Schedule of OISTAT Hub and OISTAT forum

May 8, 2023

OISTAT Hub is about the celebration of designers, scenographers, theatre architects, technicians and theatre makers around the world. We invite everyone to come to Vila Štvanice (map link location) during June 10-15, 2023, a place to connect, get to know OISTAT and our international community. An international gathering that offers a unique experience to hear the stories and exchange practices of theater people from different professions and cultural backgrounds. We also look forward to hearing students talk about their experiences at international events and their subject of interest. Come party with us, meet new friends and expand your international networking.


Date Time Meetings & Events
June 10 13:30-15:30 #Svobodays - Advanced technologies for performing arts @TENT
Presentation by:
Christine Richier - ENSATT, Lyon (FR)
Pavla Beranová - JAMU, Brno (CZ)
Eufrasio Lucena-Muñoz, ESAD-Sevilla, (Spain)
14:00-16:00 EC Meeting (Closed Meeting)
June 11 10:00-12:00 Let's talk about History, the Canon project @TENT
Project Planner: Chis Van Goethem
13:30-18:30 OISTAT Forum & Empathy LAB: Stories of Hope Exhibition Opening
18:30-21:45 OISTAT Hub Opening Party
19:00-19:30 OISTAT Hub Opening Performance: PRAY
June 12 10:00-17:30 Empathy LAB: Stories of Hope Exhibition
10:00-12:00 Performance Design Commission: Annual Convergence & Election
13:30-15:30 Lighting Design Sub-commission Meeting & Election
15:30-17:30 Sound Design Sub-commission Meeting & Election
WSD Pandemic Mask Landscape Documentary @ TENT
Project Planner: Laura Crow
June 13 10:00-17:30 Empathy LAB: Stories of Hope Exhibition
10:00-12:00 Education Commission Gathering
10:00-12:00 Plot, Line, and Colors @ TENT
Project Planner: Dinesh Yadav
13:30-15:30 Research Commission Meeting & Election
15:30-17:30 Technology Commission & Space Design Sub-commission Meeting
June 14 10:00-17:30 Empathy LAB: Stories of Hope Exhibition
10:00-20:00 Latin American Day
20:00-21:30 Latin Ameican Party
June 15 10:00-12:00 Empathy LAB: Stories of Hope Exhibition
10:00-12:00 Costume Design Sub-commission Meeting & Election
13:30-14:30 Architecture Commission Gathering
14:00-15:15 Performance Design in Australia:
Roundtable Discussion & Networking Event @ TENT
Project Planner: Tessa Rixon
14:30-15:30 Publication & Communication Commission Gathering
15:30-16:30 EC & GB Meeting (Closed Meeting)
16:30-17:30 Closing

OISTAT Forum Agenda

Date: June 11, 2023
Time: 13:30-18:30 

Time Topic Speaker
13:00-13:30 Registration  
13:40-13:45 Opening Remarks Aby Cohen (OISTAT President)
13:45-13:50 Welcome Speech Liang-ruey Ke (Ambassador,
Taipei Economic and Cultural Office, Prague)
13:50-14:00 Future Landscape of OISTAT Wanjung Wei (OISTAT Executive Director)
14:00-14:45 OISTAT Global Connection  
14:45-15:00 Break  
15:00-15:55 Theatre and Resilience: Scenography in Conflict Regions Anna Dukhovychna (Ukraine)
Nino Gunia-Kuznetsova (Georgia)
Allan Tsui (Hong Kong)
16:00-16:40 Exhibition Opening|Empathy Lab: Stories of Hope  
16:45-17:15 Panel|OISTAT & ČOSDAT  
17:15-17:40 Break  
17:40-17:50 World Stage Design 2022 Presentation Patrick Rizzotti
17:50-18:00 World Stage Design 2025 Presentation  
18:00-18:05 World Stage Design Handover Ceremony  
18:10-18:30 World Stage Design 2025|Taste of Sharjah Performance