Mr Hiroshi Hara, Marketing
AZ Electronic Materials
AZ entered the novel carbon business in 2012 with GNR and GO which were licensed from Rice University. We will discuss these materials and their potential applications including energy-storage, TCF, fiber, glass de-icing heater, gas barrier, etc.
Speaker Biography (Hiroshi Hara)
Hiroshi Hara, AZ Global Marketing Director - New Technologies
Hiroshi started his career in sales and marketing helping AZ to grow their photoactive materials business from its early stage to become a global leading supplier for the flat panel display industry. He also helped the planning and development of PHPS business to establish the leading position in semiconductor and other industries. As AZ entered the novel carbon business, he was appointed Global Marketing Director - New Technologies to materialize the exciting opportunities. He is based in Tokyo and has B.A in economics from Waseda University and an MBA from University of Southern California.
Company Profile (AZ Electronic Materials)
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AZ is a leading global producer of high quality, high-purity specialty chemical materials for the fast growing electronics market. Our materials are widely used in integrated circuits, flat panel displays and light-emitting diodes.
AZ's IC Materials Division covers niche products such as dielectrics, underlayers, yield enhancers, CMP slurries and pattern enhancers, as well as conventional products consisting of IC photoresist and other ancillary products. Optronics Division covers FPD photoresist, ancillaries and silicon chemistry based products for display and other industries.
AZ is registered in Luxemburg and has been listed on London FSTE since 2010. AZ has a global presence with a focus on Asia, the center of the world's electronics industry. We employ some 1,100 skilled and dedicated people who are passionate about driving AZ forward and achieving success for our customers.