Integrated Systems Europe Returns to Barcelona

Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) will return to Barcelona (January 30 – February 2, 2024) as a comprehensive exhibition for the ProAV and systems integration sectors. “Without a doubt, ISE is ‘Your Destination for Innovation,’ and we will prove that this is not just a claim. With more than 1200 confirmed exhibitors and the biggest ever […]

Integrated Systems Europe Returns to Barcelona

Sony Adds 8 Crystal LED Showrooms Across Europe

Sony has announced the opening of eight new Crystal LED showrooms across Europe to bring its visuals and immersive experience to life for a wide audience. The showrooms will allow visitors to immerse themselves in the full potential of Crystal LED and observe its exceptional quality in person. LED Product Manager, Jee Hee Lee, comments […]

Sony Adds 8 Crystal LED Showrooms Across Europe

ISE 2024 to Highlight the Best in ProAV at its Biggest Event Yet

ISE 2024 takes place at the Fira Barcelona Gran Via from 30 Jan – 2 Feb 2024. This special 20th anniversary edition is set to be the biggest yet, as ISE celebrates two decades of pro AV and systems integration excellence. Since it began in 2004, Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) – the world’s premier exhibition […]

ISE 2024 to Highlight the Best in ProAV at its Biggest Event Yet

Professional Microphone Market Slow but Steady, as Installed Commercial Leads the Way

By Grant Youngman Futuresource Consulting The professional microphone market continues to achieve slow but steady post-pandemic growth, with a new report from Futuresource Consulting forecasting a CAGR of 5.9% over the next five years. That’s despite a general feeling of caution and nervousness among buyers, resulting from current economic and geopolitical issues. Recovery for the […]

Professional Microphone Market Slow but Steady, as Installed Commercial Leads the Way

Meyer Sound Introduces NADIA Digital Audio Processing and Distribution Platform For Constellation Installations

NADIA is an integrated, network-based digital audio processing and distribution platform that will power future installations of Constellation by Meyer Sound. When incorporated into new Constellation installations, in addition to the processing power and inputs reserved for active acoustics, Meyer Sound says NADIA also provides separate inputs, processing and matrix to enable Spacemap Go spatial […]

Meyer Sound Introduces NADIA Digital Audio Processing and Distribution Platform For Constellation Installations

Star Wars Episode 10 Director to Give Keynote at ISE 2024

Multi Academy Award-Winner Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy has been revealed as the Opening Keynote for ISE 2024. Most widely known for her Academy Award-winning documentary shorts: “Saving Face” and “A Girl In The River: The Price Of Forgiveness,” Obaid-Chinoy is the first filmmaker from Pakistan to win an Oscar and the first female film director to win […]

Star Wars Episode 10 Director to Give Keynote at ISE 2024

Window to the Future

Megapixel Brings Hollywood Tech to Architectural Applications With Launch of Ventana MicroLED Displays With Hollywood’s rapid adoption of virtual production studios, you’ll find Megapixel whose core technology (with more than 200 patents) for LED displays and video processing helped transform the way Hollywood produces its visual effects. Megapixel’s Emmy- and Oscar-winning technologies have become the […]

Window to the Future

Mago Announces Mago Room Essential Device With 3 Presentation Options

Mago just unveiled the Mago Room Essential Device with three presentation options. The company says it provides the option of using an HDMI cable or wireless presentation support, facilitated through native device screen sharing in its proprietary QR code scanning. Here’s a video showing it: Key Features: Wireless Presentation: The wireless presentation technology streamlines content […]

Mago Announces Mago Room Essential Device With 3 Presentation Options

Exertis AV Hosts S14 Solutions Days 2023

The S14 Solutions Days 2023 took place over two exciting days in Uhingen under the motto “Meet the extraordinary”. From Sept. 27-28, 2023, the two days of the trade show offered not only the best weather conditions but also an “excellent atmosphere and a variety of exciting highlights.” With around 350 visitors on both days, […]

Exertis AV Hosts S14 Solutions Days 2023

Bose Professional Adds Kenn LeGault as Vice President of Engineering

Bose Professional announced Kenn LeGault as their newly-appointed vice president of engineering. LeGault brings “more than three decades of engineering and leadership experience” across significant global brands including Avid Technology, DreamWorks Animation, Dolby Laboratories and Amazon. LeGault’s experience includes leadership roles at Avid where he worked on audio recording and editing products such as Pro […]

Bose Professional Adds Kenn LeGault as Vice President of Engineering

ISE Europe 2024 Registration Opens and rAVe Has Free Entry Code!

Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) has announced that visitor registration is now open for ISE 2024. International industry professionals, AV technology users, and innovators can now register for the 20th anniversary edition of the show. And, we have a free code that anyone can use – when you go to register, use code: “raveeurope” Mike Blackman, […]

ISE Europe 2024 Registration Opens and rAVe Has Free Entry Code!

