Government Video Expo Announces World-Class Training and Education Programs for Video Professionals

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NewBay Media has announced several educational and training programs for the thousands of content creation professionals who will be attending Government Video Expo at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC, from December 3rd – 5th, 2013.

“Government Video Expo attendees are incredibly well-educated in industry-leading applications, tools, techniques, and hardware, which compels us to present a truly world-class training program that’s designed to elevate their skills to the next level,” said Carmel King, NewBay Media Executive Vice President. “With that in mind, we’re proud to announce our most comprehensive conference program to date, offering training and education options for video, TV, film and new media professionals.”

The Government Video Expo conference schedule is comprised of the following programs:

DC POST | PRODUCTION CONFERENCE: Produced by Future Media Concepts (FMC), this three-day event focuses on the evolving roles and tools in the post-production process. Three tracks provide in-depth sessions on editing applications (Adobe CS, Apple Final Cut Pro, and Avid Media Composer), and a variety of important topics such as social media strategy for post-production pros.

Highlights include full-day seminars and workshops on Color Correction & Grading; Lighting, Shooting & Conducting Interviews; Video Compression; Adobe Creative Cloud; Motion Graphics; Post Production Techniques and Secrets; as well as day long tracks focused on video production, and specialized sessions for producers/directors.

In addition, attendees can take the two-day Premiere Pro for Experienced Editors hands-on class that leads to certification.

PRO MEDIA CONFERENCE: Introduced at last year’s Government Video Expo, the Pro Media Conference offers the latest information and techniques for those working in government-related media operations. Presentations will include discussions of new technologies, as well as targeted looks at creating, managing and delivering content for government agencies. Developed with both government-operated and private production organizations in mind, the Pro Media Conference will explore the media needs of government and ways to fulfill those needs.

Sessions include:

  • Cloud Solutions for Government Video Production
  • Security & Reliability Concerns Unique to Government Video in the Cloud
  • Portable Live HD Video Surveillance Solutions for Law Enforcement
  • Video Distribution Systems in DoD Environments
  • Video Streaming Technology for Education and Government
  • Video Conferencing in Action
  • Leveraging Technology and Automation for a More Efficient Government Facility
  • An HEVC (H.265) Primer
  • Mini, Mobile and Modular: Which Encoder/Production Unit is Best for You

Government Video attendees who participate in any of these conference programs will also gain free access to VideoEdge Live Summit, keynote addresses, networking opportunities, and an exhibit hall featuring the hottest new products and services from the industry’s most innovative companies. In addition, Government Video Expo will be co-located with InfoComm’s GovComm event, which will be open to all attendees at no additional charge.

To register for Government Video Expo, please visit


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