Schedule – E4 DC 2020
The Future of AV Design: A People-First Approach
GARY KAYYE | SPONSORED BY BARCO
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
100s OF NEW PRODUCTS FROM 40+ EXHIBITORS [more ...]
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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AV in an IT World
JOE CORNWALL | SPONSORED 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 ...]
10:45 AM
| CTS RUs CTS: 1.0 |

Designing for User Experience
CHUCK ESPINOZA | SPONSORED BY SAMSUNG
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 ...]
10:45 AM
| CTS RUs CTS: 1.0 |

Universal Serial Bus (USB) Deep Dive Technology Exploration for AV Design and Integration
JOE CORNWALL | SPONSORED 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 |

Installation Issues for Converged AV/IT Systems
CHUCK ESPINOZA | SPONSORED BY EPSON
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 ...]
1:45 PM
| CTS RUs CTS: 1.0 |

Technology | A background on how it works and how to work with it
DVLED INSTALLER TRACK | SPONSORED BY ABSEN
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 ...]
10:45 AM
| CTS RUs CTS: 1.0 |

Installation | Approaching physical installation with best practices
DVLED INSTALLER TRACK | SPONSORED BY PEERLESS-AV
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 | SPONSORED BY TVONE
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 ...]
1:45 PM
| CTS RUs CTS, CTS-D, CTS-I: 1.0 |

Gary Kayye’s Top 10 from ISE 2020
GARY KAYYE | SPONSORED BY NEC
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 ...]
1:45 PM
| CTS RUs CTS, CTS-D and CTS-I: 1.0 |

SDVoE AV-Over-IP Design Certification
JUSTIN KENNINGTON | SPONSORED BY SONY
SDVoE is transforming the matrix, which means transforming the way we think about system design. [more ...]
3:00 PM
| CTS RUs CTS: 1.0 |