K-array Webinar Series Presents RAIL

Are you a lighting designer, system integrator, facility manager, architect or project designer?

With a fast changing and oversaturated world of installations, have you ever thought to minimise the clutter by reducing the amount of tech devices you have to install in a room?

Considering audio as an essential part of every sensorial experience, find out how KSCAPE, the brand new division of K-array, merges high quality lighting with pro sound and how this can elevate your installation design.

Join K-array for an interactive and engaging walkthrough on KSCAPE's latest product RAIL. This 45-minute webinar will explain how to improve the overall sensorial experience without disrupting the visual impact of your project.

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Sennheiser Sound Academy: Free Online Webinars

We have all imagined our work life a little differently right now. Yet, social distancing and working from home is not a reason to stop educating yourself – for many it presents an opportunity to take on more industry-relevant technical knowledge that will benefit us in the future.

Sennheiser is pleased to announce a series of webinars for our customers and partners. Join them online in the coming weeks to learn about a wide range of topics, from RF and microphone basics, to roundtable discussions with sound engineers, as well as a chance to put your questions to Sennheiser's application engineering team.

Wireless Mics/IEM for Live Production D6000 Live Demonstration Digital 6000 series in detail, with a live walkthrough of all components. 3/27/20 08:30-09:30 Registration Link
Wireless Mics/IEM for Live Production D6000 Live Demonstration Digital 6000 series in detail, with a live walkthrough of all components. 3/27/20 13:30-14:30 Registration Link
Wireless Mics/IEM for Live Production D6000 Live Demonstration Digital 6000 series in detail, with a live walkthrough of all components. 3/27/20 18:00-19:00 Registration Link
Beamforming Microphones for Meeting Rooms Team Connect Ceiling 2 - Live Demo (DE) Sie möchten mehr über unsere patentierte Beamforming Technologie erfahren und diese live testen? 3/31/20 10:00-11:00 Registration Link
Beamforming Microphones for Meeting Rooms Team Connect Ceiling 2 - Live Demo (DE) Sie möchten mehr über unsere patentierte Beamforming Technologie erfahren und diese live testen? 3/31/20 14:00-15:00 Registration Link
Beamforming Microphones for Meeting Rooms Team Connect Ceiling 2 - Live Demo (FR) Vous voulez en savoir plus sur la technologie de formation de faisceau automatique et adaptative et en faire vous-même l'expérience? 3/31/20 10:00-11:00 Registration Link
Beamforming Microphones for Meeting Rooms Team Connect Ceiling 2 - Live Demo (FR) Vous voulez en savoir plus sur la technologie de formation de faisceau automatique et adaptative et en faire vous-même l'expérience? 3/31/20 14:00-15:00 Registration Link
Beamforming Microphones for Meeting Rooms TeamConnect Ceiling 2: The Adaptive Beamforming Microphone An in-depth remote live demo of TeamConnect Ceiling 2. 3/31/20 11:30-12:30 Registration Link
Beamforming Microphones for Meeting Rooms TeamConnect Ceiling 2: The Adaptive Beamforming Microphone An in-depth remote live demo of TeamConnect Ceiling 2. 3/31/20 15:30-16:30 Registration Link
Wireless Audio for Fixed Installations G4 Best Practice for Installers and Integrators Our guide to installing evolution wireless G4 systems 3/31/20 08:30-09:30 Registration Link
Wireless Audio for Fixed Installations G4 Best Practice for Installers and Integrators Our guide to installing evolution wireless G4 systems 3/31/20 13:30-14:30 Registration Link
Wireless Audio for Fixed Installations G4 Best Practice for Installers and Integrators Our guide to installing evolution wireless G4 systems 3/31/20 18:00-19:00 Registration Link
Wireless Mics/IEM for Live Production Live Sound Monitoring Masterclass Mixing for Live Sound 3/31/20 17:00-18:30 Registration Link
Wireless & Microphone Basics Wireless Microphones: The Theory 1 A weekly series explaining the theory behind wireless microphones. 4/1/20 08:30-09:30 Registration Link
Wireless & Microphone Basics Wireless Microphones: The Theory 1 A weekly series explaining the theory behind wireless microphones. 4/1/20 13:30-14:30 Registration Link
Wireless & Microphone Basics Wireless Microphones: The Theory 1 A weekly series explaining the theory behind wireless microphones. 4/1/20 18:00-19:00 Registration Link
Wireless Mics/IEM for Live Production How To Plan and Execute a Big Live Event All the processes behind big live productions, using real life examples from the Eurovision Song Contest 4/2/20 08:30-10:00 Registration Link
Wireless Mics/IEM for Live Production How To Plan and Execute a Big Live Event All the processes behind big live productions, using real life examples from the Eurovision Song Contest 4/2/20 13:30-15:00 Registration Link
Wireless Mics/IEM for Live Production How To Plan and Execute a Big Live Event All the processes behind big live productions, using real life examples from the Eurovision Song Contest 4/2/20 18:00-19:30 Registration Link
Wireless Mics/IEM for Live Production Wireless System Manager Introduction An overview of the Sennheiser software for monitoring and control of your wireless mic and IEM systems (Part 1 of 3) 4/2/20 18:00-19:00 Registration Link
Wireless Mics/IEM for Live Production Wireless System Manager Introduction An overview of the Sennheiser software for monitoring and control of your wireless mic and IEM systems (Part 1 of 3) 4/2/20 08:30-09:30 Registration Link
