Discount deadlines approaching for Phosphor Global Summit

Jan. 26, 2007
The hotel cut-off and early bird discount deadline for Intertech-Pira’s fifth annual Phosphor Global Summit are rapidly approaching. To be held March 5-7, Phosphor Global Summit 2007 will take place in Seoul, Korea at the Grand Hilton Seoul. A limited number of rooms have been set aside by the Grand Hilton Seoul for conference participants at a special discounted rate of $150 per night. To take advantage of this low room rate, make your hotel reservation before February 12. You may make your reservation online at [email protected]. For additional hotel contact information, please see below.

In addition to the hotel cut-off, time is also running out to SAVE $100 when you register to attend Phosphor Global Summit 2007. Register by February 9th to receive this early bird discount. Over 100 imaging, flat panel display, large-format display, CRT, EL backlight system, OLED, LED, and lighting industry leaders are expected to attend this event. You will not want to miss this opportunity to network with industry colleagues & receive a comprehensive update on the most exciting new developments in phosphor technology!

Phosphor Global Summit 2007 is the world’s premier event dedicated to the advancement of phosphor technology. On an annual basis, this international technical conference brings together the top names in the industry from around the world. Topics to be covered include: advances in solid state LED lighting, an overview of intellectual property rights, fluorescent lamps, phosphors for plasma display panels, and more.

This year’s program includes:
-- Rhodia Electronics & Catalysis: “Global Phosphor Markets & Manufacturers”
-- Dyden Corp: “Improvements of Phosphor Performance for PDPs”
-- Toshiba: “Luminescence of Eu-doped Sr-SiAION Phosphor”
-- Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology: “Material Design for Phosphor”
-- Merck KGaA: “Advanced Phosphors for Solid State Lighting Applications”
-- Philips Lumileds: “Color Conversion of LED Light”
-- Göteborgs Universitet: “UV and White LEDs from ZnO Nanowires”
-- Authentix, Inc: “Nano-phosphors for Various Applications”
-- OSRAM Opto Semiconductors: “Future Applications and Challenges for Phosphors”

Preceding the two days of presentations from 22 industry leaders on March 6-7 are two three-hour preconference seminars, to be held March 5. Industry veterans Diane Seymour and Dr Chung-nin Chau of OSRAM Sylvania will teach Seminar 1: An Introduction to Phosphor Technology, covering the basics of using phosphors in fluorescent lamps, CRTs, LEDs, and nanotechnology.

Seminar 2: An Introduction to X-Ray Phosphors and Scintillators will be taught by esteemed phosphor technologists Dr Cees Ronda of Philips Research Laboratories Aachen and Dr Alok Srivastava of General Electric, who will provide an excellent overview of current applications and technical issues.

To view full program details and download the conference brochure, please visit us online at: For further information or to register for Phosphor Global Summit 2007, please contact us by fax: +1 207-781-2150, by phone: +1 207-781-9614, via email: [email protected], or online at:

To reserve your room at the Grand Hilton Seoul, please contact the hotel directly, and remember to mention that you will be attending the Intertech-Pira phosphors event to receive the discounted room rate.

Grand Hilton Seoul
Tel: +82-2-3216-5656
Fax: +82-2-3216-7799
[email protected]

To learn more about sponsorship and exhibit opportunities, please contact Brian Santos by phone: +1 207-781-9618, by fax: +1 207-781-2150, or via email: [email protected].