Schedule of Events

International Day Monday, October 27

 

Sunday, October 26, 2014

11:00AM–6:00PM                
Expo 2014 Registration

(Great Hall Registration, Third Floor)


3:00PM–6:00PM
Convention Registration

(Grand Ballroom Registration, Second Floor)


Monday, October 27, 2014

7:30AM–7:00PM      
Convention Registration

(Grand Ballroom Registration, Second Floor)


8:00AM–6:00PM      
Expo 2014 Registration

(Great Hall Registration, Third Floor)


8:15AM     
Breakfast
Sponsors:
Rentrak
IMAX Corporation 
(Atlantic Ballrooms 2 & 3, Second Floor)     


8:45AM                 
International Awards Program
Moderator:                             
Mark Viane
Senior Vice President, Latin America and Asia Pacific, Paramount Pictures International

“Latin American Market On The Upswing"
Keynote Address:
Mauricio Duran, Senior Vice President, Marketing and Distribution, Latin America, Universal Pictures International

Rentrak's Latin American Box Office Achievement Award 
Presented to Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures International for "Maleficent"

International Exhibitor of the Year
Eduardo Acuña, Cinépolis

 


 9:45AM                                 
Buses depart for the AMC Aventura 24 from the lower level entrance of the convention center.  Last bus departs at 9:50AM


10:15AM–12:30PM              
Morning Session at the AMC Aventura
International Distribution and Marketing Presentations
Moderator:                            
Mark Walukevich, Senior Vice President International Film, National Amusements

10:15AM-11:00AM
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures International
Presenters:
Martin Iraola, SVP, Latin America & Country Manager, Argentina
Cristina Giosa, Vice President of Marketing

11:00AM-11:45AM
Paramount Pictures International
Presenter:
Mark Viane, Senior Vice President Latin America & Asia Pacific

11:45AM-12:30PM 
Universal Pictures International
Presenter:
Mauricio Duran, SVP, Marketing & Distribution, Latin America


12:30PM-1:30PM    
Lunch
(AMC Aventura Lobby)


1:30PM–3:00PM                 
Afternoon Session at the AMC Aventura
International Distribution and Marketing Presentations

1:30PM-2:15PM
20th Century Fox International
Presenters:
Eduardo Echeverria, EVP, Distribution, Latin America
Martha Cavalheiro, Marketing Vice President, Latin America

2:15PM-3:00PM                  
Warner Bros. Pictures International
Presenter:                              
Monique Esclavissat, EVP, Europe & Latin America

3:30PM-4:15PM
"Online Ticketing"
Moderator:
Paul Dergarabedian, Senior Media Analyst, Rentrak
Panelists:
Kevin Shepela, Vice President Commerce, Fandango
Carrie Trotter, Director, Film & Theatre Marketing, AMC Theatres
Amber Stepper, Vice President, Marketing & Advertising, National Amusements

3D Presentations Presented in RealD 3D
(AMC Aventura 24, Auditorium 20)
(Buses return to the Westin Diplomat at the conclusion of the presentations.)


4:30PM-5:30PM                   
Seminar
- Global Roundtable
Moderated by:                        
Rolando Rodriguez, Marcus Theatres
Panelists:                                
Miguel Mier, Chief Operating Officer, Cinepolis
Steve Bunnell, Executive Vice President, Global Content, Cinemark
Mark Christiansen, Executive Vice President, Worldwide Operations, Paramount Pictures
Jack Ledwith, Senior Vice President International Distribution, Universal Pictures International 

(Atlantic Ballrooms 2&3, Second Floor)


5:30PM-8:30PM       
Opening Night Dinner & Reception on the Expo 2014 Floor
Sponsor:                             
Audience Entertainment
Host:
Barry Grieff, CEO & Founder 

(Great Hall, Third Floor)


9:00PM                                  
Screening

IFC Films 

(AMC Aventura 24, Auditoriums 19 & 20)
(Buses return to the Westin Diplomat at the conclusion of screenings.)

