What Is It: The Projection Master Classes at LDI (PMC@LDI) is an immersive two-day event bringing together top visual designers and leading projection professionals to discuss the creative, technical, and practical challenges involved in creating, programming, and mapping cutting-edge images, as well as the technical side from playback software and surfaces to projectors and networking. The event includes approximately 8 sessions, continental breakfasts, and lunches, plus a ticket to an event. This year attendees will see Cirque du Soleil's Michael Jackson ONE.
Where Is It: The Las Vegas Convention Center, November 20-21, 2013, as part of LDI, North America’s largest trade show and conference for the entertainment design & technology industry.
Who Is On The Faculty: Projection designer extraordinaire Bob Bonniol of Mode Studios serves as creative consultant. Speakers include: Butch Allen, Jonathon Goldstein, John Ensor Parker, Philip Reyneri, Pablo Molina, Eric Ludacer, Christopher Whelan, Dirk Sanders, Ryan Mast, and more.
Who Should Attend: Undergrad, grad, and post-grad students looking for additional training; working professionals looking to gain insight into the cutting-edge field of projection design and technology; anyone looking for networking opportunities with both established and rising projection professionals from around the world.
What You’ll Learn: Sessions include: What the Hell is a Screens Producer —Video Design for Broadcast; Outliers-Exploring the Design Fringe with Video; Beyond The Box–Tools For Creating Anything; Case Study-video for Cirque du Soleil's Michael Jackson ONE; media control for Bon Jovi's Because We Can tour; and more. Full 2013 PMC@LDI schedule can be found here.
What Does It Cost: Early Bird rate is $695 through October 18; rand regular rate is $725 as of October 19.
How Can I Participate As A Sponsor: Manufacturers and dealers of projection gear, content creation companies, and anyone interested in reaching projection professionals can sponsor the PMC@LDI at a variety of levels, from something as simple as mentoring a deserving student to a corporate sponsorship that enables you to show off your wares to both attendees and speakers. LDI exhibitors can participate at a deep discount. Sponsorship forms can be found here.
When Can I Register: Register for the Projection Master Classes by October 18 for early-bird pricing, by clicking here.
Sponsors include: AVOLITES Ai; AV STUMPFL; d3 TECHNOLOGIES, CHRISTIE DIGITAL; DATATON WATCHOUT; ROSE BRAND/SCREEN GOO; TMB/GREEN HIPPO;