ALDOUS SYSTEMS (EUROPE) LTD (stand D02)
Aldous Systems will be exhibiting the latest additions to its brands. This includes the new HAI 240v Lighting Controls System, Zigbee Wireless Thermostats and Android app. The company will also be showing full 2 way capabilities of BitWise Controls also supporting Android Touchscreens, the latest updates to the Theatron Movie Server range including 3D Support and the new Channel Vision iPod docks with full RS-232 support. Aldous Systems plan to have the latest Gefen ELR HDMI over Cat5e extender that can be powered only from the transmit end on its stand. Adding to this wide range of products, will be the latest from TileVision, Destination Audio, Forté and Rako.
ALLTRADE AERIAL & SATELLITE (stand C01)
Alltrade will be showcasing its Sky Buddy scheme which allows customers to sell and install Sky at Sky prices. Earn up to £150 for an installation for a new customer to Sky and earn up to £60 for simply upgrading any existing Sky customer’s equipment, plus Alltrade do all the admin and you get paid within 48 hours of the install. Alltrade will also be promoting the Virgin Media ‘VIP’ referral scheme, which gives customers the opportunity to earn generous commissions for referring customers to Alltrade, whether they choose to take one, two or all 3 Virgin Media Services.
AMINA TECHNOLOGIES (stand B5)
Amina Technologies is returning to the Home Technology Event this year with its full range of invisible loudspeaker solutions. Amina will be presenting how to install this range behind plaster skim, wood, veneer and acrylic boards. Also on show will be an array of demonstration equipment which is aimed at those who wish to educate their customers as to what is possible with invisible loudspeakers.
ARTCOUSTIC UK (stand E14)
Artcoustic design and manufacture multi-award winning, reference quality loudspeakers. It will be utilising this year’s Home Technology Event to show the world’s first and best on- wall loudspeakers with bespoke design options. Aesthetically beautiful designs from the DF-Range enable stunning systems to be installed in beautiful rooms, whereas the Spitfire range of loudspeakers provide the very finest in dedicated home cinema performance in a fraction of the space traditionally required.
AWE EUROPE (stand E03 and E06)
Award winning distributor, AWE Europe is back at the event this year with lots of new products to showcase. A big attraction will be the formidable range of URC remotes and controllers which are now available exclusively through AWE. Other exclusive highlights will include working displays of Philips Dynalite lighting control, Panasonic CHT and Viera screens, new 3D servers from DF Solutions and the latest products from Marantz, Denon, Samsung, KEF, Arcam and AWE’s own Kinetik Labs.
BESPOKE TELECOMS (stand B13)
Bespoke Telecoms will be demonstrating the benefits of integrating a telephone system with gate and door entry units, cameras and network recorders. The latest Panasonic touchscreen phone will be on the display for visitors to witness how a snapshot is recorded on the screen and can be reviewed at a later time. Bespoke Telecoms will also be showing the Bespoke Door Entry unit with integrated pan/tilt/zoom camera which, along with other network cameras can be viewed from an iPhone, iPad or PC, as well as the telephone itself.
BPT SECURITY SYSTEMS (stand B14)
Bpt provides high quality Door Entry Systems ranging from off the shelf boxed kits, to bespoke designed systems for multiple blocks incorporating hundreds of apartments. Bpt will be showcasing the new Xip range of IP door entry systems at this years Home Technology Event. With an unrivalled reputation for design and reliability, bpt are again setting the standard with the most advanced door entry system over IP system available today. To demonstrate the true flexibility which Xip offers, Bpt will be unveiling its Integrated Partnership with Crestron, this unique partnership enables the Bpt door entry system to be seamlessly integrated into the Crestron control system via the TCP/IP network.
BROTHER UK (stand C09)
As residential properties begin to add more networks, labelling becomes hugely important. First time exhibitors, Brother UK will be showcasing its electronic label printers which support this growth. There will be a selection of new products on the stand including the PT7100, PT7500, PT7600, PT9700 and the PT9800N. Brother UK works closely with electrical contractors and will be able to supply thorough information to all visitors to the stand.
CAME UK (stand C18)
With over 40 years of heritage in the manufacturing of automation systems for gates, doors and barriers, CAME will be launching its new ‘HEI’ home automation system which is suitable for residential properties and small businesses. Visitors to the stand will be able to witness a demonstration which will explain the features of the product. Customers will also have the opportunity to become an approved ‘HEI Centre’ which entitles them to additional benefits, including free training, a higher discount structure and free customer referrals.
