Huddle Rooms 101: How to Make the Most of Your Huddle Room Estate


Ira Weinstein (Managing Partner, Recon Research, Inc.)


John Restrick (CTO for Rooms, Cisco)

Ted Colton (Vice President, Crestron)

Andrew Border (Vice President - Dolby Voice, Dolby)

Dacheng Simon Dai (CTO - Huawei Enterprise Communications, Huawei)

Chris Thorson (Senior Director, Product Marketing, Polycom)

Location: Osceola A

Date: Wednesday, March 14

Time: 8:00am - 8:45am

Pass type: Entire Event, Tue-Thu Conference - Get your pass now!

Track: Video Collaboration & A/V

Vault Recording: TBD

Boardrooms are important, but huddle rooms are the real workhorses of the organization. This session will provide insight into getting the most out of these small but vital spaces.

The “huddle room” is one of the hottest concepts in video conferencing and AV today, and the importance of these spaces keeps growing. So what exactly is a huddle room, and where do they fit in your meeting room estate? In this session, a leading industry analyst/consultant will describe the state of the art in huddle rooms, as well as the costs and benefits your enterprise can expect. You’ll come away with a clearer idea of how best to make huddle rooms work for your enterprise.

* How many huddle rooms are there in the world today?
* What are the key characteristics of an AV-enabled huddle room?
* What are the best practices for maximizing the value of these spaces?
* How much should you spend to equip a space as a huddle room?