In the light and music of Hao Miao, we offer guests a feast from the distant starry sky. At the event, the stars were glittering. Omega celebrity ambassador George Clooney and Buzz Aldrin attended the Omega ‘Roaming Space’ commemorative dinner to pay tribute to the extraordinary legend of the Omega Speedmaster series of exploring space.
The dinner was held at the Tate Modern in London and hosted by Professor Brian Cox. The sci-fi and creative on-site setting provided guests with a strong sensory experience. In the center of the venue, 60 classic Speedmaster watches from the birth of Omega in 1957 to 2017 will be displayed, leading guests to review the 60-year legendary history of Speedmaster watches.
At the beginning of the dinner, Raynald Aeschlimann, President and CEO of Omega, first came to the stage to give a welcome speech, and introduced the most famous chronograph of Omega-Speedmaster watches to the guests:
‘The Speedmaster is a world-renowned classic chronograph. Its importance is self-evident to Omega. And for everyone who wears and trusts the Speedmaster, the Speedmaster is the same It is an indispensable existence. Today, 60 years later, we are still deeply attracted by the superior performance and extraordinary charm of Speedmaster watches. We can celebrate such a classic timepiece here and cooperate with many Speedmaster watches. Omega’s loyal fans share its legendary story, and Omega is deeply glorified. ‘
The legend of the Omega Speedmaster has a long and wonderful history. Speedmaster is the first watch in the world to move the tachymeter scale to the bezel. This forward-looking classic design has stood the test of time and has not only become an astronaut, an air force pilot, an explorer, or an athlete. And the actor’s choice of wrist, also gathered more and more Super Speed fans in the world. Among the many legendary history witnessed by Speedmaster watches, the feat of the moon most shocked the world. In 1969, the moment the Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin stepped on the surface of the moon, the Omega Speedmaster became the first watch to land on the moon.
Forty-eight years later, Buzz Aldrin wore a space suit and made a surprise appearance on the stage. The applause was thunderous. Later, Aldrin and his guests counted the precious memories of themselves and Speedmaster watches, and told the unforgettable moon landing experience.
‘The moment we landed on the moon, we were not afraid. We felt more proud and glorified of being able to land on the moon. We have the technology and knowledge to perform such a great mission. This is an astronaut and a lot of Everyone has meaning. ‘
Standing next to Aldrin is the famous movie star George Clooney. Not only is he a big fan of Speedmaster watches, but he also has an infinite love for space exploration. Clooney’s most precious childhood memories are related to the Apollo Project and the Omega Speedmaster.
‘The Speedmaster watch has witnessed my growth. Both my uncle and father own Speedmaster watches and it is an important part of the moon landing plan and an integral part of our lives. My father gave it to me when I graduated. I have a Speedmaster watch as a gift. The elegant design of this watch makes me appreciate it, and the history it carries makes me love it. ‘
When asked about his memory of the moon landing, Clooney expressed his admiration to Aldrin: ‘The move to the moon is very important to everyone in the world. Astronauts, what you do Everything is also vital. I am grateful for the courage, leadership and contribution you have shown in your mission. ‘