InfoComm Releases Updated Standard for Audio Coverage Uniformity 


InfoComm International announced today the release of the updated standard Audio Coverage Uniformity (ACU) in Listener Areas (ANSI/INFOCOMM A102.01:2017). With advancements in technology and continual audio coverage problems, it was important to produce an updated version of the ACU standard, which was first released in 2009. Although the original ACU standard was designed for audio coverage in enclosed environments, the 2017 version expands to […]

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Audinate Intros New Advanced Level Certification Program at Dante AV Networking World at InfoComm


To help AV professionals develop the key skills needed to better understand best practices for installing Dante audio networks, Audinate is introducing its new advanced Level 3 Dante Certification Training program. The new training curriculum launched at the Dante AV Networking World event, will be held the day before the InfoComm 2017 exhibition on Tuesday June 13, 2017 at the Rosen Centre in Orlando. The new in-depth Advanced Track will feature the following sessions: Advanced Dante […]

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Powersoft to Host InfoComm Training Session with Focus on DSP for Fixed Install Systems


Power amplifier manufacturer Powersoft [InfoComm Booth 5871] will not only once again demonstrate their suite of power amplification products on the show floor at this year’s InfoComm show, but the company has announced that it will provide attendees with an opportunity to earn certification renewal credits while learning how to easily design and specify fixed […]

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Biamp Adds to Training Options


Biamp Systems has revamped its entire education program in the ProAV industry. The company is transitioning its individual product platform certification to an online format, enabling integrators, systems designers and end users. Biamp is also adding a new category of in-person training. This session — The Biamp AV Lab — provides in-depth, hands-on training for the Tesira audio and video platform. […]

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Display Summit 2017: Expanded Focus and New Date – rAVe to Sponsor


Insight Media, the organizers of the annual Display Summit conference, announced today that the event will now expand its focus and move the date one week further out to October 4-5, 2017. The location remains the same; the Rockwell Collins facility in Sterling, Va. “The expanded focus is best described as Immersive Displays,” noted Chris Chinnock, founder of Insight Media. […]

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Regional Trade Shows Bring Value


Last week I had the pleasure of attending the Symco Philadelphia Technology Showcase. This isn’t my first time talking about how I find industry shows to be valuable, but as I walked around yesterday it really solidified the fact that regional shows are getting better and better. Let me explain. How Regional Shows Have Gotten Better […]

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Gary Kayye’s “All About 4K” Educational Session Will Come to InfoComm


If you want to learn everything you need to know to specify, design or sell systems with 4K displays, projectors, signal routing or cabling, you should hurry (as space is VERY LIMITED) and sign up for my 4K educational session at InfoComm in Orlando. Being held on Thursday, June 15th at 10:30 a.m, the 1.5 […]

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Full Schedule of SDVoE Alliance Training Events to Be Held at InfoComm 2017


At InfoComm 2017 (Orlando, June 14-16), founding members of the SDVoE Alliance will present a series of training sessions focusing on Ethernet as the transport for AV signals in professional AV environments and the ecosystem around the SDVoE platform which allows software to define AV applications. “Education is a central mission of the SDVoE Alliance and it’s […]

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InfoComm China 2017 Surpasses All Expectations


InfoComm China 2017 completed its three-day run at the China National Convention Centre on April 14, registering marked growth in every aspect of the show. Attendance at the three-day exhibition registered a record 20.3-percent increase compared to 2016, with total visitor count clocked at 32,074.  Another measure of the success of the show was the record number of exhibitors. […]

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Almo Pro A/V Focuses on West Coast with E4 AV Tour and Opening of Reno Distribution Center


Almo Pro A/V is taking care of its expanding West Coast partnerships by bringing the E4 AV Tour, its traveling education/training, networking and tradeshow event, to San Jose on April 19 and Irvine on Oct. 3. At the same time, Almo has opened a new, state-of-the-art distribution center in Reno, Nev. According to Melody Craigmyle, vice president of marketing for […]

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NEC Display Solutions Europe Announces Details of Solutions Showcase 2017 in May


NEC Display Solutions and its partners will present the NEC Solutions Showcase, a “collaboration of expertise and innovation to deliver fully integrated, readily-deployable solutions.” Located in London WC1, the Showcase is a networking opportunity as the AV and digital signage community comes together on 17-18 May at Victoria House, Bloomsbury Square, London WC1. Driving new opportunities in digital signage and collaboration, […]

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Insight Media Debuts New Display Summit Conference Set for September


  Insight Media will support the 2017 Training & Simulation Display Summit on Sept. 27-28, 2017, at the Rockwell Collins Simulation and Training Solutions facility in Sterling, Va. The event will focus on the latest visual display and pipeline technologies for training and simulation, including advancements in augmented, virtual and mixed reality. As the event host and sponsor, […]

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IMCCA to Educate During Emerging Trends Day at InfoComm 2017


IMCCA, in partnership with InfoComm International, will host a day of Emerging Trends education on Tues., June 13, 2017, at InfoComm 2017 in Orlando, Fla. This special day of insights into the future of the UC and Collaboration industry, held prior to the opening of InfoComm 2017, will feature the inaugural group of Emerging Technology Fellows, experts […]

