OLEDs, Wearables, Quantum Dots and Other Hot Display Technologies Key Focus at Display Week’s Annual Investors Conference

The Society for Information Display (SID) is partnering with Cowen and Company and IHS for the 11th Annual Investors Conference at Display Week, which runs from May 31-June 5, 2015, at the San Jose Convention Center.

Part of the four-day SID Business Track, this day-long event will be held immediately following the Display Week keynote presentations on Tuesday, June 2, and will focus on “Trendspotting in the Emerging Display Technology Ecosystem.”

The Investors Conference is a unique event where public and private investors, as well as business professionals, will hear about cutting-edge technology and leading industry innovators that are driving advancements in the global display ecosystem. This year, speakers will reveal what to expect from some of the hottest emerging technologies, such as OLEDs, wearables and quantum dots. Session topics include:

  • Quantum Dots: From the Lab to Commercial Success
  • Evolution of the Immersive Experience
  • Innovations Driving Wearable Displays
  • Advanced Technologies Impacting the Display Ecosystem
  • The OLED Revolution is Now

Following welcoming remarks from Josh Epstein, managing director for Cowen and Company, presenters from some of the most innovative companies in the display industry will deliver interactive talks. Participating firms currently on the roster include CBRITE, Cima NanoTech, Gl?, Immersion, Innova Dynamics, Kateeva, Kopin, Nanoco, Nanosys, Prysm, QD Vision, Tactus, Uni-Pixel, Universal Display, VIA optronics and Vuzix.

Attendees will also be treated to two keynote addresses, at the luncheon and at the end of the event. The luncheon presentation will be on “Monitoring Trends Driving the Living Room Ecosystem” by Paul Gagnon, director, IHS Technology, who will provide a quick history from the CRT of yesterday to the immersive displays of tomorrow. Mark Turner, vice president, Partnership Relations and Business Development, for Technicolor will deliver the closing presentation on “Deploying New Viewing Experiences for Consumer Electronics Devices.”

A networking session and cocktail reception will follow the closing presentation, allowing presenters and investors to mix and mingle along with leading display professionals to further discuss conference topics and key trends in a relaxed environment. More information on the Investors Conference can be found at