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October 5th, 2018
Japan Display Inc.

Participation in the "Startup Launchpad"
the largest hardware trade show in Asia

Japan Display Inc. (JDI) will participate in "Startup Launchpad", to be held at the Hong Kong Asia World-Expo, from Thursday October 18th 2018.

The "Startup Launchpad" is the largest hardware trade shows in Asia, where over 300 startups participate, with over 35,000 buyers come from over 140 countries. JDI will have a special booth, where it will exhibit the smart helmet, mounted with HUD, that was presented at the "JDI Future Trip" strategic announcement made in August, along with other products.

The opening speech on October 20th will be presented by Yoshiaki Ito, Managing Executive Officer and CMO of Japan Display Inc. Through "Startup Launchpad", JDI will be presenting new value creation, as the number one shareholder in the small to medium LCD market.

【Future Trip Products: To be exhibited】

A New World: Development of "A Smart Helmet" with HUD Technology


※Outside of the above, we are also planning on exhibiting JDI's new concept creating the future.

【Startup Launchpad】

October 18th (Thur.) through the 21st (Sun.)
Asia World-Expo in Hong Kong

"Startup Launchpad" is the largest hardware trade show in Asia.
There will be famous retail negotiations going on, with over 300 startup companies, and over 37,000 buyers, from 141 countries from around the world gathered together.

【JDI Future Trip】

In 2020, with the commercialization of the next generation communication network, 5G, coming online, IoT will progress so much that there will be machines we will come in contact with in our daily lives. JDI, by defining "With ideas that have never been heard of before, seeking unlimited technology, we will continue to create a world where humans can perform dynamically", a new organization for promoting Marketing and Innovation was started from April 2018. With the technological capabilities JDI has, as the top shareholder in the small to medium LCD maker in the world, the project for promoting not just manufacturing, but creating value, providing value added services and solutions is "JDI Future Trip".

The information contained in this press release is accurate as of the date of issuance and is subject to change without notice. Information in this press release, other than statements of historical fact, constitutes forward-looking statements, which are based on available information, operating plans and projections about future events and trends. Forward-looking statements inherently involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those predicted in such forward-looking statements.

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