1 Aug 2023
Webinar - Flexible Hybrid Electronics: The Best of Both Worlds?
Thursday 17 August 2023 - An introduction to FHE, including motivating factors; Discussion of recent innovations and commercial developments within FHE; Identification of technological gaps and potential solutions; A roadmap for how the industry will develop, spanning both technologies and applications.
31 Jul 2023
Flexible Hybrid Electronics Offers the Best of Both Approaches
Can electronics be additively manufactured and flexible without compromising on the capabilities of conventionally produced integrated circuits (ICs)? Often described as 'print what you can, place what you can't', flexible hybrid electronics (FHE) offers an enticing blend of capabilities, enabling rapid prototyping, flexibility/stretchability, and roll-to-roll manufacturing of circuits with conventional ICs.
28 Jun 2023
Webinar on Printed and Flexible Electronics: The State of the Industry
Wednesday 12 July 2023 - An introduction to printed and flexible electronics, including motivating factors; Assessment of product-market fit across the application space, including discussion of use cases seeing most commercial traction; A selection of recent innovations, spanning materials, components, and manufacturing methods; A roadmap for how the industry will develop, spanning both technologies and applications
13 Jun 2023
Printed & Flexible Electronics: Status, Innovations and Prospects
What do electronic skin patches, thin-film flexible photovoltaics and automotive interior consoles have in common? All are produced using printed & flexible electronics, an alternative approach to conventional printed circuit boards that combines additive manufacturing with flexible substrates.
12 Jun 2023
Upcoming Webinar on Reconfigurable Intelligent Surfaces
Wednesday 28 June - Where Metamaterials Meet Tele-Communications. What is a reconfigurable intelligent surface (RIS), and why are they likely to be needed for high frequency telecommunications.; The different types of RIS (passive, semi-passive, active) and where they are likely to be deployed; Manufacturing processes and materials required for RIS production.
1 May 2023
Upcoming Webinar - Smart Packaging: Emerging Drivers and Technologies
Wednesday 17 May 2023 - Multiple smart packaging technologies, including embedded lighting, wireless energy harvesting, flexible batteries, and low-cost sensing; Case studies showing the deployment and adoption of different types of smart packaging, such as electronic blister packs for pharmaceuticals; A roadmap for the adoption of different smart packaging technologies, and assessment of technology gaps and other adoption barriers
18 Apr 2023
Smart Packaging Will Become a US$2.6 Billion Market by 2033
The role of packaging has evolved over time, from simply protecting and identifying the product to driving sales via enticing graphics. Smart packaging is the latest iteration, utilizing technology including sensors, indicators, and wireless communication to enhance user engagement, product quality, and supply chain efficiency.
24 Feb 2023
Opportunities for Thin Film and Flexible Photovoltaics
This presentation was given by IDTechEx Principal Technology Analyst Dr Matthew Dyson at innoLAE 2023.
14 Feb 2023
Printed Electronics for Additive Digital Manufacturing
Can electronics manufacturing be reconfigured for our digital, environmentally-conscious age? Dr Matthew Dyson, shares some insights on the topic in this complimentary whitepaper.
8 Feb 2023
Join Our Upcoming Webinar on In-Mold Electronics
Thursday 23 February 2023 - Opportunities for Integrated Functionality.
In this webinar Dr Matthew Dyson, a Principal Technology Analyst at IDTechEx, will discuss the following topics:
- The status of IME and competing approaches for creating functional and decorative interfaces across multiple application sectors.
- The challenges and benefits associated with functionality integration, and how the value proposition of IME is likely to grow over time.
- IME specific material requirements, especially for conductive inks.
- A roadmap for IME adoption, segmented by industry.
2 Feb 2023
Webinar - Additive Electronics Manufacturing: Innovations & Prospects
Friday 10 February 2023 - Status and prospects of competing analogue and digital manufacturing methods for printed electronics; Technical discussion of emerging digital manufacturing methodologies; Evaluation of the benefits and challenges of adopting high throughput R2R manufacturing; and Innovations in component placement and attachment that will facilitate manufacturing of FHE.