InfoComm 2016 Show Recognized by the International Association of Exhibitions and Events

Nov 28, 2016
InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide and host of InfoComm 2016, the largest annual conference and exhibition for AV buyers and sellers in the Western Hemisphere, was honored with two awards in the International Association of Exhibitions and Events' (IAEE) Art of the Show competition. IAEE is the global association for the exhibitions and events industry.
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InfoComm to Offer CTS Prep and Testing at ISE 2017, Plus More Than 80 Education Sessions

Nov 22, 2016
InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, is pleased to announce that Certified Technology Specialist™ (CTS®) study courses and testing will be offered at Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) 2017, Feb. 7-10 at the Amsterdam RAI. In addition, InfoComm will host more than 80 professional development sessions at the show, including a new series of hands-on Application Labs, a selection of half-day conferences and more. For the first time, ISE attendees will be able to access any and all InfoComm education sessions using one pass.
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InfoComm Announces 2017 Board of Directors, Leadership Search Committee Members

Nov 4, 2016
InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, is pleased to announce the election results for the 2017 InfoComm International Board of Directors and Leadership Search Committee (LSC).
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Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology Partners With InfoComm to Create AV Technology Program

Nov 2, 2016
InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, has partnered with Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology (BFIT in Boston to create an AV technology program at the college.
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InfoComm Partners With e-sharp to Bring AV Education to the Middle East

Nov 1, 2016
InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, has signed an agreement with e-sharp Consultancy of the United Arab Emirates to offer AV courses in the Middle East. Their first official joint education session will be a one-day InfoComm AV Installation Skills Day training workshop in Dubai on 10 December.
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InfoComm Signs Agreement With Downey Unified School District to Offer AV Education

Oct 12, 2016
InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, has signed an agreement with Downey Unified School District in Southern California to offer foundational AV coursework.
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InfoComm Welcomes its 50th APEx Company

Oct 6, 2016
InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, is pleased to welcome the 50th AV Provider of Excellence (APEx) company, Integrated Audio Systems (IAS) of Peoria, Ill.
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InfoComm Partners With Bogotá’s Secretary of Education of the District to Offer AV Education

Oct 4, 2016
InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, has signed an agreement with the Secretary of Education of the District of Bogotá, Colombia, to offer AV education to 400 students in Bogota’s public schools.
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InfoComm India 2016, India’s Premier Pro-AV and Information Communications Technology Show, Sets New Benchmarks for Visitors, Exhibitors and Summit Delegates

Sep 29, 2016
The InfoComm India 2016 Exhibition and Summit, which was held at the Bombay Exhibition Centre 12-14 Sept., 2016, closed its three-day run with record numbers of visitors, exhibitors and summit delegates for the fourth consecutive year. Visitors, exhibitors and stakeholders were of one accord in commending the organiser for delivering not only another superbly-managed show but also setting a highly visible stage for exhibitors to debut new innovative products and new-to-India solutions as well as platforms for robust discussions on the promise of smart solutions to drive India’s cities into the digital future.
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InfoComm International Releases 2016 Global Pro-AV Distribution Channel and Trends Report

Sep 20, 2016
InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, has released the 2016 Global Pro-AV Distribution Channel and Trends Report. This new report explores the ways pro-AV products and services move through the market — from manufacturer to end-user organization — and identifies factors that influence the various channels. It also includes market forecasts through 2017.
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InfoComm Partners with Stampede on New Affiliate Membership Offer in Europe

Sep 19, 2016
InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, is pleased to announce a joint initiative with Stampede, a leading value-added distributor of integrated AV/IT technology solutions. This new partnership between the two organisations will see Stampede offer free one-year InfoComm Affiliate Memberships to AV professionals in Europe as part of their value-added services. Due to launch initially in Germany, the Netherlands, Sweden, and Spain, the offer may be rolled out to other countries in the future. The InfoComm Affiliate Membership is offered to individuals, is valid for one year, and gives them access to free courses, discounts on paid training, and the latest InfoComm standards and updates.
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InfoComm Welcomes Qatar’s Consolidated Gulf Co. as the Middle East’s First AV Provider of Excellence

