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New Advanced Digital Publishing Workshop Added to 2013 NAB Show Conference Program

NAB and Future Media Concepts (FMC) announced today that a Digital Publishing Workshop has been added to the Post|Production World (P|PW) training program at NAB Show, April 6-10 in Las Vegas, NV. Produced in coordination with FMC’s newly launched TAP! (Technologically Advanced Publishing), this 3-day, multi-track workshop will focus on digital publishing, marketing and monetizing content in a connected world.

“The migration to laptops, tablets and smartphones is unlike anything the world has ever seen,” said FMC President Ben Kozuch. “Designers, authors, photographers, filmmakers, broadcasters, podcasters, app developers and more have an evident need for this training and are scrambling to master the best practices for publishing, marketing and monetizing content in this new age. This new workshop at NAB Show brings the technologies, practices and best techniques to the forefront for all content creators and producers.

“With new software and technology like Apple iBooks Author, Adobe Digital Publishing Suite and much more, manufacturers are intent on giving designers the tools they need to present their content like never before. Creating and distributing dynamic and interactive content, that harnesses the sudden rise in tablets and digital media devices, is crucial for all content creators," said Kozuch.

The Digital Publishing Workshop will run parallel with Post|Production World at NAB Show. Now in its ninth year, P|PW is designed to provide practical take-away tips and techniques for experts across a variety of production and post disciplines. Sessions are taught by the FMC world-renowned team of certified instructors, published authors and industry experts who will share their best practices and latest innovations. Certification Prep Classes and Exams will also be offered for Adobe Premiere Pro 250, Apple Final Cut Pro X and Avid Media Composer 6.

“As consumers demand greater connectivity among devices, content creators need to adapt content for multiple platforms and effectively blend graphics, text, video and interactive media,” said Chris Brown, NAB Show executive vice president, conventions and business operations. “Through P|PW and FMC’s new Digital Publishing Workshop, we look forward to preparing our attendees with the tools they need to stay ahead of the curve and monetize their work."

To attend the Digital Publishing Workshop, register for the NAB Show SMART Pass, Post|Production World or Digital Publishing Workshop Pass.

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, apps 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®, Boris FX, NewTek®, and Softimage®. More information is available at www.FMCTraining.com.

About NAB Show

NAB Show, held April 6-11, 2013 in Las Vegas, is the world's largest electronic media show covering filmed entertainment and the development, management and delivery of content across all mediums. With more than 90,000 attendees from 151 countries and 1,600+ exhibitors, NAB Show is the ultimate marketplace for digital media and entertainment. From creation to consumption, across multiple platforms and countless nationalities, NAB Show is home to the solutions that transcend traditional broadcasting and embrace content delivery to new screens in new ways. Complete details are available at www.nabshow.com.

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About NAB

The National Association of Broadcasters is the premier advocacy association for America's broadcasters. NAB advances radio and television interests in legislative, regulatory and public affairs. Through advocacy, education and innovation, NAB enables broadcasters to best serve their communities, strengthen their businesses and seize new opportunities in the digital age. Learn more at www.nab.org.

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