InfoComm Education Pass

All the education you need. All in one place.

The InfoComm Education Pass (the package formerly known as the Seminar & Workshop Package) is a great way to learn from the experts while you're at InfoComm in a wide range of subjects, from audio to video and everything in between. 

The InfoComm Education Pass includes:

  • 80+ sessions, including D=SIGN, Conference and Conferencing and Collaboration Education Pass and the IT and Networked AV Education Pass
  • All Manufacturers' Training sessions

Price: 

AVIXA Premium/Elite Members $499
Non-Members $599


*The Package does not include Premium Workshops, Tours or AVIXA Three-Day Courses.

IMPORTANT NOTE!

You must pre-register for sessions in the InfoComm Education Pass.

Based on attendee feedback and to support social distancing, it is required that you reserve your spot for InfoComm Education Pass sessions in advance. This is a change from previous years.

We don't want anyone to be turned away at the door, so please be sure to select the sessions you plan to attend during the online registration process.

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8:00 AM
  1. Education Session
    ED53
    30 mins
    CTS: 0.5
    CTS-D: 0.5
    CTS-I: 0
    W325-W327
    • Emerging Trends
    2+ years ago, the world left office spaces and was forced to quickly adopt video as the primary meeting platform.  Users's technolgoy and communication expectation fundamentally changed; however most office space and technology has stayed the same. We will explore user expectations and emerging technologies targeted at meeting them.
8:30 AM
  1. Education Session
    ED12
    90 mins
    CTS: 0
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W314-W316
    • Business and Project Management
    Now more than ever, hiring the right employee is vital to the survival of any AV organization. This interactive session provides perspective, suggestions and guides to recruitment and methods that prevent attrition and foster future leadership. We'll engage the audience through Q&A and topic review to share challenges and successes.
  2. Education Session
    DS01
    30 mins
    CTS: 0.5
    CTS-D: 0.5
    CTS-I: 0.5
    W311-W313
    • Business and Project Management
    • Design and Integration
    • Digital Signage
    Environments are rich canvases for digital experiences, but the architects envisioning them are not always in sync with the technical teams tasked with making their vision a reality, or, properly time ...
8:45 AM
  1. Education Session
    ED54
    45 mins
    CTS: 0.75
    CTS-D: 0.75
    CTS-I: 0
    W325-W327
    • Emerging Trends
    Intelligent systems have been implemented in ways ranging from AI-based facial recognition systems in video cameras, to audio recording devices being able to single out a voice and quiet the surrounding noise. How is this personal information being kept safe? Join this panel as they explore the latest uses of AI and machine learning across different verticals, and considerations moving forward.
9:30 AM
  1. Education Session
    DS02
    30 mins
    CTS: 0
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W311-W313
    • Digital Signage
    More information coming soon!
9:45 AM
  1. Education Session
    ED55
    30 mins
    CTS: 0.5
    CTS-D: 0.5
    CTS-I: 0
    W325-W327
    • Emerging Trends
    NFTs (non-fungible tokens) have taken off among high-net-worth clients as both works of art and investments. NFTs like Cryptopunks are a coveted status symbol online, and their owners are looking for ways to display in commercial and hospitality context as well. Integrators can stay a step ahead of this trend by getting up to speed now on fundamental NFT concepts, including NFT collection, management, and display solutions.
10:30 AM
  1. Education Session
    ED09
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 1
    W314-W316
    • Business and Project Management
    • Design and Integration
    Imagine walking into a collaboration room in Tokyo, Phoenix, or London and having the exact same AV experience. Providing a consistent user experience globally is not only every user’s dream, but also that of technology managers around the world who need to manage these systems. It can be your reality!
  2. Education Session
    DS03
    30 mins
    CTS: 0.5
    CTS-D: 0.5
    CTS-I: 0
    W311-W313
    • Design and Integration
    • Digital Signage
    Forget the 'waterfall', as agile design is now the name of the game–and when the proof of performance is the goal, testing to win is the path to get there. But how do you ensure the outcome of your si ...
  3. Manufacturers' Training
    MT12
    90 mins
    CTS: 0.75
    CTS-D: 0.75
    CTS-I: 0
    W303/W304
    • Design and Integration
    • Learning Spaces
    Overcome the invisible barriers to learning by designing AV system for learning environments that support intelligibility, ease of use and inclusion regardless of whether the student is in class or learning online.
  4. Education Session
    ED56
    30 mins
    CTS: 0.5
    CTS-D: 0.5
    CTS-I: 0
    W325-W327
    • Emerging Trends
    Yesterday’s classrooms are no longer meeting the needs of today’s students. In this session, the speaker will discuss some of the growing trends around classroom designs and their technology.
11:15 AM
  1. Education Session
    ED57
    45 mins
    CTS: 0.75
    CTS-D: 0.75
    CTS-I: 0.75
    W325-W327
    • Emerging Trends
    From massive LED arrays and complex projections to interactive displays and wild video walls, the demands on modern AV projects are reaching new heights. And the bar continues to rise. Explore what it ...
