Government Affairs

Our mission is to influence public policy to protect CEDIA members, the electronics industry and consumers.

Workforce Development

The future of smart home technology depends not only on the technology, but on the people who are desigining and installing it. 

Standards & Best Practices

CEDIA is committed to producing ANSI accredited standards and best practices that ensure professionalism in the industry. 

Design & Build Outreach

The CEDIA Outreach Instructor (COI) program enables members to provide continuing education to their local industry partners. 

Market Intelligence

Improve your business through knowledge of the latest trends statistics in the smart home industry.

Events Calendar

Search the CEDIA Calendar to locate all the up and coming events, training, including boot camps, workshops and more. 

Tech + Business Summits

Introducing the new and improved CEDIA Tech + Business Summits—the latest in innovative new technology and world-class, business- and tech-centric education to help you achieve your goals.


CEDIA Expo brings together home tech pros and exhibitors to the leading global event for smart home technology. 

Integrated Systems Europe

ISE showcases the world's leading technology innovators and solutions providers of four days of inspiring conferences. 

Smart Home Awards

CEDIA's Smart Home Awards programs recognises the top projects, products and individuals in the smart home technology industry. 

CEDIA Academy

The CEDIA Academy is the leading online learning portal for all your home technology integration learning.

In-Person Training

Elevate your expertise in smart home technology with our in-person training sessions. Gain hands-on experience and practical knowledge.


CEDIA Certification is a set of credentials that reflect defined areas of knowledge in the Smart Home Technology industry. Certifications are held by the individual; you earn the certification, and you carry it with you as you continue your career.

White Papers

CEDIA white papers dive deep into applications, recommendations, and advice on a wide range of topics: from software and hardware to best practices, standards, and formats.

Tech + Business Summits

The CEDIA Tech + Business Summits are one-day events showcasing upcoming technology and future trends in the smart home industry.


Tue, Mar 12, 2024

Markup vs. Margin: The Important Difference

Many home technology professionals are guilty of using the terms markup and margin interchangeably. But should they?

Fri, Mar 8, 2024

Little-Known Smart Home Installation Risk Can Mean Big Problems

A few weeks ago, I brought you a story about a relatively unknown danger, a form of asbestos insulation called vermiculite. I’m back today with a heads-up on another issue: the potential damage that can result when network cable bundles come into prolonged contact with PVC (polyvinyl chloride) and CPVC (chlorinated polyvinyl chloride).

Wed, Mar 6, 2024

Dealing with the know it all customer

A well-informed customer can sometimes be a home tech pro's dream. A true enthusiast doesn't have to be convinced of the benefits of home technology, and they're often open to more cutting-edge, high-performance solutions that let your company truly show what it's made of.

Tue, Feb 27, 2024

The Importance of the Breakeven Point

For smart home business owners, financial statements and accounting can be a challenge, but the breakeven point is still important to your business.

Tue, Feb 27, 2024

The Importance of Confrontation for Interpersonal Relationships

The view most of us have about confrontation and shed some light on how confrontation in work and personal relationships can actually be a good thing.

News, Blogs, and Articles


The 2024 CEDIA Smart Home Technology Conference Preview

CEDIA is thrilled to announce a comprehensive lineup of training tracks at this year's Smart Home Technology Conference at CEDIA Expo from Sept. 4-6. These tracks are designed to empower technology innovators, smart home professionals, and enthusiasts with the knowledge and skills needed to excel in the rapidly evolving smart home industry.


Why Are You CEDIA Certified?

CEDIA members break down the importance of their certified distinction and how it has shaped their career paths.


Top 20 CEDIA Courses at ISE

At ISE 2024, CEDIA is hosting 60 hours of professional development courses within its Smart Home Technology Conference between Tuesday 30th January - Thursday 1st February in the CC1 conference suite. Expert instructors will delve into various subject areas, including technical installation and design, business excellence, and future trends, all within the context of home technology integration.


Mike Blackman on 20 Years of ISE

For two decades, the Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) show has played a pivotal role in shaping the pro AV and systems integration landscape. While ISE celebrates its 20th anniversary, Mike takes us on a remarkable trip down memory lane, revealing the fascinating story behind the formation of ISE and his own journey over the decades.


Building Dreams

Together For Cinema has had a truly remarkable 2023 hitting the fantastic milestone of £1,000,000 worth of good cause cinema room installations. 2024 holds much more in store and will see another 6 or 7 cinema rooms installed into children’s care facilities, as well as The Together For Cinema £1m Celebration Dinner in May at which a few tickets still available!


CEDIA at ISE 2024

With ISE 2024 just around the corner, CEDIA has developed a comprehensive, in-person professional development programme that the team will deliver across the four-day show. It is the 20th anniversary of the world’s leading audiovisual and systems integration exhibition and CEDIA is excited to bring a wide range of brand-new training courses to attendees.

Find a Smart Home Professional

We have members all around the world. Find a Smart Home Technology integrator expert near you.

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