Plenary and Keynote Speakers  

(in alphabetical order of surname)

Dr. Ross Bringans

VP, Palo Alto Research Center, USA


Dr. Ilaria Grizzi

VP, Cambridge Display Technology, UK




Dr. C.T. Liu 

VP, Industrial Technology Research Institute , Taiwan




Dr. Arto Maaninen

VP, Technology Research Centre of Finland


Dr. Michael McCreary



Georgia Institute of Technology, USA

Dr. Xiachang Zhang

President, Institute of Printed Electronics Industry, China



Prof. Chihaya Adachi, Center for Organic Photonics and Electronics Research (OPERA), Kyushu University, Japan

Organic light emitting devices -fundamentals and cutting edge high performance devices-


Prof. Rick Carley, Carnegie Mellon University, IEEE CRFID Distinguished Lecturer

Single-chip RFID system


Prof. M. Jamal Deen, McMaster University, IEEE Distinguished Lecturer

Compact Modeling of Organic/Polymeric Thin Film Transistors – Past, Present and Future


Prof. Manos Tentzeris, Georgia Institute of Technology,  IEEE CRFID Distinguished Lecturer

Inkjet-/3D-Printed Nanotechnology-enabled Wireless Communication, Sensing and RFID Modules for Internet of Things, “Smart Skin” and “Zero-Power” Applications

 Prof. Tse Nga Ng, Dept of Electrical and Computer Engineering, UC San Diego, US

Flexible Organic Sensors: Short-wave infrared and Biometric Sensors


Prof. Shizuo Tokito, Research Center for Organic Electronics (ROEL), Yamagata University, Japan

Flexible Printed Organic TFT Devices and Integrated Circuit Applications


Dr. George Xiao, National Research Council of Canada, IEEE CRFID Distinguished Lecturer

Printed Electronics and RFID


Technical Sessions

  1. RFID and NFC devices                            

  2. Flexible antennas and microwave devices

  3. Flexible photovoltaics                          

  4. Flexible sensors, actuators and transducers

  5. Flexible thin film transistors                

  6. Flexible energy harvesters and storages

  7. Flexible Lighting and displays           

  8. Novel materials and processes

  9. Wearable devices and smart textiles

  10. Circuits design and simulation            

  11. Other applications

Special Session: 

Proposals for new special sessions and tutorials are welcome. Each special session should contain minimum six papers. Proposals, including full contact information and the list of potential contributing authors, should be submitted by email to the Technical Program Chair, Dr. Ta-Ya Chu (, before March 15th, 2018.

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