Free Events, Keynotes and Sessions at Government Video Expo

Here's a quick look at the free events held on the GV Expo show floor

Plan your visit by downloading our event program at www.gvexpo.com/guide, and register for free at www.gvexpo.com/register.

Video and visual storytelling will be crucial in 2018—for government communicators, education, law enforcement, non-profits, and beyond. This year's show brings an expanded focus on military issues; more hands-on demos; new dynamic "Power Panels" on the Government Video Theater stage; immersive technical educational sessions; VR/AR/MR; and more. To learn more, click here.

Here's a quick look at the free events held on the GV Expo show floor. You can download this schedule as a PDF here. Details about each session can be found here.

Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017

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TIVA booth: Berlin Wall VR Experience

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University of Maryland booth: VR Demos from University of Maryland’s VR Lab

10:15 a.m.

Keynote: National Park Service Centennial — Thinking Outside the Box with a Low or No Budget
Mathew John, National Park Service

10:15 a.m.

Drone Video Systems as an A/V Category
Eric Jameson, Stampede

11 a.m.

Keynote: Content Preservation and the Library of Congress
James Snyder, Library of Congress

11 a.m.

Collaboration and Security: Can Your Workflow Have Both?
Jason Druss, Blackmagic Design

12 p.m.

Keynote: Realism Redefined: Trends in AR/VR and the Opportunities Ahead
Steve Koenig, Consumer Technology Association (CTA)

12:30 p.m.

In the Field and in the Studi Cameras That Do It All
Jason Druss, Blackmagic Design

1:30 p.m.

Keynote: From Combat Camera to Emerging Internet: Innovation at DMA
Ray B. Shepherd, U.S. Department of Defense

2 p.m.

Introducing the EVA1 Compact Cinema Camera and the Full Panasonic Production Line
Steve Cooperman, Panasonic Media Entertainment Company

2 p.m.

Simplifying Your Live Stream (and Everything Else)
J. David Hoffman, Blackmagic Design

2 p.m.

Meet the DC Drone Film Festival Winners
Nick Lang
Jonny Durst
Matthew Emmi
Victor Chu

3 p.m.

Trends in Network/IP Video for Streaming and Distribution for Today, Tomorrow and Beyond
Delix Alex, Panasonic Media Entertainment Company

4 p.m.

Digital Signage for Public and Corporate Affairs
Christopher Deschenes, Aerva Inc.

5 p.m.

Law Enforcement and Public Safety Applications for Drones
Eric Jameson, Stampede

5:45 p.m.

Prize Drawings (you must be present to win)

Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017

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TIVA booth: Berlin Wall VR Experience

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University of Maryland booth: VR Demos from University of Maryland’s VR Lab

10:15 a.m.

Commercial Applications for Drones
Eric Jameson, Stampede

11 a.m.

Enhanced Viewing Experiences: Understanding Applications of Augmented Platforms Using Interactive/360°/VR/3D Systems, presented by TIVA DC 
Chad Horn, Bard Tales Productions
Jordana Well, Interface Media Group (IMG)
Troy Dubenezic, Interface Media Group (IMG)
Rob Cloutier, Interface Media Group (IMG)

11 a.m.

Collaboration and Security: Can Your Workflow Have Both?
Jason Druss, Blackmagic Design

12 p.m.

Keynote: “Visual First” — Smart Use of Video in Social Media and Beyond 
Col. Martin Downie, Defense Information School (DINFOS)
MSgt. Nicholas C. Kurtz, Defense Information School (DINFOS)
Ray Flores, U.S. Department of Labor
Jini Ryan, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Michael Wilker, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

12:30 p.m.

In the Field and in the Studi Cameras That Do It All
Jason Druss, Blackmagic Design

1 p.m.

From Research to (Virtual) Reality: Uses for AR/VR/MR in Education, Institutions and Enterprise
Barrinton Baynes, Gelardin New Media Center, Georgetown University
Jacalyn Huband, Ph.D, Virtual Reality Lab, University of Virginia
Denise Krch, Ph.D., Kessler Foundation
Harrison Linowes, President of the VR Club, University of Maryland

2 p.m.

Lighting Control Systems Integrators and Why You Need One on Your Next Project
Mark Fink, Barbizon Capitol

2 p.m.

Simplifying Your Live Stream (and Everything Else)
J. David Hoffman, Blackmagic Design

3 p.m.

Overview of the Drone/UAS Industry and Its Business Potential
Eric Jameson, Stampede

3:45 p.m.

Prize Drawings (you must be present to win)

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