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Rendez-vous 2018 Conférence annuelle et salon - Horaire des sessions

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**L'horaire est sujet à des changements
 

View by date: Tuesday August 14Wednesday August 15Thursday August 16, Friday August 17Saturday August 18Sunday August 19,  Monday August 20

Venue location:Click here to view map of venues distance between venues is 220 meters and walking time is 3 minutes
  • MIWSFPA: 15 Artists' Common, St. Catharines, ON L2R 4H5
  • Meridian Centre 1 IceDogs Way, St. Catharines, Ontario, L2R 0B3
*** Please note that there is no public parking at the MIWSFPA. There is a paid parking lot at the The Meridian Centre and nearby, see city map of paid parking lots.
 

TUESDAY AUGUST 14

Pre-conference

TIME  MIWSFPA MERIDIAN CENTRE OFF-SITE
Lobby
 
Studio C
(Room 243)
 
 
Lecture Room
 (Room 156)
 
Scene Shop
(Room 267) 
 
   
 9:00 a.m. -
10:30 p.m.
Registration 

  ETC Ion Xe Training

Level 2: Enhanced Skills

 

 
      
 
  
   
10:30  a.m. -10:45 p.m.
Coffee Break             
10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
             
1:00 p.m. -
5:00 p.m.
             
6:30 p.m. -
11:00 p.m.
               
 
 
 
 

WEDNESDAY AUGUST 15

Pre-conference

TIME   MIWSFPA      MERIDIAN CENTRE  OFF-SITE
Lobby 
Studio C
(Room 243)
 
Lecture Room
(Room 156)
 
Scene Shop
 (Room 267) 
 
 
 9:00 a.m. -
10:30 a.m. 
 

ETC Ion Xe Training

Level 3 : Advanced Programming

Pyrotechnics Safety and Legal Awareness Course  

with Mark Fine

Foliage: Past and Present Painting Techniques

with Jenny Knott and Wendy Waszut-Barrett  

   
10:30 a.m. - 10:45 am
Coffee Break    
12:15 p.m -
1:00 p.m.
     
1:00 p.m. -
5:00 p.m.
Registration     
6:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Meet & Greet
6:30 -7:30 p.m.
Junk Challenge
@ 8:00 p.m.
in MIWSFPA Studio Theatre
          
 

 THURSDAY AUGUST 16

Corporate Day

TIME   MIWSFPA MERIDIAN CENTRE  OFF-SITE
Lobby  
Studio A
(Room 251)
 
Scene Shop
(Room 267) 
 
Trade Show Floor  
Meeting
Room
 Venue Tour 
8:00 a.m. -
9:00 a.m.
  
   
New Product Show and Tell Breakfast 
   
9:00 a.m. -
9:45 a.m.
Registration    

 

Foliage: Past and Present Painting Techniques

with Jenny Knott and Wendy Waszut-Barrett

   

Backstage Tour of Shaw Festival

departure at 8:45 a.m. from the MIWSFPA

9:45 a.m. -
10:30 a.m.

Lighting Diverse Skin Tones with Tungsten & LED Part 1

with Brian Cloutier, Sholem Dolgoy and Matt Flawn

   
 10:30 a.m. -
10:45 a.m.
 Coffee break  

 

 

       
10:45 a.m. -
11:30 a.m.
Registration    

 Lighting Diverse Skin Tones with Tungsten & LED Part 2

with Brian Cloutier, Sholem Dolgoy and Matt Flawn

Foliage: Past and Present Painting Techniques

continued 

  Knowing your Microphones - Tips for Getting the Best Sound
with Paul Andrews
11:30 a.m. -
12:15 p.m.
   
12:00 p.m. -
1:30 p.m.
Corporate Luncheon
Meridian Centre Side Patio
1:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Registration 

 

     
CITT/ICTS 28th annual
TRADE SHOW
 
Cash Bar with satellite Registration Desk for Trade show visitors.
 
TEC Talks
(Technology, Entertainment, Creativity) :
 
with Jodi Robinson

Learning and Training Centre:   

Looking at the Past

with Wendy Waszut-Barrett

 
with Amanda Irwin and Vicky Chin
 
with Mary Dupuis
   
 

MIWSFPA Venue Tours 

2:00 p.m. 

3:30 p.m.

   
1:45 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
       

 

3:15 p.m.-
5:00 p.m.
 
        Sound System Tuning and Alignment using SMAART V8 with Ian Robertson
5:00 p.m. - 
6:00 p.m.
         
