CEDIA Talks

CEDIA Talks 

Free to all attendees, join CEDIA for CEDIA Talks in booth 1527 to hear from top industry minds on critical topics affecting the home tech industry today and what to expect tomorrow. Only 20 minutes long, CEDIA Talks will offer crucial insights on emerging trends, new technologies, and strengthening business practices. Check below to see what was discussed during CEDIA Talks 2018!

Thursday, September 6

11:00am - 11:20am

What Does Autonomous Vehicle Tech Mean to You?

Peter Aylett, President & CTO, Archimedia

11:30am - 11:50am

What the Hell is a 'Blockchain'? Busting the Lid on the Future of Money

Geoff Meads, Managing Director, Presto

12:00pm - 12:20pm

Leaving your Company with a Voice that Lives Long After the Sale

Joe Whitaker, Co-Owner & President, The Thoughtful Home

12:30pm - 12:50pm

ATSC 3.0 is Here: Why This Matters to You

Michael Heiss, M. Heiss Consulting

1:00pm - 1:20pm

Voice Control: The Art of the Possible

Frank Defilippis, National Sales Manager, DISH Network

2:00pm - 2:20pm

How AR and VR are Impacting Design and Why it's Great News for the CEDIA Channel

Jonathan Law, President, Real AV

2:30pm - 2:50pm

Multi-Dimensional Light

Sam Woodward, Customer Education Leader, Europe and Africa, Lutron

FRIDAY, September 7

11:00am - 11:20am


Robots in the Home: AI Gets Physical

Rich Green Owner, Rich Green Designs

11:30am - 11:50am


The Wellness Movement: What Science Says About Lighting, Audio, Air Quality, VR, & More

Julie Jacobson, Founding Editor, CE Pro & EH Publishing

12:00pm - 12:20pm


Improving your Service Area with Virtual Locations and Local Phone Numbers

Rusty Deeble, Owner, Digital Installers

12:30pm - 12:50pm


Novel Applications of AI in the Smart Home: Safety, Energy Management, and Beyond

Alex Capecelatro, Co- Founder & CEO Josh.ai 

1:00pm - 1:20pm


Why You Should Add Fiber to Your Electronics Diet

Buzz Delano, Director of Business Development, Celerity Technologies

3:15pm - 3:35pm


The Human Factor

Heather Sidorowicz, President, Southtown Audio Video