FITC Unconference @ MAX 2008

2008-11-16 00:00:00 2008-11-20 00:00:00 America/Toronto FITC Unconference @ MAX 2008 Join FITC on November 16-19 in San Francisco for Adobe MAX 2008 which will bring together thousands of forward-thinking designers, developers, and business decision makers that are shaping the future of our industry. As part of the agenda at this year’s MAX, Adobe has added the… San Francisco FITC San Francisco

AIR 2600 Super Breakout
Making Flash talk to an Atari 2600 console. Read more…
Mario Klingemann
Breaking and Entering
Decompiling Flash content is something that people either love or hate. This session will walkthrough techniques that you can use to break open Flash files for fun and profit. It… Read more…
Web Dev
Lee Brimelow
Creative approaches to image distortion
Paul will look at 3D image distortions, how research, theories and formulas have influence him and led him to experiment in different directions. The process, thoughtfully evaluated help him create… Read more…
Web Dev
Paul Ortchanian
Don’t Get Mad, Make a Video!
Low budget youtube videos are good for more than just cat lovers and exhibitionists. Once you make a simple video to expose something that frustrates you, you’ll find it’s a… Read more…
Web Dev
Phillip Kerman
Encyclopedia of Life – Finding Forests in the Tree
The Encyclopedia of Life project ( was created in response to the vision E.O. Wilson presented at TED 2007 of “an electronic page for each species of organism on Earth.”… Read more…
Marcos Weskamp
Flash and Google Analytics = FLOOGLYTICS
Flash has always been considered the ugly step sister in the world of SEO and Analytics. Well now Flash takes “Center Stage”. Using Google Analytics data can be extracted from… Read more…
Web Dev
Curtis Morley
Flash and Music and Beyond
Welcome a new species: Flashmusicians! I will give a short non-technical introduction of the new sound capabilities in Flash10, showcase the Hobnox AudioTool – an online music application entirely built… Read more…
Andre Michelle
Flash Lite’s future in an iPhone Dominated Landscape
Flash Lite 3 is now starting to appear on devices around the world. It offers extremely enhanced capabilities over it’s older versions, and allows designers and developers to build beautiful… Read more…
Web Dev
Tony MacDonell
Generative Mobiles & Glass Sculptures
Dr. Woohoo is writing code to generate artwork on a wide variety of media including canvas, a wide variety of art papers, mobiles and glass sculptures. He’s hacked into his… Read more…
Dr. Woohoo!
Interactive Engagement Layer
Adding the top layer of interaction is a powerful tool to engage the user into any creative project. As the interactive industry has evolved and matured we will look at… Read more…
Jonathan Moore
RFID: real objects oriented craziness
Tikitag is a service that links real-life objects with the online world. In this workshop we’ll give you a crash course on how RFID works and start experimenting ourselves with… Read more…
Web Dev
Nicolas Lierman
Social Networking in Flex
Flex is becoming more common in social networking sites. Looking at examples, we’ll discuss how flex is changing the social networking experience. We’ll also review the process of building a… Read more…
Web Dev
The Flash Developers Guide to building iPhone Applications
If you think the current lack of Adobe Flash on the iPhone is holding you back from entering the iPhone Application development world, it may be time to rethink that… Read more…
Web Dev
Adam Venturella
Thermo: From Concept to Design
Thermo’s XD designers (Ethan, NJ, and Rob) talk about how they created a revolutionary new model for creation of animation and choreography. We’ll give the audience a behind-the-scene look into… Read more…
Web Dev
Ethan Eismann
Tools vs Content
Guided by a couple of Fluid’s projects i want to talk and discuss the subject of content creation vs tools. One of those projects is Spectra. A news visualization tool… Read more…
Remon Tijssen
Twisted Textures
With the help of the new drawing API features and Adobe Pixel Bender in Flash Player 10, you can manipulate textures and warp graphics in all sorts of fun ways.… Read more…
Web Dev
Justin Everett-Church
Using AIR to Deliver Media Through Multi-Screen Projection Systems
Flash is a great platform for building multimedia-rich applications and the AIR runtime lends a great deal of extra power to make such media presentation systems truly intelligent. We’ll have… Read more…
Joseph Labrecque
Where can we take Flash?
Let’s have a discussion about the current state of Flash; the good, the not so good and the “what is up with this?”. Lets also have a talk about what… Read more…
Richard Galvan
Dolby Laboratories
Why I (Still) Love Flash
Grant has been working and playing with Flash for over a decade. Grant is also well known to friends and family as having the attention span of a 5 year… Read more…
Web Dev
Grant Skinner
Yahoo! Maps and Mapvertising in Flex
This presentation is an introduction to using Yahoo! Maps AS3 api in Flex. Randy will demonstrate how to create a simple mapping application that incorporates Flash-made markers which get added… Read more…
Web Dev
Randy Troppman