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Tuesday, September 10
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM


  • Room: 106
Is your financial house in order? Discover tools to help avoid the most common asset protection mistakes business owners and their advisors make. The session will cover topics including: minimizing vicarious liability for the acts of other professionals and staff, five strategies for business owners to reduce income taxes by... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Presenter
Larry Oxenham
Author, Senior Advisor
American Society for Asset Protection
  • Advanced (more than 5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Tuesday, September 10
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM


  • Room: 110
This course will provide an introduction to fundamental terminology, math, and infrastructure technicians will need as a foundation for a career in residential A/V and automation. The course will familiarize technicians with common industry terms, basic algebraic and geometric problems, and how to apply them to electrical and electronic theory... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Presenter
Steve Sumners
Project Manager
The Experts
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Tuesday, September 10
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM


  • Room: 112
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 702/704
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Tuesday, September 10
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM


  • Room: 108
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 111
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 102
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Tuesday, September 10
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM


  • Room: 104
Industry veterans will work with you to examine your core sales, operations, and accounting business processes. You’ll leave with an understanding of how to modify and personalize provided templates, expertise to start defining and implementing new business processes, and a business process flow chart to help you make profitability and... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Co-Presenter
Bill Battaglia
Principal
STX Solution
Co-Presenter
Mark Sipe
Principal
STX Solution
Presenter
Susan Sipe
Principal
STX Solution
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Tuesday, September 10
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM


  • Room: 105
This class will focus on Lean Six Sigma tools CEDIA integrators can apply to business immediately to eliminate waste and increase profitability. It will take an in-depth look at the most common processes used on a daily basis and analyze two top processes that help spot areas of waste and... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Presenter
Jason Sayen
Director of Business Development
LK & Associates
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Tuesday, September 10
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM


  • Room: 104
Producing top-notch audio/video design and integration solutions outdoors presents a variety of challenges. Elements such as weather, electrical connections, audio/video source connections, and safety can be overwhelming. This presentation will address overall design challenges, proper implementation, clash detection, and provide useful tips for implementing audio and video into client’s outdoor... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Presenter
Christopher Greer
President
Saylee Greer LLC.
Tracks:
  • Advanced (more than 5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Tuesday, September 10
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM


  • Room: 105
In this class, longtime QuickBooks ProAdvisor Susan Sipe will explain -- in plain language, not accounting mumbo-jumbo -- why your profit and loss statement isn’t giving you the correct information. Participants will return to the office armed with knowledge of how to track labor by phase, product delivery status, job... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Presenter
Susan Sipe
Principal
STX Solution
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Tuesday, September 10
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM


  • Room: 107/109
This course is the critical first step for project managers, project engineers, or field supervisors to maximize efficiencies. Learn tools and techniques to maintain complete control of a project and manage resources more efficiently to make sure the next one is seamless from start to finish....
Speaker(s)
Co-Presenter
Joe Wallace
President
Wallace Integration, Inc.
Co-Presenter
Patrick Hartman
General Manager
Diversified Systems / TDA
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Tuesday, September 10
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM


  • Room: 110
Learn how to produce a standards-compliant Ethernet cabling infrastructure using effective installation, testing, and troubleshooting techniques. This course covers the fundamentals of working with high-bandwidth twisted pair cabling systems, ANSI/EIA/TIA standards that apply to UTP high-bandwidth cable (including Cat5e, Cat6, and Cat6a), and the basics of fiber optic cabling systems.... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Presenter
Steve Sumners
Project Manager
The Experts
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Tuesday, September 10
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM


  • Room: 105
WiFi is ubiquitous and challenging. This course will examine the differences among Z-Wave, Zigbee, Bluetooth, mesh, and how they will affect projects. If interoperability is the Holy Grail, writing device drivers is the crusades, and as more “hero” products populate the minds and homes of clients, integrators must become receptive... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Presenter
Mitch Klein
Executive Director
Z-Wave Alliance
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Wednesday, September 11
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM


  • Room: 112
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 110
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Wednesday, September 11
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM


  • Room: 105
This course is the critical first step for project managers, project engineers, or field supervisors to maximize efficiencies. Learn tools and techniques to maintain complete control of a project and manage resources more efficiently to make sure the next one is seamless from start to finish....
Speaker(s)
Co-Presenter
Joe Wallace
President
Wallace Integration, Inc.
Co-Presenter
Patrick Hartman
General Manager
Diversified Systems / TDA
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Wednesday, September 11
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM


  • Room: 705/707
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 709/711
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 111
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 708/710
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Wednesday, September 11
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM


  • Room: 3C
Colorbeam Certification will prepare you for lighting system design and programming challenges facing commercial and residential A/V professionals every day....
Speaker(s)
Panelist
Domenico Leopardi
Product and Software Developer
Speaker
Maurizio Gaudio
CTO & Co-Founder
Colorbeam
Panelist
Sara Kreps
Customer Support Specialist
Tracks:
  • Manufacturer Product Training

Wednesday, September 11
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM


  • Room: 108
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 106
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 103
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 104
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Wednesday, September 11
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM


  • Room: 2A
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Sponsored by:

  • Manufacturer Product Training

  • Room: 712
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Wednesday, September 11
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM


