Exhibitions / Events

The Society for Information Display (SID) hosted its 57th International Symposium, Seminar and Exhibition, known as Display Week 2020. The all-virtual event was held 3-7 August. This year's global event drew more than 5500 attendees from 50+ countries. Display Week perennially attracts the brightest minds in the display industry, providing insight into new display technologies in development, as well as affording a sneak peek at new products that will be hitting the shelves within the next few years.

 


Companies / Markets

A research and development network for 'Hybrid Systems with Printed Electronics' (Hidronik) started in July 2020 with a funding of €144 000 from the Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy within the framework of the Central Innovation Programme for SMEs (ZIM) under the coordination of ENERGIEregion Nürnberg e.V.

 


Exhibitions / Events

The Consumer Technology Association (CTA) is reimagining how to connect exhibitors, customers, thought leaders and media from around the world while prioritising health and safety. Therefore, the CTA has announced that CES 2021 will be an all-digital experience.

 


Products

With the stay-at-home economy thriving in the post-pandemic era, boosting people’s time spent on home entertainment and leading TVs to become higher in resolution, larger size and even more stylish, AU Optronics Corp. (Hsinchu, Taiwan) has met viewers’ demand for uncompromising image quality and sensory experience by introducing a series of 65 to 85-inch 8K bezel-less TV displays and partnered with global consumer electronics giants to enter the premium home electronics market. Its latest developments are intended to amaze viewers through immense screens with a screen-to-body ratio close to 100%, providing an immersive and compelling visual sensation.

 


Appointments

OLEDWorks, a leading manufacturer of OLED light technology for the general lighting and automotive industries, recently announced its newest team member, Dr Kathleen Vaeth, as director of OLED User Experience (UX).