PSA TEC 2019 Guest Blog: NEC Display

TEC 2019 is the premier education and networking event for all professional systems integrators in the security and audio-visual markets. This year’s event pivots around a changing market and ways to stay relevant within the industry. 

By NEC Display


AV 101

Wednesday, March 13 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

New at the whole AV thing or just need a refresher?  Let NEC take you through basic display technologies and how they fit within AV and IT solutions!

Join NEC as subject expert Rich McPherson reviewd basic display technologies (LCD, DLP, LED, etc.) and their descriptions including resolutions, scaling, and the different types of inputs associated with these technologies including throw and aspect ratios.  Attendees will also gain a better understanding of how the different display technologies fit within AV and IT solutions.

Rich McPherson

Rich McPherson, Senior Product Manager of Projectors for NEC Display Solutions of America, Inc., is responsible for the company’s integration projector lineup. Rich manages the marketing and messaging of projector families, pricing and inventory issues, product roadmaps and all engineering and technical aspects of the projectors.  Additionally, Rich works closely with sales and channel marketing teams to communicate and demonstrate product information.

Rich has an extensive background in product management and has been with NEC since 1995.  With over 30 years in the projection industry Rich has covered a large spectrum of positions. Starting in customer service as a service technician at the beginning of his career he moved into a management role before moving to engineering. His next career move was into product management roles first with Plasma Displays and then Projectors. Rich holds dual degrees in Electrical and Mechanical Engineering Technology from Corning Community College.


DvLED Project Overview: Developing and Installing an LED Display Solution

Wednesday, March 13 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

Not sure on where to start with dvLED projects?

With the rise of LED technology and solutions, it’s important to know what goes into an LED installation and the ins and outs of the entire project scope.  NEC’s LED product manager, Adam Mostafa will review the details behind this and what goes into a successful project.

Adam Mostafa

Adam supports NEC’s Direct View LED sales teams and solutions by conducting product demonstrations, tradeshows, trainings and seminars. He conducted his Direct View LED training in a factory in China for almost two months.

Adam graduated from UMass with a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering and currently resides outside of Los Angeles, CA.


Those who attend BOTH courses will receive a $50 VISA gift card compliments of NEC! Register Now!