|WEVA EXPO 2004 Opens August 16th
December 30, 2003
Sarasota, FL - Mark your calendar now! Wedding & Event Video Expo 2004, the 14th Annual International Convention and Trade Show for Professional Wedding & Event Videographers will held August 16-19, 2004 at Bally’s Las Vegas. Presented by WEVA International, WEVA EXPO is the world's largest event for professional videographers.
“WEVA EXPO 2004 will showcase cutting-edge technology, tools, and techniques for wedding and event videographers working at all levels. The WEVA Trade Show, the biggest show of the year devoted to professional videographers, will present new product introductions, hands-on exhibits and system-specific training. Our industry’s 14th annual convention will also present over 60 seminars and workshops featuring outstanding production creativity, new multi-media marketing, business management training, and skill-building sessions in all areas of professional wedding and event videography,” said WEVA International Chairman Roy Chapman. EXPO admission is open to both members and non-members.
Dazzling innovations in DVD authoring, production and duplication along with exciting developments in nonlinear editing, high-definition systems, cutting-edge camera techniques (standard and widescreen), new special event creativity, successful Internet marketing, and more will be spotlighted in the WEVA EXPO 2004 program line-up. Seminars and workshops will be presented by leading videographers from across the country and worldwide.
WEVA EXPO 2004 will officially open Monday, August 16, 2004 at 5:30 pm. Optional pre-convention workshops will be held during the day on Monday.
The WEVA 14th Annual Creative Excellence Awards, Special Recognition Awards, including announcement of the 2004 WEVA Wedding & Event Videography Hall of Fame inductees will be presented on Monday evening. The WEVA Trade Show will be open on Tuesday and Wednesday. WEVA EXPO 2004 will wrap up by 5:00 pm Thursday, August 19, 2004.
In returning to spectacular Bally’s Las Vegas (directly connected to Paris Las Vegas), WEVA International has secured rates of just $81 per night (single or double occupancy; kids under 18 stay free) for all WEVA EXPO 2004 attendees. The special rate is valid three days before and three days after the official EXPO dates.
Las Vegas is conveniently and inexpensively reached from virtually anywhere around the globe. There is no Saturday stayover requirement needed with Las Vegas flights in order to get the lowest air fares. Travel experts say now is a good time to book air fares, especially from the east coast. Jet Blue and other airlines have already posted low cost fares to Las Vegas in the EXPO time frame.
Since guest rooms always sell out in advance for WEVA EXPO, early reservations are recommended. Bally’s Las Vegas will begin accepting room reservations for WEVA EXPO 2004 after January 6, 2004. Call Bally’s toll-free at 1-800-7BALLYS (702-739-4111) to reserve guest rooms.
As usual, WEVA EXPO program and registration details will be posted in late spring/early summer in the WEVA EXPO section of the WEVA website at www.weva.com. For more information contact WEVA International at email@example.com or 941-923-5334. Be sure to reserve the WEVA EXPO 2004 dates on your calendar now!
WEVA International is the leading trade association for professional wedding and event videographers. The association is dedicated to advancing the professional interests of wedding and event videographers worldwide through continuing education, technical support, group benefits, advocacy committees and professional development training. For more information regarding professional videography and WEVA International activities and membership, visit www.weva.com, or contact the association office at 941-923-5334 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.