AV Technology in Venues Attracts and Engages Fans

Venues face competition from fans’ own homes. Outfitting the spaces with video walls, ribbons, advanced audio systems, virtual reality games, and more to creates a shared unique experience that cannot be found at home.

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Casa Batlló Leverages AI to Enhance Gaudi's Work


In 1904, Antoni Gaudí designed the façade of Casa Batlló, one of Barcelona's iconic landmarks. Many years later, the building stands tall as a canvas for contemporary artists like Refik Anadol. Using tools like artificial intelligence and augmented reality, learn how the team at Casa Batlló aims to enhance Gaudí's work, not detract from it.


The AV Behind Bryant Park's Winter Wonderland


"It’s the most wonderful time of the year” is what many in New York think when the Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park comes to life. Many look forward to enjoying the many shops, ice skating, and good vibes, but what goes into making this experience a good one? AV, of course… weather-resistant and eye-catching AV. Watch how on this episode of How'd They Do That!


Arcadia Earth Creates a New Kind of Change


How do we begin to solve a huge problem like Climate Change? After a successful career in fashion, Valentino Vettori left the industry to create Arcadia Earth. Where he hopes to inspire others by showing the effects of climate change through experiential exhibits. Dave Hodge and Chris Mayes-Wright give you behind the scenes access to reveal how the audio system gives museum-goers a fully immersive experience.


Transporting Audiences to Different Realms with Illuminarium


"Illuminarium is a place that can take you any place." Go behind the scenes at Illuminarium with creators Alan Greenburg and Brian Allen to see how this one-of-a-kind venue was created. From projection to audio to haptics and even a scent system, Illuminarium is a technological marvel you have to see to believe.


ISE22 - El futuro de los eventos para adaptarnos a los nuevos tiempos - AV Experience Zone


Descubre a través de las nuevas Soluciones AV cómo adaptar cualquier evento, reunión o acto corporativo a los nuevos tiempos. Los eventos híbridos están a la orden del día, combina el mundo físico con el mundo virtual de manera eficiente. Platós virtuales, realidad aumentada, herramientas de interacción y mucho más.


ISE22 - La transformación de la industria deportiva gracias a las nuevas tecnologías audiovisuales - AV Experience Zone


La transformación de la industria deportiva gracias a las nuevas tecnologías audiovisuales El avance de las tecnologías audiovisuales es imparable y su futuro prometedor. ¿cómo están afectando las mismas en el mundo del Deporte? En esta mesa redonda organizada por el Cluster del Deporte INDESCAT, y AVIXA, analizaremos la influencia de las tecnologías audiovisuales en la industria del deporte y en ámbitos como el fan engagement, la organización y retransmisión de eventos, el exergaming del fitness o en la creación de entornos phygital.


Quince Imaging and Vegas Golden Knights Team Up to Release the Kraken


When the NHL's Vegas Golden Knights hosted the newly-introduced Seattle Kraken, the only option to welcome them to the league is the Vegas way – with bright lights and theatrics. Quince Imaging was tasked with creating a pregame show that would not only push the limits of AV technology, but also create an experience that will live on forever. RELEASE THE KRAKEN!


What Could the Future of Live Events Look Like? | AV Trends


As we look to the future, what technologies could influence how we experience live events? Look no further than VR and holograms.


AV Took Center Stage at the 2022 Olympics Opening Ceremonies


Elite athletes from around the world travelled to Beijing for the 2022 Winter Olympics to test their skills and compete for gold. As impressive as their skills was the innovative ways AV was implemented during the opening ceremony.


Celebrating the New Year Around the World | AV Experiences


At the end of every year, many cities celebrate the end of one year, and the start of a new beginning. With the fireworks and parties setting the stage, AV plays a part in enhancing the celebratory spirit. Take a look at how AV enhanced a few of the celebrations around the world. Read more about AV experiences at


Merging Art and AV with Van Gogh | AV Experiences


Have you ever visited an art museum and wondered what it would be like if the pieces came to life? The Van Gogh Immersive Experience hopes to achieve that using the magic of AV technology. AVIXA recently visited the tour's stop in Washington, DC to learn more about the AV phenomenon on tour.


A Look Back at the 2020 AVX Award Winners


The Audiovisual Experience Awards celebrates and showcases the innovative integration of content, space, and technology to create or enhance an experience. Here's a look back at the winners of the inaugural 2020 AVX Awards. Read more about more at the


Lighting up the Olympic Skies with Drones | AV Experiences


On July 23, 2021, the world tuned in to watch the opening ceremony of the 32nd Olympiad in Tokyo, Japan. Viewers were treated to a spectacular light show, featuring 1800+ drones flying in a synchronized routine. As the world unite in the name of sport, AV played a part in making the celebrations a unique experience to remember. Read more about how AV can enhance


Emerging Technologies In Sports Venues|AV Trends


From people to processes to systems, sports venues have rewritten their organizational readiness plans to ensure health and safety without sacrificing the experience. Read more about


Emerging Technologies to Prioritize While Reopening Your Venue to Fans

By Jared Frank

Fans and employees have safely returned to live events across the sports and entertainment industry. And a lot has changed after a year of inactivity in the venue marketplace. From people to processes to systems, teams have rewritten their organizational readiness plans to ensure health and safety without sacrificing the experience.


The Many Sides of Digital Signage

By Krystle Murphy

This past December, AVIXA and the Digital Signage Federation (DSF) hosted the two-day virtual conference, called D=SIGN, to explore the world of digital signage.


