Robert Reinhardt, VP of the Multimedia Platforms Group for Schematic (www.schematic.com), is internationally regarded as an expert on multimedia application development, particularly in Macromedia Flash. Robert is the lead author of the Flash Bible and Flash ActionScript Bible series (Wiley), as well as Macromedia MX: Building Rich Internet Applications (Macromedia Press). He has developed multimedia courses for educational facilities in Canada and the United States, and is a Macromedia certified instructor for Flash courses at Portland State University. Robert has been a regular featured speaker at the FlashForward, FITC, and SIGGRAPH conferences. Robert is also a partner and writer at Community MX (www.communitymx.com).