11:30 AM
  1. Education Session
    DS04
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W311-W313
    • Business and Project Management
    • Digital Signage
    Gen Z is soon to become the most powerful and diverse buying demographic in US history. This is the first cohort that has been born as true digital natives, and one thing is for sure: they are not the ...
12:00 PM
  1. Education Session
    ED11
    30 mins
    CTS: 0.5
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W314-W316
    • Business and Project Management
    Everyone has been affected by recent supply chain issues and price increases. In this session, you'll learn how registering equipment with manufactures can save money and improve lead times. Additionally, you'll how to efficiently register your jobs and get the most benefits out of registering a job's equipment.
1:00 PM
  1. Education Session
    ED10
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W314-W316
    • Business and Project Management
    We are currently living through the greatest global supply chain collapse in history. A perfect storm of long-standing business practices, logistics and infrastructure failures, a pandemic, unexpected events, and unforeseen complications have stacked up to create a challenging business environment that will most likely take years to resolve.
1:30 PM
  1. Education Session
    CC01
    30 mins
    CTS: 0.5
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W325-W327
    • Conferencing and Collaboration
    • Design and Integration
    This session explores how to address the physical, social and technological challenges we are now faced with. COVID-19 has changed the way we work, where we work and how we interact with each other. W ...
  2. Education Session
    DS05
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 0
    W311-W313
    • Content Production and Streaming
    • Digital Signage
    Digital signage has become an accepted, valued tool in the marketing toolkit, but the potential of dynamic, responsive content on its screens has been nascent – at least everyone thought it was. Intel ...
  3. Education Session
    ED50
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W317
    • Content Production and Streaming
    • Live Events
    The foundation for amazing hybrid event experiences is the strategic planning of on-site experiences that can 1) be replicated at-home and 2) provide sufficient ROI to event investors that support and ...
2:30 PM
  1. Education Session
    ED13
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W314-W316
    • Business and Project Management
    We've all been there: The Project needs to get done, the engineer needs more time. A deep dive into the interworkings of the PM / Engineering processes and how the team can be setup for success.
  2. Education Session
    CC14
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W325-W327
    • Audio
    • Conferencing and Collaboration
    In this 1-hour presentation, Paul Harris will discuss the latest technology practices for unifying local and remote users for the best experience. This will include but not limited to Zoom Rooms, BYOD ...
3:00 PM
  1. Education Session
    CC02
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 0
    W322-W324
    • Conferencing and Collaboration
    • Design and Integration
    Discover the best solution to solve technological challenges of multi-camera installations for HyFlex video collaboration and presentation. A panel of experts will discuss solutions involving CODECs: Cisco, Poly or Crestron as well as Zoom Room or Microsoft Teams, that work by optimizing your own assets and a cost effective solution.
  2. Education Session
    DS06
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W311-W313
    • Design and Integration
    • Digital Signage
    COVID pushed the boundaries of all business verticals, and digital signage became a crucial tool for managing many unforeseen communications and operational needs. Now that they are installed, these p ...
  3. Manufacturers' Training
    MT01
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 0
    W310
    • Conferencing and Collaboration
    • Design and Integration
    Workplace protocols are constantly changing, so workplace technology must be flexible and scalable to meet the needs of any moment. Whether meeting in person, remotely or combinations of both, organizations want to keep employees safe, create engaging, equitable experiences, and measure the value of the technology.
  4. Education Session
    ED58
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 0
    W317
    • Content Production and Streaming
    • Live Events
    Recent advances and requirements in cinematic virtual production and XR/AR streaming are accelerating developments in LED panel design and LED processing. Is it now the dominant market in driving tech ...
3:45 PM
  1. Education Session
    CC03
    30 mins
    CTS: 0
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W325-W327
    • Conferencing and Collaboration
    More details coming soon!
4:00 PM
  1. Education Session
    ED08
    90 mins
    CTS: 0
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W314-W316
    • Business and Project Management
    The success of organizations is built upon effective team building, management, and interaction amongst individuals, departments, and clients. By understanding more about yourself as well as what makes others tick, the likelihood of building harmonious and productive relationships will be increased. Understanding personality types is a key to this success.
4:30 PM
  1. Education Session
    CC04
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W325-W327
    • Conferencing and Collaboration
    • Design and Integration
    Legacy video conference environments do not support Hybrid meetings well and will provide a subpar user experience. There are a variety of technologies and design methodologies to improve the room environment for both the room participants and remote participants. This session will explore those improvements with real world case studies.
  2. Education Session
    DS07
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W311-W313
    • Content Production and Streaming
    • Digital Signage
    Have your digital signage pursuits been challenged by the mere fact a mobile device technically puts a "screen" in everyone's hands? This session attempts to flip the narrative back in your control th ...
8:30 AM
  1. Education Session
    CC05
    30 mins
    CTS: 0.5
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W325-W327
    • Audio
    • Conferencing and Collaboration
    Understanding the impact of certification to hardware and software UC solutions. Choosing a mixed vendor solution intelligently. Understanding the service and support impacts.
