Megan A. Dutta

Megan A. Dutta

Megan A. Dutta is the director of emerging markets at rAVe [LAVNCH]. Contact her at megan@theraveagency.com. You can find her on Twitter at https://twitter.com/MeganADutta.

InfoComm 2022 Preview: The Digitization of Our Physical World

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Ahead of InfoComm 2022, LAVNCH [CODE] and AVIXA will present a one-hour LAVNCH & LEARN titled “The Digitization of Our Physical World“. The event will be held on May 23 at 1 p.m. EDT. To kick off the session, Megan A. Dutta will be joined by AVIXA’s Lauren Moore to highlight emerging trends at InfoComm […]

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AVIXA Women’s Council Launches Rosie Riveters Initiative

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The AVIXA Women’s Council has partnered with Rosie Riveters, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization built on the premise that innovation is cultivated where experimentation is encouraged, and that failure is not in conflict with success, but a necessary and crucial part of it. Watch the video below to learn more about the AVIXA Women’s Council Rosie […]

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Women in Consumer Technology to Host Leadership Coaching Event

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Women in Consumer Technology (WiCT) is hosting “A Day of Discovery”—an energizing conference to introduce the professional benefits of leadership coaching—on June 16, at the Consumer Technology Association (CTA) Innovation House in Washington, D.C. The full-day event will start at 10 a.m. and will feature empowering keynotes from Becky Magnotta of Homestead Coaching and Consulting […]

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Shure Brings Premium Audio to PSNI Global Meeting at ISE 2022

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The PSNI Global Alliance has named Shure as the official audio provider for PSNI’s annual global meeting at ISE 2022. A Global Preferred Vendor Partner for the Alliance, Shure will provide its Microflex Complete Wireless (MXCW) Conference System to enable discussions during the off-site meeting. This solution combines microphone, loudspeaker, interpretation audio and user controls […]

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Starin to Host Fundraiser at InfoComm 2022

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Starin, with the help of DTEN, is raising funds for Silver State Service Dogs of Nevada to donate a service animal to a military veteran or first responder at InfoComm 2022. “Service dogs are life-changing companions for those in need — whether they’re service members with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), children with autism spectrum disorder […]

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Control Concepts Bolsters Software Development Team

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As Control Concepts continues its quest to redefine its identity as an AV software developer serving manufacturers, software providers and integrators with their API integration needs, the company has added AV programmer Jonathan Chaidez to its software development team as a systems programmer. Chaidez joins Control Concepts with six years of AV industry experience spanning […]

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Telecine Launches FinFacts Digital Signage Content Subscription Service

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Telecine Multimedia has launched a new digital signage content subscription service. This new service is designed bring high-quality, attractive, and informative content for in-branch customer messaging and communications. FinFacts provides a content library built around everyday banking information and guidance, adapted from FDIC material that’s already fully appropriate and approved for bank marketing and customer […]

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PSNI to Live Stream Supersummit End User Panel

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PSNI Global Alliance is set to open its technology end user panel at the annual PSNI Supersummit event to the public this year, giving insight into the future of the workplace from a high-profile end-use speaker perspective. The global AV/UCC network, which has organized the traditionally Alliance-exclusive event for the past 15-years, will stream this […]

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Crestron to Acquire Camera and Intelligent Video Technology from 1 Beyond

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Crestron is set to acquire the intelligent video technology developed by 1 Beyond. According to the companies, the integration of this technology will strengthen the Crestron ecosystem and core competency in videoconferencing, AV and control and automation for collaboration rooms of all sizes, styles and purposes. “To enable productive and effective hybrid meetings, the modern […]

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Announcing LAVNCH [CODE]’s Inaugural Out of This World Experiences Awards

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The LAVNCH [CODE] team is proud to announce the inaugural Out of This World Experiences Awards! These awards will highlight next-level experiences—the ones that absolutely blow your mind and use technology in new and creative ways. “Technology can make or break an experience. We’re looking for the most creative installations of technology, the ones that […]

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Mentoring Matters: Find Out Why in this Girl Boss LAVNCH & LEARN

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According to a study by Odyssey Mentoring, people who mentor typically earn $25,000 a year in additional compensation, on average, then do people who do not mentor. In the final episode of our Girl Boss series—held on March 14 at 1 p.m. ET—Megan A. Dutta will be joined by Cory Schaeffer and Carol Campbell to […]

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Crestron Intros Fully Tunable LED Light Fixtures to 
Support Improved Health and Wellness in the Home

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Crestron has introduced new LED Light Fixtures created to meet the design, intelligence, elegance and customization that homeowners demand; the new fully tunable light fixtures add real-time personalized lighting control fit into the Crestron Home operating system.  Through the Crestron Home platform, users have full control of the color of their lights including hue, saturation, […]

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Learn How to Stress Less in the Next Girl Boss LAVNCH & LEARN

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According to a study by Wrike, some 94% of workers report feeling stress at work, and almost a third say their stress level is high to unsustainably high. In the next episode of the Girl Boss LAVNCH & LEARN series, Megan A. Dutta will be joined by a panel of experts – Brandy Alvarado-Miranda, Carrie […]

