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Upcoming Technology Expo 2011 Events – Mark Your Calendars Washington D.C. and Long Beach!

At AVI-SPL’s Technology Expo 2011, you’ll find a dynamic convergence of comprehensive audio/video solutions, an eye-opening range of cutting-edge technologies, and accessibility to over 25 top notch manufacturers behind today’s most compelling communication advancements.

Exclusive presentations include:

  • Harnessing the Hidden Value in Unified Communications (UC), presented by Michael Brandofino, Executive Vice President of Video and UC, AVI-SPL
  • Fundamentals of Audio Video Bridging, presented by Biamp Systems (1 InfoComm CTS LU)
  • Key Building Blocks of Successful Unified Communications, presented by Polycom
  • The Next UC: Unified Control, presented by AMX
  • Digital Video Demystified – An Intro To Digital TV and HDTV Distribution, presented by Cables To Go (1 AIA CES LU; 1 InfoComm CTS LU; 1 BICSI CEC; 1 NSCA LU)

Our in-depth program will present real world examples of AV/IT convergence, and will help you determine new ways in which you can extend unified communications to encompass unified control. You’ll learn how to gain the most ROI on cutting-edge AV solutions – technologies that can dramatically enhance productivity while increasing the strength, depth and versatility of your communications.

Explore Pro AV breakthroughs in digital signage, HD video conferencing and telepresence and audio networking. Attend FREE informational seminars, including AIA and InfoComm CTS certification!

Plus by simply attending, you’re eligible to win an iPad 2!

Event City and Dates

Greenbelt, MD – AVI-SPL’s Technology Expo – Washington DC, Wednesday, November 9, 2011, 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM Registration information »

Long Beach, CA – AVI-SPL’s Technology Expo – Los Angeles, Wednesday, November 16, 2011, 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM Registration information »

 

AV Community Reflects on Steve Jobs’s Legacy

On Thursday, October 6, the audio video industry converged in Tampa for the AVI-SPL Technology Expo. Less than a day after the news broke of Steve Jobs’s death, the visionary of Apple was on everyone’s mind. Talking with FOX Tampa Bay, AVI-SPL’s CEO John Zettel reflects on the impact Jobs’s left on business communication technology – making video conferencing convenient with Apple’s FaceTime. Cisco’s Ashley Tokotch and AMX’s Brion Hanlon also talk about how their lives run more efficiently because of Apple.

Local technology lovers remember Steve Jobs : MyFoxTAMPABAY.com

 

Register Today! Explore Top Video Communications Solutions at AVI-SPL’s Tampa Technology Expo – Oct. 6

AVI-SPL’s Technology Expo will make its next stop in Tampa, Fla. on Thursday, October 6 at the A La Carte Event Pavilion. More than 30 of the AV industry’s top manufacturers will exhibit, including innovative leaders in video conferencing, telepresence and audio networking technologies.

As a video communications industry leader, AVI-SPL translates its expertise into winning business strategies for our customers. From the true-to-life appeal of HD video conferencing and telepresence to the seamless connections of audio networking, our premier engineering team in Tampa can effectively help you communicate, collaborate and compete using today’s top technologies.

As our special Technology Expo guest, you’ll also have an insiders’ look at an exclusive keynote on “Harnessing the Hidden Value of Unified Communications presented by our EVP of Unified Communications and Video, Mike Brandofino.

In addition, exclusive presentations will be delivered by Cisco and NEC Display Solutions with AIA and InfoComm accredited courses offered by Cables To Go and Crestron.

More reasons to attend:

  • Network with over 25 top Pro AV leaders and manufacturers
  • Discover the latest advances for video communications and digital signage
  • Explore top applications for audio networking and management
  • Take FREE courses and accredited classes (AIA and CTS included)
  • Simply attending means you’re automatically registered to win an iPad 2!

What Participants Are Saying…

AVI-SPL’s Technology Expo has already drawn the attention of top professionals from the business communications field such as Joe Pappalardo, a multimedia architect for Northern Trust financial services, who attended the Chicago show. “There’s nothing better than getting to see the equipment live. If you’ve got questions, this event provides experts who can help.”

Ready to Register? 

For more information on the  AVI-SPL Technology Expo and to register, click here

Who should attend? Technology managers; IT managers and CIOs; architects and engineers; construction specialists; sales and marketing professionals; programmers; design consultants; acoustical consultants; presentation and video production professionals; rental and staging companies.

We hope to see you there!

Register Now for the AVI-SPL Tech Expo in Chicago – Aug. 23!

Start making travel plans, because the first of only four installments of the AVI-SPL Technology Expo 2011 is right around the corner! This exciting showcase of innovative technology will be held at the Chicago Marriott in Oak Brook, IL, Tuesday, August 23 from 8:00 am to 3:30 pm.

Register for this free AVI-SPL Tech Expo for your chance to see the latest in video conferencing, Telepresence and advanced audio networking from the top manufacturers in the Pro AV industry. Meet and network with a wide variety of professionals – including CIOs, architects and construction specialists — and exchange ideas about the systems that companies and organizations rely on to work smarter.

At this program, you’ll discover solutions that extend from the boardroom to the control room and beyond, including advanced looks at digital signage, HD video conferencing, unified communications and much more. You’ll also see real-world examples of IT/AV convergence and learn how to build ROI through solutions that increase productivity by enhancing your ability to communicate and compete.

Why attend Technology Expo 2011?

We can think of five GREAT reasons!

  • Learn from more than 25 leaders and manufacturers in the Pro AV industry
  • Discover the latest innovations in presentation and communications technology
  • Network and collaborate with knowledgeable industry professionals
  • Attend informational seminars, including those with AIA and InfoComm CTS certification
  • Register to win an iPad2!!

Nearly 30 of the leading manufacturers in the Pro AV industry will be on hand, including AMX, Cisco, Crestron, NEC Display Solutions, Polycom, Radvision and SMART Technologies.

You can also attend two accredited courses that will further your industry education. Crestron will deliver Designing for 2030, covering the best practices for monitoring and managing environmental, lighting and AV systems. Cables to Go presents Digital Video Demystified, looking at the breakthrough technology in digital video infrastructure, including HDMI, DVI-D, DisplayPort and TMDS.

You won’t want to miss the keynote speech, “Harnessing the Hidden Power of Unified Communications,” delivered by AVI-SPL Executive Vice President of Video Communications and Unified Collaboration Michael Brandofino. During this talk, Mr. Brandofino will explain how the powerful convergence of IT and AV technology is helping organizations streamline their operations, save money, increase productivity and prepare for future growth. In the brief video below, Brandofino discusses why unified communications is an essential component of the modern workforce.

Reserve Your Space and Register Today

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