Igloo Vision and Barco Partner to Deliver Immersive Workspaces


Igloo Vision was founded in 2008 with a focus on projection mapping software for live events and experiences. Later its focus shifted to corporate rooms and shared virtual reality. From its bases in the U.K., the USA, Canada and Australia, the company says it has delivered hundreds of immersive workspace installations around the globe for […]

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The Meeting Equity Podcast by Barco ClickShare — Revisiting the Best Quotes and Ideas From The Meeting Equity Podcast Series


In the final episode of the 12-part series titled, “The Meeting Equity Podcast,” Gary Kayye speaks with Barco Senior Marketing Manager Jennifer Sigmund about this podcast’s theme, meeting equity, and how Barco is working to achieve it in its own meeting space. The two address several questions: Does Barco have an ideal vision of the […]

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Why You Should Consider Selling Office Furniture, Or at Least Consider Space Design


I’ve read Barco’s new survey of 1200 executives across 13 countries to find out how the office is changing and how workspaces are used — and it’s enlightening. My biggest takeaway? The business I want to be in right now is selling office furniture and the tech to support it! In my opinion, that’s exactly where AV […]

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Barco Reports 2022 Sales Are Ahead of 2019 Numbers


Barco’s January-June 2022 sales were 29% above 1H21 and 8% above 2H21 with sales conversion improving in all divisions and all regions. During the first half of the year, growth accelerated from the first to the second quarter and sales for 2Q22 surpassed 2Q19 pre-pandemic levels, driven by strong uptakes in demand in Cinema and […]

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The Meeting Equity Podcast by Barco ClickShare — Exploring the Challenges of the Hybrid Workplace in ClickShare’s Latest Research


In episode 11 of this 12-part series entitled “The Meeting Equity Podcast” Gary Kayye speaks with Barco UK Sales Director Anthony Wright about meeting equity and how they achieve it in room design. The two address several questions: What is their opinion on the hybrid work environment? What exactly does a hybrid work environment look […]

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The Meeting Equity Podcast by Barco ClickShare — Offices Need To Become Desirable Again, but How Can They Do That?


In this episode in a series of podcasts about meeting equity, Ryan Anderson (vice president of global research & insights at MillerKnoll) gives his view on the importance of the design of an office space in a post-pandemic time. And it goes beyond creating great office chairs. Companies have realized that they need to support […]

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Barco Demetra Skin Imaging Solution and MediPortal Announce New Partnership


Kortrijk, Belgium, June 23, 2022 – Barco today announced a new partnership between its Demetra skin imaging systems business with MediPortal, the Belgian-based healthcare software developer. The partnership will integrate Demetra’s skin imaging platform with MediPortal’s Mediris Electronic Health Record (EHR) system, creating a seamless workflow for dermatologists in performing skin examinations. Demetra helps improve […]

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Barco Appoints LANG UK and Midwich Group as Preferred Distribution Partners in UK and Ireland


Barco announced an update in its U.K. and Ireland distribution partnerships appointing LANG UK and Midwich Group as the preferred distribution partners in the United Kingdom and Ireland for projection and image processing solutions. The new agreement with the reputable AV companies, which comes into effect immediately, is aimed at strengthening the position of both […]

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Barco Projectors Power 3D Perception’s Innovative Mini-Dome Simulator System in Important Air Force Deal


Kortrijk, Belgium, 7 June 2022 – Barco, a world leader in simulation projectors, proudly announces its FS40-4K projector has been selected by visual display systems designer 3D perception to provide the projector for their Draco fast jet mini-dome simulator. This system was awarded the contract for the US Air Force Test Center (AFTC) for the […]

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Rants & rAVes — Episode 1136: Barco’s TruePix LED System Makes Its US Debut at InfoComm 2022


Barco’s InfoComm 2022 booth (W1203) will include everything from ClickShare to live events solutions. However, we predict the biggest attention will be given to its TruePix LED System that’s like the UniSee of LED. On this episode of Rants & rAVes, Gary was joined by Barco’s Alina Mishra and Inge Govaerts, who take us on a journey through what we’ll see inside the […]

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The Meeting Equity Podcast by Barco ClickShare — The Experience of Remote Participants Should Be Better Than the One of People in the Meeting Room. But How Do You Create That?


