Only a Few Days Left to Vote — Step into Your Power

By in Avid Connect, Avid Customer Association

This is your LAST CHANCE to participate in Round 2 of the second annual Avid Customer Association (ACA) Vote! Don’t miss this unique opportunity that Avid gives the community.

Avid is deeply interested in hearing what our community needs most. In fact, we want you to get loud, scream, make some noise! Let us know what changes you want to see in our products so we can deliver them for you. Use the power of your voice to help guide our future strategy and product roadmaps so that together, we can all win.

Last year’s vote alone resulted in 60+ releases that our community asked for. A sample of the top rated items that were released this year as a direct result of the inaugural vote include:


  • Immersive / 3D audio integration with Dolby Atmos®
  • Enhanced MIDI functionality
  • VR workflow support for Pro Tools
  • Enhanced qualification/performance for Pro Tools on NEXIS shared storage
  • Story-centric workflow
  • iNEWS clients support HTML5 plug-ins
  • Airspeed 4K support
  • Change protocol from FTP to sFTP in TX/RXNet
  • Matchframe and Find Bin for Mattes, Keys and Titles
  • Media Composer simplified user experience
  • List Tool improvements
  • Perf Slip Syncing allowed in all project types
  • Virtualized Media Composer
  • VR editing support
  • Integrated MediaCentral Window
  • Immersive / 3D audio integration
  • Enhanced qualification/performance for Pro Tools on NEXIS shared storage
  • And more!

Speak up and let us know what you want to see next:


• Precise workflow improvements that are most important to you in order to meet your operational and technical needs

• Enhancements to products & solutions that enable key segments of our industry such as newsroom production, TV& Film production, sports production, audio production an (in areas from mobile workflows to story centric workflows to content archiving to innovative storage to collaboration to enhanced product capabilities and more)

• Emerging technologies that should Avid make a priority to invest in (Cloud Deployments or Virtual Reality or 8K/HD workflows or others)

• The most important capabilities creative users need to get their work done more effectively with applications such as Media Composer, Pro Tools, Sibelius or other key creative tools

•Product & solution enhancements and innovations that make the products you rely on for your business even better


 Vote closes on Monday, March 19th, 2018. 

Second Annual ACA Vote

What will Avid deliver in 2018?
YOU have the power to decide.


Round 1: CLOSED │ Round 2: Open now – Mar 19, 2018 │ Results: April 6-8, 2018 Las Vegas

I'm a long-time veteran at Avid, with more than 20 years of extensive product management, business development, and marketing experience in the media industry. Currently, I'm the Chief Product Officer and oversee product management, segment and product marketing, and program management for the company.