2019 Sessions

Five sessions run concurrently each day of the conference — a total of 40 sessions over two days!

At least one session in each timeslot on Thursday was dedicated to live events (Live Events Track), and at least one each day on Friday was dedicated to the technical side of the industry as part of our Rigging Track, sponsored by Riggit Services Inc.


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Keynote: Mayhem at Events, and How to Prevent (Some of) It
Thursday, March 7, 8:05am

Despite what some people suggest, there are few "best practices" in the event industry. Instead, we have to make judgments about the reasonably foreseeable risks under our own circumstances.

In this keynote presentation, Event Safety Alliance Vice President Steven A. Adelman will use stirring oratory and lawyerly reasoning to explore the ultimate risk management question: What could go wrong?

Sports and entertainment lawyer Steven A. Adelman is the head of Adelman Law Group, PLLC in Scottsdale, Arizona and Vice President of the Event Safety Alliance.


Live Events Track

Thursday’s programming includes sessions below specific to the Live Events industry.

Rigging Track

Those interested in the technical side of the events industry can find sessions throughout the day on Friday (and some on Thursday!). Rigging Track sponsored by Riggit Services Inc.

30 Minute Sessions