– Tekserve (www.tekserve.com), a provider of technology solutions for creative professionals, along with Avid and Apple is presenting an Avid Everywhere workshop, “Discover the Power of Collaborative Workflows,” on June 5 from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the French Institute, Florence Gould Hall, 55 East 59th Street in Manhattan. Jeff Rosica, Avid’s senior VP of worldwide field operations will share a look at Avid Everywhere, Avid’s vision for the media industry.
The workshop will cover how to create, manage, and monetize media in one end-to-end environment, connect and collaborate with anyone located anywhere in the world, access and share media via the cloud, distribute content to a variety of channels and maximize editorial investment through subscription and floating license options.
Interested participants can pre-register online: rsvp.tekserve.com/tekserve-presents-avid-everywhere and should plan to arrive to check in on the day of the event, between 1 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Attendees are also welcome to meet with representatives from Cisco, LaCie, Magma, JB&A, ATTO, Spectra Logic, Telestream, and Corning while waiting for the official kickoff at 1:30 p.m.
From 1:30 p.m. to 2 p.m., Jeff Rosica will present an overview of the Avid Everywhere vision. Following Rosica’s presentation, Apple will share insights into its new Mac Pro from 2:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.
A break will then follow, with participants invited to network with Tekserve’s media vendors, while enjoying refreshments, from 3 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Avid will then hold two presentations: a “Video Everywhere” demonstration, referencing remote editorial with Avid Media Composer from 3:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. and a “Broadcast Everywhere” demonstration, detailing end-to-end solutions using Avid MediaCentral Platform from 4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
A customer panel discussion will then take place from 4:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. featuring Jesse Averna, multiple Emmy-award winning editor; Zak Tucker, owner of Harbor Picture Company; John Gallagher, director of the Borough of Manhattan Community College Media Center; and Chris Franklin, owner of Big Sky Edit. A closing reception will conclude the event from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.