Based on the success of last year's all-day event, a capacity crowd is expected at the second annual MCAI MediaProCamp on June 12. MediaProCamp is an intensely productive series of professional roundtable discussions which provides for fabulous networking.
"Tons of information...liked the openness...sharing real-world knowledge...great people...everyone was helpful...made great connections...important networking, information and resources!...liked exchanging business ideas in non-threatening environment...liked people with knowledge to share...casual and friendly...loved the flexibility of discussions and groups."
While MCAI's MediaProCamp II is free, including morning coffee and lunch, you MUST pre-register on line to attend. http://www.newmedia.meetup.com/82/
The professional collaboration attracts a number of well known industry leaders including some who have already expressed their intention ob be there, including: Marcelo Lewin, Founder of http://www.newmediawebinars.com/ ; Philip Hodgetts, master editor, author www.IntelligentAssistance.com; Bruce Nazarian "The DVD Guy" and CEO of Digital Media Consulting Group www.dmcgi.com; James Mathers, Pres. Digital Cinema Society www.digitalcinemasociety.org ; Mark Pavlovich, talent agent, CTA http://ctatalent.com ; Janice Arrington Orange County Film Commissioner; Representatives of ASC -American Society of Cinematographers and others.
With multiple breakout sessions every hour, MCAI's MediaProCamp II is an exciting cross-pollination of useful ideas, techniques and information. Participants create the topics for discussion on site and break into groups based on common interest. This creates intense professional collaboration since all working pros and have something to add to every conversation.
Interactivity between all of the participants guarantees a powerful experience for everyone. Bring your personal expertise (everybody contributes) and plenty of questions. Laptops are optional. You can create a topic for discussion and form a group...or sit in on any group/any topic you choose.
Location will again be Santa Ana College's Digital Media Center. Companies interested in sponsorship should contact John Coleman
EVENT: LA/OC Chapter of MCAI presents: MediaProCamp II DATE: Saturday June 12, 2010 / 8:30 AM to 2:30 PM TIME: 8:30 Sign In /coffee, juice and pastry. Sessions start at 9:00 AM
LOCATION: Santa Ana College's Digital Media Center
1300 S. Bristol St.
Santa Ana CA 92704
COST: Free to all Media Professionals (includes Coffee and Lunch) BUT YOU MUST PRE-REGISTER at the New Media Meetup Group http://www.newmedia.meetup.com/82/
For the second year, the Panasonic Solutions Company is making these iconic events possible. Starting on March 24th with the first event in San Diego, Panasonic is supporting media professionals with its involvement in MCA-I’s MediaProCamp. The popularity of the event has grown the series to a total of six this year.
Previously, Panasonic has given attendees sneak previews of new products such as the groundbreaking AG-3DP1, a 3D integrated twin-lens P2 HD shoulder-mount camcorder, and the Panasonic AG-AF100 featuring a large 4/3-inch, 16:9 MOS imager with an imaging area just slightly smaller than 35mm cinema film
.This year, MediaProCamp Events will be held in San Diego, Orange County, St Louis, Atlanta, Detroit, and Central Carolina, reaching ever more media pros. For more on MCA-i's MediaProCamp go to the pulldodwn menue on the front page of our Chapters website, www.mcai-oc.org