Tech Manager Call for Speakers: NYC AV/IT Leadership Summit -

Tech Manager Call for Speakers: NYC AV/IT Leadership Summit

AV/IT Talks give the stage to tech managers to share recent AV/IT case studies, design plans, new paradigms, pivots, and challenges/solutions.
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NewBay Media’s AV Technology magazine invites technology managers and C-level decision-makers to submit proposal abstracts for the AV/IT Talks Series convening during the AV/IT Leadership Summit in New York City, November 9-10, 2017. The Summit will take place at the stylish Stewart Hotel in Manhattan.

If you are a technology manager or AV/IT user working within institutions of higher ed, corporate, health care, government, transportation, entertainment, and other commercial enterprises facing the challenges of converging AV/IT technologies, please submit a 100-word (max) abstract.

AV/IT Talks are short (10 minutes in length), TED-inspired presentations. Each AV/IT Talk succinctly and passionately shares a recent AV/IT case study, design plan, new paradigm, and or challenge/solution. A brief Q&A follows each AV/IT Talk. The NYC AV/IT Leadership Summit audience will be approximately 80-90 attendees.

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Successful Ingredients of a 10-minute AV/IT Talk:

  • Anatomy of an AV over IP Project (We want specifics! The more specific your talk, the better.)
  • AV/IT-Related Challenge / Solution
  • AV/IT Action Plans (i.e. Networked AV Security, AV as a Service, Data-Driven Designs)
  • Pain Points and Real-World Remedies
  • Great Images to Illustrate Your Points
  • Exceptional Case Study of AV in Action
  • Lessons Learned and Hard-Earned Wisdom
  • AV/IT Technology & Storytelling. What is the EQ (Experiential Quotient) of This Project?
  • Call to Action! Inspire us. Challenge us to see and think differently about AV/IT.

How to Submit an Abstract

Email your 100-word (max) proposal abstract,* a brief bio note, and two low-res images to support your proposal to Margot Douaihy, editorial director, AV Technology <>, and Cindy Davis, events producer, AV Technology <>. Use the subject line: AV/IT Talk Abstract. The AV Technology Advisory Board will review final proposals.

Abstract Deadline: September 5, 2017

Learn more about the AV/IT Leadership Summit in this video:

*This Call for Speakers is for AV/IT users and technology managers only.* Stay tuned for registration info.

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