PLASA Show 2017


The 7th Rigging Conference is being held this year on the 19th September at Olympia Exhibition Centre. After three successful years at ExCeL London, the conference will again take place alongside the PLASA Show, which is enjoying a return to West London.

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Rigging Conference
09:00 - 09:30
Registration; morning tea and coffee served
09:30 - 10:30
Rocky Paulson: Opening Keynote Address
Rocky will be discussing his career as a rigger and the influences from his earlier life that shaped it. He will talk about how starting his company, Stage Rigging, led ...
10:30 - 11:00
Mid-morning tea and coffee
11:00 - 12:30
Chain of Command
A session exploring the employment relationships that exist in staging a show, from the designer to the contractors on the ground. It seems productions often rely on freelance contractors to ...
12:30 - 13:00
CEN and NELC updates
News and updates on the NRC and trainee rigger scheme, insurance benefits and new initiatives. We’ll also hear from Ron Bonner about the progress of CWA 15902 to becoming an ...
13:00 - 14:00
Lunch
14:00 - 15:30
The Challenges of Flying PA
This session is about the world of flying PA, from system specification to how the improvements in loudspeaker rigging systems affect the modern audio engineer. Josh and Adam will describe ...
15:30 - 16:00
Afternoon tea and coffee
16:00 - 17:30
Onward and Upward
Performer flying is a complex discipline utilising equipment ranging from high tech, state of the art machinery to basic components familiar to riggers and flymen everywhere. It is becoming commonplace ...
17:30 - 18:00
ICoPER update
full details to follow ...
18:00 - 19:00
Post-conference drinks

SHOW OPENING TIMES:

LONDON, OLYMPIA
Sunday 17 September
10am - 6pm
Monday 18 September
10am - Late
Tuesday 19 September
10am - 4pm


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