How to Get From Here to There and Everywhere at ISE 2023

ISE 2023 is almost here, which means it’s time to pull out the suitcase, dust off the passport and read this fun-filled article that breaks down everything you need to know about transportation in Barcelona, Spain. First up, yes, there are Ubers, and I would highly suggest taking one from the airport to your hotel. […]

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They’re Coming for Your Business

They’re coming for your business. Flattened by the pandemic and bolstered by the ProAV market trend towards experiential, Europe’s live events companies will broaden their businesses to include systems integration. For decades, it was an exception if you saw a specialized AV events company with a full business unit in the more static business of […]

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ISE 2023: What #AVtweeps Are Most Looking Forward To

Grab your passport and suitcase, #AVtweeps, because the world’s largest AV trade show is right around the corner. Integrated Systems Europe’s (ISE) annual event brings together tech enthusiasts and AV professionals from around the world for the ultimate celebration of innovation. After a wildly successful year in 2022, ISE will be returning to its home […]

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The Sessions Checklist You Didn’t Know You Needed for ISE 2023!

With ISE 2023 right around the corner, there is no shortage of things that will keep you entertained. Once you’re on the show floor for a couple hours, though, you may find yourself eager to take a load off of your feet. Here is a quick list of educational sessions you should consider attending at […]

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Preparing for ISE 2023: One-Week Check-In

Hello, #AVtweeps. Nothing says crunch time like a trade show in exactly! one! week! If you’re like me and feel like you’re running around like a crazy person, never fear. Here is the list of what you should be working to finish and accomplish before ISE begins in Barcelona next week. Relax. Take a deep […]

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Sennheiser Announces Restructuring at the Top Along with New Management Team

Following the realignment of the company with a focus on the professional audio business, the Sennheiser Group is entering 2023 with a newly formed management team. The audio specialist’s new Executive Management Board includes representatives from the three business units Pro Audio, Business Communication and Neumann, as well as Supply Chain, Corporate Functions and Development. […]

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Barco Sales Numbers for G-Series Projectors Reach 10,000 Units

Barco shared a new milestone for its G-series as the sales numbers of the single-chip laser phosphor projectors has hit the mark of 10.000 units. Barco says the achievement is a momentous attestation to both the growth of immersive experiences and the sustained efforts of the company and its partners in bringing best-seller solutions for […]

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WSDG Releases ‘Sound Reinforcement for Audio Engineers’ Handbook

WSDG (Walters-Storyk Design Group) just released the “Sound Reinforcement for Audio Engineers,” a handbook that explores acoustic design and electroacoustic engineering theory as applied to real-world applications in the field. The handbook was edited and curated by Dr. Wolfgang Ahnert and WSDG Director of Applied Science and Engineering Dirk Noy and is the first print […]

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LANG AG Invests in Panasonic RQ25K Series

With the rental and staging and location-based entertainment industries facing an increasingly complex market, leading players are looking to the latest AV technologies for an edge. Rising transport costs and staff shortages, alongside increasingly flexible bookings from event organizers, are major challenges for event production companies. It’s why LANG AG, one of Europe’s leading visual […]

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INFiLED Adds Andreas Voss, Dave Morris for VPs of Sales

INFiLED has announced the hiring of Andreas Voss as Vice President of Sales for Europe and Dave Morris as Vice President of Sales in the UK and Ireland. As the company is currently working on a major expansion in these key regions, an expansion of the EMEA Sales & Marketing team and a new Showroom […]

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America’s Cup Head of Television Stephen Nuttall Will Deliver Final Keynote at ISE 2023

As the world’s most established sailing competition the America’s Cup prepares to take place in Barcelona in October 2024, Integrated Systems Europe is pleased to announce the sailing race’s Head of Television, Stephen Nuttall, as the third and final keynote speaker for ISE 2023 to be held this year, at Fira Barcelona, Jan. 31-Feb. 3, […]

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Barco Just Added Two Outputs to the ClickShare CX-50!

