Schedule – E4 Santa Clara 2020
SDVoE AV-Over-IP Design Certification
JUSTIN KENNINGTON | PRESENTED BY SDVoE ALLIANCE
SDVoE is transforming the matrix, which means transforming the way we think about system design. [more ...]
7:30 AM
| CTS RUs CTS: 1.0 |

The Future of AV Design: A People-First Approach
GARY KAYYE | PRESENTED BY ALMO PROAV
We've been living in a tech-renaissance of the AV classroom, boardroom and meeting room for 25+ years. More than two decades in, our industry is designing and installing, for the most part, the exact same way. But that's all about to change. [more ...]
9:00 AM
| CTS RUs CTS: 1.5 |

Exhibit Hall
PRESENTED BY ALMO PRO AV
100s OF NEW PRODUCTS FROM 40+ EXHIBITORS [more ...]
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Designing for User Experience
CHUCK ESPINOZA | PRESENTED BY AVIXA
In this session, we will learn how UX research and design techniques can help you better understand user needs, and create a great user experience. Attendees explore how to gain an understanding of what is involved in UX research, including conducting interviews, evaluating systems, and analyzing systems using principles of good design. [more ...]
10:30 AM
| CTS RUs CTS: 1.0 |

Gary Kayye’s Personal E4 Experience Show Floor Tour
GARY KAYYE | presented by ALMO
This year’s keynote session is on AV over IP – extend this educational experience into the exhibit hall with a guided tour of specially hand-pick products that get right to the heart of AV over IP. [more ...]
10:30 AM
| CTS RUs CTS: 1.0 |

AV in an IT World
JOE CORNWALL | PRESENTED BY LEGRAND
Technology convergence is a manifestation of the fourth industrial revolution, which is the current trend of automation and data exchange and includes cyber-physical links, the Internet of Things, edge computing and the merger of audible, visual and kinesthetic communications. [more ...]
10:30 AM
| CTS RUs CTS: 1.0 |

Evolving from a Service to a Support Model
STEVE RILEY | SPONSORED BY USAV
The audiovisual industry has evolved over time, just like every other industry. While the needs of their clients have changed over the years, many AV integrators have been slow to adapt in key areas of their business. [more ...]
11:00 AM
| CTS RUs CTS, CTS-I and CTS-D: 1.0 |

Installation Issues for Converged AV/IT Systems
CHUCK ESPINOZA | PRESENTED BY AVIXA
The success of a converged AV/IT system is dependent on a properly installed and tested structured cabling system.  As more and more audiovisual integrators are offering IT infrastructure installation to their clients, it is mandatory that they have an understanding of the hardware and test procedures required. [more ...]
12:30 PM
| CTS RUs CTS: 1.0 |

Universal Serial Bus (USB) Deep Dive Technology Exploration for AV Design and Integration
JOE CORNWALL | PRESENTED BY LEGRAND
The common USB connector has undergone a radical change in just the last year.  The introduction of new Power Delivery standards promises to change everything you think you knew about USB. [more ...]
12:30 PM
| CTS RUs CTS: 1.0 |

The E-Sports Opportunity. How Pro AV can leverage a history of experience design to deliver the next big thing in sports entertainment
TIM ALBRIGHT | PRESENTED BY LG SOLUTIONS
For a certain generation playing video games would "never amount to anything" according to their parents. Today's gamers know that E-Sports is a growing, and profitable, industry. College programs have been developed to recruit, and train, the best gamers in the world. Fortune 500 companies sponsor the top performing E-Sports teams. [more ...]
2:00 PM
| CTS RUs CTS: 1.0 |

Gary Kayye’s Top 10 from ISE 2020
GARY KAYYE | PRESENTED BY ALMO PRO AV
You may not have been able to attend ISE 2020 in Amsterdam, the largest AV trade show in the World, but you can still learn what the top 10 things Gary Kayye, founder of rAVe [Pubs], saw there this year. And, historically, the Top 10 from ISE have become the top-10 at InfoComm (in June), too! [more ...]
3:00pm
| CTS RUs CTS, CTS-I and CTS-D: 1.0 |

Technology | A background on how it works and how to work with it
DVLED INSTALLER TRACK
Direct-view LED technology has long been concealed in a shroud of mystery. Initially hitting the market in the largest venues and carrying a hefty price tag, the approach and mentalities behind it haven’t been as broadly understood as its counter-parts in projection and consumer-style flat panel displays. [more ...]
10:30 AM
| CTS RUs CTS: 1.0 |

Installation | Approaching physical installation with best practices
DVLED INSTALLER TRACK
Installation of direct-view LED displays is a unique process. As refined in hardware as it is in image quality, it is a display that has no extremely large or heavy components, and keeps the most sensitive components safely packed until the moment they are installed. [more ...]
12:30 PM
| CTS RUs CTS, CTS-D, CTS-I: 1.0 |

Content | Capitalizing on dvLED’s unique resolutions
DVLED INSTALLER TRACK
If you’ve seen SD content on an HD display, you know that any display will only ever be as good as the content shown on it. Contrary to conventional flat-panel displays and projectors, any direct-view LED display is capable of having both a unique resolution and a highly uncommon aspect ratio. [more ...]
2:00 PM
| CTS RUs CTS, CTS-D, CTS-I: 1.0 |