What Good Staging and Events Management Looks Like
Stop live event disasters before they happen. Discover field-tested planning tools that will prevent headaches — tips you can learn right at your desk.
Enroll in Staging and Events Management Virtual Classroom, Oct. 23-Nov. 23.
Money Matters Webinar Series
Corelytics financial software aggregates data about revenue, expenses, margins and financial performance throughout the AV industry. In analyzing the data, we find interesting stories emerge about financial trends. The Money Matters webinar series, from Corelytics and InfoComm, will pull insights from this data.
The first webinar in the series, on Oct. 2, will focus on understanding current financial trends in the market and on business changes required to respond to those trends. Join Corelytics CEO Frank Coker and expert AV analyst Bill Sharer as they interpret the latest data and suggest ways that AV companies can keep their firms healthy or turn around a struggling business. Register now.
Less Than a Month Left to Plan for AV Week
Celebrate, promote and share the AV industry with your community. Download the toolkit for resources and tips on how to stage your own events.
Weigh in on Live Events Standards
Here’s your chance to comment on a pair of rigging standards coming out of PLASA’s ANSI-accredited Technical Standards Program (TSP). PLASA TSP has released two standards for public review:
- BSR E1.21 – 201x, which covers the design, manufacture and use of all the portable structures used to support scenery, lighting and sound equipment
- BSR E1.39 – 201x, which establishes minimum requirements for the selection and use of personal fall-arrest systems.
For each proposed standard, the review period ends Sept. 25. Here’s how you can submit your comments.
Almo Professional A/V Heads for NYC
Did you miss Almo Professional A/V and InfoComm’s E4 AV training and networking event in Dallas earlier this month? If so, no need to worry, E4 will travel to New York on October 3 for the final event of the year. Because of the growing size of the E4s, this one will be at the Meadowlands Expo Center and will run from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. To register, go to www.e4avtour.com.
With the theme of the tour, “Your AV Future Revealed,” attendees can expect to refine their skills and leave with the tools needed for a successful future. With hundreds of new products, over 30 exhibiting manufacturers, four tracks of sessions, many worth InfoComm renewal units, and unlimited business opportunities, the complementary traveling event has something for every AV professional.
An overview of the Almo Pro A/V E4 AV Tour can be viewed here. Visit Almo on Facebook and Twitter for E4 contests and specials.
CTS Prep Road Trip to Vancouver
Say goodbye to your CTS® exam jitters with a trip to Vancouver, British Columbia, Oct. 15-17, for three days of CTS Prep.
“In my opinion, CTS Prep was a very good indicator of what to expect on the CTS exam. The material covered provided students with ample information to draw from.”
~ Clare Peters, A.Sc.T., CTS, Multimedia and Electronics Technician, University of Alberta
All Your Project Management Insights in One Place
Get a crash course in project management without leaving your desk. Popular InfoComm University lecturer Brad Malone has crafted a series of in-depth articles covering everything from kick-off meetings to job estimates. Read them all here.