  • Room: 2C
This product training will cover the new product announcements from Screen Innovations in both the wireless and wired worlds of Shade. Dealers will learn how to properly design systems under both platforms, and the benefits of the new products introduced at the show....
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Jason Russell
VP
Screen Innovaitons
Speaker
Michael Braithwaite
CTO
Screen Innovaitons
Tracks:
  • Manufacturer Product Training

Wednesday, September 11
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM


  • Room: 703
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 706
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Wednesday, September 11
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM


  • Room: 107/109
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Advanced (more than 5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 702/704
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Wednesday, September 11
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM


  • Room: 4D
Sponsored by: Access Networks
  • Manufacturer Product Training

  • Room: 4E
Speaker(s)
Sponsored by: Digital Projection
  • Manufacturer Product Training

  • Room: 3B
Tracks:
Sponsored by: RING
  • Manufacturer Product Training

  • Room: 1E
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Sponsored by: Klipsch Group, Inc.
  • Manufacturer Product Training

Wednesday, September 11
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM


  • Room: 112
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 103
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 106
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Wednesday, September 11
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM


  • Room: 110
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Advanced (more than 5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 3A
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Manufacturer Product Training

  • Room: 1A
Tracks:
Sponsored by: Dirac
  • Manufacturer Product Training

  • Room: 108
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Advanced (more than 5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 104
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Wednesday, September 11
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM


  • Room: 2C
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Manufacturer Product Training

  • Room: 2A
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Sponsored by:

  • Manufacturer Product Training

Wednesday, September 11
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM


  • Room: 712
Being able to compete in today's complex multimedia world can be challenging. It is difficult to identify what will best suit your business. Is it a website, social media, Google advertising, newsletter, mobile or a combination. Learn cutting edge tactics and what it takes to be successful in digital marketing... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Presenter
Allison Lopez
Co-Founder & CEO
WeConekt
Co-Presenter
Risa Schultz
Co-Founder & Senior Vice President
WeConekt
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Wednesday, September 11
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM


  • Room: 102
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 103
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Wednesday, September 11
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM


  • Room: 3B
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Sponsored by:

  • Manufacturer Product Training

  • Room: 108
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 111
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 112
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Wednesday, September 11
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM


  • Room: 703
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 2C
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Manufacturer Product Training

Wednesday, September 11
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM


  • Room: 4E
Speaker(s)
  • Manufacturer Product Training

  • Room: 706
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Wednesday, September 11
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM


  • Room: 708/710
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 705/707
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 105
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 709/711
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Advanced (more than 5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Wednesday, September 11
1:00 PM - 6:00 PM


  • Room: 2A
Designed for EXISTING dealers. Macros are the foundation behind everything that Total Control does and the basis for any true home automation platform.The system's ability to auto-generate the most common macros can be a big time saver and the ability to add notification and incorporate geofencing brings it to the... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Jeff Rogers
URC (Universal Remote Control)
Speaker
Mark Behan
URC (Universal Remote Control)
Tracks:
Sponsored by:

  • Manufacturer Product Training

Wednesday, September 11
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM


  • Room: 1A
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Sponsored by:

  • Manufacturer Product Training

  • Room: 1B
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Sponsored by: Russound
  • Manufacturer Product Training

  • Room: 1F
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Sponsored by: Klipsch Group, Inc.
  • Manufacturer Product Training

  • Room: 4D
Sponsored by: Access Networks
  • Manufacturer Product Training

Wednesday, September 11
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM


  • Room: 106
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 104
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Wednesday, September 11
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM


  • Room: 103
After a project is finished and the last check is collected, the hard work begins. Is your team culture prepared to handle the service demands of the modern family and their technology needs? OneVision, an industry service platform driving service quality and profitability for integrators, will cover how to structure... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Co-Presenter
Alex Boyle
Director of Partner Development
OneVision Resources
Co-Presenter
Justin Cook
Trainer
OneVision Resources
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Wednesday, September 11
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM


  • Room: 2B
Learn how the new DTS:X Pro technology delivers upgraded performance and improved speaker layout flexibility for high-channel-count A/V Receivers and Processors. Catch a glimpse of forthcoming additions to the IMAX Enhanced device ecosystem that will enable premium A/V solutions in the home theater and beyond.  ...
Sponsored by: XPERI / DTS
  • Manufacturer Product Training

Wednesday, September 11
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM


  • Room: 4C
  • Manufacturer Product Training

  • Room: 102
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Wednesday, September 11
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM


  • Room: 3B
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Sponsored by:

  • Manufacturer Product Training

  • Room: 712
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 1C
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Sponsored by:

  • Manufacturer Product Training

  • Room: 110
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Wednesday, September 11
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM


  • Room: 112
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Advanced (more than 5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 111
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 108
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 2C
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Manufacturer Product Training

Wednesday, September 11
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM


  • Room: 103
When the project ends, the fun is just beginning. The first few weeks after a project wraps up and a client starts to use the technology are the most critical for getting the service relationship off to a great start. But how do you get clients to use your support... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Co-Presenter
Jason Griffing
Director of Partner Development
OneVision Resources
Co-Presenter
Justin Cook
Trainer
OneVision Resources
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Wednesday, September 11
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM


