VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has developed a thin, flexible and plastic-free heater to help in lowering the energy consumption at homes and offices, and also to achieve individual comfort temperatures. When attached to seats, walls or floors, heaters can in the future identify their users and immediately generate heat to the individual temperature preferences of the occupants. Hot Delivery Company is piloting use of these heaters in food delivery bags.
FlexEnable (Cambridge, UK), a leader in the development and industrialisation of organic electronics for flexible displays and liquid crystal optics has won the prestigious Disruptive Innovation Award for 2021 at the TechWorks Awards.
TechBlick, a leading platform for emerging technologies, has announced that it will hold its first physical event in Eindhoven on 12 and 13 October 2022. TechBlick LIVE, The Future of Electronics RESHAPED will be a two-day conference and table-top exhibition on re-shaping the future of electronics focusing on the key topics of printed, flexible, additive, hybrid, wearable, textile, 3D, structural and in-mould electronics.