Keynotes Addresses

List of committed Keynote speaker

1.Title:Laser display Technology


Zuyan Xu

Technical Institute of Physics and Chemistry, member of China Academy of Engineering (CAE)

ZuyanXu is currently Professor in the Technical Institute of Physics and Chemistry,Chinese Academy of Sciences (TIPC, CAS) and academician of the Chinese Academyof Engineering. In his long history of research in fields of tuning laser,solid-state laser, non-linear optical process and laser display application, hehas revealed universality of the fold back phenomenon of optical parametricphase matching, invented multi-wavelength optical parametric laser device andpatent technology of KBBF crystal prism coupling technology. He has also, forthe first time, developed practical deep UV solid state laser device,full-color laser projection display, and pioneered the study of high power,high quality solid state laser in China. With his team, he proposed top-leveldesign and development route of laser display industry, and successfullydeveloped the first three-base-color laser TV.

Prof.Xu has been awarded Second Prize of National Award of Nature Science, SecondPrize of National Award of Technological Invention, Second Prize of NationalScientific Advancement, the Award of Ho Leung Ho Lee Foundation for Scientificand Technological Progress. He is currently advisor of expert committee ofNational Science Board in the field of electronics, honorary director ofscience and technology board of TIPC of CAS, head of department of Optics andOptical Engineering in University of Science and Technology ofChina, Chief editor of Chinese Journal of Lasers.

2. Title:Thin film transistor technology and applications

Ming Liu

Director of the Key Laboratory of Microelectronics Devices& Integrated Technology,member of Institute of Microelectronics of the Chinese Academy of Sciences , IEEE Fellow

Prof.Ming Liu (1964- ) received the Ph.D in Material Engineering from Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronauts, China, in 1998. She joined the Instituteof Microelectronics, Chinese Academy of Science as an assistant professor in1999, became an associate professor in 2000, and a professor also in 2000. She was an academician of Chinese Academy of Sciences in 2015 and IEEE Fellow in2018. She now is the Director of the Key Laboratory of Microelectronics Devices& Integrated Technology. She is a recipient of the 2008 outstanding young Chinese scientist award from the National Science Foundation of China. Prof.Liu has (co)authored more than 350 papers in international journals and relevantconferences, among which 1 VLSI paper, 9 IEDM papers and more than 30 invited conferencepapers.Among numerous awards,she received once National Natural Science Award (Second Level), three times NationalInvention Award (Second Level), once National Science and Technology ProgressAward (Second Level), the Outstanding Science and Technology Achievement Prizeof the Chinese Academy of Science, and the Achievement Prize of Chinese VacuumScience and Technology (Leybold Prize). Her current research areas include micro/nanofabrication,new structure NVM device and circuit, modeling and simulation, reliability and organic electronic device.

3.Title: High Performance Tungsten-TADFOLED Emitters


Chi-Ming CHE

Member of Chinese Academy of Sciences (China),ZhouGuangzhao Professor in Natural Sciences, Chair Professor of Departmentof Chemistry, TheUniversity of Hong Kong

Prof. Chi-Ming Che [H-index: 110] obtained hisPh.D. from The University of Hong Kong in 1982. After his study with Prof.Harry B. Gray at The California Institute of Technology during 1980 to 1983, hejoined the Department of Chemistry of The University of Hong Kong and is presentlythe Zhou Guangzhao Professor in Natural Sciences. Prof.Che is an Academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (1995),Foreign Associate of the US National Academy of Sciences (2013) and Fellow ofthe World Academy of Sciences. Hishonors include the First Class Prize of the State Natural Science Award ofChina (2006), Centenary Prizeof Royal Society of Chemistry(2013), Davison Lectureship at MassachusettsInstitute of Technology (2013), The Huang Yao-ZengOrganometallic Chemistry Award of the Chinese Chemical Society – LifetimeAchievement Award (2016), and Ryoji Noyori ACES Award (2016).

Prof. Che’s research interestsinclude synthetic chemistry, transitionmetal catalysis for organic synthesis; reactive metal-ligand multiple bondedcomplexes; inorganic photochemistry; light-emitting materials;bioinorganic chemistry; and inorganic medicines.

