Vendor Showcase and Seminars
Please click on the vendor's name below to learn more about the company and their technology presentation.
|Apple||Dell||Research In Motion|
|Audio Video Corp||HP||Verizon|
|Blackboard||Maven Technologies||WEPA Inc.|
Adobe works closely with education leaders to deliver software and technologies that prepare students for career success, promote online learning, and improve campus productivity. Through integrated software, resources, and affordable purchasing options, institutions can better respond to economic realities, helping to ensure that everyone has the tools on hand for optimal learning and administration. To learn more, please visit www.adobe.com/education.
Creating and Delivering content for any Device with the Adobe Creative Suite
Whether you are delivering for print mobile, tablets, or desktop, your content needs to be readable and deliverable. Adobe has set the standard for creating and repurposing your content. This presentation will provide an overview of how Adobe’s collection of tools make it possible to design and deliver your content to the ever-changing landscape of devices and screens. Learn how to transcode video effectively with the Adobe Media Encoder for effective streaming, build mobile web apps with Dreamweaver HTML5, CSS3 and PhoneGap. See how interactive documents in InDesign can take you project and provision it for desktop or repurpose it for eBooks. See how you can take your InDesign project and Adobe's Digital Publishing system to deliver interactive magazine content for iPad or Android.
Location: Gottesman Room | Time: 11:40 a.m - 12:10 p.m
I didn't know Acrobat could do that??
Few people know the real power of Adobe Acrobat.An Adobe PDF is much more than a document destined for the print queue. When it comes to creating and enabling a PDF with underlying “intelligence”, Acrobat stands alone in improving educational processes across the campus. From creating research proposals and assembling instructional materials, to improving processes involving collaboration and rich media integration Acrobat is THE most versatile tool. Whether you are a student, faculty member, researcher, or administrative professional this session will demonstrate how Acrobat can transform and repurpose existing materials for a more efficient environment for a number of common and complex tasks . See how everyone can maximize resources and save time by applying Acrobat’s new innovative tools, collaborative workflows, and powerful presentations.
Location: Gottesman Room | Time: 2:30 p.m - 3:00 p.m
Apple designs Macs, the best personal computers in the world, along with OS X, iLife, iWork, and professional software. Apple leads the digital music revolution with its iPods and iTunes online store. Apple is reinventing the mobile phone with its revolutionary iPhone and App Store, and has recently introduced its magical iPad which is defining the future of mobile media and computing devices
iPad in Education
Location: Gottesman Room | Time: 1:50 p.m - 2:20 p.m
Aruba Networks is a leading provider of next-generation network access solutions for the mobile enterprise. The company’s Mobile Virtual Enterprise (MOVE) architecture unifies wired and wireless network infrastructures into one seamless access solution for corporate headquarters, mobile business professionals, remote workers and guests. This unified approach to access networks dramatically improves productivity and lowers capital and operational costs.
Audio Video Corp
Audio-Video Corporation is a commercial Audio/Visual and Unified Communications Solution Provider. Our clients include Educational Institutions, Healthcare Facilities, Broadcast Facilities, Fortune 500 Corporations and the State and Federal Government.
Originally established in 1946 by Milton A. Klarsfeld upon his return from service in WWII. Audio-Video Corporation was originally known as The Albany Television Headquarters. The company changed its name to Audio-Video Corporation in 1954 to better identify its services and offerings with the burgeoning Audio Visual Industry. Our Headquarters are currently located on Broadway in Albany NY with a full branch operation in Syracuse NY. We also have satellite offices in Rochester NY and Burlington VT to further assist our clients throughout the Northeast. Our core business is to consult, design, supply and install solution based systems for each client’s specific application. As such, we represent over 200 professional product lines and employ 60 full time personnel on an annual basis.
Around the globe, Blackboard solutions are helping to improve every aspect of the education experience. Clients are using our technology to reach more students in immediate, personalized new ways. They are helping their educators become more effective. Keeping everyone informed, involved, collaborating together, and meeting the high expectations of today’s learners. And they’re doing it in a cost-effective way that helps to sustain services and programs, even as outcomes are improved over time—finally, the new generation of education is here.
For schools and higher education leaders who seek innovative approaches to transforming education, Cisco's Connected Learning portfolio of products, services, and solutions enables you to improve student outcomes, increase efficiency, enhance safety and security, and expand research capabilities.
Crestron Electronics has been the leading manufacturer of AV control and automation systems for nearly 40 years, working closely with colleges and universities to provide solutions addressing the unique needs of the academic community. Crestron offers integrated solutions including room control, signal switching and distribution, multi-image display, electronic whiteboard annotation, and remote asset management.
