Top Video Collaboration & A/V Trends for 2018

Video collaboration is experiencing significant change and innovation—how can your enterprise take advantage? In this webinar, leading industry analyst Ira Weinstein will present detailed analysis of the top collaboration trends for 2018, including:

  • Rise of the Huddle Room
  • Shift from hardware videoconferencing to software

Join Ira and Simon Dudley of Logitech’s Video Collaboration group for a 45-minute No Jitter/Enterprise Connect webinar. Ira and Simon will discuss these and other emerging trends, such as meeting room automation and the hot new trend of “ideation” systems that support more sophisticated, multi-media collaboration in the meeting room.

On Demand
0h 45min

You will learn:

  • What huddle rooms are and why this segment is growing so fast
  • How meeting room experiences change when they’re powered by software-based videoconferencing
  • What trends are driving the meeting room of the future

Featured Speakers

  • Ira Weinstein
    Ira Weinstein
    Senior Analyst and Partner
    Wainhouse Research (WR)

    Ira M. Weinstein is a Senior Analyst and Partner at Wainhouse Research (WR) and a 20-year veteran of the conferencing, collaboration, and audio-visual industries. Ira is an expert on video conferencing, collaboration, audio-visual, and UC products and services including group / room solutions, personal systems, and mobile offerings. He has authored hundreds of articles, documents, and reports on the solutions, trends, and technologies within these market spaces.Ira has extensive experience helping vendors with business development, competitive assessments, positioning and messaging, and go to market strategies. In addition, Ira leads WR's end-user consulting practice and provides strategic support services (situational assessments, needs assessments, GAP analyses, recommendations, RFI / RFP support, negotiation support, etc.) to large enterprises around the world. Ira has been an industry analyst and consultant since 2001. Prior to joining Wainhouse Research, Ira held senior positions with conferencing and AV vendors, distributors, and resellers. In addition, Ira ran the global conferencing department for a Fortune 50 investment bank.

  • Simon Dudley
    Simon Dudley
    Director of Product Strategy

    Simon Dudley is director of Product Strategy for Logitech’s Video Collaboration business. Dudley joined Logitech in August 2016. Prior to that, he operated Excession Events, where he consulted organizations on optimizing their use of video collaboration. Dudley also spent a number of years working in sales, marketing, and product management at companies like LifeSize and Polycom, which has given him a holistic view of the video conferencing market. Dudley is an expert in the design, implementation and use of visual collaboration tools. He is a sought-after speaker in the collaboration industry, a published author, and the recipient of two patents. A native of the United Kingdom, Dudley currently resides in Austin, Texas.

  • Eric Krapf
    Eric Krapf
    GM & Program Co-Chair, Enterprise Connect
    Publisher, No Jitter

    Eric Krapf is General Manager and Program Co-Chair for Enterprise Connect, the leading conference/exhibition and online events brand in the enterprise communications industry. He has been Enterprise Connect’s Program Co-Chair for over a decade. He is also publisher of No Jitter, the Enterprise Connect community’s daily news and analysis website. Eric served as editor of No Jitter from its founding in 2007 until taking over as publisher in 2015. From 1996 to 2004, Eric was managing editor of Business Communications Review (BCR) magazine, and from 2004 to 2007, he was the magazine's editor. Before coming to BCR, he was managing editor and senior editor of America's Network magazine, covering the public telecommunications industry. Prior to working in high-tech journalism, he was a reporter and editor at newspapers in Connecticut and Texas.

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