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November 18-24, 2019
Exhibits: November 22-24, 2019
Las Vegas Convention Center • Las Vegas, NV

Sessions-at-a-Glance

Monday, November 18
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM

  • Room:   N208
  • Session Number:  L24
  • Monday, November 18, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Monday & Tuesday, November 18 &19 $575 ($675 after 9/12) Includes lunch 3.5 ETCP Renewal Credits  Class limit: 12  Dataton Academy is a comprehensive two-day class that covers the latest Watchout developments and tools for creating spectacular multi-display shows. Dataton Academy is appropriate for beginners, as well as experienced users interested in enhancing their...
Speakers
Daniel Cariño


Speaker

Ian D. Johnson

Lead Trainer/Product Specialist
Show Sage LLC
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N263
  • Session Number:  L23
  • Monday, November 18, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Monday & Tuesday, November 18 & 19 $575 ($675 after 9/12) Includes lunch  Class limit: 12 Includes a Designer USB key with two-month license (or a Designer three-month license if you already own a USB key). Attendees should come with Designer pre-installed on their laptop. To run the latest version of the disguise Designer...
Speakers
Vickie Claiborne

Sr. Support and Training Specialist
disguise
Speaker

Troy Fujimura

Product Specialist
disguise
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N264
  • Session Number:  L26
  • Monday, November 18, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Monday & Tuesday, November 18 & 19 $575 ($675 after 9/12) Includes lunch Class limit 16: two per workstation HippoSchool is designed specifically to show you how to operate, configure and get the most from your Hippotizer Media Server. Green Hippo’s Hippotizer™ training sessions have been running for over 8 years. HippoSchool has also toured...
Speaker
Rachael Cady

Certified Hippotizer Trainer
Green Hippo
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N212
  • Session Number:  L28
  • Monday, November 18, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Monday, November 18 $445 ($545 after 9/12) Includes lunch 3.5 ETCP Renewal Credits Class limit: 8 (2 per console)  MA Lighting provides the hottest lighting control gear in the world today, specified on productions at the highest levels across a broad spectrum of the industry. In 2018, MA announced its new grandMA3 platform to...
Speakers
René Berhorst

Product Management
MA Lighting
Speaker

Tony Cammarata

Product Education Manager
ACT Lighting
Speaker

Aria Grosvenor

Software Support
ACT LIghting
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N223
  • Session Number:  L25
  • Monday, November 18, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Monday & Tuesday, November 18 & 19 $575 ($675 after 9/12) Includes lunch Class limit: 12 (two per workstation. No laptop required) This two-day class will introduce the Pandoras Box Manager software as well as Widget Designer. Students learn the core functions of creating a canvas out of multiple displays, sequencing content, and...
Speakers
Eric Ludacer

Senior Solutions Architect
Christie Digital
Speaker

Dan Ribaudo

Application Specialist
Christie Digital Systems
Speaker

Justyn Roy

Field Application Specialist
Christie Digital
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N229
  • Session Number:  L22
  • Monday, November 18, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Monday & Tuesday, November 18 & 19 $575 ($675 after 9/12) Includes lunch Class limit: 12 Laptop required with Windows 10 operating system with a decent GPU, will provide installer on site. Prerequisite: knowledge of real time content development and basic concepts of control protocols. Have you ever wanted to enter a world filled with...
Speakers
LP Bell

Project Manager
RealMotion
Speaker

Geoffrey Platt

Media Server Specialist
RealMotion
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N252
  • Session Number:  L12
  • Monday, November 18, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Monday & Tuesday, November 18 & 19, 9:30am-5:30pm $575 ($675 after 9/12) includes lunch Class Limit: 24  Join digital designer extraordinaire Matthew Ragan for a whirlwind tour of developing custom playback and generative systems. Over the course of two full days participants will learn the fundamental principles and organizational flow of working in...
Speaker
Matthew Ragan

Director of Software - Content Creation
Madison Square Garden Company
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N219
  • Session Number:  L01
  • Monday, November 18, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Wednesday, November 19; 9:30am-5:30pm 3.5 ETCP Renewal credits $445 ($545 after 9/12), includes lunch Class limit: 24 one person per computer (no laptops allowed) Prerequisites: You must know the basics of how to use a computer or have experience with another CAD system This intensive, one-day hands-on seminar provides a solid introduction to using...
Speaker
Frank Brault

Creator of Vectorworks Spotlight
Vectorworks Inc
Speaker

Session details


Tuesday, November 19
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM

  • Room:   N253
  • Session Number:  L15
  • Tuesday, November 19, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Tuesday & Wednesday, November 19 & 20,  9:30am-5:30pm $695 ($795 after 9/12) Includes lunch Class limit: 8 Join the BlackTrax team at LDI and explore the benefits of real-time tracking in various applications. This two-day course will provide a fundamental understanding and knowledge of the BlackTrax system. You will be provided with an...
Speakers
Evan Brown

Product Specialist
BlackTrax
Speaker

Nicholas Lau

Trainer and Product Specialist
CAST
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N221
  • Session Number:  L42
  • Tuesday, November 19, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Tuesday & Wednesday, November 19 & 20, 9:30am-5:30pm $675 ($775 after 9/12), Includes lunch Class limit: 30 12 ETCP Renewal Credits  This course is designed for entertainment professionals responsible for ensuring the show goes on, every time. We will delve deep into electrical theory and expose you to CM Entertainment’s tried-and-true troubleshooting techniques for...
Speaker
David Carmack

Entertainment Products Trainer
Columbus McKinnon Entertainment
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N208
  • Session Number:  L24
  • Tuesday, November 19, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Monday & Tuesday, November 18 &19 $575 ($675 after 9/12) Includes lunch 3.5 ETCP Renewal Credits  Class limit: 12  Dataton Academy is a comprehensive two-day class that covers the latest Watchout developments and tools for creating spectacular multi-display shows. Dataton Academy is appropriate for beginners, as well as experienced users interested in enhancing their...
Speakers
Daniel Cariño


Speaker

Ian D. Johnson

Lead Trainer/Product Specialist
Show Sage LLC
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N263
  • Session Number:  L23
  • Tuesday, November 19, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Monday & Tuesday, November 18 & 19 $575 ($675 after 9/12) Includes lunch  Class limit: 12 Includes a Designer USB key with two-month license (or a Designer three-month license if you already own a USB key). Attendees should come with Designer pre-installed on their laptop. To run the latest version of the disguise Designer...
Speakers
Vickie Claiborne

Sr. Support and Training Specialist
disguise
Speaker

Troy Fujimura

Product Specialist
disguise
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N257
  • Session Number:  L44
  • Tuesday, November 19, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Tuesday & Wednesday, November 19 & 20, 9:30am-5:30pm $695 ($795 after 9/12) Includes lunch Class limit: 40 14 ETCP Renewal Credits   Note to attendees: Please bring harnesses and lanyards if you have them This class looks at fall arrest from the OSHA perspective to see where the rules we follow come from. We will look...
Speaker
Eric Rouse

Director of Product Development
Chicago Flyhouse
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N204
  • Session Number:  L26
  • Tuesday, November 19, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Monday & Tuesday, November 18 & 19 $575 ($675 after 9/12) Includes lunch Class limit 16: two per workstation HippoSchool is designed specifically to show you how to operate, configure and get the most from your Hippotizer Media Server. Green Hippo’s Hippotizer™ training sessions have been running for over 8 years. HippoSchool has also toured...
Speaker
Rachael Cady

Certified Hippotizer Trainer
Green Hippo
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N225
  • Session Number:  L35
  • Tuesday, November 19, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Tuesday & Wednesday, November 19 & 20 $695 ($795 after 9/12), lunch included 7 ETCP renewal credits  Class limit: 8 (One person per console) Prerequisites: Attendee should have prior experience with automated luminaries and a general familiarity with lighting consoles. In addition, they should have working knowledge of DMX 512 communication protocol, fixture addressing...
Speaker
Maegan Wilson


Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N212
  • Session Number:  L29
  • Tuesday, November 19, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Tuesday, November 19 $445 ($545 after 9/12) Includes lunch 3.5 ETCP Renewal Credits Class limit: 8 (2 per console)    MA Lighting provides the hottest lighting control gear in the world today, specified on productions at the highest levels across a broad spectrum of the industry. In 2018, MA announced its new grandMA3 platform to...
Speakers
René Berhorst

Product Management
MA Lighting
Speaker

Tony Cammarata

Product Education Manager
ACT Lighting
Speaker

Aria Grosvenor

Software Support
ACT LIghting
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N210
  • Session Number:  L36
  • Tuesday, November 19, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Tuesday, November 19, 9:30am-5:30pm $445 ($545 after 9/12), Includes lunch Class limit: 10 (Two per console) Prerequisites for attending: Basic knowledge of DMX and pertaining terminology. Attendees with knowledge of showflow and programming experience with automated lighting and controllers recommended, but not required.  Students should have working knowledge of DMX-512 and Art-Net protocols. This...

