The keynote speaker at this yearís CEDIA Expo is high-profile entrepreneur Richard Farleigh, who is also well known for his appearances on the TV series Dragonsí Den, where he has shown himself to be an active and informed investor in new ideas based on high technology.
The Australian-born entrepreneur presents his business-related seminar on the afternoon of Wednesday 25th June in the Show Floor Seminar Theatre. Considered to be one of the ëniceí Dragons, Richard is also the author of Taming the Lion, in which he shares his investing secrets and tips.
ìWe are very excited to have Richard Farleigh at CEDIA Expoî said Matt Nimmons, CEDIA Expoís show manager. ìHe has such a wealth of knowledge and experience in the business world that heíll be sharing with our delegates that Iím sure there will be standing room only! Richard will also be answering questions at the end of his session so a fantastic opportunity to learn from a true expert.î
After the successful launch of the Hot Topics Theatre at CEDIA Expo 2008, the Show Floor Seminar Theatre is returning with an even more impressive line up. Alongside Richard Farleigh will be Ian Potts, executive producer for BBC HD, Andy Macleod, manager of business development UK, Cisco Systems and Richard Foggie, assistant director of Electronics Innovation at the BERR (UK Dept for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform). More names are anticipated but have yet to be confirmed.
The seminars taking place on the show floor will cover topical issues for the residential custom installation market. Experts from a number of important fields and industries will be offering their expert advice and experience to delegates in 40-minute sessions. The seminars will be free and seats will be on a first come, first served basis.