4.Title:Technology creates a win-win future


Wenbao Gao

Senior Vice President of BOE

WenBaoGao, Super Vice President of BOE Technology Group, CEO of Display and SensorGroup. Since joined BOE in 2003, he successfully held the important post ofChief of Prodution Development, General Manager of Production Line,withover 10 years of experience in the display industries。

5.Title:Gallium nitride micro-LEDs: a novel multi-mode, high-brightness and fast-response display technology

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Martin Dawson

professor and director of research at the University of Strathclyde’s Institute of Photonics, Head of the Fraunhofer Centre for Applied Photonics

Martin Dawson is professor and director of research at the University of Strathclyde’s Institute of Photonics, which he helped found over 20 years ago. He is also, since 2012,Head of the UK’s first Fraunhofer research centre, the Fraunhofer Centre forApplied Photonics. Prof. Dawson is known for his work on lasers and compound semiconductors and is widely recognised as a pioneer of both VECSEL semiconductor lasers and gallium nitride micro-LED technology. In the latterarea, he co-founded the company mLED Ltd., which was bought by a majormulti-national in 2016. Prof. Dawson has published over 800 refereed journal and conference papers and holds fellowship of the IEEE, OSA, UK Institute of Physics (IOP) and the Royal Society of Edinburgh (Scotland’s national academy).He has received the IOP’s Dennis Gabor Medal and Prize and the IEEE Photonics Society’s Aron Kressel Award, and he served as VP Conferences for the IEEE Photonics Society from 2015 to 2018.

6.Tile:Virtual and Augmented Reality: Hope or Hype?


Achin Bhowmik

Chief Technology Officer & Executive Vice President of Engineering, Starkey Hearing Technologies

SID Fellow, the Secretary of SID

Dr. Achin Bhowmik is the chief technology officer and executive vice president of engineering at Starkey, the largest hearing technology company in the US, a privately held medical devices business with more than 5000 employees and operations in more than 100 countries worldwide. In this role, he is responsible for leading the company’s research and engineering efforts.

Prior to joining Starkey, Dr. Bhowmik was vice president and general manager of the Perceptual Computing Group at Intel Corporation. There, he was responsible for R&D, engineering, operations, and businesses in the areas of 3D sensing and interactive computing, computer vision and artificial intelligence, autonomous robots and drones, and immersive virtual and merged reality devices.Previously, he served as the chief of staff of the Personal Computing Group, Intel’s largest business unit.

As an adjunct professor and guest lecturer, Dr. Bhowmik advises graduate research and teaches courses on human-computer interactions and perceptual computing technologies at the University of California, Berkeley, Stanford University, Liquid Crystal Institute of the Kent State University, Kyung Hee University, Seoul, and the Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar.

7.Title:Monocular Vision Impact- Monocular 3Dand AR Display and Depth Detection with Monocular Camera


Haruhiko Okumura

Media AI Lab, Toshiba, Chief Specialist,  Chair of SID Japan Chapter

Haruhiko Okumurareceived B.Sc., M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in ElectricalEngineering from Waseda University in 1981, 1983and 1995, respectively. He joined Toshiba R&D Center, Kawasaki, Japan, in1983. He has been engaged in developing image-pickup equipment and video codingtechnologies for TV telephone and convention equipment.

He is now working on research and development of imageprocessing and driving technologies for flat panel displays, especially LCDsand new display applications such as AR, VR and Head-Up Display (HUD).  

SID Fellow, IEEE Fellow, Chiba University GuestProfessor

He has been the SID Japan Chapter Chairfrom 2017 to 2018 and the Vice-Chair from 2014 to 2016.

He has been the IEEE Tokyo chapter COC Chairsince 2019 and the IEEE CE society East Joint Japan Chapter’s Treasurer since2018 and the Chair from 2014 to 2017.

Main Awards:

*In 2004: SID (Society for Information Display)Special Recognition Award /Citation: “For research and development of LCDdriving technology, especially overdrive technology of TFT-LCDs”

*In 2007: Ichimura Industrial Award-Contribution Award
*In 2009: The Commendation forScience and Technology by the Minister of  Education, Culture,Sports, Science and Technology Prizes for Science and Technology

*In 2009:Imperial Invention Prize

*In 2010: SID Fellow Award.  /Citation: For his outstanding contributionto the research and development of TFT-LCD driving technologies, especiallyoverdrive and low-power technologies, and for significant contributions to theadvancement of the display community.

