Nov 3, 2021
TPIE Announces Opening Session Speaker

TPIE (the Tropical Plant Industry Exhibition) has announced that Duncan Wardle will be its opening session speaker in 2022. TPIE is scheduled to take place Jan. 19 to 21, in Tampa, Florida.

The title of Wardle’s presentation is “Embedding a Culture of Innovation into Everyone’s DNA.”

As Head of Innovation and Creativity at Disney, Wardle and his team helped Imagineering, Lucasfilm, Marvel, Pixar and Disney Parks to innovate, creating magical new storylines and experiences.

During his presentation, Wardle will talk about the skills businesses and individuals will need to rise in a decade of total disruption and an increased use of Artificial Intelligence

Wardle’s presentation will take place at on Jan. 19, 2022, at 9 a.m. EST  in the Tampa Convention Center.

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