This AVI-SPL webinar explains alternative contract sources to procure audiovisual equipment and accessories using the Florida State Contract 880-000-09-1, which is ending February 19, 2017.
In this webinar, Henning Moe and Ryan Striemer of SMART Technologies help you learn how an interactive flat panel can be much more than simply a display with a touch feature. When combined with the right software and wrapped into a natural, intuitive user experience, it becomes a collaboration tool that can save time, unlock productivity and improve meeting results. In this webinar, you’ll learn how to make the meeting-room display a hub where people can connect from any device to explore ideas together and get work done. Covered topics include:
- Results from collaboration research
- What collaboration in the corporate setting looks like
- Features to look for in an interactive display
- Benefits of the SMART kapp IQ solution
Henning Moe, Channel Manager at SMART Technologies
Henning excels in helping organizations identify new revenue opportunities and maximize the potential of their customer and partner relationships. Prior to joining SMART, he held various roles in the technology industry where he was involved in every aspect of the business, from branding strategy and product development to cold calling new clients and forming new partnerships.
Ryan Striemer, Account Manager at SMART Technologies
Ryan joined SMART in 2013 and in his role works closely with organizations within the Midwest. He believes that understanding the business’ needs first is key in order to recognize the technology solution best suited for their organization.
Note: The video played early on in this webinar didn’t come through in the recording, so we’ve added it below.
Learn about the large-format displays and virtual reality technology that Samsung offers to support collaboration and learning in the higher education classroom. Shari Sentlowitz, Samsung’s senior manager of education solutions, shares the criteria you should consider when adding collaboration technology to the classroom.
George Atsidakos of Milestone begins this webinar with a look products from its Chief and Da-Lite brands, including the IDEA screen, which is both a projection screen and a writeable board that holds up to daily use. Gary Bailer of Sharp follows by discussing the effects of distance learning on education and the benefits of interactive collaboration in education. He then presents the Sharp Aquos board in this context, and how it allows students in-room and from different locations to collaborate with each other.
See how universities are using Christie interactive displays and projectors to help students experiment, create, and play. You’ll also get a look at university installations where Christie MicroTiles are being used by schools to improve the learning process and showcase student achievement. This webinar covers:
- Christie’s lineup of projectors and displays
- Different types of projector illumination sources and where they work best
- Video walls that enhance the student experience
- Displays for different environments
- 3D virtual reality installations
Get the recording for “Display Technologies That Engage Students in Higher Education” >
Reimagining the University Library
During this webinar, AVI-SPL Project Managers Mike Cenzer and Rob Thomsen look at the advanced audio visual solutions that make the new Hunt Library at North Carolina State University a model for the modern university library. With its video walls, visualization technology, and video conferencing spaces, the Hunt Library offers faculty and students flexible spaces for multimedia presentations, research and collaboration. Some of the areas we’ll touch on include the audio distribution by Biamp, AMX control system technology, the visual displays by Christie and Sharp, a SMART Technologies’ presentation system, and the video conferencing systems of Cisco.
About the presenters
Mike Cenzer, a project manager with AVI-SPL, has nearly 25 years of experience as an audio visual commercial integrator. His specialties include commercial audio/video sales, design, project management, and installation, as well as video conferencing and telepresence support.
Rob Thomsen is also a project manager with AVI-SPL, and works as part of the company’s Control Room Group division. Rob has 15 years of experience and has been with AVI-SPL for most of his career.
Today’s higher education environment can take advantage of the abundance of new applications for display and collaboration technology, both inside the classroom and, increasingly, all over campus, including:
- LCD panels
- 4K displays
- Lampless projectors
However, before you commit to a solution you need to understand the considerations for choosing which technology application will best suit your needs.
Download the whitepaper “Choosing the Right Display and Collaboration Technology for Higher Education” for an overview on various Christie technologies and a rule-of-thumb guide to the applications for which they are best suited.
This IT/AV Report article looks at the AVI-SPL integration of audio-visual systems for the University of California San Francisco’s Teaching and Learning Center, the hub of the campus’ telehealth program.
Trends in Video Collaboration and Unified Communications
During this event, we look at trends in unified communications and video collaboration, including gamification, the demand for telepresence, the growth in mobility in the workplace, and the need for managed services.
About the Presenter
Shai Moshe, vice president of collaboration solutions for AVI-SPL, is a proven leader and visionary in the telepresence and unified communications space, with over 12 years of experience. In that time, he has developed and maintained successful and profitable manufacturer relationships. Shai has been responsible for developing many successful engineering practices and possesses a keen eye for talent.
Trends in Large-Panel Displays
As businesses and organizations discover the benefits of visual communications, the use of large panel displays for commercial applications continues to grow. During this webinar, Sharp’s Scott Aydelotte will explore the drivers of this growth – such as interactivity – and what companies need to consider when they want to implement large display solutions. Scott will also share Sharp’s latest innovations in large display panels and how they are promoting collaboration in the workplace.
About the Presenter
Scott Aydelotte brings 21 years of Sales Management/ Product Management experience with him. In his current capacity, he is the Associate Director of Distribution and National Accounts at Sharp Electronics. He is responsible for managing the distribution channel for Sharp’s Professional Grade Monitors and Professional Projectors. He continues to be the main focal point for AVI-SPL for all Sharp-branded products.