Category Audio Conferencing

Webinar Recording: Audio Basics for Meetings and Conferences

AV is about adaptation and being able to support legacy meeting and conferencing equipment while designing systems for the ever- changing workplace environment. During this webinar, learn how to ensure good sound quality in typical business situations by bridging the gap between your own technical background and the world of professional audio. Gino Sigismondi, Shure’s Associate Director, Technical Support and Training, covers:

  • Basic components of a sound system, key audio concepts, and the differences between digital and analog audio.
  • How room acoustics and noise affect the intelligibility of the audio, what feedback is and what causes it.
  • Basics of microphones – how they work, the use and placement for different microphone types and the pros and cons of selecting and using either wired or wireless microphones.
  • How different-sized rooms relate to the sound system that would be selected and how to distinguish between a discussion and conference system.

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About the presenter

Gino Sigismondi has been a Shure Associate since 1997 and currently manages the company’s Technical Training division. He brings over 15 years of practical experience in professional audio to the product training seminars he conducts for Shure customers, dealers, distribution centers, and internal staff. Gino spent 10 years as a member of Applications Engineering, assisting Shure customers with choosing and using the company’s vast array of products. He is also the author of the Shure educational publications “Selection and Operation of Personal Monitors,” “Audio Systems Guide for Music Educators,” and “Selection and Operation of Audio Signal Processors.” He was recently awarded status as an “Adjunct Instructor” by the InfoComm Academy.

AVI-SPL Case Study: Canada Science and Technology Museum

The three-year renovation of the Canada Science and Technology Museum includes an array of technology — including edge-blending projection and video collaboration — that creates an immersive experience for visitors, improves outreach programming, and improves the meeting experience for staff. Audiovisual technology like wireless microphones and conferencing solutions empowers the museum to provide educational events that can include remote participants.

Read the case study of AVI-SPL’s work for the Canada Science and Technology Museum >

Thanks for Attending the AVI-SPL TechXchange Events

This fall, AVI-SPL hosted five TechXchange events at locations in the U.S. and Canada. Our fall lineup visited Atlanta, Washington, D.C., Minneapolis, Calgary, and Denver. At each venue, guests learned from experts how space, design, technology, and people are coming together to define new and better work experiences. Each TechXchange was an all-day event, and included talks, a Q&A panel, and an expo featuring the latest AV and collaboration products from vendors like Biamp, Crestron, HARMAN, Milestone, Scansource, and many others.

We’ll be hosting a new slate of events in 2019. When our schedule is finalized, we’ll post it at the AVI-SPL events page.

Case Study: Shure Experience Center

One of the major features of Shure’s new office in the Chicago City Center is the Shure Experience Center, where guests can experience the company’s microphones in a variety of business collaboration spaces. This video case study includes interviews that look at AVI-SPL‘s successful integration of AV solutions like video conferencing and wireless content sharing into this hands-on environment for current and prospective customers.

July 11 Webinar: Improve Your Workplace Experience With Crestron

Crestron showcased Technology for Every Space at InfoComm 2018 in Las Vegas. This related webinar will highlight key technologies demonstrated at the event, including video, audio, unified communications, scheduling, digital signage, wireless presentation tools, cloud-based provisioning software and more.

Join us on Wed., July 11 at 1 p.m. EST for a better understanding of how the latest technologies can help improve your workplace technology experience.

About the presenter

Nic Milani is Creston’s director of commercial product marketing, and is responsible for identifying and creating go-to-market strategies for established and emerging markets such as corporate, education, hospitality, healthcare and retail sectors.

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