rePlay InfoComm 2023 Day 2 — The Wrap-Up


Welcome to our recap of the second day of rePLAY InfoComm 2023! rAVe [PUBS] Managing Editor Steph Beckett and LAVNCH [CODE] Editor-in-Chief Megan A. Dutta are back to talk all things about the trade show.


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Day Two kicked off with Megan speaking to Kathy Burns, the operations director at Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando.  Pet Alliance was invited to InfoComm 2023 to give attendees the opportunity to take a “puppy break” and cuddle with some puppies during the show. All of the puppies were made available for adoption at the conclusion of InfoComm 2023.

“Bits and Bobs”

Megan and Steph got down to business by featuring a few miscellaneous products they found interesting at InfoComm 2023, including Sonance Invisible Speakers (which Megan noted are great for immersive experience audio) and the Purelink Cross-Platform Matrix Switcher. Here are a few of the products they mentioned:

HoverCam Pilot Air Wireless Teaching Hub and Presentation Tool

FreezAxez Gridd

Froggys Fog Scent Lab


NETGEAR Interview

Next, our hosts shared footage of Steph’s interview with John Henkel from NETGEAR on the show floor to discuss the company’s engineering services and new partnerships.

Virtual Production Innovations

Megan and Steph returned to feature some virtual production solutions, a product category that Megan notes is becoming more prominent in the ProAV industry. Check out a few of their favorite virtual production solutions:

INFiLED XR Virtual Production Displays

Samsung’s The Wall


Our hosts also highlighted Gary Kayye’s booth tour with Planar Systems, which you can check out here.

Some More Bits and Bobs

Next, our hosts highlighted a few more of their favorite miscellaneous solutions from the show floor:

Blickfeld 3D Solid-State LiDAR

Luminary Design Luminary Vessel AR Display Case

Shannon MacKay on Lenovo’s Role in ProAV

Next, we got to see Steph’s interview with Lenovo’s Shannon MacKay to talk about Lenovo’s “frenemy” partnerships with competitors, the collaborative nature of the AV industry, the new ThinkSmart Plus and the future of Lenovo.

InfoComm 2023’s UCC Solutions

InfoComm 2023 featured almost endless UCC solutions, but check out a few of Megan and Steph’s favorites:

 Shure Microflex MXCW

 Aurora Multimedia RXT-4D Individual Touch Panels


Gary Kayye Interviews Sandi Stambaugh

After highlighting some UCC solutions, our hosts shared Gary Kayye’s interview with Sandi Stambaugh of TD SYNNEX, the winner of rAVe Readers’ Choice “Favorite Distributor of 2023” award. They discussed TD SYNNEX’s role in the ProAV industry, the evolving structure of TD SYNNEX and more.

Audio Video Report

Megan and Steph shifted gears by showing off the audio/video solutions that caught their eye at InfoComm 2023.  Check out Audio-Technica’s modular engineered sound wired microphone system, Ashly Audio’s MA series power amplifiers and Catchbox’s Catchbox Plus customizable cube microphone.  

Let’s Talk Projection

InfoComm 2023 featured a lot of innovative projection technology, such as this Barco projector, AV Stumpfl’s front projection surface material and Optoma’s short-throw laser projector.

Check out a few more:

 Christie Intelligent Camera

7thSense Reactive Projection Mapping

Da-Lite Tensioned Advantage Screen

Immersive Solutions

Megan and Steph wrapped Day Two of rePLAY by highlighting some immersive audio/video solutions.

Check out this interview with Jeremy Caldera about immersive audio, Astrodesign’s surround sound chair, Fulcrum’s Onedesign platform and L-Acoustics’ immersive audio-mixing software.

To watch the second day of rePLAY InfoComm 2023 for yourself, you can check it out on demand here!