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The AVIXA Foundation is operated for the public good to carry out charitable, educational and scientific activities for AVIXA™. The foundation is nonprofit and generates support from corporations, philanthropic foundations and government sources.

With the help of AVIXA members and the entire audiovisual industry, the foundation maintains a rigorous agenda that supports the profession. It also develops and supports programs designed to equip the next generation of audiovisual industry leaders with the knowledge and skills required to successfully manage the challenges and opportunities in the future.

Thank you to all of the generous supporters of the AVIXA Foundation. Your support is critical to advancing the industry into a thriving future.

Executive Director

Betsy L. Jaffe
Executive Director
AVIXA Foundation

AVIXA Foundation Board of Directors


Ron Camden
Vice President of Global Sales
Biamp Systems


Shen Milsom & Wilke

Marc Bertrand
Founder and CEO
Deckpoet, Inc.

Richard Blackwell
Linked2 Software

Erin Bolton
Strategic Account Director
Zift Solutions

Maru Gaitán
Grupo Niza

Ratnesh Javeri, CTS-D
Innovative Systems and Solutions Pvt. Ltd.

General Counsel
Venable, LLP
As represented by George E. Constantine, Partner

Questions? Contact us: foundation@avixa.org


AVIXA Grant Program

The AVIXA Grant Program is the pro-AV industry's internship and mentoring program.

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Support AV Industry Growth

Mackey Barron was the founder of HB Communications and has been associated with AVIXA and its predecessor organizations since 1947. With your support, AVIXA will carry on his beliefs of strengthening the AV industry through education and ensuring future growth of our industry.

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Keep Mackey Barron’s Legacy Alive with an AVIXA Foundation Donation

AVIXA Scholarships

AVIXA funds scholarships to address the industry's need for a high-quality workforce.

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How Can You Help the Industry Grow?

AVIXA is partnering with members and education institutions to build pathways for students to enter the AV industry.

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Upcoming Events

Standards Rack Building Town Hall
13 December, 2017


Audiovisual Industry Trends: 2018 and Beyond
13 December, 2017

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Evaluación y selección de luminarias
13 December, 2017