The conference is expected to offer valuable marketing ideas to Taiwanese manufacturers who are planning to enter the market in 2008. Included in the discussions are an analysis of the LCD industry in 2007, which shows an increase of yield of major LCD panel manufacturers including AUO and CMO, and a presentation of various key issues in the Taiwanese display industry, such as supply and demand analyses in 2008 and corresponding price forecasts.
Kwon, Sang Se, CEO of Displaybank and the first keynote speaker for the conference, will give participants a presentation on the evaluation of the global display market and the collaborative trends among Korean display manufacturers, an issue in which the Taiwanese FPD industry is interested.
What is the forecast for the LCD panel industry in 2008, which is expected to record the largest profits to date How about the TV market size next year, which is expected to record up to 73.4 million units, and particularly, how about the possibility of the expansion of the market for 50-inch or larger TV Kim, Kwang-ju, Vice-President of Displaybank, will share with conference participants the data on the analysis of the LCD panel demand based on TV demand and manufacturers' supply situation, and a forecast on the investment market.
Kazuhiko Komada, General Manager of LCD TV Division at Sony, who is leading the LCD TV market together with Samsung Electronics, will introduce Sony's product strategies as well as a forecast on the global LCD TV market next year. Especially, his presentation will include ideas on the LCD module line, an important aspect of the LCD TV business.
Additionally, Samsung SDI will give a presentation on AMOLED, and IEK, Corning, Mirae Nanotech will also present current trends in parts and material technology.