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Aesthetics and Connectivity in Conference Room Upgrades for AAMI

AAMI
The Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI) was in need of a major overhaul of its conferencing facilities in Arlington, VA, including state-of-the art upgrades to its conference rooms with significant aesthetic enhancements.  NCC’s Audiovisual and Technology Solutions (AVTS) team was up to the task of performing these upgrades. As part of the …

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New Offices, State-of-the-Art Systems for American Beverage Association

American Beverage Association
The American Beverage Association (ABA) began a project to build out a new office space after 40 years in its original offices.  Hosting events in the space was a key requirement for ABA, as until this time, events required renting out hotel space.  NCC worked with the ABA to design systems to support a functional, …

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NCC Goes to the Movies: Video Captioning Support for Defense Media Activity

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The Karate Kid.  Saving Private Ryan.  Ghostbusters.  Godfather II.  Groundhog Day.  Friday Night Lights.  The Longest Yard.  This is an eclectic collection of successful movies spanning several genres over the last 40-plus years.  What’s more, these are just a few of the titles that NCC has had the pleasure to caption for Defense Media Activity …

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Onsite Multimedia Support for OCC Managers Conference

push-to-talk mic
The operations crew at a large sports arena has the unique job of setting up the floor for basketball games, hockey games, arena football, concerts, the circus, rodeos, and much more.  On occasion, they are responsible for multiple events on the same day. While NCC’s Multimedia Production team at the Office of the Comptroller of …

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Technology Services and Support for NIH’s ScheduALL Software

Laptop Computers
For those of a certain age, it took a lot to throw away our obsolete technology, such as VCRs, VHS tapes, cassettes, tape recorders, and Walkmans, and for some of us, even CDs and traditional televisions have bit the dust.  (No judgments if you’re still holding onto an iPod or DVD player!) Many have moved …

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NCC Helps NSF Make Grants Conferences More Accessible

NSF logo
The National Science Foundation (NSF) is a vital federal organization that funds research that directly effects many, research such as the University of Minnesota’s 3-D-printed patch that can help heal scarred heart tissue and the Cleaner Water initiative that aims to “make ‘wastewater’ a dirty word.”  In pursuit of NSF’s goal to fund “basic research …

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NCC is Moving!

Tysons Sign
NCC is on the move!  After nearly 15 years in Arlington, we are thrilled to begin a new era in the stunning Tysons Metro Center II building in McLean, VA.   We will continue to offer the same high-quality Unified Communications, Multimedia, and Live Event support and solutions that our customers have come to expect, but …

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Multimedia Production Support for HHS #CoverageMatters

#CoverageMatters - Darvin
This fall the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) took to social media to launch a campaign with the hashtag #CoverageMatters.  Hundreds of people have shared personal healthcare stories through Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and other social media channels using the #CoverageMatters hashtag. As part of this campaign, HHS has also featured short videos on …

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Live Event and Multimedia Support for NSF’s Fall 2016 Grants Conference

NSF Grants Conference - Hotel
Andrew Carnegie once said that “Teamwork is … the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.” In that spirit, the National Science Foundation (NSF) held their Fall 2016 Grants Conference this November, hosted by Carnegie-Mellon University, giving NCC the opportunity to participate in extraordinary teamwork with the Foundation.   NCC was pleased to …

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Captioning Support for DoD Worldwide Troop Talk

Defense Secretary Ash Carter
“You are what make ours the finest fighting force the world has ever known.  It’s our people.  It starts with our people.  So that’s my whole day and all my attention basically centered on our folks,” said U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter, as he opened the Worldwide Troop Talk on September 21st in the Pentagon. …

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