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May 8th, 2019
Japan Display Inc.

Japan Display Inc. Honored with
Display Application of the Year Award at SID DISPLAY WEEK 2019
-World's First Curved LCDs in Production for Automotive Dashboards-


Japan Display Inc. (JDI) will participate in The Society of Information Display's (SID) "DISPLAY WEEK 2019", the world's largest international display conference, held in San Jose, California, USA, at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center, May 12-17, 2019. In addition to the Award, JDI’s participation includes a technical exhibition, several technical papers at the Symposium, and a presentation at the Automotive Display Market Focus Conference.

Technical Exhibition

JDI's exhibition, in booth #1027, will feature applied products and prototypes of ultra-high resolution LCDs for VR (virtual reality), reflective LCDs utilizing JDI's core LTPS (low-temperature polysilicon) technology, transparent LCDs, industrial displays, organic EL displays, fingerprint sensors, and the award-winning LCDs for automobiles.

Display Application of the Year Award

SID's prestigious Display Application of the Year Award was bestowed upon JDI for two concave-curved TFT LCDs: a 15.0-inch 1920×1020 display with in-cell touch technology, and a 12.3-inch 1920×720 display. Both of the displays were released into mass production in 2018 for a top-tier automotive OEM for their dashboard application.

"We are delighted to award Japan Display, Inc. a Display Application of the Year Award for its curved LCDs for automotive dashboard," said Wei Chen, SID's Display Industry Awards Committee Chairman. "The Display Industry Awards (DIAs) are SID's highest honor, presented to recognize the best display products or applications introduced to the market during the previous calendar year. On behalf of SID, we would like to commend JDI's ongoing commitment to innovation and to helping shape the future of display performance and solutions."

JDI will receive the Award at the Symposium Luncheon on Wednesday, May 15, 2019.


At the Symposium, where researchers and engineers related to displays gather from around the world, JDI will present 5 papers:

Development of Advanced LTPS Technologies for Low Power Consumption and Narrow Border LCDs
A full integration of EMR sensor and capacitive touch sensor into LCD
In-cell Capacitive Hover Touch Development for Non-Contact Application
5.5-inch Full HD Foldable AMOLED Display Based on Neutral-Plane Splitting Concept
Fast response IPS-LCDs used in VR applications
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Automotive Conference

In addition, JDI will present at the Automotive Display Market Focus Conference, hosted by DSCC (Display Supply Chain Consultants), on Wednesday, May 15, 2019.


San Jose McEnery Convention Center, San Jose, California, USA
Sunday, May 12 - Friday, May 17, 2019

"SID DISPLAY WEEK" is one of the world's largest exhibitions for the electronic display industry, where top display professionals from around the world in companies representing commercial and consumer markets gather to introduce the latest technologies and products.

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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