Welcome to the After Effects Program at Adobe Video World. Join a mix of experienced content creators for four days of sessions designed for intermediate to advanced After Effects users. We kickoff the program with Adobe Day—a full day of presentations and Q&As delivered by the Adobe product teams.

THURSDAY | SEPTEMBER 29
DAY 1 — ADOBE DAY
9:00 – 9:50am Adobe Premiere Pro 25th Anniversary: A Trip Down Memory Lane
Al Mooney
10:00 – 10:50am The Legend & The Legacy: After Effects & Character Animator (or Looking Back When We Had Hair)
Creators Dave Simons & Dan Wilk
11:00 – 11:50am Collaborative Workflows and Collaborative Teams
Panel Discussion
12:00pm – 1:45pm Lunch
1:45pm Reconvene: Explain Breakout Sessions
2:00 – 2:50pm 3D Workflows UI/Prototyping in After Effects Character Animator Team Projects/Collaborative Workflows Virtual Reality Just Do It: Adding and Fixing Features ASAP Color in Premiere Pro & After Effects
3:00 – 3:50pm Mobile-to-Desktop Workflows Photoshop/Illustrator-to-After Effects Workflows Stock and Templates in Premiere Pro and After Effects Audio Workflows The Hidden Power of Adobe Media Encoder Creative Cloud Services Color in Premiere Pro & After Effects
4:00 – 5:00pm Closing: A Look at the Future
7:00 – 10:00pm AVW Expo Night
FRIDAY | SEPTEMBER 30
DAY 2 — AFTER EFFECTS WORLD (AEW)
8:30 – 9:45am KEYNOTE: CHRIS DO
Win Over Clients—Ask Powerful Questions
10:00am – 1:00pm From Stills to Motion: Creating Animationwith Photoshop and After Effects
Eran Stern
Adobe After Effects – Essential Techniques
Ian Robinson
Getting Started with After Effects Scripting
Mathias Möhl
1:00 – 2:30pm Lunch
2:30 – 5:30pm Animation Bootcamp: The Crash-Course
Joey Korenman
Tracking Motion and Cameras with After Effects & Mocha
Nick Harauz
An Introduction to Cinema 4D — CD4 Lite for the Absolute Beginner
Thanassis Pozantzis
SATURDAY | OCTOBER 1
DAY 3 — AFTER EFFECTS WORLD (AEW)
  Core Skills Motion Graphics Visual FX & 3D Expressions & Scripts
9:00 – 10:15am Essential Photoshop Techniques for After Effects Artists
Richard Harrington
Promos & Commercials Animation Breakdowns
Eran Stern
4D Meets 3D & 2D: Using Cinema 4D in your 2D Workflow
EJ Hassenfratz
Expressions for Character Animation
Mathias Möhl
10:15 – 10:30am BREAK
10:30 – 11:15am Time Remapping for Fun and Profit
Kyle Hamrick
Moving in 3D Space: How to Control 3D Cameras
Ian Robinson
Secondary Color Correction with Moving Subjects: Using Tracking for Superior Color Correction
Jessica Weiss Thomas
Caffeinating Your Cinema 4D Workflow with XPresso
E.J. Hassenfratz
11:15 – 11:30am BREAK
11:30am – 12:45pm Planar Tracking Essentials with Mocha Ae
Ian Robinson
Visualizing Data and Details with Motion Graphics
Paul Murphy
Mastering Rotoscoping: Advanced Real World Workflows
Mathias Möhl
Interactive Animations: Video & HTML5 (and CSS & Javascript)
Chris Converse
12:45 – 2:15pm LUNCH
2:15 – 3:30pm Virtual Reality Workflows in After Effects
Nick Harauz
10 Ways to Reveal a Logo: Paths Animations in After Effects
Eran Stern
Working with Real 3D Objects Inside After Effects
Paul Murphy
Advanced Expressions Workshop
Joey Korenman
3:30 – 3:45pm BREAK
3:45 – 4:30pm Creating Looping Organic Textures
Richard Harrington
Thinking Outside the [Text] Box
Kyle Hamrick
Best New Features in Cinema 4D R18
EJ Hassenfratz
No, Expressions Are Not Scary!
Mathias Möhl
4:30 – 4:45pm BREAK
4:45 – 6:00pm Creating Cinemagraphs: Living Photos for Digital Signage & Web
Chris Converse
Design Hacks For Non-Designers
Joey Korenman
The Power of Deformers in C4D: What Do They All Do?
Thanassis Pozantzis
Creating Animations for Video Editors:Premiere Pro Driven Digital After Effects Templates
Jarle Leirpoll
SUNDAY | OCTOBER 2
DAY 4 — AFTER EFFECTS WORLD (AEW)
  Core Skills Motion Graphics Visual FX & 3D Expressions & Scripts
9:00 – 10:15am Text with Impact: 10 Tips for Stronger Title Design
Ian Robinson
A New Approach to Animation: An Introduction to Adobe Character Animator
David Simons & Dave Werner
Compositing in 3D Space: Element 3D Compositing Techniques
Eran Stern
Simplify Your C4D Project Using User Data & XPresso
Thanassis
Pozantzis
10:15 – 10:30am BREAK
10:30 – 11:15am Waiting Less: How to Master the Render Queue
Richard Harrington
The Secret Hand Shake: Power Tips and Techniques
Eran Stern
Convert a 2D Image into 3D Scenes Using Camera Mapping in After Effects
Paul Murphy
An Introduction to jQuery: Scripting After Effects with Javascript
Chris Converse
11:15 – 11:30am BREAK
11:30am – 12:45pm Handcrafted Animation: Recreating Handmade Animation Styles with After Effects
Paul Murphy
Rig-Building 101: The Structural Side of After Effects
Kyle Hamrick
AVW Invasion Trailer Case Study
Joey Korenman
Going Deeper with Expressions (Level 2)
Mathias Möhl
12:45 – 2:15pm LUNCH
2:15 – 3:30pm Mastering the Camera Tracker and Warp Stabilizer
Richard Harrington
On Form with Form: Using Particles Grids in Your Motion Graphics
Paul Murphy
Intro to Cinema 4D’s Sketch & Toon
EJ Hassenfratz
Advanced Rigging in Character Animator
David Simons & Dave Werner
3:30 – 3:45pm BREAK
3:45 – 4:30pm Head Above Water – Staying Organized in After Effects
Nick Harauz
The Whole Shebang: Video Production From Concept to Render
Jessica Weiss Thomas
C4D Lite and Cineware, Fast Reflection Tricks
Thanassis Pozantzis
The Geeky Stuff with Expressions for Geeks and Non-Geeks (Level 3)
Mathias Möhl
4:30 – 4:45pm BREAK