Schedule – E4 Chicago 2019
Introduction to Windows Collaboration Displays
MATTHEW SHAW & BRIAN CARSKADON | PRESENTED BY AVOCOR & MICROSOFT
On June 2018, Microsoft announced a new category of interactive displays that extended the PC desktop experience to room scale, while bringing IoT sensors into meeting room environments. [more ...]
7:30 AM
| CTS RUs CTS: 0.5 |

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

An Unbiased Explanation of AV-Over-IP
GARY KAYYE | PRESENTED BY ALMO PROAV
Nearly everyone out there is misleading you about AV-over-IP. It’s not easy, it’s not lossless compression and it’s not going to happen overnight. But, it IS the future of AV signal distribution. [more ...]
9:00 AM
| CTS RUs CTS: 1.5 |

Designing for User Experience
TOM KEHR | 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 |

Exhibit Hall Production Tour; AV-Over-IP In Action
GARY KAYYE | presented by ALMO PROAV
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 & 12:30 PM
| CTS RUs CTS: 1.0 |

Hotel Technology and the Customer Journey
GLENN HAUSMANN | PRESENTED BY ROUSE MEDIA
Hoteliers are thinking more about how to connect with guests in new ways, and that means before, during and after a hotel stay. [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 ...]
12:45 PM
| CTS RUs CTS: 1.0 |

Avoiding Pitfalls in Digital Signage Installations and Content
TODD HEBERLEIN | PRESENTED BY ALMO PROAV
A discussion about the ins and outs of the world of digital signage. [more ...]
12:45 PM
| CTS RUs CTS: 1.0 |

Digital Signage Federation Certification – Foundations of Digital Signage
SPENCER GRAHAM | PRESENTED BY REAL DIGITAL MEDIA
This fast-paced, one hour course is designed to detail the exciting and rapidly evolving world of digital signage. [more ...]
2:00 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 ...]
2:00 PM
| CTS RUs CTS: 1.0 |

Installation Issues for Converged AV/IT Systems
TOM KEHR | 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 ...]
3:00 PM
| CTS RUs CTS: 1.0 |

Kayye’s Krystal Ball
GARY KAYYE | presented by ALMO PROAV
Gary Kayye’s annual Krystal Ball series, which comes out each January, is likely the most-read news article in AV every year. Why? Well, he’s usually right -- like 90 percent of the time. [more ...]
3:00 PM
| CTS RUs CTS: 1.0 |

Special Autograph Session
JIM MCMAHON | PRESENTED BY SHARP
Come meet former Chicago Bears quarterback and two-time Super Bowl Champion, Jim McMahon during this special autograph session. [more ...]
12:30 - 2:30PM
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