CEA Pres./CEO Gary Shapiro To Keynote 2nd DASH Conference
June 17, 2014 at 12:56 PM (PT)
CONSUMER ELECTRONICS ASSOCIATION (CEA) Pres./CEO GARY SHAPIRO, will be a keynote speaker at the second DASH CONNECTED CAR CONFERENCE, a creation of RADIO INK, JACOBS MEDIA, and SCG, LLC, to be held in DETROIT, OCTOBER 15th-16th. As head of the CEA, SHAPIRO has testified before CONGRESS more than 20 times on technology and business issues.
"We are thrilled to have a national leader and visionary provide his unique insight to DASH attendees," JACOBS MEDIA Pres. FRED JACOBS said. "This year's conference will focus on a deeper understanding of the possibilities that lie ahead and identifying concrete solutions, and GARY is the perfect person to set the table."
"DASH is a unique conversation at the intersection of consumer products, entertainment, and the automotive industry," SHUMAN CONSULTING GROUP Principal VALERIE SHUMAN said. "GARY will bring valuable perspective about the rapidly evolving in-car entertainment experience."
"I'm excited to deliver the keynote address at the DASH Conference, a great mashup of broadcast radio, the automobile industry, and consumer electronics. As the home of global auto industry and an emerging hotbed of startups and technological innovation, DETROIT is the perfect location for this meeting of the minds," SHAPIRO said. "At CEA, we are witnessing an amazing time of change and cross-industry collaboration affecting the auto industry in general and car infotainment systems in particular. Many industries are working together to map out the car of the future, and all of the players need to make sure they have a seat at the table."
The DASH CONFERENCE will be held OCTOBER 15th-16th, at the WESTIN AIRPORT HOTEL, embedded in DETROIT's METROPOLITAN AIRPORT. Leaders from broadcasting and automotive industries will be sharing their insights. Register here.