Shelly Palmer to Deliver CEDIA 2016 Opening Keynote
Shelly Palmer will present the opening keynote at CEDIA 2016.
Palmer is a strategic advisor to leading technology firms, a regular technology commentator for CNBC, MSNBC, CNN and Fox Business News and one of LinkedIn's Top 10 Voices of Technology.
"Shelly Palmer has extensive experience and insight into the technology sector making him a great fit to present our opening keynote and share a vision with CEDIA attendees about the best ways leverage new technologies to their benefit," Vin Bruno, CEDIA CEO, said in a statement.
According to CEDIA, Palmer will use his keynote to explore how the most effective home technology professionals are managing change and how all CEDIA 2016 attendees can position their businesses to successfully compete in a connected world.
"As those who already have a deep understanding and love for technology, CEDIA professionals are poised for fantastic success over the next several years as the number of connected devices is set to surpass 50 billion by 2020," Palmer said.
"The proliferation of the internet of things means that anything that can be connected will be connected, and that simple truth lends itself to many avenues for innovation that I look forward to discussing at CEDIA 2016."
Palmer is Managing Partner at Palmer Advanced Media where he is a driver of market, technology and strategic direction, as well as acquisition strategies, for his clients.
He is also an award-winning composer, producer, writer and director, as well as the patented inventor of the underlying technology for Enhanced Television used by programs such as ABC's Who Wants to Be a Millionaire and ESPN's Monday Night Football and response-based advertising systems.
The Opening Keynote will take place on September 14 at 5:30 p.m. in the Forks Ballroom of the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center. Registration for CEDIA 2016 opens June 8 and can be found here.
CEDIA 2016 will be held at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas from Sept. 13-17. The show floor will be open from Sept. 15-17.