Gold Sponsor

Sun Chemical

Silver Sponsor

Novacentrix

Bronze Sponsor

Chem Cubed

Thursday October 11:

7 to 9 am: Registration

8:30 am to 10 am: Welcome and Keynote Speakers

  • Conductive and Electronic Inks – Driving the Flexible Electronics Revolution – David Savastano, Editor, Ink World and Printed Electronics Now
  • Activegrid™: A Flexible Transparent Conductor with Outstanding Optoelectronic Properties – Ajay Virkar, PhD, Co-Founder, Chief Technology Officer at C3Nano

 

10:00 am to 10:30 am: Coffee break in tabletop area

10:30 am to 12 pm: Talks resume

  • Printed Electronics and Functional Printing: Research at Clemson – Liam O’Hara, Associate Professor, Department of Graphic Communications, Clemson University
  • Managing Health and Safety Issues Associated with Engineered Nanomaterials -George Fuchs, Director of Regulatory Affairs and Technology for the National Association of Printing Ink Manufacturers

 

Noon: Lunch is served in the tabletops area

1:00 pm to 2:30 pm: Talks resume

  • Conductive Silver Inks and Non-Equilibrium Processing to Achieve Optimized Performance on Temperature Sensitive Substrates – Vahid Akhavan, Ph.D, Global Applications Engineering Lead at Novacentrix
  • High Volume Roll-to-Roll Flexible Hybrid Electronics Production with Thermal Transfer – Dene H. Taylor, PhD, President, SPF-Inc. and Dan Harrison, PhD, Executive Vice President, IIMAK

 

2:30 pm to 3:15 pm: Coffee break in tabletop area

3:15 pm to 4:45 pm: Talks resume

  • Advanced, Customized Silver Nanomaterials for Printed Electronics – Frank Wallace, Technical Director, NANOGAP, Inc.
  • Vacuum Recirculation Milling Technology – Barry Cullens, Director of Research and Development, Hockmeyer Equipment Corporation

 

5pm: Reception in the tabletop area.

Friday October 12:

7:30 am: Light breakfast in tabletop area.

8:30 am to 10:00 am: Talks resume

  • Printed Electronics 101: The Applications of Printed Electronics in Smart Packaging – Dr. Rachel Ma, Assistant Professor, Department of Graphic Communication, Cal Poly
  • Panel Discussion: Electronic Packaging for Consumer Brands – Moderator, Roy W. Bjorlin, Commercial and Strategic Initiatives Director, Sun Chemical, Advanced Materials Group
    Panelists include:
  • Angelica Zaledzieski, President of Sales and New Business Development, Preferred Display, Inc.
  • Erick Couch, SunMotion Product Line Manager, Sun Chemical
  • Arnold Kell, Research Officer, National Research Council Canada

 

10:00 am to 10:30 am: Coffee break in tabletop area

10:30 am to 11:45 am: Talks resume

  • Technology and Market Trends in Passive RFID – Michael Fein, Senior Product Manager, RFID, Zebra Technologies
  • Research and Development of Flexible Hybrid Electronics Based Devices at Western Michigan University – Dr. Binu Narakathu, Adjunct Professor and Research Associate, Center of Excellence for Advanced Smart Sensors and Structures (CASSS), Western Michigan University
  • RFID – Michael Fein, Senior Product Manager, RFID, Zebra Technologies
  • Closing Notes – David Savastano, Editor, Ink World and Printed Electronics Now

 

12 pm: Conference ends