Session details

  • Room:   N223
  • Session Number:  L25
  • Tuesday, November 19, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Monday & Tuesday, November 18 & 19 $575 ($675 after 9/12) Includes lunch Class limit: 12 (two per workstation. No laptop required) This two-day class will introduce the Pandoras Box Manager software as well as Widget Designer. Students learn the core functions of creating a canvas out of multiple displays, sequencing content, and...
Speakers
Eric Ludacer

Senior Solutions Architect
Christie Digital
Speaker

Dan Ribaudo

Application Specialist
Christie Digital Systems
Speaker

Justyn Roy

Field Application Specialist
Christie Digital
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N254
  • Session Number:  L55
  • Tuesday, November 19, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
$695 ($795 after 9/12), Includes lunch Basic computer skills required A solid two-day training workshop that provides tools and techniques that are applicable to manage any size project. The training will provide an opportunity to learn and workshop several proven templates that will improve your ability to track and manage any size...
Speaker
Rohan Garricks

Director
DGB Live
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N229
  • Session Number:  L22
  • Tuesday, November 19, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Monday & Tuesday, November 18 & 19 $575 ($675 after 9/12) Includes lunch Class limit: 12 Laptop required with Windows 10 operating system with a decent GPU, will provide installer on site. Prerequisite: knowledge of real time content development and basic concepts of control protocols. Have you ever wanted to enter a world filled with...
Speakers
LP Bell

Project Manager
RealMotion
Speaker

Geoffrey Platt

Media Server Specialist
RealMotion
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N252
  • Session Number:  L12
  • Tuesday, November 19, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Monday & Tuesday, November 18 & 19, 9:30am-5:30pm $575 ($675 after 9/12) includes lunch Class Limit: 24  Join digital designer extraordinaire Matthew Ragan for a whirlwind tour of developing custom playback and generative systems. Over the course of two full days participants will learn the fundamental principles and organizational flow of working in...
Speaker
Matthew Ragan

Director of Software - Content Creation
Madison Square Garden Company
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N219
  • Session Number:  L02
  • Tuesday, November 19, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Wednesday, November 19; 9:30am-5:30pm 3.5 ETCP Renewal credits $445 ($545 after 9/12), includes lunch Class limit: 24 one person per computer (no laptops allowed) Prerequisites: You must know the basics of how to use a computer or have taken the Vectorworks beginner course on Monday or Tuesday. This intensive, one-day hands-on seminar provides a solid introduction to...
Speaker
Frank Brault

Creator of Vectorworks Spotlight
Vectorworks Inc
Speaker

Session details


Tuesday, November 19
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM

  • Room:   Off Site Session
  • Session Number:  L60
  • Tuesday, November 19, 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Tuesday & Wednesday, November 19 & 20, 10am-10pm both days Lunches, dinners, and bus transportation included: $1,795 ($1,895 after 9/12) Includes an LDInnovation Conference badge Backstage Las Vegas kicks off LDI2019 with an exciting two days of backstage tours and performances on Tuesday & Wednesday, November 19 & 20, including backstage theatre tours, insider...

Session details


Tuesday, November 19
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

  • Room:   N227
  • Session Number:  L47
  • Tuesday, November 19, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Tuesday, November 19, 2pm-6 pm $495  2 ETCP renewal credits This course provides basic lightshow safety training for those working around lasers or who are operating lasers for lightshows and displays. Provides an ILDA Laser Operator certificate of attendance. 
Speaker
Greg Makhov

Chair for The Laser Safety Committee
International Laser Display Association (ILDA)
Speaker

Session details


Wednesday, November 20
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM

  • Room:   N206
  • Session Number:  L53
  • Wednesday, November 20, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Wednesday, November 20, 9:30am-5:30pm $445 ($545 after 9/12), Includes lunch Class limit: 25 This training aims to provide the basis for understanding network infrastructure and an overview of the notions necessary for handling the most common AV network protocols. This training also demonstrates the configuration of Luminex networking and lighting products. Session highlights: • Network...
Speaker
Benjamin Wahiche

Application Engineer
Luminex Network Intelligence
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N252
  • Session Number:  L45
  • Wednesday, November 20, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Wednesday, November 20, 9:30am-5:30pm $445 ($545 after 9/12), Includes lunch Class limit: 25 3.5 ETCP Renewal Credits Join the power experts from Lex Products for an understanding (or to refresh your knowledge) of basic electricity and AC power generation through more complex Delta and Wye systems, to an overview of power distribution units and...
Speakers
Bob Luther

CEO
Lex Products Corp
Speaker

Leonard Miller

VP Sales
Lex Products
Speaker

Patrick O'Keefe

Market Manager, Entertainment
Lex Products
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N253
  • Session Number:  L15
  • Wednesday, November 20, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Tuesday & Wednesday, November 19 & 20, 9:30am-5:30pm $695 ($795 after 9/12) Includes lunch Class limit: 8   Join the BlackTrax team at LDI and explore the benefits of real-time tracking in various applications. This two-day course will provide a fundamental understanding and knowledge of the BlackTrax system. You will be provided with an...
Speakers
Evan Brown

Product Specialist
BlackTrax
Speaker

Nicholas Lau

Trainer and Product Specialist
CAST
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N229
  • Session Number:  L27
  • Wednesday, November 20, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Wednesday & Thursday, November 20 & 21 $575 ($675 after 9/12) Includes lunch Class limit: 6 (one per workstation) The Christie Spyder course is designed to prepare someone with the ability to install, configure, program and operate a Christie Spyder X80 multiscreen windowing video processor in a fixed install or basic live event.   Session...
Speaker
Peter Keyser

Technical Trainer & Solutions Engineer
Christie Digital
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N221
  • Session Number:  L42
  • Wednesday, November 20, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Tuesday & Wednesday, November 19 & 20, 9:30am-5:30pm $675 ($775 after 9/12), Includes lunch Class limit: 30 12 ETCP Renewal Credits This course is designed for entertainment professionals responsible for ensuring the show goes on, every time. We will delve deep into electrical theory and expose you to CM Entertainment’s tried-and-true troubleshooting techniques for...
Speaker
David Carmack

Entertainment Products Trainer
Columbus McKinnon Entertainment
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N263
  • Session Number:  L43
  • Wednesday, November 20, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Wednesday & Thursday, November 20 & 21 $695 ($795 after 9/12), Includes lunch Class limit: 40 14 ETCP Renewal Credits  This two-day survey of rigging covers the essentials of entertainment rigging for theatres, concert halls, studios, churches, and schools. Topics include the forces that we deal with in the rigging world, and the gear...
Speaker
Ed Leahy

Head Trainer and Cruise Ship Division Manager
Chicago Flyhouse, Inc
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N223
  • Session Number:  L31
  • Wednesday, November 20, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Wednesday, November 20, 9:30am-5:30pm  $445 ($545 after 9/12), lunch included 6 ETCP Renewal Credits Class limit: 16 Are you ready to move beyond the basics with your Eos family console?  Build the skills you need to take your programming to the next level. This class will get you going with more details of programming...

