Laserforum from the founder and continued Laserforum in the form of a Limited Liability Partnership. The future looked bright and so did their ideas about their continuance.
NEW YEAR’S EVE RUIS
During New Year we provided 4 areas with beautiful laser light-effects for RUIS NYE. RUIS NYE is a new collective in Venlo with passion for electronic music. For the very first time they organised an event for 2300 music lovers in Theatre the Maaspoort '. In short a great conclusion of 2013 and a good start for 2014.
LASERFORUM GOES EUROPE
Acceleration 2014 is an international race- and music festival hosted by the one and only; David Hasselhoff! An unique event with horsepower, 80's and 90's celebrities and the world best DJ's! We had to honour to provide spectacular lasershows at all the events for the European Tour! A special thanks to Jan-Vis Artiesten & Entertainment for the complete organization!
THE STORY OF INFRAX
With a customized lasershow we told the lifestory of the former CEO by visualizing the story in animations. The show was supported by a specially arranged piece of music that we have written and composed. During the story, also used a voice-ove. Finally, a spectacular laser show was given with five laser installations. The applause from the 1,400 guests at the end gave us goosebumps.
OPENING OF THE WIJNEGEM SHOPPING CENTER
The largest shopping center in Belgium, Wijnegem Shopping Center, received a "facelift" last year. During the grand opening celebration on the 5th of September, where 7.000 attendees could enjoy free food & beverages, DJ Regi Penxten took care of the music and we presented a spectacular laser show.
A HEROIC STORY
The start of the adventure with YAKANUKO, an inspiring story, told by Curt Fortin, about good evil, courage, friendship and what it means to fight for your dreams. As a theatre visitor you will experience a courageous adventure with music, choreography, visual effects and a spectacular laser show. To be continued..
70 YEARS OF LIBERTY
On May 5, 2015 we celebrated the 70 years since the liberation of The Netherlands! As a unique tribute to this event Laserforum presented a 20-minute show in Oosterbeek. Our storyline gave goosebumps to rougly 10.000 visitors.
During the Magical Winter Weeks, Toverland was transformed into a beautiful winter landscape with decorated squares and thousands of lights. To fortify the story around this experience we directed a Christmas show that was rated with an 8.9 among the visitors!
OPENING PAINTING WITH LIGHT
Painting with Light commissioned us to create a beautiful show for their valued guests at the opening event of their new headquarters in the C-Mine ‘Paardenstallen’, The audience was in the hub of attention and was really dragged into the show. To close the show we revealed their brand-new logo.
As young entrepreneurs, we believe in the power of collaboration, we unite us with professional companies with which we share expertise and knowledge in order to we develop new concepts.Therefore we recently joined forces with Studio Blue Lion and BRAGGERS. View their website for more information.
Within the scope of co-creation, we recently produced a trailer for Surfwheel Nederland. They offer a new futurustic gadget, known as the Surfwheel. In combination with laser and the cutting-edge gadgets we succeeded in the fullfillment of their product launch.
THE STORY CONTINUES...
On the 8th of September, we presented the theatre-performance; YAKANUKO to 150 theatre directors and producers. It was a short but powerful demonstration, the reactions of the guests were overwhelming. The first performances are scheduled on the 24th of October 2015, in the Royal Theatre in the Hague, followed by a nationwide theater tour in 2016-2017.
a journey through our
history and current events
In collaboration with Kasteeltuinen Arcen , Dynamic Light and Sound and the foundation ‘Het Limburgs Landschap, we’re giving color and spectacle to Enchanted Gardens 2015. From 17 October to 1 November, we perform daily lasershows at the ' Casa Verde‘. The reflection of the water and the projections on the hydroshield deliver beautiful snaps and bring the necessary curious visitors to pass.
25 YEARS OF PLATO
Getting your feet wet can sometimes be difficult, but not if it's up to PLATO from Flanders. PLATO is a unique platform and a learning network of entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs. Yesterday they celebrated their 25th anniversary in Brussels and as a special tribute to this event we created a story that told their history and illustrated their bright future.!