CONTROLFX (stand F09)
ControlFX are leading the way in how touch screen tablets are becoming the future, for intelligent controllers of tomorrow. ControlFX see the Home Technology Event as a major opportunity to demonstrate its control system, that currently runs on Apple touch screen devices, to custom installers looking for an alternative solution. Since the launch of ControlFX in 2010 they now have over 300 dealers, at the Home Technology Event they will be showing an exciting portfolio of new 2-way modules for multi-room, home cinema, intelligent lighting, motorised curtains and blinds, plus security.
CRESTRON (stand E10)
A major draw for visitors, Crestron will be headlining with Prodigy – a range of affordable home control products. Simple to install and easy to use, this solution doesn’t require extensive programming, yet delivers impressive functionality. For contractors looking to deliver simple, effective smart-home projects, stand E10 is a must-visit. Crestron will also be showcasing its Digital Addressable Lighting Interfaces, fully customisable and programmable keypads, the new Core 3 IP-based control system, Sonnex digital audio transporters and Crestron’s hugely successful DigitalMedia range – the fastest and most powerful AV network on the market.
DEMOPAD SOFTWARE LTD (stand C02)
DemoPad Software Ltd provides bespoke software solutions, hardware integration services, and control software specifically written for the iDevice market. On display at this year’s show will be the recently released DemoDesign and DemoControl set of applications which provide a platform used to create the control interface, or GUI, to be run on Apple iPad/iPhone/iPod touch devices. This enables installers to create and edit their own control systems without the need for a highly skilled programming specialist.
DYMO INDUSTRIAL (stand C14)
DYMO, a worldwide leading manufacturer of handheld labelling machines, will show its Rhino industrial range at this year’s CEDIA Home Technology Event. The complete range of Rhino labelling tools offer great labelling solutions for every application in Datacom, IT, Pro AV and other industrial environments. The labelling tools have many features including the Hot Key technology which makes the job both fast and easy.
EURONETWORK LTD (stand B02a)
Euronetwork is a first time exhibitor at the show and will be using the event to promote its vast range of wall plates and AV modules. As specialists in manufacturing and supplying custom wall plates and modules for unique installation requirements, Euronetwork enables installers to customise to their own specifications. It will also be promoting the new metal finish wall plate frames and fantastic furniture solutions. Complementing the wall plates and modules, will be the great range of latest specification High Speed HDMI Cables and High Speed HDMI with Ethernet cables.
FUTURE AUTOMATION (stand D12)
A regular at the event, Future Automation will be displaying a selection of its most popular TV lifts and ceiling drop or hinge mechanisms. It will be showcasing the new PH2 projector hinge that allows for a vertical projector install within a wall, a selection of new speaker mounts and rack accessories. These will compliment the range of projector drops and automated wall mounts. All of this combined with a selection of marine suitable and hotel ready products that are readily available should mean that there is something of interest to everyone visiting the stand.
FUTURE SHOP (stand D06b)
Future Shop will be using the exhibition to showcase connectivity solutions from Atlona Technologies. Atlona products are focused on connectivity through a variety of signal formats and types. These are suitable for residential, commercial and government projects.
GIRA GIERSIEPEN (stand C08)
Gira is returning to the event after a successful couple of years at the show and will be displaying its electro-technical installation materials such as switches, socket outlets, dimmers and motion detectors. Gira will also be showcasing its data connection technology, blind control systems, alarm systems, KNX/EIB bus system, radio bus, intercom systems, LED illumination and access control system.
GLOBAL CELLULAR LTD (stand B15)
Debuting at this years Home Technology Event, Global Cellular are aiming to impress visitors with a mix of its current favourites as well as launching some new products that are part of our 2012 collection. The product due to get the most attention will be the stylus Audio Visual network hard drive multimedia player which has easy interface and is a real winner with contractors. As well as the fantastic range of quality HDMI optical leads, the new quality fixed and cantilever mounts which are available at a very modern price will be on display. Global Cellular is exhibiting alongside frameyourtv.com and will be showing some of its exciting bespoke TV frames.