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DSS Europe 2017 Is in July


Digital Signage Summit Europe, a business strategy conference for Digital Signage and Digital out of Home professionals, is expanding its reach and influence with the announcement of an ambitious development plan for its next two-day event. The 11th edition of DSS Europe will make its debut in the prestigious ICM — Internationales Congress Center München […]

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I loved AVI’s LIVE Show – Here’s Why


I was honored to be the Luncheon Keynote Speaker at the AVI LIVE 2017 show yesterday in Cincinnati, Ohio, yesterday. And, it was incredible. Everything about it! The branding, the education, the atmosphere, the venue, the vendors, the customers, the food — well, OK, the food was decent, but the rest was awesome. The Branding: AVI Systems founded in […]

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Gary Kayye to Speak at UBTech Conference in June


rAVe founder Gary Kayye will give the welcome address at the UBTech conference, held in Orlando, Fla. at the Omni ChampionsGate Junst 14-16, just prior to InfoComm 2017. Kayye will speak about the arrival of The Digital Canvas in higher education and the new opportunities presented by 4K in flat-panels and projection. He will also […]

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We Are Attending the Almo E4 AV Tour — Why Aren’t You?


THIS IS A PROMOTED POST Almo’s E4 AV Tour is back! The AV industry’s favorite distributor roadshow kicks off 2017 in the Chicago area next month (March 22nd) at the Drury Lane Theatre and Conference Center and in April in San Jose, California at the DoubleTree by Hilton San Jose — and this year’s event has a lot of […]

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InfoComm 2017 Registration Now OPEN


Registration for InfoComm 2017 is officially open at InfoComm 2017, taking place June 10-16 (exhibits: June 14-16). In addition to Emerging Trends Day, InfoComm 2017 will feature a new Center Stage, located on the exhibit floor, where AV industry thought leaders will showcase case studies and real-world AV solutions to customers’ enterprise technology challenges. […]

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InfoComm 2017 Will Welcome the First Class of Emerging Trends Fellows, Registration Officially Opens


InfoComm International will host a day of emerging trends education on Tuesday, June 13, the day before the InfoComm 2017 show floor opens at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. The special day of insight into the future of the AV industry will feature the inaugural class of Emerging Trends Fellows- experts chosen for their knowledge of a […]

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CEDIA Show Sold to Emerald Expositions


CEDIA today announced that it has sold ownership of the CEDIA show (the actual trade show) to Emerald Expositions, the largest B2B trade show operator in the United States. CEDIA will continue to be deeply involved in the show, working hand-in-hand with Emerald on overall show direction, as well as retaining control and ownership of […]

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AptoVision to Present Four InfoComm Commercial Solutions Theatre Sessions at ISE 2017


At ISE 2017 (Amsterdam, February 7-10), members of AptoVision’s executive team will present four sessions on various aspects of software-defined video over Ethernet (SDVoE) technology in the InfoComm Commercial Solutions Theatre in Hall 8, on stand 8-D360. The sessions are free for all attendees. Video quality vs. latency vs. bandwidth: pick the best codec for […]

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InfoComm Releases 2017 Educational Catalog


Take a look inside to see what InfoComm’s faculty of AV experts and maverick curriculum developers came up with this year, including a sneak peek of a new microcredential program that will teach and verify basic installation skills. You’ll also discover stories from your peers about their AV challenges and how they got help from […]

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BrightSign Offers Four Free Training Sessions at ISE


BrightSign is offering four different training sessions on Wed., 8 Feb., 2017 during ISE to cover a wide range of topics. The morning sessions are introductory, while the afternoon sessions cover advanced topics. Register using the link below. If you would like to attend multiple sessions, please register separately for each. Each training session will […]

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Dante AV Networking World Announces New Format for ISE 2017


Audinate announced that it is running its Certification Program as part of this year’s Dante AV Networking World for ISE 2017. Now in its seventh year, AV Networking World showcases the benefits of audio networking for commercial installation. The program includes training for new and advanced Dante users, a general session covering emerging trends pertinent […]

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Audinate Does AV Networking World at ISE Again


Audinate’s Dante AV Networking World training event at ISE will have a new format this year. They will feature in-depth training with two separate tracks: one for attendees that are new to Dante and another for more experienced Dante users. Audinate will also offer Dante Certification training at the event. Dante AV Networking World will […]

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Register for CEDIA Training at ISE in Amsterdam


CEDIA, joint venture partners of Integrated Systems Europe, has announced an extensive education programme for ISE 2017, designed to boost technical skills and help drive business improvements for home technology professionals across the region. ISE 2017 is the number one destination for home technology education in EMEA. Attendees can achieve a huge step forward in […]

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Premier Mounts Hosts Women of InfoComm Event Tomorrow in Southern California


Premier Mounts is hosting the next Women of InfoComm meeting this Wednesday 4:30 p.m. – 7 p.m. at its headquarters in Fullerton, Calif. These are great events to network with other women in the industry and this week there will be a great guest speaker who will be teaching on personal brand image. Register to […]

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