Session details

  • Room:   N257
  • Session Number:  L44
  • Wednesday, November 20, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Tuesday & Wednesday, November 19 & 20, 9:30am-5:30pm $695 ($795 after 9/12) Includes lunch Class limit: 40   Note to attendees: Please bring harnesses and lanyards if you have them This class looks at fall arrest from the OSHA perspective to see where the rules we follow come from. We will look at the equipment...
Speaker
Eric Rouse

Director of Product Development
Chicago Flyhouse
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N225
  • Session Number:  L35
  • Wednesday, November 20, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Tuesday & Wednesday, November 19 & 20 $695 ($795 after 9/12), lunch included 7 ETCP renewal credits  Class limit: 8 (One person per console) Prerequisites: Attendee should have prior experience with automated luminaires and a general familiarity with lighting consoles. In addition, they should have working knowledge of DMX 512 communication protocol, fixture addressing...
Speaker
Maegan Wilson


Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N212
  • Session Number:  L30
  • Wednesday, November 20, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Wednesday, November 20 $445 ($545 after 9/12) Includes lunch 3.5 ETCP Renewal Credits Class limit: 8 (2 per console)    MA Lighting provides the hottest lighting control gear in the world today, specified on productions at the highest levels across a broad spectrum of the industry. In 2018, MA announced its new grandMA3 platform to...
Speakers
René Berhorst

Product Management
MA Lighting
Speaker

Tony Cammarata

Product Education Manager
ACT Lighting
Speaker

Aria Grosvenor

Software Support
ACT LIghting
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N227
  • Session Number:  L48
  • Wednesday, November 20, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Wednesday, November 20, 9am-6 pm $695  3.5 ETCP renewal credits Laser Safety Officer for U.S. Lightshows. This course covers laser shows only—no medical, industrial or other non-lightshow laser usage. While European and international regulations are discussed, the majority of the regulatory discussion is on U.S. laser and aviation issues. To take this class,...
Speaker
Greg Makhov

Chair for The Laser Safety Committee
International Laser Display Association (ILDA)
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   Off-site: MGM Grand, Las Vegas
  • Session Number:  L52
  • Wednesday, November 20, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
$445 ($545 after 9/12), Includes lunch OR LDIXTRA $895 ($995 after 9/12), Includes LiveX Symposium & LDInnovation Conference   XLIVE and LDI present the LiveX Symposium, a full-day event focused on immersive experiential design. From brand activations to cutting-edge entertainment, the experience is the thing, and the more immersive the better. Meet the players, from...
Speakers
Mark Billik

CEO
BeCore
Speaker

Bob Bonniol

Chief Creative Officer
Mode Studios
Speaker

Greg Christy

Co-Founder/ CEO
Brite Ideas
Speaker

Ashley Crowder

Founder & CEO
VNTANA
Speaker

Austin Johnston

Founder and CEO
AKJOHNSTON
Keynote

Jonathan Martin

Principal Designer
ShowTec
Speaker

Andrea Michaels

President
Extraordinary Events
Moderator

Nick Rivero

Co-Founder
Meptik
Speaker

Gary Standard

President & CEO
WorldStage
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N210
  • Session Number:  L37
  • Wednesday, November 20, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Wednesday & Thursday, November 20 & 21, 9:30am-5:30pm $695 ($795 after 9/12), Includes lunch Class limit: 8 (two per console) Prerequisites for attending: Completion of ONYX Basic (must provide proof of completion). Must have experience with programming and operation of automated lighting fixtures, controllers, and system networking. Working knowledge of media servers a...

Session details

  • Room:   N254
  • Session Number:  L55
  • Wednesday, November 20, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
$695 ($795 after 9/12), Includes lunch Basic computer skills required A solid two-day training workshop that provides tools and techniques that are applicable to manage any size project. The training will provide an opportunity to learn and workshop several proven templates that will improve your ability to track and manage any size...
Speaker
Rohan Garricks

Director
DGB Live
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N256
  • Session Number:  L54
  • Wednesday, November 20, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Wednesday-Thursday, November 20 & 21, 9:30am-5:30pm  $695 ($795 after 9/12), lunch included 7 ETCP renewal credits LDI’s Projection Mapping Summit takes visual design and technology to a new level. Learn the art of projection mapping and its applications in live performance, public art, corporate events, and architecture. Work in groups with some of...
Speakers
Norman Coates

Producer/Designer
LightProject LLC
Moderator

Daniel Fine

Assistant Professor
University of Iowa
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   PRG Off Site Session
  • Session Number:  L46
  • Wednesday, November 20, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Wednesday & Thursday, November 19 & 20, 9:30am-5:30pm $695 ($795 after 9/12), Includes lunch; off-site, includes bus transportation 14 ETCP Renewal Credits  Class Limit: 30 This is not an introductory entertainment rigging course. Prior rigging knowledge and experience are strongly recommended. This workshop will focus on principles and practices of rigging for circus, acrobatics, and...
Speakers
Jonathan Deull

Rigger, Trainer, and Certified Hoist Technician
ESTA Rigging Working Group
Speaker

Delbert Hall

Professor, Theater and Dance
East Tennessee University
Speaker

Jim Shumway

Senior Project Manager
Tait Towers
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N219
  • Session Number:  L03
  • Wednesday, November 20, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Wednesday, November 19; 9:30am-5:30pm 3.5 ETCP Renewal Credits No Logo $445 ($545 after 9/12), includes lunch Class limit: 24 /one person per computer (no laptops allowed) Prerequisites: You must know the basics of how to use a computer and you must know the basics of pencil drafting and have taken the Vectorworks beginner course...
Speaker
Frank Brault

Creator of Vectorworks Spotlight
Vectorworks Inc
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N208
  • Session Number:  L38
  • Wednesday, November 20, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Wednesday, November 20, 9:30am-5:30pm $445 ($545 after 9/12) Includes lunch Class limit: 10 (2 per station) Our basic training introduces Vista’s main features and advantages, from its intuitive graphical interface and generic fixture model, right down to its powerful timeline. This course aims to teach you everything you need to know to be...
Speaker
Jack Moorhouse

Vista Product Manager
A.C. Entertainment Technologies
Speaker

Session details


Wednesday, November 20
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM

  • Room:   Off Site Session
  • Session Number:  L60
  • Wednesday, November 20, 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Tuesday & Wednesday, November 19 & 20, 10am-10pm both days Lunches, dinners, and bus transportation included: $1,795 ($1,895 after 9/12) Includes an LDInnovation Conference badge Backstage Las Vegas kicks off LDI2019 with an exciting two days of backstage tours and performances on Tuesday & Wednesday, November 19 & 20, including backstage theatre tours, insider...

Session details


Thursday, November 21
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

  • Room:   N257
  • Session Number:  C20
  • Thursday, November 21, 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Tracks: 
DMX512 and RDM products are everywhere. But how well do your products behave? Are they appropriate for their chosen use? How do manufacturers prove to the market that they have robust implementations of DMX512 and the RDM protocol? How can you eliminate surprises when you switch on your rig, or...
Speakers
Milton Davis

Engineer
Doug Fleenor Design, Inc.
Speaker

Bob Goddard

DMX512 Consultant
Goddard Design Company
Speaker

Peter Willis

RDM Consultant
Howard Eaton Lighting Ltd
Moderator

Session details

  • Room:   N227
  • Session Number:  C01
  • Thursday, November 21, 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Tracks: 
Focus on methods of organizing information in the console: fixtures, groups, palettes, cues, and screen views. Learn the basics while picking up tricks from experts. Perfect for new programmers or to brush up your skills.
Speakers
Vickie Claiborne

Sr. Support and Training Specialist
disguise
Moderator(s)

Tiffany Keys

Lighting Director/Programmer
Key Lighting, Inc
Speaker

Marc Lorenz

Lighting Designer
CUE Design
Speaker

Brad Schiller

Business Development Manager
Martin by Hanman
Moderator(s)

Josh Selander

Assistant Professor
UNC School of the Arts
Speaker

Session details


Thursday, November 21
9:00 AM - 12:15 PM

  • Session Number:  C21
  • Thursday, November 21, 9:00 AM - 12:15 PM
  • Tracks: 
Thursday, November 21 Session 1: Understanding GDTF & MVR 9am-10:30am & 10:45am-12:15pm Fixture profile management has been a headache for programmers for years. Do profiles exist for these fixtures on that console? If so, are they actually correct? What about the drafting symbols, or the 3D visualization models? The new General Device Type...
Speakers
René Berhorst

