CEDIA opening keynote by Luke Williams
|FISHERS, Ind. (April 17, 2019) – Today CEDIA has announced that Luke Williams, NYU professor and author of the international bestseller, Disrupt: Think the Unthinkable to Spark Transformation in Your Business, will deliver this year’s CEDIA Expo Opening Keynote.|
CEDIA Expo attendees can expect Williams to focus on how to tap into the disruptive mindset to differentiate their company.
|“Companies need to be consistently making bold moves, even at the very peak of their success. It is an essential skill for anyone in business, from a small start-up to a global corporation,” said Williams.|
Tabatha O’Connor, CEDIA President, and CEO adds “Those working in the CEDIA channel are constant managers of change – but
looking at how to harness the power of disruption is a new skill set that every company needs to adapt to stay ahead of the curve and to ultimately be successful.”
Williams is one of the world’s leading business thinkers on innovation strategy, he is the Founder and Executive Director of the W.R. Berkley Innovation Labs; and a Fellow at Frog Design — one of the world’s most influential product strategy and design firms. Williams is the inventor of 30-plus U.S. patents and has designed more than 100 products in industries ranging from transportation to finance, and healthcare to consumer electronics.
He has also worked with leading companies across the globe and is a dynamic and sought-after management speaker, having lectured in 21 countries and addressed the United Nations General Assembly and the World Innovation Forum.
The 2019 CEDIA Expo Opening Keynote is free for CEDIA Expo attendees and will take place on Wednesday, September 11 at 5:30 p.m. at the Denver Convention Center. CEDIA Expo will be held September 10-14 at the Denver Convention Center. The show floor will be open on September 12-14. Registration will open on April 22 at www.cediaexpo.com.
About The Author
Tim Albright is the founder of AVNation and is the driving force behind the AVNation network. He carries the InfoComm CTS, a B.S. from Greenville College and is pursuing an M.S. in Mass Communications from Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville. When not steering the AVNation ship, Tim has spent his career designing systems for churches both large and small, Fortune 500 companies, and education facilities.