Unified Collaborative Communications Community Connects at InfoComm 2013

Leading audiovisual trade show partners with industry association on unified collaborative conferencing

Fairfax, VA - March 21, 2013 - InfoComm 2013 and IMCCA, the video conferencing and telepresence association, have partnered to bring the latest unified collaborative conferencing products, solutions and training to InfoComm. The largest commercial audiovisual show, InfoComm 2013, will be held at theOrange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL, June 8-14. More than 100 manufacturers are participating in a 50,000 square-foot exhibitor floor pavilion showcasing cutting-edge products. InfoComm 2013 will join together the leading innovators of telepresence, conferencing and unified communications to discuss and showcase the most current advances and best practices for the audiovisual and IT professional.


"Today's unified communication and collaboration technology is driving new patterns in the workplace with exciting offerings that complement operations and deliver on the promise of ROI," said Carol Zelkin, Executive Director, IMCCA. "InfoComm is the show to see firsthand how these technologies are a catalyst for innovation and agility within theworkplace."

"New technology and applications continue to push the unified collaborative communications industry well beyond videoconferencing," said David Labuskes, CTS, RCDD, Executive Director and CEO, InfoComm International. "Partnering with IMCCA, InfoComm 2013 will feature the largest unified collaborative communications products and technology showing under one roof, highlighting the entire spectrum of collaborative conferencing and telepresence products andsolutions, including video chat options, mobile and cloud-based conferencing solutions, various web conferencing tools, managedservices and more."

Unified Collaborative Conferencing Pavilion

The Unified Collaborative Conferencing Pavilion, located on the show floor, will showcase the software and systems that enable flawless face-to-face communication from anywhere in the world. The developers and manufacturers will be on hand to provide every solution for a highly functioning system, including:

● Room systems

● Mobile and cloud-based conferencing solutions

● Codecs, network bridges and gateways

● Voice over IP, conference phones and cameras

The pavilion will feature more than 100 exhibitors representing the complete range of unified collaborative communications technologies. Exhibiting companies include AVI-SPL; Cisco; Dimension Data; LifeSize, A division of Logitech; Polycom; RADVISION, an Avaya Company; and Vidyo.

The Collaborative Conferencing Program and Exhibit at InfoComm 2013 will address the challenges and opportunities facing today's visual conferencing and unified communications solutions professionals.

Program highlights include:

· Super Tuesday Session: Unified Communications and Collaboration

Tuesday, June 11, 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

This full-day session explains how unified communications enters the meeting space from an AV perspective and explores the current market, mobility, virtualization and the cloud.

· IMCCA Partner Training

IMCCA will offer two days of targeting programming co-located at InfoComm 2013 for those seeking the best in unified collaborative conferencing. From mobile and desktop integration to the state of the industry, the trainings span the hottest topics from the ground work to the groundbreaking.

· IMCCA State of the Industry Lunch & Learn 2013

Wednesday, June 12, noon - 2:00 p.m.

Join industry experts and senior executives as they address the latest issues related to conferencing, collaboration, and unified communications.

· Manufacturers' Training

Many of the leading names in conferencing and control systems are offering product-specific sessions throughout the show.

For more news on InfoComm 2013 before, during and after the show, visit infocommshow.org
or follow the show on Facebook, and Twitter and the InfoComm 2013 Blog.

InfoComm is sponsored by Blackmagic Design, Christie, Crestron, Panasonic ,Samsung and Aurora.

About IMCCA

IMCCA is a non-profit industry association resolved to strengthen and grow the overall collaborative conferencing and unified communications industry by providing impartial information and education about people-to-people, environmentally friendly communication and collaboration technology and applications. For more information, please visit www.imcca.org or email Carol Zelkin at czelkin@imcca.org.

About InfoComm International

InfoComm International® is the international trade association representing the professional
audiovisual and information communications industries. Established in 1939, InfoComm has
more than 5,000 members, including manufacturers, systems integrators, dealers and distributors,
independent consultants, programmers,rental and staging companies, end-users and multimedia
professionals from more than 80 countries. InfoComm International is the leading resource
for AV standards, market research andnews. Its training, certification and education programs
set a standard of excellence for AV professionals. InfoComm International is the founder of
InfoComm, the largest annual conference and exhibition for AV buyers and sellers worldwide.
InfoComm also produces trade shows inAsia, Europe, Latin America and the Middle East.

Additional information is available at infocomm.org.

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