According to AVIXA’s Market Opportunity Analysis Report, higher ed decision-makers allocate an average of 9 percent of the overall capital improvements project budget to upgrade or install AV technologies or solutions in classrooms or work spaces. In terms of total capital expenditure budget amounts, the average outlay planned on these improvement projects over the next 12 months is more than $766,000.
Improving ways for professors to interact and present information to students is a key focus of this investment. Despite the rise of new display technologies, front projectors are expected to be the largest percentage of pro-AV revenues from this market. This panel discusses the latest projects in higher education and how student demands are driving AV requirements for higher education institutions.Panelists:
Jeff Bethke, Vice President, Engineering - Level 3 Audiovisual
Jim McGarry, President & CEO - Education Market Association
Mark Russell, Manager, Learning Spaces and Technology Services - Indiana University
Jon Schau, Lead Engineer, Emerging Technology - Bose Professional
Kirsten Nelson, Content Producer - AVIXA