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Speaker's Name C.L. Liu
Job title Regional Marketing Manager APAC, Solid State Lighting Company name TrendForce Corp.
Topic Opening
C.L. Liu received his Sc.D. degree (1962) at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He was on the faculty of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1962-72) and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (1972-98), and served as President and Professor of Computer Science at the National Tsing Hua University in Hsinchu, Taiwan from 1998 to 2002. In addition, he serves as Board member and consultant at a number of high tech companies in Taiwan, and is active in educational as well as charitable services on a worldwide basis. His expertise is in the semiconductor area, particularly in the design and manufacturing aspects. He is a member of Academia Sinica, a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, and a Fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery.

Speaker's Name Sean Zhou
Job title Regional Marketing Director Company name Philips Lumileds
Topic Global LED Technology Development
Mr. Zhou Xuejun has more than 15 years of marketing experience, including nearly 5 years of marketing management at Philips Lighting (China) Co., Ltd. As the marketing director (Asia) of Philips Lumileds, he is now responsible for the promotion and business development of Lumileds LEDs in Asia. Prior to joining Philips Lumileds, Mr.Zhou took many positions in Philips lighting (China) Co., Ltd, such as senior consumer product marketing manager, conventional distribution channel manager, product manager and 6 sigma black belt. He also pocesses rich marketing management experience from previous positions at Sony, Whirlpool, and other Fortune 500 firms. Mr. Zhou has an extensive practice and a deep study in product & brand management, distribution channel establishment, marketing process improvement, etc.

Speaker's Name Levent Touter
Job title Senior Field Marketing Manager Company name AIXTRON
Topic Looking one step ahead: Innovative MOCVD Technologies for LED Manufacturing
Levent holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Physics from the prestigious Bogazici University in Istanbul, Turkey. After working as a visiting researcher in Stockholm University, Levent obtained a Master’s Degree in Nano Scale Science and Technology from Chalmers Institute of Technology in Gothenburg, Sweden. Levent worked in the semiconductors industry in multiple companies prior to his current post; BOSCH Sensortec GmbH in Reutlingen, Germany, AIXTRON AG in Aachen, Germany, “glo” in Copenhagen, Denmark (now in California, USA). Levent is currently employed by AIXTRON Taiwan, and is working as a Senior Field Marketing Manager.

Speaker's Name Calvin Yeh
Job title Global Strategic Marketing Manager Company name Merck
Topic Phosphor application for high light quality and high color gamut
Calvin Yeh is Global Strategic marketing manager in Merck, responsible for lighting strategy development and execution. His background is Chemical Engineering and graduate from National Taiwan University of Science and technology. He started his career with LCD industry in LCD process integration then optical film product sales team management for 5 years. In 2007, he joined Merck new business development department for managing product development and sales in optical film material, etching and surface treatment materials for Touch Panel, and phosphor for solid state lighting.

Speaker's Name Figo Wang
Job title Senior Analyst Company name TrendForce
Topic China's LED Lighting Market and E-commerce Trends
Figo Wang owns abundant experience in the LED industry, he surveys and tracks the development and technoligical advancement of the LED industry in the long term, and focuses on LED industrial developing trend and enterprise competition strategy research.

Speaker's Name Lawrence Lin
Job title General Manager Company name

MLS Lighting

Topic The driving forces of LED evolution
Mr. Lawrence Lin has worked in the LED industry for more than 16 years. Since2012, start to build the MLS lighting products distributing channels in China, America, Europe and Asia. Right now MLS lighting already has more than 5000 retail shop & 100 Agents. As one of the well-known company in the LED retrofit lamps, MLS ships over millions TLED & Bulb per month.

Speaker's Name Dr. Yao Chiu Lin
Job title Deputy Director, Marketing Center Company name Epistar
Topic Practical applications of flip chip and high voltage(HV) LEDs
Dr. Yao Chiu Lin obtained his Ph. D degree in electrical engineering from National Taiwan University of Science and Technology in 2006. Dr. Yao joined Epistar LAB of Epistar Corporation immediately as an engineer for new technology and new product development. After five years of research and study, Dr. Yao was promoted to Project Manager of Product Integration Division in 2011 and currently is Deputy Director of R&D Center of Epistar Corporation, in charges of LED lighting related product and technology development. Dr. Yao's researches are mainly about nano-pattern technology, roughing technology, and substrate bonding technology applied to LED lighting. He has received over 40 patents with 32 pending.