  2. Education Session
    DS08
    30 mins
    CTS: 0.5
    CTS-D: 0.5
    CTS-I: 0
    W311-W313
    • Design and Integration
    • Digital Signage
    • Live Events
    A comprehensive overview of the LED narrow pitch display market exploring industry terminology and busting the myths, as well as discussing how specification equates to performance. The panellists will look at new developments coming in 2022 including sustainability innovations and how businesses can make conscious changes to meet green credentials.
  3. Manufacturers' Training
    MT02
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W310
    • Design and Integration
    Learn about the latest Crestron hardware and software innovations including Crestron Flex Unified Communications and collaboration platform; DM NVX™ network A/V now with the AVoIT alliance and much more.
  4. Manufacturers' Training
    MT19
    120 mins
    CTS: 2
    CTS-D: 2
    CTS-I: 2
    W307-W308
    • IT and Networked AV
    This session focuses on the skills to design, set up and operate a Dante AV system on a single network switch. It establishes fundamental skills in audio, video and networking, offering an introduction to the main tools used in a Dante network. Demonstrations offer a practical feel for the system.
  5. Education Session
    ED61
    60 mins
    CTS: 0
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W314-W316
    • Diversity and Inclusion
    • Learning Spaces
    How can the metaverse be used to enhance learning? This session explores how virtual reality technology is providing a new level of empathy in workplace training.
9:30 AM
  1. Education Session
    CC06
    30 mins
    CTS: 0
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W325-W327
    • Conferencing and Collaboration
    Maybe you’re not the reading type, or you’re just plain excited to see more people in person soon. Whatever the reason, we bet you’re not going to want to miss Criss and Joe live on stage as they cove ...
  2. Education Session
    DS09
    30 mins
    CTS: 0
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W311-W313
    • Digital Signage
    The First Americans Museum (FAM) of Oklahoma takes visitors through the collective stories of 39 Tribal Nations in Oklahoma today, presenting an immersive and powerful storytelling experience, with a ...
10:00 AM
  1. Education Session
    ED36
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W317
    • Business and Project Management
    • Live Events
    By transforming “Standard AV” to a full production level of engagement we take the audience on an immersive experience where we suspend time and space and deliver the message. Join Troy J. Peters, CTS as he shares his work on broadcast and live event experiences from across the globe.
  2. Manufacturers' Training
    MT03
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 0
    W310
    • Conferencing and Collaboration
    • Design and Integration
    Workplace protocols are constantly changing, so workplace technology must be flexible and scalable to meet the needs of any moment. Whether meeting in person, remotely or combinations of both, organizations want to keep employees safe, create engaging, equitable experiences, and measure the value of the technology.
  3. Manufacturers' Training
    MT22
    60 mins
    CTS: 0.5
    CTS-D: 0.5
    CTS-I: 0
    W305/W306
    • Conferencing and Collaboration
    Learn how to integrate Microsoft Teams Rooms into your high value collaboration spaces (divisible rooms , large boardroom and classroom applications) with the Q-SYS Platform! We'll review design and integration requirements, including integrating multiple cameras/ micrphones, video distribution /streaming, automation, BYOM, and full platform/room control from a single control device.
  4. Education Session
    ED60
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 0
    W314-W316
    • Design and Integration
    • Diversity and Inclusion
    80% of consumers expect to increase their use of touchless technologies to avoid physical contact, even once the pandemic is over. Sensing technologies can also provide an enhanced experience for peop ...
  5. Education Session
    IT12
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 0
    W322-W324
    • IT and Networked AV
    IT end users share their current technology challenges and opportunities. An open discussion on managing all aspects of IT from data security to reliability to keeping technology up to date.
10:30 AM
  1. Education Session
    CC07
    30 mins
    CTS: 0.5
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W325-W327
    • Conferencing and Collaboration
    Future of meetings is hybrid and these meetings depend on technology to cultivate the human connection like we experience in face-to-face conversations. This presentation explores how technology helps to humanize virtual meetings creating engaging and democratic environment for both remote and in-office participants improving collaboration, discussions leading to better decision-making.
  2. Education Session
    DS10
    30 mins
    CTS: 0.5
    CTS-D: 0.5
    CTS-I: 0.5
    W311-W313
    • Design and Integration
    • Digital Signage
    If you're an integrator chances are you've been faced with this question: can smart displays alone work hard enough to replace the industry-standard media player, and will the future of my digital sig ...
  3. Manufacturers' Training
    MT14
    90 mins
    CTS: 0.75
    CTS-D: 0.75
    CTS-I: 0.75
    W303/W304
    • IT and Networked AV
    In today’s competitive gaming industry, large-scale architectural AV presentations engage casino visitors to come and play longer. NMR Events and ZeeVee will show how the refurbished sports book at Las Vegas’ Westgate Hotel & Casino—with the world’s largest 4K video wall—uses AVoIP signal distribution to outshine the competition.
11:00 AM
  1. Manufacturers' Training
    MT20
    120 mins
    CTS: 2
    CTS-D: 2
    CTS-I: 2
    W307-W308
    • IT and Networked AV
    Dante Certification Level 2 (2nd Edition) builds the necessary skillset to confidently design, set up, operate and troubleshoot Dante systems that span multiple network switches. A combination of live and pre-recorded demonstrations (due to required scale or elapsed time) will bring these features to life.
