Jon Peddie President
Dr. Jon Peddie is one of the pioneers of the graphics industry, and formed JPR to provide customer intimate consulting and market forecasting services. He lectures at numerous conferences and universities on topics pertaining to graphics technology and the emerging trends in digital media technology. Recently named one of the most influential analysts, he regularly advises investors in the technology sector. Frequently quoted in trade and business publications, he was the president of The Siggraph Pioneers, contributes articles to numerous publications and in 2015 was given the Life Time Achievement award from the CAAD society He is also the author or co-author of several books including Graphics User Interfaces and Graphics Standards (1992), High Resolution Graphics Display Systems (1994), Multimedia and Graphics Controllers (1994), The History of Visual Magic in Computers (2013), and Contributing Editor, Handbook of Visual Display Technology (2016), and is currently working on two new books on AR and VR.