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Exhibitors & More Details Announced for CITT's Rendez-vous 2018

CITT/ICTS will host its 28th Rendez-vous trade show and conference at the Meridian Centre and Marilyn I. Walker School of Fine and Performing Arts in St. Catharines, ON, from Aug. 15-18, 2018.

Rendez-vous offers three days of sessions, workshops, backstage tours, a trade show exhibition, social events, and networking opportunities for professionals in the theatre and live production industry. The opening day will include a course on pyrotechnics safety and legal issues and that evening will host the popular Junk Challenge. Thursday will host the New Product Show and Tell Breakfast as well as a site visit at the Shaw Festival and a tour of the performing arts centre. Friday features a tour of the Scottish Rite Theatre in Hamilton, ON, as well as conference sessions on architecture, standards, and stage machinery. The Saturday conference sessions include the Ladies of the Backstage Forum, the Education Forum, and the Sound & Audio Caucus, Staging & Rigging Caucus, and Management Caucus.

Following the show on Aug. 19th and 20th, Bill Sapsis of Sapsis Rigging will be hosting a rigging seminar and Rendez-vous delegates will receive a special discount. The course is for mid- to upper-level technicians and offers 14 ETCP renewal credits for certified ETCP technicians.

The full conference schedule is available HERE.

For a list of confirmed exhibitors and a show map, CLICK HERE.

For more information as it becomes available, go to www.citt.org.

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Michael Raine is the Senior Editor at Professional Sound. He is also a co-host of the popular Canadian Musician Radio weekly podcast.