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Dimensional Innovations Welcomes Chad Hutson

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Dimensional Innovations (DI), an experience design, technology and build firm, has named Chad Hutson as executive director. With over 20 years’ experience in the digital, branded environment, and design industries, Hutson brings a wealth of expertise to DI and will help spearhead experience innovation and technology-driven storytelling for the company. “Dimensional Innovations is an industry […]

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Learn the Latest Digital Signage Content Trends in the Next DS LAVNCHandLEARN

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Something we know in the AV industry is that content has and always will be king when it comes to digital signage. Whether it’s showing critical information like COVID-19 policies or designs that “wow” customers, there’s no doubt that content is the key to digital signage success. In this upcoming DS LAVNCH and LEARN, we’ll […]

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Girl Boss Into the New Year With a LAVNCH & LEARN On Overcoming Imposter Syndrome

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We’ve all faced times where we feel underqualified and incapable of a task or job presented to us, and that certainly doesn’t stop when we get to the workplace. If you find yourself thinking, “I’m not technical enough for this,” we have a news flash for you: you are! In the upcoming Girl Boss LAVNCH […]

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What’s the Current State of the Digital Signage Industry? Find Out!

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The digital signage industry is constantly evolving; from products to content to services, the industry is constantly on the move and adapting to the next big thing. So, what’s trending now and what will be trending in the next 18 months? Join rAVe’s Megan A. Dutta as she explores this topic with Laura Davis-Taylor, Paul […]

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XTEN-AV Takes a Glimpse Into the Future During Dec. 14 LAVNCH & LEARN

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On Tuesday, Dec. 14, XTEN-AV will host a LAVNCH & LEARN event with rAVe’s own Gary Kayye. Joined by XTEN-AV co-founders Vib Singh and Sahil Dhingra, the trio will discuss XTEN-AV’s current features as well as what’s coming up next for the company. “We’re very excited to be a part of the LAVNCH & LEARN […]

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Don’t Miss It: Join Us for a Girl Boss LAVNCH & LEARN About Effective Workplace Communication

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Communication styles can vary wildly from person to person and from gender to gender, which is why workplace communication has always been such a hot topic. In the upcoming Girl Boss LAVNCH & LEARN, “I’m Not Sorry: Effective Communication in the Workplace,” a panel of experts will review topics like how to stop saying you’re sorry […]

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My First InfoComm

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Each year, thousands of AV professionals gather together for InfoComm in either Las Vegas or Orlando. The show can feel like a giant reunion for your AV family, with networking events galore, new products to explore and classes to attend. #AVtweeps will proudly tell you how many years they’ve attended the show. But what about […]

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Building New Recurring Revenue Streams in the Cloud with Xyte

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On Tuesday, Nov. 16, Gary Kayye will be joined by Xyte CEO Omer Brookstein for a compelling discussion on AV and cloud convergence; they will also discuss the concept of Hardware-as-a-Service (HaaS). During the live, interactive LAVNCH & LEARN, attendees will learn what a true HaaS model means and the toolsets required to achieve them. […]

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Sara Potecha Headlines AVIXA Women’s Council Breakfast

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Sara Potecha headlined the annual AVIXA Women’s Council Breakfast at InfoComm 2021. Potecha, a well-known author and speaker, examined how being “pressed” leads to two different roads, one where we become stressed, repressed, unimpressed and downright depressed — or one where we learn to decompress, reimagine, recover and, in time, become irrepressible. During the breakfast, […]

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Tweeting-Up with #AVTweeps at InfoComm 2021

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On Wednesday, Oct. 27, InfoComm 2021 attendees gathered in Room W310 for the 10th annual Tweetup, an event where AV professionals who chat on social media can meet IRL (that’s internet speak for in real life). “Clearly this year’s InfoComm is very different than previous years, but we were excited to host #AVTweeps at our […]

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5 Things to Know About Signal Routing/Switching Before InfoComm 2021

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Routing and switching is constantly evolving in ProAV — especially with the proliferation of faster internet, higher resolutions and more equipment added to the network daily. Ahead of the show, we spoke with InfoComm 2021 exhibitors to explore what signal routing/switching trends AV professionals should be aware of before they head to Orlando for the […]

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5 Things to Know About Pro Audio Ahead of InfoComm 2021

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The pro audio market is expected to grow from slightly over $4B In 2020 to over $5.5B by 2026, according to an August 2021 report. From hybrid conferencing solutions to explosive sound in arenas to immersive audio applications, there’s no limit to what this market can do. Ahead of the show, we spoke with InfoComm […]

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5 Things to Know About Digital Signage Ahead of InfoComm 2021

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Digital signage is poised for strong revenue growth, with a forecast of $32 billion in 2021, increasing to $44.7 billion in 2026, according to AVIXA’s 2021 Industry Outlook and Trends Analysis. With this in mind, it’s no surprise Digital Signage will be a major focus at InfoComm 2021. To start, AVIXA (producers of InfoComm), along […]

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