  • Room: Four Seasons Ballroom 2-3
With the speed of change seeming to accelerate by the very minute, CEDIA has chosen as the keynote speaker for 2019 innovator, inventor, disruptor, and bestselling author Luke Williams. William’s keynote will focus on how disruptive thinking can spark transformation in business.  “Companies need to be consistently making bold moves, even... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Luke Williams
Founder​ ​and​ ​Executive​ ​Director​
W.R.​ ​Berkley​ ​Innovation​ ​Labs
  • Events

Thursday, September 12
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM


  • Room: 105
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Advanced (more than 5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 107/109
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 705/707
Speaker(s)
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 709/711
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Advanced (more than 5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 708/710
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Thursday, September 12
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM


  • Room: 108
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 103
Speaker(s)
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Thursday, September 12
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM


  • Room: 104
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 106
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Thursday, September 12
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM


  • Room: 4E
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Manufacturer Product Training

  • Room: 2A
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Sponsored by:

  • Manufacturer Product Training

Thursday, September 12
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Thursday, September 12
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM


  • Room: 706
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 703
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 110
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Advanced (more than 5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 111
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Thursday, September 12
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM


  • Room: 702/704
*This session is excluded from the Training Pass. This course -- one of CEDIA’s most popular -- provides clear, structural methodology for rack building, from planning to future servicing. Incorporating best practices, this class will stress the importance of wiring choices and standardization that can be applied to projects of all... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Co-Presenter
Greg Olle
Owner
Digital Home Tech, LLC
Co-Presenter
Lewis Franke
President
LED Systems LLC
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Thursday, September 12
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM


  • Room: 112
*This session is excluded from the Training Pass. The world of home control and automation is centered around communications and often we are called upon to interface devices that have never, or were never, intended to speak to each other. This workshop is an introduction into the world of microcontrollers and... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Co-Presenter
Ben Leone
Electronic Solutions, Inc.
Co-Presenter
Dave Tkachuk
Founder
Symbol Logic
Co-Presenter
Janelle Diesburg
Senior
Rowan University
Presenter
Mario Leone
Principal
Electronic Solutions Company
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Thursday, September 12
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM


  • Room: Smart Stage
The connected home industry is booming. According to Parks Associates, 43% of US broadband households intend to purchase a smart home device in 2019. And yet, homeowners are looking for more than gadgets. They’re seeking a helpful home, with products that work seamlessly together. In this keynote session featuring Google’s... ...read more...
Sponsored by: Google Nest
  • TechTalk

Thursday, September 12
10:00 AM - 10:20 AM


  • Room: Booth 1301
Maurice Karagiorgos, Sales Manager and System Sales Engineer, Lutron An exploration into the exciting evolution of lighting from filament lamps to LEDs, and the protocols that are propelling it. This whistle-stop tour of all things lighting will ensure you’ve heard of the light sources, as well as the acronyms and the... ...read more...
  • CEDIA Talks

Thursday, September 12
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM


  • Room: 712
Home technology professionals are uniquely positioned to understand the technical aspects of making intelligent lighting and control systems work seamlessly. Panelists will explore business expansion opportunities presented by high-performance fixtures and the resources needed to get started....
Speaker(s)
Panelist
David Daniels
Founder
XSSENTIALS, LLC
Panelist
Ed Blair
Co-President
Lutron
Panelist
Gerry Lynch
President
System 7 Solutions
Presenter
Melissa Andresko
Chief Corporate Brand Ambassador
Lutron
Panelist
Shannon Bush
Vice President
SERVICE TECH, INC.
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Thursday, September 12
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM


  • Room: 4D
Sponsored by: Access Networks
  • Manufacturer Product Training

  • Room: 1C
Speaker(s)
  • Manufacturer Product Training

  • Room: 2C
Tracks:
Sponsored by: CE Pro
  • Manufacturer Product Training

  • Room: 3C
  • Manufacturer Product Training

  • Room: 1A
Speaker(s)
Sponsored by:

  • Manufacturer Product Training

  • Room: 2B
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Sponsored by: Klipsch Group, Inc.
  • Manufacturer Product Training

Thursday, September 12
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM


  • Room: 108
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 102
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 103
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Thursday, September 12
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM


  • Room: 106
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 104
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Advanced (more than 5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Thursday, September 12
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM


  • Room: Smart Stage
The CE Pro BEST (Best Electronic Systems Technologies) Awards "offer an incredible glimpse into the future for the entire residential integration industry," says Jason Knott, editor-in-chief of CE Pro."Some of the products and technologies that integrators now consider mainstays to their businesses made their first appearance in the market via... ...read more...
  • Events

Thursday, September 12
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM


  • Room: Booth 1301
Michael Heiss, Principal Consultant, M.Heiss Consulting Some pundits are saying that the size and quality of emerging direct-view LED displays may mean the "end of projection." Perhaps, perhaps not, as both technologies will likely remain viable into the future. Which is best in a given application? What are the costs and... ...read more...
  • CEDIA Talks

Thursday, September 12
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Thursday, September 12
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM


  • Room: 2A
Designed for EXISTING dealers. Creating a true personalized experience for your customer is a key element in providing a system that your customer's will enjoy using everyday! But, graphics are only a part of creating a customized system for the end-user. This class reviews some great graphics tips as well... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Andrew Salanitro
URC (Universal Remote Control)
Speaker
Elvin Lopez
URC (Universal Remote Control)
Tracks:
Sponsored by:

