Hereby we share with you the Speedy Tuesday Event recordings that we took on January eighth in Biel, Switzerland. Likewise, you will discover a portion of the authority photographs that were taken during the day by Omega’s photographic artist. Our own photographs can be found in our past “How to wear it!” report here .
Speedy Tuesday Event Videos
Today, we share with your three Speedy Tuesday Event recordings that Bert Buijsrogge shot during the day. The first underneath gives an overall impression of the day in Biel. With around 45 visitors, 6 of the Fratelli (Bert, Gerard, Balazs, Michael, Sky and RJ) and obviously the Omega staff, we had a day where we not just commended the Speedmaster on a Speedy Tuesday, we additionally had the pleasure to be the first to see the new type 321 development in the substance. Today is just (22/1) that the press will see the new development in the substance during Omega’s 125th-commemoration occasion in Biel (125 years of the brand name Omega, and in this way Omega development as the name was gotten from their significant caliber).
Omega’s Manufacture Visit and Forum
After the welcome talks (video beneath) and the lunch in the new Omega make building (opened in November 2017) in Biel, one gathering went to have a select visit to see the creation and get together floors. On these floors, you will likewise discover an office where the testing and certificate happens by METAS for the Master Chronometer watches. The Speedmaster Professional doesn’t (need) to be affirmed, obviously, as these are created and fabricated a similar way it was many years prior. So despite the fact that it isn’t hostile to attractive like the Master Chronometer models, or as water safe as the new models, it certainly has its charm to be created in the good old way.
The other gathering joined a little discussion facilitated by Omega’ Brand Heritage Manager, Petros Protopapas, not an obscure name in the mean time among authorities and fans. It is during this discussion where he additionally honored the late Chuck Maddox. The Speedy Tuesday Event recordings additionally incorporate his discussion, see below.
Below, the expressions of welcome by Omega’s VP Communication Jean-Pascal Perret, Omega’s Brand Heritage Manager Petros Protopapas and Fratello’s RJ. Omega’s CEO and VP Raynald Aeschlimann joined later in the early evening, as he was involved by different arrangements. He ensured he was as expected for the presentation of the new type 321 development obviously, which he did along with Omega’s Head of Product Development Gregory Kissling and again with Petros Protopapas. This part couldn’t be recorded (or shot), which we as a whole respected.
Brand Heritage Manager Petros Protopapas
A man we extraordinarily regard is Petros Protopapas. He began as a watch devotee and authority and went after the position of Museum Director/Brand Heritage Manager a couple of years prior at Omega. He has the fantasy work that a large number of us might want to have. In the Speedy Tuesday Event video beneath, he discusses the Speedmaster Alaska that was utilized by Cosmonauts, the NASA association and obviously the type 321 developments (and compares it to the Valjoux 72 development that was utilized in the two watches that bombed the NASA tests). Little did the visitors realize that about an hour later, they would be the first to see the new type 321 movement.
The Mandatory Group Photo
After the discussion and production visit, Raynald Aeschlimann joined the Speedy Tuesday party and did an expression of welcome to the visitors. He was additionally in for the required wristshot, of course.
After the gathering shot and wristshot we made a beeline for an extraordinary floor in the assembling that had been set-up to accommodate all the visitors for the presentation of the new type. As said, no photos or video permitted. Underneath, the compulsory Speedy Tuesday bunch shots.
A huge thank you to for facilitating this incredible Speedy Tuesday occasion and to supply us with the authority photographs of the day.