The Society For Information Display And IHS Conferences Announce Final Agenda For The Business Conference At Display Week 2013

The Society For Information Display And IHS Conferences Announce Final Agenda
               For The Business Conference At Display Week 2013

Leading Industry Experts to Address the Hottest Markets in the Display
Industry, including Television and Mobile Devices

PR Newswire

CAMPBELL, Calif., April 18, 2013

CAMPBELL, Calif., April 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --The Society for Information
Display (SID), the leading global organization dedicated to the advancement of
electronic display technology, in collaboration with IHS Conferences, today
unveiled the final agenda for its Business Conference taking place during
Display Week 2013 (May 19-24) in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Occurring on Monday, May 20, the theme of this year's one-day event is "Paths
to a Healthier Display Industry." As such, leading experts from the display
supply chain will examine ways to not only improve the industry, but also to
drive advancements in major product categories including television and mobile
devices.

"We are pleased to collaborate with IHS again this year," stated SID's
President, Brian Berkeley. "The topics we are prioritizing at this year's
conference, including mobile wave, next generation television, market impact
of advanced technologies, and industry financial and investment outlook, will
readily allow attendees to gain understanding into the best opportunities for
the display industry. A broad spectrum of experts will provide essential
insights and meaningful analysis that will benefit all attendees. There will
also be many networking opportunities to build new relationships with both
experts and attendees in these critical areas."

IHS/SID 2013 Business Conference Agenda:

  oWelcome Address: Brian Berkeley, President, SID
  oIntroduction: Glenn Bassett, Vice President, Strategic Business
    Development, IHS
  oDisplay Market Outlook: Sweta Dash, Senior Director Display Research and
    Strategy, IHS

Session I: Strategies for Mobile Wave – This presentation and panel session
will focus on the growth opportunities for next-generation mobile devices,
such as smartphones, tablets and ultrabooks. New technology trends in LCD,
OLED, high resolution and touch screen displays will also be discussed. 

  oMichael Sun, Vice President, AUO
  oHiroyuki Ohshima, Deputy Chief Technology Officer, JDI
  oVladislav Martynov, CEO, Yota Devices
  oSri Peruvemba, CMO, Cambrios Technologies
  oScott Soong, CEO, ChiLin/Pervasive Displays
  oArt Lathrop, Marketing Development Manager, 3M Optical Systems
  oBrian Gally, Senior Director of Product Development, Qualcomm
  oLinda Reinhard, Vice President of Business Development for Sapphire, GT
    Advanced Technologies
  oZane Ball, Vice President of Architecture and General Manager of PCCG
    Global Ecosystem Development, Intel
  oRhoda Alexander, Director of Tablet and Monitor Research, IHS

Session II: Strategies for the Next-Generation TV Market – This presentation
and panel session will strive to answer the key questions determining the
future of the television business.

  oMike Lucas, Senior Vice President,  Sony Electronics
  oBruce Berkoff, CMO, Cbrite
  oProfessor Ho Kyoon Chung, Ph.D., Chair Professor, Sungkyunkwan University
    and former EVP of Samsung Mobile Display

Session III: New Technology: Opportunities for Growth/Component Outlook – This
presentation and panel session will analyze new segments within the display
industry and provide the future outlook for each.

  oYoshiaki Tamura, CTO, AGC
  oRoman Maisch, Senior Vice President, Merck
  oDr. Sven Murano, Head of Product Management, OLED, Novaled
  oDr, Jun Souk,  Professor, Hanyang University (Former EVP, Samsung
    Electronics)

Session IV: Financial and Investment Outlook: Cost and Profitability Issues –
This presentation and panel session will evaluate the financial outlook for
the display market, looking at profitability concerns, CAPEX outlook and
growth opportunities.

  oDavid Barnes, Prinicipal & Owner, BizWitz LLC
  oJed Dorsheimer, Managing Director Display Research Equity Lighting,
    Cannaccord Genuity
  oClosing Analysis: Peter Kwon, Head of Display Research,  IHS

The Business Conference will be held on Monday, May 20 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:30
p.m., at the Vancouver Convention Center. A networking cocktail reception
will follow. For more information on how to register, visit
www.displayweek.org. The cost to attend this event is $595 if registration is
completed before May 2, and $650 after; registered media may attend at no
cost. For more information on sponsorship opportunities, please contact Bob
Perez at bob.perez@ihs.com. Media interested in attending Display Week can
contact Kelly Loughlin or Marie Labrie at DisplayWeekPR@mcapr.com.

About IHS

IHS (NYSE: IHS) is the leading source of information, insight and analytics in
critical areas that shape today's business landscape. Businesses and
governments in more than 165 countries around the globe rely on the
comprehensive content, expert independent analysis and flexible delivery
methods of IHS to make high-impact decisions and develop strategies with speed
and confidence. IHS has been in business since 1959 and became a publicly
traded company on the New York Stock Exchange in 2005. Headquartered in
Englewood, Colorado, USA, IHS is committed to sustainable, profitable growth
and employs more than 6,000 people in 31 countries around the world.

About Display Week

The 50^th SID International Symposium, Seminar and Exhibition, Display Week
2013, will take place May 19-24, 2013, at the Vancouver Convention Center in
Vancouver, Canada. Display Week is the premier international gathering of
scientists, engineers, manufacturers and users in the field of electronic
information displays. For more information on Display Week 2013, visit
www.displayweek.org or follow us on Twitter at @DisplayWeek. Display
Week-related tweets can be created, viewed, and shared using the hash tag
#SID2013.

About SID

The Society for Information Display (SID) is the only professional
organization focused on information displays. By exclusively focusing on the
advancement of electronic display technology, SID provides a unique platform
for industry collaboration, communication and training in all related
technologies while showcasing the industry's best new products. With more
than 6,000 members worldwide, the organization's members are professionals in
the technical and business disciplines that relate to display research,
design, manufacturing, applications, marketing and sales. To promote industry
and academic technology development, while also educating consumers on the
importance of displays, SID hosts more than 10 conferences a year, including
Display Week, which brings industry and academia all under one roof to
showcase technology that will shape the future. SID's global headquarters are
located at 1475 S. Bascom Ave., Ste. 114, Campbell, CA 95008. For more
information, visit www.sid.org.

SOURCE Society for Information Display (SID)

Website: http://www.sid.org
Contact: Kelly Loughlin/Marie Labrie, MCA, Phone: (650) 968-8900, E-mail:
DisplayWeekPR@mcapr.com, or Fay Hamilton, IHS, Phone: +44 (0) 20 8544 7918,
E-mail: Fay.Hamilton@ihs.com