What do I need to know about union jurisdictions?
I.A.T.S.E. Local 16 Stagehands are the primary workforce for general session, keynote, breakout and exhibit floor A/V and theatrical labor. Local #16 can be contacted at (415) 441-6400. Other union jurisdiction are:
I&D: Sign and Display Workers Local #510
is the workforce for the installation and dismantle of all exhibit displays, decorations, modular systems, specialty furniture, floor coverings, drapery and all sign/graphic applications including electronic digital signs, video walls, monitors, displays and rigging required for the above work.
Sign Display Local 510 Union Office: (415) 468-7280
Sign Display Local 510 Website: www.local510.org
Freight: Brotherhood of Teamsters local #65
Electrical: IBEW Local #6
Security: I.A.T.S.E. Local #B-18
Telephones and Internet: CWA
Food & Beverage: Hotel & Restaurant Workers Local #2
SMG will assign a House Head to your event to assist you in loading-in, setting-up, performance, and loading out your show/equipment in a supervisory position.
The House Head will be responsible for providing a seamless connection to the building and the IA.T.S.E. Stagehand crews. The Agent will also issue the I.A.T.S.E. Stewards report for the session that he/she oversees.