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IGI Supports The MAIN Event 2017


IGI supports MAIN Event 2017 in Detroit. For five years running, IGI has provided a 23' 4K PowerWall for the event held at The Max M Fisher Music Center. The location is known as Orchestra Hall where the Detroit Symphony Orchestra performs, and is located at 3711 Woodward Avenue in Detroit.

The 2017 MAIN Event is the 7th annual international annual celebration of automotive design and industry excellence, traditionally held on the Sunday before the Auto Show in Detroit. The event kicks off the festivities of the North American International Auto Show held in Detroit, Michigan. The evening is spent honoring the achievements of many in automotive design from designers through executives.

Detroit Fox 2's very own prime time anchor Huel Perkins was the MC for the event.

Honorees for Executive/Designer Awards & Presentations this year include:

  • 2017 Industry Innovator of the Year:Tisha Johnson, Senior Director of Design at Volvo Car Group
  • 2017 Digital Concept and Animation Excellence Awards: BMW Vision Next 100, Farady Future LeEco, and Mercedes Vision Van

Huel Perkins delivers a shout out to IGI in his opening remarks (video below): "Special thanks to IGI for their support of this event for 5 years running and for providing the 4K PowerWall for our presentation. IGI designs, fabricates, installs and supports state-of-the-art advanced visualization solutions for automotive design and engineering environments. See their immersive visualization demo in the Atrium after the presentation."

IGI Shout Out