The Great Integration Gala is the largest festivity for people with disabilities in Poland. Organised on the occasion of the World Day of People with Disabilities, it summarises the annual integration activities for them.
This year, the Great Integration Gala took place in Warsaw’s Ursynów Arena, on November 16th and brought together about 3,000 people with disabilities and their friends.
The Gala was hosted by Beata Wachowiak-Zwara, the President of Gdynia’s plenipotentiary for people with disabilities, and Tomasz Wolny, journalist and Ewa Pawłowska, President of Integration.
During the gala, the 25 years of activity of Integration and its founder, late Piotr Pawłowski, were summarized and new ventures were presented, such as Ideathon, LAB Integration or the Integration Marina.
Three “Friend of Integration” medals were presented. The winners were: State Fund for Rehabilitation of the Disabled; the City of Warsaw and the City of Gdańsk.
A guest of the event was also a designer Paweł Majerczyk, who, in cooperation with designer Kalina Walentowicz, started a project of creating clothes for both disabled and non-disabled people.
DJ Bartek “MesBrutah” Dzienkiewicz took care of the musical setting.
The gala was honoured by performances of De Mono and Maleo Reggae Rockers with the leader Dariusz Malejonek as well as actress of Warsaw’s Teatr Rampa, Dorota Osińska and Julita Bartosiak.
Brill AV Media was responsible for the technical setting of the event: sound system, lighting and multimedia
16th November 2019
Ursynów Arena / Warsaw
System Line Array D&B series Q
DigiDesign Venue Profile Console
Allen & Health dLive S5000 Digital mixing Console
Yamaha QL5 Digital mixing Console
Wireless microphones Shure QLXD
GrandMA2 full-size Lightning Console
MA Lighting 8 port node
30 x Chauvet Maverick MK2 Wash
35 x Robe ROBIN Pointe
12 x Robe BMFL Blade
2 x BMFL Spot + Robe RoboSpot (follow spot)
20 x Robe ROBIN 600+ LED Wash
10 x Showtec Sunstrip Active MKII
2 x MDG Atme
Roland V-800HD multiformat Video Switcher
BARCO S3-4K Gen2 Tri-Combo Video Processor
Tuchler 40m x 5m Projection Screen
2 x Stumpfl 6,3m x 3,6m Screen
4 x Panasonic PT-DZ21KU Projector
3 x Chip DLP Projector
2 x Panasonic PT-RZ120 Projector
Chip DLP Laser Projector
Project Manager: Daniel Paszkowski
Sound: Tomasz Lukas, Marek Sieńkowski
Lighting: Marcin Gościniak, Maciej Walewski
Multimedia: Krzysztof Wronka
Stage: Tomek Grądzki