14.07.14

CEDIA EXPO 2014 Promises Unrivalled Innovation, Training and Networking

The CEDIA Expo will return for 2014 on the 10th–13th September at the Colorado Convention Centre, Denver. The industry renowned event wil...

The CEDIA Expo will return for 2014 on the 10th–13th September at the Colorado Convention Centre, Denver. The industry renowned event will once again host exhibitors and attendees from across the globe for four days of unrivalled innovation, training, and networking. Over 400 exhibitors are expected to attend this year’s show to reveal the latest technologies and systems in residential custom installation, covering audio, video, control, networking, security, energy management, lighting and more. Visitors can not only take in the “full spectrum” of home technology and trends but also improve their skills and knowledge base by attending the advanced training sessions on offer, including CEDIA Certification. In addition to the wide array of home technology training opportunities, CEDIA EXPO 2014 will also feature a full schedule of events that provide opportunities to learn and network at the same time. These include: First Time Attendee Orientation (Wednesday 10th Sept, 4:15 pm – 5:15 pm) The First Time Attendee Orientation helps new attendees learn what to expect from CEDIA EXPO and how to maximize their show experience. Opening Keynote (Wednesday 10th Sept, 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm, Colorado Convention Centre) Sony Electronics COO & President Mike Fasulo will share his insights on the industry. Welcome Reception/Jam Session (Wednesday 10th Sept, 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm, Colorado Convention Centre) This year’s Welcome Reception will bring back the popular Jam Session as a showcase for the industry’s many musical talents. CEDIA EXPO After Hours Party (Thursday 11th Sept, 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm, Colorado Convention Centre) Attendees are invited to unwind with drinks and traditional bar food as they enjoy duelling piano entertainment. Manufacturer Rep Reception (Thursday 11th Sept, 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm, Peaks Lounge, Hyatt Regency) Open exclusively to manufacturer representatives, this event provides an opportunity to mingle with IPRO and CEDIA staff. CEDIA Training Keynote (Friday 12th Sept, 8:30 am – 9:30 am, Colorado Convention Centre) CompTIA CEO & President Todd Thibodeaux will share his insights on cyber security trends and how integrators can work with IT solution providers to offer a larger suite of tech services to their clients. Volunteer Reception (Friday 12th Sept, 6:30pm – 8:30pm, Cottonwood Ballroom, Four Seasons Hotel) This reception is a thank-you for all of the hard work and sacrifices of CEDIA volunteers. CEDIA Electronic Lifestyles Awards Celebration (Saturday 13th Sept, 6:30pm – 11:00pm, Capitol Ballroom Hyatt Regency) This year’s Fire & Ice themed bash will be the site of the unveiling of the 2014 Electronic Lifestyles Award Winners. To register for the CEDIA EXPO please visit www.cedia.net/expo