22.03.16

Finish education event focuses on digital media opportunities

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Crestron and AMX will feature in the speaker line up of an event focused on a digital media at the Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences.

The event held March 23 in Espoo, Finland, aims to evaluate the impact of digital technologies on learning and teaching; share media industry innovations, technology research and knowledge; and discuss the prospects of employment, education and training in the media field. 

Alongside the keynote speakers, there will be an exhibition area featuring Crestron, Sony and AMX among others. Live technology demonstrations will also be staged. 

Mathias Peetermans who handles Nordic sales for Crestron and Magnus Westin, technical sales and support Nordics for AMX will both deliver keynote presentations.

Peetermans will outline the company’s latest developments and covering how today’s technological innovations are impacting all areas of life, including education, work, and the home. 

“I’m really looking forward to the event,” said Peetermans. “The education sector has really embraced the digital technology and we’ll be looking at the impact on learning and how it is changing the experience of teachers and students alike.”  

Jonna Eriksson, senior lecturer of Media and AV technology at Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences explains: “The increasingly complex world we live in needs innovative, environmentally friendly solutions for urban well-being and sustainable development. Metropolia breaks boundaries in teaching with an inspiring learning environment which promotes the discovery of new solutions in the future world.”