In it’s seventh edition, Broad.cat International 2011 brought us lectures by some of the finest professionals in audiovisual design who shared their ideas and vision for the industry. The event was a meeting place for professionals to get a real feel for the market and spot its brightest future trends;a place where creators could connect and fresh new talent was discovered.
Speakers included Marc Tamschick, CEO and Creative Director of MEDIA+SPACE TAMSCHICK, Pekka Ollula, Head of Social Media at Blind Spot Pictures for the movie Iron Sky, Simón Lee, content director for Digital Legends,Trish Sie director and choreographer of the OK GO music videos; and Federico Gaggio, VP and Executive Creative Director of Discovery Networks Western Europe.
One of the most memorable moments of this year’s edition was the on screen appearance of Pablo Ferro, live from Los Angeles.
From the unforgettable opening of Stanley Kubrik’s Dr. Strangelove to the revolutionary split- screen montage of hte original The Thomas Crown Affair, the Cuban-born fimmaker Pablo Ferro has been putting his indelible stamp on the moving image for over four decades and has become a key influence on cinema. Pablo’s titles and montage sequences have appeared in 12 Academy Award winning films and he is currently creating a children’s book, a graphic novel and owrking on the animation for his own documentary, slated for a 2012 release.
Base didn’t miss the event…
Base Design is currently working on the graphic pieces and on the communication strategy implementation ordered by Bankia for two of their music festivals: Gospel Festival & the Flamenco Festival which will be taking place soon in Madrid.
Base está trabajando en el desarrollo de la línea gráfica y los materiales de comunicación encargados por Bankia para dos de sus festivales musicales: Festival Gospel y Festival de Flamenco que se celebrarán próximamente en Madrid.
Opening tomorrow (November 17th) in São Paulo, the first edition of PARTE – Contemporary Art Fair that will bring together 22 renowned art galleries featuring works by over 300 contemporary artists, mostly Brazilian. Besides the work of established artists, the majority of the exhibited pieces are works of young, up-and-coming
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Interview with Amit Agarwal, professional blogger / Entrevista con Amit Agarwal, blogger de tecnología
Amit Agarwal. First person to become a professional blogger in India.
In 2004 before Amit became a well-known blogger, he worked for banks such as ADP, Goldman Sachs & Merrill Lynch. He is also a personal technology columnist at The Wall Street Journal India and writes for The Financial Express.
He is a regular speaker for technology and blogging conferences. Microsoft awarded him the Most Valuable Professional award for five years in a row (2007-2011). In 2010, Amit launched India Blog School, a non-profit initiative that aims at spreading the blogging culture in India.
We will make the most out of Asia Geek at IED to speak with Amit. Lets meet him >