In this episode in a series of 12 podcast about meeting equity Sudeep Trivedi (Head of Alliances & Go-to-Market at Logitech Video Collaboration) explains how Artificial Intelligence will play an important role in the meeting room moving forward. How can you elevate the experience of the remote participants in such a way that they feel […]

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The Meeting Equity Podcast by Barco ClickShare — Meeting Equity and the Importance of Using the Right Audio and Video Technology


In this podcast Aurangzeb Khan (Senior Vice President Intelligent Vision Systems at Jabra) and Gary Kayye from THE rAVe Agency cover the topic of meeting equity by looking at the importance of selecting the right video and audio technology to install in the meeting room; with the objective of giving everybody in the room, active […]

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Rants & rAVes — Episode 1121: Here’s Everything Barco Showed and Debuted at ISE 2022


In case you missed ISE, Barco was one of the busiest booths at the show. The company launched a totally new concept in LED, dubbed TruePix, Barco showed new features integrated into the ClickShare Conference (including the ability to make it a digital signage player), it demo’d weConnect — a true HyFlex solution for education — and the company had two of the coolest projection […]

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rePLAY ISE 2022 — That’s a Wrap


rePLAY ISE 2022 has officially come to a close, but first, a quick recap of session two. This time, the session contained curated content aimed toward our viewers in the United States rather than Europe. Our hosts, Steph Beckett and Emily Dean, picked out some great content we gathered in Barcelona at ISE 2022 to […]

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rePLAY ISE 2022 — We’re Back


rePLAY ISE 2022 was a success and we’ve got an exciting recap of session one for you! We had an awesome time gathering content in Barcelona for the live event, and we had even more fun showing it to you on the LAVNCH platform. One of the highlights from the trip was Emily Dean stepping […]

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The Meeting Equity Podcast by Barco ClickShare — Meeting Equity: How Do You Blend the Virtual and Real Meeting?


In this episode in the series of podcast about Meeting Equity Michaël Vanderheeren (Product director MX and ClickShare at Barco) and Gary Kayye from THE rAVe Agency talk about whether it is possible to perfectly orchestrate joining a meeting and why that is important. Michael touches upon a ClickShare novelty Barco will launch at ISE […]

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Barco Joins AIMS Alliance, Will Support IPMX AV-Over-IP Standard


Barco announced today that it has become a member of the Alliance for IP Media Solutions (AIMS). This is a giant boost for the proposed AV-over-IP standard. With AIMS’ new Internet Protocol Media Experience (IPMX) set of open standards and specifications gaining traction, the Barco membership means you will likely see IPMX (the AIMS proposed […]

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Barco ClickShare Is Now Also a Digital Signage Player


Barco has added new functionality to its popular UCC and presentation device, ClickShare, allowing it to now become a digital signage player. Meeting room displays that are connected to ClickShare can now be leveraged as corporate branding tools or to distribute digital signage messages. The first digital signage partners are Signagelive, Seenspire and Korbyt. Digital signage messages can […]

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Barco Intros All New Line of dvLED Video Wall Displays Called TruePix


Barco today launched a new LED video wall platform dubbed TruePix. TruePix is designed completely from the ground up to create a purpose-built video wall for a variety of enterprise applications. It’s aimed at control rooms, television studios, lobbies, boardrooms, auditoriums and other corporate applications. Key product highlights: Seamless display tech that LED is known […]

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The Meeting Equity Podcast by Barco ClickShare — Room Design Is Often Done on a Budget but Not With Productivity and Interactivity in Mind


In the latest episode of a 12-part podcast series about meeting equity, Matt Chadder (CEO and founder of Instinct Laboratory) explains how the physical design of meeting spaces can improve the productivity and interactivity of participants. Matt also talks about what he thinks is the role of a meeting host: In many cases, the meeting […]

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The Meeting Equity Podcast by Barco ClickShare — Some Practical Tips To Create the Ultimate Meeting Experience for In-room and Remote Participants


In episode four in a series of 12 about meeting equity brought to you by Barco ClickShare in partnership with THE rAVe Agency, Scott Walker (President at Waveguide) shares his view on how to create an inclusive meeting experience for both in-room as well as remote participants by focusing on not just the AV gear […]

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The Meeting Equity Podcast by Barco ClickShare — How Do We Design Inclusive Workspaces? Taking Into Account the Diversity of the Workforce


