It’s an interactive celebration of everything Trekkie. Telus Spark opens the latest EMS Entertainment travelling exhibit this weekend called Star Trek: The Starfleet Academy Experience. Visitors can step into a Starfleet Academy replica, learn to speak Klingon, use a phaser, and guide the Starship Enterprise through virtual threat. “It’s that opportunity to test yourself as a potential recruit, but also the opportunity to see what the history of the television series was,” said Jennifer Martin, the CEO of Telus Spark.
The exhibit runs from Feb. 4 until June 4 and tickets start at $22.95 for kids and $29.95 for adults. For more Info visit www.sparkscience.ca
New York, NY – To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Star Trek, the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum hosts Star Trek: The Starfleet Academy Experience, an interactive exhibition that immerses visitors in the world of the beloved science fiction franchise. The experience opened to public on July 9 and remains open through October 31, 2016.
“We are thrilled to host The Starfleet Academy Experience and share the fun and educational side of Star Trek with visitors,” said Susan Marenoff-Zausner, president of the Intrepid Museum. “Star Trek is a beloved franchise whose fan base spans generations, and we are excited to be a part of the 50th anniversary celebration.”
“Star Trek has had a profound influence on many technologies we use today, and the show continues to inspire innovation and science,” said Christoph Rahofer, CEO of EMS Entertainment and executive producer of the show. “With Star Trek: The Starfleet Academy Experience, we want to engage our audience with the history of the future.” Read more
New York, NY (January 26, 2016) – To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Star Trek, the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum will host Star Trek:The Starfleet Academy Experience, an interactive exhibition that immerses visitors in the world of the beloved science fiction franchise. The exhibition is produced by EMS Entertainment, the leader in interactive immersive exhibitions, in collaboration with the Canada Aviation and Space Museum and under license by CBS Consumer Products. Making its U.S. debut at the Intrepid Museum, the exhibition offers visitors the chance to experience life as a Starfleet Academy cadet, as they attend the Academy’s Career Day in the 26th century. After student orientation, cadets will visit nine zones focused on the training center’s specialties: Language, Medical, Navigation, Engineering, Command and Science. Following these interactions, cadets will be assigned a specialty and a demeanor based on their individual training. The Starfleet Academy Experience, which will span 10,000 square feet on Pier 86, will be open to the public in summer 2016. Read more
This exhibition will inspire the Star Trek fan in everyone. Visitors will have the opportunity to become a Starfleet cadet, to beat the Kobayashi Maru test, and ultimately to pilot a starship from an active bridge. Meet our CEO at this year’s ASTC @ Montréal Science Centre, QC, Canada to learn more about this one-of-its-kind blockbuster exhibit ‘Star Trek: The Starfleet Academy Experience’.
OTTAWA, July 3, 2015 – Star Trek: The Starfleet Academy Experience, a brand new interactive exhibit which uses the Star Trek franchise as a springboard to teach visitors about science and technology, will have its world debut at the Canada Aviation and Space Museum (CASM) in Ottawa, Canada on “star date 052016” (20 May 2016).
This exhibition will inspire the Star Trek fan in everyone. Visitors will have the opportunity to become a Starfleet cadet, to beat the Kobayashi Maru test, and ultimately to pilot a starship from an active bridge.
“We are very proud to be developing this wonderful exhibition with our partners EMS and CBS Consumer Products,” said Alex Benay, President and CEO of the Canada Science and Technology Museums Corporation. “We are certain it will prove to be a ‘must-see’ for the 2016 summer tourists and locals alike, as well as a wonderful complement to the Canada Aviation and Space Museum’s existing visitor experiences and offerings on aviation and space travel.” Read more
Debuting as part of Star Trek’s 50th Anniversary celebration, the all-new touring interactive exhibit, The Starfleet Academy Experience, will immerse cadets in a first-of-its-kind ‘Trek Tech’ environment. Following a student orientation, cadets will complete science, engineering, medical and command courses before graduating from Starfleet Academy and receiving their commissioning in Starfleet. The unique STEM curriculum will blend Star Trek’s expanding universe with current and near-future developments to showcase the everlasting relevance and impact of innovation and technology on tomorrow’s world. Engaging stories featuring the legendary Starfleet officers and personnel will be woven throughout each segment to ensure that every cadet will be looking forward to experiencing their very own voyage to The Final Frontier.
The average time spent is targeted to 60 minutes with additional time available at optional Star Trek games, infograms and displays showcasing Star Trek’s influence on technology. The Starfleet Academy Experience will cover 7,000 to 15,000 sqft and accommodate up to 300 visitors per hour. A condensed version will be available for smaller exhibition spaces. Extensive retail, photo, simulator and cross-marketing opportunities are available with the iconic Star Trek brand.
The exhibition is produced by EMS Entertainment, the leader in interactive immersive exhibitions, in collaboration with the Canada Aviation and Space Museum and under license by CBS Consumer Products.
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