FIGHT FOR YOUR DREAMS!
Today we have proven that we can actually achieve our dreams. What started as an idea some time ago, has now grown into a wonderful story, a true sensation and pleasing to the eye! YAKANUKO you were great, so did our visitors! See you in the theatres in 2016-2017, to be continued ...
WE HAVE LIFT OFF!
As managing directors of Laserforum LLP© we are very proud to announce our newly redesigned website that conveys the deeper values at the heart of our work. It has a clean design, an enhanced navigation experience and it tells our story in an interactive way. As your creative partner we invite you to start exploring!
25 YEARS OF PLATO
Getting your feet wet can sometimes be difficult, but not if it's up to PLATO from Flanders. PLATO is a unique platform and a learning network of entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs. Yesterday they celebrated their 25th anniversary in Brussels and as a special tribute to this event we created a story that told their history and illustrated their bright future.
HEINEN & HOPMAN 50 YEARS
We have produced and presented a tailor-made show for the 50th year anniversary of Heinen & Hopman, in commission of MarQuis-Events. In an ineractive joint effort with presenter Walter Vermeer and the 700 invited guests, both parties worked together towards the curtain-raiser of the evening. It was a wonderful show that accounted for the evolvement of a succesful evening.
In collaboration with Kasteeltuinen Arcen , Dynamic Light and Sound and the foundation ‘Het Limburgs Landschap, we’re giving color and spectacle to Enchanted Gardens 2015. From 17 October to 1 November, we perform daily lasershows at the ' Casa Verde‘. The reflection of the water and the projections on the hydroshield deliver beautiful snaps.
CREATING THE FUTURE TODAY
Futuristic is the word that summarizes this event. The Ice Palace in The Hague was transformed into a majestic world last Saterday. The 1200 attendees coming from 32 different nationalities participated in this event.Obviously laser could not be lacked in this cosmos so we took care of the opening with a virtuos lasershow. In short, a nice project commissioned by MarQuis Events.
CREATING THE FUTURE TODAY
Futuristic is the word that summarizes this event. The Ice Palace in The Hague was transformed into a majestic world last Saterday. The 1200 attendees coming from 32 different nationalities participated in this event.Obviously laser could not be lacked in this cosmos so we took care of the opening with a virtuos lasershow. For a moment the Staff of the European Patent Office traveled to another era. In short, a nice project commissioned by MarQuis Events.
The start of the new year we started with a wonderful show for Viecuri Hospital in Venlo.We presented an interactive story for 1800 employees where humans and (preferably) brand constantly were in contact with each other. A story which consisted of a content section and a crazy show element.
Laserforum presents with proud a new cooperation with the Nightclub BK1. CLUB BK1 is established in Kaldenkirchen. We provide unique laser shows for the nightclub. On 27 February the grand opening is presented, many exclusieve DJs were present.
MAGIC WORLD OF LIGHTS
Laserforum should officialy inform you that we are going to corporate with Magic World of Lights in Roermond. At the end of the tour Laserforum presents a spectacular laser show. This show will be run 2920 times this coming year.
WEBSITE CLUB BK1
Watch now our whole new website of Nightclub BK1. CLUB BK1 is a new nightclub in Kaldenkirchen. Every once a month opens its doors for students and locals from arround the region. They want to give you a fascinating experience that captivates in great diversity of DJ's, exquisite bottle service, amusing
Laserforum has designed a whole new website for the company 2 Blocks. The new website has a simple design, an improved navigation and a comprehensive online catalog. 2 Blocks is specialised in corporate clothing, promotional gifts and promotional items.
EXTREMA OUTDOOR 2016
Last Saterday Laserforum presented the final show In cooperation with Stage Light, Sense Effects and Impulse Specials for Extrema Outdoor 2016. The 14-minute laser show was completely custom made and directed to the music of the Danish Technogod; Kölsch!
An interplay of light effects, fireworks, fountains and lasers made an applause of tens of thousands visitors! In short, a class final show with a lot of positive comments! XO 2016 Thanks!
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