Exclusive behind the scenes technical tours at Walt Disney World
Unique opportunity to see up close and personal how automation is applied in the entertainment industry!
These unique tours are only open to full conference registrants
Tour 1: EPCOT Attractions Backstage Tour — This tour is sold out!
Monday, 24 September
12:30 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
This tour will showcase two high energy attractions. The tour will visit the maintenance bay of each location, where the advanced safety systems and attractions controls and motors are located. There will be an opportunity to ride both attractions and a question and answer session with our one of the leading attractions safety engineers and Greg B. Hale, chief safety officer and vice president, worldwide standards and auditing, with Walt Disney Parks & Resorts and ISA.
Tour 2: Lights, Motors, Action! at Disney’s Hollywood Studios® — This tour is sold out!
Monday, 24 September 24
3:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
This tour will focus on the safety and technical components involved in a stunt show. There will be a backstage component where we will visit the ‘garage’ where they work on the very specialized stunt cars, a visit to the costuming building where the drivers store all of their safety gear and the zone where the flame suit is prepared, a tour of the set, and a viewing of the stunt show from VIP seating. Time will be included to ask questions to our pyrotechnics and entertainment special effects subject matter expert.
Tours subject to change.