Focus On:


Display Week’s 9th Annual Investors Conference will take place on Tuesday, May 21st at the Vancouver Convention Center.  Sponsored once again by Cowen and Company, the event will feature presentations from leading public and private companies in the display technology supply chain and encourage questions and discussion between presenters and participants.  Cowen and Company continues to be the leading growth investment banking firm focused on the display supply chain as well as the technology and IP ecosystem around it, serving as an active underwriter, advisor and placement agent for companies in the industry and focusing investor attention on the sector as it continues to evolve.

“Trendspotting in the Emerging Display Technology Ecosystem”
Vancouver Convention Centre, Canada
Tuesday May 21, 2013

8:00 AM Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:45 AM – 10:20 AM SID Display Week Keynote Presentations
Displays and Innovation: An Exciting Future
Kinam Kim, President & CEO, Samsung Display Co., US NAE Foreign Associate, Samsung Fellow, IEEE Fellow
The Social Life of Devices
Bill Buxton, Principal Researcher, Microsoft Research, Microsoft Corporation
Exciting Developments in Oxide TFT Technology
John F. Wager, The Michael and Judith Gaulke Professor of Electrical Engineering, Oregon State University
10:25 AM – 7:00 PM SID 2013 Trendspotting in the Emerging Display Technology Ecosystem
Sponsored by Cowen and Company – West Rooms 220-222
10:25 AM – 10:30 AM Welcoming Remarks
Josh Epstein, Managing Director, Cowen and Company
10:30 AM – 11:30 AM Whose Got Next - Part I – OLEDs, the Technology of Tomorrow is Here
Moderated by Dr. Elliott Schlam
•Plextronics (Private): Andy Hannah, CEO
•Universal Display (PANL): Sidney Rosenblatt, EVP and CFO
•Kateeva (Private): Conor Madigan, CEO
11:30 AM – 12:25 PM Whose Got Next - Part II – Quantum Dots Poised to Extend LCDs Dominance
•QD Vision (Private): Jason Carlson, CEO
•Nanosys (Private): Jason Hartlove, CEO
Discussion with Morning Presenters and Q&A
12:25 PM – 1:30 PM Lunch and Keynote Presentation
The Cross Platform, Cross Device, Expanding Focus on Next Generation Computing Technologies and Applications - Achin Bohwmik, Director of Perceptual Computing, Intel Corporation (INTC)
1:30 PM – 3:15 PM Display Innovations Emerging in New Markets
•Kopin (KOPN): Dr. John Fan, CEO
•Plastic Logic (Private): Peter Fischer, CTO
•Microvision (MVIS): Alexander Tokman, President & CEO
•Tactus Technologies (Private): Craig Ciesla, CEO
•Prysm (Private): Roger Hajjar, Co-founder and CTO
3:15 PM – 3:40 PM Afternoon Keynote Presentation
New Materials to Drive Next Generation Displays
- Dr. Roman Maisch, SVP Marketing & Sales, Performance Materials Division – Liquid Crystals Business Unit, Merck KGaA
3:40 PM – 5:05 PM Advanced Technologies and Materials Impacting the Display Ecosystem
•Cambrios Technologies (Private): John LeMoncheck, President and CEO
•CBRITE (Private): Boo Nilsson, CEO
•Uni-Pixel (UNXL): Bob Berg, Vice President of Global Sales
•Luminit (Private): Stanley Kao, Director of Business and New Product Development
5:05 PM – 5:30 PM Closing Presentation – West Rooms 220-222
Looking into the Crystal Ball – An Industry Prognosticator Talks About the Future of The Display IndustryPaul Semenza, Senior Vice President, Analyst Services, DisplaySearch
5:30 PM – 7:00 PM Drinks & Displays: Networking Reception With Presenters and Investors – West Room 224