  • Manufacturer Product Training

Thursday, September 12
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM


  • Room: 1D
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Sponsored by: Russound
  • Manufacturer Product Training

  • Room: 1B
Speaker(s)
  • Manufacturer Product Training

  • Room: 4E
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Sponsored by: Rosewater Energy
  • Manufacturer Product Training

Thursday, September 12
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM


  • Room: Smart Stage
  • TechBite

Thursday, September 12
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Thursday, September 12
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM


  • Room: 712
Explore the latest smart home products and trends for every life stage -- from the first days of life to elder care. A variety of industry experts will discuss widespread opportunities that are sure to have an impact on your business....
Speaker(s)
Panelist
Alex Capecelatro
CEO
Josh.ai
Panelist
April Kettelle
President
Automated Shading & Lighting Control
Panelist
Jan Vitrofsky
Founder & CEO
HEDSouth
Panelist
Peter Romaniello
Principle
Conceptual Lighting, LLC
Presenter
Rhett Thomas
Senior Sales Director
Lutron Electronics Co., Inc
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Thursday, September 12
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM


  • Room: 1C
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Manufacturer Product Training

  • Room: 4A/4B
  • Manufacturer Product Training

  • Room: 3B
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Sponsored by: RING
  • Manufacturer Product Training

  • Room: 103
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Thursday, September 12
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM


  • Room: 106
Change can be hard. This is true for every facet of our lives, and seems especially true in our workplace environments. Even for people who enjoy new challenges and fresh perspectives, change is often accompanied by frustration, watercooler dissent, and overall griping —from the seasoned employee to the impressionable new... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Presenter
Samantha Ventura
Vice President, Education and Training
CEDIA
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Thursday, September 12
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM


  • Room: 703
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 3A
Speaker(s)
  • Manufacturer Product Training

  • Room: 111
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 104
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Advanced (more than 5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Thursday, September 12
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM


  • Room: 110
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 102
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Advanced (more than 5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 708/710
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 706
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 105
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Advanced (more than 5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 107/109
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 705/707
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

  • Room: 709/711
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Advanced (more than 5 years experience)
  • CEDIA Training

Thursday, September 12
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM


  • Room: 4C
Join us for a comprehensive 90-minute training on the best-in-industry product lineup Wilson has to offer!...
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Jake Kleiner
Tracks:

    Thursday, September 12
    1:40 PM - 2:10 PM


    • Room: Smart Stage
    It has never been easier to present a personalized lighting experience with a focus on healthier living to your clients. Using end-to-end solutions that deliver lighting control, lighting fixtures, motorized shades and easily accessible personalized scenes enable integrators to offer wellness settings that add significant value to traditional entertainment and... ...read more...
    Sponsored by: Savant
    • TechTalk

    Thursday, September 12
    2:00 PM - 2:20 PM


    • Room: Booth 1301
    Christiaan Beukes, Owner, Artcoustic SA/Sphere Custom Design The internet of everything. Name a smart device that doesn’t have some form of sensor in it – bet you can’t; because they don’t exist. Name a smart device that doesn’t have some form of sensor in it- bet you can’t…because they don’t exist.... ...read more...
    • CEDIA Talks

    Thursday, September 12
    2:00 PM - 3:30 PM


    • Room: 1B
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Manufacturer Product Training

    • Room: 1A
    • Manufacturer Product Training

    • Room: 2A
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    Sponsored by:

    • Manufacturer Product Training

    • Room: 2B
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    Sponsored by: Klipsch Group, Inc.
    • Manufacturer Product Training

    • Room: 1E
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    Sponsored by:

    • Manufacturer Product Training

    • Room: 3C
    • Manufacturer Product Training

    • Room: 4D
    Sponsored by: Access Networks
    • Manufacturer Product Training

    Thursday, September 12
    2:20 PM - 2:50 PM


    • Room: Smart Stage
    Z-Wave Alliance members will give you a sneak peek at their hottest, newest products and business opportunities for you to grow your smart home projects. With the largest and most diverse interoperable ecosystem, Z-Wave Alliance members have many solutions for growing your business....
    Sponsored by: Z-Wave
    • TechTalk

    Thursday, September 12
    3:00 PM - 3:50 PM


    • Room: Smart Stage
    WiCT strongly believes in supporting the intersection of the design-build community with the CEDIA channel, which is why we are hosting a special TechTalk panel that will provide a boots-on-the-ground conversation about how designers, architects, and builders can successfully work together with an integrator on a project. We feel strongly... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Panelist
    Brian Pagel
    Executive Vice President
    Emerald Expositions
    Panel Moderator
    Danielle Karr
    Architect & Designer Program Manager
    Control4
    Panelist
    Joe Whitaker
    Founder/President
    Thoughtful Integrations
    Panelist
    Sara Gutterman
    Co-Founder & CEO
    Green Builder Media
    Panelist
    Stace McGee
    Principal
    Environmental Dynamics, Inc
    Panelist
    Toni Sabatino
    Designer
    Toni Sabatino Style
    • TechTalk

