Attracted by converging trends: high turnout for Tech Event23 April 2007
The one-day show, which was sponsored by PSCo and Maverick. featured a busy seminar schedule, feature areas and packed exhibition area, all focused on the emerging technologies available in the converging world of AV and IT.
Exhibitors were pleased with the turnout. Hitachi product manager and key account manager, Axel Kutschke, comments: “Tech Event was brilliant and was a great platform for our new product line, CPX400, to be on display to the public.”
Highlights of the day included the popular seminars, including Keynote sessions from Cisco which provided valuable insight into the importance of converging technologies.
Convergent announced an exclusive distribution partnership with Lifesize for delivery of its revolutionary new HD video conferencing system to the UK market. Lifesize is the first company to develop and deliver high definition video communications products. Their award winning solution ‘LifeSize Room’ was on display at Tech Event, complete with live demonstrations.
Other exhibitors included PSCo, which launched an extensive range of AQUiVO weather resistant LCD screens at the show, while showcasing a fleet of Panasonic 103″ plasmas and a 7×4 panel InfinitePlasma wall. Meanwhile Hotlamps exhibited with its international workforce on show, talking to clients in the aisles about the company’s latest addition, APO, the world’s first brand compatible range of projector lamps.
Screen Expert, the only dedicated specialist distributor of projection screens in the UK, announced two new partnerships at the show: the company will exclusively distribute projector screens by Aisan manufacturer OS Screens, and has also linked up with Lumin Technologies to offer a high end, bespoke screen selection with some of the most unique screen designs to date.