GSCA Announces Locations for the 2018 Film Expo and the International Conference & Trade Show

Holly Springs, North Carolina ( November 10, 2017 ) -

The Giant Screen Cinema Association (GSCA) is pleased to announce the dates and locations for the association’s 2018 events.

The 2018 Film Expo will be hosted by the Pacific Science Center and Boeing IMAX Theater in Seattle, Washington, on March 12-13. The Film Expo will feature screenings of new giant screen films, films in production, and projects in development. The Westin Seattle will serve as the official Film Expo hotel.

The GSCA 2018 International Conference and Trade Show will be hosted by the Tennessee Aquarium and IMAX 3D Theater in Chattanooga, Tennessee, on September 21-23, with the Westin Chattanooga serving as the official conference hotel. On September 24, the McWane Science Center in Birmingham, Alabama, will host screenings in the IMAX Dome Theater. The GSCA International Conference and Trade Show will feature screenings of new films, films in production, and projects in development; professional development sessions; a trade show; a technical session highlighting the latest giant screen technology; and the annual GSCA Achievement Awards, which recognize excellence in giant screen filmmaking, marketing, and lifelong learning.

“We are thrilled that attendees will get to experience the dynamic cities of Seattle, Chattanooga, and Birmingham,” says GSCA Executive Director Tammy Seldon. “The Pacific Science Center, Tennessee Aquarium, and McWane Science Center are all revered institutions and longstanding GSCA members. We look forward to working with them to showcase new and upcoming films, share developments in giant screen technology, and provide the opportunity for professional development and networking.”

Additional details for both events will be posted at as they are confirmed.

About GSCA
The mission of the GSCA is to facilitate communication, information sharing, and the development of best practices to support the production and exhibition of original, high-quality, educational and entertaining giant screen cinema experiences. GSCA’s membership includes more than 260 organizations in nearly 30 countries. Member organizations include giant screen filmmakers, distributors, theaters, suppliers, manufacturers, and students from around the world. Connect with GSCA at,,, and For more information, contact GSCA Executive Director Tammy Seldon at