Inaugural INTEGRATE ME Brings ProAV Back to MENA Region — Looking Back at the 2023 Show

Congratulations to the organizers of INTEGRATE ME for their first show dedicated to ProAV. Co-located with CabSat, the show drew in an enthusiastic crowd of ProAV May 16-18, 2023 — much to the satisfaction of the exhibitors. The industry held its breath (several attempts in the MENA region have failed) and at first glance, many […]

Inaugural INTEGRATE ME Brings ProAV Back to MENA Region — Looking Back at the 2023 Show

CYP Launches HDBaseT 3.0 Transmitter

CYP just launched the PUV-3090TX-UEA HDBaseT 3.0 transmitter that supports up to 4K UHD+ (18Gbps, 4K@60Hz 4:4:4, 8-bit) video input and output over both HDMI and HDBaseT. This allows the transmission of uncompressed HDMI 2.0 4K@60 (4:4:4, 8-bit) video and HD audio as well as Ethernet (LAN serving) and control via a single run of […]

CYP Launches HDBaseT 3.0 Transmitter

Integrated Systems Events Expands Senior Leadership Team

Integrated Systems Events has announced the expansion of its senior leadership team with key appointments ahead of ISE 2024. Tom Barker-Harrold joins as senior marketing director and Jeroen Perquin as senior finance director. “At ISE, we have ambitious goals for the future so we must have the right team in place to get us there. […]

Integrated Systems Events Expands Senior Leadership Team

Barco, Crestron Enter Global Patent License Agreement for BYOM Market Growth

Barco and Crestron have entered into a global patent license agreement earlier this year. This enables Crestron to utilize some of Barco’s ClickShare patents for Crestron’s own collaboration solutions, including AirMedia wireless conferencing and presentation systems. Barco will continue to develop collaboration technologies but the point of the agreement between Barco and Crestron is to […]

Barco, Crestron Enter Global Patent License Agreement for BYOM Market Growth

Panasonic Connect Europe Announces Two 1-Chip DLP Laser Projectors

Panasonic Connect Europe today announced two new 1-Chip DLP laser projectors designed to expand the opportunity to bring new immersive applications to the location-based entertainment industry. The PT-REQ15 projector is the first 1-Chip DLP 4K Projector from Panasonic to offer 15,000 lumens brightness, while its counterpart the PT-REZ15 delivers 15,000lm with WUXGA (1920 x 1200) […]

Panasonic Connect Europe Announces Two 1-Chip DLP Laser Projectors

Sony Professional Europe Adds Henrik Breda as European Sales Director

Sony Professional Europe announced the appointment of a new european sales director, Henrik Breda. Henrik will be responsible for the continuous development of Sony’s distribution and channel partners whilst implementing and further optimizing the Professional Display & Solutions European mid-term sales strategy for B2B segments like Retail, Transport, Corporate and Education. Henrik already has an […]

Sony Professional Europe Adds Henrik Breda as European Sales Director

Biamp To Acquire Evoko

Biamp announced that it will acquire Evoko, a Sweden-based manufacturer known for its scheduling systems. The acquisition marks another step in Biamp’s “expansion strategy and commitment to provide customers with more comprehensive, integrated solutions.” Evoko has a suite of products including room-booking solutions and desk-scheduling systems designed to enhance productivity and streamline office operations. These offerings […]

Biamp To Acquire Evoko

PPDS Launches MUSE Digital Art Award for Artistic, Sustainable Technology

PPDS (aka Philips professional displays) has announced the launch of the MUSE Digital Art Award, a new environment-inspired international competition connecting artistic visionaries with industry-leading sustainable technology. Aligned with PPDS’ ambitions to empower more energy-efficient and eco-friendly business, leisure and learning environments through sustainable technology, this initiative invites artists to help imagine and inspire “The […]

PPDS Launches MUSE Digital Art Award for Artistic, Sustainable Technology

Automation and AI Are Powering the Next Generation of Pro PTZ Upgrades

By Shubham Kumar and Olivia Lowden Futuresource Consulting After a spell of limited innovation during the pandemic, professional pan-tilt-zoom (PTZ) cameras are entering a new technological era. Futuresource Consulting’s brand-new report reveals that AI and automation are the powerhouses behind many of the new-generation products entering the market, with auto-tracking, facial recognition, and automated camera […]

Automation and AI Are Powering the Next Generation of Pro PTZ Upgrades

Pliant Technologies Adds MicroCom 863XR Wireless Belt Pack for Use in Europe

Pliant Technologies announced a new addition to its MicroCom family of products: the MicroCom 863XR wireless belt pack. This product is designed for use in Europe as it operates in the 863-865 MHz ISM band, allowing unlicensed use in most European countries. The 863XR features “excellent range, two intercom channels and the capability to support […]