*In 2016: IEEE Fellow Award.  /Citation: For contribution to imageprocessing and display technologies

8.Title:ePaper, The Most Suitable Display Technology in AIoT


Fu-Jen(Frank) Ko

E Ink

Dr.Frank(FuJen) Ko currently serves as the Chairman of E Ink Holdings Inc. Dr. Kojoined E Ink in December 2013 as the Chief Strategy Officer, responsible forcorporate future growth strategies and management planning. Dr. Ko has beenappointed the Chairman and CEO of E Ink Holdings Inc. in June 2014. He leads EInk Holdings through the transformation into an ePaper focused company.

Dr. Ko receivedhis M.Sc. and Ph.D. in Photonics from National Chiao-Tung University in 2000and a B.Sc. in Electro Physics in 1995. Dr. Ko joined Unipac (now AU Optronics)in 2000 and had worked in several positions in R&D department and BusinessUnit. Dr. Ko previously served as the General Manager of Television BusinessGroup and Vice President of Technology and Strategic Planning office in AUOptronics.

9.Title: Challenges of TFT Technology for AMOLED Display


Li Junfeng

Nanyang Technological University, dean of Innovation Research Institute of Visionox Technology Co., Ltd.

Li Junfeng, Ph.D., Nanyang Technological University (NTUSingapore), TFT technology specialist, is the dean of InnovationResearch Institute of Visionox Technology Co., Ltd. For 17 consecutive years, he has focused on LTPS TFT technology research and development, mass productionline construction and product yield improvement.In the past five years, he has undertaken a number of technical development and industrialization projects in the Ministry of Science and Technology andJiangsu Province.

10.Title:Flexible TFTs for Rollable and Foldable AMOLED


Jin Jang

Professor of Kyung Hee University, Director of Advanced Display Research Center (ADRC), SID Fellow

Jin Jang is a Professor at Department of Information Display of Kyung Hee University. His current research programs are in oxide and LTPS TFTs for displays, TFT circuits and TFT application to sensors, QLED,Micro-LED and flexible AMOLED. He is the author or co-author of over 950 technical publications of which over 600 are in SCI Journals such as Nature,Advanced Materials, Advanced Functional Materials, Advanced Energy Materials, Energy Environmental Science, APL, IEEE TED and IEEE EDL. He is currently a Director of Advanced Display Research Center (ADRC), and had served as Program Chair of SID Symposium 2007 and General Chair of SID Display Week in 2009 and General Chair of IMID 2012, 2013. He is a Fellow of SID and he was awarded George Smith Award from IEEE in 2012, Slotto Owaki Prize from SID in 2015 and Ho-Am Award in2017.

11.Title: N-doping of electron transport materials via solution processing

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Antoine Kahn

Professor of Electrical Engineering, and Vice-Dean of the School of Engineering and Applied Science, Princeton University

Antoine Kahn, native of France, joined the Princeton faculty in 1979. He is currently the Stephen C. Macaleer ’63 Professorin Engineering and Applied Science, Professor in Electrical Engineering, and the vice-dean of the School of Engineering and Applied Science. He has done extensive work on atomic and electronic structures of surfaces and interfaces of semiconductors. Over the past fifteen years, he focused on the structural,electronic and chemical properties of surfaces and interfaces of intrinsic and doped organic molecular and polymer films. Recent work includes (i) the physicsand applications of n- and p-type molecular dopants in organic thin films, (ii)the physics of organic/inorganic and organic/organic heterojunctions, (iii) theuse of transition metal oxides in organic photovoltaics, and (iv) theelectronic structure of hybrid organic inorganic perovskite systems. Kahn hasco-authored over 400 refereed regular and review articles (h-Index:96 (Google Scholar). ~32,800 citations). He holds 4 US patents. He was the recipient of a Presidential Young Investigator Award (1984-85), of the Joseph Meyerhoff Visiting Professorship (2002) and of the Weston Visiting Professorship (2009-12,2015-18), Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel. He was elected Fellow of the American Vacuum Society (AVS)(1999) and American Physical Society (APS) (2002) and Fellow of the Schoolof Engineering of the University of Tokyo, Japan (2015). He was listedamong the “World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds”, Thomson Reuters 2014.

