Monday, September 23, 2013

Las Vegas: Oct 11-13 Experience the urban revitalization with TEA - Speakers announced!

Update: We are proud to introduce the confirmed panelists for the 2013 TEA weekend event celebrating the Downtown Las Vegas Revitalization: 

Join us as these experts discuss the revitalization of Downtown Las Vegas. Stay tuned as more panelists will be announced.
Get your tickets today (see below).  

Space is limited.


TEA invites you to a weekend in Las Vegas, exploring the city's new urban revitalization!

Downtown Project Las Vegas is a group of passionate people committed to helping transform Downtown Las Vegas into the most community-focused, large city in the world. They are doing that by inspiring and empowering people to follow their passions to create a vibrant, connected urban core. They’ve allocated $350 million to aid in the revitalization of Downtown Las Vegas. They’re investing $100 million in real estate, $100 million in residential development, $50 million in small businesses, $50 million in education, and $50 million in tech startups through the VegasTech Fund.

Come and see it for yourself with The TEA Western North America Division

DATES October 11 - 13, 2013
LOCATION Las Vegas Strip & Beyond
RSVP* www.teaconnect.org/westrsvp


Sponsors: 
All Things Integrated
Blue Line Studios
Canyon Creative
Color Reflections
Schedule
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 11
  • 6 - 11 pm Color Reflections Party
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12
  • 10 am Zarkana by Cirque de Soleil Backstage Tour
  • 12 noon Lunch at Canyon Creative
  • 2:30 pm The Revitalization of Downtown Panel Discussion at Blueline Studios (Speakers to be Announced)
  • 5:30 - 7:30 MOB Museum Tour
  • 8 pm - ? Downtown Lounge — TEA Mixer
  • 10 pm Zarkana @ ARIA Resort & Casino™ at CityCenter (Discounted Tickets Available)
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 13
  • Sunday Brunch (The Artisan Hotel. $20.00 per person includes Mimosas and Bloody Mary Bar)
EVENT WEEKEND PRICE
Members $25.00 Non-Members $40.00

LODGING
The Artisan Hotel - $99.00 per room/night Friday & Saturday 

Call 800.554.4092 and request the Themed Entertainment Association rate. 
Room reservation deadline EXTENDED to October 1 - book now.

DISCOUNTED ZARKANA TICKETS

10 pm Category D — $104
Tickets include taxes & fees
*RSVPs are mandatory and must be paid through the TEA Store at the time of RSVP for both registration and the show.




Ryan Markus, The Mob Museum, to speak at TEA's Las Vegas event Oct 11-13

Ryan Markus has been with the Mob Museum over two years and is consistently finding ways to improve his surroundings. Managing all of the interactive exhibits, technical infrastructure and computer systems, software and security Ryan is the go-to guy in all things information technology. His previous experience includes consulting and a director of IT at Logistic Finance and Managements Consultants. 

TEA invites you to
a weekend in Las Vegas, exploring the city's new urban revitalization!


Organized by the Western North America Division of the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA).


DATES October 11 - 13, 2013
LOCATION Las Vegas Strip & Beyond
RSVP www.teaconnect.org/westrsvp



Other speakers:

Tommy Bridges of ATI speaks at TEA Las Vegas event Oct 11-13


TEA invites you to
a weekend in Las Vegas, exploring the city's new urban revitalization!

 
Organized by the Western North America Division of the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA).

DATES October 11 - 13, 2013
LOCATION Las Vegas Strip & Beyond
RSVP* www.teaconnect.org/westrsvp


Speakers include:
Tommy Bridges – All Things Integrated (ATI)

Panel moderator Tommy Bridges, is a 26-year veteran of the audio-visual and broadcast product industry who helped Alcorn McBride become a global powerhouse. Bridges has worked with Walt Disney Parks, Universal Studios, and many other big name attractions throughout the world. In 2012,

he was elected to the International Board of the Themed Entertainment Association.


Other speakers:

Craig Sean Palacios, architect to speak at TEA's Las Vegas event Oct 11-13

TEA invites you to
a weekend in Las Vegas, exploring the city's new urban revitalization!


Organized by the Western North America Division of the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA).


DATES October 11 - 13, 2013
LOCATION Las Vegas Strip & Beyond
RSVP www.teaconnect.org/westrsvp



Speakers include:
Craig Palacios – CSP Architect
Craig Sean Palacios is the Owner of his firm, a consultant for a national sustainability firm and a university instructor. Currently he is working on a number of buildings for the Downtown Revitalization, such as the Fremont Studios and various restaurants and bars. He has
Craig Palacios
brought to life many of the structures we see around the valley with his many years of experience relays his knowledge as an adjunct professor for the UNLV School of Architecture. See his amazing work at www.csparchitect.com


Other speakers:

Robert Athey of ATI to speak at TEA's Las Vegas event Oct 11-13


TEA invites you to
a weekend in Las Vegas, exploring the city's new urban revitalization!


Organized by the Western North America Division of the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA).

DATES October 11 - 13, 2013
LOCATION Las Vegas Strip & Beyond
RSVP* www.teaconnect.org/westrsvp



Speakers include:
Robert Athey – ATI
Bob has designed and installed audio, video, and lighting systems in world-renowned venues and mixed for famous artists such as Bon Jovi, Lenny Kravitz, and the Eagles. In 2006, Bob and long-time cohort Francis Heinrich founded FBP Group, a lighting, sound, and video company that quickly made its mark on the industry by turning the most prominent clubs in the country into loyal clients. Years later, Bob and a team of handpicked specialists launched All Things Integrated (ATI), which is quickly becoming a leading force in the A/V industry.


Other speakers:

John Saltonstall of Blueline Studios to speak at TEA's Las Vegas event Oct 11-13

TEA invites you to
a weekend in Las Vegas, exploring the city's new urban revitalization!
 
Organized by the Western North America Division of the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA).

DATES October 11 - 13, 2013
LOCATION Las Vegas Strip & Beyond
RSVP* www.teaconnect.org/westrsvp


Speakers include:
John Saltonstall – Blueline Studios
Blueline Studios is a fabrication and rental company that handles the needs of Corporate Events, Themed Environments, Millwork, Film, Tradeshow Exhibits, Rentals and Live Theatrical Markets. They are
John Saltonstall
committed to a operating in a socially responsible manner by practicing green initiatives using the Reduce, Reuse and Recycle concept. 



Other speakers: