All NATEAC Sessions Confirmed for July Conference; Some Provide AIA LU|HSW Credits

by | Jun 13, 2024 | News


The North American Theatre Engineering Architecture Conference, NATEAC, powered by ESTA, will be held July 13 – 16, 2024 at the New York City College of Technology. All sessions, case studies, and hands-on charrettes are now confirmed. This quadrennial event features engaging presentations, thought-provoking discussions, and unique opportunities for networking with presenters and attendees including the kickoff New York City Harbor Cruise party, the conference charity dinner benefiting Behind the Scenes, and an after-party cocktail reception.

In addition, NATEAC has been accepted as an American Institute of Architects (AIA) approved continuing education provider. Attendees may will receive credit for any AIA/LU HSW approved session they attend at the 2024 NATEAC.

The confluence of innovative, forward-thinking minds from theatre, engineering, and architecture only comes together untethered once every four years at NATEAC. With the theme of “Access,” ESTA welcomes everyone to participate in this unique conference.

Join sessions, case studies, and hands-on charrettes provided by luminaires including Christina Keryczynskyj, Charcoalblue; Betty Siegel, The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts; Mark Raggatt, ARM Architecture Australia; Heather McAvoy, Heather McAvoy Design; Todd Hensley, Schuler Shook; Kristi Avalos, Accessology Too; Steve Knight, David M. Schwarz Architects; Amy D Lux, LoboLux Design; Paul Behrhorst, ConsultAbility; Monona Rossol, Arts, Crafts & Theater Safety; and more. The full NATEAC schedule can be found at

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