CEDIA Hosting Regional Tech Forum and Connect Events in 2016 CEDIA is set to host its CEDIA Tech Forums this year.RS Staff ⋅ Apr 7, 2016 CEDIA is set to host its CEDIA Tech Forums this year. Tech Forum events are one-day events featuring manufacturer product training sessions, followed by an evening Connect networking and cocktail reception. As part of the evening Connect event, Dave Pedigo, CEDIA senior director of emerging technologies, will give a keynote address. Attendees will then have the opportunity to network with peers and CEDIA staff. CEDIA has scheduled two events for 2016: the first event will be in San Francisco on June 30, 2016 and the second in New Haven, CT on October 27,2016. “CEDIA is the connector for our industry; we always look for opportunities to bring our community together. The Tech Forum and Connect events, which are popular globally, provide a platform for members to learn from one another and forge meaningful relationships,” said Vin Bruno, CEDIA CEO. The Tech Forum and Connect events are free for CEDIA members to attend; non-members may attend for a registration fee of $99. Manufacturers interested in participating can contact firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information.