IMP (stand C07)
Distributors IMP will be showcasing its range of Vimar SpA wiring accessories. Visitors to the stand will be able to see accessories which offer retro-fits and new build projects style and functionality to reflect personal tastes. Interchangeable button and cover plates, including Plana and Eikon which offer easy, fast and reliable installation features, will be on display.
LOEWE UK LTD (stand C17)
Loewe UK will be launching its new ‘Individual 3D’ LED-backlit HDTV range at this year’s show. Loewe revises its Individual Compose TV range to include 3D across the board, starting with 46” model. All-new 3D panels and associated proprietary Loewe technologies ensure the Individual range retains its edge in terms of performance, style and connectivity, coupled to the unique opportunity for customisation that Individual offers to end-users.
MARATA VISION (stand F03 and WS1)
Marata Vision will be showcasing new products from all its leading brands at this year’s Home Technology Event. Marata Vision will also be present in Work Shop 1 with a full HD 3D cinema. The stand will include the new slimline LED panels from Aquavision and the new outdoor stand alone 40”model. The Sony 3D projector VPL-VW90ES, which is distributed exclusively through Marata Vision, will be showcased in the 3D cinema. The company will be exhibiting JVC’s award winning projectors. The JVC DLA-X7 will also be in the 3D cinema.
NUVO TECHNOLOGIES (stand B08)
NuVo Technologies, the value leader in whole home audio, is supporting its exclusive UK distributor Habitech at this year’s Home Technology Event with key innovations from its market-leading portfolio of products. Taking centre stage are Renovia, the breakthrough whole home audio system based on powerline technology, and the new Music Port Elite (MPS4-E) content aggregator and streaming device with a range of impressive features for contractors visiting the show. Also on display will be the powerful D460 amplifier, the NuVo App for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad devices, as well as the company’s Single Point In-Wall Stereo Speaker.
REDLINE (stand D05)
Redline is the UK’s leading specialist distributor of Discrete Audio and Home Cinema solutions. The 2011 Home Technology Event will see a collection of world-class products from Velodyne, Amina and Artison, combined to product high performance ‘invisible sound’ for use in multi-room audio and surround sound applications. In addition, Redline will also feature a new brand – Seura. This USA based company are internationally renowned for their bespoke mirror TV products.
RGB (stand A1 and A6)
On stand A1, RGB will be showcasing Savant, the industry’s only native Apple® based control and automation solution. This will be integrated with Imerge music / movie entertainment servers and Sharp displays, as well as controlling Lutron lighting and RBH loudspeakers. Another new addition is Oceanair’s range of luxury motorised blind systems that will add the finishing touch to any application. Stand A6 will focus on control and connectivity from Stardraw, Global Caché, Kramer and Middle Atlantic, whilst Sharp and new to the UK, DesignScreen HD provide the innovative display and projection screens.
SIM2 UK (stand F05)
The SIM2 stand will be ‘making the 3D experience magical’ with the ultimate 3D cinema from Anthem AV Solutions on display. The unique SIM2 Lumis 3D-S projector, which uses triple flash with active shutter glasses, will be exhibited for the first time. This will be partnered with the brand new Black Diamond G3 projection screen from Screen Innovations, which has been specifically designed for 3D projection. Other premiers will include the SIM2 Crystal 35 projector, the audiophile quality Live-Wall invisible speakers that have to be heard to be believed, the stunning range of MRX receivers from Anthem and a range of new speakers from Paradigm Reference.
SMART-E (stand D06a)
Smart-e is launching a new digital 3D compatible home entertainment system at this year’s show that can accommodate both digital and analogue signals. Believed to be the first 3D solution specifically for home use offered by a UK company, the Smart-e system is fully HDCP compliant, competitively priced, extremely compact and has the advantage of being upgradeable on site. It transmits video, audio, control and power signals up to 100m over a single CAT cable and allows the user to specify whether the input source is HDMI, analogue or a remote device connected via CAT cable.
UNITRONGROUP (stand D4)
UnitronGroup will present the new digital modular headends. A full range of IPTV streamers and QAM/COFDM transmodulators will be on display. The headends are controlled through Ethernet, and can be accessed from a remote location. They can be installed with a webGUI or a more advanced brand new Universal User Interface (UUI). In addition, UnitronGroup will present the new range of programmable headend amplifiers for terrestrial and satellite TV reception. Its ‘Super Profiler’ has the ability to attenuate signals by 30 dB at only 1MHZ. This is the highest selectivity available on the market today.