Almo Combines Distribution Team, Holds 4K Keynote and E4 Events This Spring


For the second time this spring, Almo Professional A/V welcomed a packed room of hundreds of resellers, integrators and consultants to its award-winning E4 AV Tour in Atlanta, GA on April 27. The event featured a combined Almo and IAVI staff presenting on a unified front as the acquisition details are finalized. E4 also included […]

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Hands-On Advanced Networking Boot Camp Offered at CEDIA Headquarters


CEDIA will be offering its popular networking training in the form of a three-day boot camp at CEDIA headquarters in Indianapolis this summer and fall. CEDIA Advanced Networking Boot Camp, offered June 22-24 and November 2-4, covers advanced networking topics and provides attendees with the skills needed to install and manage a high performance residential […]

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IMCCA Sessions @ InfoComm 2016


For the thirteenth year in a row, the IMCCA will be presenting a full line-up of Unified Communication and Collaboration news and discussions at InfoComm 2016. Topics of critical importance include how to keep collaboration systems secure, how to build workspaces for tomorrow, what’s going on with the explosion of huddle rooms, and many more. […]

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DSS Europe Marks 10th Year with Two-Day Digital Signage Program


Digital Signage Summit (DSS) Europe 2016 presented by DSF Europe arrives at the Hilton Munich Airport on 23-24 June with a programme offering two full days of digital signage and DooH insight, expertise and technology. It is the first time in the event’s 10-year history that the conference programme has been extended to two full […]

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Three Exceptional Days at InfoComm 2016: Day One


By Brad Grimes Director of Communications, InfoComm International [Editor’s note: As a politician might say, what follows depends on what you mean by “three.” Three is so relative. InfoComm 2016 is way more than three days. Maybe you’re there all week, in which case “three” really means, like, “five” or “six.” See what we mean? […]

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Barco at Almo Professional A/V’s E4 Tour


Barco has teamed with Almo Professional A/V to invite AV professionals to experience the future of 4K now at the E4 AV Tour, coming to Atlanta, Ga. on April 27. Barco will showcase its latest products in the growing ClickShare wireless presentation family and its pioneering laser phosphor business projector during this event. Now in […]

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On Language, AV/IT, Teaching and Learning


“Include Kodak in this room.” That’s the line in the client’s system review memo which confused me, and one with which I eventually opened an internal training seminar at SMW. What were they talking about? And what was the bigger message? Read on! The memo in question came in a fairly late design phase of […]

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NSCA Announces Dates for First-Ever Pivot to Profit Conference


NSCA is excited to announce the date and location of its first Pivot to Profit Conference. This two-day event helps integrators maintain their core values and identity while implementing lucrative new pathways to increase revenue – all by “pivoting” to discover additional growth opportunities through recurring monthly revenue (RMR). The Pivot to Profit Conference takes […]

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Display Summit China Early Bird Registration Expires April 8th


The early bird registration rate for Display Summit China, May 9-10, Yixing, China (near Shanghai) is expiring on April 8. Attendee registration fees for the two-day event will rise from $250 to $300. Click here to register. Display Summit China has a strong focus on solid state projection technology and its maturing applications. Leading providers […]

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Almo Pro A/V E4 AV Tour Brings New Products to Washington DC On April 6


With just a week to go, Almo Professional A/V today announced its award-winning E4 AV Tour will feature dozens of the newest AV products, services and solutions during the first stop in Washington DC on April 6. “Our attendees have told us time and again that one of the main reasons they attend E4 is […]

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Raising the Bar to 11


Education Evolution: March 2016 When I was growing up my parents expressed the importance of education. Throughout my entire childhood they always said, “You have to go to college, it’s important to become successful!” I always had mixed feelings about this concept — partially because I was not a good student, but also because the […]

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CEDIA Increases Training Offerings with Additional Full Day of Courses at CEDIA 2016


CEDIA has announced that it will significantly expand education offerings at CEDIA 2016 by adding a fourth day to the training schedule. Courses will now be available starting on Tuesday, September 12 and run through Saturday. The show floor will keep the traditional schedule and will open on Thursday, September 15. “We recognize that our […]

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Digital Signage Federation Slates April 13 “Hangout”


The Digital Signage Federation (DSF) invites DSF members and non-members alike, to attend its Wednesday, April 13 “Hangout” panel discussion at 2pm EST, on the topic of “Digital Signage & Environmental Design.” Anyone can mount a digital sign on a wall, but integrating sign as a design element to enhance the physical environment requires forethought […]

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“Experience Your Future Now” On the Almo Professional A/V 2016 E4 AV Tour


Almo Professional A/V today announced its E4 AV Tour is back on the road this spring, featuring an entirely new theme focused around experiencing the business information, tools and equipment resellers and integrators need to succeed in the future. The tour, which includes the first 4K keynote, and new hands-on workshops, educational sessions and exhibitors, […]

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rAVe Founder Gary Kayye Partners with Almo Pro A/V Launches Informational Webinar Series Focused on Profit and Growth


Almo Professional A/V today announced a new educational webinar series for resellers focused on providing tools, tips and specific information necessary to achieve maximum growth and profitability. The year-long series — which begins on March 9 — is being led by Gary Kayye, industry guru and founder of rAVe Publications with participation from guest sponsors. […]

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AV Manufacturers Partner for The Higher Education Technology Summit


