rAVe Sponsored AV Networking World Conference Announces Panel Speakers

networkingworld-0114AV Networking World conference, to be held in Amsterdam on 4 Feb., 2014, announced this week its lineup of panel speakers for the informative networking educational event. Participants will be eligible to receive four InfoComm CTS RU credits.

Sponsors include Allen & Heath, Attero Tech, Audinate, Behringer, Bosch, Bose, BSS Audio, Focusrite RedNet, Harman, Nexo, Midas, Open Access, Peavey Commercial Audio, Shure, Soundcraft, Stewart Audio, Symetrix, TC Group, 2N Telecommunications and Yamaha Commercial Audio. This free all-day event will be held at the Amsterdam Holiday Inn near the RAI Convention Center.

The conference features over 20 panelists from industry design consultants, installation contractors, networking experts, plus major professional audio equipment manufacturers. In addition to the broad spectrum of informative panel discussions and presentations, a major interoperability networking demonstration will be conducted.

Here is a glance of the day’s presentations:

  • AV systems for small to mid-sized installations
    Brian McCormick, Chief Marketing Officer, Stewart Audio
    Arthur Koll, Sales Engineer Broadcast/Commercial Audio
    Yamaha Music Europe
    Mike Sims, Director of Marketing & Sales, Attero Tech
  • Common issues and discussion about the control of AV equipment
    Roland Hemming, Principal at RH Consulting
    Justin Hankey, Application Engineer Networking and Installed Sound, Harman Professional Audio
    Simon Jones, Research and Development Manager, Focusrite Audio Engineering
  • Conferencing systems in the corporate boardroom
    Craig Richardson, VP of Global Sales, Symetriix
    Stuart Stephens, Sales and Project Engineer, Shure
    Stefan Mathias, Principal, Hartmann + Mathias Partnership
  • Sound/Light is Art: A look at the Park Avenue Tunnel Art Installation
    Kate Brown, Sound Designer/ Field Engineer, World Stage
  • Networked audio in the recording environment
    Adrian Hogg, Pro Audio Specialist, Focusrite Audio Engineering
  • Rail and transport AV public address systems
    Brendan Dooley, General Manager, Open Access Pty Ltd
    Jan Mastalir, Technical Director, 2N Telecommunications
  • IT networking training session
    Joe Spoto, Senior Instructor, Commsupport
  • Audio networking in fixed AV installations in theatres
    Nicola Beretta, Product Specialist, Allen & Heath
  • Sound systems for hospitality, retail and shopping centers
    Kyle Sullivan, Product Line Manager, Bose
    Etienne Berard, Consultant, Atelier Audio-Visuel
    Noel Duropan, Director of Systems Design, Mood Media
  • Networked audio systems for stadiums and large venues


  • Klas Dalbjorn, Product Research Manager, TC Group
    Ethan Wetzell, Platform Strategist, Bosch Communications System
    Shayne Thomas, Peavey Commercial Audio
  • Layer 3 IP media networking. What does it mean?
    Aidan Williams, Co-founder and CTO, Audinate
    Jeff Berryman, Senior Scientist, Bosch Communications
  • AV Installation contractor roundtable discussion
    Kate Brown, Sound Designer/ Field Engineer, World Stage
    Rob Lyall, Technical Manager ProAV
  • Dante product and interoperability demonstrations

Due to the space limitation, early registration is highly advised. Lunch will be provided and cocktails will served following the seminar. The event will be held at the Amsterdam Holiday Inn located at De Boelelaan 2, 1083 HJ Amsterdam, Netherlands. Go here to register.