12.Title: ICDM, its past, present and its future


Joe Miseli

Chairman of ICDM

Joe Miseli Biography, 2019
• Chairman of the ICDM[1] since 2007
• Chairman of FPDM[2] from 2005 - 2007

• 2013-present:  CEO and principal at JVMResearch and Technology, specializing in display and analog engineering. JVM Research does display performance and electrical engineering research withlaboratories for display metrology development and electrical engineeringsupport.
• 1986-2013:  Principal Display and H/Wengineer in Sun Microsystems (later Oracle), 1986-2013.  Developed advanceddisplay and peripheral products for Sun Microsystems workstation computerswhile creating many display metrology methods that would later be standardizedin both the FPDM and ICDM.  Has multiple patents in this area.

13.Tile:Next-generation vision testing: the quick CSF


Zhonglin Lv

Professor of OSU

ZhongLin Lu obtained a B.S. intheoretical physics from the University of Science and Technology of China in1989 and a Ph.D. under Samuel J. Williamson in physics at New York University(1989-1992). This was followed by a four-year post-doc in Cognitive Sciencewith George Sperling at University of California, Irvine. He joined theUniversity of Southern California as an Assistant Professor in 1996, and wasappointed Professor of Psychology and Biomedical Engineering in 2004 andWilliam M. Keck Chair in Cognitive Neuroscience in 2006. In 2011, He joined theOhio State University as Distinguished Professor of Social and BehavioralScience, Professor of Psychology, and Director of Center for Cognitive andBehavioral Brain Imaging. He was appointed Director of Center for Cognitive andBrain Sciences in 2012. Lu is a fellow of the Society of ExperimentalPsychologists and the Association for Psychological Science.

The goal of Lu’s research is toconstruct computational brain models for perception and cognition – modelssufficiently computational such that they can be represented in a computerprogram or mathematical theory. Psychophysical experimentation, physiologicalinvestigation, clinical testing, and computational modeling are all essentialingredients and tools in his research. He has been actively engaged in (1)computational & psychophysical study of visual and auditory perception,attention, and perceptual learning, (2) functional brain imaging study ofsensory and attentional processes, second language learning, and human decisionmaking, and (3) visual deficits in dyslexia, amblyopia & Alzheimer'sdisease. Since 1991, he has published one book, four edited books and fivespecial issues, more than 200 articles, and more than 200 abstracts. He hasalso given about 150 invited talks and presented or co-authored more than 200conference presentations.  He is a co-inventor on one amblyopia screening,two amblyopia treatment, three adaptive visual test, and four MRI patents.

14. Tile:Advanced Materials for Flexible Displays


Daniel LeCloux

R&D Director of DuPont

Dr. Daniel LeCloux is R&D Director of the Emerging Technologies and Leveraged Analytical Sciences groups within the Electronics & Imaging Division of DuPont, and is responsible for worldwideresearch and development investment for these organizations. Dr. LeCloux directsproject selection, and the execution and management of technical resources. Hehas 15 years of research management experience creating and leading large,multidisciplinary product development project teams in corporate and businessgroups, and has over 50 issued patents within the chemical and electronicmarkets.He began his career with DuPont in 1998 as a research chemist and helda variety of technical and leadership positions in research and productdevelopment within DuPont Displays. In 2011, he served as an Associate R&DDirector for Dow Chemical in Core R&D. He rejoined DuPont in 2014 as GlobalTechnology Manager of DuPont Microcircuit Materials, and was Global R&DLeader for the Photovoltaics and Advanced Materials business from 2016-2017 priorto assuming his current responsibilities for the Emerging Technologies group inOct. 2017 and Leveraged Analytical Sciences in July 2018.Dr. LeCloux receivedhis doctoral degree from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a Bachelorof Science from the University of Minnesota. He is based in Wilmington, DE.


Xuhui Peng


16.Title:Application Advantage of Laser Display in TV Market and Progress of Hisense


Weidong Liu

Chief Scientist of  Hisense



Chief scientist of Hisense Electronics, Convener of IEC TC110 (Electronic Display Branch of International Electrotechnical Commission) WG10 (Laser Display Working Group), won the "IEC 1906" Award in 2016, Head of Laser Display Standard Group of National Flat Panel Display Technical Standard Committee (TC547), and Part-time Professor of Southeast University and China Ocean University. He have 30 years of research and development in the field of electronic display technology.