AIMC Program

Full program detailing all convention activities, meals, receptions, films, seminars and the trade show

Program

The 2014 Program has not been finalised however will include activities:

  • product presentations and movie previews from major and independent film distributors
  • speakers and panels covering topical industry issues
  • expanded trade show featuring our regular exhibitors as well as many new exhibitors
  • industry achievement award presentations
  • gala dinners and functions to provide the opportunity for delegates to network with colleagues and peers

Download a preliminary 2014 Program (subject to change)

General information on arrival and registration procedures, meals, awards, tradeshow and seminars can be found in the general information tab.

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  • Sunday 12 October 2014 - Premiere Film Event
    • 7:00am - 2:00pm
      Trade Show set up
      Pavilion Marquee
    • 2:00pm - 8:00pm
      AIMC Registration Office open
      Pavilion Gallery
    • 5:30 - 7:00pm
      AIMC WELCOME
      Pavilion Lawns
    • 7:30pm - 9:30pm
      PREMIERE FILM EVENT
      Jupiters Theatre
    • 9:30pm - late
      The DELUXE Network Bar

      Join your colleagues for a relaxing drink at the AIMC Network Bar

      Atrium Bar
  • Monday 13 October 2014
    • 6:30am - 10:00am
      Breakfast
      Food Fantasy Restaurant
    • 7:00am - 12:00pm
      Trade Show set up
      Pavilion Marquee
    • 8:00am - 7:00pm
      Registration Office open
      Pavilion Gallery
    • 9:30am
      Theatre doors open
      Jupiters Theatre
    • 10:00am - 11:00am
      WELCOME, KEYNOTE & OPENING ADDRESS

       

       

      Jupiters Theatre
    • 11:00am - 12:30pm
      PRODUCT PRESENTATION

      Presentation of upcoming product from a major film distributor

      (no recording equipment of any kind will be allowed into the cinema)

      Jupiters Theatre
    • 12:00pm - 5:00pm
      TRADE SHOW Open for inspection
      Pavilion Marquee
    • 12:30pm - 2:30pm
      LIGHT LUNCH served within the Trade Show
      Pavilion Marquee
    • 2:00pm
      Theatre doors open
      Jupiters Theatre
    • 2:30pm - 5:30pm
      PRODUCT PRESENTATION & MOVIE SCREENING

      Presentation of upcoming product & movie screening from a major film distributor

      (no recording equipment of any kind will be allowed into the cinema)

      Jupiters Theatre
    • 6:30pm - 9:00pm
      AIDA DINNER: including AIDA Trailer Presentation and Award Ceremony

      AIDA: Quality. Independent. Entertainment.
      Join AIDA (Australian Independent Distributors Association) for a seated dinner; distributors’ trailer presentations during the dinner function; and an Awards presentation.

      Your hosts, AIDA members: Becker Film Group, Curious Film, Hopscotch Entertainment One, Icon Film Distributors, Madman Entertainment, Palace Films, Pinnacle Films, Potential Films, Rialto Distribution, Sharmill Films, StudioCanal and Umbrella Entertainment.

      Pavilion Ballroom
    • 8:45pm
      Theatre doors open
      Jupiters Theatre
    • 9:00pm - 11:00pm
      MOVIE SCREENING

      Movie screening from an independent film distributor

      Jupiters Theatre
    • 9.30pm - late
      The DELUXE Network Bar

      Join your colleagues for a relaxing drink at the AIMC Network Bar

      Atrium Bar
  • Tuesday 14 October 2014
    • 6:30am - 9.00am
      Breakfast
      Food Fantasy Restaurant
    • 8:00am - 7:00pm
      Registration Office open
      Broadbeach Room
    • 8:30am
      Theatre doors open
      Jupiters Theatre
    • 9:00am - 12:00pm
      PRODUCT PRESENTATION & MOVIE SCREENING

      Presentation of upcoming product & movie screening from a major film distributor

      (no recording equipment of any kind will be allowed into the cinema)

      Jupiters Theatre
    • 9:00am - 5.00pm
      TRADE SHOW open for inspection
      Pavilion Marquee
    • 12:00pm - 2:00pm
      LIGHT LUNCH served in the trade show
      Pavilion Marquee
    • 2:00pm - 3:00pm
      GUEST SPEAKERS & INDUSTRY FORUMS
      Pavilion Ballroom
    • 2:30pm
      Theatre doors open
      Jupiters Theatre
    • 3:00pm - 6:00pm
      PRODUCT PRESENTATION & MOVIE SCREENING

      Presentation of upcoming product & movie screening from a major film distributor

      (no recording equipment of any kind will be allowed into the cinema)

      Jupiters Theatre
    • 6:30pm - 9:00pm
      DINNER & AIMC TRIVIA CHALLENGE

      Join us for a fun evening of trivia to test delegates' knowledge of movies, actors and actresses, and moviemakers. Get your team of movie buffs together to participate in the fun over dinner.

      Quiz Master, Des Partridge (former Journalist, Film Writer & Reviewer at "The Courier Mail")  will test your knowledge in this fast-paced Trivia Challenge.

      Great prizes to be won!!

