Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Preliminary program and speakers for SATE 2012 at Disneyland Paris, 19-21 Sept

The SATE Conference Committee has released preliminary information about sessions and some of the confirmed speakers, below:

Joe Rohde
Wednesday, Sept. 19 (Evening)
Opening Session and Introduction
Joe Rohde, Walt Disney Imagineering

Thursday Morning, Sept. 20
Working within a Multicultural Environment with a Multicultural Team

Chairs:
Michel Linet-Frion, Center Parcs
Bart Dohmen, BRC Imagination Arts

Matthew Jessner
Speakers include:
Patrick Stalder, International Olympic Committee
Koert Vermuelen, ACT Lighting
Matthew Jessner, Franco Dragone Entertainment Group
Keith James, Jack Rouse Associates
Steve Rhys, Forrec

Thursday Afternoon, Sept. 20
Interpretation/Cultural Representation Challenges & Responsibilities

Chairs:
Jan Maarten de Raad, JoraVision
Audrey O’Connell, Natural History Museum

Martin Arnaud
Speakers include:
Steve Swaby, Natural History Museum for King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture
Sophie Poirier, OCT Shenzhen
Martin Arnaud, Les Petits Francais

Friday Morning, Sept. 21
New Cultural Territories within the Global Market

Chairs:
Lesley Morisetti, LM Associates
Chris Conte, Electrosonic

Speakers include:
Manal Attaya, Sharjah Museums Authority
Andrea Dearden, Science Museum, London
Frederic Nancel, Chateau de Chantilly
Ray Hole, rh architects
Jean Francois Zurawik, Lyon’s La Fete des Lumieres
Alex MacCuaig, Drug Information Center Hong Kong

For more information and to register, visit  http://sate2012.blogspot.com/