NAB 2017: Avid Main Stage Guest Speaker Presentations

By in News Production, Pro Mixing, Video Editing

When you visit Avid at this year’s NAB Show (Booth SU902, South Upper Hall) you’ll discover how to navigate challenges and maximize opportunities in a rapidly changing industry.

Besides exciting announcements around new productions, solutions, and partnerships, we’ve organized a full lineup of live presentations from leading professionals, including editor Paul Machliss, ACE (Baby Driver, Scott Pilgrim vs The World), the editing team of Colby Parker Jr, ACE and Gabriel Fleming (Deepwater Horizon, Patriots Day), editor David Berman of HBO’s hit series Big Little Lies, and Chief Engineer Darren Alline of WPLG Fort Lauderdale.

NAB is just around the corner—mark your calendars to hear the industry’s best and brightest professionals share valuable insight. Learn about our guest speakers below, including when they’ll appear on the Avid main stage. See you in Las Vegas!

Paul Machliss, ACE

Baby Driver, Scott Pilgrim vs the World

Editor Paul Machliss, ACE explains his approach for crafting compelling narratives and editing complex visual effects scenes using Media Composer.

Monday, April 24 at 11:45am

Tuesday, April 25 at 3:30pm

Gabriel Fleming and Colby Parker Jr, ACE

Deepwater Horizon, Patriots Day

Editors Gabriel Fleming & Colby Parker Jr, ACE collaborated on acclaimed films Deepwater Horizon and Patriots Day—now hear their secrets for unfolding the action while keeping the story tight.

Monday, April 24 at 1:15pm

Tuesday April 25 at 1:00pm

Darren Alline

Chief Engineer
WPLG Fort Lauderdale

Discover how WPLG is leveraging the Avid MediaCentral Platform to transform content creation and distribution workflows.

Monday, April 24 at 3:00pm

David Berman

Big Little Lies

HBO dark comedy-drama Big Little Lies won over audiences for its twists, thrills, and excellent performances—now get the behind-the-scenes story from editor David Berman.

Monday, April 24 at 4:30pm

The Sky’s the Limit — Visit Avid at NAB 2017

Our blogs will cover VIP guest presenters, product announcements, and valuable insights on what’s new at NAB 2017. Don’t miss a second of the action.


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