Back in December 2009, Waveguide's Scott Walker blogged about the need for electronic recycling in Systems Contractor News.
More electronics are being recycled, 25 percent in 2009 compared to 14 percent in 2007.
But we all know more electronics are reaching their "end-of-life" every year.
From the March 2008 SCN archives, Waveguide CEO Scott Walker reminds us why AV spaces should have natural light and how to do it right.
We revisit Scott Walker's
October 2011 blog, challenging the industry to look beyond the deep economic trough and double down on sustainability plans started in 2008.
In I Fought the LEED, and the LEED Won, Scott Walker
discusses the formation of InfoComm International's
green rating system, Sustainable Technology Environments Program, also known as STEP
We are thrilled to have him on board," says Waveguide CEO, Scott Walker.
has more than 24 years of AV experience, including the past eight years as a consultant in the Bay Area working with many large corporate clients and world-class architects.
n June 10, Waveguide CEO SCOTT WALKER, CTS-D, LEED AP, will deliver an interactive, audience-driven keynote at the UBTech Conference, an invitation-only gathering of 35 of the top higher education leaders.
He'll share his
insights on how technology is impacting learning based on his
experience with Waveguide's
200+ college and university projects.
is branching out in his
rAVe GreenAV column, EcoSystems.
has started a new series called Inside the EcoChamber, wherein he
interviews some of the leading movers and shakers of the GreenAV movement.
See below for all the articles in this series and check back monthly for updates and new interviews.
WASHINGTON, D.C., May 17, 2012....This morning the Sustainable Technology Environments Program (STEP) rating system, which Waveguide president Scott Walker helped create, made its official Washington, D.C., debut.
As part of High-Performance Building Week (May 14-19, 2012), the U.S. House of Representatives High-Performance Building Congressional Caucus Coalition
heard a presentation on the STEP
rating system from several members of the STEP Foundation Board.
was there to address questions from caucus representatives and other interested industry partners (and to see his
gets you up to speed in this five-part series and FAQ.
spearheads green technology rating system
Inducted into AV Hall of Fame
Waveguide congratulates Scott Walker, president and CEO of Waveguide, for his induction into the first annual System Contractor News AV Hall of Fame.
The hall of fame was created "to honor those professionals who are shaping our industry through their professional and volunteer efforts.
Scott was recognized for his many years of contribution to the communications technology industry, including serving as the first non-dealer president of InfoComm International, the premier organization for pro AV professionals; representing the industry in its campaign for the inclusion of AV credits in the U.S. Green Building Council's Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) program; and chairing the task force that designed InfoComm's new Sustainable Technology Environments Program (STEP) green AV rating system as a complement to LEED.
Scott was also recognized for his work at Waveguide, where he promotes green practices in communication technology design; champions LEED accreditation for principals, project managers and designers; and spearheaded the initiative to achieve an AV credit for the LEED certification of Waveguide's new headquarters.
"Scott Walker is a trailblazer in the AV industry," Randal A. Lemke, Ph.D., executive director and CEO of InfoComm International, said to Systems Contractor News.
Scott is a contributing editor to rAVe GreenAV and writes a monthly column, Eco Systems, on trends in the green AV movement.
is also a registered AIC-CES provider, and Scott
regularly delivers green AV presentations to architects for continuing education credit.