(Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine) – The Graphic Arts Show Company and Future Media Concepts recently announced the co-location of theCreative Cloud Masters Conference with GRAPH EXPO, September 28 – October 1, 2014 in Chicago.
Creative Cloud Masters Conference provides advanced training for print, web and video designers in Adobe’s Creative Cloud from Adobe certified instructors and master trainers. The co-location reflects GRAPH EXPO’s progressive growth and expansion into integrated media technologies, answering a need within the industry. “GRAPH EXPO has always experienced strong demand for education, best practices and tips for design and creation. Adding the new Creative Cloud Masters Conference is the perfect compliment, delivering huge value for attendees,” remarked Christopher Price, Vice President of Graphic Arts Show Company. “Now, attendees can expand their design skills and spark their creative inspiration with the training they’ll receive in the Creative Cloud Masters Conference, then, have full access to the newest equipment innovations to bring their designs to life in GRAPH EXPO’s comprehensive exhibit hall.”
Attendees GRAPH EXPO can expect to see new technologies and advancements in wide format digital printing, commercial printing, 3D printing, photo imaging, pre press, sublimation and more. Creative Cloud Masters Conference offers 3 days of cutting-edge design techniques, including classes on portrait retouching and the power of Photoshop, advanced color conversion techniques, HTML and CSS styles for e-publishing, getting started in video production, animation and interactive design, integrating print and online workflows and more. “We’re confident agency, print shop and design professionals will find new inspiration at this year’s show. With these two co-located events, shop owners and graphics professionals will have a competitive advantage in the marketplace, equipped to deliver unparalleled creative services to customers,” noted Price.
Both events will be held at the McCormick Place South in Chicago, Illinois, September 28-October 1, 2014. All-access, one and two-day registration passes for the Creative Cloud Masters Conference are available. All conference passes provide admittance to both events; early bird discounts are available through August 15. For more information, visit creativecloudmasters.com and graphexpo.com.
About Creative Cloud Masters Conference
Prepare yourself for a new era of media innovation. At Creative Cloud Master Conference, you’ll spend three-days building your skills, expanding your creativity and learning new creative techniques using the full suite of Adobe design programs. Increase your productivity as world-renown experts share valuable time-saving tips and workflow ideas; connect and collaborate with like-minded creative professionals and industry leaders. Sessions will cover print (including DPS), web, video, audio, and new media workflows and are ideal for Graphic designers, PrePress Professionals, Art Directors, Web Designers, videographers and artists pursuing motion graphics and video. Creative Cloud Masters Conference registration includes complimentary admittance to GRAPH EXPO exhibit hall. Register today at creativecloudmasters.com. Produced by Adobe Authorized Trainer, Future Media Concepts.
About Future Media Concepts
Future Media Concepts, Inc. (FMC), established in 1994, is the nation’s premier digital media training organization providing manufacturer-authorized training in digital video and film editing, motion graphics, Web design and development, sound design, 3D animation, desktop publishing, architectural and mechanical design, Mac IT, and mobile apps development.
FMC provides in-class, on-site, and online training options for IT professionals, app developers, and digital media professionals engaged in the creation, management, and delivery of digital entertainment and media content. In addition, FMC is a leading producer of education-rich conferences for today’s leading electronic entertainment trade shows both in the U.S. and internationally. FMC is an Authorized Training partner for Adobe®, Apple®, Autodesk®, Avid®, and, NewTek®. More information is available at fmctraining.com
About GRAPH EXPO
Recognized as the most innovative and comprehensive exhibition in the Americasof inkjet, digital, offset, flexo, gravure and hybrid technologies, products, and services for the commercial, transactional, converting and package printing, publishing, mailing, in-plant, photo imaging, marketing, and industrial printing industries, this year’s “Integrate” themed GRAPH EXPO 14 offers an exciting show-going experience for a diverse spectrum of attendees. The industry event presents the latest graphic communications technologies in live equipment demonstrations across the exhibition floor, plus education on the most in-demand products and newest profit-making opportunities. GRAPH EXPO 14 offers more than 70 interactive learning sessions and 50+ co-located events for attendees across 12 key market segments. For additional information about GRAPH EXPO 14, visit: graphexpo.com.
About Graphic Arts Show Company (GASC) gasc.org
GRAPH EXPO 14 is produced by the Graphic Arts Show Company (GASC). GASC is owned by the National Association for Printing Leadership (NAPL), NPES The Association for Suppliers of Printing, Publishing and Converting Technologies (NPES), and the Printing Industries of America. GASC is located at 1899 Preston White Drive, Reston, VA 20191 USA, telephone: 703/264-7200, fax: 703/620-9187, e-mail: info(at)gasc(dot)org.