Barco just announced the 2nd generation of its CX-50, the premium ClickShare Conference model. The ClickShare CX-50 2nd generation brings dual screen support, allowing content to be shown on two room displays side by side. During video meetings, one of the screens is dedicated to the remote participants, where they remain visible at all time […]

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Shure Returns to ISE 2023

Shure will be back at ISE 2023 and will reinforce the importance of high-quality audio technology for IT managers and AV decision-makers, while strengthening connections with key customers, partners and industry friends. Shure will showcase the following innovations, conferencing solutions, and partnerships at the trade show: Microflex Ecosystem — Offers the complete portfolio of networked […]

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Screen Innovations To Bring Solo 3 Projection Screen and More to ISE 2023

Screen Innovations (SI) will bring the Solo 3 wireless projection screen to ISE, a re-envisioned line of design-centered motorized projection screen cassettes that discreetly blends into surrounding indoor and outdoor environments. Unlike most other motorized projection screen cassettes, Solo 3 is manufactured as a visually flawless unit with no typical demarcations of the end caps. […]

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Magewell’s Pro Convert Audio DX Supports Dante Audio Networking

Magewell announced the Pro Convert Audio DX multi-format IP audio encoder, decoder and capture device. The company’s first solution with integrated support for Audinate’s Dante audio networking, the new hardware lets users convert audio between Dante, NDI and SRT transport technologies while also bridging analog audio, software and IP networks. Magewell will introduce Pro Convert […]

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Panasonic Connect Europe Announces Ultra-Short PT-CMZ50 LCD Projector

Panasonic Connect Europe announced the PT-CMZ50 LCD projector, an ultra-short with 5200 lumens. The CMZ50 projector delivers 80-inch images from approximately 1cm, allowing presenters to “work confidently without worrying about shadows on the screen or being dazzled by light from the lens and providing on-site and remote participants a clear view of detailed content.” To […]

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Macnica Will Show M2S Media Streaming Software Development Kit for the First Time at ISE 2023

Macnica is attending ISE 2023 with plans to “prepare AV hardware and software developers for an IPMX future.” Anchored by its IPMX Development Kit, a new Media Streaming SDK and two demonstrations with full-stack Macnica solutions with open APIs, Macnica’s ISE stand (5E670) will show visitors how to build IPMX-compatible products, and deploy interoperable AV-over-IP […]

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Snap One Returns to ISE 2023, Will Showcase New Solutions

Snap One is returning to ISE 2023 with a strong commitment to international expansion and a comprehensive showcase of new solutions debuting for the first time internationally across the control, lighting, audio, power and surveillance categories in Stand 2D400. “We’re thrilled to return to ISE and show our international Partners how our solutions can help them […]

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The Best Demo at CEDIA Expo Is Coming to ISE 2023

You may remember that I referred to this demo as the best I’ve ever seen at a CEDIA Expo — in history. Trinnov Audio will demonstrate its new groundbreaking acoustic processing technology, based on years of research, at ISE 2023 (booth 2D150). In partnership with Krix, Sony & Officina Acustica, this new digital sound field […]

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ISE Prepares to Welcome Over 900 Exhibitors to 2023 Show

In a sign of the ever-growing and widening appeal of ISE, the 2023 show is set to welcome more than 900 exhibitors, including around 120 first-time exhibitors who will take up 3,630sqm of floorspace at the Fira. Those making their debuts in Barcelona will bring innovative products and solutions from across the  ProAV and systems […]

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Energy Costs Now a Serious Problem for ProAV Industry

The invasion of Ukraine, following on the heels of the loss of business due to the pandemic, creates economic aftershocks in the very heart of the European AV business. Soaring energy costs now cripple the cultural sector, and an example from Brussels, the heart of the EU, shows the stress on the AV and related […]

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Fran Chuan of InnoQuotient Will Deliver Second Keynote at ISE 2023

