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Industry Leaders to Present at Projection Summit in June

Christopher Maione (email) June 11-12, 2012

Insight Media is pleased to announce the near-final Agenda for Projection Summit 2012.

Projection Summit, held in conjunction with InfoComm 2012, is scheduled for Monday/Tuesday, June 11-12, 2012 at the Las Vegas Hotel (formerly the LV Hilton), Las Vegas, NV.

Projection Summit, in its eleventh year, covers projection and other emerging technologies and applications for the ProAV and Consumer Electronics industries. The Summit provides a unique opportunity to learn about the technology and market forces that are shaping the ProAV and consumer markets. The stimulating Monday/Tuesday sessions and discussion will focus on key industry trends and issues—matters that will affect business decisions at all levels of the industry.

"The projection industry continues to demonstrate lots of innovation driving new product development and market opportunities," notes Insight Media President, Chris Chinnock. "I personally can't wait to hear from this great lineup of high quality speakers."

Projection Summit will feature the industry's business, marketing, and technology leaders from all levels of the big screen display value chain Mr. Paul Salvini, CTO, Christie Digital, will lead off on Monday morning with the Keynote Address, "What's Next for ProAV?"

Projection Summit, June 11-12
Las Vegas Hotel, Las Vegas, NV, Pav. 10-11
Preliminary Speaker Schedule
Monday, June 11
Speaker Organization Presentation Title
Opening - Chris Chinnock, President, Insight Media
Keynote Address
Paul Salvini, CTO Christie Digital What’s Next for Pro AV?
Session 1 - Laser-based Digital Cinema and Large Venue
Greg Niven, Vice President, Sales & Marketing NECSEL / LIPA TBA
Bram Dieryckx, Product Manager Projection Barco, Inc. Laser Technology: The Future of Projection for the ProAV Market
Bill Beck, Co-Founder & EVP Business Development Laser Light Engines Off-board Laser Illumination: Enabling New Projection Use Models
Petteri Uusimaa, President & CEO Modulight, Inc. Laser Diode Light Engines for 3D Cinema
Session 2 - Projection Components and Subsystems
Dr. Walter Chen, Senior Principal Member of Technical Staff MAXIM Integrated Products Bill of Materials (BOM) Requirements of a Laser Scanning Pico Projector
Francis Nguyen, Senior Product Marketing Manager OSRAM Opto Semiconductors Inc. Evolution of LEDs Used in Picoprojectors
Andrei Kazmierski, Marketing Applications Manager Luminus Devices, Inc. The Bright Outlook for LED Projection Displays
Session 3 - Hybrid Projectors
Fei Hu, Sr. Manager R&D Appotronics Co. Ltd. Laser and Phosphor Hybrid Source for Projection Display -- Recent Dev. & Tendencies
Matthew Brennesholtz, Sr. Analyst Insight Media The Market Opportunity for Hybrid Projectors


Panel Discussion
Session 4 - Interconnectivity/Transmission
Micha Risling, Marketing Committee Chair HDBaseT Alliance Trends in ProAV Markets & Business Practices
Leslie Chard, President WHDI LLC Wireless and the A/V Connectivity Challenge
Guoqing Li, Research Scientist, Intel Labs WiGig-Wireless Gigabit Alliance WiGig Display Extension: Unleashing Your High-definition Display
Panel Discussion
Tuesday, June 12
Opening - Chris Chinnock, President, Insight Media
Keynote Address - China 3D Consortium
Session 5 - Markets & Trends
William Coggshall, President Pacific Media Associates Playing Defense in the 2012 Projector Business
Lutz Nehrhoff von Hoderberg, R&D Director Barco Control Rooms GEN3 LED-powered Rear Proj. Display Walls & Super Narrow Bezel LCD
Dan Meehan, Sr. Development Manager Panasonic System Communications N.A. A/V Technologies in Education: Finding the Right Mix Among Projectors, Displays and Other Technologies
Panel Discussion
Session 6 - Green AV Panel Discussion
Green AV Panel Discussion Participants: Allen Weidman, Infocomm Sustainability Officer/STEP Foundation, Executive Director; Chris Maione, President, Chris Maione Associates; Annika Overodder, Business Area Mgr., Projectors; TCO Development
Session 7 - 4K Projection
Richard Dean, Sr. VP/Chairman, 3D@Home Consortium THX Ltd. To 4K and Beyond – How to Ensure Quality when Implementing Future Technologies
Paul Russo, Chairman & CEO Geo Semiconductor Inc. 4K Displays Are Next Big Wave – Challenges & Opportunities
Session 8 - Passive 3D Stereo Trends and Options
Stephen Palmer, Chief Science Officer Volfoni Bright Stereoscopic 3D Solutions
Jesper Osterman, CTO LC-Tec Displays AB A Fast-switching Liquid Crystal Polarization Modulator for High-end, Single-lens Stereoscopic 3D Projector Applications
Steve Cook, National Consultant Relations/Design Manager Stewart Filmscreen Polarization Preserving Screens: Optimizing a Passive 3D Image While Considering Performance in 2D

Conference Registration
EARLY BIRD Registration - Prior to May 13th - $1,095.00
GENERAL Registration - May 14th and June 6th - $1,295.00
ONSITE Registration - June 6th to June 12th - $1,395.00
PS 12 conference registration includes the Monday/Tuesday Luncheons and one copy of the PS 12 Proceedings. A complimentary exhibit floor pass to the InfoComm 2011 show floor is included.

Increase your organization's visibility! Projection Summit offers two levels of Sponsorship — Gold Sponsorship $6,500 and Silver Sponsorship $4,500. Tabletop exhibition is included in PS 12 Sponsorships! Complete sponsor information, including all benefits of sponsorship, can be found at:

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