    Thursday, September 12
    3:00 PM - 4:30 PM


    • Room: 1C
    BluOS Audio Distribution System Design...
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Joe de Jesus
    Lenbrook Custom Installation Product Manager
    Tracks:
    • Manufacturer Product Training

    Thursday, September 12
    3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Thursday, September 12
    3:30 PM - 5:00 PM


    • Room: 106
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
    • CEDIA Training

    • Room: 103
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
    • CEDIA Training

    • Room: 108
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Advanced (more than 5 years experience)
    • CEDIA Training

    Thursday, September 12
    4:00 PM - 5:30 PM


    • Room: 1A
    • Manufacturer Product Training

    • Room: 3B
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    Sponsored by: RING
    • Manufacturer Product Training

    Thursday, September 12
    4:00 PM - 6:00 PM


    • Room: 2A
    Designed for NEW dealers. MX HomePro is the  new product line by URC that combines the convenience of a cloud-based programming interface and two-way integration. This affordable solution offers quick programming without the need for special software or even a computer.  This class explains what the MX HomePro hardware is, what... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Jason Evans
    URC (Universal Remote Control)
    Tracks:
    Sponsored by:

    • Manufacturer Product Training

    Thursday, September 12
    4:00 PM - 6:30 PM


    • Room: Smart Stage
    Showing off your outstanding work is the epitome of success in the custom electronics industry, and CE Pro's BEST Project Awards is the most prestigious award program for the professional installation market to do just that. New for 2019, the CE Pro BEST Awards will be presented during a fun reception,... ...read more...
    • Events

    Thursday, September 12
    5:00 PM - 6:30 PM


    • Room: 4A/4B
    From LED to OLED, Sony provides the best 8K and 4K HDR solutions. Learn how to integrate the latest Sony displays and a variety of HDR sources into your installations and explore the latest additions to Sony’s TV lineup. See how High Dynamic Range and other picture quality advances will... ...read more...
    • Manufacturer Product Training

    Friday, September 13
    8:00 AM - 9:30 AM


    • Room: 1A
    Learn about the next generation of HomeWorks products and features that will propel your business into the next decade. Lutron innovations allow you to deliver the best light, whether our products are in the wall, at the window, in the ceiling, or in the electrical closet. Live product demos will... ...read more...
    • Manufacturer Product Training

    Friday, September 13
    8:00 AM - 11:00 AM


    • Room: 706
    This course will focus on designing user interfaces that insulate users from electronic complexity, while unlocking the content and features they desire. It will explore a range of user interfaces -- from simple volume controls to touchscreen and web-based controls -- to help determine the right user interface for different... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Presenter
    Steve Rissi
    Director of Technical Training
    CEDIA
    Tracks:
    • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
    • CEDIA Training

    Friday, September 13
    8:00 AM - 12:00 PM


    • Room: 105
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Advanced (more than 5 years experience)
    • CEDIA Training

    • Room: 705/707
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
    • CEDIA Training

    Friday, September 13
    8:30 AM - 10:00 AM


    • Room: 108
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
    • CEDIA Training

    • Room: 110
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
    • CEDIA Training

    Friday, September 13
    8:30 AM - 11:30 AM


    • Room: 102
    Everyone in the company is responsible for a successful project, but without a highly-evolved “service concept,” the long-term benefits from a sale can fall flat. If a company approaches their business with the mindset that everyone is a part of a top-tier “service department,” the results include improved performance from... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Presenter
    Ray Holland
    Lead System Designer
    Jobe Systems
    Tracks:
    • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
    • CEDIA Training

    Friday, September 13
    8:30 AM - 12:30 PM


    • Room: 111
    *This session is excluded from the Training Pass. Want to be a thought leader in your community? Want the ability to network with local design and build pros? The CEDIA Outreach Instructor (COI) “Train the Trainer” program is for you! This members-only course prepares you to present CEU-approved education to local... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Presenter
    Samantha Ventura
    Vice President, Education and Training
    CEDIA
    Tracks:
    • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
    • CEDIA Training

    Friday, September 13
    9:00 AM - 10:00 AM


    • Room: 1E
    Gain an understanding of Vantage’s wireless offerings. We will review recent developments in Vantage’s wireless lighting control portfolio including the steps to rapid certification, simplified product SKUs, programming, project packages, integration, and opportunities for quick project turns. As well as tools for maximizing project revenue and profitability.Take the first step... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    David Patterson
    • Manufacturer Product Training

    Friday, September 13
    9:00 AM - 10:30 AM


    • Room: 4A/4B
    • Manufacturer Product Training

    • Room: 1C
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    Sponsored by:

    • Manufacturer Product Training

    • Room: 104
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
    • CEDIA Training

    • Room: 1F
    Speaker(s)
    • Manufacturer Product Training

    Friday, September 13
    9:00 AM - 11:00 AM


    • Room: 601
    • CEDIA Certification

    • Room: 2A
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    Sponsored by:

    • Manufacturer Product Training

    • Room: 106
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
    • CEDIA Training

    Friday, September 13
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM


    • Room: 709/711
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Advanced (more than 5 years experience)
    • CEDIA Training

    • Room: 107/109
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Advanced (more than 5 years experience)
    • CEDIA Training

    • Room: 103
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Advanced (more than 5 years experience)
    • CEDIA Training

