CAMPBELL, Calif., July 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The popular Women in Tech and CEO Forums will be back next month for the fourth consecutive year as part of Display Week 2020. Next month's all-virtual event, hosted by the Society for Information Display (SID), will be held Aug. 3-7.
On Wednesday, Aug. 5, an invaluable glimpse into the mindsets of top CEOs will be provided in a dynamic morning panel entitled: "CEO Forum: Success Leaves Clues." On Thursday, Aug. 6, virtual attendees will learn about how women in technology are advancing in the field, in a panel entitled: "Gender Equity: Doing It Right".
"Display Week, now in its 57th year, is nearly unparalleled in its longevity. We have adjusted our format due to these challenging times and are excited about our first virtual event and proud of the fact that we can bring world class speakers and industry leaders in the display field for a high level discussion of where the industry is headed," said Sri Peruvemba, SID Chair of Marketing and CEO, Marketer International Inc. "Returning for a fourth year, we are proud to present the CEO Forum and Women in Tech. These dynamic sessions include top business leaders and technologists, CEOs and other senior executives from internationally renowned companies who will share their personal and professional insights about what it takes to succeed in the display industry."
CEO Forum – (Pre-recorded session with live Q&A Wednesday, Aug. 5, 9 a.m. - 10 a.m. (PDT)
The panel will feature the entrepreneurial founders and investors in several successful technology start-ups, sharing the insights and personal experiences that have shaped their careers and the field at large. Discussion topics will range from industry trends and investment strategies, to the personal traits that have helped enable their success. The panel will be conducted as a pre-recorded session, followed by a live, interactive Q&A discussion with the panel members.
Moderator: Sri Peruvemba, CEO, Marketer International Inc.
Women In Tech – (Pre-recorded session with live Q&A Thursday, Aug. 6, 9 a.m. - 10 a.m. (PDT)
While women comprise half of the U.S. workforce, they still hold less than 20% of all tech jobs. Fortunately, the display industry is beginning to recognize this alarming statistic and taking action to address it. This dynamic panel will feature top industry leaders sharing insights and personal experiences that have shaped their careers and the field at large, with a focus on diversity, equality and successful initiatives that can help balance the scales. The panel will be conducted as a pre-recorded session, followed by a live, interactive Q&A discussion with the panel members.
Moderator: Dr. Tara Akhavan, CEO, Faurecia IRYStec
For information about exhibiting at Display Week 2020:
Americas & Europe Sales:
Tel: (203) 502-8283
Tel: (408) 489-9596
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About Display Week 2020
The 57th Display Week, presented by the Society for Information Display (SID), will take place August 3-7, as a virtual event. Display Week is the world's leading event focused on emerging electronic display and visual information technologies from concept to market. Display Week attracts attendees from the entire ecosystem of R&D, engineering, design, manufacturing, supply chain, marketing, sales and financial, as well as commercial and consumer end-user markets. It delivers unparalleled learning opportunities, market-moving trends, sourcing, roadmaps-to-market, and connections for career and business growth. For more information on Display Week 2020, visit www.displayweek.org or follow us on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter @DisplayWeek (hashtag #DisplayWeek2020), or the Display Week YouTube Channel.
The Society for Information Display (SID) is the only professional organization focused on the electronic display and visual information technology industries. In fact, by exclusively focusing on the advancement of electronic display and visual information technologies, SID provides a unique platform for industry collaboration, communication and training in all related technologies while showcasing the industry's best new products. The organization's members are professionals in the technical and business disciplines that relate to display research, design, manufacturing, applications, marketing and sales. To promote industry and academic technology development, while also educating consumers on the importance of displays, SID hosts more than 10 conferences a year, including Display Week, which brings industry and academia all under one roof to showcase technology that will shape the future. SID's global headquarters are located at 1475 S. Bascom Ave., Ste. 114, Campbell, CA 95008. For more information, visit www.sid.org.
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