Wireless Mics/IEM for Live Production Wireless System Manager Introduction An overview of the Sennheiser software for monitoring and control of your wireless mic and IEM systems (Part 1 of 3) 4/2/20 13:30-14:30 Registration Link
Wireless & Microphone Basics Microphone Basics A refresher course on microphones, covering technique, hygiene and other tips & tricks 4/3/20 13:30-14:30 Registration Link
Wireless & Microphone Basics Microphone Basics A refresher course on microphones, covering technique, hygiene and other tips & tricks 4/3/20 18:00-19:00 Registration Link
Wireless & Microphone Basics Microphone Basics A refresher course on microphones, covering technique, hygiene and other tips & tricks 4/3/20 08:30-09:30 Registration Link
Wireless Mics/IEM for Live Production D6000 Live Demonstration Digital 6000 series in detail, with a live walkthrough of all components. 4/3/20 08:30-09:30 Registration Link
Wireless Mics/IEM for Live Production D6000 Live Demonstration Digital 6000 series in detail, with a live walkthrough of all components. 4/3/20 13:30-14:30 Registration Link
Wireless Mics/IEM for Live Production D6000 Live Demonstration Digital 6000 series in detail, with a live walkthrough of all components. 4/3/20 18:00-19:00 Registration Link
Beamforming Microphones for Meeting Rooms Team Connect Ceiling 2 - Live Demo (DE) Sie möchten mehr über unsere patentierte Beamforming Technologie erfahren und diese live testen? 4/7/20 10:00-11:00 Registration Link
Beamforming Microphones for Meeting Rooms Team Connect Ceiling 2 - Live Demo (DE) Sie möchten mehr über unsere patentierte Beamforming Technologie erfahren und diese live testen? 4/7/20 14:00-15:00 Registration Link
Beamforming Microphones for Meeting Rooms Team Connect Ceiling 2 - Live Demo (FR) Vous voulez en savoir plus sur la technologie de formation de faisceau automatique et adaptative et en faire vous-même l'expérience? 4/7/20 10:00-11:00 Registration Link
Beamforming Microphones for Meeting Rooms Team Connect Ceiling 2 - Live Demo (FR) Vous voulez en savoir plus sur la technologie de formation de faisceau automatique et adaptative et en faire vous-même l'expérience? 4/7/20 14:00-15:00 Registration Link
Beamforming Microphones for Meeting Rooms TeamConnect Ceiling 2: The Adaptive Beamforming Microphone An in-depth remote live demo of TeamConnect Ceiling 2. 4/7/20 11:30-12:30 Registration Link
Beamforming Microphones for Meeting Rooms TeamConnect Ceiling 2: The Adaptive Beamforming Microphone An in-depth remote live demo of TeamConnect Ceiling 2. 4/7/20 15:30-16:30 Registration Link
Wireless Mics/IEM for Live Production Antenna System Design incl. Multizone Best practices for designing antenna systems. 4/7/20 13:30-14:30 Registration Link
Wireless Mics/IEM for Live Production Antenna System Design incl. Multizone Best practices for designing antenna systems. 4/7/20 18:00-19:00 Registration Link
Wireless Mics/IEM for Live Production Antenna System Design incl. Multizone Best practices for designing antenna systems. 4/7/20 08:30-09:30 Registration Link
Wireless & Microphone Basics Wireless Microphones: The Theory 2 A weekly series explaining the theory behind wireless microphones. 4/8/20 08:30-09:30 Registration Link
Wireless & Microphone Basics Wireless Microphones: The Theory 2 A weekly series explaining the theory behind wireless microphones. 4/8/20 13:30-14:30 Registration Link
Wireless & Microphone Basics Wireless Microphones: The Theory 2 A weekly series explaining the theory behind wireless microphones. 4/8/20 18:00-19:00 Registration Link
Wireless & Microphone Basics RF Basics Découvrez quelles peuvent être les sources de mal fonctionnement, et quels sont les ingrédients nécessaires à une bonne liaison HF. 4/9/20 13:30-14:30 Registration Link
Wireless Audio for Fixed Installations SpeechLine Digital Wireless: The DECT approach DECT vs FM - choosing the right system and how to configure it correctly. 4/9/20 08:30-09:30 Registration Link
Wireless Audio for Fixed Installations SpeechLine Digital Wireless: The DECT approach DECT vs FM - choosing the right system and how to configure it correctly. 4/9/20 13:30-14:30 Registration Link
Wireless Audio for Fixed Installations SpeechLine Digital Wireless: The DECT approach DECT vs FM - choosing the right system and how to configure it correctly. 4/9/20 18:00-19:00 Registration Link
Wireless Mics/IEM for Live Production Digital Wireless Microphone Transmission The basics of digital audio, working with digital transmission and analog v digital. 4/9/20 13:30-14:30 Registration Link
Wireless Mics/IEM for Live Production Digital Wireless Microphone Transmission The basics of digital audio, working with digital transmission and analog v digital. 4/9/20 18:00-19:00 Registration Link
Wireless Mics/IEM for Live Production Digital Wireless Microphone Transmission The basics of digital audio, working with digital transmission and analog v digital. 4/9/20 08:30-09:30 Registration Link
Wireless Mics/IEM for Live Production Wireless System Manager Introduction An overview of the Sennheiser software for monitoring and control of your wireless mic and IEM systems (Part 2 of 3) 4/9/20 18:00-19:00 Registration Link
Wireless Mics/IEM for Live Production Wireless System Manager Introduction An overview of the Sennheiser software for monitoring and control of your wireless mic and IEM systems (Part 2 of 3) 4/9/20 08:30-09:30 Registration Link
Wireless Mics/IEM for Live Production Wireless System Manager Introduction An overview of the Sennheiser software for monitoring and control of your wireless mic and IEM systems (Part 2 of 3) 4/9/20 13:30-14:30 Registration Link

