Amid an Increase in Pro-AV Mergers and Acquisitions, the Industry is Not Overly Concentrated, According to AVIXA Research

Sep 18, 2019
FAIRFAX, VA – Sept. 18, 2019 – Extensive mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity is taking place economy-wide, headlined by deals like the mega-merger of T-Mobile and Sprint. Pro AV shares in this evolution. Twenty-seven percent of AV providers reported that the company they currently work for had acquired, merged with, or been acquired by another company in the previous five years, according to the Macro-Economic Trends Analysis (META) focused on market concentration trends, produced by the Audiovisual and Integrated Experience Association (AVIXA™).
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AVIXA Launches the AV Experience Awards

Sep 16, 2019
FAIRFAX, VA – Sept. 16, 2019 – AVIXA™, the Audiovisual and Integrated Experience Association, is pleased to announce the launch of the AV Experience Awards program to recognize the innovative integration of content, space, and audiovisual technology to enrich experiences.
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Pro-AV Market in the Americas to Reach $112 Billion in 2024, Trail Asia-Pacific, According to New Forecasts From AVIXA

Sep 3, 2019
FAIRFAX, VA – Sept. 3, 2019 – The market for professional audiovisual solutions and services in the Americas will grow to more than $112 billion in 2024, from $89 billion in 2019, according to AVIXA™, the Audiovisual and Integrated Experience Association. The growth is reflected in updated forecasts now available in AVIXA’s 2019 AV Industry Outlook and Trends Analysis (IOTA) Americas Summary. Although the robust market bodes well for the region, forecasters expect the Asia-Pacific (APAC) market to surpass the Americas, reaching $90.6 billion in 2019 and $127.6 billion in 2024.
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AVIXA Announces 2019 Oceania Award Winners

Aug 27, 2019
AVIXA announced the winners of its 2019 Oceania Awards. Recipients were honored on the first day of Integrate Expo in Melbourne, Australia.
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AVIXA Foundation to Welcome Students and Educators to First-Ever Audiovisual Career Event at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum

Aug 19, 2019
FAIRFAX, VA – August 19, 2019 – The AVIXA Foundation, the charitable arm of the Audiovisual and Integrated Experience Association, will host 140 students, educators, and community leaders from Southern California for an AV career event at the newly renovated Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on Sept. 12. Attendees will tour the Coliseum to get an up-close look at the new AV technology in action, from scoreboards to displays, and meet with AV professionals to learn about careers in the industry.
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AVIXA Increases Outreach to the Higher Education Market Through Collaboration With the Society for College and University Planning

Jun 26, 2019
AVIXA is expanding its commitment to showcasing the benefits of AV solutions in higher education with a featured panel discussion at the SCUP 2019 Annual Conference in Seattle.
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Global Pro-AV Industry Will Reach $325 Billion in 2024, According to New Forecasts from AVIXA

Jun 25, 2019
For the first time, the new IOTA report includes additional data from distributors and integrators to track the amount of markup over the manufacturer price that is applied by the pro-AV channel. In 2019, markups are projected to represent an additional $22 billion in revenues globally, before accounting for services revenue.
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AVIXA Expands Collaboration With the Association of Luxury Suite Directors to Explore AV’s Role in Creating the New Fan Experience for Teams and Stadium Owners

Jun 24, 2019
AVIXA is teaming up with the Association of Luxury Suite Directors (ALSD) and representatives from professional sports teams and venues to explore the innovative ways integrated AV technologies are creating a modern, immersive fan experience.
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AVIXA Expands Commitment to Promoting the Business Benefits of Audiovisual Experiences in Hospitality

Jun 20, 2019
AVIXA has expanded its commitment to the hospitality industry by partnering with Questex Hospitality Group.
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Next-Generation AV Industry Takes Shape at InfoComm 2019

Jun 14, 2019
FAIRFAX, VA and ORLANDO, FL– June 14, 2019 – From Friday’s AVIXA Foundation Career Day, welcoming students to the show, to the more than 40 percent of registered attendees under the age of 40, InfoComm 2019, June 8-14 in Orlando, continued to draw the next generation of audiovisual professionals, as well as a broad cross-section of engaged AV customers from higher education, hospitality, retail, and other markets.
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AVIXA to Explore Audiovisual Experiences and the Future of Education at EdTechXEurope 2019

