A State of Control 48 slate

A State of Control 48: Jabroni

Project managing programmers

Project managers and programmers have different goals and timelines. They both need to work together to complete the AV install on time and with the desired outcome. On this episode of A State of Control we talk about the importance of project managers in a control and automation project and how to get both sides communicating more effectively.

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Daily Download May 30, 2018

The value of Crestron Masters

A State of Control 45: Each year Crestron Electronics invites their certified programmers to the Northeast for training, networking, and furthering their careers. It’s called Crestron Masters. Host Steve Greenblatt who’s attended nearly every Masters talks with those who attended and have attained the “Diamond” level certification; the highest Crestron offers.

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State of Control 45 slate

A State of Control 45: Meet the Gems

Audiovisual Programming Peer learning

Each year a gathering of Crestron Certified programmers takes place. It’s called Masters and the gathering is a chance for those who have earned at least a basic Crestron certification to get deep dive into what’s coming next from the control and video distribution giant. Now they have added Diamond Level certification and that entails teaching your peers. On this episode of A State of Control we talk with three Diamond Certified Crestron programmers

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AVWeek 348 slate

AVWeek 348: AV Camp

Connecting around the AV campfire

The list of presentations for InfoComm 2018 Center Stage has been announced. How these presentations match up to other educational opportunities at the show. Crestron Masters has come and gone for 2018. The importance of this annual retreat for audiovisual control programmers. Racial diversity in the AV community.

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Daily Download April 17, 2018

Mainstream your control programming

A State of Control 43: The ProAV industry has been talking about configuration taking over programming as well as getting more traditional computer languages like C# and others in the control and automation segment for a while. Our panel discusses whether audiovisual programmers should be excited about mainstream computer programmers in control or should they be afraid.

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