NYDSW 2018

Once again we are packing our bags and heading to New York. Each year the Digital Signage industry gathers in New York for a week of conversations, presentations, and collaborative sessions discussing technology, content creation, and more. This year, New York Digital Signage Week takes place the week of October 29 and we will begin our coverage as we have the last 3 years with a live broadcast from Daktronics in Times Square.

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AVNation’s coverage of New York Digital Signage Week 2018 is sponsored by Daktronics.

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On weekly conference call, associations reported on how the channel is joining the fight against COVID-19.

The show will now be held from September 15-18 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

LumenAD is using the two projectors in a DOOH installation on the facade of Galia Nervión, a well-known building located in Seville’s main shopping district.

The show will be rescheduled for the summer or fall of 2020.

The integration eliminates the need to physically configure BrightSign media players.

Through its browser-based GUI, CG-Portable makes it easy to produce and display lower-thirds and other graphics.

Gold, Silver and Bronze awards will be presented as part of the Free Networking Reception and APEX Awards ceremony on April 1.

Samsung’s MagicINFO digital signage management platform is now a critical component to HAVRION’s solutions.

Event management says the virus will not hamper the upcoming trade show and conference.

The company has also released version 3.11 of its Connect Room Sign software.

Glory will boost Acrelec by helping to elevate sales and enhance services worldwide.

How Black Box is working with SDVoE to make the multimedia distribution solution MCX at ISE 2020.

Sabrina Allard of Broadsign is in the AVNation ISE Studio to discuss the company’s enhanced OOH platform.

The courses are designed to provide fundamental understanding as well as in-depth technical training.

Tim Albright is in AVNation’s ISE Studio with Colin Farquhar of Exterity to discuss the company’s new digital signage media players.

The new integration provides CAASie’s user base of local advertisers with access to premium DOOH screens and brings Broadsign Reach DSP integrations to over thirty.

Matt Scott talks with Peerless-AV’s Sam Shadman about the company’s range of custom mounts for seamless video walls.

Matt Scott visits Chris Hayward of Peerless-AV to get the story behind the company’s Outdoor Smart City Kiosk.

Matt Scott takes a walk with Crestron’s Nic Milani through the company’s expansive booth were the themes are incremental changes and key partnerships.

The company will present an ultra-fine pitch LED technology demonstration of a 0.6 millimeter video wall featuring micro LED.

The panel will discuss how the state of the digital signage world today and in the coming era.

The MediaStar Systems product portfolio provides IPTV, digital signage and multimedia distribution.

Ditto digital signage includes screen mirroring integration, free templates, emergency alerts, scheduling, and more.

The novel coronavirus outbreak has motivated LG’s decision to pull out of two major tech events.

The new software licenses are designed to be both flexible and future-proof.

The integration enables media owners to report audiences for specific campaigns across relevant inventory.

The conference seminars, peer-led luncheon roundtable discussions and free on-floor workshops are part of DSE’s educational program.

Bannister Lake expands its collection of available data feeds by providing customers with access to international real-time transit information.

Wipliance created a multiscreen experience for guests, relying on J+P’s solutions to deliver live sports and other programming.

The SaaS platform that allows end users to store, organize, select, program and display digital content on any screen

Among the more than 200 vendors exhibiting, many of them will be introducing new products at the show.

Demo stations on the stand will present how disguise’s solutions are used on huge global projects and productions.

The company will also highlight the new EZ TV Player Lite for the first time.

The new product showcase at ISE 2020 follows a highly successful 2019 for the company.

Katrin Robertson will lead the panel for the organization’s 2020 Awards in Toronto.

The software is available for new BrightSign shipments or as a field upgrade for existing players.

GeoBox is a range of standalone one-box processors for controlling video-wall content.

The distributor will focus on wireless presentation systems, digital signage displays, AVoIP solutions, multiviewers, and USB extenders.

Among the more than 200 vendors that will be exhibiting on the show floor, many of them will be introducing new products.

Reserva Edge optimizes workspace and provides a dynamic, interactive communications platform.

Galileo drives the lounge’s 1 x 6 portrait video wall to entertain and inform viewers.

The tech integration broadens international, programmatic dynamic DOOH inventory available via the TPS Engage DSP.

AVM will distribute the suppliers range of digital signal distribution products

Black Box experts will be available demo solutions for video walls, digital signage and control rooms.

Weiss will provide leadership, direction and management of the finance and accounting teams.

The Advisory Board is comprised of more than 60 professionals spanning different verticals.

EZ TV to deliver live feed of the games and digital signage to fans.

The integration is part of Broadsign’s international growth strategy.

LookingGlass Concierge has been developed to improve customer and visitor experiences.

New features include new admin controls and design enhancements.

The company will demonstrate products for multiple markets including retail and workplace communications.

Media buyers will have access to 50,000 roadside, transit, retail, and place-based digital screens.

This West Coast growth follows renewal of Vector’s exclusive partnership with Baltimore’s MTA.

The canopy was manufactured in more than 67,000 modules containing 49 million LEDs.

The latest version of the software supports SAML 2.0, Astra Schedule, and more.

The digital signage platform was recognized for its creative design at University of Maryland.

