A fully functioning, bendable 7in touch panel that can be produced on an industrial scale


Products

Together with the Taiwanese Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI), German-based Heraeus has developed a stable process for the mass production of its Clevios-coated films. These films are currently mainly used in touch panels and touch sensors of different electronic devices.

 
Conference at InPrint 2015


Exhibitions / Events

On 12 November, the second InPrint trade show for industrial print ended after three successful exhibition and conference days in Munich. 3400 trade visitors from 68 countries came to the trade show centre to learn about ground breaking technologies, components and services in specialty, screen, digital, inkjet and 3D print.

 
The opening of COPT.ZENTRUM in Cologne was attended by representatives from politics and economy


Exhibitions / Events

Recently, the University of Cologne has celebrated the official opening of the new COPT.ZENTRUM for organic electronics with representatives from the provincial government and industry. For the university, COPT.ZENTRUM will serve as a central building block of its technology transfer strategy, which is a main task of the institution besides research and training.

 
The organic and printed electronics industry expects an increase of 18% in sales revenue for 2016


Companies / Markets

The latest business climate survey conducted by the Organic Electronics Association (OE-A) states that nearly 80% of the participants expect a significant increase in sales revenue in the printed electronics industry.

 
A roll of printed electronics components at the AGFA booth at LOPEC 2015


Products

Belgian-based AGFA Specialty Products and MGI Digital Technology from France have announced the formal creation of a strategic development agreement aimed at the printed electronics industry.