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Thursday, November 17 • 9:30am - 5:30pm
ACT Academy Intensive

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ACT Academy and their special guests put on a full day of training on subjects ranging from MA3 setup and workflows, to fixture maintenance, to automated tracking. Find yourself immersed in the latest technologies and learn about them from the talented people already pushing them to their limits.

9:00am - 10:15am
MA3 Showfile Setup for Volunteers and First Timers
Andrew Ginn – Church of the Highlands
Corey Furr – Church of the Highlands
Aria Hailey – ACT Entertainment

10:30am- 11:45am
MA3 Showfile Setup for Versatility and Speed
Justin Cheatham – theActivity
Daniel Kannenberg – MA Lighting

Lunch is provided.

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Networking Your Resources for the Show Environment
Matt Geasey – Just Networking

2:15pm - 3:30pm
Maintaining your New IP Fixtures
Marc Lorenz – Ayrton Digital Lighting
Dylan Rogers – ACT Entertainment

3:45pm - 4:45pm
Designing a zactrack system for fully automated tracking
Alistair Smyth – zactrack International
Aria Hailey – ACT Entertainment

5:00pm - 6:00pm
zactrack Configuration and Setup
Paul Roch – zactrack International
Aria Hailey – ACT Entertainment

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Justin Cheatham

Lighting Director / Programmer, The Activity / Hidden Nuance International Creative
Native New Yorker Justin Cheatham has been involved in the performing Arts for just about 4 decades now.  Appearing on set for the first time as an actor on Sesame Street at the age of 5. He continued his life in the arts attending Manhattan School of music’s preparatory division... Read More →
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Corey Furr

Production Support Technician, Church of the Highlands
Corey Furr is the lead lighting support tech at Church of the Highlands, a multi-site church in Alabama with over 20 campuses. He has experience in all aspects of lighting including programming, system design and integration, and troubleshooting. With proficient knowledge of the GrandMA2... Read More →
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Matt Geasy

Tech, Just Networking / Clear All Visuals LLC
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Andrew Ginn

Production Systems Engineer, Church of the Highlands
Andrew Ginn is a 20+ year veteran in the production industry (dating back to when he was 15). Through that time Andrew has worked in several areas including casinos, concerts & touring, theater, corporate AVL, AVL integration, and church production. At Highlands, Andrew serves as... Read More →
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Aria Hailey

MA & zactrack Software Support, ACT Entertainment
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Daniel Kannenberg

Brand and Product Manager, MA Lighting International GmbH
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Marc Lorenz

Lighting Director and Programmer, Light-Pixel
Marc Lorenz is a freelance designer, lighting director and programmer. As well as being “hands on“ at the front line of the production industry, he is a recognised trainer for lighting consoles and media-servers. He has over 25 years' experience with festivals, arena shows, tours... Read More →
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Paul Roch

COO and Project Manager, zactrack
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Dylan Rogers

Service Manager, ACT Entertainment, Inc.
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Alistair Smyth

Brand Manager, Zactrack
Alistair Smyth, a veteran of the industry, is a brand manager at zactrack International. After earning a bachelor’s degree in aerospace engineering from Kingston University London, he worked for Vari-Lite, High End Systems, Christie Lites, A.C. Entertainment Technologies (AC–ET) and Flashlight. Most recently, he was a Technical Sales Advisor at Elation, where he... Read More →

Thursday November 17, 2022 9:30am - 5:30pm PST
  LDInstitute™, LDIntensives
  • COURSE LEVEL Introduction-Intermediate
  • Session Number L48
  • Early Bird Price $445
  • Price (After 15 October) $545
  • ETCP Credits 4