LAS VEGAS (July 15, 2021) – “I’m talking to you from my lab, so in the middle of this, I’m going to be inventing something.”
A completely credible statement from inventor and entrepreneur Nolan Bushnell opens his chat with GLI CEO James Maida in the latest episode of Gaming Laboratories International’s (GLI®) web series, Illuminating Conversations.
The episode premiered today and is available for streaming now exclusively at https://gaminglabs.com/illuminatingconversations.
Bushnell’s inventions read like a technology and pop culture encyclopedia: Atari, Chuck E. Cheese’s Pizza Time Theater, in-car navigation systems, and dozens more. He has started more than 20 companies and been named one of “50 People Who Changed America” by Newsweek. In this conversation, he talks about three happy accidents that shaped his career, how he stumbled into the world of video games, the importance of execution, and he gives a preview of what he is working on now.
Specific to the gaming industry, Bushnell offers his insights and opinions about skill-based gaming, where Esports are going, and provides guidance to CEOs on how to motivate their teams to innovate.
Binge-watch Season One of Illuminating Conversations today. Gain valuable insights from Eilers & Krejcik’s Gaming Principal Todd Eilers; Jamaica Betting, Gaming Lottery Commission Executive Director Vitus Evans; Managing Director of Gaming Consultants International Neil Spencer; NIGA Chairman Ernest Stevens, Jr.; and Ellen Whittemore, Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary at Wynn Resorts.
About Gaming Laboratories International
Gaming Laboratories International, LLC is committed to delivering the highest quality land-based, lottery, and iGaming testing and assessment services around the world. GLI provides suppliers, operators, and regulators with expert guidance for navigating the future of gaming and ensuring gaming innovations meet regulatory standards with confidence. Since 1989, GLI has certified nearly 2 million items and has tested equipment for more than 480 jurisdictions. GLI has a global network of laboratory locations across six continents, with U.S. and international accreditations for compliance with ISO/IEC standards for technical competence in the gaming, wagering and lottery industries. GLI was named “Best Laboratory” in the SAGSE Europe, LatAm, and USA Awards 2020, “Best Test Lab in the Baltics,” and “Best Test Lab in the Nordics” in the Baltic and Scandinavian Gaming Awards 2020. For more information, visit gaminglabs.com.
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