11:30 AM
  1. Education Session
    ED38
    90 mins
    CTS: 1.5
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W317
    • Business and Project Management
    • Live Events
    Brought to you by the IATSE in partnership with the Behind the Scenes Foundation, this important and timely presentation will provide professionals in the Live Events, Entertainment, and AV Industries with an overview of tools and resources for mental and emotional wellbeing.
  2. Education Session
    DS11
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W311-W313
    • Business and Project Management
    • Digital Signage
    No matter where you start with a digital signage network, where you go with it will always come down to three words – 'did it work?' The outcome, however, is tied to two things: (1) the digital networ ...
  3. Manufacturers' Training
    MT04
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 1
    W310
    • Control Systems
    Everything is going on the network, even control systems. Virtual Control is much faster to deploy, easier to scale, more manageable, and less expensive than traditional hardware-based control systems.
  4. Education Session
    CC08
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 0
    W325-W327
    • Conferencing and Collaboration
    • Diversity and Inclusion
    What is meeting equity and why is it so important in today's hybrid and virtual meetings? Office, home, and mobile environments all play a role in creating inclusive meetings, in addition to factors s ...
  5. Education Session
    IT11
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W322-W324
    • IT and Networked AV
    • Learning Spaces
    The USC ITS Learning Environments Team has won the 2021 Readers' Choice Award for Best Project of the Year from AVNation in 2022. This presentation will provide you with the best practices that are ne ...
12:00 PM
  1. Manufacturers' Training
    MT15
    180 mins
    CTS: 3
    CTS-D: 3
    CTS-I: 3
    W305/W306
    • IT and Networked AV
    Join us for an in-depth review of HDBaseT technology, its features, benefits and installation setups. This course addresses the challenges in the AV market, in-depth review of HDBaseT, bandwidth challenges, HDBaseT Specs and the 5Play feature set, hybrid HDBaseT-AVoIP installations, needs and benefits of interoperability and system design, and more.
1:30 PM
  1. Education Session
    IT04
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 0
    W325-W327
    • Content Production and Streaming
    • IT and Networked AV
    This presentation will expose the details of the main methods to transmit video over the IP network. The strengths and weaknesses of each type of Video-over-IP are explained so that you know when and why to use each and the consequences for each use case on the IP network.
  2. Education Session
    ED23
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W311-W313
    • Content Production and Streaming
    • Design and Integration
    This panel discussion will explore how Google and its design partners have been rethinking how content is created, managed, and reused across diverse environments. We'll explore how we've systematized common design thinking patterns into our tooling and expanded responsive web approaches to the physical environment.
  3. Education Session
    ED06
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 1
    W319
    • Audio
    • Live Events
    Imagine that buying a car was like buying a sound system: The engine, body, electrical, etc. from different manufacturers. That’s how we put together sound systems: The mixer, mics, loudspeakers, etc all come from different companies. This course covers the basics sound reinforcement, setting gain structure, troubleshooting, and removing noise.
  4. Education Session
    ED41
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 1
    W317
    • Design and Integration
    • Live Events
    You can prevent the excessive deflection (sagging) in your truss installation. This session will clearly explain truss loading and deflection, explore the real world application of pre-cambering truss spans for safe and clean looking rigging projects.
  5. Manufacturers' Training
    MT05
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 1
    W310
    • Design and Integration
    Are you ready for the migration to IPv6? High-security applications, such as the government and military, are driving adoption of IPv6, and soon, this will be the new standard. You won’t want to miss this class.
  6. Education Session
    ED44
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 0
    W322-W324
    • Content Production and Streaming
    • Learning Spaces
    • Live Events
    Esports has been the topic of many educational institutions across the U.S. landscape. Many want to bring esports to their communities, campuses, or districts but are often not considering what is required. This workshop will explain the fundamentals of building an esports facility that will consider the industry standards.
  7. Manufacturers' Training
    MT13
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 0
    W303/W304
    • Conferencing and Collaboration
    With Education funding at an all-time high, and #returntooffice heating up – there is a perfect storm of adding interactivity to any space. The SMART team has developed a technical training and certification program that offers a flexible, modular approach to learning.
  8. Manufacturers' Training
    MT21
    120 mins
    CTS: 2
    CTS-D: 2
    CTS-I: 2
    W307-W308
    • IT and Networked AV
    Dante Certification Level 3 (2nd Edition) tackles the fundamentals of Layer 3 enterprise networks and converged networks. Dante Domain Manager™ is a key piece of this puzzle - this class explains the role this server plays, how it enables more network capability and offers a tour of the server itself.
  9. Education Session
    ED59
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 0
    W314-W316
    • Audio
    • IT and Networked AV
    There is no one perfect audio network protocol for every application. The past decade has seen Audinate’s Dante, RAVENNA from ALC NetworX, Avnu Alliance’s Milan, and Audio Engineering Society’s AES67 ...
