Avid to Showcase Breakthrough Cloud Innovations at BVE2016

 Avid® today announced that its presence at Broadcast Video Expo (BVE), from 23-25 February at London’s Excel, will focus on showcasing its latest innovations for media professionals, including the much anticipated Avid Cloud Collaboration for Pro Tools®. Avid Cloud Collaboration delivers on Avid Everywhere™ by making it easy for audio professionals to compose, record, edit, and mix projects from any location worldwide.

This year’s Avid stand (M60) comprises a ‘demo bar’, giving visitors the opportunity to get hands on with the latest Avid Artist Suite solutions—including Avid Media Composer® 8.5 as well as Avid Pro Tools 12.5 featuring Avid Cloud Collaboration.

The Avid demo bar will also feature workflow demonstrations showcasing how Orad solutions are fully integrated into the Avid MediaCentral™ Platform. Broadcasters and content creators can experience Avid Studio Suite solutions including the high-end slow-motion replay server, PlayMaker, which provides instant playback and extremely fast highlights editing for live sports and news production.

Additionally, leading post-production figures and independent creatives will discuss their storytelling craft and latest technology developments in the Post Production Theatre:
• The Future of Storytelling - Wednesday 24 February, 1:45-3:15pm
A panel of top creative minds, including Caroline Law from Cloud Edits, and Edurne Bengoa from MSV Post, discuss how they keep audiences engaged and how they’re reacting to post developments including virtual reality and interactive storytelling.


• The Craft of the Edit - Thursday 25 February, 11:20am-12pm
As one of the most prolific and accomplished editors in television, Paddy Bird from ‘Inside the Edit’ takes to the stage to host a masterclass. Over the last 15 years, he has edited dozens of primetime documentary, entertainment and reality TV shows, including The X Factor, Big Brother, Wife Swap and Secret Millionaire, as well as numerous high-end political, historical and observational documentaries.

For more information, visit the Avid demo bar, M60, at BVE2016.

About Avid
Through Avid Everywhere™, Avid delivers the industry's most open, innovative and comprehensive media platform connecting content creation with collaboration, asset protection, distribution and consumption for the most listened to, most watched and most loved media in the world—from the most prestigious and award-winning feature films, to the most popular television shows, news programs and televised sporting events, as well as a majority of today’s most celebrated music recordings and live concerts. Industry leading solutions include Pro Tools®, Media Composer®, ISIS®, Interplay®, ProSet and RealSet, Maestro, PlayMaker, and Sibelius®.