40th DISPLAY JAPAN FORUM
2021年1月28日～29日 | バーチャル形式にて開催 | January 28-29, 2021 | Virtual Event
Principal Analyst, Large Display - Omdia
Mr. Robin Wu is a Principal Analyst at Omdia. Previously he worked at DisplaySearch, a leader in primary research and forecasting on the global display market. At DisplaySearch, he served as a PC and TFT analyst, specializing in trend analysis of China's PC, monitor, and panel markets. He also acted as vice chair of the VESA monitor task group in 2010 and has focused on monitor/panel standardization since early 2009.
Prior to DisplaySearch, Mr. Wu spent nearly seven years at the leading IT brand IBM/Lenovo. There, he focused on monitor/TFT business, delivering industry-leading green ThinkVision products and managing panel sourcing and qualifications. In addition to providing support to the desktop/AIO business, he acted as a liaison in the industry, building strong relationships with leading PC monitor OEMs in China. Mr. Wu has a bachelor's degree in Mechanics & Electronics and a master's degree in Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems from Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China.
Director, Touch and User Interface - Omdia
Mr. Calvin Hsieh is a Director at Omdia. He previously worked at DisplaySearch, a leader in primary research and forecasting on the global display market. At DisplaySearch, he served as research director. He has more than a decade of experience crafting strategies and managing product lines at leading display organizations across the globe.
Prior to DisplaySearch, he was the product marketing director at Proview Electronics, one of the world's largest LCD monitor and TV manufacturers. Before DisplaySearch, he experienced as a project team manager at HannSpree, marketing director on e-commerce, and software developer on image processing and multimedia. Mr. Hsieh has a master's degree with a focus on human-computer interaction and user interface from National Chiao-Tung University, Taiwan.
Director, Large Display - Omdia
Mr. Hidetoshi Himuro is a Director at Omdia. He previously worked at DisplaySearch, a leader in primary research and forecasting on the global display market. At DisplaySearch, he served as director of IT & FPD market research. He was responsible for market research and analysis of large-area LCD applications, including monitor, notebook PCs and public display/digital signage. He also forecasted monthly large-area LCD panel pricing. With his background in engineering, he covered the LCD panel technology roadmap.
Prior to DisplaySearch, Mr. Himuro held a number of positions at NEC in both Japan and the US. At NEC, his diverse responsibilities included strategic planning, project management, LCD panel and monitor set procurement, design verification, vendor relationships and hardware development for notebook PCs and LCD monitors and their LCD panels. He has a bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from Tokyo University of Science, Japan.
Principal Analyst - Omdia
Peter Su conducts research on large-sized displays, tracking supply-and-demand dynamics, market trends, and product roadmaps on panels sized more than 9 inches measured diagonally and used in tablets, notebooks, monitors, and televisions.
Previously, Peter was at DisplaySearch, where he worked with large displays as well. At AU Optronics, he was in panel sales and strategic product marketing in the notebook PC and tablet business units. There, he was also involved in PC capacity planning, technology investment projects, and both upstream and downstream channels for panels and mobile PCs. Peter has a bachelor's degree in economics from the University of Victoria in Canada, and a master’s degree in business administration from Concordia University Wisconsin in Mequon, Wisconsin.
Principal Analyst - Omdia
Nick Jiang is responsible for the research and analysis of the large area TFT-LCD panel industry and market at Omdia. Nick specializes in the Chinese display market. He analyzes the supply chain of Chinese TV panel makers, panel demand from TV brands, and pricing trends, and forecasts the TV panel market in China.
Based in Shenzhen, China, Nick maintains communications with local Chinese TV brands and LCD fabs, following the industry growth and changes. Prior to joining the organization that would become Omdia in 2010, he worked for LG Display as a product strategy planner in China. He also spent some time with a local China television manufacturer, studying products suitable for the Chinese market. Nick received a bachelor’s degree in electronics engineering from Jilin University of China.
Executive Director, TV, Consumer Electronics and Devices - Omdia
Mr. Hisakazu Torii is a Research and Analysis Executive Director, TV, Consumer Electronics and Devices, at Omdia. Previously he worked at DisplaySearch, a leader in primary research and forecasting on the global display market. At DisplaySearch, he served as vice president of Japanese TV market research. With 18 years of display industry experience, he was responsible for covering all Japanese TV brands across Asia Pacific.
Before DisplaySearch, Mr. Torii worked at Mitsubishi Electric where he conducted market research for product groups, business planning and new product development in all major display applications, including TVs, notebook PCs, monitors, mobile phones, digital still cameras, digital video recorders, automotive displays and industrial applications. He earned a degree from the Department of Law at Waseda University in Tokyo, Japan.
Senior Analyst - Omdia
Vicki Chen focuses on display materials and components, including new form factors, weight efficiencies, and technological advances in displays. She brings more than 10 years of experience in the flat-panel-display industry.