Sep 14, 2016
InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, has announced that Consolidated Gulf Co. (CGC) of Doha, Qatar, has become the Middle East’s first AV company to receive its AV Provider of Excellence (APEx) designation.
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InfoComm Partners With Valencia College to Enhance AV Technology Program

Aug 29, 2016
InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, is partnering with Valencia College, based in Orlando, Fla., to offer InfoComm coursework within the college’s Entertainment Design and Technology program. The agreement with Valencia College reflects InfoComm’s progress in workforce development for the AV industry.
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InfoComm India Summit’s Headlining Speakers to Discuss Smart Cities, Cyber Security

Aug 25, 2016
InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, has announced the summit program for InfoComm India, set for Sept. 12-14, 2016 at the Bombay Exhibition Centre, in Mumbai. The InfoComm India Summit’s three days of sessions will focus on key issues in the pro-AV industry, with headlining speakers talking smart-city design and planning and cyber security.
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Technology Futurist Shara Evans to Keynote Women of InfoComm Network Breakfast During Integrate 2016

Aug 10, 2016
InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, is pleased to announce Shara Evans, Technology Futurist and CEO of Market Clarity, as keynote speaker for the Women of InfoComm Network breakfast during Integrate Expo 2016 in Sydney, Australia. The Women of InfoComm Network breakfast will take place Wed., 24 Aug., in the Forest Room at the Novotel Sydney Olympic Park from 7.30 am to 9.30 am. Evans will be sharing her perspective on "Inspiring Women in Technology — The Role of Mentors in Fast-Tracking Your Career."
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InfoComm International Releases 2016 Environmental Scan Report

Jul 29, 2016
InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, has released the 2016 Environment Scan Report. The report analyzes economic, political, social and technological trends that may impact the pro-AV market, as well as internal trends within the AV industry.
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InfoComm International Announces Program Lineup for 4th Annual AV Executive Conference

Jul 28, 2016
InfoComm International® is pleased to announce the program lineup for its fourth annual AV Executive Conference (AVEC), set for Nov. 9-11, 2016, at the Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne, Miami. This year’s theme, Driving Profit Through Customer Experience, will be captured through sessions focused on how to shift a company's revenue-building capability toward creating a memorable and distinctive experience for customers, rather than having price be the deciding factor.
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InfoComm Announces Samsung 837 Tour as Part of IoT Insights New York on Sept. 8

Jul 27, 2016
InfoComm International® will host its IoT Insights New York conference on Sept. 8, 2016, at the Renaissance New York Times Square, to explore the role of the Internet of Things in professional AV solutions. Organizers announced that the event will conclude with a tour and reception at the brand-new technology experience center Samsung 837, in the heart of Manhattan’s Meatpacking District. Registration is now open at infocomm.org/IoTinsights.
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InfoComm Opens Registration for InfoComm Connections New York, Announces Conference Program

Jul 18, 2016
After a successful collaboration in 2015, InfoComm Connections New York will again co-locate with the National Association of Broadcaster's NAB Show New York, Nov. 9-10, 2016, at the Javits Convention Center in Manhattan. InfoComm organizers have announced an all-new program for Connections New York focused on collaboration, digital signage, education technology and corporate events. Registration is now open at infocommconnections.org.
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InfoComm Forms New Industry Advisory Groups in Hong Kong and Singapore

Jul 7, 2016
InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, has created new advisory groups in Hong Kong and Singapore respectively. With a mission to address local challenges in AV communities and provide resources to nurture member participation and support, the new groups are in addition to advisory groups in India and Australia, broadening InfoComm's engagement in the Asia-Pacific region.
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InfoComm to Offer Free Professional Development Consultations at Integrate 2016