 

Monday, October 27

 

Sunday, October 26, 2014

11:00AM–6:00PM                
Expo 2014 Registration

(Great Hall Registration, Third Floor)


3:00PM–6:00PM
Convention Registration

(Grand Ballroom Registration, Second Floor)


Monday, October 27, 2014

7:30AM–7:00PM      
Convention Registration

(Grand Ballroom Registration, Second Floor)


8:00AM–6:00PM      
Expo 2014 Registration

(Great Hall Registration, Third Floor)


2:00PM-3:15PM                   
Spotlight on Expo 2014

Learn from Exhibitors what they will be highlighting on the 2014 Expo Floor

Presenters:
Tim Abraun, Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Uncle John’s Burger Dog
Michael Archer, Vice President of Digital Cinema, Doremi
Edward Cheyfitz, Account Manager, Nestlé
Susie Beiersdorf, VP Sales, Digital Cinema Solutions, Sony Digital Cinema
Jeff Jones, Market Manager, Cretors
Clint Koch, Sales Director, USL, Inc.
Paul Marcot, Sales Manager, GDC Technology
Mike McCarthy, Trade Show Specialist, JBL Professional
Jim Reisteter, General Manager of Digital Cinema, NEC
Alan Roe, CEO, Jack Roe USA
 


3:30PM-4:15PM                  
“Online Ticketing"
Moderator:

Paul Dergarabedian, Senior Media Analyst, Rentrak

Panelists:
Jeremy Devine, VP Exhibitor and Studio Relations, Movietickets.com
Kevin Shepela, Vice President Commerce, Fandango
Carrie Trotter, Director, Film & Theatre Marketing, AMC Theatres
Amber Stepper, Vice President, Marketing & Advertising, National Amusements 

(Atlantic Ballrooms 2 & 3, Second Floor)


4:30PM-5:30PM   
Seminar -  Global Roundtable
Moderated by:                        
Rolando Rodriguez, President & CEO, Marcus Theatres
Miguel Mier, Chief Operating Officer, Cinepolis 
Steve Bunnell, Executive Vice President, Global Content, Cinemark
Mark Christiansen, Executive Vice President, Worldwide Operations, Paramount Pictures
Jack Ledwith, Senior Vice President International Distribution, Universal Pictures International

(Atlantic Ballrooms 2 & 3, Second Floor)


5:30PM-8:30PM       
Opening Night Dinner & Reception on the 2014 Expo Floor
Sponsor:                             
Audience Entertainment

 

(Great Hall, Third Floor)


9:00PM                                  
Screening
IFC Films 

(AMC Aventura 24, Auditoriums 17)
(Buses return to the Westin Diplomat at the conclusion of screenings.)

 

Tuesday, October 28

8:00AM–5:00PM      
Convention Registration

(Grand Ballroom Registration, Second Floor)


8:00AM–5:00PM      
Expo 2014 Registration

(Great Hall Registration, Third Floor)


9:00AM-9:30AM      
Breakfast

(Atlantic Ballroom Foyer, Second Floor)


9:00AM–10:00AM   
Seminar
Monetizing Your Digital Investment – New Technologies To Serve The Exhibition Community

Moderator:
Bill Mead, Publisher, DCinemaToday.com 

Presenters:
Adam Cassels, Chief Marketing Officer, Audience Entertainment
Jon Hussman, CEO, Timeplay
 

(Atlantic Ballrooms 2 & 3, Second Floor)


10:00AM                  
Buses depart for the AMC Aventura 24 from the lower level entrance of the convention center.  Last bus departs at 10:10AM.


10:30AM                   
Screening
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures 

(AMC Aventura 24, Auditoriums 17 & 19)

(Buses return to the Westin Diplomat at the conclusion of screenings.)


12:00PM–5:00PM    
Expo 2014 & Luncheon

(Great Hall, Third Floor)                


4:15PM
Buses depart for the AMC Aventura 24 from the lower level entrance of the convention center.  Last bus departs at 4:10PM.


4:45PM                      
Screening
Sony Pictures Releasing

(AMC Aventura 24, Auditoriums 17 & 19)


6:30PM                      
Refreshment Break


6:45PM                      
Screening
Lionsgate Entertainment
 

(AMC Aventura 24, Auditoriums 17 & 19)

(Buses return to the Westin Diplomat at the conclusion of screenings.)


9:00PM                      
Poolside Italian Dinner Reception “Featuring Richie Fay’s Famous Pasta Station”
Sponsor:
Lionsgate Entertainment
 

(Infinity Pool Deck, Westin Diplomat)

                                              

Wednesday, October 29

8:00AM–6:30PM                  
Convention Registration

(Grand Ballroom Registration, Second Floor)


8:00AM–6:30PM      
Expo 2014 Registration

(Great Hall Registration, Third Floor)


8:30AM–12:00PM    
Expo 2014 and Breakfast

(Great Hall, Third Floor)        


12:00PM–1:00PM     
Networking Lunch on the Intercoastal
Sponsor:                                
Sony Digital Cinema 
National CineMedia 

(Aizia Restaurant, Diplomat Landing)


1:00PM
Buses depart for the AMC Aventura 24 from the Diplomat landing pick-up zone behind the escalators at 1pm.
 