    Friday, September 13
    9:00 AM - 5:00 PM


    • Room: 112
    *This session is excluded from the Training Pass. As integrators we are often called upon to design, build, and install custom circuits and interfaces, or install interface devices that are unenclosed. These installations often look like high school science projects gone wrong and are not up to the standards of a... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Co-Presenter
    Janelle Diesburg
    Senior
    Rowan University
    Presenter
    Mario Leone
    Principal
    Electronic Solutions Company
    Tracks:
    • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
    • CEDIA Training

    Friday, September 13
    9:30 AM - 10:00 AM


    • Room: Smart Stage
    Julie Jacobson will interview Vivint Executive Vice President Todd Santiago about the latest trends and future of the pro channel....
    Sponsored by: Vivint

      Friday, September 13
      9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

      Friday, September 13
      9:30 AM - 11:00 AM


      • Room: 1B
      Ignite Growth and Build a Competitive Advantage from Within: Featuring Simon Sinek's 'Start with Why,'" will offer insight into finding a company's "WHY" and using it to drive accountability through all phases of business. Special guest, Lee Prosenjak, an Igniter from Simon Sinek's team, will explore WHY some companies gain a competitive advantage through... ...read more...
      Speaker(s)
      Speaker
      Lee Prosenjak
      Senior Partner & COO
      Hesse Partners
      Speaker
      Reid Hanson
      Owner/Founder
      Cairnstack Software LLC
      Tracks:
      • Manufacturer Product Training

      Friday, September 13
      10:00 AM - 11:00 AM


      • Room: 712
      After many years of development, over-the-air broadcasters are starting the transition to ATSC 3.0, a new type of digital TV, that uses the same “language” and offers many of the benefits as over-the-air streaming services. ATSC 3.0 will revolutionize the programs and services sent by local stations, and CEDIA members... ...read more...
      Speaker(s)
      Presenter
      Michael Heiss
      Principal
      M. Heiss Consulting
      Tracks:
      • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
      • CEDIA Training

      Friday, September 13
      10:00 AM - 11:30 AM


      • Room: 1D
      Sponsored by: Access Networks
      • Manufacturer Product Training

      • Room: 4C
      Speaker(s)
      Tracks:
      • Manufacturer Product Training

      • Room: 3C
      • Manufacturer Product Training

      • Room: 4E
      Speaker(s)
      Tracks:

        Friday, September 13
        10:10 AM - 10:40 AM


        • Room: Smart Stage
        Sponsored by: Brilliant
        • TechTalk

        Friday, September 13
        10:30 AM - 11:30 AM


        • Room: 2B
        Come see why successful residential integrators are achieving success in commercial and light commercial applications. Your secret weapon is a connected suite of products that gives you solutions for everything from the front gate to the rooftop lounge. Access control, conference room AV control, Surveillance control and more all from... ...read more...
        • Manufacturer Product Training

        Friday, September 13
        10:30 AM - 12:00 PM


        • Room: 110
        Speaker(s)
        Tracks:
        • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
        • CEDIA Training

        • Room: 1E
        Speaker(s)
        • Manufacturer Product Training

        • Room: 108
        Speaker(s)
        Tracks:
        • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
        • CEDIA Training

        Friday, September 13
        10:45 AM - 11:45 AM


        • Room: 3A
        • Manufacturer Product Training

        • Room: 3B
        • Manufacturer Product Training

        Friday, September 13
        10:50 AM - 11:20 AM


        • Room: Smart Stage
        Learn how to become a CEDIA Member of Excellence from a panel who can walk the walk. Several executives whose companies have earned the high-level designation will cover the ins-and-outs of what it takes to join the exclusive circle of honorees. The program is designed to showcase and elevate the... ...read more...
        Sponsored by: CEDIA
        • TechTalk

        Friday, September 13
        11:00 AM - 11:20 AM


        • Room: Booth 1301
        Ken Erdmann, Owner, The Erdmann Group LED lighting, USB power, and POE are just a few culprits creating problems for power systems in the home. Non-linear loads  are creating terrible harmonics that affect power quality and efficiency. Alternative energy solutions output DC, then we convert it to AC, then back do... ...read more...
        • CEDIA Talks

        Friday, September 13
        11:00 AM - 12:30 PM


        • Room: 4D
        Tracks:
        • Manufacturer Product Training

        • Room: 4A/4B
        • Manufacturer Product Training

        Friday, September 13
        11:30 AM - 12:00 PM


        • Room: Smart Stage
        Now – more than ever – homeowners are looking for ways to save energy, protect their home, simplify their lifestyle, and leave a positive impact on the environment.  And they will turn to you as the expert to deliver the ultimate smart home with solutions that meet their needs. Smart... ...read more...
        Speaker(s)
        Panelist
        Chris Worthington
        Personal Technology
        Panel Moderator
        Jason Knott
        Editor-in-Chief
        CE Pro
        Panelist
        Jessica Weiss
        sonnen, Inc.
        Panelist
        Richard Glikes
        PRESIDENT
        AZIONE UNLIMITED
        Panelist
        Ron Callis Jr.
        CEO
        One Firefly
        Sponsored by: Sonnen
        • TechTalk

