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Innovation Policy Forum
U.S. India Roundtable on Manufacturing Innovation
2101 Constitution Ave NW
Room 120
Washington, DC
September 9, 2015
For more information, contact Natacha Montgomery at

The Supply Chain for Middle-Skill Jobs Committee Meeting

500 Fifth Street NW
Washington, DC
September 10, 2015

Christine Mirzayan
Science & Technology
Fellowship Program

STEP will host a Mirzayan fellow beginning January 2016. Apply today.

For more information, contact Paul Beaton at

Flexible Electronics for Security, Manufacturing, and Growth



Panel 1: The Flexible Electronics Opportunity and Industry Challenges: Perspectives from Industry

The Promise and Potential of Flexible Electronics                                                                           

Ross Bringans, PARC

Julia Brown, Universal Display Corporation

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

Carl Taussig, Hewlett-Packard

 Panel 2:The U.S. Interest: Security, Manufacturing, and Growth

Army Applications for Flexible Displays

John Pellegrino, U.S. Army Research Laboratory   

A State’s Initiative: Advancing Flexible Electronics in Ohio  

Bryon Clayton, NorTech

Panel 3: What is the Rest of the World Doing?

A Global Perspective

Andrew Hannah, Plextronics

German Policy Initiatives

Christian May, Fraunhofer Institute

Taiwan's Flexible Electronics Program

John Chen, Industrial Technology and Research Institute of Taiwan

Korea's Initiatives

Changhee Lee, Seoul National University

 Panel 4: What is Needed? Opportunities for Collaborative Activity

Road-mapping for Flexible Electronics

Dan Gamota, iNEMI

The Consortium Opportunity

Malcolm Thompson, RPO

Cooperating on The Manufacturing Challenge

Thomas Edman, Applied Materials