3:00 PM
  1. Education Session
    IT02
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 1
    W325-W327
    • Audio
    • IT and Networked AV
    This session will explain QoS and its application for traffic prioritization on AV networks. We will review what QoS can do and what it doesn't do, clarify some common misconceptions about its application, and provide terminology and knowledge to empower the AV professional for better communication with the IT professional.
  2. Education Session
    ED39
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W317
    • Content Production and Streaming
    • Live Events
    The Great Debate over the future of video! Hear industry leaders discuss the pros and cons of the age-old question: Do I need a media server for my event or do I need a screen switcher? Or both?
  3. Education Session
    ED43
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 1
    W311-W313
    • Design and Integration
    From blah to brilliant - learn how to wow your customers with breathtaking experiences that create a great first impression, and a lasting one too. We'll share our top tips on how to concept and create the best space to produce the best results for your business.
  4. Manufacturers' Training
    MT06
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W310
    • Design and Integration
    Learn about the latest Crestron hardware and software innovations including Crestron Flex Unified Communications and collaboration platform; DM NVX™ network A/V now with the AVoIT alliance and much more.
  5. Education Session
    ED47
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W314-W316
    • Business and Project Management
    Today's IoT technology gives integrators - and even technology managers - the ability to provide service above and beyond the traditional preventive maintenance most currently offer. With IoT and moni ...
  6. Education Session
    DS13
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W322-W324
    • Digital Signage
    • Learning Spaces
    In this session, learn how James Madison University turned an ordinary classroom wall into a huge interactive canvas that can be used for distance learning, collaboration, interactive dance exhibition ...
  7. Manufacturers' Training
    MT28
    60 mins
    CTS: 0.5
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0.5
    W303/W304
    • Digital Signage
    The Peerless-AV Certified SEAMLESS dvLED Installation Provider Training has been developed to certify installers and integrators, allowing them to successfully manage SEAMLESS dvLED installations nationwide. The need for installers specializing in Peerless-AV mounts has exploded over the past 18 months with no sign of slowing down. Certify with us today.
4:30 PM
  1. Education Session
    IT06
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 1
    W325-W327
    • Design and Integration
    • IT and Networked AV
    It’s simple to design an AV-over-IP system with only one network switch, but things get complicated when you need to support hundreds of endpoints over multiple switches. You’ll learn to manage complexities and discover how easy it can be to build massive AV-over-IP systems that scale to any size.
  2. Education Session
    ED40
    60 mins
    CTS: 0
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W317
    • Content Production and Streaming
    • Live Events
    A one-way video feed isn't enough for today's events. We must elevate both in-person and virtual audiences to create interaction. We will explore some of the production concepts to allow and encourage this as well as ways to use the readily available tools to create highly interactive events.
  3. Education Session
    DS12
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 0
    W314-W316
    • Digital Signage
    • Learning Spaces
    UNC's Reese Innovation Lab partnered with Lenovo and Intel to rapidly deploy a mask and social distance detection signage. In this session, you'll learn about the use of the Health Greeter Kiosk—from the innovation process to deployment—and see future possibilities for responsive or interactive digital signage using computer vision.
  4. Education Session
    ED48
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W322-W324
    • Content Production and Streaming
    • Diversity and Inclusion
    From simple daily transactions at a bank to meetings with colleagues in multiple countries, the ability to clearly communicate and be understood, regardless of your language, is imperative. While noth ...
  5. Education Session
    CC17
    30 mins
    CTS: 0.5
    CTS-D: 0.5
    CTS-I: 0
    W311-W313
    • Audio
    • Conferencing and Collaboration
    Environmental noises and room audio are often not taken into consideration when designing audio solutions for unified communications installations. Users in the room are often unaware about the audio experience remote participants have. Common problems will be discussed and potential solutions with different microphone types will be offered.
8:30 AM
  1. Education Session
    ED25
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 1
    W311-W313
    • Design and Integration
    Learn all about EDID, it's impacts on high performance single-zone or multi-zone installations. This session will teach you how to ensure your installations are getting the best audio and video possible, and how to fix issues when you're unable to get the right signal to a device.
  2. Education Session
    IT03
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W325-W327
    • Business and Project Management
    • IT and Networked AV
    Have you ever been blindsided by a meeting room outage? Then this session is for you! Together we’ll explore the current market, challenges, and issues in monitoring solutions, lay out the steps to success in implementing single pane of glass monitoring, and discuss the side benefits of centralized data collection!
  3. Education Session
    ED15
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W317
    • Content Production and Streaming
    • Live Events
    With organizations changing their approach to office space, including the move to a Hybrid workforce, what does this mean for Enterprise Streaming? Organizations need to ensure their workflows and networks can support the order of magnitude increase in video which is especially important as live events viewers have increased dramatically.
  4. Education Session
    ED05
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 0
    W314-W316
    • Audio
    • Diversity and Inclusion
    How can AV Professionals create a memorable experience for everyone while meeting ADA compliance? Williams AV for insights on selecting the right assistive listening technology to meet ADA requirements while creating a meaningful user experience.
