Huddly IQ wins Communication Technology of the Year at AV Awards 2019
At Friday night’s prestigious AV Awards ceremony in London, Huddly IQ was heralded as ‘Communication Technology of the Year 2019’ by the judging panel, beating out a competitive field to walk away with the trophy.
This is now the fifth award IQ has won in 2019, with Communication Technology of the year, joining Red Dot Design Award, Best UC Camera 2019 in the rAVe Best of InfoComm Awards, the iF Design Award and the DOGA Design award on the list of wins.
“The Huddly IQ camera is very well respected by a lot of people working in this space on the UC side and it’s an interesting product because of the inclusion of the AI.
“We’re always thinking AI is going to be the next best thing and Huddly are already operating with it in their product, so it’s very interesting. AI has the ability to use Machine Learning to make our lives better in some aspects and Huddly is the big example of that.”Tim Albright and Chris Neto
The Communication Technology of the Year award category was sponsored by ScanSource, with full shortlist of nominees of the award following below:
- Jabra and avt: PanaCast intelligent room camera
- Logitech: Rally
- Poly: Poly Studio
- Huddly: IQ AI-powered conference camera
- StarLeaf: StarLeaf Pronto
- AtlasIED: IPX Series of Endpoints
- Bosch Security Systems: RTS ODIN digital intercom matrix
Huddly Chief Commercial Officer Lars Rønning was delighted with the award, commenting;
“It’s an honor to win an award considered by many to be ‘the Oscars of the AV industry’ and the entire Huddly team wish to send our thanks to all the judges for giving such an exciting endorsement of our products and technology.
“It’s always inspiring to receive recognition from our colleagues in the industry, and we hope to continue to deliver award-winning products and features that delight end customers in the months and years to come. The future for Huddly looks very bright.”Lars Rønning, Huddly CCO
About Huddly IQ
The multi-award-winning Huddly IQ is an AI-powered collaboration device that delivers exceptional meeting experiences, with 150° wide-angle video, an embedded mic array, and radically helpful AI features.
With Genius Framing, one of Huddly’s automated user experiences, Huddly IQ detects the people in its field of view and responds by automatically framing them; with the InSights API, it gives organizations a better understanding of how their meeting spaces are being used.
Huddly IQ is compact, USB-powered and compatible with any collaboration platform.