Speaker's Name Harrison Lin
Job title Senior Director of Research and Development Division Company name EVERLIGHT
Topic CSP Project of Everlight
Harrison Lin joined EVERLIGHT in 2003 as a Senior Director of Research and Development Division. With over 10 years experience in optoelectronics, Mr. Lin has led his team to obtain several successful projects including government project, material cost down, new product/technology/material development and etc. Under Mr. Lin’s leadership, EVERLIGHT got the government project of『The green material & backlight modules develop of the Ministry of Economic』 and thereby earned the budget of 2.3 billion for EVERLIGHT. The other project:『The Intelligent Lighting system for the smart- home established』is the A+ project and is still processing. Mr. Lin keeps contributing his knowledge and experience to diversify EVERLIGHT's product portfolios.

Speaker's Name Michael Schmitt
Job title Regional Marketing Director, Solid State Lighting Company name OSRAM Opto Semiconductor
Topic LEDs in Lighting: Today’s technical challenges and tomorrow’s trends
Michael Schmitt is Regional Marketing Director of Solid State Lighting at OSRAM Opto Semiconductor based in Shanghai. Prior to that position he worked in several positions in Quality Management and Product Marketing in Germany, USA and Japan. He is with OSRAM Opto Semiconductors since 15 years and holds a Masters Degree in Electrical Engineering from Technical University Munich.

Speaker's Name Pei-Ting Chou
Job title Manager, Electronics & Optoelectronics Research Laboratories Company name Industrial Technology Research Institute
Topic Innovative technologies of smart lighting

Mr. Pei-Ting Chou joined Electronics & Optoelectronics Research Laboratories, Industrial Technology Research Institute, Taiwan since 2006 and served as the manager of Opto-electronics device analysis department of EOL/ITRI since 2010. Mr. Chou and his group are in charge of LED reliability and standardization project in Taiwan. Mr. Chou also serves as the Deputy Director of Division 2, CIE-Taiwan; the Executive Secretary of Taiwan LED Street Lighting Industry Alliance; and the Vice Committee Chairperson for Intellectual Property and Standards of Taiwan Optoelectronic Semiconductor Industry Association (TOSIA).

Mr. Chou is working on developing measurement methods of alternating-current (AC) LED and was invited by NIST as guest researcher to develop the practical measurement methods on AC LED in 2008. Mr. Chou also highly involves in CIE work, he is themember of several technical committees such as TC 2-63, 2-64, TC2-66, which are highly related to the measurement methods of LED. Mr. Chou is now the Chair of CIE TC2-76, to prepare a technical report on the measurement of characteristic quantities of AC driven LED products.

Speaker's Name Gary Tsai
Job title R&D Director Company name Institute for Information Industry
Topic Practical cases of smart lighting control system
 Mr. Tsai holds a Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from Taiwan University of Science and Technology. He is a Research Director at Institute for Information Industry. Tsai has over 25 years’ experience in networks and communications technical. Tsai has led some projects of Internet of things:
•The Platform and ICT Industry Standards for High-value Lighting System Development and Research Project
•Advanced Sensing Platform and Green Energy Application Technology Project
•Digital Life Sensing and Recognition Application Technologies Project
•Advance Multiple Sensor Network and Control Platform — A Energy Saving LED Street Lighting System Prototype

Speaker's Name Roger Chu
Job title Research Director Company name TrendForce
Topic LED Lighting Strategy and Revolution
Roger Chu oversees the Green Energy Business Unit of TrendForce Corp., and specializes in market research on the LED industry, including end-product makers ranging from LED components, lighting, backlight to manufacturers. Additionally, he also handles the research on batteries in the Green Energy Business Unit. Mr.Chu once was an analyst at DRAMeXchange. He also worked for Hua Nan Securities as an analyst and Qunmao Management Consulting Company as a management trainee. His previous research scope covered DRAM, packaging and testing as well as other electronic industries.Mr.Chu graduated from the Graduate Institute of Finance, Chaoyang University of Technology.

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