Product Management
MA Lighting
Speaker

Brandon Eckstorm

Spotlight Product Planner
Vectorworks
Speaker

Session details


Thursday, November 21
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM

  • Room:   N252
  • Session Number:  L20
  • Thursday, November 21, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Friday, November 22, 9:30am-5:30pm $445 ($545 after 9/12) Includes lunch This eight-hour course will closely examine common practices utilized for the creation of 3D objects modeled for previsualization software.  Participants will gain fundamental knowledge surrounding the workflow associated between three specific pieces of software: Vectorworks, Blender, and disguise media server. This course...
Speaker
Matt Smith

Assistant Professor of Practice
University of Texas at Austin
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N229
  • Session Number:  L27
  • Thursday, November 21, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Wednesday & Thursday, November 20 & 21 $575 ($675 after 9/12) Includes lunch Class limit: 6 (one per workstation) The Christie Spyder course is designed to prepare someone with the ability to install, configure, program and operate a Christie Spyder X80 multiscreen windowing video processor in a fixed install or basic live event.   Session...
Speaker
Peter Keyser

Technical Trainer & Solutions Engineer
Christie Digital
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N204
  • Session Number:  L41
  • Thursday, November 21, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Thursday, November 21, 9:30am-5:30pm $445 ($545 after 9/12), Includes lunch Class limit: 24 (2 per workstation) Participants should bring their own laptop and be able to connect to an Ethernet network. You've either heard about CueServer or you've installed one already...  Now it's time to get some formal training.  CueServer Programming Fundamentals will teach...
Speaker
Nathan Rudolph


Interactive Technologies
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N263
  • Session Number:  L43
  • Thursday, November 21, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Wednesday & Thursday, November 20 & 21 $695 ($795 after 9/12), Includes lunch Class limit: 40 14 ETCP Renewal Credits  This two-day survey of rigging covers the essentials of entertainment rigging for theatres, concert halls, studios, churches, and schools. Topics include the forces that we deal with in the rigging world, and the gear...
Speaker
Ed Leahy

Head Trainer and Cruise Ship Division Manager
Chicago Flyhouse, Inc
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N223
  • Session Number:  L32
  • Thursday, November 21, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Thursday, November 21, 9:30am-5:30pm  $445 ($545 after 9/12), lunch included 6 ETCP Renewal Credits Class limit: 16 The Level 3 class will teach even experienced programmers about features of their console. This class is perfect for programmers who feel proficient with the functions covered in Levels 1 and 2 training and ready to learn...

Session details

  • Room:   N212
  • Session Number:  L58
  • Thursday, November 21, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Wednesday, November 20, 9:30am-5:30pm $445 ($545 after 9/12), Includes lunch 3.5 ETCP renewal credits Essential Ethernet training: This popular annual class is the best place to learn (or begin to learn) everything you need to build an Ethernet network for lighting control, as the industry is transitioning from DMX-512 to Ethernet in many...
Speakers
Javid Butler

Project Engineer
Integrated Theatre
Speaker

Jason Potterf


Cisco Systems
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N253
  • Session Number:  L16
  • Thursday, November 21, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Thursday, November 21, 9:30am-5:30pm $445 ($545 after 9/12), includes lunch Class limit: 8 Prerequisites: you must have attended a disguise Fundamentals course. Integrate BlackTrax; project images onto moving objects and learn about other automation systems. A hands-on one-day training course exploring BlackTrax media server connectivity to create custom media and moving projection mapping. By...
Speakers
Evan Brown

Product Specialist
BlackTrax
Speaker

Nicholas Lau

Trainer and Product Specialist
CAST
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N225
  • Session Number:  L13
  • Thursday, November 21, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Thursday, November 21, 9:30am-5:30pm $445 ($545 after 9/12), includes lunch Class Limit: 16 *Must bring your own Mac laptop with the most current version of QLab 4 (https://figure53.com/shop/). Choose Rent-To-Own QLab 4 Bundle. Used from Broadway to Britain’s West End, QLab is a powerful tool for audio, projections, and show control. With the...
Speaker
Jeromy Hopgood

Scenic & Projection Designer
Eastern Michigan University
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   Off Site Session
  • Session Number:  L56
  • Thursday, November 21, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Thursday, November 21 $445 ($555 after 9/12), includes lunch and ticket to see Le Rêve on November 19 or 22 (your choice of date, recommended to see the show on 11/19 if possible and Peggy Eisenhauer will be present that evening to meet with attendees)  Limit: 50 After decades of designing on Broadway,...
Speaker
Peggy Eisenhauer

Lighting Designer
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N210
  • Session Number:  L37
  • Thursday, November 21, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Wednesday & Thursday, November 20 & 21, 9:30am-5:30pm $695 ($795 after 9/12), Includes lunch Class limit: 8 (two per console) Prerequisites for attending: Completion of ONYX Basic (must provide proof of completion). Must have experience with programming and operation of automated lighting fixtures, controllers, and system networking. Working knowledge of media servers a...

Session details

  • Room:   N256
  • Session Number:  L54
  • Thursday, November 21, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Wednesday-Thursday, November 20 & 21, 9:30am-5:30pm  $695 ($795 after 9/12), lunch included 7 ETCP renewal credits LDI’s Projection Mapping Summit takes visual design and technology to a new level. Learn the art of projection mapping and its applications in live performance, public art, corporate events, and architecture. Work in groups with some of...
Speaker
Norman Coates

Producer/Designer
LightProject LLC
Moderator

Session details

  • Room:   Off Site Session
  • Session Number:  L46
  • Thursday, November 21, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Wednesday & Thursday, November 19 & 20, 9:30am-5:30pm $695 ($795 after 9/12), Includes lunch; off-site, includes bus transportation 14 ETCP Renewal Credits  Class Limit: 30 This is not an introductory entertainment rigging course. Prior rigging knowledge and experience are strongly recommended. This workshop will focus on principles and practices of rigging for circus, acrobatics, and theatrical...
Speakers
Jonathan Deull

Rigger, Trainer, and Certified Hoist Technician
ESTA Rigging Working Group
Speaker

Delbert Hall

Professor, Theater and Dance
East Tennessee University
Speaker

Jim Shumway

Senior Project Manager
Tait Towers
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N219
  • Session Number:  L04
  • Thursday, November 21, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Thursday, November 21, 9:30am-5:30pm 3.5 ETCP Renewal Credits $445 ($545 after 9/12), includes lunch Class limit: 24 /one person per computer (no laptops allowed) Prerequisites: A basic working knowledge of Vectorworks Spotlight or Designer and a general understanding of entertainment rigging This intensive full day, hands-on course provides a solid introduction to Vectorworks for Entertainment Rigging....
Speaker
Jim Woodward

Senior Entertainment Product Specialist
Vectorworks Inc
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N208
  • Session Number:  L39
  • Thursday, November 21, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Thursday, November 21, 9:30am-5:30pm $445 ($545 after 9/12) Includes lunch Class limit: 10 (2 per station) Our advanced course aims to recap on the essential building blocks and features of Vista whilst at the same time explaining and demonstrating all of Vista’s user customizable preferences and advanced functionality.  Course content (Advanced): Command line shortcuts and...
Speaker
Jack Moorhouse

Vista Product Manager
A.C. Entertainment Technologies
Speaker

Session details


Thursday, November 21
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

  • Room:   N261
  • Session Number:  C10
  • Thursday, November 21, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Bring your laptop for this exploration of Microsoft Excel, which includes effective strategies for designing spreadsheets to track resources. Specific topics range from mastering the mystery of dates and times and three-dimensional calculation planning to forcing consistent data entry, and conditional formatting. By the end of this workshop, an attentive...
Speaker
Tracy Nunnally

Technical Director/Owner
NIU/Vertigo
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N257
  • Session Number:  C20
  • Thursday, November 21, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
DMX512 and RDM products are everywhere. But how well do your products behave? Are they appropriate for their chosen use? How do manufacturers prove to the market that they have robust implementations of DMX512 and the RDM protocol? How can you eliminate surprises when you switch on your rig, or...
Speakers
Milton Davis

Engineer
Doug Fleenor Design, Inc.
Speaker

Bob Goddard

DMX512 Consultant
Goddard Design Company
Speaker

Peter Willis

RDM Consultant
Howard Eaton Lighting Ltd
Moderator

Session details

  • Room:   N227
  • Session Number:  C02
  • Thursday, November 21, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Explore different styles of console operation including magic sheets, cuelists, busking, and macros. Includes advanced tricks and tips from industry pros as well as standard programming practices used on shows worldwide
Speakers
Vickie Claiborne

