AdventurerPasquale Scaturro will be the keynote speaker at this year's 9th Annual LargeFormat Cinema Association Conference, which kicks off in Los Angeles today[Tuesday] and runs until Apr 29.

Theindustry forum will explore issues affecting the large format business, andincludes panel discussions, revenue generating ideas, and technicaldemonstrations.

Ninelarge format 70mm screenings will include Polar Express 3D, Robots, MysticIndia, and The Mystery Of TheNile, which chronicles one ofScaturro's expeditions.

Graeme Ferguson, one of thefounders of IMAX Corporation, will receive the 7th Annual Kodak Vision Award onApr 28.