Masters Class: A Discussion of Current and Emerging Technologies in Audio Visual Technology

  • May 03, 2018
  • 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
  • Radisson Hotel Portland Aiport - 6233 NE 78th Ct - Portland, OR 97218


(depends on selected options)

Base fee:
  • Planner guests attend their first meeting free of charge and can either register individualy or as a guest of another member.

Registration is closed

Mark Brown and Kyle Morris will discuss current technologies available to planners and hotel suppliers and what new AV technologies we should expect to emerge in the future.   Specific topics covered will include:

  • Digital Media – How to engage, educate, and stimulate with content
  • Lighting - Another technology overtaken by LED, and why that's awesome
  • Audio - Design concepts, and innovative solutions
  • Why permanent installs will make giant strides over the next 5 years
  • Can LED replace projectors? Mapping, blending and lasers, what is the future for projection?
  • LED Walls with custom creative application and design: Can it curve? Should it curve? Which way will it curve?
  • VR, AR, and the exciting developments in Mixed Reality
  • What’s next? – Understanding new emerging technologies
Mark Brown National Sales Manager, NMR Events
Mark Brown is a National Sales Manager for NMR Events where he coordinates client’s audio visual needs start to finish for trade shows, meetings and special events. Mark has worked professionally in the IT and AV rental industry since 1980. He joined the NMR team in 1990 and has helped transform NMR from a local computer rental company to a nationwide firm. Mark’s decades of experience, attention to detail, and commitment to customer service ensure a smooth event no matter how big or small. Mark graduated from Drew University, where he received his BA in Behavioral Sciences. He also has continuing education degree in Computer Science from NYU. He enjoys camping (without internet) with his family and dog.

Kyle Morris, Vice President of Business Development, NMR Events
Kyle is Vice President of Business Development for NMR Events, Inc., where he creates strategic partnerships, new verticals, and product offerings. An entrepreneur at heart, throughout his 20-year career, Mr. Morris has started many successful businesses across several different markets. Mr. Morris has an extensive background in video system engineering, directing, audiovisual planning, and he is skilled at fusing technology with creative media within the events field. While developing new partnerships, products, and services for NMR, Inc. occupies most of Mr. Morris’ time, he still maintains that his true love is spent as a creative technologist, making the formerly impossible a new reality.

Host Property 


Radisson Hotel Portland Airport
6233 NE 78th Ct
Portland, OR 97218



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