Updated Information on World Congress and WSD2017

February 23, 2017

Dear Colleagues, 

It is our pleasure to invite you to the OISTAT World Congress and World Stage Design July 1-9, 2017 in Taipei, Taiwan. The Opening Ceremony is scheduled on 18:00 of June 30, 2017, by invitation. World Congress is at 13:00-18:00 on July 3, 2017 and 13:00-16:00 on July 4, 2017. WSD2017 team provides visa application assistance, for more information please see attached document Getting to Taiwan.

World Congress Registration
Please be sure to submit registration form before February 28, 2017 if you
1. Wish to attend OISTAT World Congress (July 3-4) and/or
2. Wish to book your accommodation via WSD2017 team.


June 30, 18:00 Opening Ceremony (by invitation)
July 1, 10:00 Exhibition Opening
July 1, 10:00-12:00 Executive Committee Meeting
July 3, 13:00-18:00


1. Organizational Reports
    1.1 President Report – Louis Janssen
    1.2 HQ Report – Wanjung Wei
    1.3 Financial Report – OISTAT Treasurer

2. Introduction of President and EC Candidates
    2.1 President Candidates (10 mins each) 
    2.2 Executive Committee Candidates (5 mins each)

3. Presentation of Candidate Centre & Vote
    Presentations: 10 mins each for Candidate Centre
    3.1 Associação Portuguesa de Cenografia/ 
  Portuguese Association of Scenography (Portugal)
    3.2 Asociación OISTAT España/ Association
  OISTAT Spain (Spain)

4. Reports of OISTAT Chairs 
    4.1 OISTAT Architecture
    4.2 OISTAT Education
    4.3 OISTAT Performance Design
    4.4 OISTAT Publication and Communication
    4.5 OISTAT Research
    4.6 OISTAT Technology

5. Statutes Revision & Vote

July 4, 13:00-16:00

WSD2021 Proposals
New Business
Election of President and Executive Committee
July 5, 10:00-13:30  OISTAT Performance Design Meeting
July 5, 14:00-16:00

OISTAT Publication & Communication Meeting
OISTAT Education Meeting
OISTAT Costume Design Group Meeting
July 5, 16:30-18:30
OISTAT Architecture Meeting
OISTAT Technology Meeting
July 5, 19:00

Awards Ceremony 
World Stage Design 
Theatre Architecture Competition
Technical Invention Prize
Honorary Member of OISTAT
July 6, 10:00-12:00  OISTAT Research Meeting
July 6, 14:00-16:00 Executive Committee Meeting
July 6, 16:30-18:30 Executive Committee / Governing Board Meeting


If you have questions on World Congress, please contact Headquarters If you need help regarding accommodation and visa, please contact WSD2017 team at


Wan-Jung Wei

Wan-Jung Wei  
General Manager

International Organisation of Scenographers, Theatre Architects and Technicians
Organisation Internationale des Scénographes, Techniciens et Architectes de Théâtre
Suite D, Center for Innovation Taipei (CIT), No.1, Yumen St., Taipei 10452, Taiwan 
Tel: +886 2 25962294 Fax: +886 2 25981647
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