About the Telepresence Options Publisher:
Howard S. Lichtman - Publisher
Howard S. Lichtman is a visual collaboration-focused technologist, author, publisher and consultant with specialties in visual collaboration, interactive video wall technologies, telepresence, and videoconferencing to improve organizational and personal productivity. He is the founder and president of the Human Productivity Lab, an independent consultancy and research firm that helps organizations design visual collaboration strategies and environments. He has worked with some of the world's best known and most respected companies ranging from Fortune 100 energy companies, global accountancies, and investment banks to help them design visual collaboration stragegies and programs.
Telepresence Options grew from his personal blog in 2005 to a boutique publishing company focused on visual collaboration technolgies. Mr. Lichtman was the publisher of Telepresence Options Magazine from 2010-2014 and is the author and/or co-author of the Telepresence Options 2011 Yearbook (2011), The Inter-Company Telepresence and Videoconferencing Handbook (2009), The Telepresence and Videoconferencing Exchange Review(2010), Telepresence, Effective Visual Collaboration and the Future of Global Business at the Speed of Light (2006), and Emerging Technologies for Teleconferencing and Telepresence (2005).
Mr. Lichtman is a frequent commentator on telepresence, videoconferencing and effective visual collaboration and his writings on and analysis of the industry have been featured by US News and World Report, Telephony Magazine, CXO Magazine, The Chicago Tribune, Reuters, Pro AV Magazine, Killer App Magazine, ABA Banking Journal, Bank Systems and Technology Magazine and CFO Magazine among others.