Meyer Sound Education Zoom Sessions

The Meyer Sound training program starts with a webinar series on MAPP XT. The first session will be Friday, March 27, 2020 at 17:00 CET (9:00 Pacific time) - duration approx. 1 hour.

Topic: Product Integration
Language: English
Instructor: Merlijn van Veen, Meyer Sound Sr. Technical Support and Education Specialist

Click here to get further information about the Product Integration webinar and to sign up for today's session: https://forms.gle/ja5Z2YQTKgvMCuV16.

The webinars are offered on the Zoom platform. You can download the software here: https://zoom.us/download#client_4meeting

After your registration you will receive a confirmation email. One hour before the session starts you will receive the zoom link. The registration is free, but limited to 300 participants on a first-come, first-served basis. Meyer Sound will offer sessions Monday, Wednesday and Friday next week in English. More information coming about Spanish-language sessions on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Monday, 30 March at 18:00 CET/0900 Pacific
Topic: Auto-Splay
Instructor: Merlijn van Veen, Meyer Sound Sr. Technical Support and Education Specialist

Wednesday,  1 April at 18:00 CET/0900 Pacific
Topic: Down Tilt Translation
Instructor: Merlijn van Veen, Meyer Sound Sr. Technical Support and Education Specialist

Friday, 3 April at 18:00 CET/0900 Pacific
Topic: DWG Striping
Instructor: To be announced.


Avolites Titan and Ai Online Learning

Avolites will be hosting live online learning sessions via its Facebook page, the sessions will be scheduled weekly with different topics and guest speakers from leading industry professionals.

 All tutorials are based on Titan v11.4 and Ai v10.3 so you can practice at home for free.
 If you want to access the latest features, Editor AvoKey is available that give you access to Titan PC Suite for v12 and above plus a demo version of Ai. 

Take a look at the timetable below and make sure you like Avolites Facebook page to be notified when Avolites are going live.

 

Friday 27 March 15:30 – 16:15 Titan – Gordon, Titan Trainer Titan – Getting to Know the Console Layouts 
Friday 27 March 16:30 -17:15 Ai – Arran, Ai Support Ai – Setting Up a Single Screen Project 

Notch - Access Notch Builder Learner
Avolites has also teamed up with Notch to bring you easy access to their powerful Notch Builder Learner software so you can practise and improve on your generative content building skills. If you are an Ai user who already owns a Notch Codemeter key, you can access the Notch Builder Learner software for free. Simply click this link and download your free Notch Builder Licence.

