QLED and HDR10 Summit June 27-28

Insight Media and Samsung Electronics Corp. announce a new conference to be held at the Sheraton Universal near Hollywood on June 27-28. Called the QLED and HDR10 Summit, this event is a unique opportunity to hear the full scope of the Samsung’s plans for quantum dot (QLED) displays, its full HDR10/HDR10+ ecosystem activities, its ambitions to bring wide color gamut and HDR to theatrical, and its efforts in metrology and calibration for wide color gamut and HDR display.
Samsung presenters will be complemented by other industry partners and experts and there will be a number of demos to showcase technology.

The goal is to share technical, product, market, standardization and measurement information and issues related to the adoption of wide color gamut and HDR technology in TVs, monitors and professional products, including theatrical venues.

This event is focused on the Hollywood technical community and offers a venue to learn more about Samsung’s plans, to see some of the latest technology demos and to hear from industry leaders on the current state and future plans in these areas.

There is no fee to attend, but attendance is limited. Register NOW to begin the approval process. More information about the event can be found at

“This is a special opportunity for Samsung and its suppliers, customers and partners to share knowledge about the QLED and HDR10 ecosystem so all can be more informed and better prepared to take advantage of this exciting area,” noted Chris Chinnock, President and Founder of Insight Media.

The detailed agenda is shown below.


Quantum Dot Technology and Architectures I
Insight Media Chris Chinnock Quantum Dot Introduction
Samsung Advanced Research Institute Hyosook Jang Bright Cd-Free Quantum Dots for Wide Color Gamut QLED TVs
TBA TBA Quantum Dots on LEDs and microLEDs
EMD/Merck Michele Ricks Quantum Materials for Next Generation Displays
Quantum Dot Technology and Architectures II
University of Central Florida Yajie Dong Perovskites for Displays: Status and Prospects
Nanoco James Harris Quantum Dot Color Filters for Photoemissive Displays
Display Supply Chain Consultants Ross Young QD TV vs. OLED TV Capacity and Cost Outlook
Insight Media Chris Chinnock Summary of QLED Alliance
ISFTV Kevin Miller Data and Analysis on Actual TV Viewing Conditions
Samsung Electronics America Gerald Catapano Overview of Samsung’s HDR/WCG TV Line
Display Supply Chain Consultants Bob O’Brien Global TV Market Outlook
HDR/WCG Metrology
Insight Media Chris Chinnock Introduction to the International Committee on Display Metrology
Tarkus Imaging Jack Holm Some considerations in quantifying display color volume
AV TOP Florian Friedrich HDR accuracy & HDR stability
Portrait Displays Tyler Pruitt HDR Calibration
Panel Discussion Kevin Miller Moderator


HDR10 / HDR10+
Insight Media Chris Chinnock Overview of HDR
Samsung Research America YeongTack Kim HDR10+ : Beyond HDR10
Samsung Research America Jon Fairhurst HDR10+ for Next Generation Broadcasting
ColorFront Bill Feightner New Mastering and Delivery Options for HDR10+ and Other HDR Formats
HDR/WCG Monitors
TV Logic Wes Donahue Reference HDR Displays: The Complicated Truth
Samsung Information Technology Chris Roderick Samsung QLED Gaming Monitors
IHS Markit Hidetoshi Himuro given by Chris Chinnock Trends and Forecast for Gaming and Professional Monitors
Panel Discussion Joe Kane Moderator
HDR/WCG Cinema
Samsung Research America Christopher Buchanan Overview of Samsung’s LED-based CinemaScreen technology
MKPE Consulting Michael Karagosian Working Toward HDR in Cinema
GDC Technology USA Sungyum Gim Introduction to JETREEL Cinemas: Integrating latest cinema technologies into the luxury cinema space
Barco Bill Beck Dan Huerta Keeping Projection Competitive in an HDR/WCG Cinema Future
Panel Discussion Geoff Tully Moderator