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Avid Announces NAB 2012 Technology Demonstrations, Customer Presentations and Live Webcast




As we count down the days to NAB 2012, we’re excited to share our lineup for the show, which includes presentations from renowned customers and the largest array of new product announcements from Avid at NAB in more than a decade. Additionally, we’ll be offering overviews of our recently released solutions including Pro Tools® 10, Media Composer® 6 and Avid Interplay® Media Asset Manager (MAM) 4. Follow the news as it happens and see which customers will join us on the main stage at the show.


Get Avid News Live on Sunday, April 15, 2012


We’re excited to host a live press event and simultaneous webcast to announce our latest solutions on Sunday, April 15 at 4:00 p.m. PT. A live online Q&A session with Avid experts will immediately follow the webcast. To participate, visit and select the registration option.]


Technology Demonstrations


If you’re able to join us at the show, come visit us in the South Hall at Booth SU902 to see technology demonstrations highlighting integrated news, sports, and TV production workflows that enable users to create amazing content and business value. We’ll also feature demonstrations of our industry-leading creative tools, including Symphony 6, Media Composer 6, Pro Tools 10, Avid DS, ICON, and System 5 mixing consoles for broadcast and post production. Avid solutions will also be showcased in more than 60 Avid Partner Booths, reinforcing our commitment to open, collaborative workflows.


Avid Customers to Share their experiences at NAB 2012


We’re thrilled to have several of our customers join us to share their stories at the show. Customer presentations on the main stage in our booth (SU902) will include the following guest speakers:


-- Morgan Spurlock (Comic-Con Episode Four: A Fan’s Hope, Failure Club, The Greatest Movie Ever Sold, A Day in the Life, Super Size Me)

-- Eddie Hamilton (X-Men: First Class, Kick-Ass, Resident Evil: Apocalypse)

-- BellMedia, Matthew Sherman and Michael Nunan

-- Discovery, Randall Rike

-- Person of Interest, Scott Weber and Keith Rogers from the Audio Team; and Joshua Levey, associate producer, and Ryan Malanaphy, assistant editor from the Picture Editorial Team

-- San Francisco Giants, Paul Hodges, Brad Martens, Chris Gargano


Avid will also be on hand at several NAB 2012 events including the following:


Avid and the John Lennon Educational Tour Bus will come together outside NAB Central Hall 5 entrance, offering public tours on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday of the state-of-the art mobile studio that visits schools, festivals and industry events all over the U.S. Documentary film maker Morgan Spurlock will be on board for a live stream event on April 17 at 5pm PDT. Outfitted with Avid’s latest audio and video offerings, including Media Composer 6, Pro Tools 10 and the new Pro Tools|HDX System, the John Lennon Bus is a self-contained professional recording studio and post facility dedicated to providing students of all ages with free hands on opportunities to make music and produce professional video projects


-- MediaMotion Ball, Monte Carlo Resort & Casino, April 16, 5:30- 10:30 p.m. PDT


-- Eleventh Annual Las Vegas SuperMeet, New Tropicana Hotel, April 17, 4:00-11:00 p.m. PDT


For more information and to stay connected with Avid at the show or online at NAB 2012:


-- Visit the Avid at Booth #SU902, Las Vegas Convention Center -- April 16-19, 2012


-- Visit for more details on session times, live webcast information and information about Avid at NAB 2012.


-- For daily updates during the show, check Avid’s "Industry Buzz" blog, and follow Avid on Twitter: @Avid, and Facebook:

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