Broadcast Tech & Engineering News – NAB Show implements ‘No-Contact’ policy

NAB Show says 85% of its audience is either already vaccinated or intend to be by the time the show comes around in Las Vegas, Oct. 9-13. Among other measures, NAB says the show is enacting a “No-Contact Policy” asking attendees to refrain from greeting one another using any physical contact. To assist in minimizing potential physical contact, transparent partitions will be placed in all areas that require closer contact between visitors. Meeting rooms and floor theatres will be set at 75% capacity. Touchless registration will also be made available, prior to arrival at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Read more here.

NDI, a Vizrt Group brand, is now supported in Zoom Rooms. The move follows the adoption of NDI by Zoom for MacOS and Microsoft Teams last year, and Skype in 2018. Zoom Rooms brings HD video collaboration into any space with producers now able to use NDI for Zoom Rooms as a live video source that can be pulled live into a broadcast; virtual festival, awards ceremony or celebration with multiple guests and presenters from around the world with near-zero latency audio and video streaming.

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