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Neon Speaks Saturday Symposium

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Great American Music Hall

859 O'Farrell Street

San Francisco, CA 94109

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A day of neon talks, discussions, and time to meet speakers who are on the front line of the national movement to protect historic neon.

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The Saturday Symposium is a main event covered by the 3-Day pass to Neon Speaks Festival and Symposium. To find out more about main and auxiliary events, See Neon Speaks full schedule for April 26-27-28, 2019

Join us for the Saturday Symposium at the historic and ornate Great American Music Hall in San Francisco. This will be a day-long informal and spirited event. A rare gathering of hard-working members of the network of the national neon preservation movement. Bonus: Will Durham will be displaying Reno's famous neon sign of the Mapes Hotel M-Cowboys plus other neon signs the he has preserved via the Nevada Neon Project.

Presentations include:

Tod Swormstedt, director of the American Sign Museum, will give opening remarks and moderate a panel discussion.

New York Neon by Tom Rinaldi, New York Neon book, New York, NY

Treasures from the Vault: High Voltage Designs of EPCO by Heather David, San Jose Signs Project, San Jose, CA

Rescuing Reno Neon by Will Durham, Nevada Neon Project, Reno, NV

100 Years of the Congress Hotel by Jude & Monica Cook, Ignite Sign Museum, Tucson, AZ

Sputkniks vs. Roto-Spheres by Debra Jane Seltzer, RoadsideArchitecture.com, Ventura, CA

Restoring the Castle Argyle by Dydia DeLyser & Paul Greenstein, Restoration Specialists, Keynote Speakers, Los Angeles, CA

Other details: Your pass or ticket to the symposium includes with lunch (vegan option)and dessert. Coffee/tea station for morning and afternoon coffee breaks.

This is a main event covered by the 3-Day pass to Neon Speaks Festival and Symposium. To find out more about main and auxiliary events, See Neon Speaks full schedule for April 26-28, 2019

Top photo by Will Durham, Mapes Hotel, Reno, NV, preserved by Will and the Nevada Neon Project. Have your photo taken with the Mapes M-Cowboys at Neon Speaks Saturday Symposium!

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