Jun 11, 2019
FAIRFAX, VA – June 11, 2019 – Attendees of EdTechXEurope 2019, taking place June 18 at the Brewery in London, will get a look at the ways audiovisual solutions can improve the modern learning experience. David Labuskes, CTS®, Chief Executive Officer of AVIXA™, the Audiovisual and Integrated Experience Association, will host two discussions titled “Audiovisual Experiences and the Future of Education” and “Creating the Global Classroom of the Future.”
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AVIXA to Explore the Business Benefits of Audiovisual Experiences in Transportation Through Continued Collaboration With American Association of Airport Executives

Jun 10, 2019
FAIRFAX, VA – June 10, 2019 – AVIXA™, the Audiovisual and Integrated Experience Association, is continuing its commitment to the transportation channel through fresh collaboration with the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE).
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AV Executive Conference 2019 to Feature CNN Hero and Employee Experience Executive

Jun 7, 2019
FAIRFAX, VA – June 7, 2019 – AVIXA™, the Audiovisual and Integrated Experience Association, is pleased to announce world champion adventure racer and CNN Hero Robyn Benincasa and Mark Levy, creator of Airbnb’s employee experience program, will headline the seventh annual AV Executive Conference (AVEC), Nov. 5-7, in New Orleans.
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InfoComm 2019’s Education Program Will Take a Deep Dive Into Digital Signage

Jun 4, 2019
FAIRFAX, VA – June 4, 2019 – AVIXA and Invidis Consulting will bring a comprehensive digital signage education program to InfoComm 2019, June 12-14 in Orlando, Fla. The program features five sessions that explore entering new markets with digital signage, taking a close look at transportation and smart cities. The sessions also examine digital signage content strategies and the best approach to analytics.
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Walking the Walk: InfoComm 2019 Education Spaces Designed to Enhance Learning Experiences

May 30, 2019
FAIRFAX, VA – May 30, 2019 – AVIXA™ will host more than 200 education sessions at InfoComm 2019, June 8-14 in Orlando, Fla., in classrooms designed to exemplify how content, space, and technology work together to create integrated experiences. To achieve this, AVIXA’s education program developers worked closely with the its standards conformance officers to ensure the rooms comply with relevant AV standards. In addition, they’ve tailored rooms to complement the types of presentations, workshops, and forums taking place.
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Live Events Producers Place Emphasis on Owned Pro-AV Equipment, AVIXA Research Reports

May 20, 2019
FAIRFAX, VA – May 20, 2019 – The live performance space is faring well, due to consumers opting to buy into holistic experiences rather than just isolated transactions. According to Pollstar and PricewaterhouseCoopers, U.S. concert ticket sales exceeded $8 billion in 2018, and average ticket prices are rising as consumers are increasingly willing to spend more for a show. Yet, AVIXA forecasts that in the Americas, pro-AV sales into temporary live events solutions will decline from $10.2 billion in 2018 to $8.6 billion in 2023.
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A Winning Start for InfoComm Southeast Asia 2019

May 17, 2019
Bangkok – May 17, 2019 – Straight off the blocks, InfoComm Southeast Asia 2019 made a strong debut with 7,743 visitors who were delighted at the quality showcase of the latest pro-AV innovations, and 152 exhibitors who made new in-roads into the burgeoning Southeast Asian market.
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iLuminate’s Miral Kotb Joins the TIDE Conference at InfoComm 2019 to Discuss Combining Technology With Performance Art

May 14, 2019
FAIRFAX, VA – May 14, 2019 – Miral Kotb, founder of entertainment technology company iLuminate, will offer the afternoon keynote at AVIXA’s TIDE Conference in Orlando, Fla., on June 11. Kotb will share how her personal journey as a software developer and dancer led her to create iLuminate, which combines dance, technology, and light to deliver a unique audience experience.
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AVIXA Congratulates the First-Ever APEx Company in India

May 9, 2019
FAIRFAX, Va., and NEW DELHI, India – MAY 9, 2019 – AVIXA™, the Audiovisual and Integrated Experience Association, is pleased to recognize Aesthetix Technologies India Pvt Ltd. as that country’s first AV Provider of Excellence (APEx).
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AVIXA Foundation Congratulates Recipients of 2019 Michael Vergauwen Scholarships

Apr 30, 2019
FAIRFAX, VA – APRIL 30, 2019 – The AVIXA™ Foundation, the charitable arm of the Audiovisual and Integrated Experience Association, is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2019 Michael Vergauwen Scholarship: Rachel Brown, an interior design major at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities, and Ryan DeMello, a construction engineering major at Oregon State University.
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