If you do not own a Codemeter Key, the full package is available here.

Get Notch Builder Learner for Free.


Martin Audio Weekly Webinars

Martin Audio are running a series of weekly webinars aimed at helping technicians stay up to date with the latest technology during this unprecedented time for the industry. The live webinar series will begin on Wednesday April 1st with all previous sessions remaining available on the Martin Audio website. You can find our upcoming schedule below, with more to be announced soon.

Low Frequency System Design – Wednesday 1st April, 2020

DISPLAY 2.3 – Wednesday 8th April, 2020

EASE Focus – Wednesday 15th April, 2020

WPS Optimised Line Arrays – Wednesday 5th May, 2020

Point Source – Wednesday 3rd June, 2020

BlacklineX Powered – Wednesday 8th July, 2020

Register now.


An Introduction to BlackTrax

Join our BlackTrax Experts as they share some of their experiences integrating automation and tracking into immersive experiences and productions powered by BlackTrax.
In this webinar, you will:
• Witness how lighting can be automated to provide spot following, zoom/iris size control and effects
• Experience how BlackTrax can be connected to media servers to create custom media and moving projection mapping
• Learn how 3D spatial audio can make a live presentation or event sound more natural.
The live webinar will last around an hour, with at least 15 minutes for you to ask anything about tracking and automation during our Q&A session.
This webinar is offered several times. Select the date and time that works best for you here.

Watch + Learn with Notch

Notch has begun listing a catalogue of online courses, starting with Notch Essentials. Incluing Notch Academy which hosts over 4.5 hours of structured training videos. Timelapses, where you can watch and learn as artists build various works. As well as short tutorials, where you can get started in Notch. The ever growing Notch Manual has a glossary of each node and what you can do with it and more besides. The website also features samples, where you can see how it’s done and build on other designs. Notch samples are a great place to start.

www.notch.one/learn/


Free Stage Research Software

During this time of idle theatres and postponed projects, Stage Research is offering any of our software programs for free. Use it for what you want – learn something new, coordinate frequencies, create that highly complex sound design, upgrade your personal equipment to the latest version of its software or upgrade your professional equipment at the shop, in school, or your theatre.

For free. It's on them. Hoping to ease the challenges we are all dealing with at this time. Any "purchase" during this period of time is seriously free. After we get through this COVID-19 period, Stage Research will restore pricing, however, that will not affect any product that you get today.

Order from our store and use this code: SUPPORTARTS to get your 100% discount.

 


Strand Lighting Online Training

Let Vari-Lite and Strand teach you the basics of the world of lighting systems design online. The company has allowed users to request free Strand console online training via the website, as all training costs have been waived for the next few weeks. The following free courses are designed to help end users, dealers, reps, engineers, specifiers, and consultants gain additional product and systems knowledge. Sign up here.

Find a range of course dates below. All times are Eastern Standard Time (EST):

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Obsidian Control Systems Online Training Sessions

Obsidian Control Systems is hosting free weekly online training sessions covering the ONYX control platform and new NETRON data distribution range, available to end users across the globe.

The following classes will be offered at no cost:

Learn about the product options in the NETRON data distribution range, display navigation and get a full training on all features available in the remote web interface.

March 31 https://www.eventbrite.com/e/100587381566

Learn the basics of the ONYX platform from patching to fixture control to writing basic cues and effects.

April 1  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/100587124798

Every week a different range of topics will be discussed in an open forum that encourages user interaction and questions. Topics will include navigating the new DYLOS pixel engine to the building of cue and playback structures, as well as FX creation. We will discuss the ONYX workspace environment in depth along with any other topics users are interested in addressing.

March 26 https://www.eventbrite.com/e/100194941768

April 2  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/100587305338

 


Resolume VJ Software Video Training

Resolume, a live VJing and audio-visual performance tool, has unveiled free online classes covering the basics of the software to advanced training videos. This is not a boring this-button-does-that classroom. It’s a practical course that demonstrates the art behind the technicalities. It’s focused on creating a balanced, visually pleasing output while helping you become an efficient VJ that will be ready to take on any live situation. The entire crash course only takes a few hours.

Discover how you can make your compositions look slick and balanced, how to plan your performance and organise your content for long shows and how to set up your MIDI controller so you can get into a good flow; ideas to help unlock your creativity as a VJ here.

 


Pause and Practice – Hippotizer Webinars

Green Hippo is offering free online webinars, called Pause and Practice, every weekday covering Hippotizer, SHAPE, and Hippotizer Dive Deep, for users of all abilities. Register on the company website.

