New York City
July 10-12, 2002: New Yorker Hotel
http://www.flashforward2002.com
Reminder to register before 5:00pm PDT, Friday June 14 to take advantage
of the $100 Early Registration discount! Seats for Flashforward2002 NYC
are limited and will sell out, so register early to guarantee your seat!

Flashforward2002
is the world's premier conference that focuses on the newly released Macromedia(R)
Flash MX(tm). Produced by lynda.com
and United Digital Artists,
and sponsored by Macromedia,
the three-day Flashforward2002 New York City conference takes place at
the historic New Yorker Hotel this July 10-12.

Join the best and brightest of the Flash community as we gather for one
day of in-depth, three-hour Flash MX workshops (July 10) and two days
of 22 instructional and inspirational one-hour seminars and one-hour "Meet
the Experts" Q&A sessions (July 11-12). Conference information
including the program and speaker list is now available on the Web site
at: http://www.flashforward2002.com.
Geared toward intermediate to advanced Flash users, Flashforward2002
NYC focuses on the latest and most dynamic features and capabilities of
Flash MX and details the process of making the move from Flash 5 to Flash
MX. Flashforward2002 NYC workshops and seminars are delivered by top industry
experts who have been working on professional projects using the new release.
Flashforward2002 New York City Features:

Macromedia keynote by Kevin Lynch, Executive Vice President and Chief
Software Architect and Jeremy Allaire, Chief Technology Officer
Face-to-face Q&A sessions following each seminar
All new Technology Showcase Track: featuring 11 one-hour sessions
on the latest Flash-related tools, applications and services offered
by Flashforward2002 exhibitors and sponsors
All new "Ask the Experts" Resource Room, where Flash community
leaders, talented coders and designers hold court for two-hours, offering
valuable tips, personal advice and first-rate feedback on your latest
projects.
Flash Authors' Book Signing and Networking Reception
Exhibition areas displaying the latest tools and product developments
Exclusive Flashforward2002 CD-ROM with speaker notes and digital files
Ticket to the eighth Flash(tm) Film Festival - featuring three all-new
categories (Application, Information Graphics and Video) - showcasing
the work of 60 finalists and awarding winners in 16 categories

Flashforward2002 is proud to announce and showcase the 60 Flash(tm) Film
Festival 2002 New York City finalists. To view the showcase of finalists,
visit the Flash(tm) Film Festival menu item on the conference website
at http://www.flashforward2002.com.
To vote for your favorite overall site for the "People's Choice"
award, head directly to the voting page at http://www.flashforward2002.com/nyc/films/votepage.html.
The polls are open through 5:00pm PDT, Friday, June 28.
Confirmed New York City Speakers:
JEREMY ALLAIRE/ Macromedia; PETE BARR-WATSON/ Pixelfury; LAURIE BURRESS-MYERS/
Pasadena City College; CHRISTIAN CANTRELL/ Amazing Media; MIKE CHAMBERS/
Macromedia; MIKE CINA/ WeWorkForThem; NANDO COSTA/ Hungryfordesign; MIKE
DAVIDSON, ESPN.com; KELLY GOTO/ gotomedia.com; BRANDEN HALL/ Fig Leaf
Software; ANNESA HARTMAN/ Sway Design; ANDREAS HEIM/ Smashing Ideas; STEVE
HUBER/ Tractor Studios; ANDREW KIRKPATRICK/ WGBH; KEVIN LYNCH/ Macromedia;
DANNY MAVORMATIS/ ESPN.com; ERIK NATZKE/ Method; ANDRIES ODENDAAL/ Wireframe;
NIGEL PEGG/ Macromedia; CHRIS PELSOR/ Snogboggin; ROBERT PENNER/ Robertpenner.com;
PETER PINCH/ WGBH; ROBERT REINHARDT/ [theMAKERS]; FRED SHARPLES/ Orange
Design; CRAIG SWANN/ Crash!Media; GLENN THOMAS/ Smashing Ideas; PHILLIP
TORRONE/ Fallon Worldwide; THOMAS WAGNER/ The Design Assembly; SAMUEL
WAN/ samuelwan.com; KYMBERLEE WEIL/ Volcaniclab.com; and MIKE YOUNG/ WeWorkForThem
Flashforward2002 New York City Topics Include:
Accessibility and Flash MX, ActionScripting Audio in Flash MX, Application
Development and the Function of MX, Bridging Flash 5 and Flash MX, Component
Construction in Flash MX, Developing Content for Playstation 2, Developing
Flash Content for Wireless Devices, Dynamic Drawing with Flash MX, Experimental
Coding for Design, Wearable Flash Fashion Show, Interface Design, ITV
and Flash, Motion Graphics for Web and Broadcast, Scripting Video in Flash,
Strategies and Techniques for Building Flash Applications, Team Workflow,
Traditional Animation, Unconventional Gaming with Flash MX, Using Components
in Flash MX, Video in Flash MX: A User's Guide, and much more…
Flashforward2002 New York City Sponsors Include:
Gold: Macromedia
Silver: Electric Rain
Bronze: creativepro.com,
Discreet, Media Temple,
MindAvenue, New Riders
Publishing
, Peachpit
Press

Registration:
Take advantage of our lowest price to date for a three-day event. During
early registration-from now until 5:00pm PDT, June 14-tickets for the
workshops, seminars, Q&As, technology showcases, resource room, expo
area, Flash(tm) Film Festival and other events are only $499. (After June
14, tickets for the three-day conference are just $599.)
To register:
online: http://www.flashforward2002.com

email: registration@flashforward2002.com
call: toll free 1-877-4-FLASH-4 (in the US and Canada)
(1-805-640-6679 outside the US and Canada)
And don't forget that all registrants can take advantage of steeply discounted
room rates for Flashforward attendees at the New Yorker Hotel, the official
venue of the event. Single or double rooms are just $129 per night (+
tax). Contact the New Yorker Hotel toll free at 1-800-764-4680 (or 001-212-971-0101
outside the US and Canada). Please reference the "Flashforward"
discount. (Discount offer is on a first-come, first-served basis and ends
July 8 or until the discount rooms are filled, so don't delay your booking!)