Four well known audiovisual and classroom technologies manufacturers, FSR, Inc, Biamp Systems, Utelogy Corp. and SpinetiX, have partnered to create the first Higher Education Technology Summit (HETS). Created specifically for college and university managers of educational technology, HETS is designed to combine a day of product training, networking and peer-to-peer discussions in a fast moving […]

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The 2016 Almo E4 AV Tour Video


The Almo Pro A/V E4 AV Tour is, by far, the industry’s premier distributor event. We’ve been covering it LIVE through this rAVe NOW microsite for 6-years and it includes free education that earns you InfoComm CTS RU credits, a cutting-edge keynote – including the 2016 events first-and-only presentation delivered totally in 4K – and […]

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DPA Microphones, Lectrosonics, Sound Devices and K-Tek to Host The Sound Summit Orlando


DPA Microphones, Lectrosonics, Sound Devices and new partner K-Tek, will host The Sound Summit Orlando at Full Sail Live 1, located at Full Sail University. This event is part of the Sound Summit series of informal networking and educational presentations by these companies for the audio community. Past cities have included New York City, Chicago […]

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InfoComm 2016 Registration Opens, Will Showcase the Internet of Things


The Internet of Things will make its presence felt at InfoComm 2016, June 4-10 at the Las Vegas Convention Center and Westgate Las Vegas Resort and Casino. Show organizers expect nearly 1,000 exhibitors, occupying more than 500,000 net square feet of show space, making it the largest AV tradeshow in North America. InfoComm 2016 builds […]

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Digital Signage Expo 2016 Seminar to Present “Creative Innovation at Scale”


Digital Signage Expo (DSE) announced today that its four-part Digital Signage Seminar Program at DSE 2016 designed specifically for digital out-of-home and place-based network operators will include an hour-long session entitled, “Creating Innovation at Scale.” On Thursday, March 17 from 8 to 9 a.m., Ben Putland, chief operating officer at Grand Visual and Ryan Laul, […]

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If You’re AN AV Integrator, Now’s the Time to Attend the Digital Signage Expo


Digital Signage Expo (DSE) will present a full-day pre-show program on Tuesday, March 15 specifically aimed at Professional AV/IT System Integrators. Produced by System Contractor News Editor-At-Large Kirsten Nelson, the Connected Screen Conference will run from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. focusing on building better AV integration business models. The program will feature top industry […]

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AVAD Takes Aim at Almo Pro A/V and Stampede With Commercial Days


AVAD announced today it’s bringing back its Commercial Days roadshow tour throughout the United States in 2016. The 2016 Commercial Days events feature discounts on commercial products, raffles, commercial training sessions and one-on-one networking with AVAD’s top commercial vendors. The educational opportunity kicks off in Irvine, California on February 11th, 2016 with five other events […]

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Digital Signage Expo 2016 Seminar to Present “Doing Digital Signage Right the First Time as an Integrator”


Digital Signage Expo (DSE) interactive technology and digital communications networks, announced today that its four-part Digital Signage Program at DSE 2016 designed specifically for AV professionals and systems integrators, or anyone considering creating a digital communications network, will include an hour-long session titled, “Doing Digital Signage Right the First Time as an Integrator.” On Wednesday, […]

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Powersoft to Sponsor AV Academy, Comprehensive InfoComm CTS Accredited Training Coursework


Audio manufacturer Powersoft announced that it is sponsoring AV Academy, a comprehensive InfoComm Certified Specialist (CTS) training track organized by AV Magazine and RH Consulting. AV Academy — a collection of intensive InfoComm certified courses — is designed to impart in-depth knowledge to audio professionals seeking to improve their system specification abilities for installations in […]

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ISE’s Capital Summit Is at ISE


The Capital Summit, taking place the on the afternoon of 11 February AT ISE 2016, will bring together a unique mix of AV/IT industry entrepreneurs and executives with financial professionals and experts from the world of investment, business development and mergers and acquisitions for an afternoon of presentations, discussion and networking. The event, specifically formulated […]

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Digital Signage Expo 2016 Seminar to Present “DIY Digital Signage” for Schools


Digital Signage Expo (DSE) announced today that its 24-part Digital Signage Seminar Program at DSE 2016 designed specifically for End Users, or anyone who develops and manages content for a digital communications network, will include an hour-long session titled, “DIY Digital Signage for Higher Ed.” Tom Ryan, director of information technology, and Timothy DiVito, associate […]

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Capital Summit Returns to ISE


The The Second Annual ISE Capital Summit for 2016 will bring together AV/IT industry entrepreneurs and executives with financial professionals and business experts from the world of investments, mergers, and acquisitions. Pre-registration is required and seating is limited. The event will include a discussion (co-moderated by John Bowen of MediaBridge Capital Advisors and John Stiernberg […]

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Become Professionally Certified in Digital Signage at DSE2016 – All Four Certifications to be Presented Live


Digital Signage Experts Group (DSEG), the creators of the professionally recognized certifications for audio visual and signage professionals as well as others serving or invested in the digital signage industry, today announced that all four of DSEG’s digital signage industry certifications will be available for the first time to be presented live at DSE 2016. […]

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Business Training, New Technology Highlight InfoComm’s ISE Education Program


InfoComm International, co-owner of Integrated Systems Europe, has enhanced its education programme for ISE 2016 to offer more valuable training than ever before. InfoComm’s offerings will feature sessions in three different formats to suit all interests: InfoComm Conferences, MasterClass sessions and FlashTracks. ISE attendees should sign up now to reserve their spot for in-demand courses […]

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