Speakers’ Profiles

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Adrian Lee
Videolane, Singapore
Adrian Lee has been involved in the business of capturing events on video since 1998. However, he has been interested in
all things audio-visual since he first started out as an electronics technician dealing with hardware such as television and computer desktops. He branched into his current vocation of overseeing video productions.

Adrian is also an internet marketer, with his business website ranked in the first page of Google search result. His breakthrough in internet video was a YouTube clip that garnered over a million views. Adrian now combines his expertise in
professional Videography and knowledge in internet marketing to give organisations the cutting edge in creating a web video
presence.

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Andrew Coomby
Latter Rain Church, Malaysia
Andrew Coomby, originally from Australia, has resided in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia for the past 23 years. His love for the industry started when he was a child and was trained as a classical musician. He is a graduate of S.A.E. and over the last 20 years has moved from being a performer, to running live events, being an AV contractor, to being an AV consultant. His firm, Crave Designs, now specialises in Performance Facility Design where he uses his combined background and experiences to help clients design and build facilities that work.
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Dan Stark
Stark Raving Solutions, USA
Dan Stark is the President and Chief Engineer for Stark Raving Solutions. A certified broadcast network technologist and certified video engineer (CBNT & CEV), Dan has served as Editor and Chief Engineer for a large Midwest production facility for over 15 years. Dan has over 28 years of experience working with video, production and broadcast media; he uses that depth of experience to oversee every SRS project. Dan serves as the Broadcast Advisor for Technologies For Worship Magazine and frequently writes articles and trains church media directors and staff at regional, national and international conventions.
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EC Tan
Full Gospel Assembly, Malaysia
An Aircraft Engineer with a passion for sound and training. Eng Cheang Tan has been in the aviation industry for 28 years. He developed the skill and knowledge in the area of Sound Reinforcement System through experience and continuous learning.

He has been a member the FGA Productions (Audio/Video Ministry) of Full Gospel Assembly, Kuala Lumpur from 1986 to 2003 as a sound engineer. Was the Deputy Head of the Audio Section from 1990 to 2003 and appointed the Technical Advisor for the Audio/Video Ministry from 2008 to 2011. He is also a member of the Livewire Media Ministry Network since 2004, contributing in the area of Live Sound.

Apart from carrying out live sound mixing for Sunday Services as well as events inside and outside the church, he has been providing consultation, training, equipment selection, troubleshooting, testing and calibration of installations to churches and organizations. He also conducts workshops and operators training in Basic Audio Theory, Fundamentals of Sound Reinforcement System, Basic Maintenance, Operational Procedures and Mixing Techniques.
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Fabiano Besio
Luci della Ribalta, Italy
Besio has 18 years of experience in professional lighting. His extensive knowledge about lighting has made him a much sought-after speaker and he also conducts trainings to lighting professionals.
As a Co-Founder of LDR, he designs all LDR products, and plays a major role in the sales and marketing efforts. He also establishes and maintains strong business relationships with LDR’s various distributors worldwide.
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Jess Stark
Stark Raving Solutions, USA
Jessica Stark has over 20 years of experience as a technical project manager. She’s implemented multi-million dollar information technology (IT) projects into customer care, sales, billing, logistics and product development. As SRS business/operations manager, Jessica combines this experience with a broad understanding of technology and media to help clients reach wise decisions
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Melvin Chen
City Harvest Church, Singapore
An experienced professional in television production, Melvin Chen has amassed experience across both creative and technical fields. He has played a various roles in secular productions and church events throughout Asia Pacific and the United States over the past 12 years.

He has also been pivotal in transforming his church ministry’s technical capabilities. Most recently, he has helped to transit City Harvest Church’s TV operations to high-definition within tight schedules. Through the use of technology and training, the ministry operates on a lean and efficient volunteer team.

He is currently a Managing Partner of Difusion Private Limited, a media production and technical solutions company, and an active volunteer in City Harvest Church’s TV ministry. In addition, he is also a freelance trainer for a leading broadcast manufacturer and has been a member in WDA’s Creative Industries’ WSQ workgroup since 2010.
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Owen Leung
Shure Asia, Singapore
Owen has acquired BSECE from California Polytechnic University, Pomona and acquired MSEIE from City University of Hong Kong. He has been working for Shure Asia for almost 4 years and has been a Service Support Engineer. Currently, he provides technical support for customer and conducts seminars.
Pham Quang Chi
Datavideo Technologies Pte Ltd, Singapore

Pham Quang Chi is a sales engineer at Datavideo Technologies (Singapore) Pte Ltd, where he has been since June 2009. He started out as a CIM Engineer at Globalfoundries Singapore Pte Ltd following his education at Nanyang Technological University major in Electrical & Electronic Engineering.

