Dot2Dot Communications has launched a new digital media initiative using Scala digital signage software for Toronto's MaRS Discovery District, 'one of the world's largest urban innovation hubs,' according to the company's announcement.
Australia's APN Outdoor teamed up with The Victoria Racing Club to share the real-time excitement of the Melbourne Cup Carnival far and wide using the outdoor advertisers' Elite Screen digital billboard inventory in Melbourne.
Deploying digital LCD displays in outdoor environments presents unique challenges. Learn how to overcome direct sun load and varying temperatures as well as combat elements such as rain, snow and wind, all while trying to get the desired return on investment.
The Industry Excellence Awards are intended to honor "the best digital signage, mobile and self-service kiosk technology deployments across all vertical market segments," according to the DSA. This year's awards showcased work crossing a wide spectrum of disciplines and deployments, and highlighting some of the creative possibilities of self-service, digital signage and mobile technologies.
Below is a list of this year's award winners (with videos embedded where available):
Network Operator of the Year: Monster Media
Industry Deployer of the Year: George Yunis, ARAMARK
Screenmedia Integration Award: SoloHealth Station by SoloHealth
Best Corporate Communications Deployment – Self-Service / Interactive Kiosks Project: Kiosk solution for delivery confirmation at Deacero metal processing facility
Submitted by: Alveni
Best Digital Out-of-Home Campaign Deployment – Self-Service / Interactive Kiosks