Albany, N.Y. – Organizers of HV Gamer Con 2020 executed two weekends of virtual events after postponing their annual in-person event and expo back in April due to COVID-19. The festivities kicked off on Saturday, September 12 and Sunday, September 13 with virtual tournaments and livestreamed panel discussions. HV Gamer Con partner Gaming Insomniacs hosted Fortnite and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate tournaments, drawing more than 375 participants. In between competitions, the Albany Capital [...]Read More
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Albany Capital Center to Host 2021 Through 2023 NYSPHSAA Boys Volleyball State Championships Venue awarded three-year contract following competitive bidding process Albany, N.Y. – The Albany Capital Center and the New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) today announced they will jointly host the 2021 through 2023 Boys Volleyball State Championships. The contract was awarded following a competitive bidding process in which all proposals were reviewed and voted [...]Read More
The Albany Capital Center (ACC) has named American Concert and Entertainment Services (A.C.E.S.) as its preferred audiovisual partner for facility production services after a Request for Proposal process. A.C.E.S., located in Troy, New York was founded by Bill and Jan Reinhardt in 1992. The company set out to be a full-service production company; providing more than simply lights or audio. Today, A.C.E.S. offers video walls, audio systems, lighting production, video services and more under one [...]Read More
The Albany Capital Center (ACC) will launch its new webinar series, Expert in the Room, on Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. This first session will address the topic of information technology and include a conversation between Doug McClaine, general manager of the Albany Capital Center and James Anilowski, co-owner and president of Tech Forward. It will cover what event planners should ask in relation to information technology and ways to better plan for future virtual and in-person events. [...]Read More
Experts Weigh-In on the Future of Events in the COVID-19 Era The webinar, hosted by the Albany Capital Center, focused on what events, meetings and gatherings could look like in the future ALBANY, N.Y. -- With New York state in various stages of reopening, event organizers are looking to experts on how to safely and successfully organize meetings, events and gatherings. The Albany Capital Center hosted a webinar Thursday, addressing the questions they have been receiving while announcing [...]Read More