  5. Manufacturers' Training
    MT07
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 1
    W310
    • Control Systems
    Everything is going on the network, even control systems. Virtual Control is much faster to deploy, easier to scale, more manageable, and less expensive than traditional hardware-based control systems.
  6. Manufacturers' Training
    MT27
    60 mins
    CTS: 0.5
    CTS-D: 0.5
    CTS-I: 0
    W305/W306
    • Conferencing and Collaboration
    Strain on the supply chain for physical goods can't touch this award winning software from Shure. IntelliMix® Room eliminates the need for DSP hardware in AV conferencing. Come see IT enabled audio excellence and how it could fit in with your AV needs for conferencing and meetings.
9:30 AM
  1. Education Session
    ED29
    30 mins
    CTS: 0.5
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W322-W324
    • Content Production and Streaming
    • Diversity and Inclusion
    • Learning Spaces
    This session will overview aspects of designing and building the foundation for a successful HyFlex learning program . The collective space of learning, both physical and virtual, must be considered part of the pedagogical practice, as well as incorporated into the overall strategies for colleges and universities worldwide.
10:00 AM
  1. Education Session
    IT07
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W325-W327
    • Design and Integration
    • IT and Networked AV
    This session covers strategies and techniques for implementing practical cybersecurity within enterprise environments where IoT, AV, Media and Workplace Technologies are deployed. The session is intended for non-security teams looking to gain a background in cybersecurity and for those wanting to learn how to secure IoT/AV networks.
  2. Education Session
    ED24
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W311-W313
    • Design and Integration
    Every system integrator knows how to design an AV system, right? Well, yes and no. In this session, two end users - one with decades as a corporate AV manager, and one new to corporate after decades as an integrator - will discuss everything we wish integration firms knew.
  3. Manufacturers' Training
    MT08
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 1
    W310
    • Control Systems
    Everything is going on the network, even control systems. Virtual Control is much faster to deploy, easier to scale, more manageable, and less expensive than traditional hardware-based control systems.
  4. Manufacturers' Training
    MT17
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W303/W304
    • Design and Integration
    Attendees will explore how ConnectCAD, our latest add-on module of Vectorworks Spotlight and Designer, allows for the design and coordination of complex audiovisual (AV) installations, broadcast systems, IT, and telecom infrastructure. Easily create schematic drawings and detailed reports, while working in a hybrid 2D/3D environment.
  5. Education Session
    ED52
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 0
    W317
    • Content Production and Streaming
    • Design and Integration
    • Live Events
    Live streaming has radically transformed the potential reach of any given performance. After two years of hybrid and virtual events, audience expectations have changed too: people want to be able to a ...
  6. Education Session
    CC16
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 1
    W314-W316
    • Audio
    • Conferencing and Collaboration
    Use acoustics to improve the conferencing room's experience with simple tips and solutions that can be easily implemented. Deliver a great audio experience for your customers, where remote meetings are as productive as presential ones.
  7. Manufacturers' Training
    MT24
    60 mins
    CTS: 0.5
    CTS-D: 0.5
    CTS-I: 0.5
    W305/W306
    • Conferencing and Collaboration
    Ensuring business continuity, employee welfare, and workforce productivity are top priorities for companies, especially in a Hybrid work environment. Learn how to support working from anywhere by helping people across organizations connect face-to-face, wherever they are - without compromising on the quality, productivity or the creativity that comes from collaboration.
  8. Manufacturers' Training
    MT26
    120 mins
    CTS: 2
    CTS-D: 2
    CTS-I: 0
    W307-W308
    • Audio
    Putting sound into a room can dramatically change audio system intelligibly. Loudspeaker pattern control can minimize the destructive effects of rooms. We will describe the technologies used to ensure consistent off-axis frequency response and pattern control down to the lowest possible frequencies.
10:30 AM
  1. Education Session
    IT05
    30 mins
    CTS: 0.5
    CTS-D: 0.5
    CTS-I: 0
    W322-W324
    • IT and Networked AV
    • Learning Spaces
    We will dive deep into the why, how, and when of exploring other control system solutions for Learning Spaces at Higher Education institutions and Indiana University’s criteria for evaluating control system solutions for all spaces  including total cost of ownership, training, support, warranty, scalability, and features.
11:30 AM
  1. Education Session
    ED02
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 1
    W314-W316
    • Audio
    People have opinions on how well an audio system performs, but how powerful would it be if we could measure how intelligible a system is?! We will talk about measuring intelligibility, what tolerances should be in system specifications, and have some fun measuring the room, with and without face masks!
  2. Education Session
    IT01
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 0
    W325-W327
    • IT and Networked AV
    The AV Control Center (AVCC) is a self-service tool that allows all WeWork employees to solve some of the most frequent AV service requests. It uses neural network processing to automatically detect and identify AV devices. Users can see and control detected devices with a web UI.
  3. Education Session
    ED28
    30 mins
    CTS: 0.5
    CTS-D: 0.5
    CTS-I: 0
    W322-W324
    • Audio
    • Learning Spaces
    Hybrid Education requires new audio implementations. The “one-to-many” model with a teacher in the front of the class needs to be expanded with a “many-to-many” model where students discuss among themselves. This requires “mic-ing” the whole room while keeping teachers in charge and providing them the means to control audio.
