Thursday, September 4, 2014

SATE '14 Architecture & Technology sessions announced


SATE '14 is the annual design conference of the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA), hosted Oct 2&3 by Florida State University (FSU) at the John & Mable Ringling Museum of Art in Sarasota, Florida. SATE '14 presenting sponsors are Christie and Electrosonic.

SATE (Storytelling, Architecture, Technology, Experience) brings together creatives, producers, owners and operators in the visitor attractions industry. SATE explores issues, opportunities and possibilities relating to the creation of compelling guest experiences for entertainment, education, retail and branding.

Architecture segment
Chair: Al Cross of PGAV Destinations. Speakers will include Dr. Timothy Parker of Norwich University, Abbey Rosen Holmes of NYXdesign, Zack Zanolli of Fisher Marantz Stone. Read more

Technology segment 
Chair: Mk Haley of FSU and Walt Disney Imagineering. Speakers will include Peter Weishar of FSU, Prof. Mark Francis of UCLA, Tommy Bridges of All Things Integrated, Stephan Villet of Smart Monkeys, Eric Cantrell of Medialon, and Martin Palicki of InPark Magazine. Read more

Coming soon: Updates on SATE '14 Experience and Storytelling sessions, chaired by Adam Bezark of The Bezark Company, and Phil Hettema of The Hettema Group. SATE '14 is co-chaired by Aram Ebben of exp and Stefan Lawrence of Rethink. More info about SATE '14