        Friday, September 13
        11:30 AM - 12:30 PM


        • Room: 106
        Have you used The CEDIA Designer (TCD) yet? If you have, you know what an amazing tool it is to design home theaters and media rooms – if you haven’t, this is the perfect opportunity for you to learn more about this world class software. The CEDIA Designer can render... ...read more...
        Speaker(s)
        Presenter
        Guy Singleton
        Creator
        The CEDIA Designer
        Tracks:
        • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
        • CEDIA Training

        Friday, September 13
        11:30 AM - 1:00 PM


        • Room: 2A
        Speaker(s)
        Tracks:
        Sponsored by:

        • Manufacturer Product Training

        • Room: 1C
        Speaker(s)
        Tracks:
        Sponsored by: Rosewater Energy
        • Manufacturer Product Training

        Friday, September 13
        11:30 AM - 1:30 PM


        • Room: 706
        The best-laid plans can go awry. This course will help increase confidence in confronting troubleshooting scenarios and resolving them to clients’ satisfaction. Applying advanced troubleshooting and maintenance procedures can save time, increase efficiency, and reduce service calls in the future. Topics will include: troubleshooting best practices and procedures in real-life... ...read more...
        Speaker(s)
        Presenter
        Steve Rissi
        Director of Technical Training
        CEDIA
        Tracks:
        • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
        • CEDIA Training

        Friday, September 13
        11:30 AM - 2:00 PM

        Friday, September 13
        12:00 PM - 12:20 PM


        • Room: Booth 1301
        Michael Heiss, Principal Consultant, M. Heiss Consulting eSports is growing as quickly as any other professional sports., At the same time, home- and professional gamers are making big money as home-based e-gamers. This FREE CEDIA Talk will give you the highlights on how to create an eSports environment in the residential... ...read more...
        • CEDIA Talks

        Friday, September 13
        12:00 PM - 1:00 PM


        • Room: 3B
        • Manufacturer Product Training

        • Room: 3A
        • Manufacturer Product Training

        Friday, September 13
        12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

        Friday, September 13
        12:30 PM - 1:30 PM


        • Room: 2B
        What keeps builders up at night? What makes it easy for them to say “yes?” Learn what drives builders and how to create tailored program that drive sales for your builder and revenues for you. Today’s builders – even high-volume builders – build “Personalized Homes on a Schedule” where no... ...read more...
        • Manufacturer Product Training

        Friday, September 13
        1:00 PM - 1:20 PM


        • Room: Booth 1301
        Julie Jacobson, CE Pro & Bigger Things, Emerald Expositions Ask any integrator how they market, and most will tell you: “I don’t need to. It’s all word-of-mouth.” Well, neighborhood networks are the new word-of-mouth. Hyperlocal social platforms like Nextdoor (and soon Google and Facebook) allow neighbors to engage, build trust, recommend,... ...read more...
        • CEDIA Talks

        Friday, September 13
        1:00 PM - 2:00 PM


        • Room: 712
        Speaker(s)
        Tracks:
        • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
        • CEDIA Training

        • Room: 1E
        Speaker(s)
        • Manufacturer Product Training

        Friday, September 13
        1:00 PM - 2:30 PM


        • Room: 1F
        Speaker(s)
        • Manufacturer Product Training

        • Room: 103
        Speaker(s)
        Tracks:
        • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
        • CEDIA Training

        • Room: 111
        Speaker(s)
        Tracks:
        • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
        • CEDIA Training

        • Room: 104
        Speaker(s)
        Tracks:
        • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
        • CEDIA Training

        • Room: 108
        Speaker(s)
        Tracks:
        • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
        • CEDIA Training

        • Room: 4A/4B
        • Manufacturer Product Training

        Friday, September 13
        1:00 PM - 3:00 PM


        • Room: 110
        Previously reserved for movie theaters and the “Bel Air Circuit,” opportunities are now opening up to install Digital Cinema Initiatives systems in wealthy customers’ homes to give them “day and date” first run movies on the same date as the theatrical release. This course will introduce the DCI ecosystem and... ...read more...
        Speaker(s)
        Presenter
        Peter Aylett
        President and CTO
        Archimedia HQ - Dubai
        Tracks:
        • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
        • CEDIA Training

        Friday, September 13
        1:00 PM - 4:00 PM


        • Room: 703
        Speaker(s)
        Tracks:
        • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
        • CEDIA Training

        • Room: 106
        Speaker(s)
        Tracks:
        • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
        • CEDIA Training

        • Room: 107/109
        Speaker(s)
        Tracks:
        • Advanced (more than 5 years experience)
        • CEDIA Training

        • Room: 105
        Speaker(s)
        Tracks:
        • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
        • CEDIA Training

        Friday, September 13
        1:00 PM - 6:00 PM


        • Room: 102
        Learn from top home theater industry designers in an advanced, hands-on workshop that will cover subjects including: high-performance theater room design, predicting and designing to the room’s characteristics, addressing best practices for home theater integration, and creating thorough documentation....
        Speaker(s)
        Co-Presenter
        Anthony Grimani
        President
        Grimani Systems
        Co-Presenter
        Rich Green
        President
        Rich Green Design
        Tracks:
        • Advanced (more than 5 years experience)
        • CEDIA Training

