Taking place at July 1 at Dolby’s European headquarters in Soho Square, London, CEDIA will be hosting a Future Trends breakfast event that is open to both members and non-members.

The event will feature a keynote speech by one of CEDIA instructor Rich Green, along with a Q&A session from fellow CEDIA instructor and CEDIA EMEA education director, Simon Buddle.

After a short morning coffee, Rich Green will grace the stage at Dolby’s showroom in London to deliver his popular talk, ‘Future Technologies: The Inside Scoop from Silicon Valley’. With his last UK appearance taking place in 2012, this is a rare opportunity for industry professionals to see Rich Green’s infamous talk.

Well-known as an expert on futuristic technologies, Rich has worked for leading Silicon Valley researchers, CEOs, venture capitalists, anthropologists and business consultants and has many insider facts to share with professionals in the home technology industry.

This fast-paced presentation will touch on new and developing technologies that are expected to develop over the next couple of years, as well as explain what design underpinnings can help industry professional’s delver more humane custom systems.

“We are delighted to announce Rich Green as our keynote speaker for CEDIA’s Future Trends event,” comments Wendy Griffiths, executive director of CEDIA EMEA. “With so much happening right now in virtual reality, artificial intelligence, natural user Interfaces, IoT, Mobile and wearables, we are confident that Rich will be able provide all attendees with a unique insight into what to expect in the near and distant future.”

Following Rich Green’s talk, CEDIA education director Simon Buddle will take part in a Q&A session.

Tickets to this event cost £25 for members, and £50 for non-members and can be purchased here.