NAB Show Launches ‘Birds of a Feather’ Program for Content Creation Community
— Program submissions accepted through February 28 —
WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NAB Show is launching a new forum for the cinematic community to
connect, collaborate and innovate with the debut of the Birds of a
Feather (BoF) education and networking program. Held April 8-9 during
the 2019 NAB
Show in Las Vegas, BoF will comprise eight sessions centered on
topics relevant to the motion picture and television content creation
The Birds of a Feather program is a series of themed, hosted,
non-commercial gatherings that bring together subject matter experts,
creatives, technologists and production crews to examine topics of
mutual interest. The events are interactive, conversational, free to
host and free for NAB Show registrants to attend.
Organizations and individuals are invited to submit an application to
host a BoF meeting on a relevant topic of their choosing, subject to the
“Community building is an integral part of the NAB Show experience,”
said NAB Executive Vice President of Conventions and Business Operations
Chris Brown. “Birds of a Feather meetings are an effective way to gather
like-minded professionals around topics of interest. We are pleased to
offer this program specifically focused on the needs of our professional
content creation audience.”
This year’s BoF program will consist of one-hour sessions, four each
day, on Monday, April 8 and Tuesday, April 9. Spots are limited and will
be awarded based on submission date, relevance, and with an eye toward a
balanced program. Completed applications are due no later than February
An introduction to the Birds of a Feather program can be found online here along
with the application
form for individuals and organizations.
FREE NAB Show press registration is available here.
About NAB Show
NAB Show, held April 6 – 11, 2019, in Las Vegas, NV, USA, is the world’s
largest and most comprehensive convention encompassing the convergence
of media, entertainment and technology. With nearly 100,000 attendees
from 165 countries and 1,700+ exhibitors, NAB Show is the ultimate
marketplace for solutions that transcend traditional broadcasting and
fuel the digital storytelling economy. From creation to consumption,
across multiple platforms and countless nationalities, NAB Show is where
global visionaries convene to bring content to life in new and exciting
ways. For complete details, visit www.nabshow.com.
The National Association of Broadcasters is the premier advocacy
association for America’s broadcasters. NAB advances radio and
television interests in legislative, regulatory and public affairs.
Through advocacy, education and innovation, NAB enables broadcasters to
best serve their communities, strengthen their businesses and seize new
opportunities in the digital age. Learn more at www.nab.org.