RALEIGH, N.C. – Frank Plastina, chief executive officer at telecom gear manufacturer Tekelec, will be among the guest speakers for “A CEO Conversation,” a conference put on by the North Carolina Technology Association.

The conference is set for April 11 at the Sheraton Imperial in Research Triangle Park.

Plastina was a longtime executive at Nortel before becoming an entrepreneur and investor. He took over as CEO at Tekelec just over a year ago.
The theme for the conference is “What’s Next?”

Other speakers include Richard Sarnoff, president of Bertlesmann Digital Media Investments, and Barry Landis, former president of Warner Music Group.