Seattle, WA (August 9, 2007) — Advanced Broadcast Solutions (ABS), a premier systems integration firm, has announced plans to host a networking and product demonstration on August 21 from 3pm to 11pm at Jonas Jensen’s Fremont Studios, a 50,000 sq.-ft. soundstage production facility located in Seattle’s Fremont Art District.
“This is an opportunity for companies to build client relations in a relaxed atmosphere. Face-to-face relationships are crucial in this business. With this event, we’re providing the necessary interaction while turning things up a notch and letting our guests really enjoy themselves at the same time,” said Mark Siegel, president of Advanced Broadcast Solutions.
More than 1,500 professionals are expected to attend. The guest list is made up of program directors, news directors, engineers, general managers, producers and production managers representing all facets of the broadcast, education, government, corporate video and house of worship video production markets.
Within Studio A, dubbed The Party Room for this event, guests will socialize and dine while being entertained by live music provided by local band Missing the Saint. In Studio B–Presentation Central–partners Avid, Evertz, Linear Acoustic, Omneon, Panasonic, TimeWarner Telecom and Grass Valley will make presentations to guests throughout the event. Guests will learn the latest on production and broadcast workflows, acquiring HD footage, and creating an automated HD newsroom.
A third area of the Fremont Studios will be transformed into an HD theatre and will feature presentations on 5.1 surround audio technology.