Envato Worldwide - Melbourne

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Envato HQ

121 King Street

Melbourne, Victoria 3201

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Introducing Envato’s New Author Conference.


A place for growth, a catalyst for creativity, a connector of all industries - Worldwide is for the future, it’s for you.

Join us as we explore all things author on Friday 2nd August in Melbourne!

Envato is the leading marketplace for creative assets, and Envato Worldwide is a series of conference events for all authors, creators and creatives alike.

Here, we discuss more than just the future of Envato or authors. We explore what your work means to the world across creative industries, changing technologies, platforms and audiences.

The Envato Worldwide Conference will include keynote and local author presentations, networking, Q & A and an awesome afterparty.





AGENDA

12.30 - 1:00pm - Registration

1:00 - 5:00pm - Conference

1:00 - 1:50 pm - Author Story with Tim McCartney

1:50 - 2:40pm - Video Game Audio and Writing with Antonio from TortoiseTree

2:40 - 3:00pm - Break

3:00 - 3:50pm - Keynote Presentation with James and Collis from Envato

3:50 - 4:20pm - Q&A

4:20 - 7:00pm - Refreshments & Networking




SPEAKERS

Tim @ timmccartney_: Whenever, Wherever.

Tim is a freelance director, editor and photographer based in Melbourne, Australia. Over the past 10 years he’s travelled both interstate and internationally for tourism, music video and film projects. In recent years Tim has been using drones to add another perspective to his creative video style.

In his presentation, Tim will be discussing how he creates aerial video content for Envato by filming with intention from using thoughtful aerial movements, framing and contextualising each shot. He’ll also discuss his work process, from keeping his drone on him at all times, all the way through to submitting to Envato and how this job helps provide him with extra monthly income.


Antonio @ TortoiseTree: How to use Audio and Writing to effectively tell story in a Video Game.

Antonio is the Creative Director for Sapphire Dragon Productions, a video game development studio based in Melbourne, Australia. Previously, he was a composer and producer writing music for commercials featured around the world for global brands like IKEA, Sotheby’s, Jumex and Renaissance Hotel Marriot. Those jobs were all achieved through his Author portfolio on AudioJungle, where he’s been an author for 7 years.

In his presentation, Antonio will discuss how to create audio (music and SFX) to successfully compliment the story you want to tell in video games. He’ll be demonstrating how to compose musical cues and background songs, plus techniques for making and mixing effective SFX sounds. In addition, Antonio will be talking about writing plot for video games and how to effectively convey a story in this format.


These activities will explore marketplace and industry trends, business development, author stories and more!

Envato Worldwide will be an experience that will motivate, inspire and connect authors and creatives around the world.

We would love to see you there!




FAQs


How do I get there?

By train: The closest stop is Southern Cross Station, it's then a 4 minute walk along Little Bourke Street and access is via the foyer on King Street. There is an Envato sign above the entrance to the building.

By tram: Collins St Trams: 11, 48, 12, 109 or Bourke St Trams: 86, 96.

There are tram stops on both Collins Street and Bourke Street. Get off either tram at the corner of William Street or Spencer Street and then it's a few minutes walk to King Street from either direction.


How do I join the event remotely (livestream)?

When you register, you will need to select the Online Only ticket type.

You will then need to download the Zoom app from the Zoom Download Center prior to the meeting.

You will receive an access link and code to join the meeting 48 hours prior to the event. This access code will be sent to the email you used to register for the Conference.

For more information on how to use Zoom to join a meeting, please view the Zoom Help Center.

Online streaming will commence at 1:00pm AEST (Australian Eastern Standard Time) and conclude by 4:30pm (AEST).

Please note: Online tickets are strictly limited and can only be accessed by registered online attendee's.


What should I bring into the event?

Please feel free to bring your laptop and/or writing materials to the conference.


Can I bring non-author guests?

Yes! These events are specifically designed to support the efforts of Envato's author community. We encourage you to invite any non-author creatives who might be interested in the platform to join us and hear more about what we're up to.


Can I bring children?

No, all attendees must be aged 18 or over.


Can I volunteer for the event?

Yes. We are looking for volunteers and we would love members of our community to join us to help with Photography and Videography! Please reach out to: meetups@envato.com if you'd like to volunteer for either role.


How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Please reach out to: meetups@envato.com.


What's the refund policy?

Registration for the conference is free, however it's important that you only register if you're sure that you can attend, or cancel your registration as early as possible if you can no longer attend.

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