Barco Announces Seminar During Digital Signage Week “The Evolution of Display Technology for Retail and Public Spaces”

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An exciting part of previous Digital Signage Weeks has been Barco’s Thought Leadership Event - Media Lab Sessions.  For 2018, Barco is expanding its NY Digital Showcase sponsorship, with the launch of a new event – “The Evolution of Display Technology for Retail and Public Spaces.” Barco’s events are always anticipated for its insightful, inspirational, passionate and knowlegable speakers. This year’s November 1 event promises to be a fantastic event as we present our line-up of industry experts at Spring Studios, 6 Saint Johns Lane, New York, NY 10013. Space is limited, so be sure to claim your spot soon.

The 2018 lineup of speakers are addressing how display technology impacts end user experiences in a wide range of interesting ways, starting with content creation right through to how technology enhances a visitor experience. The speakers will also address specific challenges they faced, and how they overcame them.

The event kicks off at 2 PM with a welcome and overview. The first speaker is Yaling Chin, Deputy Director and Leader of the Digital Art Team in MTA’s Arts & Design Program, who will talk about the MTA’s Arts & Design New Digital Artwork installation at the busy Fulton Center Transportation Hub in Lower Manhattan
At 3:15, the King Tutankhamun: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh panel takes the stage. Moderated by industry powerhouse Margot Douaihy, Editor-At-Large for Futuernet (formerly NewBay Media), this panel takes an exciting look at the vision, challenges and lessons learned from creating a 9-city global exhibition. Panelists include Troy Collins, Chief Marketing Officer and VP of Business Development for IMG Exhibitions who was charged with creating and executing the massive project; Khalil Williams, General Manager at Design Electronics who integrated the video, sound, and security for the project; and Mitch Stein National Sales Manager Canada at Barco, who helped drive the projection solutions for the project.
At 4 PM we shift the focus to retail spaces as we welcome Ann Marie Stephen, Founder of Retail Innovation Lounge + Kwolia,  who will present compelling information on the evolution of the retail space in her presentation, Under Construction: The Transforming Future of Retail.

This event is in high demand, so use this link to sign up today.


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