This programme is subject to change

Tuesday 31 October


Meeting Foyer, Melia Hotel


Welcome address
Y-S Kim (President, SID)
Paul Lacey (VP Europe, SID) 
Poopathy Kathirgamanathan (Immediate Past-VP Europe, SID)
Alex Smirnov (Conference Chair) 


Keynote session

Barcelona I
Chair: Paul Lacey


(Keynote) Merging the real & the virtual worlds
Achin Bhowmik, Intel Corporation, USA


(Keynote) Overview on microdisplay technologies and applications, current status and perspectives
Gunther Haas, MICROOLED, France


(Keynote) Low-cost scalable OTFT backplanes for OLCD applications
Josephine Socratous, FlexEnable, UK


Refreshments and exhibition
Meeting Foyer/Barcelona III


Session 1 - Display materials and components

Barcelona I
Chair: Ian Sage



Session 2 - OLED organic electronics

Barcelona II  
Chair: Kristiaan Neyts


(Invited) Photo-induced molecular rotation and its application to fabrication of optical elements
Hoi S Kwok, HKUST, China


(Invited) Quantum dot electroluminescence to achieve saturated colours for REC2020 compatibility: A comparative study of CdSe/ZnS and Cd free QD systems
Poopathy Kathirgamanathan , Brunel University, UK

11:45 Electrically switchable and broadband scattering-type linear polarizers using polymer network twisted nematic liquid crystals
Ko-Ting Cheng, National Central University, Taiwan

Realization of RGB colors from top-emitting white OLED by electron beam patterning
Elisabeth Bodenstein, Fraunhofer Institute for Organic Electronics, Germany


Grating aligned ferroelectric liquid crystals for use in fast switching devices
Peter Wyatt, University of Leeds, UK

    Pixel drive circuit design for AM OLED microdisplays
Hanning Mai, University of Edinburgh, UK

12:25  Liquid crystal phase grating devices for switching between transparent and translucent states 
Tae-Hoon Yoon, Pusan National University, South Korea

Synthesis and characterization of metal oxide-graphene nanocomposites for QLED applications
Basavaraja B M, PES University, India


Lunch and exhibition
Meeting Foyer/Barcelona III 


Session 1 continued - Display materials and components

Barcelona I
Chair: Victor Belyaev


Session 2 continued - OLED organic electronics

Barcelona II
Chair: Poopathy Kathirgamanathan


(Invited) Anisotropic-based approach for design of new materials, structured surfaces, sensors, photonic devices and displays 
Vladimir Bezborodov, Belarusian State Technological University, Belarus



(Invited) Footsteps in the OLED material trail:
A game changing technology revolutionizing the world of displays and lighting
Kris Krishnamutry, USA


Simulation of the Uniform Lying Helix structures using the Q-tensor method
Sally Day, University College London, UK



Modelling pixel crosstalk in AMOLED displays
Lieven Penninck, Fluxim AG, Switzerland 


Novel helix-free FLCs: Electrooptics and possible applications
Igor Kompanets, P. N. Lebedev Physical Institute, Russia


A new dual shift register gate driver for external compensation OLED panel
Tae-Gung Kim, LG Display Co., Ltd, South Korea

15:10 Refreshments and exhibition
Meeting Foyer, Barcelona III

Session 1 continued - Display materials and components

Barcelona I
Chair: Hoi S Kwok


Session 2 continued - OLED organic electronics

Barcelona II
Chair: Norbert Fruehauf


(Invited) Experimental modeling and theoretical simulation of composite systems with inhomogeneous liquid crystal orientation for display devices with enhanced performances
Victor Belyaev, Moscow State Region University, Russia



(Invited) Directly patterned, Ultra-high brightness 2K x 2K full-color OLED microdisplays
Evan Donoghue, eMagin Corporation, Hopewell Junction, USA


Realization of photoaligned vertical alignment by azobenzene sulfonic photoalignment material and polyimide composite
Chenxiang Zhao, HKUS Technology, Hong Kong

    High efficiency cool white single stack hybrid OLED with blue thermally activated delayed
fluorescent and yellow phosphorescent emitters
Gyeong Woo Kim, Kyung Hee University, South Korea

Quantum dot materials for improved autostereoscopic color filter displays
Roland Bartmann, Fraunhofer HHI, Germany



MolecuLEDTM: Organic based down-conversion technology
Elad Cohen, StoreDot Ltd., Israel

Development of scattering media optics methods to calculateoptical properties of polymer dispersed liquid crystal films
Valery Loiko, Institute of Physics of the National Academy of Sciences, Belarus, Institute of Physics of the SB of the RAS, Russia


Wedge guides for mixed reality spectacles
Adrian Travis, Microsoft Corporation, USA


Materials with controllable anchoring energy for nematic liquid crystals alignment
Veronica Bezruchenko, Physical Department of Belarusian State University, Belarus


Poster and exhibition reception
Meeting Foyer/Barcelona III 


Key dates

  • Abstract submission deadline (extended):
    20 July 2017
  • Full paper submission deadline (optional):
    15 December 2017
  • Early registration deadline:
    7 October 2017
  • Registration deadline (presenters):
    14 October 2017
  • Registration deadline:
    22 October 2017