In this episode of Pro AV Today, host Ben Thomas explores how audiovisual technology is transforming the way we approach wellness. With special guest Krys Kwiecien from AVI-SPL, a chair of the ABLE group and their Core Plus team, the discussion dives deep into innovative applications of technology and AV in areas such as personal health, ergonomic design, ADA compliant experiences, and more.
Kwiecien shares his personal journey from contractor to Core Plus team member at AVI-SPL, and his battle with Crohn’s disease. He emphasizes how his experiences with technology and gaming helped him achieve remission and fueled his passion for wellness and technology.
The conversation explores various applications of AV in empowering individuals with disabilities, creating more inclusive and mindful workplaces, and supporting the mental and physical well-being of employees. From soundscape therapy to ergonomic technology, Kwiecien provides an inspiring look at the future of AV in the wellness space, focusing on relaxation, integration, and connection.
The episode also addresses the challenges and opportunities that the industry faces, emphasizing the importance of flexibility and understanding the unique needs of end users. By utilizing AV to level the playing field and enhance the human experience, the industry has the potential to dissolve feelings of isolation, foster empowerment, and create a positive impact on lives.