Dell is a premier provider of computer products and services upon which colleges and universities can build their information technology and Internet infrastructures. Dell constantly listens to higher education customers and delivers what they value: comprehensive solutions that can help meet educational and research goals. Dell designs, manufactures and customizes product and services to customer requirements, and offers an extensive selection of software and peripherals. For more information, visit, www.dell.com/hied to get Dell news direct, visit www.dell.com/RSS.
Echo360, Inc. provides lecture capture solutions which are used globally in higher education for 24X7 capture and playback of lecture, classtime and discussion events and also creation and playback of learning objects recorded in an instructors home or office. Captures can be generated and automatically provided to students for playback through leading Learning Management Systems and through pod or vodcasting. In our upcoming December release, we’ll even support capturing using Flipcams.
HP is a technology company that operates in more than 170 countries around the world. We explore how technology and services can help people and companies address their problems and challenges, and realize their possibilities, aspirations and dreams. We apply new thinking and ideas to create more simple, valuable and trusted experiences with technology, continuously improving the way our customers live and work.
Maven Technologies, LLC is a computer and electronics recycler offering a full range of professional services in the field’s life cycle management, asset recovery, and data security. It is our mission to provide our customers with the highest quality services in the industry while maintaining a diligent approach to compliance with the best environmental, legal, regulatory, health and safety practices. Maven Technologies is proud to be the first Certified Electronics Recycler® (R2 RIOS) in New York State.
Microsoft Corporation’s Education group works with local, national, and international education communities to create technology, tools, programs, and solutions that help address education challenges, while improving teaching and learning opportunities.
For additional information and tools visit:
Faculty and Staff: www.microsoft.com/education/teachers
Windows 8 Preview, WebApps and Education Tools:
1. Finish Group Papers in Fewer Steps
2. Streamline Group Presentations
3. Team Upon Spreadsheets
4. Brainstorm from Anywhere
5. Store, Access and Share with Anyone, Anywhere
Location: Gottesman Room | Time: 12:20 p.m - 12:50 p.m
The biggest solution to hit Pace University allowing Faculty, Staff and Students access to secure IM and Presence, Webconferencing, desktop sharing, Office integration and Mobile apps.
1. Access learning content
2. Lecture capture
3. Virtual office hours with voice and video
4. Web and video conferencing
Location: Gottesman Room | Time: 1:10 p.m - 1:40 p.m
Panasonic empowers people whose jobs depend on reliable technology. The company delivers collaboration, information-sharing and decision-support solutions for customers in education, healthcare, government and a wide variety of commercial enterprises. Products and services within the company’s portfolio include Panasonic Projectors, Professional Displays, Toughbook® mobile computing solutions, and HD video acquisition and production solutions. As a result of its commitment to R&D, manufacturing and quality control, Panasonic is known for the reliability and longevity of its products.
Research In Motion
Research In Motion (RIM), a global leader in wireless innovation, revolutionized the mobile industry with the introduction of the BlackBerry solution in 1999.
BlackBerry Playbook 2.0
Come see a demonstration of the tools that are available to help you organize, act on, and achieve your goals this semester. On or off campus, the BlackBerry PlayBook lets you get things done with style and ease. From delivering presentations and studying for finals, to planning your weekend, the PlayBook keeps you in touch with the resources and people that matter most.
Location: Gottesman Room | Time: 3:10 p.m - 3:40 p.m
Troxell is a full-service of classroom technology including LCD Projectors, Document Cameras, Classroom Response Systems, Sound Systems, Video Conferencing Systems and Interactive Products. We provide full design and integration services. Troxell offers in-school consulting and demonstrations of everything we sell. Please call to schedule your free presentation.
Verizon Wireless helps students, teachers, and administrators take advantage of mobile learning by combining hardware, software, and Verizon’s 4G LTE wireless network in the classroom. Together with our Business Solution Alliances, we have tools that offer: 1:1 learning opportunities, interactive hands on lessons, security protocols for districted owned devices and reliable systems to notify and instruct students, parents, and teachers about special events. Wireless Experts are on hand to demonstrate the latest technology for the classroom, school security, cost savings and funding options.
WĒPA has brought a new form of wireless printing system to the market. Our proprietary software platform utilizes a “cloud printing” environment across an established network of wireless touch-screen printing kiosks. We provide a turn-key wireless kiosk printing system to the higher education market that includes service and support and enables our users to print from any location to our network of wireless touch-screen printing kiosks. Our primary clients are educational institutions providing an ideal environment for the need to print documents “on-the-go” from any location.