The Digital Signage Federation® To Host Coffee & Controversy – A DSF Breakfast During NYC Digital Signage Week

Sept. 23, 2015

Warrenton, VA - The Digital Signage Federation (DSF), the independent not-for-profit trade organization serving the digital signage industry, is pleased to announce that it will host Coffee & Controversy – a Breakfast, featuring a spirited panel discussion in New York City during Digital Signage Week on Tuesday, November 3rd from 8:30-10:15am at Guy’s American Kitchen and Bar in the heart of Times Square.

Following the breakfast event attendees are also invited to join a live installation tour of one of New York City’s newest digital signage installations.

The DSF panel discussion, moderated by Ken Goldberg, DSF’s outgoing 2015 Chairman & CEO of Real Digital Media, which will explore a number of topics related to technology, content and operations. The morning’s format will be rapid fire, possibly irreverent and will invite audience participation by providing a mobile voting app allowing those in attendance to weigh in after each topic. Audience results will be displayed in real time.

Attendees are also invited to suggest panel topics by tweeting to @DSFederation with the hashtag #coffeetopic. Topic authors will be identified as topics are posed to the panel, which will consist of:

  • Randy Dearborn, DSF 2015 Vice Chairman & Vice President Multimedia Technologies, MGM Resorts International
  • Phil Lenger, President & Creative Director, Show + Tell
  • Bryan Meszaros, CEO & Founder, OpenEye
  • Tom Nix, CEO Scala

The event will run from 8:30-10:15am. A breakfast buffet will be served starting at 8:30am and the panel discussion will start at 9:00am. Admittance is complimentary for DSF Members, $25 for non-members and will include the breakfast buffet.

Registration is available on the DSF website at:

Location:  Guy’s American Kitchen and Bar, 220 W. 44th St., New York City, 10036

Cost:           Complimentary for DSF Members, $25 for non-members

Special thanks to Platinum Sponsor NEC Display Solutions; Gold Sponsors Global Display Solutions and media mea; Silver Sponsors Keyser Retail Solutions, Peerless-AV, 11Giraffes, YCD Multimedia and Chief for their support of this event.

About Digital Signage Federation®:
DSF®'s Mission is to support and promote the common business interests of the world-wide digital signage, interactive technologies and the digital out-of-home network industries. The DSF® is a not-for-profit independent voice of the digital signage industry reflecting the diversity of its membership. It promotes professional recognition through certifications, continuing education, conferences, publications, and presentations offered by the DSF® and affiliate groups. It provides regulatory advocacy to leverage the collective strength of members and represent their interests at the higher levels of government and the community. The DSF® provides leadership and networking opportunities focused on building a strong foundation for the advancement of the digital signage industry. For more information, visit