AVIXA Diversity Council ‘AVIXAMEETUP’

Russ Curry, Ministry of New Media

The AVIXA Diversity Council are holding another meeting in London shortly, this time on Wednesday May 15, 2019 during London Digital Signage Week at the Future of Work theatre, ExCeL London during the Unified Communications Event – UC EXPO, Co-located with CCX 2019.

This particular diversity event will explore and celebrate the positive benefits of diversity and inclusion in the workplace along with practical suggestions for increasing diversity and inclusion in the AV industry through recruitment.

The agenda is as follows: –

15:40 Registration in the Future of Work theatre at #UCEXPO
15:40 Introduction by Kevin McLoughlin, AV Manager, Royal Society for Medicine, AVIXA Diversity Council member
15:45 Recruiting from ex-forces veterans – Justin Paveley, AVMI Project Director
15:55 Existing graduate career paths – Jack Laidlaw, BSc Audiovisual Technology Programme Leader, Middlesbrough College.
16:05 Case Study: Wendy Baker, HR Senior Specialist, Shure
16:15 Panel Discussion: moderated by Graeme Massey , MD Jacobs Massey Recruitment; Justin Paveley, Project Director AVMI; Jack Laidlaw BSc Audiovisual Technology Programme Leader, Middlesbrough College, Wendy Baker, HR Senior Specialist, Shure
17:00 Close of meeting
17:00 – 19:00 networking drinks with Pizza

It’s not complicated BUT two separate registrations are needed to attend this event;

  1. Register in advance for UC EXPO to ensure free entry to where the AVIXA Diversity Council meeting is being held. Click here and use the promotional code AVIXAMEETUP
  2. Register here for the AVIXA Diversity Council meet up itself

Attendees will be drawn from across the AV industry spectrum from end users, Technology managers, manufacturers, distributors, integrators, consultants and technicians.

London Digital Signage Week takes place May 13-17, 2019 and as with its counterpart in New York, the week is for anyone involved with digital signage and interested in retail, employee communications, smart cities, digital out of home and of course digital signage!

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