UVU Septemberfest Digital Media (September 22nd)

Authorized Dealer
September, 22nd
305 W 700 S
Salt Lake City, UT 84101

Digital Media Clubs and Advising: 4:00 – 6:00 pm | Location: DGM Office Breezeway (CS 526)

DGM Students are encouraged to sign up and participate in the club associated with your degree. There is no better way to network with others who have the same vision and passions as you do. Get involved! *Club officers should contact Prof. Mike Harper for details and assignments no later than next Tuesday.

In addition, our beloved advisors will be on hand, too, for guidance on questions related to each degree as well as guidance for graduation – especially for concurrent enrollment students who may have made their way to the event and would like to join our merry band of digital misfits.

Industry Workshops: 4:00 – 5:50 pm (First-come-first-serve seating) CS 514 – Wacom

  • Session 1 ~ 4:00-4:50 Wacom World: Product Shakedown & Maximizing Workflow – Amber Goelst
  • Session 2 ~ 5:00-5:50 Photoshop + Cintiqs = Awesome, Tips n’ Tricks Demo – Kris Cooper

CS 518 – Apple

  • Session 1 ~ 4:00-4:50 What’s New in iOS & tvOS Demo – Tyler Hammond
  • Session 2 ~ 5:00-5:50 What’s New in iOS & tvOS Demo – Tyler Hammond

CS 513 – Advanced Digital Media Sandbox (ADMS) Open House and Tech Expo

CS 513 Hallway Access – Pictureline SLC: Cinematography and Hardware Demos

Alumni Keynote [ 6:00 – 6:40 ] Chris Newman, Owner of CineChopper and CineChopper University, as well as a DGM alumnus, will discuss his renowned filming with drones for such entities as IMAX and the opportunities the industry has to offer for those with the flight-pattern to succeed.

Industry Keynote [ 7:00 – 7:50 ] Michael Janda, Chief Creative Officer of EKR, and author of Burn your Portfolio, will speak about his professional career and what advice he can give to budding media professionals to make it in a ever-demanding industry and live to tell the tale. Bring a copy to have signed!

Degree Breakout Sessions: 8:00 – 8:45pm (Required for all DGM students)

  • Web App & Development – Room 412
  • Interaction & Design – CS 604
  • Animation & Game Development – Room CS 721
  • Digital Cinema – Room CS 404
  • Digital Audio – Room 409

Giveaway Extravaganza: 8:50 – 9:15 pm CS 404 Lecture Hall

In order to qualify for a prize from a participating industry guests, students must engage a representative during the workshops sessions, or in the ADMS, in a worthwhile conversation around their wares to receive a prize ticket. Don’t be shy, speak up, and show our sponsors you’re one of the cool kids on the block by asking in-depth questions. Oh, and one small caveat–all winners must be present at the final giveaway to claim the prize from the industry participant. You dis; you miss!