With frequent hands-on experience of worship events, Quang Chi works closely with churches’ media crew and technical staffs to design simple and cost-effective turnkey solutions for video system in various churches.
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Robert Soo
Cogent Acoustics, Singapore
Robert Soo has been in the music and audio industry since the mid '80s, where his work involved studio recording, music arrangement, stage performances and eventually in live sound engineering and system design. In recognition of his contributions, he was elected in 2000 to be Chairman and Advisor of the Audio Engineering Society in Singapore for a few good years. Also recognized as a proficient worship leader and musician, he served during the ‘90s as both the Technical Director and Asst Worship Director of a 10,000 member church for over 7 years. After his tenure, he was subsequently invited by a US MNC to join their Research & Development group in developing their professional microphones and audio devices. Throughout his entire career, he has conducted numerous seminars and workshops and was engaged as a Consultant/Trainer to many churches and Christian organizations. In his continuing quest to help develop the technical standards of churches in this region, he founded TTS-Network, an internet forum for church AV technicians. Robert is now the founder of Cogent Acoustics, a consultancy firm that provides AV & Acoustics System Design and Training Services.
Stephen Ellison
SeaChanger, USA
Stephen Ellison has been fascinated by lighting since Junior High School, and received a BFA in Lighting Design and Technical Direction from North Carolina School of the Arts in 1979. He is currently teaching Technical Theatre at East Chapel Hill High School, and consulting on Lighting System Designs. He can also be found teaching at trade shows for Technology for Worship Magazine.
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Steven Yeoh
Hope Church, Singapore
Steven Yeoh is the Senior Technical Executive of Hope Church Singapore. He has over 12 years of experience serving as a full time staff of a growing and vibrant church in Singapore. He helped design the broadcast system installation in their new auditorium "The Axis" and manages the large pool of volunteers who operate them.
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Yusof Ahmad

Uniaudio Asia Pte Ltd

A graduate in Electronics Engineering, Audio Engineering, Economics & Building Studies, Yusof Ahmad had a span of career that covers the various disciplines. Being a musician back in the 80‘s immersed him in the sound and entertainment industry. Not long after that, curiosity over what happen to the sound source after it leaves the musical instruments, led to his studies in the various disciplines.

That was when he worked as an electronics engineer in the day and a pub soundman at night. After that as a recording engineer. Thereafter he went into audio project management. Here’s where multi-disciplinary capabilities are tested. Among others, Yusof had managed the following projects:
• Esplanade Theatres on the Bay
• Changi Airport Terminal 1
• Singapore Discovery Centre


In the early 2000 to 2011, he was involved in the sound design for some of the most prestigious performing arts centre, houses of worships, auditoriums and International Concerts’s sound reinforcement system. This was also the period he represented products such as the L-Acoustics, d&b audiotechnik and the Harman Group.

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Daniel Loh
The Star, PAC, Singapore

Daniel graduated from one of the top five live performance technical courses in the US - Full Sail

As a trainer, Daniel has taught live sound reinforcement techniques to Churches since 2001. He has taught classes ranging 10 - 200 participants covering various audio engineering topics such as basic audio theory, Microphones and Live Sound Mixing. Since 2005 Daniel has taught students in NUS on how to plan and run an event. He has also taught on how to use the technical tools available to benefit their events.

Daniel is currently the Technical Director of The Star Performing Arts Centre - A new PAC with multiple venues, the main venue being a 5,000 state of the art auditorium. The venue will be operating last quarter of this year. He has been involved in this project since Oct 2010.

Daniel worships at Bethesda Church Bukit Arang and serves both as a worship leader and a sound ministry adviser at his local church.

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Synergy AVL, Singapore

Started career as a recording studio  technician after  graduated  from SAE Institute 2004. Passion and Interest had driven him to explore further knowledges  in  Installed Sound , Stage lighting and AV system. Through out the years by listening and exchanging  experiences  with manufacturers, industry veterans, consultants and operators,  Chip had work on various design and install project for auditorium, churches and commercial venues.  Since 2010, he had been involved in  projects across Singapore, Malaysia and Brunei as a project sales manager of Synergy AVL.

Lim Kheong Sen
Acoustickeys Associates, Singapore

Kheong is principal consultant at Acoustickeys Associates, a consulting firm specialising in acoustics, noise control and technical systems design for churches and performing arts centres.

Starting in 1992, Kheong has been providing consulting services to churches, helping them to achieve acoustic and technical excellence through systems that help enhance the worship experience.

Some recent projects include Hope Church's The Axis Auditorium, Toa Payoh Methodist Church's new sanctuary, Metro Tabernacle's new building complex in Kuala Lumpur.
INDUSTRY EXPERTS FORUM: PANELISTS
  • Shamsudin lsnin, DAS Studio, Singapore
  • Andrew Coomby; Latter Rain Church, Malaysia
  • Dan Stark; Stark Raving Solutions, USA
  • Hamdan Mohamed; AV Links Communications, Singapore
  • Melvin Chen; City Harvest Church, Singapore
  • Mohd. Fadzil; Bosch, Singapore
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