Sr. Support and Training Specialist
disguise
Moderator

Tiffany Keys

Lighting Director/Programmer
Key Lighting, Inc
Speaker

Marc Lorenz

Lighting Designer
CUE Design
Speaker

Brad Schiller

Business Development Manager
Martin by Hanman
Moderator

Josh Selander

Assistant Professor
UNC School of the Arts
Speaker

Session details


Thursday, November 21
1:15 PM - 4:30 PM

  • Room:   N264
  • Session Number:  C21
  • Thursday, November 21, 1:15 PM - 4:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Thursday, November 21 Session 2: GDTF & MVR in Action 1:15pm-2:45pm & 3pm-4:30pm Fixture profile management has been a headache for programmers for years. Do profiles exist for these fixtures on that console? If so, are they actually correct? What about the drafting symbols, or the 3D visualization models? The new General Device...
Speakers
René Berhorst

Product Management
MA Lighting
Speaker

Brandon Eckstorm

Spotlight Product Planner
Vectorworks
Speaker

Session details


Thursday, November 21
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

  • Room:   N261
  • Session Number:  C14
  • Thursday, November 21, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Learn how to rig and move heavy, awkward, or delicate loads using air bearings. Topics include review of stability triangle, center of gravity, load points, hose management, overcoming floor obstacles and safety. Case study reviews of rigging systems will include: large venues for repositioning seat wagons (Nashville Symphony); local theatre...
Speaker
Paul Jakse

VP Sales
AeroGo
Speaker

Session details


Thursday, November 21
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

  • Room:   N257
  • Session Number:  C22
  • Thursday, November 21, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Follow-Me tracking solutions provides live position information of performers that can be utilized to control any type moving head fixtures as follow-spots. This positional information can also be used for control of visual and audio equipment for creative freedom in show design. The product offers a manual-controlled tracking system with...
Speakers
Tim van Dijck

Product Manager
Follow-Me
Speaker

Gary Yates

Co-Founder
Follow-Me
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N227
  • Session Number:  C03
  • Thursday, November 21, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
This session explains effect types, advanced effect manipulation, and new console concepts in a manner that teaches you how to turn them into the creative looks you need. We will also discuss pixel mapping and networking within lighting systems and various protocols such as Art-Net, sACN, Kling-Net and more.
Speakers
Vickie Claiborne

Sr. Support and Training Specialist
disguise
Moderator

Tiffany Keys

Lighting Director/Programmer
Key Lighting, Inc
Speaker

Marc Lorenz

Lighting Designer
CUE Design
Speaker

Brad Schiller

Business Development Manager
Martin by Hanman
Moderator

Josh Selander

Assistant Professor
UNC School of the Arts
Speaker

Session details


Thursday, November 21
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM

  • Session Number:  C33
  • Thursday, November 21, 3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
  • Tracks: 
The average attention span is down to eight seconds, but a recent study released by Columbia Business School confirms augmented reality dwell time is 75 seconds on average—an almost 10-times improvement. This drastic shift in consumer’s attention gives brands an opportunity to be more impactful. In this session, learn how...
Speaker
Ashley Crowder

Founder & CEO
VNTANA
Speaker

Session details


Thursday, November 21
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Room:   N261
  • Session Number:  C11
  • Thursday, November 21, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
From wagons to slip stages and turntables, this workshop will explore the basic problem-solving process for technical elements of a production that move horizontally. The session covers the basics and then explores situations brought by workshop participants. By the end of this session, attendees should be able to analyze the...
Speaker
Tracy Nunnally

Technical Director/Owner
NIU/Vertigo
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N227
  • Session Number:  C04
  • Thursday, November 21, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
A career in lighting programming requires more than just pushing buttons on a console. Learn how to negotiate rates, setup a business, pay your taxes, arrange travel, and all the other mundane bits that will be required to be successful.
Speakers
Vickie Claiborne

Sr. Support and Training Specialist
disguise
Moderator

Tiffany Keys

Lighting Director/Programmer
Key Lighting, Inc
Speaker

Marc Lorenz

Lighting Designer
CUE Design
Speaker

Brad Schiller

Business Development Manager
Martin by Hanman
Moderator

Josh Selander

Assistant Professor
UNC School of the Arts
Speaker

Session details


Friday, November 22
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

  • Room:   N252
  • Session Number:  L09
  • Friday, November 22, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Friday, November 22, 9am-1pm $225 ($275 after 9/12)  Class Limit 16 Hands-on: Must bring own laptop with the most current pre-release version of Isadora installed and running* Isadora is one of the most powerful and artist friendly media server platforms available to designers in today’s market. Isadora specializes in realtime manipulation of video and...
Speaker
Alex Oliszewski

Professor of Media Design
Ohio State
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N223
  • Session Number:  L33
  • Friday, November 22, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Friday, November 22, 9am-1pm $225 ($275 after 9/12) 3 ETCP Renewal Credits Class limit: 16  Of course you can busk on the Eos platform.  Don’t know how?  This session is for you.  Learn from a master his tricks and tips for approaching non-linear playback by deploying magic sheets, pixel mapping, fader configuration options like...

Session details

  • Room:   N219
  • Session Number:  L05
  • Friday, November 22, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Friday, November 22, 9:00am-1:00pm 2 ETCP renewal credits per session   $225 ($275 after 9/12)  Class limit 24/one person per computer (no laptops allowed)  Prerequisites: You must know the basics of how to use a computer and you must know the basics of creating light plots on paper or in another CAD system.  This hands-on,...
Speaker
Donald Ward

Training Manager
Vectorworks Inc
Speaker

Session details


Friday, November 22
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM

  • Room:   N212
  • Session Number:  L21
  • Friday, November 22, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Friday, November 22, 9:30am-5:30pm $445 ($545 after 9/12) Includes lunch In a world of automatic (albeit expensive) calibration tools, we lose a great opportunity to develop vital skills that can be found in understanding the ‘how’ of the concepts they implement. This class provides an introduction to manual projection mapping. Focus on developing...
Speaker
Matthew Ragan

Director of Software - Content Creation
Madison Square Garden Company
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N225
  • Session Number:  L14
  • Friday, November 22, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Tuesday, November 19, 9:30am- 5:30pm $445 ($545 after 9/14), includes lunch Class Limit: 16 Used from Broadway to Britain’s West End, QLab is a powerful tool for audio, projections, and show control. With the advent of QLab 4, even more tools have been added into the mix, making QLab a versatile program of...
Speaker
Jeromy Hopgood

Scenic & Projection Designer
Eastern Michigan University
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N253
  • Session Number:  L17
  • Friday, November 22, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Friday, November 22, 9:30am-5:30pm $445 ($545 after 9/12), includes lunch Class limit: 18 Prerequisites: You must know the basics of how to use a computer, drawing in a CAD application, and basic lighting terminology. This intensive one-day course will introduce you to the fundamental skills required to use wysiwyg, whether you are starting out, preparing...
Speaker
Stuart Green

Director of Education and Training
CAST Software
Speaker

Session details


Friday, November 22
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

  • Room:   N264
  • Session Number:  C43
  • Friday, November 22, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
This session is perfect for anyone wanting to branch out on their own to start their own small-scale projection business on a budget, either full-time or as a side gig.  This includes individuals and small creative businesses that want to add projection to their existing offerings including media creators, artists,...
Speakers
Anaheta Agahian

Co-Owner
Ani & Cat
Speaker

Catherine Pendleton

Owner
Ani & Cat
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N202
  • Session Number:  C24
  • Friday, November 22, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Montreal’s Luz Studio was in the house when Billy Idol did his Las Vegas residency in The Pearl Theatre at The Palms in January, and which repeats next October. The venue is equipped with a massive LED video wall and a house lighting rig: see how principal designer Matthieu Larivée...
Speaker
Matthieu Larivee

Lighting and Visual Designer
Luz Studio
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N261
  • Session Number:  C12
  • Friday, November 22, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Bring your laptop with AutoCAD installed for this in-depth exploration of AutoCAD. Take a look at effective strategies for using AutoCAD to solve common problems that technical directors face on a regular basis. The direction of this workshop will be largely driven by the participants. By the end of this...
Speaker
Tracy Nunnally

Technical Director/Owner
NIU/Vertigo
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N206
  • Session Number:  C23
  • Friday, November 22, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
In the field, a systematic approach to diagnosing failures is critical. In this session, Chris Conti will share his experience troubleshooting entertainment systems, from small theatrical tours to Super Bowl Half Time shows. Chris will discuss best practices as well as share a few hair-raising, real-world case studies from his...
Speaker
Chris Conti

Chief Innovation Officer
PRG
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N208
  • Session Number:  C34
  • Friday, November 22, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
A panel discussion on the exciting technologies of virtual and augmented reality as they relate to the performing arts… and the world in general. 
Speakers
Collin Huse

Technical Director
Florida State Opera
Moderator

Ryan Joyner

Assistant Professor
Baylor University
Panelist

Matt Witkamp


Panelist

Session details


Friday, November 22
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Room:   Off Site Session
  • Session Number:  L49
  • Friday, November 22, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Saturday, November 23, 1pm-4pm $195 ($250 after 9/12) MGM Grand Hotel & Casino Please meet at doors to club by 12:45pm   Slip behind the ropes and take an insider’s tour of Hakkasan at MGM Grand, where a brand new, multi-million dollar, one-of-a-kind, pixel mapping ceiling installation has transformed this Vegas club into a futuristic,...

