AtlantaDigital Signage Expo (DSE), the world’s largest international trade show and educational conference dedicated to digital displays, interactive technology and digital communications networks, will present new educational opportunities designed specifically for restaurant operators system administrators and technologists March 29-30, 2017, at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

The seminar programs are part of DSE’s Educational Conference designed to help attendees learn about the newest technologies available, how successful digital signage strategies are being implemented, and how to best take advantage of them to strengthen guest relationships through proactive engagement in a variety of applications.

Topics to be presented include:

  • Wednesday, March 29, 9 a.m., Seminar 9 entitled, “Large-Format and Non-Standard Solutions for Digital Signage,” is a panel discussion to be moderated by Richard Ventura, Vice President of Business Development and Solutions for NEC Display Solutions, and comprised of Bill McDonald, Chief Information Officer and Technology Services for Metro Toronto Convention Centre; John Coniglio, Senior Account Manager for Westbury National Show Systems; Michael Chatten, Managing Director of Untold Digital.
  • Wednesday, March 29, 4 p.m., Seminar 17 entitled, “Best Practices for Outdoor Digital Signage,” to be co-presented by Brian McClimans, Vice President of Global Business Development at Peerless-AV, and Rodney Ward, Senior Director of Venue Technology at International Speedway Corporation.
  • Thursday, March 30, 11 a.m., Seminar 28 entitled, “Learn From Our Mistakes So You Don’t Make Them Too,” a panel discussion moderated by Margot Myers, Director of Global Marketing and Communications for The Platt Retail Institute and comprised of Janna Rider, Director of Digital Merchandising for Dairy Queen; Mike Dwyer, Senior Marketing Manager of Digital for Subway; and a representative from the Coates Group.
  • Thursday, March 30, 11 a.m., Seminar 30 entitled, A Platform for One of the Most Visited Locations in America,” to be co-presented by Ben Bojko, Creative Developer for Bluecadet; Josh Goldblum, CEO of Bluecadet; and Victoria Portway, Head of Digital Experience for the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum.

Registration for more educational events designed for restaurant operators, hoteliers, casino operators and other hospitality professionals, or any of the DSE 2017 educational conference seminars, which are sponsored by BroadSign International and are eligible for Digital Signage Expert Group (DSEG) certification renewal credits, is available online at

Mark your calendar now: DSE® 2017 is scheduled for March 28-31, 2017, with access to the Exhibit Hall March 29-30 at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas. To reserve exhibit space, contact Andrea Varrone at (770) 817-5905. For more information, visit

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