IBC and Future Media Concepts to Offer Apple(R), Avid(R) and Adobe(R) Post-Production Certified Training Programme at IBC2011

By Ibc, PRNE
Tuesday, June 7, 2011

LONDON, June 8, 2011 -

- Advanced Classes Taught by Certified Instructors Support Career Goals
of Working Professionals

IBC, the world's leading electronic media event and Future Media Concepts
(FMC), the premier digital media training organisation, today announced that
they will be offering Apple(R), Avid(R) and Adobe(R) post-production
workshops at IBC2011, RAI Amsterdam, 8-13 September.

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"The IBC Certified Training programme highlights IBC's commitment to
serve the needs of individuals within broadcasting and electronic media and
to continually provide the platforms to support the industry," comments
Michael Crimp, ceo, IBC. "We are proud to be working again with FMC. The high
standards that they deliver, the relevance of their courses and the skills of
the presenters will ensure that the programme is a worthwhile investment for
any post-production professional."

This is the second year that IBC and FMC have joined forces with the IBC
Certified Training Programme, which this will be year offering two-day Apple
Final Cut Studio workshops, two-day Avid Editing workshops and a single
one-day Adobe Production Premium workshop. For attendees' convenience, the
full schedule is offered twice and repeats itself between Thursday 8 and
Monday 12 September. The sessions are intended to support the career and
technical goals of post-production professionals, and are designed to
maximise their creativity and efficiency on the software. Sessions are taught
by FMC-Certified Instructors and culminate in an optional, one-hour
certification test on either Friday 9, Sunday 11 or Monday 12 September.

"The toolset available for post-production is ever changing, and the top
talent in the business is always pushing the envelope to make the most of
what's available. Software is becoming more complex and the need for cutting
edge training has never been that evident," said Ben Kozuch, FMC Conferences
president and co-founder. "FMC workshops help professionals keep pace. Our
instructors are well-known for their ability to lead objective and relevant,
hands-on sessions that ensure participants maximise the experience. After
last year's success at IBC, we are glad to have the opportunity to return to
IBC for another round of effective Apple, Avid, and Adobe training."

Presenters include Jeff Greenberg, principal instructor, FMC; Robbie
, colorist and vice president, Amigo Media LLC; Abba Shapiro,
writer/producer/director, Shapiro Video & Multimedia; Yossy Tessone, Apple
and Avid certified instructor, FMC; Luisa Winters, certified Adobe
instructor, FMC; and Sean Casella, Apple certified trainer and Adobe
certified instructor, FMC.

All sessions are offered between 9:00 and 18:15, with a one-hour lunch
break. Apple topics include but are not limited to: understanding the brand
new FCP X, working with the new colour tools, maximising efficiency, workflow
and advanced techniques for Final Cut Studio. Avid topics will cover advanced
trimming techniques, optimising media composer settings for efficiency, tools
like Marquee, ScriptSync and PhraseFind and SpeedFX. Adobe topics include
Dynamic Link and Round-tripping in Adobe Production Premium, colour
correction with After Effects and Premiere, Animating Text in Photoshop
Extended and more.

For more information on the IBC Certified Training Programme and to
register please go to www.ibc.org/ibccertifiedtraining.

About IBC

IBC is the leading global tradeshow for professionals engaged in the
creation, management and delivery of broadcasting media and entertainment.
The event's unparalleled exhibition and agenda setting conference encompass
the very latest developments in broadcasting, mobile TV, IPTV, digital
signage and R&D making it essential for everyone's understanding of the
industry and its future.

    Conference 8 - 13 September 2011
    Exhibition 9 - 13 September 2011
    For more information go to www.ibc.org

About Future Media Concepts, Inc.

In 1994, Jeff Rothberg and Ben Kozuch launched Future Media Concepts
(FMC) as the world's first Avid(R) Authorized Training Center. Over the
years, FMC expanded its curriculum to become the nation's premier digital
media training organization, representing the leading software manufacturers,
including Adobe(R), Apple(R), Autodesk(R), Avid, Boris FX, Digidesign(R),
NewTek(TM), and Softimage(R). In addition, FMC is a leading producer of
educational-rich conferences and expositions for the production and
post-production industries including the NAB Post Production World Conference
in Las Vegas. FMC has established state-of-the-art training centers in New
, Boston, Philadelphia, Washington, D.C., Orlando, Chicago, and Dubai,
with on-site training worldwide and online courses available to users
anywhere. More information regarding classes and upcoming events is available
at www.FMCtraining.com.

Kelly Hyde, marketing manager, +44-20-78-32-4104

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