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Flexible Electronics for Security, Manufacturing, and Growth

in the United States

 

 

Agenda

 

September 24, 2010

 

Room 100

The Keck Center of the National Academies

500 Fifth Street, NW

Washington, DC

 

 

9:00 AM          Welcome

                        Charles Wessner, The National Academies

 

9:05 AM          Introduction

                        Michael Andrews, L3 Communications                                        

 

9:15  AM              Panel I:  The Flexible Electronics Opportunity and Industry Challenges: Perspectives from Industry

            Moderator: Sridhar Kota, White House OSTP

 

The Promise and Potential of Flexible Electronics

Ross Bringans, PARC

                                                           

Impact of a Flexible Form Factor for Displays and Lighting

Julia Brown, Universal Display Corporation                                 

 

Roll-to-Roll Fabrication of Transistor Arrays for Sensing and Display Applications

Carl Taussig, Hewlett-Packard                                        

  

10:30 AM        Coffee Break

  

10:45 AM        Panel II: The U.S. Interest: Security, Manufacturing, and Growth

            Moderator: Jon Epstein, Office of Senator Jeff Bingaman

 

Army Applications for Flexible Displays

John Pellegrino, U.S. Army Research Laboratory               

 

            The DARPA Role

Devanand Shenoy, DARPA                                          

 

The Technology Innovation Program: An Early Investor

Michael Schen, NIST                                                     

 

A State’s Initiative: Advancing Flexible Electronics in Ohio  

Byron Clayton, NorTech                                     

  

12:15 PM         Lunch

 

1:15 PM           Panel III:  What is the Rest of the World Doing?

Moderator: Pradeep Fulay, National Science Foundation                

 

A Global Perspective

Andrew Hannah, Plextronics

 

German Policy Initiatives

Christian May, Fraunhofer Institute, Dresden

 

Taiwan’s Flexible Electronics Program

                        John Chen, Industrial Technology and Research Institute of Taiwan

 

Korea’s Initiatives

Changhee Lee, Seoul National University

  

3:00 PM           Coffee Break

 

3:15 PM           Panel IV:  What is Needed? Opportunities for Collaborative Activity

            Moderator: Nick Colaneri, Arizona State University         

                       

Road-mapping for Flexible Electronics

                        Dan Gamota, iNEMI                                       

 

                        The Consortium Opportunity

                        Malcolm Thompson, RPO

 

Cooperating on The Manufacturing Challenge

Thomas Edman, Applied Materials

 

4:15 PM           Panel V: Roundtable—Key Issues and Next Steps Forward

            Moderator: Don Siegel, University at Albany, SUNY

           

Ananth Dodabalapur, University of Texas at Austin

            Stephen Forrest, University of Michigan

            James Turner, Association of Public and Land Grant Universities

                       

5:00 PM           Closing Remarks

                        Charles Wessner, The National Academies

 

Adjourn to Reception