CEDIA TO HOST PRE-AWARDS INDUSTRY WORKSHOP EVENT

Hosted at the Lutron Experience Centre in London, the workshop will discuss what’s next for the home technology industry. Concentrating on consumer and technology trends, the session will explore how these developments will affect businesses over the next five years.

CEDIA® has announced that it will be hosting a three-hour Technology, Consumer Trends and Business Strategy Workshop on the morning of Friday 29th September, before the industry heads to the highly anticipated 2017 CEDIA Awards ceremony in the evening.

Hosted at the Lutron Experience Centre in London, the workshop will discuss what's next for the home technology industry. Concentrating on consumer and technology trends, the session will explore how these developments will affect businesses over the next five years.
Organised by CEDIA's Technology Advisory Council, the day will begin with a brief update from each council member discussing their predictions for future trends in the technology market. Based on ideas raised covered, attendees will work in small groups to discuss and develop strategies to embrace opportunities and overcome potential challenges. Following the workshop session, integrators will be able to network with their fellow peers.
"This is a perfect opportunity for delegates to gain valuable insight into forthcoming developments" comments Matt Nimmons, Managing Director, CEDIA EMEA. "In an industry that is constantly evolving, it is vital for businesses to understand the changing technology and consumer trends that will affect how they trade. Offering professionals the latest thinking and practical advice, the workshop will be an insightful pre-cursor for an evening of innovation at the 2017 CEDIA Awards."
Agenda:
From 09:30 - Arrival and coffee
10:00 - 13:00 - Workshop session
13:00 - 14:00 - Lunch and networking
Tickets for the Technology, Consumer Trends and Business Strategy Workshop are priced at £75 + VAT for CEDIA members and £115 + VAT for non-members. To find out more about the event and to book a place, visit www.cedia.co.uk/cedia-events.

About CEDIA
CEDIA is the international trade association and central touch point for 3,700 member companies who design, manufacture, and install technology for the home. CEDIA is committed to helping members at every level set a pathway to prosperity by offering industry-leading education, training, and certification; delivering market intelligence through proprietary research; providing opportunities to foster community within the channel, and cultivating awareness with industry partners and consumers. CEDIA founded the largest annual residential technology show, now in its 27th year, and co-owns Integrated Systems Europe, the world's largest AV and systems integration exhibition. CEDIA members deliver technology solutions that allow people to have their best moments in life from the comfort of their own home. Life Lived Best at Home.
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