rAVe Founder to Host AOpen Forum Europe During ISE 2014 in Amsterdam


The 2013 AOpen Forum Europe had over 150 attendees who learned about everything from the state of the digital signage market to what’s next for digital signage and its impact in mobile applications. Now the 2014 edition has opened registration and has named rAVe founder Gary Kayye as the host of the 5th annual forum. […]

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Energy Squad Offers LED Diet Training, New Revenue Opportunities


For HomeAV or ProAV dealers looking for some new recurring revenue opportunities or who want to do marketing or branding around GreenAV, Energy Squad offers some interesting programs geared specifically to AV dealers on not only GreenAV products such as automation or energy management, but also on green products that AV dealers don’t typically offer, […]

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CEDIA to Provide Education Program at ISE 2014


With training remaining a key attraction at Integrated Systems Europe, CEDIA has announced its education program for the 2014 show, which will incorporate 15 courses focusing on technical training and business development. Delegates can take advantage of an early bird discount rate on courses booked before the 5th of January. ISE 2013 was extremely successful […]

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DSE Adds 4-Part Immersive Digital Signage Class


Digital Signage Expo (DSE) will present an all new immersive four-part Digital Signage Fundamentals Seminar Program, designed specifically to prepare those investing for the first-time to deal with initial planning, investment substantiation, and execution challenges. The Digital Signage Fundamentals Seminar Program, to be held at the Sands Expo & Convention Center in Las Vegas, Feb. […]

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DSE 2014 to Offer Record Four Professional Certification Programs – Debuting DSCE in Spanish


Digital Signage Expo (DSE) announced today that its 2014 Educational Conference will feature four individual full-day educational programs for Digital Signage Expert Group (DSEG) certification or renewal credits, including the debut of the DSCE program for Spanish-speakers. Tuesday, February 11th – 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Digital Signage Certified Expert (DSCE) Designed for anyone whose professional involvement requires a full […]

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Industry Preview: Customer Engagement Technology World (CETW) 2013


By Lawrence Dvorchik General Manager, Customer Engagement Technology World What can you expect at Customer Engagement Technology World (CETW) this year? You’ll be interested in hearing from South by Southwest (SXSW) Events’ Scott Wilcox, a member of the Board of Directors for SXSW and their Director of Technology, about how they create communities through myriad […]

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The First Worldwide ALMO E4 AV Tour


We just returned from the ALMO ProAV E4 AV Tour in Irvine, Calif. Friday and I can’t imagine that anyone went home disappointed. There were over 450 people who attended LIVE in person and about another 200 who “virtually” attended through our LIVE video streaming of the event’s Keynote and Brain Freeze panel discussion. We […]

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Intel’s Avalos to Keynote Digital Signage Expo 2014


Digital Signage Expo (DSE) announced today that it has scheduled Intel’s José Avalos, retail & digital signage worldwide director, embedded & computing division, to keynote at DSE 2014 on Wednesday, Feb. 12 at the Sands Expo & Convention Center, Las Vegas. In his address titled, “Digital Signage Futurecasting: Insights & Predictions,” Avalos will talk about […]

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Integrated Systems Europe – the Mega-Tradeshow – Opens Registration


ISE 2014 will be the best-attended AV and IT systems integration trade show held anywhere in the world, with more than 45,000 attendees drawn to Amsterdam by innovations from over 900 exhibitors. The 2013 show was amazing and we covered it all with this dedicated MicroSite. ISE was launched in 2004 to fulfill the need […]

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Smart Building Conference 2013 to Empower Delegates to Bid for Government Funding


With just under a week to go before London’s Smart Building Conference 2013, the event’s sponsor roster and program of sessions are complete, presenting delegates with the most formidable package of business and networking opportunities the capital’s intelligent building community has ever seen. Of the 20 leading industry personalities confirmed to speak on the day, […]

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rAVe to LIVE Stream Almo ProAV E4 AV Tour Next Week


I am excited to announce that we will be streaming LIVE (in HD) both my Kayye’s Krystal Ball Keynote as well as the Tech Expert Brain Freeze Panel (sponsored by NEC Display) during both of the fall Almo ProAV E4 AV Tours; in Irvine, Calif. on Fri., Oct. 18th and in Seacaucus, NJ on Wed., […]

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Almo Professional A/V Kicks Off Fall E4 AV Tour in Southern California October 18


Almo Professional A/V today opened registration for the fall leg of its E4 AV training and networking tour, which starts at the Hyatt Regency in Irvine, Calif. on October 18. Alive with the sights and sounds of AV, E4 Southern California will feature an entirely new training curriculum, as well as new speakers, including Midori […]

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CEDIA to Offer Training on New HDMI 2.0 Specification at CEDIA EXPO 2013


CEDIA has announced an addition to the training lineup at CEDIA EXPO 2013 aimed to help home technology professionals understand the just released HDMI 2.0 Specification. The HDMI 2.0 update course will be held on Thurs., Sept. 26  12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Home technology professionals who attend this course will have the opportunity to […]

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InfoComm’s Last 2013 Install School is October


InfoComm is now offering an all new installation curriculum customized to integrators’ on-the-job needs, with specialized AV training and the chance to collaborate and network with peers. Featuring new and updated content on working with fiber optic connections, System Fabrication, Oct. 21-23 in Fairfax, Va., will guide AV professionals through everything they need to know […]

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CEDIA Unveils New Advanced Networking & Systems Integration Boot Camp


CEDIA has developed a new, intense five day advanced networking and integration boot camp. This comprehensive training will provide the advanced skills necessary for home technology professionals to keep up with the evolution of the connected home and the Internet of Things. The advanced networking component of this training will cover VLAN and QoS, IP […]

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