2016 Program

   Special Topics


Touch Market Focus Conference


Innovation in the Touch Market

This conference will feature speakers discussing the future status of the touch industry, ITO alternatives, advanced input modes, as well as emerging applications for touch including digital signage and automotive.
10:00AM- 11:00AM
Registration
11:00AM-11:05AM
Welcome from SID
Yong-Seog Kim
President, Society for Information Display
Hongik University, Korea
11:05AM-11:10AM
Welcome from IHS
Ben Keen
Vice President, Technology Market Intelligence
IHS
11:10AM-11:30AM
The Future Status of the Touch Industry
Given the financial challenges of the touch industry, can suppliers innovate their way to success? Will Force Touch (3D Touch) move the industry forward, or will it quickly become commoditized, leading more suppliers to exit the market? Can automotive save the touch market? Can the stylus/pencil reinvigorate the touch industry?


Calvin Hsieh
Principal Analyst
Touch and User Interface
IHS
Session I:
ITO Alternatives: Can Ag Nano, Metal Mesh and Printed Solutions increase Touch Panel Penetration?
This session will discuss these new technologies and how they will be positioned in the market versus ITO-based products.

Panel Discussion - Moderated by Calvin Hsieh, Principal Analyst, Touch and User Interface, IHS
11:30AM-11:45AM
Brett Gaines

Vice President of Marketing
UniPixel


11:45AM-12:00PM
Kevin M. O’Connor
Director, Research & Development
Eastman Kodak Company

12:00PM-12:15PM
Kai Jiang
CEO
Nuovo Film Inc.
12:15PM-12:30PM
Wearables and Touch: Real Challenges and Next-Level Solutions
Binay Bajaj
Vice President of Marketing and Business Development
UICO.
12:30PM-12:45PM
Bob Senior
Sales Director, US
Canatu
12:45PM-1:00PM
Q&A by Calvin Hsieh
Principal Analyst, Touch and User Interface
IHS
1:00PM- 1:45PM
Lunch
Session II:
Beyond phones, tablets and 2in1's: What's the next market for touch?
This session will examine the opportunities for innovation in a low margin business, including new market opportunities such as automotive and digital signage.


Panel Discussion - Moderated by David Hsieh Senior Director, Display, IHS
1:45PM-2:05PM
Cost & Product Trends David Hsieh
Senior Director, Display
IHS

2:05PM-2:25PM
Touch in Automotive
Mark Boyadjis
Principal Analyst & Manager, Automotive User Experience
IHS
 
2:25PM-2:45PM
Touch in Digital Signage
Sanju Khatri
Director, Digital Signage
IHS
 
2:45PM-3:00PM
Dhwani Vyas
President and CEO
FlatFrog

 
3:00PM-3:15PM
Gerald Morrison
Director of Research
SMART Technologies
 
3:15PM-3:30PM
Q&A by David Hsieh
Senior Director, Display
IHS
 
3:30PM- 4:00PM
Coffee Break
Session III:
Opportunities & Challenges for Emerging Input Modes
Speakers will discuss how future user interfaces can adapt to and incorporate the variety of emerging input modes, such as the stylus, force touch, and forced feedback modes.


Panel Discussion - Moderated by Calvin Hsieh, Principal Analyst, Touch and User Interface, IHS
4:00PM-4:15PM
Calvin Hsieh
Principal Analyst, Touch and User Interface
IHS

4:15PM-4:30PM
Corbin Church
CEO
Cambridge Touch Technologies, Ltd
4:30PM-4:45PM
Peter Mueller
Chairman, USI (Universal Stylus Initiative)
Intel
4:45PM-5:00PM
Christopher Campbell
Product Development in the Display Materials & Systems Division
3M
5:00PM-5:15PM
New Advances in Touch Sensing Technology
Srinivas Pattamatta
Sr. Director, Product Marketing, Smart Displays Division
Synaptics Incorporated
5:15PM-5:30PM
Q&A by Calvin Hsieh
Principal Analyst, Touch and User Interface
IHS
5:30PM-7:30PM

Networking Reception .

Gold Sponsors






 


Media Sponsors

Business Track Sponsorships

The SID Display Week 2016 Business Track offers two sponsorship options below. To become a sponsor, contact Laura Castellano at 408-343-4867 or laura.castellano@ihs.com
Platinum Sponsorship for One Conference - $10,000
  • Opportunity to speak or participate as a panelist at the conference (pending agenda committee approval)
• One six-foot tabletop space with WiFi and Electrical access (if already an SID Display Week exhibitor)
• Company name/logo included in all IHS event emails with weblink
• Six passes to the conference
• Full page advertisement in printed conference program guide
• Logo on Display Week website
• Logo on large banner on-site
• Logo on introduction slides at Display Week
• Opportunity to provide and distribute a logo item (lanyards, pens, notepads or other supplied by sponsor) or collateral to attendees

Gold Sponsorship for One Conference - $5,000
  • Company name/logo included in all IHS event emails with weblink
• Four passes to the conference
• Full page advertisement in printed conference program guide
• Logo on IHS event website
• Logo on large hanging banner on-site
• Logo on introduction slides at Display Week
• Multiple Event Discount: 10% off for 2 events or 20% off for 3 or more events
Sponsorships are limited, contact Laura Castellano today at 408-343-4867  or laura.castellano@ihs.com