Introducing The 2020

Cardone Solomon & Associates

Virtual Manufacturers Showcase 5/11-5/15 

We are kicking off our Inaugural Virtual Conference to highlight product introductions and solutions from our manufacturers.  Many of the sessions will include products that would have been introduced at Avixa 2020.  Please join us to see great Innovation presented from the factory, by those who know it best.

Monday 5/11 9:00- 10:00  AM EST  COMPLETED

Bob Tamburri of Ashly Audio will show 13 new products.  Ashly has introduced two new lines of amplifiers the FA Series and the CA Series, in addition to a unique Mixer/AMP/DSP the MXA, managed by on board web browsers with new software called AquaControl.  They have also introduced new surface mount and column speakers for complete systems. 

 Monday 5/11 10:30-11:30 AM EST COMPLETED

Craig Richardson and Paul Roberts of AVEO Systems will show the new Mira Connect 10 table mount and wall mount versions.  They will also reveal many new feautures and drivers with multiple manufacturers.  This is a perfect solution for conference room control which provides a consistent experience across all of your huddle rooms, conference rooms and boardrooms. 

Monday 5/11 1:00-2:00 PM EST COMPLETED

Mike Best of AV ProEdge will show Video Infrastructure and Testing Products. He will review the extensive line of video switchers, extenders, test equipment, audio tools, video wall processors, HDMI copper and fiber cables and more.  With their DNA in video prcessing and testing, AV ProEdge has created many "one of a kind" solutions required by demanding customers.

Monday 5/11 2:30-4:00 PM EST COMPLETED

Mike Reilly of Barco will be presenting new Unified Communications Conference Series, Videowall Solutions including LCD, LED and Image Processing as well as Projection.

Tuesday 5/12 9:00-10:00 AM EST COMPLETED

Gary Vlaeminck of Cleerline Fiber will present Stronger, Safer, Fiber Optics Redefined.  Gary will review benefits of using fiber in general, and the unique benefits of Cleerline.  Gary will focus on the newest products which provide high density capability for the management and termination of up to 144 fibers in a single 1RU rack enclosure.  He will also introduce new 48Gbps Active Optical Cables.

Tuesday 5/12 10:30-11:30 AM EST COMPLETED

 Robert Moreau Managing Director of Clockaudio, with Greg Suchomel of CS&A will demo TIM1000 Tracking Intelligent Microphone.  This new ceiling microphone was built for simplicity of installation, with no configuration needed, and to provide superior audio in a conference room regardless of where the participant is in the room.

Tuesday 5/12 1:00-2:00 PM EST COMPLETED

David Curtinsmith of EDC Acoustics will present the new EDC Augmented Reality App.  EDC plane array technology enables end users the ability to create 3D wave fronts. Each speaker is capable of vertical and horizontal steering as well as customizable wave shaping, allowing re-configurable pattern control to suit any venue.  The App allows you to experience the results live in the room.

Tuesday 5/12 2:30-3:30 PM EST COMPLETED

Jim Shearing of EM Acoustics will introduce the new R10 Precision Passive Full Range Speaker.  The EM Reference Series of Loudspeakers is not simply another interation of a familiar slim profile form factor.  The series is the physical result of their ambition to redefine what is possible from a loudspeakers, representing the ultimate no-compromise solution for point source applications.

Wednesday 5/13 9:00-10:00 AM EST COMPLETED

Ladd Temple and Kelly Perkins of Innovox will introduce Superior Huddle Room Speaker Solutions.  The Synergy Compact is now joined by the new Flex Micro Focus, a Flex Focus line-array solution housed in a very slim-profile form factor. Micro Focus consists of two made-to-measure vertical line arrays match the exact height of your video display, while the LF module and system electronics are wall-mounted behind the display for very high-performance audio with discreet design.

Wednesday 5/13 10:30-11:00 AM EST COMPLETED

James Price of Lencore will discuss recent acquisition and future direction of Lencore.  Lencore transforms environments that change people’s lives. They engineer and build system solutions for Sound Masking, Paging and Audio with applications in a number of industries.

 Wednesday 5/13 1:00-2:00 PM EST COMPLETED

Rik Kirby for Linea Research will review the Linea Research networked, DSP, Dante Multi-Channel Amplifier line.  He will also brief us on future products including the System Engineer 8 Software and new Versa Power line of amplifiers. These more cost effective networked, DSP, Multi-Channel amplifiers for lower powered applications.

Wednesday 5/13 2:30-3:30 PM EST COMPLETED

Rik Kirby for Luminex will show Gigacore AV Network Switches and Araneo Network Management Software.  Araneo Network Management Software gives you a visual representation of your AV Network, simplifying setup and putting control in the hands of the AV technician.

Thursday 5/14 9:00-10:00 AM EST COMPLETED

Ken Hecht VP of R&D at Soundtube will present Dante/AES67 End to End solutions including their newest product the IPD-Hub2. The IPD Hub 2 Amplifier allows integrators to create a complete Dante-enabled audio system with SoundTube RVC-1 controls that's competitive with traditional 70v distributed Audio Systems. Additionally we will present the new RS1201i-SuperT Pendant Subwoofer-  Featuring transformerless 70/100v technology and more...

Thursday 5/14 10:30-11:30 AM EST

Bud Waters of RDL will present an overview of their dante offering, including new features and expansion of thei Bluetooth offering and how it integrates with their proprietary Format A line of products.

Thursday 5/14 1:00-2:00 PM EST

Chris Audette of SCT has new Camera Connection Kits and Integration Solutions.  He will be reviewing unique Remote Table Kits that mimic the connections on Cisco codecs at the table.  In addition he will brief us on a new USB 2.0 extension platform.  This will support all USB 2.0 cameras, is being brought to market in July, at a lower cost, and a smaller form factor.  

Thursday 5/14 2:30-3:30 PM EST

Brian McCormick of Stewart Audio will be starting the conversation about bringing Dante to scale with addressability and granularity using the existing network connection.  Our new line of PoE+ and PoE++ dongle amplifiers can be installed anywhere you need to power speakers. Besides the unique form factor and power to size ratio, they have added Ethernet control and remote current monitoring to identify problems before your customers do. Stewart Audio will also show you where this product offering is going beyond amplification with the goal of saving both time and money during installation and maintenance.

     Friday 5/15 9:00-10:00 AM EST

Symetrix Product Manager Dan Lynch and Sales Manager Ty Robinson will discuss the latest products from Symetrix and the new features in Symetrix Composer 7.3 software.  Topics include the W Series IP-based remotes, multi-track Audio Recording, the Web-based Event Scheduler, Intelligent Modules, and more.  Ty and Dan will also be able to answer questions about these new Symetrix products and features.

Friday 5/15 10:30-11:30 AM EST

Peter Papageorge of Televic will present new Televic offerings that lend themselves to the new requirements for hybrid meetings. The world will be different for a while…the Televic equipment offers the opportunity to communicate easily while observing the guidelines of social distancing during meetings.  Many Council Chamber meetings may have some local participants in addition to remote participants.  With the Televic solutions, you can accomplish these hybrid setups.

Friday 5/15 1:00 PM

Tim Murray of Visionary Solutions will present a true AV over IP technology with the ability to send any number of inputs to any number of outputs on a converged or stand-alone network.  The Encoders and Decoders can be HDMI only, or HDMI and Dante/AES67.  Visionary Solutions offers a variety of end points including a 2-gang wallplate encoder.

Friday 5/15 2:30 PM

Join us for musical performances and conversation by Mike Solomon as well as

Allan Carr & Jane Rothfield of Cardone Solomon & Associates