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Greetings from Dubai: IFMEA 2012 Wrap Up

Greetings from Dubai. Our five-day IFMEA show has finally ended. It is strange to see the once-bustling Dubai World Trade Centre deserted as our show and GITEX drew to a close. I had the good fortune to speak to many of our members from the Middle East and Africa and it is exciting to hear […]

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Burgeoning Beijing — InfoComm China Show Shatters Records

Is 2012 the Year of the AV Trade Show? At the close of day two of InfoComm China 2012, attendance hovered close to 15,000 (14,868), representing a 39 percent increase over its previous showing in 2011. Final attendance at close of the 3-day exhibition is expected to exceed 16,000, a record turnout. Record attendance is also driving […]

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All Around the Roundtable in DC

The start of the New Year also marks the start of the InfoComm Roundtables! As a relative InfoComm newbie, I felt as if this event would help me better understand our members and their roles in the AV industry. Fortunately, the roundtable tour began near Washington D.C., in nearby Herndon, so this gave me the opportunity […]

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Greetings from the Windy City

InfoComm breezed through the first day of its three-day membership & outreach events in the Chicago. Day one got off to a great start with Manufacturers’ Training sessions from Biamp, Chief, Cisco and Digital Projection. The afternoon session included presentations covering finacial best practices and digital signage. The day ended with a lively roundtable discussion […]

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Nihao from InfoComm China 2011!

InfoComm China 2011 opened its doors to more than 10,500 attendees in Beijing this week. The show floor had quite a buzz!  The show was the biggest InfoComm event ever staged in Asia, and visitor attendance was also at its highest ever. An increase of 16% over the last show in 2009 and the highest number ever achieved at […]

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Philadelphia Findings

Greetings from the city of brotherly love – and there is plenty of love for InfoComm today with more than 50 members in attendance at our fourth roundtable of the year. Before the roundtable, my morning was spent walking what seemed like miles and miles of floor at the brand new Pennsylvania Convention Center and checking out […]

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