Washington, DC -- David Pogue, New York
Times columnist and Emmy-winning technology correspondent for CBS News
Sunday Morning, will deliver the keynote address on Wednesday, September 17
during The NAB Radio Show in Austin.
on his expertise in computer technology, as well as his experience as a Broadway
musical conductor, arranger and keyboard player, Pogue will offer attendees a
unique perspective on the opportunities that today's evolving technology brings
to the future of radio. Pogue's keynote address will be followed by remarks by
NAB President and CEO David K. Rehr.
is currently the personal-technology columnist for the New York Times,
and the author of their most popular blog, "Pogue's Posts." In addition to his
New York Times "State of the Art" column, Pogue is a frequent guest on
NPR's Morning Edition, and a technology correspondent on CBS News
Sunday Morning, where his Google segment won the Business Emmy in
over 3 million books in print, Pogue is considered one of the world's
best-selling how-to authors. Macs for Dummies, one of seven books Pogue
wrote or co-wrote in the "for Dummies" series, was the number one best-selling
Macintosh book from 1992-1999, while PalmPilot: The Ultimate Guide has
remained the number one best-selling Palm book since its release in 1998. In
1999, Pogue went on to launch a collection of humorous, informative booklets
written for computer products that lack instruction manuals. Named the Missing
Manuel series, these books now include over 60 titles covering a variety of
computer systems and applications.
noted musician, Pogue began composing and conducting music in high school before
graduating summa cum laude with Distinction in Music at Yale University.
Following graduation, Pogue worked as a conductor, synthesizer programmer, and
arranger on Broadway and Off-Broadway productions, ultimately using his unique
combination of musical knowledge and computer science skills to provide computer
lessons to composers and Hollywood celebrities.
About The NAB
The NAB Radio Show is the largest annual convention for radio.
This year's show, Sep. 17- 19 in Austin, delivers a one-of-a-kind networking
opportunity for station professionals representing all format and market sizes
and is co-located with the R&R Convention. More information about The NAB
Radio Show is available at www.nabradioshow.com.
registration is now available for news media reporters interested in covering
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for additional information.