Adobe has announced the MAX 2007 event series for those interested in enhancing their skills in designing, developing and delivering rich, engaging experiences on the web. The tour will take in Chicago, Barcelona and Tokyo starting in September with the Spain visit planned for October 15th to 18th. Themed "Connect. Discover. Inspire." this year's MAX will connect attendees with top industry experts, provide opportunities to discover the latest techniques and cutting-edge technologies, and spark inspiration to create rich, engaging experiences.

Adobe also launched a call for entries for the 2007 MAX Awards. Now in its fifth year, the MAX Awards recognize the most groundbreaking work of leading designers and developers from around the world. The awards will honour the most engaging work in seven categories: Advertising and Branding, Communication and Collaboration, Enterprise, Mobility and Devices, Public Sector, Rich Internet Applications, and Video. The top two finalists in each of seven categories will be invited to showcase their work at MAX 2007. The deadline for all entries is Friday, August 3rd, 2007.