Seeing New Tech Is Important, But Trade Shows Are Also About Re-Connecting With Your Industry

By David Haynes

Vendors and attendees can debate the merits of a focused trade show for the digital signage industry, and even the squishy merits of the term digital signage, but one thing that the pandemic has made very evident is a need and desire for the collective industry to get together.


L'Architettura dell'Informazione nei sistemi AV - 10 mar 2021


Che si sia tecnici o spettatori, l'importanza della user experience e user interface nei sistemi AV è maggiore di quanto si pensi. L'Architettura dell'Informazione è la disciplina che si occupa della corretta progettazione degli apparati ed ambienti fisici o digitali per la giusta esperienza dell'utente. Si tratta quindi di un processo progettuale coerente ai principi cardine della progettazione e del project management. Webinar a cura di Pier Luigi Forte, Project Manager, MOLPASS


What Does the $1.9 Trillion Stimulus Bill Mean for AV? | AVIXA Intel


Recently, the massive $1.9 Trillion Stimulus Bill was passed in the United States to help jump start the economy. As AV looks to recover through 2021, what does the stimulus bill mean for the industry and its verticals? Peter Hansen, AVIXA's Economic Analyst, breaks it down. Join the insights community and be a part of the conversation:

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In the 3rd episode of Road to InfoComm, Sam and Dorian chat about the final moments before the team head over to InfoComm. Joining this episode is AVIXA's Dan Cole and Ameria's Johannes Troger to chat about the happenings on the show flour.


InfoComm Asia 2023 Closes on a High

The three-day InfoComm Asia 2023 came to a close on 26 May, marking another successful showing for the annual event. This year’s 38% larger InfoComm Asia – featuring 160 exhibiting companies from 18 countries, some 60 of whom are new at the Show – attracted 7,298 unique business visitors from all over Asia.


InfoComm 2023 Will Put the Spotlight on Emerging Technologies in the Pro AV Industry

InfoComm 2023 will put the spotlight on emerging technologies, from augmented and virtual reality to AI, to virtual production. Leading experts will dive into these topics in the vast education program and solution providers will showcase the technology in action on the trade show floor June 10-16 (exhibits 14-16) at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida.


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Are you struggling to answer the question, where do you see yourself in 5 years? We invite AV professionals seeking to explore how to define the next steps in their career path to this interactive panel.


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"A Party for the Body and the Brain" - Sónar Festival


Sónar Festival isn't just a concert. It's a global gathering of creatives who want to leverage technology - including AV - to change the world. Learn more about one of Europe's biggest events as we sit down with the team at Sónar to hear about how they pull it all off.


The Road to InfoComm | Part 2: A Kingdom of Magical Immersion


On part 2 of The Road to InfoComm, cutting-edge installations and eSports take the stage as Sam and Dorian discuss the immersive features that will be a part of the Orlando experience. Featuring Jamie Reilly of Moment Factory, Brad Sousa of AVI Systems, and Rich Ventura of Sony.


Microsoft and Cisco Come Together to Talk Advancing the Hybrid Workplace at InfoComm 2023

Microsoft and Cisco will join InfoComm 2023 to discuss advancing the hybrid workplace through the latest collaboration technology. This session adds to the wide-ranging program focused on conferencing and collaboration at InfoComm, which includes more than 40 education sessions, leading solution providers across the trade show floor featuring expert-led tours, and much more.


Cables, Coffee & Curveballs - Mental Health Awareness Month Special


May is mental health awareness month. Brian and Jolina Halloran from the BTH foundation stop by to talk about the stigma that is mental health and all things BTH organization is doing to raise awareness. The BTH Mission - Our mission is suicide prevention. We build resilience and reduce the risk of suicide through education, advocacy and raised awareness about depression and other mental health challenges. Our program is focused on teaching Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), which is evidence-based training for emotional regulation. DBT uses mindfulness strategies to manage emotions, increasing a persons tolerance to negative emotions.


Know Before You Go - InfoComm 2023


Join Alesia Hendley for her top 5 tips to "know before you go" to InfoComm 2023 in Orlando!


Out of Time – Examining Digital Clock in Modern A/V Systems

Examine what digital clock is, how it functions in digital audio systems, and what you need to know.


Artificial Intelligence: A Legal and Ethical Storm is Coming

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The US Senate is now weighing in. What does this mean for AV?


How UI and UX Factor into the Digitization of AV


In thist episode, host Ben Thomas and his guest, Joe Wylezik from Vincit, dive deep into the impact of user interface (UI) and user experience (UX) design on the digital transformation of A) technology. Wylezik, with his extensive experience in design, offers fascinating insights into the core principles of effective UI and UX. He discusses how these design aspects greatly influence the user's interaction with digital AV technologies, and their subsequent acceptance of these platforms. The conversation pivots around the need for seamless integration of AV technologies in our daily lives, emphasizing the importance of intuitive and user-friendly designs that cater to diverse users' needs and preferences. The duo discusses real-world examples to illustrate how poor UI/UX can hinder the user's interaction with the technology, slowing down the digitization process. Thomas and Wylezik also highlight how crucial understanding the end-user's perspective is to create meaningful and effective AV solutions. They stress the importance of user feedback and continuous improvement in creating products that are not just technologically advanced but also user-centric. Finally, they discuss emerging trends in the digital AV space and the future role of UI and UX in shaping these innovations. Overall, this podcast provides an insightful overview of the digitization of AV and the pivotal role of UI and UX in this transformation.


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Celena Rae has two roles at Dallas Stars games - singing the National Anthem and hosting breaks in the action. During the first intermission she has 90 seconds to run from ice, up to the plaza level for her next hit.