Archive for the ‘Industry’ Category

IMAX AND ODEON & UCI CINEMAS TO LAUNCH FIRST IMAX VR™ CENTRE IN EUROPE

Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

Groundbreaking Agreement Ushers in Next-Generation of Immersive Entertainment Experiences to ODEON’s Printworks Multiplex in England LONDON – October 11, 2016 –IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) today announced an agreement with leading European exhibitor, ODEON & UCI Cinemas Group, to install the first pilot IMAX VR™ centre in Europe at its Printworks multiplex location ...

Winners of the GSCA 2016 Achievement Awards and IMAX Maximum Image Awards Announced at GSCA Conference

Wednesday, October 5th, 2016

October 4, 2016—The Giant Screen Cinema Association (GSCA) is pleased to announce the winners of its 2016 Achievement Awards, which recognize excellence in giant screen filmmaking, marketing, and lifelong learning. The awards were announced the evening of October 4 at the GSCA 2016 International Conference and Trade Show in Toronto ...

GSCA to Present Its Inaugural Outstanding Achievement Award to Renowned Filmmaker and IMAX Co-Founder Graeme Ferguson

Monday, October 3rd, 2016

September 30, 2016—The Giant Screen Cinema Association (GSCA) is very pleased to announce that renowned filmmaker and IMAX co-inventor and co-founder Graeme Ferguson is the recipient of its inaugural Outstanding Achievement Award. Mr. Ferguson will accept the award at the GSCA Achievement Awards on the evening of Tuesday, October 4, ...

D3D Cinema to Provide Christie Laser-Illuminated Giant Screen System at Carnegie Science Center

Monday, October 3rd, 2016

Evanston, IL (Oct. 3, 2016) - D3D Cinema (D3D) and Carnegie Science Center (CSC) in Pittsburgh are pleased to announce that D3D will install a premium laser-illuminated giant-screen cinema system in Fall 2017 as part of the CSC’s expansion and renovation project. The project also includes a new Science Pavilion, ...

IMAX CORPORATION TO PRESENT AT THE GOLDMAN SACHS 25TH ANNUAL COMMUNACOPIA CONFERENCE

Friday, September 16th, 2016

NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) today announced that CEO Richard L. Gelfond will present at the Goldman Sachs 25th Annual Communacopia Conference on Thursday, September 22nd, 2016, at 11:20AM ET. The conference is being held at the Conrad Hotel in New York. ...

GSCA to Hold Its 2017 International Conference and Trade Show in Chicago on September 26-28

Monday, August 29th, 2016

The Giant Screen Cinema Association (GSCA) is pleased to announce that its 2017 International Conference and Trade Show will be held in Chicago, Illinois, on September 26-28, 2017. The Navy Pier IMAX Theatre will host flat-screen presentations on the IMAX next-generation digital laser projection system, and the Museum of Science ...

Christie to Support GSCA 2016 International Conference and Trade Show as Partner-Level Sponsor

Wednesday, July 27th, 2016

July 27, 2016—The Giant Screen Cinema Association (GSCA) is pleased to announce that Christie is participating in the GSCA 2016 International Conference and Trade Show as a partner-level sponsor, the highest level of sponsorship. The GSCA conference will be held in Toronto on October 4-7, 2016, hosted by the Cineplex ...

IMAX CORPORATION REPORTS SECOND-QUARTER 2016 FINANCIAL RESULTS

Friday, July 22nd, 2016

HIGHLIGHTS - Robust Q2 2016 signings of 95 IMAX® theatre systems, up 217% year-over-year - IMAX increases 2016 installation guidance to 155 theatres, up from original 2016 guidance of 115 to 120 theatres, underscoring strong worldwide demand for IMAX theatres - Record backlog of 442 systems represents 40% growth to existing network of ...

IMAX CORPORATION TO ANNOUNCE SECOND-QUARTER 2016 FINANCIAL RESULTS AND HOST CONFERENCE CALL

Friday, July 8th, 2016

NEW YORK, July 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) today announced it will hold a quarterly conference call to discuss its second-quarter 2016 financial results on Wednesday, July 20 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time. This call is being webcast by Thomson Financial and can be accessed at www.imax.com ...

Evans & Sutherland Signs On As GSCA 2016 Conference Partner-Level Sponsor; Will Demo 8K Digital Fulldome Digistar 5 System at Ontario Science Centre

Thursday, July 7th, 2016

The Giant Screen Cinema Association (GSCA) is pleased to announce that Evans & Sutherland (E&S) will support the GSCA 2016 International Conference and Trade Show as a partner-level sponsor, the highest level of support. The conference will be held in Toronto on October 4-7, 2016, hosted by the Cineplex Scotiabank ...