ISE People: Blair Parkin, Managing Director, Visual Acuity11 December 2012
Blair is a technologist, entrepreneur and business leader with extensive experience of the audio visual, visualisation, presentation and computing technologies, applications and markets. He has led software and hardware technology businesses worldwide with full P&L responsibility at companies ranging from $250 million to the current consulting group with revenues of circa $6 million. He is an excellent communicator and in his daily working life he liaises with a wide variety of people within a project environment.
Blair is an acknowledged expert in display technology and its related products and markets. Sustainable development including financial and operational sustainability, social responsibility and leadership in energy and environmental design are areas that Blair is also renowned worldwide. Blair is passionate about technology, successful project delivery as well as human communication and understanding.
Part III of the future trends seminar will be looking at the technology trends, benchmarking them to the 2012 Global Market Definition and Strategy Study and unpacking what is driving the specific technological change. The speakers will be taking the audience on a journey through each of the major AV technologies, the next steps and the drivers for change. This is a wide-ranging review presenting a snapshot of the road ahead for the technologies in our industry.