It’s almost time…Certiport will hold the first annual Adobe Certified Associate World Championship next week! Students from all over the world will meet at the Gaylord National Resort & Conference Center from July 31st through August 3rd to compete. In the Championship Round, contestants will be assigned a design challenge from the Global Fund for Children to which they must respond using Adobe Photoshop software. Students will be judged on their creative and technical Photoshop skills, as well as their ability to take and follow instructions and communication from the client, and implement their client’s vision and message.
Here are the entry statistics – impressive for the first go around for the ACA World Championship.
– 59,510 total entries
– 33,576 unique candidates
– 25 finalists invited to the World Championship
– 14 countries represented at the World Championship
Stay tuned to find out the names of the first, second and third place winners. They will receive scholarship money, subscriptions to the Adobe® Creative Cloud, and most importantly, the right to put “Best in the World” at ACA on their resume.