  • Hippotizer Getting Started – Register.
  • Hippotizer Getting Started USA – These sessions will run at 14:00 EST; Register.
  • Hippotizer Multi Canvas Configuration – Register.
  • Hippotizer Using a Lighting Desk and CITP – Register.
  • Hippotizer Maintenance and Best Practice – Register. 
  • Hippotizer Workflow Discussion Q & A – Register. 

Get ahead and download the free Hippotizer PLAY demo software before you attend your session.

Can’t find what you’re looking for?

Contact: marketing@green-hippo.com


PRG Product & Training Videos

The North American contingent of PRG has unveiled an entire archive of free training videos, covering the company's catalogue on its website, from the x76 series, covering beginner to advanced programming lessons and techniques. PRG’s website also offers video training on its media server software, Mbox, covering the basics to advanced programming techniques. 

Deep dive into the back catalogue here.


ChamSys Training Courses & Videos

ChamSys MagicQ and QuickQ softwares are both free and available on the ChamSys website. As well as a free video catalogue of training videos and materials, from beginning to advanced users. ChamSys Training Academy also provides everything you need to learn how to be a better programmer. Set up an account to watch informative tutorials or register for an engaging in-person training course here today. 


Free MA Lighting Training at ACT Academy

MA Lighting has unveiled MA University, a free online learning program, available to end users who contact their local MA distributor. MA University resources and tools are provided to distributors like ACT Lighting and adapted as makes sense for the local market. As the exclusive North American distributor of MA products ACT Lighting has over 15 years experience teaching the MA line of products – adapting the MA University framework across multiple resources including in-person classes, its YouTube channel, the ACT Support Hub, and ACT Academy.

ACT Lighting’s ACT Academy is also free until 1 June 2020, using the promo code: ACT4ME  here.


Free ETC LearningStage Classes

ETC has announced that up until 15 May 2020 its entire catalogue of LearningStage classes are free. From online programming training to lessons on DMX theory, more resources are set to be added in the coming weeks. You can find free courses from New Technician Training Prerequisites, Rig9 01-Introduction, Prodigy to Element Level 1: Essentials for v2.6, and much more here.


SoundGirls and L-Acoustics Training Grants

SoundGirls and L-Acoustics are proud to announce three grants in support of SoundGirls’ mission to empower women in audio engineering. The grants (detailed below) provide access to the full-range of L-Acoustics training courses.

“We are honored to have the opportunity to collaborate with SoundGirls on their mission to inspire and empower the next generation of women in audio,” explains Etienne Corteel, Director of Education and Scientific Outreach at L-Acoustics. “Through our dedication to innovation and product design excellence, we recognize the value of diversity in our industry and look forward to supporting grant recipients in developing their careers.”

Prospective candidates must be members of SoundGirls and have until March 27, 2020 to submit their application. Winners will be announced April 7, 2020 and may use the grants to attend L-Acoustics training courses offered in 2020. (Hotel accommodations are included. Grant recipients are responsible for any additional travel expenses).

Find out which grants are available here.


L-Acoustics Soundvision Design Solutions Daily Webinars

L-Acoustics range of free online “Soundvision Design Solutions” webinars daily, which include Q&A sessions on a variety of topics, such as L-ISA, line source optimisation, AVB, and P1/M1. The webinars are designed to enable technicians, system engineers and sound designers to get the best performance from L-Acoustics systems and are conducted by expert professionals selected for their expert skills and their experience in the audio industry.

The next two seminars are:

A SERIES Webinar – 03/26/2020

Choose from a range of webinar slots here.

 

 


Getting Yourself 3D Ready with ETC Augment3d

For years, the Eos software platform has been providing lighting designers and programmers cutting-edge color tools and advanced control. A favorite on Broadway, the West End, and venues all over the globe, the Eos Family helps bring art to life on a daily basis with its power and precision. With its latest evolution, Eos v3.0 offers a number of software advances, most notably ETC’s first integrated 3D programming environment: Augment3d. This new and exciting tool allows Eos users to control and design in a three-dimensional space. Hear from two ETC insiders, armed with insight from their beta testers, on how this powerful new tool will forever augment the lighting design process for the better, and how you can get your space and your workflow ready for the tool.

Date:  Tuesday, April 14, 2020
Time:  2pm ET / 11am PT
Duration:  1 Hour

Register now for the free webinar here.


Free Real-time Distance Learning with Barco weConnect

Seeing is believing, so Barco welcomes you to one of its upcoming free virtual classroom sessions. They are free, only take 45 minutes and give an inspiring insight in the future of learning and the possibilities of our real-time distance learning platform weConnect. Simply choose the moment that fits you best below and join our classroom, no strings attached.

Reserve your free virtual seat.