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Friday, November 22
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

  • Room:   Off Site Session
  • Session Number:  L50
  • Friday, November 22, 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Friday and Saturday, November 22 & 23 $295 ($395 after 9/12), bus transportation and one drink included. The coolest combo package deal: LDI’s Club/Venue Tour plus the in-depth club design session at Hakkasan. Save $100 on this double play!

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Friday, November 22
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

  • Room:   N227
  • Session Number:  C05
  • Friday, November 22, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
This 90-minute session will focus on the tips and tricks of programming the presets, palettes, and cues necessary for controlling a media server via a lighting console. It will include ideas for efficient console workflow as well as ideas of the macros and effects that media server programmers find most...
Speakers
Evan Bloom

Lighting, Design, and Media Server Programmer
Speaker

Vickie Claiborne

Sr. Support and Training Specialist
disguise
Moderator

Axis DeBruyn


Panelist

Cory Froke

Supertech
Green Hippo USA
Panelist

Kyle Means

President and Co-Founder
Visional Productions
Panelist

Session details


Friday, November 22
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

  • Room:   N261
  • Session Number:  C26
  • Friday, November 22, 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Jennifer “Jen” Schriever is an American lighting designer based in New York City. Join her as she discusses her work on and off Broadway as well as in regional theatre and opera
Speaker
Jen Schriever


Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N210
  • Session Number:  C44
  • Friday, November 22, 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Increased competition and a higher expected customer experiences are driving nightlife and live events to employ cutting edge audiovisual solutions to attract and engage their customers. The venue and lighting experiences are becoming increasingly technological and are poised to utilize projection and video wall solutions to turn locations into destinations....
Speaker
Tammuz Dubnov

CEO
Zuzor
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N264
  • Session Number:  C35
  • Friday, November 22, 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Media and projection designer Daniel Fine presents a 30-minute talk on his groundbreaking work at The University of Iowa in VR and live performance: Elevator #7, a theatre experience that blurs the lines between reality and virtual reality.
Speaker
Daniel Fine

Assistant Professor
University of Iowa
Speaker

Session details


Friday, November 22
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

  • Room:   N206
  • Session Number:  C25
  • Friday, November 22, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
The last few years have seen an explosion in the use of data scraping, algorithms, and Artificial Intelligence to drive digital art forms in the service of place making and the creation of compelling environments. These techniques, combined with interactive technology, have opened an entirely new universe of visual engagement,...
Speakers
Geoffrey Platt

Media Server Specialist
RealMotion
Speaker

Michael Stiller

Partner & Principal Designer
upLIGHT
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N245
  • Session Number:  C07
  • Friday, November 22, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Hear from the designers, engineers, and project managers who bring impossible looking festival designs to life in a way that’s safe. Factoring in environmental considerations, weights, and design adaptations is key in making sexy and safe structures. 
Speakers
Aron Altmark

Owner & Creative Director
Visual Endeavors Inc
Moderator(s)

Cory FitzGerald


Speaker

Andrew Gumper


Speaker

Brian Karol


Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N221
  • Session Number:  C15
  • Friday, November 22, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
This session takes a serious look at your workflow, and how to measure—and ultimately control—your progress on projects. Topics include: A. Management of your workflow as a project manager with detailed use of flexible templates that can be personalized for managing schedules, scope breakdown and budget. B. Increase efficiency in an age...
Speaker
Rohan Garricks

Director
DGB Live
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N229
  • Session Number:  C18
  • Friday, November 22, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
(This session to free to all IATSE members who show a valid membership card at the door) Industry standards change with the times, as do your responsibilities under those standards. In a renewed effort to reduce the risk of injury and death, all models of mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs “moops”)...
Speaker
Phil Reilly

Lighting Director
WGBH Studios
Speaker

Session details


Friday, November 22
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

  • Room:   N208
  • Session Number:  C51
  • Friday, November 22, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Meet Miguel Risueno, aka Mike808, creative director for Production Club, discusses his design and direction for large experiential events and live productions. His credits include the Amazon Web Services re:Play party; private events and installations for Intel, Riot Games, Notch, Game Awards, and Factory93, and tours for Skrillex, Dog Blood, The...
Speaker
Miguel "Mike808" Risueno

Creative Director and Production Designer
Production Club
Speaker

Session details


Friday, November 22
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

  • Room:   N252
  • Session Number:  L10
  • Friday, November 22, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Friday, November 22, 2pm-6pm $225 ($275 after 9/12)  Class Limit 16 Hands-on: Must bring own laptop with the most current pre-release version of Isadora installed and running* Isadora is one of the most powerful and artist friendly media server platforms available to designers in today’s market. Isadora specializes in realtime manipulation of video and...
Speaker
Alex Oliszewski

Professor of Media Design
Ohio State
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N223
  • Session Number:  L34
  • Friday, November 22, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Friday, November 22, 2pm-6pm $225 ($275 after 9/12) 3 ETCP Renewal Credits Class limit: 16  Eos software is constantly evolving.  Join us to see how the latest software combines the power of 3D control and augmented reality to allow Eos users to design and program from a new perspective. Explore this exciting new tool...

Session details

  • Room:   N219
  • Session Number:  L06
  • Friday, November 22, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Friday, November 22, 2:00pm-6:00pm 2 ETCP renewal credits per session   $225 ($275 after 9/12)  Class limit 24/one person per computer (no laptops allowed) Prerequisites: You must know the basics of how to use a computer and you must know the basics of creating light plots on paper or in another CAD system. This hands-on, four-hour...
Speaker
Donald Ward

Training Manager
Vectorworks Inc
Speaker

Session details


Friday, November 22
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

  • Room:   N261
  • Session Number:  C27
  • Friday, November 22, 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Meet Maranda DeBusk, a talented young lighting and digital media artist, as she discusses carving her own path, finding her own rhythm, and developing a style that suits her, rather than following a traditional career path. Winner of the 2019 USITT Rising Star Award.
Speaker
Maranda DeBusk

Freelance Theatre Artist
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N264
  • Session Number:  C45
  • Friday, November 22, 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
The experience of the audience is always at the center of my work as a projection designer. To truly engage an audience, suspended disbelief is essential, yet projected media in particular, has a habit of drawing attention to itself. Digital media, whether it be projected or displayed with screens or displays,...
Speaker
Sven Ortel


Speaker

Session details


Friday, November 22
2:30 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Room:   N204
  • Session Number:  C36
  • Friday, November 22, 2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
A series of 30-minute Extended Reality Talks to take us off center into some of the far-reaching corners of these new technologies to see how they will influence our lives in ways we cannot even imagine… yet!

