#AVITSUMMIT

Thursday, August 5, 2021
9:00 AM - 9:10 AM (EDT)

Welcoming Remarks

Megan A. Dutta Matthew Pruznick
9:10 AM - 9:45 AM (EDT)

Keynote Address

9:45 AM - 10:00 AM (EDT)

Morning Keynote

10:00 AM - 10:50 AM (EDT)

What the Spec?

Why does it feel like it's integrators versus consultants versus IT? This panel will discuss how #AVTweeps can work better together—from the beginning–to create a five-star experience for clients before the first spec is even written.

Megan A. Dutta Joseph (Joey) D'Angelo Jarrod Hillman Lex Peters
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM (EDT)

The Future of Pro AV Technology

Manufacturers discuss new technologies and the impact they'll have on the pro AV industry. They'll tell us what the field will look like in one, three, and five years.

Matthew Pruznick
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM (EDT)

Networking in Exhibit Hall

Join our sponsors in the virtual exhibit hall to learn more about the latest pro AV technologies.

12:45 PM - 1:00 PM (EDT)

Afternoon Keynote

1:00 PM - 1:45 PM (EDT)

Human-Centered Design

A panel of experts discuss the concept of human-centered design and share how it can help you increase your bottom line.

Megan A. Dutta
1:45 PM - 2:15 PM (EDT)

Networking in Exhibit Hall

Join our sponsors in the virtual exhibit hall to learn more about the latest pro AV technologies.

2:15 PM - 3:15 PM (EDT)

AV in a Post-COVID-19 World

As corporations, universities, and the like are beginning to re-open, what do AV professionals need to know to prepare themselves for a post-COVID-19 world? Leading manufacturers discuss the evolution of collaboration and the resources they have available to integrators and technology managers.

Matthew Pruznick
3:15 PM - 4:00 PM (EDT)

Pivot, Pivot, Pivot

COVID-19 forced the pro AV industry to rethink business practices—concerts became drive-ins, empty stadiums were filled with fake crowd noises, the list goes on and on. In this session, AV professionals share lessons learned, new avenues for revenue growth, and how they plan to move forward.

Megan A. Dutta Amanda Boyer Alexis La Broi
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM (EDT)

Networking in Exhibit Hall

Join our sponsors in the virtual exhibit hall to learn more about the latest pro AV technologies.

4:30 PM - 4:45 PM (EDT)

Closing Keynote

4:45 PM - 5:00 PM (EDT)

Wrap-Up/Passport to Prizes

Moderators and AV/IT Summit attendees will discuss key takeaways from the day. Attendees who are present for this sessions and have completed their Passport to Prizes card will also have a chance to win big with our sponsors.

Megan A. Dutta Matthew Pruznick
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (EDT)

Networking in Exhibit Hall

Join our sponsors in the virtual exhibit hall to learn more about the latest pro AV technologies.

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM (EDT)

Happy Hour

Join fellow #AVTweeps for an hour of virtual networking.

Megan A. Dutta Matthew Pruznick