Jun 28, 2016
InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, will provide professional development consultations for individuals and companies during Integrate 2016 from 23 to 25 August in Sydney.
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InfoComm Recognizes Dycap Media Solutions With 2016 Innovations Showcase People’s Choice Award

Jun 16, 2016
InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, announced that Dycap Media Solutions won the 2016 Innovations Showcase People’s Choice Award, handed out during InfoComm 2016 in Las Vegas.
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InfoComm International Releases New Standard for Display Image Size

Jun 10, 2016
InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, is pleased to announce the release of a new standard for sizing displayed images for audiovisual systems: ANSI/INFOCOMM V202.01:2016, Display Image Size for 2D Content in Audiovisual Systems.
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InfoComm 2016 Officially the Largest on Record

Jun 10, 2016
A record 1,000 exhibitors, including 211 new exhibitors, filled the Las Vegas Convention Center June 8-10 for InfoComm 2016, occupying 527,105 net square feet of exhibit and special events space — also a show record. Attendees registered for more than 12,000 seats at InfoComm University sessions throughout the week, more than double the number engaged in training and education in 2015. Approximately one-third more unique attendees took InfoComm University™ training at InfoComm than in the past. The spike in training interest was driven in part by the 2,620 seminar and workshop packages sold. InfoComm 2016 was the first time attendees could pay one price and take any of more than 100 courses during exhibition days.
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InfoComm Partners With Field Nation to Expand the Certified Contract AV Labor Pool

Jun 2, 2016
InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, announced that it has entered into an agreement with Field Nation, the leading marketplace platform for contingent and on-demand workforce management. Under the agreement, InfoComm members will have access to Field Nation's workforce initiatives, including its extensive contract labor pool, while technicians using the Field Nation platform will have access to InfoComm training and industry certification. As part of the agreement, InfoComm will offer Field Nation users discounted membership and access to InfoComm benefits, including free online training, industry standards, admission to networking events and trade shows, and discounts on advanced and classroom education.
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InfoComm Names Keynote Speakers for 4th Annual AV Executive Conference in Miami

May 31, 2016
InfoComm International® is pleased to announce that its fourth annual AV Executive Conference (AVEC) is set for November 9-11, 2016, at the Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne, Miami. Focused on the management side of running an AV business, the event will host industry leaders for three days of strategic business planning, industry insight sharing and networking.
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Digital Signage Summit Joins InfoComm 2016 for First North American Event

May 25, 2016
InfoComm International® is pleased to announce the Digital Signage Summit will make its first North American appearance at InfoComm 2016 on June 7, 2016, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Presented by Invidis Consulting and Integrated Systems Events, the daylong summit will give attendees a unique opportunity to learn about digital signage trends and use cases from industry experts.
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InfoComm and Freeman Debut New Immersive Technologies Pavilion for InfoComm 2017

May 23, 2016
What does it feel like to be an astronaut in space? Visitors to InfoComm 2017 will find out. InfoComm has joined forces with Freeman, the global leader in brand experiences, and Presenting Show Partner Samsung to create the new Immersive Technologies Pavilion on the InfoComm 2017 show floor, where attendees can experience a far-out, mixed-reality simulation, orbiting the earth at 17,000 miles per hour and touring the International Space Station.
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InfoComm 2016 Debuts Content Creation and Streaming Pavilion

May 17, 2016
InfoComm International® is pleased to announce the debut of the Content Creation and Streaming Pavilion at InfoComm 2016, June 4-10 (exhibits June 8-10) at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
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InfoComm Recognizes the Late Rose L. Shure for her Contributions to the Audiovisual Industry

May 6, 2016
InfoComm International® posthumously awards its 2016 Women in AV Award to Rose L. Shure, former Chairman of Shure Inc., for her longstanding commitment to industry education and product innovation. Mrs. Shure will be recognized in an awards ceremony preceding the keynote address at InfoComm 2016 in Las Vegas, held June 4-10.
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InfoComm Announces Promotion of Rod Brown, CTS-D, CTS-I, to Regional Director — Oceania