6:00 p.m. -
11:00 p.m.
Pre-Swag Happy Hour
6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. 
@ Kully's Original Sports Bar
 
Swag Bingo
8:00 p.m. 
@ Kully's 
Original Sports Bar
 
 

 FRIDAY AUGUST 17

Professional Development Day

TIME   MIWSFPA MERIDIAN CENTRE OFF-SITE
Lobby  
 
MIWSFPA Trade Show Floor  Meeting Room
 
 

Site Visit of Scottish Rite Theatre in Hamilton

(9:00 a.m. departure from Hotel)

 
9:30 a.m. -
10:30 
 
Registration  
 
 

 

MIWSFPA Venue Tour  

10:00 a.m.  

 
 
CITT/ICTS 28th Annual
TRADE SHOW
 with satellite Registration Desk for Trade Show visitors
 
Coffee and croissants
 
TEC Talks
(Technology, Entertainment, Creativity) :
 

Art Wanuch & Joan Wanuch

 
Learning and Training Centre: 
  
 
with Amanda Irwin and Vicky Chin
 
 
with Mary Dupuis
 
10:30 a.m. -10:45 a.m. Coffee break   
 
 
      
10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.           

Knowing your Microphones - Tips for Getting the Best Sound

with Paul Andrews

12:15 p.m.-
1:30 p.m.

 
 
AGM Luncheon
 
 
1:45 p.m. -
3:15 p.m.
Registration
Wardrobe Workshop 
(Room 171)
Studio D
(Room 256)
Lecture Room
(Room 156)
Studio A
(MW 251)  
   

Sew Simple Milinery

with Esther Van Eek

Standards Evangelist

with Richard Nix & Karl Ruling

 Boo! Part 3. Smoke and Mirrors; The Importance of Horror in the Development of Staging Techniques from the 19th C. into the 20th C.

with John Madill

Cardioid Loudspeaker Design - What it means for Live Theatre

with Carl Lukings

Walk-in demos until 5:00 p.m.

 

 
3:15 p.m. -
3:30 p.m 
Coffee Break
       
3:30 p.m. -
5:00 p.m.
Registration 

Sew Simple Millinery

cont'd

Stage Machinery in 19th Century North America

with Rick Boychuk

Stage Drapery Fire Safety

with Brad Davies

Digital Audio Networks - A practical look at Dante

with Dan Nagle

Walk-in demos until 5:00 p.m.

 
   
5:00 p.m. -
11:00 p.m.
CITT/ICTS Cocktail Reception
sponsored by Christie Lites 
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 
 
CITT/ICTS Awards Banquet
sponsored by Ultratec Special Effects
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
     
@Holiday Inn St. Catharines
 

 SATURDAY AUGUST 18

Forum Day

TIME MIWSFPA
Lobby
Studio A
(Room 251)
Studio D 
(Room 256)
Lecture Room
(Room 156)

Theatre (Room 262) 

8:30 a.m. -
9:00 a.m.
Morning Coffee Start  Regional Section Meetings (rooms to be assigned on request)
9:00 a.m. -
10:30 a.m.
Registration  Horizon Solutions Demo Room

 Plays and Playhouses - Architecture's Influence

with Peter McKinnon

Education Forum - Finding the Research in Your Teaching Practices with Carl Walling, April Viczko and Ian Garrett 
 

Ladies of the Backstage Forum 

10:30 a.m. -
10:45 a.m. 
Coffee Break
      
10:45 a.m. -
12:15 p.m.
Registration 

Horizon Solutions Demo Room

 

The world of Illusion Special Effects Solutions Onstage - From Conception to Realization

with Mark Fine  

What I Did on my Summer Theatre Vacation

with John Madill  

Mentoring Network: Building a Mentor/Mentee Experience moderator 

with Robert Vernon  

12:15 p.m. -
1:45 p.m.

 

       

Brown Bag Luncheon

1:45 p.m. - 
3:15 p.m. 
Registration 

 Ladies of the Backstage Roundtable

 Roadhouse Roundtable

    
               
3:15 p.m. -
3:30 p.m. 
 Coffee Break
      
3:30 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. 
  Sound & Audio Caucus Stage & Rigging Caucus Education Caucus   Lighting Caucus
4:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  Video and Projection / Network Integration Caucus Management Caucus  Costume and Wardrobe Caucus   Health & Safety Caucus 
5:00 p.m. -
11:00 p.m.
 
 
 
Happy Hour Farewell at Mahtay Café and Lounge from 5:00 p.m to 7:00 p.m.
 
Free night to explore St. Catharines and the Niagara Region
 
 
 

SUNDAY AUGUST 19

Post-conference

TIME  Holiday Inn
 
8:30 a.m. -
5:00 p.m. 
 
          
 

MONDAY August 20

Post-conference

TIME

 Shaw Festival Theatre    

8:30 a.m. -
5:00 p.m.  

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