  4. Manufacturers' Training
    MT09
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W310
    • Design and Integration
    Learn about the latest Crestron hardware and software innovations including Crestron Flex Unified Communications and collaboration platform; DM NVX™ network A/V now with the AVoIT alliance and much more.
  5. Education Session
    IT09
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W311-W313
    • Design and Integration
    • IT and Networked AV
    We're seeing an increasing trend of AV integrators’ project scopes stretching into IT, and likewise IT integrators’ project scopes stretching into AV. Thus, the categories of integrators -- as well as their projects -- are coming together from all sides. Our panel explores the implications of the "new convergence."
  6. Education Session
    IT08
    30 mins
    CTS: .5
    CTS-D: .5
    CTS-I: .5
    W317
    • Content Production and Streaming
    • IT and Networked AV
    NDI can distribute low-latency, lossless video over IP without stream reservation, managed switches, or even a physical cable. This session will demonstrate, through case studies and a deep examination of the protocol, how to use NDI for both existing enterprise applications and novel applications reliant on machine vision and AI.
  7. Manufacturers' Training
    MT23
    60 mins
    CTS: .5
    CTS-D: .5
    CTS-I: 0
    W305/W306
    • Conferencing and Collaboration
    Learn how to integrate Microsoft Teams Rooms into your high value collaboration spaces (divisible rooms , large boardroom and classroom applications) with the Q-SYS Platform! We'll review design and integration requirements, including integrating multiple cameras/ micrphones, video distribution /streaming, automation, BYOM, and full platform/room control from a single control device.
12:30 PM
  1. Education Session
    IT10
    30 mins
    CTS: 0.5
    CTS-D: 0.5
    CTS-I: 0
    W317
    • Content Production and Streaming
    • IT and Networked AV
    In this session, we’ll explore how NDI® bridge works, and the new application possibilities it unlocks for physically dispersed video production teams. We’ll examine use cases for both “bridge mode,” and “local mode,” and explore network and device compatibility requirements for deployments of various scale, resolution, and complexity.
1:00 PM
  1. Education Session
    ED30
    30 mins
    CTS: .5
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W322-W324
    • Design and Integration
    • Learning Spaces
    Since the pandemic, EdTech staff have been redesigning the classroom space by reimagining the traditional classrooms to be more flexible and facilitate multiple modalities. We will share what has worked for Pace University and what we believe will be the essential classroom design for the next several years!
  2. Manufacturers' Training
    MT18
    90 mins
    CTS: 1.5
    CTS-D: 1.5
    CTS-I: 0
    W303/W304
    • Audio
    • IT and Networked AV
    Discover how software analytics work with network video and audio applications to provide solutions for security and business challenges. Explore use case applications you can share and implement for increased safety, cost and time savings, overall business optimization, as well as improved ROI for you and your customers.
  3. Education Session
    CC15
    30 mins
    CTS: 0
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W325-W327
    • Conferencing and Collaboration
    The Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team is one of the most storied racing teams working in one of the world’s most demanding technological pursuits. Collaboration and communication are key to deliv ...
1:30 PM
  1. Education Session
    ED26
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W311-W313
    • Design and Integration
    In this interactive panel, leading subject matter experts discuss how to best engage customers and end users, learn best practices on documenting the customer experience, and roadmap the customer journey, to ensure the project scope aligns with their true needs, resulting in higher satisfaction ratings and repeat business.
  2. Education Session
    ED01
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 1
    W314-W316
    • Audio
    This session will review and present foundational audio theory for a “best practice” signal processing chain for speech reinforcement system applications including input signal processing and dynamics, echo cancelling, automatic mixing, routing and output processing. Maintaining adequate gain structure, optimizing dynamic range, and AEC will be covered.
  3. Manufacturers' Training
    MT10
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 0
    W310
    • Conferencing and Collaboration
    • Design and Integration
    Workplace protocols are constantly changing, so workplace technology must be flexible and scalable to meet the needs of any moment. Whether meeting in person, remotely or combinations of both, organizations want to keep employees safe, create engaging, equitable experiences, and measure the value of the technology.
  4. Education Session
    ED46
    30 mins
    CTS: .5
    CTS-D: .5
    CTS-I: 0
    W317
    • Content Production and Streaming
    • Diversity and Inclusion
    The providing and distribution of Automatic Speech Recognition captions is more than getting ahead of lawsuits and ADA regulations and doing what's right - it's also about making your facilities and content more accessible to a broader audience, saving money, and even provide an enhanced revenue stream.
  5. Manufacturers' Training
    MT25
    60 mins
    CTS: .5
    CTS-D: .5
    CTS-I: .5
    W305/W306
    • Conferencing and Collaboration
    Video everywhere means a lot of devices. Logitech Sync is the answer to efficiently monitor, manage and measure video devices and meeting rooms on any scale, anywhere. With our proprietary Sync device management software, you can future-proof your investment and keep your video collaboration devices healthy and up to date.
