GSCA 2024 International Conference Schedule

Please note, this schedule is as of May 29, 2024, and will change quite a bit. Please check back often.

Sunday, September 22: Pre-Dome Day, Birmingham, AL


Time


Event


Location

10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Registration and Information

Hotel

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Registration and Information

McWane Science Center

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Dome Demonstrations

McWane Science Center

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Welcome Reception

McWane Science Center

Monday, September 23: Dome Day, Birmingham, AL


Time


Event


Location

Breakfast on your own

8:00 am - 5:15 pm

Registration and Information

McWane Science Center

8:00 am - 8:45 am

Film 1

McWane Science Center

8:45 am - 9:30 am

Film 2

McWane Science Center

9:30 am - 10:15 am

Film 3

McWane Science Center

10:15 am - 10:30 am

Break

McWane Science Center

10:30 am - 11:15 am

Film 4

McWane Science Center

11:15 am - 12:00 pm 

Film 5

McWane Science Center

12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

Film 6

McWane Science Center

12:45 pm - 1:45 pm 

Lunch

McWane Science Center

1:45 pm - 2:30 pm

Film 7

McWane Science Center

2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

Film 8

McWane Science Center

3:15 pm - 4:00 pm 

Innovations Session

McWane Science Center

4:00 pm - 4:15 pm 

Break

McWane Science Center

4:15 pm - 5:00 pm 

Film 9

McWane Science Center

5:00 pm - 5:45 pm

Film 10

McWane Science Center

5:45 pm 

One-Way Bus departs

9:00 pm

Bus arrives (one hour time difference between Birmingham and Chattanooga)

Westin Chattanooga

Monday, September 23: Chattanooga, TN


Time


Event


Location

12:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Registration and Information

Westin: Valley Room

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Rehearsals

TN Aquarium IMAX

4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Time for Meetings

9:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Welcome Reception

Westin: Roy McDonald, Jr. Ballroom

Tuesday, September 24: Chattanooga, TN

Time


Event


Location

Breakfast on your own

8:00 am - 11:30 am

Registration and Information

Westin: Valley Room

8:00 am - 11:30 am

Professional Development Sessions

Westin: Portman Ballroom

11:30 am - 1:00 pm 

Lunch on your own

11:45 am - 12:30 pm

Award Rehearsals (invitation only)

TN Aquarium IMAX

12:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Registration and Information

TN Aquarium IMAX

1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Films in Production and Projects in Development sponsored by IMAX Corporation

TN Aquarium IMAX

3:30 pm - 3:45 pm

Break

TN Aquarium IMAX

3:45 pm - 4:30 pm 

Film 1

TN Aquarium IMAX

4:30 pm - 5:15 pm

Film 2

TN Aquarium IMAX

5:15 pm - 6:00 pm

Awards Reception

TN Aquarium IMAX

6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

GSCA Achievement Awards

TN Aquarium IMAX

7:15 pm

Dinner on your own

Wednesday, September 25: Chattanooga, TN


Time


Event


Location

Breakfast on your own

8:30 am - 11:00 am

Registration and Information

TN Aquarium IMAX

8:30 am - 9:15 am

Film 3

TN Aquarium IMAX

9:15 am - 10:00 am

Film 4

TN Aquarium IMAX

10:00 am - 10:15 am

Break

10:15 am - 11:00 am

Film 5

TN Aquarium IMAX

11:00 am - 11:45 am

Film 6

TN Aquarium IMAX

11:45 am - 12:30 pm

Film 7

TN Aquarium IMAX

12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Lunch on your own

2:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Registration and Information

Westin: Valley Room

2:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Professional Development Sessions

Westin: Portman Ballroom

5:30 pm

Dinner on your own

Thursday, September 26: Chattanooga, TN


Time


Event


Location

8:00 am - 11:00 am

Registration and Information

Westin: Valley Room

8:00 am - 8:30 am

Breakfast provided

Westin: Portman Ballroom

8:30 am - 11:00 am

Professional Development Sessions

Westin: Portman Ballroom

11:00 am - 11:30 am

Walk to Theater

11:30 am - 6:00 pm

Registration and Information

TN Aquarium IMAX

11:30 am - 12:15 pm

Film 8

TN Aquarium IMAX

12:15 pm - 1:00 pm

Film 9

TN Aquarium IMAX

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Lunch on your own

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Innovations Session

TN Aquarium IMAX

3:30 pm - 4:15 pm

Film 10

TN Aquarium IMAX

4:15 pm - 4:30 pm

Break

TN Aquarium IMAX

4:30 pm - 5:15 pm

Film 11

TN Aquarium IMAX

5:15 pm - 6:00 pm

Film 12

TN Aquarium IMAX

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Dinner on your own

9:00 pm - 1:00 am

Closing Party

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GSCA Mobile App

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