Absolute Return for Kids Gala Dinner – Kensington Gardens London
Ark is an international charity, transforming lives through education. We exist to give every young person, regardless of their background, a great education and real choices in life. In the UK, we run 35 schools, educating over 20,000 pupils in areas where they can make the biggest difference.
The gala dinner marked the 10th anniversary of “Ark Absolute Return for Kids”, which was set up by financier Arpad Busson and sponsors academy schools in the UK and programmes for disadvantaged children around the world.
Simpli-Fi provided high capacity WiFi for the silent auction, over 500 tablet devices were connected providing a silent bidding solution for the 1000 VIP attendees. A separate live streaming network was provided for the event to be broadcast to multiple countries. A staggering £17.5 Million was raised in one evening with the use of the silent auction technology.