Vicki worked previously at Chinese firm Sigmaintell Consulting, where she was responsible for research on the mobile phone panel market and value chain. She also worked in new-project development at Taiwan Display, a part of Japan Display. She had her first taste of the flat-panel display industry and its workings as a product planning engineer in charge of the request-for-quote (RFQ) development for mobile phone products for China Brands at Innolux, a TFT LCD panel manufacturer in Taiwan.
Vicki has an undergraduate degree from Nanchang Hangkong University, also known as Nanchang Aviation University, in China.
Senior Analyst - Omdia
Tadashi Uno is a Senior Analyst within Omdia. He previously worked at DisplaySearch, a leader in primary research and forecasting on the global display market. At DisplaySearch, he served as director of materials and components.
Prior to DisplaySearch, he was assistant manager of the display components operations planning division for DaiNippon Printing Co, Ltd in Tokyo. In this role, he was responsible for market reports and forecasts on DNP Display components as well as relationships with glass, CCFL and driver IC makers; component, TV set and PC manufacturers; and market research companies. Mr. Uno has a bachelor's degree from the University of Kyoto-Sangyo in Kyoto, Japan.
Senior Director, Small Medium Displays - Omdia
Mr. Hiroshi Hayase is a Senior Director at Omdia. He previously worked at DisplaySearch and Solarbuzz, leading providers of display and solar market intelligence. With nearly 30 years of experience in the LCD industry, he brings an unparalleled focus to sales, marketing management, production, product engineering and market research and analysis.
At DisplaySearch, Mr. Hayase served as vice president of small and medium displays. Before that, he was responsible for sales and market research at a Taiwanese LCD panel/module manufacturer, Wintek Japan Corporation. Earlier, he served as sales manager with Applied Komatsu Technology (AKT), where he was responsible for sales of CVD systems to major Japanese panel producers. He also has 13 years of experience in sales management and production engineering across the full range of LCD production processes with Seiko Epson. Mr. Hayase holds a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from Shizuoka University, Japan.
Principal Analyst - Omdia
Linda Lin covers large-sized TFT LCD panels and is in charge of survey reports involving the manufacturers and vendors of the notebook panel supply chain.
With her many years of working in the trade, Linda has developed first-rate relationships throughout the extensive network of contacts and connections in the display industry that she built over time.
Linda worked previously at LCD market research firm WitsView, leading the research on panels as well as on downstream products that included monitors and TVs. At the Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute, Taiwan Chief Information and Communications Technology (ICT) market research group, she oversaw regional research for South and East Asia. It was during this time that she decided to make large-sized displays her main focus. Linda has a master’s degree in business administration from National Yunlin University of Science and Technology in Taiwan.
Senior Director, Display Manufacturing Technology - Omdia
Mr. Charles Annis serves as Senior Director at Omdia.
He previously worked at DisplaySearch and Solarbuzz, leading providers of display and solar market intelligence. Mr. Annis is a leading expert in flat panel display research and served in a dual role as vice president of manufacturing research at DisplaySearch as well as at its sister company of Solarbuzz. At DisplaySearch, he was responsible for analyzing emerging technologies, tracking and forecasting flat panel display investments, and researching equipment, materials and process trends. At Solarbuzz, he developed the company's proprietary polysilicon, wafer and cell manufacturing databases and authored related reports.
Prior to DisplaySearch, Mr. Annis spent six years at Photon Dynamics (now Orbotech), the leading provider of yield management solutions to the FPD industry and served as an international business manager for SAMCO International, a Japanese semiconductor equipment manufacturer. He holds a master's degree in Business Law from Ryukoku University in Kyoto, Japan, and a bachelor's degree from Pomona College in Claremont, California, US. He is based in Japan.
Senior Analyst - Omdia
Jay Shao covers market research on AMOLED panel display technology.
Before joining the company, Jay was at EverDisplay Optronics—also known as Hehui Optoelectronics—in Shanghai, where he worked for six years in OLED R&D, flexible display design, and new products. He holds a doctorate in material science from the South China University of Technology in Guangdong, China.
Associate Director, Tablet and Notebook PC, Desktop Monitor, TV - Omdia
Jeff Lin is a longtime analyst and researcher in the field of displays, having previously worked at DisplaySearch, a leader in primary research and forecasting on the global display market. At DisplaySearch, he worked as an analyst covering Taiwan's display market and was responsible for market research and analysis of the PC monitor value chain and large-area panel roadmap.
Before DisplaySearch, Jeff gained valuable experience handling panel sourcing and desktop monitor market analysis at BenQ Corporation. Prior to that, he served as a key monitor account sales manager at Samsung Electronics Taiwan, where he formed key relationships with leading PC monitor company and OEMs in the country. Before Samsung, he was an engineer at Chunghwa Picture Tubes (CPT), where he led TV panel development projects and planned TV panel roadmaps.
Jeff earned his bachelor's degree in environmental engineering from National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, and his Master of Business Administration from National Chengchi University, Taiwan.