Graphics Software Theatre

Please check back in January 2015 for the updated program

Thursday Nov. 21, 2013, Friday Nov.22 & Saturday Nov 23, 2013, Presented by Eliquo

Back by popular demand, a free program taking place in the Adobe Theatre on the show floor in hall 2, featuring the latest on software design updates, inspiration, creativity and insights for all professionals involved with design.

10:30 – 11:15 Introduction to Digital Publishing | Digital Publishing Demystified

EPUB, e-books, iBooks, DPS??? Let Eliquo walk you through the world of digital publishing and Adobe InDesign’s role in a digital publishing workflow. We’ll discuss and compare file formats and authoring tools so you can make informed decisions about the best method for content delivery for you and your clients. Learn how Adobe InDesign can continue to meet your print publishing needs while simultaneously bringing you into the world of Digital Publishing.

11:30 – 12:15 Monetizing your Publications with Adobe DPS

Create stunning, interactive digital magazines by leveraging tools you are already familiar with. Take your Adobe InDesign publications to the next level by adding high-definition video, swipe-able interactive content and live web content to bring your designs to life. Learn how to monetize your publications whether you are creating a “one-off” app or serializing distribution through the Apple App Store, Amazon Kindle Fire Newsstand and the Android Marketplace.

1:30 – 2:15 Creating EPUBs with Adobe InDesign with Ease

With a virtually non-existent learning curve, go from print to digital with the most popular e-reader format in the world today. We’ll show you how to export your existing InDesign publications to EPUB files that are immediately ready for distribution. Then, go under the hood for a glimpse at what makes an EPUB tick and learn how to “tweak” your files for maximum quality and efficiency.

2:30 – 3:15 Photoshop Creative Cloud New Features

See what’s new in Photoshop Creative Cloud, from enhanced retouching tools such as Intelligent Upsampling, Smart Sharpen and Camera Shake Reduction to productivity time-savers like Conditional Actions. See how the amazing Content Aware technology has now been implemented into the Patch Tool as well.

3:30 – 4:15 Creative Cloud for Designers

What is Creative Cloud and how will it change the way I work? Let us walk you through the newest model for software licensing that will save you money and bring a whole new set of tools into your arsenal. Learn product integration techniques and see the top new features in your favourite products such as Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.