Competitive Collaboration Drives Technology Innovation

September 25-27, 2019 Fairmont Grand Grand Del Mar, San Diego, CA
11 Oct 2018
11:30 am - 12:15 pm
Pacific Ballroom

Competitive Collaboration Drives Technology Innovation

When competitors collaborate the industry wins. With the growth of online ordering and an increased reliance on timely information that comes across the computer screen, there is a growing need for standardized data collection and management. Discover how technology leaders in the events industry — whose organizations often compete against one another — are collaborating on ways to gather and share data for the benefit of everyone. This panel of IT experts will explore how seamless integration across different technology platforms can benefit show organizers and increase exhibitor satisfaction.  Steve Corrick, CEO, North America, Comexposium, moderates this session.  Joining the discussion are: Rich Stone, CEO, A.C.T. Inc. / EXPOCAD; Richard Maranville, Chief Digital Officer at Freeman; Rick Britton, Chief Information Officer at GES; and Don Kline, CEO of Map Your Show.