      Pavilion Ballroom
    • 8.45pm
      Theatre doors open
      Jupiters Theatre
    • 9:00pm - 11:00pm
      MOVIE SCREENING

      Movie screening from an independent film distributor

      (no recording equipment of any kind will be allowed into the cinema)

      Jupiters Theatre
    • 9:30pm - late
      The DELUXE Network Bar

      Join your colleagues for a relaxing drink at the AIMC Network Bar

      Atrium Bar
  • Wednesday 15 October 2014
    • 6:30am - 9:00am
      Breakfast
      Food Fantasy Restaurant
    • 8:00am - 7:00pm
      Registration office open
      Broadbeach Room
    • 8:30am
      Theatre doors open

      Jupiters Theatre
    • 9:00am - 12:00pm
      PRODUCT PRESENTATION & MOVIE SCREENING

      Presentation of upcoming product & movie screening from a major film distributor

      (no recording equipment of any kind will be allowed into the cinema)

      Jupiters Theatre
    • 9:00am - 5:00pm
      TRADE SHOW open for inspection
      Pavilion Marquee
    • 12:00pm - 2:00pm
      BOX OFFICE ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS LUNCHEON

      Join us for an elegant luncheon to celebrate the presentation of the key Highest Grossing Box Office Awards for 2013 / 2014 

      Awards may include:

      • Award for Highest Grossing Foreign Language Film
      • Award for Highest Grossing Australian Film
      • Award for Highest Grossing New Zealand Film
      • Award for Highest Grossing 3D Film in Australia
      • Award for Highest Grossing Film in New Zealand
      • Gold Award for Highest Grossing Film in Australia

       

      Pavilion Ballroom
    • 2:00pm - 4:00pm
      GUEST SPEAKERS & INDUSTRY FORUMS

       

       

      Pavilion Ballroom
    • 3:30pm
      Theatre doors open
      Jupiters Theatre
    • 4:00pm - 7:00pm
      PRODUCT PRESENTATION & MOVIE SCREENING

      Presentation of upcoming product & movie screening from a major film distributor

      (no recording equipment of any kind will be allowed into the cinema)

      Jupiters Theatre
    • Evening free
      A chance to try out one of the many restaurants in Jupiters Hotel & Casino or venture out to Broadbeach with colleagues. 
       
    • 9:00pm - late
      The DELUXE Network Bar

      Join your colleagues for a relaxing drink at the AIMC Network Bar

      Atrium Bar
  • Thursday 16 October 2014
    • 6:30am - 9.00am
      Breakfast
      Food Fantasy Restaurant
    • 8:00am - 7:00pm
      Registration Office open
      Broadbeach Room
    • 9:00am - 2:00pm
      TRADE SHOW open for inspection

      Last chance for delegates to visit the AIMC Trade Show for 2014

      Light lunch will be served in the trade show area

      Pavilion Marquee
    • 8:30am
      Theatre doors open
      Jupiters Theatre
    • 9:00am - 12:30pm
      PRODUCT PRESENTATIONS & MOVIE SCREENING

      Presentation of upcoming product & movie screening from independent film distributors

      (no recording equipment of any kind will be allowed into the cinema)

      Jupiters Theatre
    • 12:30pm - 2:00pm
      LIGHT LUNCH to be served in Trade Show
      Pavilion Marquee
    • 1:30pm
      Theatre Doors Open
      Jupiters Theatre
    • 2:00pm - 5:30pm
      PRODUCT PRESENTATIONS & MOVIE SCREENING

      Presentation of upcoming product & movie screening from independent film distributors

      (no recording equipment of any kind will be allowed into the cinema)

      Jupiters Theatre
    • 7:00pm - 7:30pm
      2014 CONVENTION WRAP: Pre-dinner drinks

       

       

      Pavilion Gallery
    • 7:30pm - 11:30pm
      2014 CONVENTION WRAP PARTY

      Join fellow delegates for a gala dinner, industry achievement awards, entertainment and fun.

      Dress: Cocktail/After 5; Lounge Suit (tie optional)

      Pavilion Ballroom
    • 10:30pm - late
      The DELUXE Network Bar

      Finish off a big week at the 2014 AIMC, share a drink with colleagues and friends, and display your great karaoke and dancing skills at the DELUXE Network Bar.

      Pavilion Gallery
  • General Information
    • 9am - 10am
      Helpful information

      Dress:  DAYTIME / EVENING - smart casual; 2014 CONVENTION FINAL NIGHT - dress Cocktail/After 5: Lounge Suit (tie optional) 
      On Arrival:  Please ensure you register at the Convention Office in the Broadbeach Room, The Pavilion Convention Centre, Jupiters Hotel & Casino Gold Coast where you will be issued with the final agenda, name badge and breakfast vouchers.
      Registration name badges: MUST be worn and visible at all times.  YOU WILL NOT BE ADMITTED TO THE VARIOUS FUNCTIONS AND ACTIVITIES WITHOUT YOUR NAME BADGE.  You will be asked to present your name badge to AIMC personnel to scan and check validity for various functions.
      Convention activities: All convention activities will run at the published times so please arrive early.
      Breakfast vouchers: Please ensure you have received breakfast vouchers for all the days you are registered for the convention.  These are only valid for redemption at  Jupiters Hotel & Casino's Food Fantasy restaurant and cannot be exchanged for in-room dining or cash.
      Beverages: Standard beverages (excluding Spirits) will be provided during all convention meal times. Spirits may be purchased by delegates during these events. A cash bar will operate at all other times.
      Mobile phones & recording equipment:  No recording equipment will be allowed into the cinema for any screenings. AXIS security will provide low light surveillance of the cinema to immediately identify any breaches of use of recording equipment.
      RENTRAK $10million plus - AIMC Box Office Achievement Awards:   The AIMC Box Office Awards luncheon will present the Highest Grossing Awards for 2013 / 2014.
      Theatre Candy Bar: The candy bar in the theatre lower foyer will be open 30 mins prior to all distributor product presentations for delegates to enjoy a snack.
      DELUXE Network Bar - AIMC offers an exclusive late night bar for delegates to meet and mingle and enjoy a drink in this relaxed atmosphere.

      Location A