Corning Glass Technologies' Dr. Peter Bocko to Keynote At Digital Signage Expo 2013

"Looking Forward by Looking Back: A Futuristic Retrospective on the Trends in Display & Digital Signage."

Atlanta - Digital Signage Expo® (DSE), the world's largest and longest running International Tradeshow and Conference dedicated to digital signage, interactive technology and digital out-of-home networks (DOOH), announced today that Dr. Peter L. Bocko, Chief Technology Officer for Corning Glass Technologies, Corning, Inc. will deliver the Wednesday, February 27th Keynote address at DSE's 10th Anniversary 2013 Las Vegas event.


Dr. Bocko, recognized as one of the foremost glass experts in the display industry and who has contributed to the design, technology delivery and commercialization of innovative new technologies at Corning, will present "Looking Forward by Looking Back: A Futuristic Retrospective on the Trends in Display & Digital Signage."

In keeping with the conference theme, Innovation Inspires, Bocko's remarks will address those key developments he believes have had the greatest impact on the digital signage industry, describe the compelling value propositions for advanced capabilities such as high resolution, interactivity, 3-D, transparent displays, and audio, and the innovative role each will play in the future.

Richard Lebovitz, Educational and Editorial Director of Exponation, LLC, which produces DSE said, "Peter Bocko's historical perspective and first-hand participation in landmark innovation uniquely qualifies him to describe how innovation will contribute to future advancements, and identify areas of opportunity for professionals in our industry."

Registration to attend Dr. Bocko's Keynote address and any of DSE 2013 educational conference seminars is now open at www.digitalsignageexpo.net.

Mark your calendar now: Digital Signage Expo® 2013, co-located with the Interactive Technology Expo and Digital Content Show, will present its three-day conference on February 26-28, 2013. The Exhibition Hall will open for two days on February 27-28, at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas. To reserve exhibit space contact Jeanne Phillips, (770) 649-0300, Ext 16. Or, for more information, visit www.digitalsignageexpo.net. You can follow DSE on Twitter at DSExpo, or for all DSE 2013 updates, use #dse2013. For year-round news and information on digital signage, visit DSE's new Digital Signage Connection web portal at www.digitalsignageconnection.com.

About Dr. Peter L. Bocko, Chief Technology Officer, Corning Glass Technologies, Corning Inc.
As chief technology officer for Corning Glass Technologies, Dr. Peter L. Bocko is recognized as one of the foremost glass experts in the display industry. Bocko joined Corning Inc. in 1979 and started working in LCD in 1982. Since then, he has contributed to the design, technology delivery and commercialization of advanced substrates for flat-panel display in a variety of leadership positions. Currently, he is responsible for new product innovation across Corning's glass technology businesses. In 2009, Bocko received a Special Recognition Award from the Society for Information Display (SID).

About Digital Signage Expo
Celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2013, Digital Signage Expo, held at the Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV, USA, is the world's largest and longest running conference and trade show exclusively dedicated to the digital signage, interactive technology and digital-out-of-home (DOOH) industries. Launched in 2004, DSE was the first event dedicated to the digital signage market and has been a significant contributor to the growth of this fast-paced industry. Professional end user attendance represents decision-makers from key industry categories such as retail, restaurant, healthcare, education, hospitality and transportation, as well as other key stakeholders, including advertising executives, brand marketers and systems integrators.

Close to 180 exhibitors feature technology and services including hardware, software, network, delivery and content from around the globe. DSE also offers the largest and most diversified digital signage and digital out-of-home educational program anywhere in the world, with more than 100 educators and the largest variety of educational opportunities, including a live installation tour and structured curriculum leading to professional re-certification in eight educational tracks. The 2013 program will be comprised of 16 pre- and post-show educational events, 32 seminars, 40 targeted Industry Vertical Discussion Groups and over 42 free presentations staged in three on-floor theaters.

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