AUVSI is the world’s largest nonprofit organization devoted exclusively to advancing the unmanned systems and robotics community. Serving more than 7,500 members from government organizations, industry and academia, AUVSI is committed to fostering, developing and promoting unmanned systems and robotics technologies. AUVSI members support the defense, civil and commercial sectors.

IFA is the leading showcase for the global technology industry, hosting more innovation and product launches than any other event. It also presents more digital lifestyle products in one place than any other show worldwide.

IFA in Berlin presents the latest products and innovations in the heart of Europe‘s most important regional market. Only IFA offers such a comprehensive overview of the international market and attracts the attention of trade visitors each year from more than 100 countries.



CT Lab Global Media is the result of a new partnership between IFA, the world’s largest consumer electronics show, and NAPCO Media, a U.S. business-to-business media company, that offers consumer electronics and home appliance brands an unrivaled platform to connect with retailers, manufacturers, distributors and buying groups.

At getgeeked Media, we’re helping technology brands address the complex marketing and PR challenges they’re confronting in today’s consumer-driven world.

ShowStoppers produces world-class events that bring together select journalists, bloggers, media influencers, industry and financial analysts, venture capitalists and other C-Level executives — for press conferences, product introductions, sneak previews, hands-on product demonstrations and strategic deal-making. ShowStoppers also facilitates company launches, ‘pitch’ programs for start-ups, technical briefings, analyst meetings, and more.

VITAL MGMT is a coaching and business intelligence metrics firm who specializes with Custom Integration companies. Their system for standardizing and optimizing performance for CI companies has been used by over 50 companies to double and even triple the bottom line outcomes for companies.

stablished in 2014, VITAL has focused on companies with 8 to 60 employees becoming an extension of the owner’s effort to drive better performance and efficiency. The combination of methods, feedback, planning, coaching and best practices collaboration have defined a new perspective for many owners who previously went it alone.

Led by Paul Starkey & Steve Firszt their focus is on Profit Building and Value Building and they provide their services through the BRAVAS Group cooperative.  They are regular contributors to the industry in talk forums, training engagements and their weekly Tuesday Morning Coffee management advisor email. Learn more about them at their forum for business intelligence for custom integration companies.

AIA Conference on Architecture is one of the largest and most exciting annual gatherings of architects and design professionals in the US. The people, the ideas, the environment, the setting—it all comes together for an unforgettable experience that happens just once a year. Get the first look at new materials and technology from hundreds of exhibitors. A’18 is attended by visionaries, grassroots champions, change agents, and rising stars who take center stage to give dynamic educational presentations.

Mobile Electronics Association (MEA) is an 1,100 member trade association comprised of installing dealers and product vendors dedicated to serving the needs of the mobile electronics specialist industry. MEA owns and produces KnowledgeFest®, events in Long Beach, Indianapolis and Dallas that combine educational programming and vendor training with a trade show floor. MEA owns and publishes the monthly Mobile Electronics® magazine, which is the industry’s #1 resource, as well as other digital media, including websites and the industry’s e-newsletter Hotwire. MEA provides software and data-driven services to vendors and retailers.