Richardson, Texas –
June 08, 2012 (PRWEB) June 08, 2012 -- AMX®, the leading provider of solutions that simplify the implementation, maintenance, and use of technology to create effective environments, today shared the Global Education Alliance’s picks for semifinalists for the AMX Innovation Awards at UBTech 2012. This exclusive awards program is designed to recognize higher-education institutions for their use of technology in improving the campus experience. The awards program selects a winner in each of the following categories:
Hundreds of international colleges submitted entries. The entrants were reviewed by a judging panel made up of the University Business Leadership Institute, as well as media and AV industry experts. The following universities were selected as award semifinalists:
“The excellent work completed by all the universities who entered this year’s Innovation Awards deserves special recognition,” said Jackie DeLuna, AMX marketing manager, Education. “These universities are answering 21st century challenges in higher education with ground-breaking uses of technology. From connected campuses to multimedia lecture capabilities, distance learning, and environmental sustainability; we were blown away by how many truly creative entries we received – selecting just three finalists will be a challenge.”
The winners will be announced June 11, 2012 during the UBTech Conference (formerly EduComm) at the Mirage Hotel in Las Vegas, NV. Award winners will receive a combined total of $100,000 MSRP of AMX equipment.
The winners of the 2011 AMX Innovation Awards at EduComm were:
To learn more about the 2012 AMX Innovation Awards at UBTech, the world-class universities who have deployed AMX solutions, and how AMX solutions are being implemented in higher education, visit http://www.amxcampus.com . You may also visit the AMX booth #201 at UBTech.
AMX hardware and software solutions simplify the implementation, maintenance, and use of technology to create effective environments. With the increasing number of technologies and operating platforms at work and home, AMX solves the complexity of managing this technology with reliable, consistent and scalable systems. Our award-winning products span control and automation, system-wide switching and audio/video signal distribution, digital signage and technology management. They are implemented worldwide in conference rooms, homes, classrooms, network operation / command centers, hotels, entertainment venues, broadcast facilities, among others.
AMX was founded in 1982 and is a member of the Duchossois Group of Companies. For more information, visit http://www.amx.com
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