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SDVoE Alliance Delivers Path to Certification at SDVoE Academy Stage Live at InfoComm 2023

SDVoE to share a free resource of 30-plus presentations on stage covering topics focusing on flexibility, availability and sustainability in AV-over-IP technology

MONTREAL (May 16, 2023) – The SDVoE Alliance, a nonprofit consortium of technology providers collaborating to standardize the adoption of Ethernet to transport AV signals in professional AV environments, announces a comprehensive, free program featuring in-depth education sessions for system integrators, designers, consultants, installers and manufacturers. The SDVoE Academy Stage, located in booth 4453, provides attendees with the opportunity to take advantage of the only signal management platform that offers matrix switch performance, advanced AV processing, AV-over-IP functionality and interoperability supported by over 40 companies.

The SDVoE Alliance will host new sessions that will be presented every half hour over the show’s three days. More than 30 educational sessions will focus on industry topics, including case studies, AV-over-IP education and technology trends. The SDVoE Academy Stage will feature new topics, including:

  • Vertical Industry Implementations: Case Studies in Government Applications of SDVoE Technology, presented by Brent Trembley and Ryohei Iwasakifrom from IDK Corporation.
  • SDVoE Technology Supports Sustainability, Flexibility, and Availability in the Real World, featuring Justin Kennington, president of the SDVoE Alliance.
  • USB-C for Pro AV, presented by Gareth Heywood, video products market manager for Semtech Corporation.

“The SDVoE Academy Stage at InfoComm 2023 will focus on emerging trends and new topics in the industry, such as flexibility through interoperability in AV-over-IP technology, sustainability in AV, and the SDVoE ecosystem’s approach to ensuring product availability,” said Justin Kennington, president of the SDVoE Alliance. “The sessions will highlight the future of AV-over-IP solutions focusing on the convergence between AV and IT. Our goal is to introduce SDVoE education to a broad new audience, who can continue their education and path towards SDVoE certification in the free online SDVoE Academy.”

Attendees will learn how to leverage the SDVoE standard for high performance AV network deployments in education, healthcare, enterprise, entertainment, hospitality, retail, houses of worship, government, military, industry and security. To find the most up to date presentation schedule visit After the show, all sessions will be available online via the SDVoE Academy at:

Visit the SDVoE Alliance in booth 4453 at InfoComm 2023 from June 14–16, 2023, at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL. For more information on the SDVoE Alliance, please visit Keep up with the latest news from the SDVoE Alliance on LinkedIn, Twitter and YouTube.

About the SDVoE Alliance

SDVoE is an initialism for “Software Defined Video over Ethernet”. The SDVoE Alliance is a nonprofit consortium of technology providers collaborating to standardize the adoption of Ethernet to transport AV signals in professional AV environments and to create an ecosystem around SDVoE technology allowing software to define AV applications. The alliance operates the free SDVoE Academy training platform, participates in tradeshows and conferences, publishes white papers and case studies, and promotes SDVoE technology, and solutions based on the technology, to system integrators, designers, consultants, and end users. Steering members of the SDVoE Alliance are Black Box, Christie Digital, IDK Corporation, NETGEAR, Semtech, and ZeeVee. All interested parties are invited to join the alliance and work toward its goals. For more information, visit or connect with us on Twitter @SDVoE, LinkedIn, and the SDVoE blog.


Media Contact

Laura Hunt
Marketing and Communications Manager, SDVoE Alliance
Mobile: +1 774-801-2455

Morgan Lawrence, APR
Director of Communications, THE rAVe Agency
Mobile: +1 419-631-8052

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