CEDIA Expo announced that registration for CEDIA Expo 2022 is now open. The largest North American event for the channel, CEDIA Expo 2022 takes place Sept. 29-Oct. 1, 2022, at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center in Dallas, Texas.
CEDIA Expo 2022 says it is anticipating a strong return to the live event with over 350 exhibiting brands and more than 150,000-square-feet of exhibits, live audio demo rooms and highly engaging activations. The three-day event will provide an opportunity for attendees to reconnect with the industry’s leading audio, video, lighting, signal distribution, control systems, energy management, security and emerging market product and solutions manufacturers and suppliers. Since 2019, the home technology market has experienced remarkable growth and dramatic changes. The pandemic has accelerated technology needs for residential and resimercial customers especially given the rise in hybrid work and learning from home applications. CEDIA Expo 2022 will focus on an incredible array of leading technology brands as designers, integrators, architects and builders plan for the future of residential technology applications. Attendees will network with new and returning exhibitors showcasing their latest products hands-on at the in-person show.
“The future is big for the home technology market,” said Jason McGraw, CTS, group vice president for CEDIA Expo and KBIS, Emerald. “We are excited for the full return of live, in-person events. This year’s event will be the largest gathering in the residential systems channel in more than three years. CEDIA Expo 2022 will feature new technology, emerging trends, education and training opportunities and peer-to-peer connections to drive businesses forward. We are looking forward to returning to Dallas for this year’s event.”
CEDIA Expo 2022 will host CEDIA’s annual conference program on Sept. 28-Sept. 30. This year’s conference pass features over 60 sessions, including all-new tracks on lighting and wellness. Attendees can also access free content including an industry keynote, the first-ever Industry Advocacy Town Hall, over 80 manufacturer product training sessions and show floor stage sessions at the Innovation Hub and Smart Stage. Networking events, including the CE Pro All-Star Band Opening Reception, CE Pro Awards, CEDIA Awards, CEDIA Party, Women in Consumer Technology Luncheon and exhibitors’ social events will allow attendees to reconnect with friends and colleagues.
”CEDIA Expo encompasses all that CEDIA offers under one Texas-sized roof,” said Daryl Friedman, global president and CEO for CEDIA. “For three days, CEDIA will offer its world-class advocacy, connection and education to the home technology community by offering formal training and professional advancement, advocating for regulations that improve our industry and hearing from insightful speakers. It’s simply the premier gathering of the brightest minds in home technology, bar none.”
CEDIA members will receive free access to the show floor and can save $500 on CEDIA Education offerings with the All-Access CEDIA Conference Pass. Individuals interested in attending CEDIA Expo 2022 from Sept. 28 – Oct. 1, 2022, in Dallas, can register online. Non-CEDIA members should register before June 3 to receive Super Saver prices for show floor and conference passes. Full pricing details for the Expo and Training pass can be found here.