Philadelphia, Pa. -- Almo Professional A/V has expanded the lineup at its E4 AV training and networking event in Washington, D.C., on May 18.
Working in partnership with InfoComm International, the distributor has added Women in AV (WAVE) as a new presenter; new courses from Planar, Cables To Go, Samsung and Brawn Consulting; and product debuts from NanoLumens and Chief. During the event, Almo will also present the first E4 Education Ambassador award to Dr. Randy Lemke, executive director and CEO of InfoComm.
"With our E4 D.C. event taking place only a few weeks before InfoComm, many of our exhibiting manufacturers are taking advantage of this time to preview new products and topics that will be formally launched in June," said Sam Taylor, executive VP/COO for Almo Professional A/V.
The event will be held at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, and is free to Almo Pro A/V's reseller, integrator and consultant partners. To register, visit
. A preview of the Almo Pro A/V E4 tour is available
A complete list of sessions follows:
â€¢ Displays on Display: An Integrator's Guide to Specifying Displays for Digital Signage: Chris Lookenott, Planar Systems
â€¢ Introduction to Master Antenna TV and RF Distribution (1 CTS RU): Joe Cornwall, Cables To Go
â€¢ Interactive Display Tables with Natural Interfaces - The Future Is Here: Don Hickey, Samsung Electronics
â€¢ Word to the Wise! Best Practices for Installing Large-Format Displays (1 CTS RU): Alan Brawn, Brawn Consulting
â€¢ Women in AV: Mentoring Techniques: Jennifer Willard, WAVE.
The E4 AV program can be accessed on demand during and after each event for instructor videos, copies of the course presentations and live Twitter updates.
E4 D.C. will also include a behind-the-scenes look at the new NanoLumens 114-inch NanoSlim in a 5mm pixel pitch and an example of Chief's program for custom, preloaded AV racks based on the newly renovated RackBuilder application.
Other new products to be showcased include the ultra-slim and lightweight flexible and rigid LED displays from NanoLumens; Clarity Matrix ADA-compliant video wall systems from Planar Systems; the SUR40 Surface Table from Samsung; Christie MicroTiles large displays with JumpStart content management; the Aquos Board 70-inch LED interactive display with touch screen from Sharp; and a 47-inch all-weather digital signage display from SunBrite's Marquee Series.
A full list of E4 exhibitors is available