The event will showcase the EZ TV IPTV and Digital Signage Platform, Media Library, and more.

Exterity will showcase the latest enhancements to its product portfolio during SATIS 2019.

Fernando Monetti has joined VITEC as sales director for Latin America.

B-Tech digital signage kiosk gives LG ultra-stretch display housing globally.

Embed Digital releases software to control and update digital menus.

New digital signage industry podcast from Visix.

We talk to Sunbrite TV about their outdoor solutions for digital signage and how they have improved the design with SnapAV at InfoComm 2019.

Expanded 86-inch touch screen and virtually seamless video wall from LG digital signage.

NEC Releases ALP Pro, Enterprise Business Intelligence Platform, with robust data collection and reporting tools so that client companies can deliver targeted content.

Disrupting the LED market again, SiliconCore announced at InfoComm 2019 a new 0.83 2000 nit Lotus.

Samsung introduces 8K display with AI to convert 1080 or 4K content to 8K, and machine learning to self-correct the algorithm for best quality output.

LG digital signage displays welcome InfoComm 2019 at Orlando International Airport

Carousel Digital Signage connects cloud to Mersive and BrightSign players.

Trueform Digital gives New York MTA travel, local information with digital signage kiosks.

Visix bringing interactive room signs to InfoComm 2019.

Northwestern University uses VITEC IPTV for new arena video distribution.

Black Box unveils their video over IP plans for InfoComm 2019.

Broadsign buys Ayuda creating unified OOH inventory, marketing, and management solutions.

Trueform Digtial, Quividi, and Intel show off AI-powered digital signage at London mixer.

Trueform provides digital signage to Pikasso centers in Africa, Asia.

Samsung tours U.S. showing audiovisual dealers display technology.

AxisTV Alert for CAP-Compliant Emergency Notifications on Digital Signs.

Utah Jazz and Revel Media leverage Samsung SOC for audiovisual and digital signage renovation.

Looking at Panasonic’s display combining digital signage and projection for a unique experience at DSE 2019.

Dual sided and easily serviceable digital signage kiosk solution.

Legrand developed mounting solutions specifically for digital signage applications.

Peerless-AV intros gen 2 of digital signage kiosks with Brighsign integrated.

NEC and Signagelive partner with deep integration into NEC’s ALP for AI analytics for digital signage.

NEC reveals new UHD/4K digital signage display ahead of DSE 2019.

Draper previews their custom audiovisual solutions ahead of DSE 2019

Commercial Integrator tools for helping clients find direction with wayfinding.

Daktronics bringing street furniture and Optica digital banners to DSE 2019

Viewsonic and Hiperwall partner for digital signage hardware and software solution

Discussing digital signage with BenQ at ISE 2019 and their X-Sign management software that guides companies from content creation to screen distribution.

Seeing Peerless-AV’s Seamless video wall in action at ISE 2019, and gathering analytics through digital signage.

Zenith Media’s EVP will discuss digital signage in a post-digital age to the commercial integrators at DSE 2019

Harman US commercial integrators get access to digital signage data analytic system from Samsung SDS

Margot Douaihy recaps NYDSW 2018 and does a deep dive into digital signage’s future.

AVIXA Women’s local council teams up with Women of Digital Signage for NYDSW event

DisplayNote provides the software that turns NEC displays into audiovisual collaboration and UCC devices.

Patrick May from Legrand AV discusses his team’s internal collaboration and working with NEC to provide solutions for commercial integrators.

We are live from Times Square kicking off New York Digital Signage Week 2018

NEC goes beyond the screen and lays a roadmap for the future of digital signage.

Using audiovisual technology, digital signage, and augmented reality to create exceptional experiences at live sporting events.

Getting your audiovisual firm to create consistent, compelling digital signage content.

AVNation heads to New York for New York Digital Signage Week 2018

Black Box looks beyond the hardware to 8K ready software only applications for Video Walls and Digital Signage.

LED video walls with the ability to bend and be shaped for better delivery of message and brand pop.

Ginny Deitchler has been hired as Director of Client Management at Grandesign after 14 years at Outdoor Promotions.

Digital Signage Expo 2018 brings a Tech Talk about using augmented reality in marketing and advertising.

Notch has created a unique business model that asks audiovisual integrators to pay for a subscription to their digital signage creation software.

Digital Signage Expo will hold the next installment in its free weekly webinar series to be presented in the first quarter targeting transit customer experience

Heading up and down Manhattan for a week covering all things digital signage for you. Here is our wrap up of five days in New York talking digital signage.

NEC’s Rich Ventura talks with Tim Albright about the 24 year history of the NEC show in New York. They also discuss how NEC is helping advance the digital signage space.s

From the Daktronics office in the middle of Times Square, we kick off New York Digital Signage Week 2017. We discuss the latest technology, content creation, and buying habits of outdoor media owners.

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Barix is introducing an updated to the Audio Signage platform that allows audiovisual installers to provide multichannel audio in digital signage installations.

Digital Signage Connection is hosting a 30 minute webinar on advertising in smart cities. Kenneth Brinkmann will talk how the new connected city will force advertising to evolve.

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