Incisive, Informative Technical Sessions @ 2016FLEX

Technical Conference  |  Exhibits & Sponsorships  |  Short Courses  |  FLEXI Awards  |  Networking Events  |  Venue & Travel


Feb 29 - Mar 3, 2016

Monterey Marriott
Monterey, CA

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Incisive, Informative Technical Sessions @ 2016FLEX

Returning attendees to the Flex Conference always point to the Technical Sessions as its most compelling feature because the Conference attracts the industry's best subject matter experts. Some key topics and presenting companies and institutions for 2016FLEX include:

  • Bio Applications in Printed Electronics: GE Global Research, PARC, UC Berkeley
  • Displays and Touch: FlexEnable, Microsoft, SmartKem, OLEDWorks, ThinFilm, Touch Display Research, UniPixel
  • Flexible Hybrid Electronics: American Semiconductor, IBM Research, Lockheed Martin, Lux Research, Molex, SRI International, US Air Force Research Laboratory, VTT Research Institute of Finland
  • Substrates, Barriers, Encapsulation: DuPont Teijin Films, ENrG, Holst Center
  • Backplanes: Aixtron, BASF, Merck
  • Patterning: Ceradrop, Coatema, Eastman Kodak

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See How the 2016FLEX Agenda Fits Your Interests!

With over 26 sessions and 120 speakers, the agenda for 2016FLEX can appear daunting. Never fear, our technical experts have designed customized itineraries for your specific interest -- including slots of free time to meet with colleagues, customers and suppliers! Calculated to maximize your time in the sessions designed to be of the most interest to you. Choose the one that fits you best based on our most popular attendee profiles:

  • Mobile & Wearable Product Engineers >>
  • Processing & Manufacturing Engineers >>
  • Materials Scientists >>
  • Flex Display & Touch Engineers >>
  • Flex Products Senior Scientists >>
  • Business Development Professionals >>
  • Technical Marketing Professionals >>

In between sessions, there is plenty of time to visit the exhibit floor!  Meet your next partner @ 2016FLEX!

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Leverage Your Time and Expand Your Knowledge by Attending a Short Course!

Expand your knowledge of 3D Printing on Plastics with a short course from the Univ. of Massachusetts at Lowell. Other courses include Basics of Printed Electronics, Basics of Flexible Hybrid Electronics, MRL & TRL Assessments, and Textiles as an Electronic Platform.

3D Printing on Plastics - Developments & Trends
February 29, 2016 | 1:00pm - 4:00pm, includes a post-course reception from 4:00-5:00

Fusion of Fashion and Function: Textiles as a Platform for Flexible Electronics
February 29, 2016 | 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Getting Ready for Readiness Levels: Fundamentals of Technology Readiness Levels and Manufacturing Readiness Levels
February 29, 2016 | 9:00am - 12:00pm

Flexible Hybrid Electronics (FHE) 
February 29, 2016 | 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Introducing Printed Electronics - All of the basics and more!
February 29, 2016 | 9:00am - 12:00pm

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Networking Events @  2016FLEX

NetworkingWelcome Reception
February 29, 2016 | 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Cottonwood Plaza, Portola Hotel & Spa

Exhibitor Reception
March 1, 2016 | 4:00 - 6:00 pm
Flex Conference Exhibitor Hall, San Carlos Foyer

Women in Flex Breakfast
March 2, 2016 | 7:00 - 8:00 am
Salon 207, 3rd Floor, Monterey Marriott

Industry Dinner and FLEXI Awards
March 2, 2016 | 6:30 - 9:00 pm
Memory Garden, 20 Custom House Plaza

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        See Monterey!

The Flex Conference incorporates many networking activities so you can leverage your travel dollars and further develop your networks of customers, partners, suppliers and collaborators. Experience it all at

AllianceFlexTech Alliance is a leading industry association focused on growth, profitability, and success throughout the manufacturing and distribution chain of flexible, printed electronics, and displays. By facilitating collaboration between and among industry, government, and academia, FlexTech Alliance develops solutions for advancing these technologies from R&D to commercialization.


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