10 things not to miss at Integrate 2019
With the 2019 Integrate conference in Melbourne right around the corner, it’s time to start planning the three day event. With a lot to pack in, speeches to see, panels to watch and exhibitors to visit, it can be a little daunting scheduling it all. So, get organised and note down what you really don’t want to miss, when it’s on, and where you’ll find it.
To help you out, here’s our ten picks of things not to miss at Integrate. Don’t forget to download the official Integrate App to help organise the best experience.
1. Step up your AV knowledge in the Speaker Series
Hear firsthand from local and international expert speakers as they deliver their knowledge on all things AV. Featuring Gary Kayye of rAVe Publications, a 25 year veteran of technology branding and marketing; Marie-Claire Ross of Trustologie, an experienced C-suite leader who now imparts her insight onto other leaders to help create high-performance teams; and Alex James, a marketing and strategy genius. Plus so many, many more.
2. Talk all things tech in the…Tech Talks
Tech talks that will inspire you to make the next big thing with an incredible line up of guest speakers and informative panels over the full three day program. We recommend catching “The Poly Experience: One to One, One to Many and Many to Many – The complete UC experience”, and what is surely to be a lively discussion, “Everything is on fire, we’re all going to die”.
3. Put the ‘X’ factor into new markets with AVIXA Education
The AVIXA seminar program is hotly anticipated each year as keen AV professionals of all different backgrounds and skill levels get educated by fellow industry professional brimming with knowledge. This years program covers Retail, Hospitality, Corporate, and Education as well as Dante Certification Level 2.
4. Hands-on expert training from CEDIA
An opportunity to get taught by internationally recognised instructors, this years CEDIA Training sessions include: crossing the project finish line; integrating custom voice control; the fundamentals of control systems; and working with architects.
5. Find your inner super hero in the AVIXA Women’s Council Breakfast
Continuing to support and empower women in tech, and the AV industry, since 2015, the AVIXA Women’s Council Breakfast has offered inspiration and mentorship opportunities for everyone in the industry. This year Dr Jenine Beekhuyzen, Founder of the Tech Girl Movement, will be speaking about her belief that “Tech Girls are Superheros”.
6. Be captivated with A.P Technologies
As the Australia and New Zealand distributor of Epiphan and Swivl products, A.P Technologies know a thing or two about video capture and live video production. Find them at stand E38 this year and learn about what’s next and how you can get your hands on the latest and greatest AV tech.
7. AV on the mind with Mindsystems
Leaders in software and systems development as well as software training, Mindsystems offer unparalleled support for Bluebeam Revu®, Autodesk AutoCAD®, MindManager® and more for AEC and business. See how they can help at stand L52 this year.
8. And the award goes to…
Combining two industry awards in one night, the 2019 Integrate conference will present awards for both Oceanias brightest AV professionals and the best APEC AV projects. This year’s AVIA finalists include Electric Canvas for their work at the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games, Pro AV Solutions for their work at The Sphere at QUT and the Museum of New Zealand, Te Papa Tongarewa for their Te Taiao Nature Exhibition.
9. Insights in a Flash…Track
Fast and free is the key here with these AVIXA Flashtrack sessions that cover excerpts from AVIXA courses for practical applications and skills in 20 minutes or so. This year there’s the “Twenty Minute Design School”, “10 Standards You Should Know About”, and “Where to from here? The Future of AV Industry”, plus more.
10. Got an app for that
Get the most out of the 2019 Integrate conference and get the official Integrate App. You can personalise your schedule, find speaker information, access the event map and exhibitor info and more, all in one place.
You can see, hear and experience all the action at the 2019 Integrate Expo at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre from August 27-29. Time is running out to claim your free exhibition entry before doors open on the 27th August- simply click here to register to attend.