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State of the Industry – Where's It Headed?
KEYNOTE
Wed – April 1
8:00 - 9:00 am | Session Opening Keynote S01
Education Track: Industry Trends
SESSION LEADER > view details
Richard Ventura, NEC Display Solutions of Americas
Jeff Hastings, BrightSign
Laetitia Lim, Quividi
Bryan Meszaros, OpenEye Global
Stuart Armstrong, ComQi
ABOUT THE SESSION

How is the digital signage world transforming and evolving with new technologies and opportunities as we start a new decade? How is success measured in 2020? A dynamic panel of industry leaders will debate and analyze the current status of our marketplace, new partnerships and insights about the future.
A dynamic panel of industry leaders will debate and analyze the current status of our marketplace, new partnerships and future insights.

ABOUT THE SPEAKERS
SESSION LEADER
Richard Ventura
SVP Strategy and Solutions Development
NEC Display Solutions of Americas

Richard Ventura is the Vice President of Strategy for NEC Display Solutions of America, overseeing all strategy-related activities. Rich works with the executive team to define the company’s vision and direction and establish initiatives that disrupt current and future markets, explore alternative solutions, and result in short and long-term gains.

Jeff Hastings
CEO
BrightSign

Jeff Hastings, CEO, is responsible for the company’s global strategic direction. Hastings has held leadership positions at other prominent digital media companies including Corel, M-Audio and Pinnacle Systems. As President of Rio, Hastings introduced the industry’s first MP3 player. Hastings holds a BS in computer science from Purdue University.

Laetitia Lim
CEO
Quividi

Bryan Meszaros
CEO & Founder
OpenEye Global

Bryan Meszaros is the CEO and Founder of OpenEye Global. With more than 19 years of experience, Meszaros has been recognized as a global industry leader. Meszaros maintains an active involvement in both SEGD (Board of Directors) and DSE (Advisory Board).

Stuart Armstrong
Group President
ComQi