ECA Conference Schedule and Speakers announced


With less than a week left until the 2018 ECA conference on the 7th February, the full schedule and speakers have been announced.


Session 1:

All change in event cinema? 10 years on – short term and long term look ahead

Presented by James Dobbin, Showcase Cinemas
Johnny Carr, Vue Cinemas
Karen Liu, Odeon Cinemas
Alice de Rosa, Trafalgar Releasing

Session 2:

Cineplace, hosted by Joe Evea and
Managed Networks hosted by Ben Rapp


ECA Box Office Awards sponsored by Encompass 

Session 3:

Windows to the world – what works in different territories?

Featuring 5 speakers from across the globe:

Middle East: Adon Quinn, Reel Cinemas, Emaar Entertainment, UAE

France: Thierry Fontaine, Pathé Live

North America: Brad LaDouceur, Cineplex Canada and John Rubey, Rubey Entertainment
US Arthouse cinema presentation by Woody Smith, Avenue ISR, USA

Australia: Claire Gandy, Event Cinemas, and Janelle Mason, CinemaLive


Details of the schedule and how to buy tickets are all here:

(ECA Members entitled to a discount – please contact
to obtain your discount code)See you on Wednesday 7 February!
Tickets are limited so book early to avoid disappointment

About Peter Knight

Peter Knight is the Commissioning Editor for the Cinema Technology Magazine, along with the Managing Editor for the Mad Cornish Projectionist website. He is still a working projectionist and AV technician with an interest in all things projected both in traditional cinema and elsewhere too. Peter has been running his own business since 2017.

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