Fran Chuan, CEO and co-creator of Culture Innovation Assessment Platform, InnoQuotient is confirmed as the second keynote speaker at Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) — the “world-leading AV and systems integration show, Fira Barcelona Gran Via, Jan. 31 – Feb. 3, 2023.” Taking place at 5:15 p.m. on Thursday Feb. 2, in Conference Suite CC4.1, Fran’s […]

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Barco Reopens Experience Center With Updated Tech

Barco‘s Experience Center inside its headquarters opened over six years ago. Since then, the company has welcomed and impressed over 70,000 visitors and after the long lockdowns in 2020 and 2021 — caused by the virus that shall not be named — the company has started to welcome visitors AND employees again. All the tech […]

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Cinegy Adds Update to Its Route Software

Cinegy GmbH, a provider of software technology for digital video processing, asset management, video compression and automation and playout, has introduced software version 22.10 for Cinegy Route, the simple tool to manage media networks. Cinegy Route is the essential building block for IP-based infrastructures, providing a centralized directory for high volumes of content streams. The […]

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Alcons Audio Debuts BC272 Medium-Output Cardioid Subwoofer System

Alcons Audio just debuted the BC272, a self-contained, medium-output cardioid subwoofer system for both permanent and portable ground-stacked applications. It is designed to offer a tight and accurate sub-bass response, for low-frequency extension of any Alcons pro-ribbon system. By means of a front and rear-located woofer configuration, in combination with dedicated processing, the system offers […]

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An Overall Picture of Growth for European Video Entertainment

By Olivia Lowden and James Duvall Futuresource Consulting Despite the obvious challenges of recent years – the snowstorm of prolonged lockdowns, social restrictions, and the cautious attitudes that followed – 2022 represented the beginning of a post-pandemic outlook for much of the video industry. One of the cornerstones of the video entertainment industry’s recovery has […]

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ISE 2023: Congress Square, Impact Lounge and Other Show-Floor Areas to Visit

ISE 2023 is highlighting its Congress Square area, right at the heart of the Fira at ISE 2023. The 2,212-square-meter Congress Square location can be found in the central aisle between Halls 4 & 6 and Halls 5 & 7 and is “packed with innovations, networking opportunities and industry organizations, bringing together a range of […]

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Disguise Now Offers New Learning Program With In-Classroom and Online Courses for Production

Disguise has reengineered its learning program to a new offering named disguise Learn. Disguise Learn’s new in-classroom and online courses provide an improved experience offering dedicated learning pathways for virtual production, extended reality, broadcast graphics, location-based experiences and live events so users can pick a learning pathway most relevant to their chosen industry application. disguise […]

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The Flexibility vs. Performance Trade-off

“For every action (force) in nature there is an equal and opposite reaction.” – Sir Isaac Newton I talk to a lot of people about the future of work and how businesses are rethinking their real estate footprints and spaces to adapt to the reality of a hybrid future. Companies want people to come back […]

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Kramer Enters Strategic Partnership With Vega Global

Kramer today announced a strategic partnership agreement with Vega Global, a system integrators and managed service provider. By tapping into Vega Global’s wide network of AV and IT resellers, Kramer is hoping this partnership will strengthen its position, globally. With over 20 offices across Asia, Oceania, and Middle East, Vega Global has an extensive market presence that […]

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The Never-Heard-Before Sound of Earth’s Rumble

Chances are you never give a second thought to one of life’s essentials: Earth’s magnetic field. We almost never think about the magnetic field — but our lives depend upon it. It extends several tens of thousands of kilometers into space and saves the Earth from becoming the sun’s frying pan by protecting Earth (and […]

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L-Acoustics Announces New Sales Organization

L-Acoustics announces the creation of a new sales organization that allows the company to drive its vision to deliver exceptional audio experiences for audiences worldwide through constant technology innovation, product development, and educational outreach. The new L-Acoustics sales organization is focused on sales strategy, business development, and building territorial sales channels. Under the general management of […]

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