Pliant Technologies Adds MicroCom 863XR Wireless Belt Pack for Use in Europe

PureLink Becomes AV Solution Partner

PureLink GmbH has announced that the company is now an official AV Solution Partner. This outstanding partnership opens up new opportunities for comprehensive solutions and even closer collaboration with renowned partners for a powerful network within the ProAV industry. AV-Solution Partner e.V. is a leading association of AV system integrators in the German-speaking region and […]

PureLink Becomes AV Solution Partner

Ynvisible Signs First Large Commercial Order for Outdoor Signage Product

The global digital signage market may be projected to reach US$29 billion by 2027 (with an anticipated growth rate of 8%, according to The Business Research Company’s “Digital Signage Global Market Report 2023”), but we all know it isn’t easy dough (DOOH). Even so, newcomer Ynvisible announced a deal with a prominent European customer specializing […]

Ynvisible Signs First Large Commercial Order for Outdoor Signage Product

ISE Will Celebrate 20th Birthday at 2024 Show

Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) announced that the 2024 edition of the show will mark its 20th birthday. Since its inception in Geneva in 2004, ISE has grown into an industry-defining event, bringing together professionals, innovators, and thought leaders from around the world. ISE 2024 promises to be another “highlight in the history of the event.” […]

ISE Will Celebrate 20th Birthday at 2024 Show

Bluefin Adds Noël Kennedy as European Sales Director

Bluefin just added Noël Kennedy to head up their European sales team. Noël is an AV veteran with nearly 25 years of experience on the distribution, end user and manufacturing side of the industry. Bluefin says his well-rounded career will “serve him well at Bluefin as he leverages existing and builds new relationships in the […]

Bluefin Adds Noël Kennedy as European Sales Director

The Way the Ball Bounces: AV Style

For the very first time, the world governing body for basketball allowed a state-of-the-art court with an interactive video floor. In Madrid, the site of the FIBA Under-19 Women’s Basketball World Cup 2023, players dribbled over an innovative ASB GlassFloor. While fans didn’t “dribble” in the same way, their mouths were certainly left agape. The […]

The Way the Ball Bounces: AV Style

Petra the Great: Maxin10sity Maps ‘Rebirth’ of World Heritage Site

Spectacular visuals created by projection-mapping expert Maxin10sity shone brightly at the recent Petra Light Festival, the first-ever multimedia show at the ancient sandstone ruins of Petra in southern Jordan. Once the capital of the Nabataeans, a Bedouin people of classical antiquity, and nicknamed ‘Rose City’ (a reference to the pinkish color of the rock from […]

Petra the Great: Maxin10sity Maps ‘Rebirth’ of World Heritage Site

Q-SYS Launches UK Experience Centre

Q-SYS, a division of QSC UK & Ireland Limited, has officially launched Q-SYS House, a 12,000 square-foot U.K. Experience and Training Centre just outside London, England. Q-SYS House, Egham, is just 10 minutes from Heathrow Airport and 30 minutes from central London and will offer customers a “hands-on experience of the Q-SYS audio, video & […]

Q-SYS Launches UK Experience Centre

Revenge-Concertgoing Boosts Europe’s Live Events

This is the summer of blockbuster music tours. Just as “revenge travel” saw tourists hellbent on traveling post-pandemic, “revenge concertgoing” is packing Europe’s outdoor live events, arenas and stadiums. It’s a post-pandemic boom for live events, boosted by some of the world’s biggest entertainers who have emerged with post-pandemic projects. And it’s not just the […]

Revenge-Concertgoing Boosts Europe’s Live Events

PPDS Appoints Marco Priebe as Key Account Manager, Business Development Manager LED for DACH Market

PPDS has announced the appointment of LED specialist, Marco Priebe, as the company’s new key account manager and business development manager LED for the DACH market. With more than 23 years of top-level LED sales experience, Marco is one of the industry’s most accomplished talents, having held a series of senior management positions, delivering success […]

PPDS Appoints Marco Priebe as Key Account Manager, Business Development Manager LED for DACH Market

Visionary Partners With German Distributor prodyTel

Visionary has announced a partnership with prodyTel, a German-based distributor to expand and strengthen Visionary’s presence throughout Germany. “prodyTel is one of Germany’s leading distributors for audiovisual IT solutions, unified communications, sound reinforcement and media technology,” said Scott Freshman, chief operations officer for Visionary. “prodyTel has developed a unique expertise in the distribution environment. Their […]

Visionary Partners With German Distributor prodyTel

Flat Panel and Front Projection Markets Stall Amidst Recession Fears

By Sean Bradley and Freddie Mossop Futuresource Consulting The flat panel and front projection markets continue to battle a string of challenges, as Q1 of 2023 saw substantial declines in volume and value across both markets. The worldwide flat panel market volume saw losses at -8% YoY, with value dipping by -19%. For front projection, […]

Flat Panel and Front Projection Markets Stall Amidst Recession Fears