May 5, 2016
InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, today announced the promotion of Rod Brown, CTS®-D, CTS®-I, to Regional Director – Oceania. In his new role, he will be responsible for managing InfoComm membership services, the education programme in the region, InfoComm certification and the Australia Advisory Group.
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InfoComm Names Jeremy Caldera, CTS-D, CTS-I, Educator of the Year

May 2, 2016
InfoComm International® has named Jeremy Caldera, CTS®-D, CTS-I, the association's 2016 Educator of the Year. Caldera, Lead Audiovisual Design Engineer for Zdi Inc., will receive his award in a ceremony preceding the keynote address at InfoComm 2016 in Las Vegas, held June 4-10.
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InfoComm Names Christa Bender, CTS, and Hope Roth, CTS, Harald Thiel Volunteers of the Year

May 2, 2016
InfoComm International® is pleased to announce that Christa Bender, CTS®, Account Manager at Pivot Communications, and Hope Roth, CTS, Programmer at Riordan Brothers, have won its 2016 Harald Thiel Volunteer of the Year Award for their efforts to help women in the commercial audiovisual industry study for and pass the Certified Technology Specialist™ (CTS) exam. Bender and Roth will receive their awards in a ceremony preceding the keynote address at InfoComm 2016 in Las Vegas, held June 4-10.
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InfoComm Names Electro Acoustics’ Luke Jordan CTS Holder of the Year

May 2, 2016
InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, is pleased to announce that Luke Jordan, CTS®-I, Service and Small Systems Manager for Electro Acoustics Inc., has won the CTS Holder of the Year Award. Jordan will receive his award in a ceremony preceding the keynote address at InfoComm 2016 in Las Vegas, held June 4-10.
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Kramer’s David Bright Named InfoComm’s First Mackey Barron Distinguished Achievement Award Winner

May 2, 2016
InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, is pleased to announce that David Bright, President of Kramer Electronics USA, has won the 2016 Mackey Barron Distinguished Achievement Award. Bright will receive his award in a ceremony preceding the keynote address at InfoComm 2016 in Las Vegas, held June 4-10.
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InfoComm’s 2016 Adele De Berri Award Goes to Prysm CTO Dr. Roger Hajjar

May 2, 2016
InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, is pleased to announce that Dr. Roger Hajjar, Chief Technology Officer and Founder of Prysm, has won the 2016 Adele De Berri Pioneers of AV Award. Dr. Hajjar will receive his award in a ceremony preceding the keynote address at InfoComm 2016 in Las Vegas, held June 4-10.
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InfoComm Announces 2016 Award Winners; Kramer’s David Bright, Rose Shure Among the Honored

May 2, 2016
InfoComm International® the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, is pleased to announce the 2016 recipients of its annual awards.
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InfoComm Recognizes Kelly Perkins, CTS, and Josh Srago, CTS, With Young AV Professionals Awards

May 2, 2016
InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, announced today that Kelly Perkins, CTS®, Marketing and Communications Manager for AVI Systems, and Josh Srago, CTS, Design Engineer for TEECOM, have won its 2016 Young AV Professionals Award. Perkins and Srago will receive their awards in a ceremony immediately preceding the keynote address at InfoComm 2016 in Las Vegas, held June 4-10.
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Asia’s First InfoComm on Campus Program to Explore Evolving AV Technology in Education

Apr 27, 2016
InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, has announced its first InfoComm on Campus program in Asia, sponsored by the University of Hong Kong (HKU).
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AVIXA Partners with BICSI to Introduce New Course on Using Category Cable in AV Applications

Apr 27, 2016
AVIXA has partnered with information and communication technology association BICSI to develop a new online education course titled How to Install and Validate Category Cable, foundational training for AV and IT professionals working with high-resolution video and real-time audio.
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InfoComm International Names 2016 Michael Vergauwen Scholarship Winners

