As the competition celebrates its 10th year, its projects have become commercial successes.
David Savastano, Editor04.07.20
Although LOPEC 2020 was canceled this year due to COVID-19, the OE-A was going to celebrate a unique anniversary – its 10th annual OE-A Competition, which is held during LOPEC. The competition honors innovative products, demonstrators and prototypes that show the promise of printed and flexible electronics.
It is interesting to look back at the past 10 years and see what has been selected as some of the top projects.
“The OE-A Competition illustrates the potential of the organic and printed electronics technology as well as fostering cooperation among its members,” said Klaus Hecker, managing director of the OE-A. “Over the years, quite a number of demonstrators and prototypes presented in the OE-A Competition have been further developed to products.”
For example, this year’s honorees are:
Best Prototype / New Product - ActiSense – Smart Footwear Sensor - IEE;
Best Freestyle Demonstrator - Flexible, Segmented OLED Panel - OLEDWorks;
Continue reading this story and get 24/7 access to The Independent Global Source for the Flexible and Printed Electronics Industry. for FREE
Stay ahead of the fast growing field of flexible and printed electronics, an emerging industry that promises to revolutionize the methods in which electronic components and systems are manufactured. Flexible and printed electronics covers smart packaging and labels, sensors and wearables, solar cells, displays and lighting, batteries, medical devices, military equipment, and much more.
Already a subscriber? Login