        Friday, September 13
        1:15 PM - 2:15 PM


        • Room: 3B
        • Manufacturer Product Training

        Friday, September 13
        1:30 PM - 1:50 PM


        • Room: Booth 1301
        Nathan Holmes, Technical Trainer, Access Networks With Wi-Fi now an expected utility in all buildings and 5G threatening to change the landscape of mobile data, what's next for our beloved Wi-Fi? Enter 'WiFi 6' the next big thing in wireless LAN! The introduction of WiFi 6 will bring, not only speed... ...read more...
        • CEDIA Talks

        Friday, September 13
        1:30 PM - 2:00 PM


        • Room: Smart Stage
        Samsung's Chris Simpson will discuss the benefits of implementing 8K and LED digital signage in the home and 'resimercial' environments. In addition to the incredible developments on the consumer side, this Talk will discuss the advancements of Samsung's business portfolio with display technology designed specifically to bring an added layer... ...read more...
        Sponsored by: Samsung
        • TechTalk

        Friday, September 13
        1:30 PM - 2:30 PM


        • Room: 2C
        Given four different times on Friday, September 13 (9:30am, 11:00am, 1:30pm, 3:00pm), this one hour course covers how to educate dedicated home theater clients on the differences between TV and cinema formats when watching movies; how to sell UltraWide 4K cinema as the best alternative to large flat panels even... ...read more...
        Speaker(s)
        Speaker
        Shawn Kelly
        Panamorph
        Tracks:
        • Manufacturer Product Training

        Friday, September 13
        1:30 PM - 3:30 PM


        • Room: 2A
        Designed for NEW dealers. The powerful hardware and advanced features of Total Control would not be possible without programming. During this session we will review URC Accelerator, the programming environment for Total Control, and explore some of the possibilities and options that are available for dealers....
        Speaker(s)
        Speaker
        Andrew Salanitro
        URC (Universal Remote Control)
        Speaker
        Mark Behan
        URC (Universal Remote Control)
        Tracks:
        Sponsored by:

        • Manufacturer Product Training

        Friday, September 13
        2:00 PM - 2:30 PM


        • Room: Smart Stage
        As the first company to release consumer 8K TVs, Samsung understands what features resonate most with end users. Samsung’s Phil Cohn, SVP of Sales, shares insights on the most desirable benefits that can open conversations with new customers or lead to repeat business with existing customers by upgrading their existing... ...read more...
        Sponsored by: Samsung
        • TechTalk

        Friday, September 13
        2:00 PM - 3:30 PM


        • Room: 1C
        Speaker(s)
        Tracks:
        Sponsored by:

        • Manufacturer Product Training

        • Room: 1A
        • Manufacturer Product Training

        • Room: 3C
        • Manufacturer Product Training

        • Room: 4E
        Speaker(s)
        Tracks:
        • Manufacturer Product Training

        • Room: 1D
        Sponsored by: Access Networks
        • Manufacturer Product Training

        Friday, September 13
        2:00 PM - 5:00 PM


        • Room: 706
        Master the “Three P’s” of retrofitting: planning, patience, and practice, as well as the tools and tricks of the trade to ensure a great experience for both you and your customer. This course focuses on addressing the challenges of installing equipment and cable in an existing home. Learn how to... ...read more...
        Speaker(s)
        Presenter
        Steve Rissi
        Director of Technical Training
        CEDIA
        Tracks:
        • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
        • CEDIA Training

        Friday, September 13
        2:30 PM - 3:30 PM


        • Room: 3B
        • Manufacturer Product Training

        • Room: 2B
        • Manufacturer Product Training

        Friday, September 13
        2:30 PM - 4:00 PM


        • Room: 1E
        Speaker(s)
        • Manufacturer Product Training

        • Room: 1B
        Speaker(s)
        Tracks:
        Sponsored by:

        • Manufacturer Product Training

        • Room: 4D
        Speaker(s)
        • Manufacturer Product Training

        Friday, September 13
        2:40 PM - 3:10 PM


        • Room: Smart Stage
        Subwoofer positioning (where and how many), common problems and how to avoid them, Harman’s updated Soundfield Management 2 (SFM2) low-frequency optimization, room EQ and correction for subwoofers, and more....
        Sponsored by: Harman
        • TechTalk

        Friday, September 13
        3:00 PM - 4:00 PM


        • Room: 2C
        Given four different times on Friday, September 13 (9:30am, 11:00am, 1:30pm, 3:00pm), this one hour course covers how to educate dedicated home theater clients on the differences between TV and cinema formats when watching movies; how to sell UltraWide 4K cinema as the best alternative to large flat panels even... ...read more...
        Speaker(s)
        Speaker
        Shawn Kelly
        Panamorph
        Tracks:
        • Manufacturer Product Training

        Friday, September 13
        3:00 PM - 4:30 PM


        • Room: 111
        Speaker(s)
        Tracks:
        • Basic (less than 2 years experience)
        • CEDIA Training

        • Room: 108
        Speaker(s)
        Tracks:
        • Advanced (more than 5 years experience)
        • CEDIA Training

        • Room: 103
        Speaker(s)
        Tracks:
        • Intermediate (3-5 years experience)
        • CEDIA Training

        • Room: 1F
        Speaker(s)
        • Manufacturer Product Training