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Friday, November 22
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

  • Room:   N227
  • Session Number:  C06
  • Friday, November 22, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
This 90-minute session will focus on the tips and tricks of programming a show using a timeline for control either on the media server or via external timeline control.  This session will also discuss timecode control as well as server specific programming keystrokes necessary to build a show directly within...
Speakers
Evan Bloom

Lighting, Design, and Media Server Programmer
Panelist

Vickie Claiborne

Sr. Support and Training Specialist
disguise
Moderator

Axis DeBruyn


Panelist

Cory Froke

Supertech
Green Hippo USA
Panelist

Kyle Means

President and Co-Founder
Visional Productions
Panelist

Session details


Friday, November 22
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Room:   N264
  • Session Number:  C52
  • Friday, November 22, 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Ryan Edwards, a Boston-based sound and installation artist, examines the intersection of interactivity, sound, and light. Ryan will discuss his studio’s practice, their thoughts on interactivity, as well as their latest work, Sound Sculpture—a 25-cube location-aware interactive musical sculpture. 
Speaker
Ryan Edwards

Principal
Masary Studios
Speaker

Session details


Friday, November 22
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Room:   N208
  • Session Number:  C28
  • Friday, November 22, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Learn how to mix colors for LED lighting applications, including considerations when relating to color temperature and light quality. Review light quality, tunable white, color rendering index (CRI), effect light considerations, and different approaches to increase the light quality. Learning Objectives • How to measure light quality • How to mix colors based...
Speaker
Solveig Busler

Executive Board Member
Schnick Schnack Systems
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N210
  • Session Number:  C46
  • Friday, November 22, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Presented by Notch founder, Matt Swoboda, and renowned Notch Artist, JT Rooney, from Silent Partners Studio, this session will present how Notch workflows are being applied to Live Production. Learn how the tool's intuitive workflow can increase creative freedom. 
Speakers
J.T. Rooney

Screen Producer
Silent PartnersStudio
Speaker

Matt Swoboda

Founder/Director
Notch
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N261
  • Session Number:  C16
  • Friday, November 22, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Wire tension grids provide unique methods of safely accessing overhead equipment in entertainment venues.  The panel will explain architectural and engineering criteria for recommending and specifying grids into both new and renovated venues. Tension grids offer unique capabilities for light transmission, sound transmission and air/fog/haze transmission. The latest innovation is...
Speakers
Mark Black

President
InterAmerica Stage, Inc.
Speaker

Solana Bolton

Project Manager
InterAmerica Stage, Inc
Speaker

Matt Decker

Sales Consultant and Lighting Designer
InterAmerica Stage
Speaker

Tom Folsom

Stage Lighting Consultant
KTRP
Speaker

Ace VanAcker

Master Electrician
College of Southern Nevada
Speaker

Session details


Saturday, November 23
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

  • Room:   N261
  • Session Number:  C47
  • Saturday, November 23, 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Tracks: 
Controlling DMX-fixtures and LED means picking out of hundred solutions. In this session people will learn about the difference between hardware and software pixel mapping and also how to control DMX and LED with video.  The Pixel-Gate is a hardware solution which converts a Video-Signal into DMX (Art-Net) or SACN. Combined with media...
Speaker
Thomas Döhring

Senior Software Developer
Schnick Schnack Systems
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N208
  • Session Number:  C29
  • Saturday, November 23, 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Tracks: 
This 90-minute informative seminar will provide a solid introduction to Vision for previsualizing, programming, and cueing your show. With Vision, you can visualize your design in rendered 3D views and communicate design concepts. Learn how to easily send fixture, focus data, and model information directly to the program. Attendees will...
Speaker
Brandon Eckstorm

Spotlight Product Planner
Vectorworks
Speaker

Session details


Saturday, November 23
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

  • Room:   N253
  • Session Number:  L18
  • Saturday, November 23, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Saturday, November 23, 9:00am–1:00pm $225 ($275 after 9/12) Class limit: 12 Prerequisites: A basic understanding of wysiwyg fundamentals is a prerequisite of attendance. Go beyond the basics by learning about additional and advanced CAD tools and options to increase your proficiency and efficiency when using wysiwyg. Develop knowledge and skills that are required to import...
Speaker
Dany Tancou

Technical Support Manager
wysiwyg
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N219
  • Session Number:  L07
  • Saturday, November 23, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Saturday November 23, 9:00am-1:00pm 2 ETCP renewal credits per session   $225 ($275 after 9/12)  Class limit 24/one person per computer (no laptops allowed)  Prerequisites: You must know the basics of how to use a computer and you must know the basics of creating light plots on paper or in another CAD system. This hands-on, four-hour...
Speaker
Donald Ward

Training Manager
Vectorworks Inc
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N252
  • Session Number:  L11
  • Saturday, November 23, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Saturday, November 23, 9:00am-1:00pm  $225 ($275 after 9/12) Class limit: 16 Hands-on: Must bring own laptop with a current version of Adobe Photoshop CS installed and running* This course is designed to give students or professionals with little to no experience in working with digital imagery a primer in creating content for projection/media design....
Speaker
Alex Oliszewski

Professor of Media Design
Ohio State
Speaker

Session details


Saturday, November 23
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

  • Room:   N225
  • Session Number:  C37
  • Saturday, November 23, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Speaker
Stefaan “Smasher” Desmedt

Creative Technical Director
PRG
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N264
  • Session Number:  C40
  • Saturday, November 23, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
With the greatly increased number of television sitcoms being produced, there are new opportunities for lighting directors and designers to become directors of photography in this medium, especially as the “old” generation ages out.  In order to enable LD’s to make the jump, this course will cover much more than the...
Speaker
Bill Berner

Director of Photography
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N227
  • Session Number:  C53
  • Saturday, November 23, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Every designer, brand, and artist aims to communicate an experience through sensorial enchantment and evocative narratives. Evolving audience expectations and an emergent convergence of technical disciplines has created magical possibilities in live events design. New spectacle evolutions now require a more comprehensive sensorial understanding of generative content interacting with lighting...
Speaker
Shannon Harvey

Head of Research
Backstage Academy at Production Park
Moderator

Session details

  • Room:   N208
  • Session Number:  C30
  • Saturday, November 23, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
From Disney’s Main Street Electrical Parade in 1972 to Chimelong’s award-winning Journey of Lights currently performing at Hengqin Ocean Kingdom, this panel provides a glimpse into the history of nighttime parades. Panelists from Miziker Entertainment, the creators of both parades, and Interactive Technologies, will look at what makes a great...
Speakers
Sean Chung


Moderator

David Foley


Panelist

Brian Gale

Principal Lighting Designer
NYX Design
Panelist

Rob Johnston

President
Interactive Technologies
Panelist

Ron Miziker

Planner, Producer & Author
Miziker Entertainment
Panelist

Ryan Miziker


Panelist

Mirenda Rada


Panelist

Session details

  • Room:   N261
  • Session Number:  C08
  • Saturday, November 23, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Does the festival LD like you enough to fix your data issue? Is the guest LD having issues updating positions or importing patch? Hear from touring and festival LD pros on what they need from their counterparts and why competency and kindness matters.
Speakers
Aron Altmark

Owner & Creative Director
Visual Endeavors Inc
Moderator(s)

Evan Bloom

Lighting, Design, and Media Server Programmer
Speaker

Tess Falcone

Lighting Designer, Director, Programmer
Speaker

Bobby Grey

Associate Designer
Sightline Design Group
Speaker

Joe Watrach


Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N210
  • Session Number:  C48
  • Saturday, November 23, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
Forging new paths in the field of digital media, the next generation has an incredible arsenal of tools at their disposal to create visually compelling imagery. This panel introduces some of the new talent we are going to be hearing a lot about in the near future.
Speakers
Maranda DeBusk

Freelance Theatre Artist
Speaker

Elaine McCarthy

Projection Designer
Moderator

Session details

  • Room:   N221
  • Session Number:  C17
  • Saturday, November 23, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Tracks: 
3D Tracking is becoming a game changer in entertainment business. Digitization is altering every aspect of our work-life. Profound 3D knowledge is key to successful and cost-efficient show production. Automation is taking hold in our industry in giant steps. zactrack® auto-follow-system is an UWB (Ultra-Wide-Band) radio tracking technology for studios, theater-stages...
Speaker
Werner Petricek

CEO/Founder
zactrack GmbH
Speaker

Session details


Saturday, November 23
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

  • Room:   Off Site Session
  • Session Number:  L51
  • Saturday, November 23, 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Friday, November 22, 12pm-6pm $225 ($275 after 9/12), bus transportation and one drink included. Please be at the bus by 11:30am for a 12pm sharp takeoff. Hop aboard and join LDI2019 for the Las Vegas Club and Venue Tour on Friday, November 22, for an exclusive insider’s look at some of the best...

