A staple of the show, the Summit is where industry experts take center stage and share their invaluable insights. This year, 24 free-to-attend sessions will be delivered via InfoComm University Seminars, Industry & Technology Forums, Digital Signage Summit and Extron Training Sessions.
T S Gopalakrishnan, InfoComm University Instructor, InfoComm International, will present "Essential Math for AV Projects".
Explore key mathematical formulas typically used in AV projects. Areas covered will include visual and projection, ohm's law, audio, scales and conversions. In another session "Live Events Project Management Workshop", he will share more about field-tested project management principles. Learn why the preparation phase of project management is key. The session will emphasize on change management as well as potential problem and risk assessments. Gain an understanding on how to manage technical quality with relation to venue infrastructure.
K S N Prasad, Director of Infosight, will take center stage in the presentation Design with AVs – Tomorrow's Trends, Today's Pitfall. He will touch on the Internet of Things (IoT), and how it impacts the way individuals interact with space. IoT will affect how appliances fit in the space, and this will present significant interior-design challenges. Understand these challenges and how to overcome them.
Another illuminating session is Fundamentals of Acoustics, helmed by Paul Zielie, Manager of Enterprise Solutions, Harman Professionals. He will shed light on how the ambient environment of a space affects the quality and propagation of sound. This 3-hour session introduces the principles of acoustics and its applications. Learn about the generation, transmission and reception of acoustic waves.
InfoComm Middle East & Africa has also partnered with invidis consulting to present Digital Signage Summit MENA @ InfoComm MEA 2016. This 2-day conference aims to highlight extraordinary digital signage installations that are cutting a swath around the world. Be at the conference and draw inspiration on how new-age digital signage can be used for various applications.
Representatives from Extron Electronics will also be sharing their expertise in select presentations. One of such sessions is The Continuing Story of 4K – Beyond the Resolution. In this session, you will explore the new features in 4K standards, such as HDR, BT.2020 color gamut, color sub-sampling, HDCP 2.2, and the challenges they engender. The Extron speakers will also give their outlooks of upcoming signal formats like 8K. Be privy to their insights so you can advise your customers and prepare for future technological developments.
There will also be sessions and panel discussions relevant to professionals in the government, enterprise IT, interior design, live events and venues, and more sectors.