Tech and Tailpipes
5:00 pm - 6:15 pm
A true American hero, First Sergeant Matt Eversmann illustrates the importance of leadership, courage and selfless service to succeed when ordinary circumstances become extraordinary challenges.
As an Army Ranger deployed to Somalia in 1993, Matt experienced the horrors of war when he and his fellow soldiers were trapped in a hostile district of Mogadishu and marked for death by an angry mob. His inspiring story of survival was immortalized in the epic film, “Black Hawk Down,” which recounts the harrowing experience.
Committed to sharing the lessons he learned in the military, Matt draws parallels from his experiences to highlight the importance of leadership, courage and responsibility within any team or organization. Unambiguously humble, gracious and warm, his powerful story and straightforward insights on instilling these values stay with business leaders longs after the applause has ended.
10:00 am - 11:00 am
AIA Certification Course
Steve Johnson of Planar will be presenting on the fundamentals of LED video wall technology.
Planar Systems Inc. is a global leader in display and digital signage technology, providing premier solutions for the world's most
demanding environments. Retailers, educational institutions, government agencies, businesses, utilities and energy firms, and home
theater enthusiasts all depend on Planar to provide superior performance when image experience is of the highest importance.
Planar video walls, large format LCD displays, interactive touch screen monitors and many other solutions are used by the world's
leading organizations in applications ranging from digital signage to simulation and from interactive kiosks to large-scale data
visualization. Founded in 1983, Planar is headquartered in Oregon, USA, with offices, manufacturing partners and customers
worldwide. For more information, visit www.planar.com.
2:30 am - 3:00 pm
Peter Kujawa of EO Johnson will be discussing cyber security. More information will be available soon!
1:45 pm - 2:15 pm
Chad Midtlien of Five Star Telecom will be providing an overview of Spectrum services and products.
4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Kevin Summers of Mitel will be discussing CloudLink. More details available soon!
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Chip Kepner of Visix will be discussing digital signage. More details available soon!
3:15 pm - 3:45 pm
Joe Grady of Enterprise Systems Group will be discussing Audio/Visual solutions. More details available soon!