Panel Challenges Printers, Mailers to Think About Their Readiness for the Future
BCC Software (Booth 642) is hosting a live webcast from the exhibit hall floor at PRINT 17, featuring top experts in the print and mail field, on Monday, September 11, at 11 am, on preparing for the future. The broadcast will be held at the Idealliance Solutions Theater, (Booth 2067).
BCC Software President Chris Lien welcomes three panelists for the webcast: Professor and author Chris Bondy; Thayer Long, President of NPES; and David Steinhardt, President and CEO of Idealliance.
The nature of the print and mail industry has undergone significant change, and the pace continues to intensify. In this webcast, you’ll discover:
- What are some of the major disruptions on the horizon?
- Ways to better analyze your company’s strengths and weaknesses moving into the future.
- How can businesses begin to alter their planning to become better ready to handle and thrive during these disruptions.
About the panelists
Chris Bondy: A Gannett Distinguished Professor in the School of Media Sciences at Rochester Institute of Technology, Bondy leads the effort to transform the School of Media Sciences into a cross-disciplinary educational experience, refreshing traditional courses, and teaching new courses in cross-media, asset management, and database publishing. With three decades of industry experience, Bondy has extensive experience in strategy, business development, product planning, process engineering, and marketing communications.
Thayer Long: Currently the President of NPES, Long has 20 years of association experience, serving most recently as EVP and CEO of the Independent Electrical Contractors, and prior to that as President and CEO of the Manufactured Housing Institute.
David Steinhardt: Steinhardt has spent more than 25 years building, re-inventing, and managing successful non-profit organizations in media, print, and publishing. He led the transformation of the print-focused Graphic Communications Association (GCA) into the dynamic International Digital Enterprise Alliance (Idealliance) that exists today.