Meridian America Releases Upcoming Event Schedule Meridian America (MAI) has released its spring event schedule, including business and education events, trade shows, and a buying group conference.RS Staff ⋅ Mar 8, 2017 Meridian America (MAI) has released its spring event schedule, including business and education events, trade shows, and a buying group conference. Devoted to supporting U.S. Meridian Audio dealers in the custom installation channel, the MAI team will offer education, outreach, and product demos to attendees at the following industry events. TecHomeX Long Beach, CA March 8–10, 2017 TecHomeX aims to connect, educate, and energize the home technology ecosystem. This gathering at the Long Beach Convention Center brings together home technology integrators, builders, remodelers, interior designers, architects, realtors, and home contractors to identify and leverage opportunities for success in home technology. As a 2017 event sponsor, Meridian will present the company’s fully integrated client proposal Design and Specification Service, which is designed to free up home technology professionals to focus on other aspects of a project. Meridian representatives will also showcase the importance of high-resolution audio in today’s smart home environment, where residents are more demanding than ever about the quality of their entertainment experience. Azione Unlimited Spring Conference San Antonio, TX March 13–15, 2017 As members of this buying group for custom electronics dealers and integrators, MAI will attend the Azione Unlimited Spring Conference, titled “the Sagacious Summit in San Antonio,” at the Westin Riverwalk Hotel. Members of the MAI team will showcase Meridian Audio’s loudspeakers and amplifiers, the Sooloos distributed audio solution, and the company’s Design and Specification Service during the three-day event. Continued Dedication to CEDIA As part of the company’s continued commitment to the CI channel, MAI’s Donaher will also participate in CEDIA committee meetings this spring, where he will share ideas and brainstorm with other members as they seek to address the most pressing issues facing the industry and future volunteer efforts and initiatives. MAI is, additionally, planning to host a number of “MQA Nights,” educational endeavors designed to inform custom integrators and other home technology professionals, as well as audiophiles and home entertainment enthusiasts, of the significance of high-resolution audio and how the Master Quality Authenticated (MQA) format preserves audio quality in high resolution audio applications. The Meridian Sooloos music server system is now compatible with MQA formatting, enabling the the highest quality lossless streaming audio in an end-to-end MAI system that includes Meridian audio loudspeakers, amplifiers, and Sooloos streaming audio.