Apr 25, 2016
The International Communications Industries Foundation (ICIF), a non-profit charitable and educational organization created by InfoComm International® to support the audiovisual industry, is pleased to announce two recipients of the 2016 Michael Vergauwen Scholarship. Lauren Koske, a junior from the University of Central Missouri, and Sarabeth Mullins, a junior from Biola University in California, will both receive $5,000 to support their education in the audiovisual field.
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InfoComm China 2016 Enjoys Record-Breaking Attendance; Up 15% Despite Economic Slowdown

Apr 18, 2016
InfoComm China was held 13-15 April 2016 at the China National Convention Center. This year's expanded show floor hosted 287 exhibitors from 40 countries and regions, showcasing a wider range of professional audiovisual (pro-AV) and information communications technology (ICT) solutions, including those that help businesses tap the potential of today's hyper-connected environment. Along with this exciting lineup was the inaugural Hospitality Technology Expo® (HTx®), whose co-location with InfoComm China brought cross-show visitor traffic and business opportunities.
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Freakonomics’ Stephen Dubner Headlines InfoComm 2016 as Keynote Speaker

Apr 14, 2016
InfoComm International® is pleased to announce that Stephen Dubner, best-selling co-author of Freakonomics, will deliver the keynote address at InfoComm 2016, the largest audiovisual trade show in North America. The annual event takes place this June 4-10 at the Las Vegas Convention Center and Westgate Las Vegas Resort and Casino.
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InfoComm Introduces a Series of Events Exploring the Internet of Things in Pro AV

Mar 30, 2016
InfoComm International® announces the launch of a new conference program created to explore the role of the Internet of Things in professional audiovisual solutions. IoT Insights will debut May 9 at the Marriott Santa Clara, in Santa Clara, Calif.
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InfoComm International to Show Students the Science Behind Audio/Video Experiences at the USA Science and Engineering Festival in Washington

Mar 17, 2016
InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, is pleased to be a sponsor and exhibitor of the 4th USA Science and Engineering Festival on April 16-17, 2016 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. At the InfoComm booth (937), students will immerse themselves in the science of audio and video technology and explore career possibilities.
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Stardraw.com Adopts Standard AV Symbols for Design and Documentation Software

Mar 14, 2016
InfoComm International® is pleased to announce that software provider Stardraw.com has licensed a standardized set of architectural floor plan and reflected ceiling plan symbols for audio, video and control systems, with associated technologies such as environmental control and communication networks. The symbols are part of the American National Standard Institute-accredited J-STD-710, Audio, Video and Control Architectural Drawing Symbols Standard.
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InfoComm 2016 to Showcase the Internet of Things; Registration Officially Opens

Feb 16, 2016
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 on last year’s record attendance, with attendees from all 50 United States and more than 100 countries around the world.
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InfoComm Partners With COMM-TEC to Offer Pro-AV Training in Germany

Feb 10, 2016
At Integrated Systems Europe 2016, InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, announced plans to partner with COMM-TEC to increase the number of trained and tested AV professionals throughout German-speaking Europe.
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InfoComm Partners With Leteng AS to Offer Pro-AV Training in Norway

Feb 10, 2016
At Integrated Systems Europe 2016, InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, announced plans to partner with Leteng AS to offer professional AV training in Norway.
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TD Maverick Teams With InfoComm to Welcome 40 European AV Companies as InfoComm Members

Feb 10, 2016
At Integrated Systems Europe 2016, InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, announced it has partnered with leading AV distributor TD Maverick to award 40 European AV companies with InfoComm memberships.
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InfoComm Partners With LINDY to Develop Multilingual Webinars

Feb 10, 2016
At Integrated Systems Europe 2016, InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, announced plans to partner with LINDY to develop four educational webinars in 2016 in four languages: German, Italian, French and English.
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InfoComm Releases New Standard to Harmonize Cable Labeling Practices

Jan 27, 2016
InfoComm International® announced the publication of a new audiovisual standard, Cable Labeling for Audiovisual Systems (CLAS).
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