Orlando Magic's Storm and Six Flags' Anderson Join Keynote Speaker List for the FPD Conference at InfoComm

Leading integrators working in retail, QSR, transportation, public communications, and other verticals join NPD DisplaySearch to discuss end-market trends.

Santa Clara, CA June 05, 2013

NPD DisplaySearch today announced that David Storm, director of broadcast technology and services for the Orlando Magic basketball organization, and Sean Anderson, director of interactive services for Six Flags Entertainment Corporation, will join Brandon McNulty, managing director and CTO of International Speedway Corporation (ISC), as keynote speakers at the FPD Conference at InfoComm on June 11, 2013 in Orlando, Florida.

"Sports teams and amusement parks are in the vanguard when it comes to using the latest and greatest display technologies," noted Todd Fender, senior analyst at NPD DisplaySearch. "We look forward to hearing new insights into how these companies are developing some of the most innovative displays and digital signage in the nation."

The conference will feature views and perspectives from end users, distributors, and integrators who will address supply chain trends, case studies from vertical markets, as well as the opportunities and challenges mobile products present to the industry. Senior-level industry integrators will take an in-depth look at the past, present, and future of digital signage solutions by examining real world successes and pitfalls of completed installations. They will also discuss their near- and long-term vision for the industry, including what new technologies should be developed.

Other speakers and panelists at the conference include the following:

*Mike Mainthow, CMO, City 24/7 - Public Communications

*David Spence, Vice President, CoxCom Inc. - Sporting/Recreation

*Kurtis Van Horn, Co-Founder, President and Board Secretary, Internet Connectivity Group (I.C.G.) - QSR

*Chris Beauchamp, President, Monster Media - Mass Transit

*Kris Konrath, VP Marketing, Sony Convergent - Retail

*Stuart Armstrong, President of the Americas for ComQi - mobile interactivity within the digital signage industry

*NPD DisplaySearch analysts will also provide analysis and forecasts

The FPD Conference at InfoComm will feature presentations and discussions about future trends in large displays, IT, and digital signage from perspectives throughout the supply chain. The popular annual event, held in conjunction with InfoComm, allows visionary professionals to interact with leading industry analysts and senior-level executives in a small group setting.

To view the full agenda and register for the FPD Conference at InfoComm, visit http://www.displaysearch.com/fpdatinfocomm.

For more information about conferences and sponsorship opportunities, please contact Laura Castellano at 408.418.1904 or laura.castellano(at)displaysearch(dot)com.

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