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Let the Games Begin
July 10, 2018 by Brad Grimes
AVIXA and our partner groups see that value in sports arenas, and we’re meeting end users eager to use AV to get people out of their houses — and back into the stadium experience.
CTS Hits the Mark – 12,000 Strong
July 9, 2018 by Jeremy Caldera, CTS-D, CTS-I
One of the most exciting things I have seen since becoming involved with AVIXA™ and the CTS® program is the enormous growth. In my four short years on the CTS Steering Committee – three as chair – the program hit the milestones for both 10,000 and now 12,000 certified individuals.
AV Gives Back at Ronald McDonald House in DC
June 28, 2018 by Allison Tardif
The members of the AVIXA Independent Technical Services (ITS) Council donated equipment and time to upgrading the entertainment area of the Ronald McDonald house in DC.
Leveraging Partnerships to Close the AV Awareness Gap
June 27, 2018 by Joseph Valerio
Reach into your own communities and partner with any organization that could help build more career pipelines into your company.
Clair Global Reveals How the Roots of the Experience Business Are Ready for the Future
June 25, 2018 by Kirsten Nelson
As it turns out, the wholesome, process-oriented, precise mandates that built the Clair Global reputation are all kinda magically aligned with what the future demands of a business with a global footprint.
InfoComm 2017’s Rookie-Standout Zero-Ohm Returns to the Show
June 14, 2018 by Krystle Murphy
Zero-Ohm Systems made its first appearance at InfoComm’s North American show in 2017 in Orlando at the Innovations Showcase. They made an impression on attendees and took home the Showcase’s People’s Choice award. We caught up with the company’s Co-Founder and Vice President of Marketing George Dracopoulos to reflect on last year’s show and the difference a year makes.
Center Stage Connects Now for the Future
June 13, 2018 by Kirsten Nelson
The 55 speakers that we brought to Center Stage were representative of the expanding relevance of our industry today.
What Do Driverless Cars Mean for Tomorrow’s AV Projects? Sky’s the Limit.
May 30, 2018 by Brad Grimes
The symposium brought together airport operators, architects, engineers, and more. The plenary was devoted to autonomous systems.
Center Stage Preview: What Does Online Video Content Really Have to Do With Your Business?
May 23, 2018 by Kirsten Nelson
Does this sound familiar? “You know that online video content is valuable for building your business and brand, but you don't know where to start.”
A CTS to Impress
May 21, 2018 by Krystle Murphy
At InfoComm 2017, 188 people became certified – earning their CTS®, CTS-D, or CTS-I. AV pros seeking their CTS will have their chance to add their name to the CTS Wall at this year’s show and join more than 11,500 AV professionals.
Finding Life in the Ashes of Retail: A Pro-AV Perspective
May 16, 2018 by Sean Wargo
Less than 40 percent of providers surveyed are serving retail today. But with a $6 billion market out there, the waters certainly look right for those wishing to jump in.
The Petersen Automotive Museum Races Into the Future of AV Experiences
May 10, 2018 by Allison Tardif
Last week a group of AV professionals gathered at the Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles for the first-ever AVIXA Experience event.
Center Stage: Hotels, Live Music, and DJ White Shadow
May 9, 2018 by Kirsten Nelson
There’s a growing resurgence of live music and DJs happening in hospitality venues.
A Reconfiguration of Space and Tech Inspires Employee Creativity
May 7, 2018 by Rachel Bradshaw
LMG’s headquarters is proof that space and technology can communicate as clearly as content. Every corner of the space telegraphs tremendous respect for the expertise and creative potential of their staff.
Center Stage Preview: How Much More Immersive Can Live Sound Be?
April 30, 2018 by Kirsten Nelson
The enjoyment and performance of music might be the strongest universal across the multitude of technologies and practices represented at the InfoComm show.
Good User Experience Design is No Accident
April 26, 2018 by Ann Brigida, CTS, CStd
The AVIXA Standards Steering Committee voted to begin developing an industry standard that considers the people using an AV system first ... An industry standard that will focus on, as its scope says, “human interaction with AV systems.”
Building Pathways into AV Careers
April 20, 2018 by Joseph Valerio
Sheffield is one of several schools recently added to a growing list in close collaboration with AVIXA to help build more career paths into AV around the globe.
Center Stage Preview: Personalization of Digital Signage Content
April 16, 2018 by Kirsten Nelson
Delivering this dialogue on how to stay away from the creepy and head toward the friendly side of personalization, will be Manolo Almagro, Managing Partner of QDivision, and David Title, Chief Engagement Officer with Bravo Media.
What’s ‘Design Thinking’ and What Does It Have to Do With AV?
April 12, 2018 by Allison Tardif
Design thinking is shaping up to be a hot topic at the InfoComm show this year. Not only is design the focus of the popular new TIDE conferences, but AVIXA is also premiering a brand new three-day training course called Design Thinking for AV.
Want to Help Grow the Future of AV? Meet the AVIXA Foundation
April 9, 2018 by Joseph Valerio
With help from our members, the AVIXA Foundation develops and supports programs designed to equip the next generation of audiovisual professionals with knowledge and skills to help them succeed.
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