1:45 PM
  1. Education Session
    CC09
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W325-W327
    • Conferencing and Collaboration
    • Design and Integration
    The pandemic changed how and where we work. But what parts of the pandemic do we want to endure? Collaboration, communication and the ability to use the hybrid workplace effectively looks totally different than it did in 2020. This session examines steps organizations can take to leverage the new workplace.
2:00 PM
  1. Education Session
    ED31
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 0
    W322-W324
    • Design and Integration
    • Learning Spaces
    Creating a smart campus can significantly enhance and promote the educational experience for both the educators and the students, join us to learn more about how to design for the educational buildings of the future.
2:30 PM
  1. Education Session
    ED14
    30 mins
    CTS: 0
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W317
    • Content Production and Streaming
    • Live Events
    As we continue to plan and meet in 2022, along with stream and create online content, It's important to sound and look great so people can understand you with clarity and conciseness. This session look at 5-10 things you can do to improve these two critical parts.
3:00 PM
  1. Education Session
    ED03
    30 mins
    CTS: .5
    CTS-D: .5
    CTS-I: 0
    W314-W316
    • Audio
    With changes and continuous limitations to the wireless spectrum, it's getting harder to maintain reliable microphone and in ear monitor (IEM) performance. This session will discuss the 3 most common reasons for wireless microphone and IEM dropouts and offer simple solutions to improve performance
  2. Education Session
    CC10
    30 mins
    CTS: 0
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W325-W327
    • Conferencing and Collaboration
    Work today is about being flexible. It’s no longer defined by a specific location. Work happens wherever people happen to be – at home, in the office, or on the go. This hybrid way of working has put ...
  3. Manufacturers' Training
    MT16
    60 mins
    CTS: .5
    CTS-D: .5
    CTS-I: .5
    W305/W306
    • Audio
    FabricWall uses a site-built fabric system to create customized acoustical solutions. Design your custom sound absorbing, or sound reflective surfaces, all covered with fabric stretched in a track system. We will review the acoustical solutions and the fabric installation techniques.
  4. Manufacturers' Training
    MT11
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 1
    W310
    • Design and Integration
    • IT and Networked AV
    Are you ready for the migration to IPv6? High-security applications, such as the government and military, are driving adoption of IPv6, and soon, this will be the new standard. You won’t want to miss this class.
  5. Education Session
    ED49
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 1
    W311-W313
    • Business and Project Management
    • Design and Integration
    The continuing expanding of AV industry, the importance of pro-AV is directly related to the sufficiency and success to clients’ business. Working in tandem with leadership to identify the values of p ...
3:30 PM
  1. Education Session
    ED17
    30 mins
    CTS: .5
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W317
    • Content Production and Streaming
    • Design and Integration
    • Live Events
    Through the strategic application of integrated audiovisual solutions, venues that embrace the Metaverse will have the power to create targeted and personalized interactions that empower individual customers to have more agency over their own experience and create new opportunities for continued engagement well beyond the venue itself.
  2. Education Session
    ED34
    30 mins
    CTS: .5
    CTS-D: .5
    CTS-I: .5
    W322-W324
    • Design and Integration
    • Learning Spaces
    An active discussion regarding what AV professionals can do to support instructional design for higher education and when and where in that process such help would be appropriate.
3:45 PM
  1. Education Session
    CC11
    30 mins
    CTS: .5
    CTS-D: .5
    CTS-I: 0
    W325-W327
    • Conferencing and Collaboration
    The nature of the collaboration in the workplace is changing, posing challenges for IT departments faced with supporting a variety of spaces and employees using a plethora of devices, operating systems and apps, both onsite and remotely. Brian Cockrell, Intel Unite product owner, will discuss these challenges and potential solutions.
4:00 PM
  1. Education Session
    ED07
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 1
    W314-W316
    • Audio
    • Live Events
    Attendees will learn to use monitor mixing to improve performances in spaces like recording studios, worship, home studio, and stage. We’ll provide a thorough discussion of the best ways to set up and use personal monitor mixing systems and how they benefit everyone in the music-making and content creation process.
4:30 PM
  1. Education Session
    ED35
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 0
    CTS-I: 0
    W322-W324
    • Design and Integration
    • Learning Spaces
    Boring auditoriums are quickly becoming a thing of the past. Higher education is reimagining these spaces to drive student engagement and improve learning outcomes. In this session we will review some current auditorium designs and installations from across the country, lessons learned and what the future holds.
  2. Education Session
    CC12
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 0
    W325-W327
    • Conferencing and Collaboration
    We are living in a time with an abundance of tech innovation and tools that enable new ways to connect. There is also a renewed sense of what is driving all this change – the desire to better enable p ...
  3. Education Session
    CC13
    60 mins
    CTS: 1
    CTS-D: 1
    CTS-I: 0
    W311-W313
    • Conferencing and Collaboration
    • Diversity and Inclusion
    This session is about creating equity for an accurate representation of varying skin tones on video conferencing. Google has done extensive work in designing systems and spaces that look to create equ ...

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