fmx/forum offers companies from the DCC industry a representative framework in which to present their latest developments and products to a professional public. Beside fmx/workshops, fmx/expo and fmx/suites with important international vendors, students will also be presenting interesting study projects and giving an insight into their colleges. Innovative production houses will tell us about their tricks and demonstrate with which tools they realized which project.



The stands at fmx/expo give - immediately after the NAB - an interesting overview of the latest developments in the DCC industry. The List-Saal with fmx/expo and the Espresso-bar is the central meeting place at fmx/06. Here the visitors can interact or relax and take a stroll, discovering the latest products. Adobe Systems, Autodesk, Media & Entertainment, Digital production, Dreamwalks, Galileo Press, Games Academy, intigo ag | remoterender, Maxon, Pearson Education, PNY Technologies, Quantel, Regard 3D, SAE Institute, Softimage, Streamline and weltenbauer. will all be present.


fmx/workshops reports, with products, of the latest developments in Postproduction, HD Workflow, Digital Acting, Automotive Visualisation, Collaborative VFX, Computer Game, Motion Capture, Character Animation, Graphics, 3D Animation, Compositing, HD Postproduction, Web and Video, Camera, Postproduction for Commercials, Game Development, 3D stereo animation, GPU Rendering, Product design, Modelling, Broadcast, Web and Mobile. Here, system houses and soft and hardware companies will offer insights and information about their products and problem solutions. Customers and end-users will show, with projects, the workflow and tips and tricks, and students and lecturers present their projects and schools.




At fmx/suites, Adobe Systems, Autodesk Media & Entertainment, Avid Technologies and Softimage will hold exciting Workshops, Making Ofs and Hands-on Workshops for graduates, intermediates and professionals.

On Thursday Adobe will be holding various workshops in List Saal:Turm A: Web and Video, Flash Platform, Production workflow with Adobe Production Studio Premium and the new Adobe Creative Suite Production Studio Premium.

Autodesk Media & Entertainment offers exciting Making Ofs and free Hands-on Workshops from Wednesday to Saturday in Turm B - for graduates, intermediates and professionals and invites you to experience effective production workflows and new tools for companies/TV, design/visualisation, simulation, web and lots more. If you are interested in the Hands-on Workshops, please register under

Avid Technology is holding Hands-on Workshops for Avid Xpress. Softimage is holding different Workshops for Softimage I XSI. Since the number of workstations is limited to 15 per session, please register yourself under The workshops will take place on Friday and Saturday in Turm A.


Also this year – with no additional cost - fmx/seminars. On Wednesday, Sacha Bertram will speak about Vfx Producing: Main points will be VFX Breakdown, budget and scheduling and quality management. Heiko Burkardsmeier supplements this with the legal aspects. The very successful seminar - Live Drawing for Animators - with Jeanine Breaker which took place last year will take place again this year. There will also be an exhibition of her miniature Pastel drawings.