Beginning this May 17th, iStandard Producers will be taking its "Beat Camp" series on the road to the SAE Institute in four cites across the country. The weekend-long conventions will provide budding producers with seminars discussing producer branding, management, A&R meeting simulations, networking, songwriter-producer synergy, sampling, live mixing sessions and more.

Other activities at the convention will include the iStandard Producer Showcase, Celebrity Beat Cyphers, Impromptu Beat Battles and more. Previous Beat Camp instructors have included the likes of the J.U.S.T.I.C.E League, S1 a/k/a Symbolyc One, Statik Selektah, Scram Jones, !llmind, Buckwild and many more.

The first "Beat Camp" convention will take place on May 17th and 18th in Miami, FL. Additional dates will take place in Atlanta, Los Angeles and New York throughout the rest of the year. Additional information about each event can be found at the links below.

Miami - 5/17 - 5/18

Atlanta - 7/19 - 7/21

Los Angeles - 9/13 - 9/15

New York - 11/1 - 11/3