Harris CEO Howard Lance to Keynote 2010 NAB Show
February 5, 2010
WASHINGTON: Harris Corp. Chairman,
President and COE Howard Lance will be a keynote speaker at the 2010 NAB Show
in Las Vegas in April. He will “focus on how commercial broadcast technology
has increased the performance and reduced the price of military equipment for
many intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance applications--including the
use of consumer technology by government and defense leaders to help homeland
security, warfighting and peacekeeping efforts,” according to the NAB.
Lance will also participate in a morning session entitled “Dual Utilization of
Broadcast Technology for Industry and Government,” on Wednesday, April 14,
Lance will discuss “how the integration of government and commercial
technologies can create ‘cross-over’ applications that benefit both sectors,”
Lance was appointed president and CEO and elected to the Harris board in 2003.
Before joining Harris, he was president of NCR Corp.and chief operating officer
of its retail and financial group. Previously, he spent 17 years with Emerson
ElectricCo., where he held senior management positions.
Lance was appointed by President George W. Bush to serve on the National Security
Telecommunications Advisory Committee. He is a member of the Board of Trustees
of the Florida Institute of Technology and the Board of Governors of the
Aerospace Industries Association.