Session details


Saturday, November 23
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

  • Room:   Live Experience Lounge
  • Saturday, November 23, 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Join us in celebrating the awarded recipients of the Pat McKay Diversity in Design Scholarships! Stay for some shakes and great conversation about diversity and inclusivity in our industry. Moderated by Andrea Jepson, you’ll meet the recipients of the Pat MacKay scholarships and join a panel of professionals in a...
Speakers
Andrea Jepson

Strategic Accounts Manager for Show Services
LMG, LLC
Moderator

Ormilla Vengersammy

Director, Academic Programs
Entertainment Technology Partners - The Coil Learning Center
Speaker

Session details


Saturday, November 23
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

  • Room:   N261
  • Session Number:  C13
  • Saturday, November 23, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
From elevators to fly systems, this workshop will explore the basic problem-solving process for technical elements of a production that do not move horizontally.  We will cover the basics and then explore situations brought by workshop participants. By the end of this workshop, attendees should be able to analyze the...
Speaker
Tracy Nunnally

Technical Director/Owner
NIU/Vertigo
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N204
  • Session Number:  C31
  • Saturday, November 23, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Join this free-ranging 90-minute dialogue about the state of the art in lighting color technology today, with two of the industry’s leading thinkers on the subject of color and light. 
Speakers
Wendy Luedtke

Product Technology Specialist - Color
ETC
Speaker

Clifton Taylor

Designer & Consultant
DesignCurve
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N227
  • Session Number:  C54
  • Saturday, November 23, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
The esports industry continues to grow and mature, with the live event component of esports becoming more high-tech and much more complex. With iconic traditional sports venues, like Madison Square Garden, Staples Center, the Birds Nest and Barclay Center, selling out tens of thousands of seats to enthusiastic esports fanatics,...
Speaker
Kye Browning

Conference Manager
XLIVE
Moderator

Session details

  • Room:   N264
  • Session Number:  C41
  • Saturday, November 23, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
You will be judged on the quality of the Instagram photo someone sent to your client. You will be judged on the quality of the live stream that production forgot to tell you about. You will be judged on the quality of the tour video they shot on the seventh...
Speakers
Stan Crocker

Senior Partner
Sightline Design Group
Speaker

Seth Robinson

Senior Partner
Sightline Design Group
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N245
  • Session Number:  C09
  • Saturday, November 23, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Advances in technology are making video canvasses bigger, more dynamic, and able to take on new shapes. Learn how some of today’s top engineers, programmers, and VJs deal with large canvasses and massive video processing chains.
Speakers
Aron Altmark

Owner & Creative Director
Visual Endeavors Inc
Moderator

Cory Froke

Supertech
Green Hippo USA
Speaker

Anthony Vasquez

Media Server Dept. Manager
PRG Nocturne
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N210
  • Session Number:  C49
  • Saturday, November 23, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
The recent flourishing of new consumer and professional technologies in immersive media, machine vision, and gaming has led to new and significant opportunities for entertainment design and live events. This panel will explore existing projects and potential applications of these technologies and practices to live design.
Speakers
Daniel Fine

Assistant Professor
University of Iowa
Speaker

Alex Oliszewski

Professor of Media Design
Ohio State
Speaker

Jacob Pinholster

Associate Professor of Media and Performance Design, Arizona State University
Moderator

Session details

  • Room:   N225
  • Session Number:  C38
  • Saturday, November 23, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Join experts from disguise for a panel discussion on the latest in virtual production workflows including real-time engines, camera tracking technology and disguise’s emerging XR (Extended Reality) technology. The panel includes some of the industry’s leading content producers and will explore how xR can empower production teams, and how it is...
Speakers
Troy Fujimura

Product Specialist
disguise
Moderator

Ash Nehru

Founder
disguise
Speaker

Session details


Saturday, November 23
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

  • Room:   N208
  • Session Number:  C32
  • Saturday, November 23, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Show networking and data management are an integral part of productions of all sizes. With the right tools, this growing and complex sphere can be simplified and brought within the capabilities of those with only basic networking or computer knowledge. New, simple yet powerful signal management devices, when used with...
Speakers
Chris Curran TMB Sales

Customer Development
Speaker

Paul Strom

Customer Development
TMB Sales
Speaker

Session details


Saturday, November 23
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

  • Room:   N253
  • Session Number:  L19
  • Saturday, November 23, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Saturday, November 23, 2:00pm–6:00pm Class Limit: 12 Prerequisites: A basic to intermediate understanding of wysiwyg is a prerequisite of attendance. Productions are getting more complex and integrate many technologies into one event… Bring it all together with wysiwyg’s visualization!  In this class, we will design and integrate different elements of lighting, video, lasers and/or...
Speaker
Dino Mazza

Product Manager
wysiwyg
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N219
  • Session Number:  L08
  • Saturday, November 23, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Saturday, November 23, 2:00pm-6:00pm 2 ETCP renewal credits per session   $225 ($275 after 9/12)  Class limit 24/one person per computer (no laptops allowed)  Prerequisites: You must know the basics of how to use a computer and you must know the basics of creating light plots on paper or in another CAD system. This hands-on, four-hour...
Speaker
Donald Ward

Training Manager
Vectorworks Inc
Speaker

Session details


Saturday, November 23
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Room:   N261
  • Session Number:  C50
  • Saturday, November 23, 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Meet Elaine McCarthy, projection designer for Wicked, one of the most successful Broadway musicals, now in its 16th year, as she describes what it takes to “defy gravity” and stay current in the fast-paced world of video and digital media.
Speaker
Elaine McCarthy

Projection Designer
Speaker

Session details


Saturday, November 23
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Room:   N264
  • Session Number:  C39
  • Saturday, November 23, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
How far can we go? What is the next frontier in extended reality? This panel explores how digital realities can be layered on the real world in mind-bending examples.
Speaker
Bob Bonniol

Chief Creative Officer
Mode Studios
Moderator

Session details

  • Room:   N223
  • Session Number:  C42
  • Saturday, November 23, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
A roundtable discussion of several different sets in “Birds of Prey,” a comic book movie based on the DC Comics Warner Bros. feature featuring Harley Quinn, that out in February 2020. This discussion starts with the creative ideas that came from the director/ production designer/director of photography and how those...
Speakers
Phil Abeyta

Lead Fixtures Foreman
Panelist

Michael Bauman

Chief Lighting Technician
Panelist

Michael Bonnaud

Rigging Chief Lighting Technician
Panelist

Greg Lopez

Rigging Assistant Chief Lighting Technician
Panelist

Luis Moreno

Assistant Chief Lighting Technician
Panelist

Richard Rasmussen

Lighting Programmer
IATSE 728, OHM Evolution
Panelist

Alan Rowe

President/Safety Director
IATSE Local 728
Moderator

Jared Wellman

Rigging Lighting Programmer
Panelist

Jason Young

Lead Systems Technician
Panelist

Session details

  • Session Number:  C55
  • Saturday, November 23, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
What happens when your benefit gala, corporate meeting, product launch, or other event includes a major musical act? How to you keep the artist team happy, while balancing the needs of the rest of the production? We’ll discuss real world challenges and solutions, using examples from projects that have included...
Speakers
Brendan Gray

Lighting and Production Designer
Gray Matter Visual
Speaker

Charlie Winter

Associate Designer
Gray Matter Visual
Speaker

Session details

  • Room:   N221
  • Session Number:  C19
  • Saturday, November 23, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Expand your knowledge of wire rope terminations. Riggers know that the Nicopress® system of tools and connectors is critical for many theatrical applications. This hands-on class includes terminating wire ropes up to 1/4" diameter, maintaining and adjusting swaging tools, and destruction testing. Taught by an ETCP recognized trainer from ZFX flying...

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Sunday, November 24
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

  • Room:   Show Floor
  • Session Number:  L57
  • Sunday, November 24, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Sunday, November 24, 11am-2pm $195 ($225 after 9/12) Take a personalized tour of the LDI show floor! Are you a student or young professional who would like direct access to the top manufacturers of the newest technologies in the industry? Join Bill and Pat, the Digneit Twins, AKA Double Trouble, for a...
Speakers
Bill Digneit


Speaker

Pat Digneit


Speaker

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