“Survivorman” Les Stroud to keynote Sony Creative Software NAB Event

Sony Creative Software announced that Les Stroud, the host
and creator of Discovery Channel’s popular series Survivorman, will give the
keynote presentation at its “Full HD – Over the Top” user group event
to be held Monday, April 14 from 6:30 – 9:00 pm in room N250 at the Las Vegas
Convention Center. Hosted in partnership with VASST, and sponsored by AMD and
Microsoft, Sony Creative Software will provide more information about its
64-bit Vegas Pro HD video, audio and DVD production software shipping later
this year. The company will also share news about other technology developments
to be revealed at the NAB 2008 show.

“For the past eight years, our NAB user group event consistently
demonstrates just how large the Vegas Pro community is growing year over
year,” said Dave Chaimson, vice president of global marketing for Sony
Creative Software. “NAB 2008 will continue that momentum as we’re thrilled
to add Les Stroud to the roster this year for our annual gathering. We’re very
eager to learn more about his valuable experiences in producing Survivorman and
how he and his team approach their production challenges.”

Additional confirmed speakers for the event include Hollywood producer, writer,
director and actor Dean Devlin (Stargate, Independence Day, Godzilla, The
Patriot); Norman Kent, one of the world’s foremost aerial photographers; as
well as VASST Managing Producer and Vegas Pro expert and evangelist Douglas
Spotted Eagle. AMD’s Charlie Boswell, Director of Digital Media and Entertainment,
will also speak about his latest projects along with Sony Creative Software VP
of Technology Dave Hill.

You must pre-register at www.thefullhd.com
to attend the Sony Creative Software user group event, “The Full HD – Over
the Top”.

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