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Thank you, and Be Well

This Thanksgiving weekend we would like to express our thanks to the amazing live event community. In the absence of shows, concerts and conventions, we may not have not been as connected with our ‘work families’ as usual – it…

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Global Day of Action

Hot on the heels of a successful Canadian Day of Visibility for the Live Event Community, the global organization #WeMakeEvents is calling on live event companies and people to reach out across the world. (more…) “Global Day of Action”

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Harrison Bye

Harrison has been an instrumental past of the Live Event Community execution team since its early days as an important resource for out-of-work workers.

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light
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Posted 6 months ago

The Billington Files Practice your programming skills in real time as you listen to award-winning Lighting Designer Ken Billington direct his lighting team for the production of  New York City Center Encores’ Me and My Girl.

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The federal government launched the new Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) to help businesses struggling due to the COVID-19 crisis keep and rehire their employees. Find out who qualifies for this relief.

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Rigging/Flys
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Posted 6 months ago

TAIT is now offering free online training courses for iQ Powered by NAVIGATOR to the live event community. By providing these courses, everyone interested in participating is given an opportunity to learn, engage and prepare for future automation experiences. Whether a first-time learner or highly experienced show operator, the iQ Training Video Series is tailored […]

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Canada
Posted 6 months ago

This project aims to avoid the gatherings of people in various supermarkets and pharmacies during the COVID-19 pandemic. Based on the geolocation of the device, it will show various points of interest such as supermarkets, pharmacies, clinics, bars etc., with an estimated waiting time and a forecast of the next hour. NOTE: This project does […]

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THE CBC CREATIVE RELIEF FUND will support innovative original projects with compelling perspectives and unique voices that also reflect contemporary Canada, and follow the recommended local and national COVID-19 safety guidelines. Canadian creators can apply immediately starting today, April 9, until 11:59 pm ET on Friday, April 24, and eligible applicants will be notified of their project’s […]

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Join SoundGirls and Modern Projects, Inc. on Wednesday, April 15 at 14:00 EDT / 19:00 BST for a panel of Theater Working Professionals for an online ‘meetup’ to discuss career trajectories, obstacles, access, success stories and more. This will be a lightly-moderated introduction and facilitated Q&A format.  Come prepared with questions and topics interesting to […]

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Posted 6 months ago

Projects are structured as follows. Project contain Screens, Outpus and Processors. Processors are determined by screen settings. Processors are arranged differently depending on-screen view vs output view. Custom tiles, processors and outputs are turned off at the moment. Please stick to what is in the dropdowns. Things are geared towards working for someone with little […]

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Online
Posted 6 months ago

Our goal is to demystify AI The Elements of AI is a series of free online courses created by Reaktor and the University of Helsinki. We want to encourage as broad a group of people as possible to learn what AI is, what can (and can’t) be done with AI, and how to start creating […]

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Posted 6 months ago

Nikon’s mission has always been to empower creators. In these uncertain times, we can do that by helping creators stay inspired, engaged and growing. That’s why we’re providing all of our courses free for the entire month of April. Let’s come out of this even better.

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Online
Posted 6 months ago

In this ten part series, veteran broadcast audio mixer or A1, Andrew Stoakley talks with eleven A1’s about what got them interested in the craft and why we love what it is we do. This series is not about the nuts and bolts about the job, it was intended to be a conversation between two […]

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We’re offering a free therapist-led online drop-in group for support and connection. Join us at 2pm each Thursday in April as we create a safe space for you to share, be heard, and find new ways of supporting yourself to ‘ride the waves’ during the COVID-10 pandemic. Tanya Kowalenko and Moin Subhani are both Registered […]

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FREE video-based peer support groups and substance use tracking around COVID-19.

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Free Credit Counselling, Budgeting Help & Debt Consolidation Options. The Credit Counselling Society is a registered, non profit service for consumers. Since opening over 23 years ago, we have helped over 700,000 Canadians: Solve Debt Problems: Learn how to get out of debt and save money Manage Money Better: We can help you with your budgeting […]

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audio
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Posted 6 months ago

Audinate is pleased to offer over 25 free online learning opportunities this month– some available in a variety of languages. This is a great opportunity to officially obtain new Dante Certifications, learn about Dante Domain Manager and join interesting discussions on case studies and Dante design principles. We look forward to seeing you there! Webinar […]

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