In episode three in a series of 12 about meeting equity brought to you by Barco ClickShare in partnership with THE rAVe Agency, John Lam (Director Workplace Strategy at JLL) and Gary Kayye (THE rAVe Agency) delve deeply into the topic of meeting equity and how the future of the workplace will evolve post-pandemic. Referring […]

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Barco’s Financial Reporting Indicates Market Recovery for Everyone


Barco’s sales and orders for the first quarter of 2022 represented the second best quarter, just behind its 2021 fourth quarter, since the pandemic began. Continued demand recovery drove order growth, fueled by strong uptakes in the Meeting Experience business unit, due to positive back-to-office dynamics in both EMEA and the Americas and in the […]

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The Meeting Equity Podcast by Barco ClickShare — What Is Meeting Equity and Why Should We Design for It? Get Four Views From Industry Experts


Barco ClickShare is sponsoring a new series of podcasts — “The Meeting Equity Podcast.” In episode 1 of this 12-part series, Gary Kayye speaks with Mark Peterson from Shen Milsom & Wilke, Martin Bodley from Bose, Olivier Croly from Barco and Mehryn Corrigan from Microsoft to discuss what meeting equity means to them and how […]

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Next Stop: E4 Anaheim!


Almo Professional A/V‘s E4 Experience has returned with four upcoming events that will focus on all things AV! The E4 Experience offers the latest educational opportunities, sessions with top manufacturers and industry pros, demos of the latest technology and so much more. Your next opportunity to experience E4 will be in Anaheim, California, on March […]

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‘Bassins des Lumières’ Project Wins 2022 Sinus – Systems Integration Award


A place with a dark history is transformed into an immersive work of art unlike any other in the world: the ‘Bassins des Lumières’ project in Bordeaux receives the ‘Sinus – Systems Integration Award 2022’. Since June 2020, the technically complex installation has invited culture enthusiasts to immerse themselves in a sea of pictures, colours, […]

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Magewell Joins Barco’s ClickShare Alliance Program


Magewell has joined Barco’s ClickShare Alliance Program. The new partnership with Barco ensures that Magewell’s popular USB Capture Gen 2 HDMI-to-USB and SDI-to-USB capture devices are fully compatible with Barco’s ClickShare Conference wireless conferencing portfolio. Magewell’s plug-and-play USB Capture Gen 2 devices let users bring HDMI or SDI video signals into Zoom, Skype, Teams, GoToMeeting and other conferencing […]

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ByDesign Vision & Sound Marketing Wins Barco Residential Rep of the Year Award and PRO AUDIO Rockstar of the Year Award for 2021


ByDesign Vision & Sound Marketing announced it has won the Barco Residential Rep of the Year Award for 2021 for a third consecutive year, as well as the PRO AUDIO Rockstar of the Year Award for 2021 for the second consecutive year. These awards are indicative of the consistent exemplary sales efforts and ongoing commitment […]

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Barco Adds Two New G-Series Projector Lines of Single-Chip Laser Projectors


Barco has added two new G-series projector lines (G60 and G62) of single-chip laser projectors. They support HDMI2.0 and 3D SYNC and are capable of down-scaling 4K input sources that provide HD 3D stereo capabilities. The G62s bring new OSD embedded warping and blending capabilities for projecting on all sorts of surfaces. The G60 and […]

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Kayye’s Krystal Ball: 2022 Edition


Welcome to my 22nd annual Kayye’s Krystal Ball! I can’t believe I have written this article 22 times. I am beyond humbled by how many of you read this; last year, it was viewed by over 90,000 #AVtweeps. #LOVE ❣️ The bottom line is I love writing this article. It keeps me curious and humble. […]

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Barco ClickShare Survey Finds 35% Of Workers Have Trouble Engaging in Hybrid Meetings


According to Barco, hybrid work (defined as some type of flexible corporate environment that enables employees to operate both remotely and in a physical office) is now a permanent professional fixture. Workers have come to expect new levels of flexibility due to this new phenomenon. However, employees now demand even more from their hybrid work […]

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Barco To Attend ISE 2022, Will Showcase New Direct View LED Platform and More


Barco announced the confirmation of its plans to return to ISE 2022. The company will exhibit a range of solutions that promise to bring visitors closer to the future in booth 3D400. Barco will offer visitors the chance to discover its latest display innovation with the exclusive launch of its flagship direct view LED platform. […]

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