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SUBMISSIONS OPEN FOR WHITE NIGHT 2015

SUBMISSIONS OPEN FOR WHITE NIGHT 2015

Melbourne’s White Night festival returns in February 2015 and organisers are calling for submissions from artists, designers, performers, businesses and organisations interested in contributing to the event.   The festival has showcased a variety of small to large scale lighting treatments and installations in its previous two years. Organisers say any type of lighting, AV
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September 10, 2014 Industry

HILLS HOISTS CALL FOR INNOVATION

HILLS HOISTS CALL FOR INNOVATION

Hills Limited has called on Australian innovators and entrepreneurs to submit proposals for ideas, projects and start-ups that can be funded, developed and commercialised in the company’s new Adelaide-based Innovation Centre. Hills chief technology officer, Leica Ison, says the company is looking to identify and support the best talent Australia has to offer, and to
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September 9, 2014 Companies

STEWART LAUNCHES LOW-POWER NETWORKED AMPS

STEWART LAUNCHES LOW-POWER NETWORKED AMPS

Most networked amplifiers today specialise in high channel counts for large installations, with amplifiers centralised in densely populated racks to serve global PA systems. To address the need for lower channel count support at the local amplification stage, Stewart Audio has introduced a family of four low-wattage networked amplifiers.   The new series brings the
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September 9, 2014 Industry, Products

IN MEMORIAM: PASQUALE “PAKY” QUADRI

IN MEMORIAM: PASQUALE “PAKY” QUADRI

Pasquale Quadri, founder and chairman of show lighting company Clay Paky, passed away on 7 September at his home in Torre de’ Roveri in Italy. Quadri, 67, is survived by his wife Antonella, two daughters and two granddaughters. From a statement released by Clay Paky: Pasquale “Paky” Quadri was a highly successful entrepreneur, although very reserved.
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September 8, 2014 People

HAYCOM ACQUIRES ADELAIDE’S MULTIVISION

HAYCOM ACQUIRES ADELAIDE’S MULTIVISION

Technical event production company Haycom has expanded its Adelaide-based operations with the acquisition of South Australian supplier Multivision.   Effective September 1, the move sees Haycom take over all of Multivision’s equipment, clients, and permanent team members who will be moving to Haycom’s Adelaide warehouse. Haycom directors Alan Hay, Mario Valenti and Stuart Gregg have
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September 2, 2014 Companies

DIGISTOR APPOINTS PAUL HAYES

DIGISTOR APPOINTS PAUL HAYES

Sydney-based digital media integration specialist Digistor has appointed Paul Hayes as its new workflow and solution sales consultant from September 1. Hayes has been involved in the Australian and Asia Pacific television and post-production industry for more than 25 years, spending the last 18 in sales and marketing of specialist broadcast and professional video production
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September 2, 2014 People

INDUSTRY CELEBRATES AVIAS 2014

INDUSTRY CELEBRATES AVIAS 2014

Commercial or Government Installation – Budget: More than $500K 3D Audio Visual Project: University of WA – M Block, collaborative teaching & learning facility Judges: “Every aspect of the project exhibits careful and considered design coupled with innovative applications of available technologies. Simple touches such as the colour coding of inputs and room areas make
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August 27, 2014 Industry

BOSCH PARTNERS WITH AUDIO BRANDS

BOSCH PARTNERS WITH AUDIO BRANDS

Bosch Communications Systems has announced the appointment of Sydney-based Audio Brands Australia as a new distribution partner from August 2014. Audio Brands will focus on promoting and supporting the Bosch PLENA commercial range of PA systems and speakers including the Australian-designed PLENA matrix, and the entry-level conferencing system CCS900, throughout its network in the eastern
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August 22, 2014 Companies

APAC: THE RISING STAR OF PRO AV

APAC: THE RISING STAR OF PRO AV

Our exclusive preview of InfoComm’s 2014 Asia-Pacific AV Market and Strategy Study Text:/ Jen Temm   The Asia-Pacific region is leading the global AV market as the fastest growing region for the AV industry, with growth projected to rise by 15 percent to reach $41.6 billion by 2016 (all amounts are in US dollars). The
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August 21, 2014 Industry

INTEGRATE WITH INFOCOMM

INTEGRATE WITH INFOCOMM

  InfoComm International is delighted to partner once again with the Integrate Show for 2014, this year being held at Sydney Olympic Park. We look forward to meeting show attendees during the 3 day event at our booth F74 adjacent to the café on the right side of the hall. We will be sharing key industry insights during
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August 20, 2014 Industry