Friday, November 8, 2019

Scott And Carol Present - The IAPPA 2019 Legends Panel Discusses Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge

The upcoming Legends panel at the IAAPA Expo has announced that it will bring feature several individuals who were essential in the creation of Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge in two Disney theme parks. "The objective of the annual panel is to preserve and share the otherwise-lost wisdom and methods of the industry's great achievers, in a way that helps tomorrow's leaders shape the future."

"Four amazing super-star Legends share insights, strategies and lessons learned by leaving the known path and inventing new worlds," Bob Rogers wrote of the panel. "They share lessons that you can soon be applying to your own work."

This year's participants are:

Scott Trowbridge - Portfolio Creative Executive for Walt Disney Imagineering and the head of the Galaxy's Edge creative team.

Anisha Deshmane - Assistant Producer, guiding the development of interactive experiences.

Margaret Kerrison - Managing Story Editor who served as the story lead for Galaxy's Edge.

Chris Beatty - Executive Creative Director for Galaxy's Edge.

The Legends panels is moderated by Bob Rogers, Founder, BRC Imagination Arts, who has already been inducted into the IAAPA Hall of Fame and received a Thea Lifetime Achievement award. He started his career in the industry as a magician in the Magic Shop at Disneyland.

Legends 2019: Report from the Galaxy’s Edge is set for Wednesday, November 20 at 3:30pm during the IAAPA Attractions Expo. The panel is always very popular so it is suggested that anyone interested get in line early to make sure they get a seat!