(subject to change)

Rendez-vous 2021 is sponsored by On-Site Drapery Cleaners


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All hours are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)

Tuesday August 10

12:00 p.m.

Conference Welcome and Product & Service Showcase hosted by CITT/ICTS President Matt Frankish - 90 min
Sponsored by Novita Techne

2:00 p.m.

Virtual Reality as an interactive assessment tool with Stuart Green (TEC Talk) - 60 min

Figure Drawing Basics with Esther Van Eek - 60 min 

3:30 p.m.

Stage Drapery and the Fire Code with Brad Davies (TEC Talk) - 60 min
Session sponsored by Actsafe Safety Association

World Stage Design 2022 - Your Questions, Your Opportunities with April Viczko - 60 min
Session sponsored by Christie Lites Sales

5:00 p.m. 

Basics of using a Soundscape system with Trevor Nash (TEC Talk) - 60 min

Partnership in Production Leadership with Means of Production  - 60 min

7:00 p.m.

Communicating: The Underbelly of the Production
hosted by York University - Department of Theatre and SMArts - 60 min
Session sponsored by Christie Lites Sales

Wednesday August 11

12:00 p.m.

Safety by design: Why is "Hell week" still a thing? with Don Parman - 90 min
Session sponsored by Christie Lites Sales

2:00 p.m.

How to build a better Team with Cheryl Batulis - 60 min

Working with an Advocate Architect on your Theatre Construction or Renovation Project
with Jason Robbins - 60 min
Session sponsored by Field Service Canada

3:30 p.m.

Globe Theatre Virtual Backstage Tour with Eryn Griffith, Devon Bonneau and Kate Jackson - 60 min

Production and Promotion of Hybrid Events with Jim Norris (TEC Talk) - 60 min

5:00 p.m.

Canada's Significant Theatre from the 1950's
hosted by Julian Sleath, with Gary McCluskie and Simon Marsden - 60 min

Taking the Light Plot from 2D into 3D with Alan Brodie - 60 min

7:00 p.m.

Sponsored by GerrAudio Distribution

Thursday August 12

12:00 p.m.

Reaching the Retirement Age in the Theatre Industry Roundtable
with host Rick Boychuk and panelists Susan Benson, Pat Flood, Morgan Myler, Miles Muir & Michael Whitfield - 90 min

2:00 p.m.

Immersive Tools for Musical Theatre Sound Design: An Introduction & Live Demonstration of Spacemap Go
presenter to be confirmed (TEC Talk) - 60 min
Session sponsored by Christie Lites Sales

Prague Quadrennial 2023 Student Exhibit with Alex Gilbert and Carla Orosz - 60 min

3:30 p.m.

Sailors and Stagehands - A Surprising Conclusion with Peter McKinnon - 30 min

Patenting your idea with Richard Nix and Rick Boychuk - 30 min

4:30 p.m.

CITT/ICTS 2021 Virtual Annual General Meeting - 90 min
Sponsored by Actsafe Safety Association

7:00 p.m.

Rendez-vous 2021 Closing Evening Social
Sponsored by Aligned Vision Group