1:30PM                      
Screening
Warner Bros. Pictures

(AMC Aventura 24, Auditoriums 17 & 19)  


3:00PM                      
Refreshment Break


3:30PM                      
Screening
20th Century Fox / Fox Searchlight 

(AMC Aventura 24, Auditoriums 17 & 19)

(Buses return to the Westin Diplomat at the conclusion of screenings.)


6:00PM                                  
Happy Hour on the Expo 2014 Floor

(Great Hall, Third Floor)


8:30PM                      
Exhibitor Relations Presents… FRIGHT NIGHT

Co-Sponsors:
Fandango                     
MIT

Chairpersons:                        
Ed Clegg, Focus Features
David Hawkins, CBS Films

Participating Studios as of 8/18/14
CBS Films
Focus Features
Freestyle Releasing
IFC Films
Lionsgate
Paramount Pictures
Relativity Media
Roadside Attractions
Universal Pictures 
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures

 

(Grand Ballroom, Second Floor)

Thursday, October 30

8:00AM–6:00PM
Convention Registration

(Grand Ballroom Registration, Second Floor)


8:00AM-8:30AM      
Breakfast

(Atlantic Ballroom Foyer, Second Floor)


8:30AM-10:00AM    
ShowEast University - Hosted by the International Cinema Technology Association (ICTA)
and The National Association of Concessionaires (NAC)

Co-Moderators:   
Larry Etter, Senior Vice President, Malco Theatres, Inc. and Director of Education, NAC
Joe DeMeo, Director of Sales, Digital Cinema Projection Division, North America, Barco Inc. and President, ICTA 

 

8:30AM-8:50AM                 
“Immersive Seating”

Presenters:              
Theodore Kim, SVP, Head of Theatre Development & Relations, CJ 4Dplex Americas 
Frank Tees, Vice President Technical Sales and Support, Moving Image Technologies 
 

8:55AM-9:40AM 
“Be Healthy and Happy at the Concession Stand”
Presenters:
Latter Etter, Senior Vice President, Malco Theatres, Inc.
Neely Schiefelbein, Vice President, Worldwide Sales, Cinema Scene
Jeff Scudillo, Executive Vice President, Special Markets, The Promotion in Motion Companies
                   

9:45AM-10:05AM
"Lasers vs. Xenon"
With the introduction of new alternative light sources for the cinema, Tom Hardenburger, Philips, and Andrew Gaweda, Barco, will explain the advantages, challenges, and what cinema operators can expect in the future from Xenon and laser light sources.

Presenters:
Andrew Gaweda, Director Product Management NA, Entertainment Division, Barco, Inc.
Tom Hardenburger, Global Product Manager, Philips 
 


10:00AM
Buses depart for the AMC Aventura 24 from the lower level entrance of the convention center. Last bus departs at 10:10AM.
 


10:30AM
Screening
Universal Pictures 

(AMC Aventura 24, Auditoriums 17 & 19) 


1:00PM–2:30PM      
ShowEast Hall of Fame Luncheon
Co-sponsors:   
NEC Display Solutions                      
Reynolds & Reynolds Inc.
Dolby Laboratories 

ShowEast Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony 
Moderators:                           
Jeff Goldstein, Warner Bros. Pictures
Clark Woods, iPic Theatres

 

Class of 2014 as of 9/03/14
*Eugene Amodeo
Florence Groner
Henri Frankfurter 
Libby Mauro
Julie Mitchell
Thom Velde
*Posthumously 

Variety The Children’s Charity Presentation

 

(Grand Ballroom, Second Floor)


2:30PM                     
Buses depart for the AMC Aventura 24 from the lower level entrance of the convention center.  Last bus departs at 2:40PM. 


3:00PM                      
Screening
20th Century Fox / Fox Searchlight 

(AMC Aventura 24, Auditoriums 17 & 19)

(Buses return to the Westin Diplomat immediately following the screening.)


7:30PM                      
Final Night Banquet and Awards Ceremony
Sponsor:                                 
The Coca-Cola Company

Emcee:                                               
David Passman, CEO, Carmike Cinemas

                       

Award Presentations                       

Bingham Ray Spirit Award
Randy Ostrow, Independent Producer
           

Al Shapiro Distinguished Service Award
Jody and Stan Reynolds, Sr.
Reynolds & Reynolds Inc.
                                                 

Salah M. Hassanein Humanitarian Award
Malco Theatres
Accepted by Bobby Levy                                                                          

Show “E” Award
Ken Caldwell, Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures

 

(Grand Ballroom, Second Floor)