SAN JOSE, Calif., May 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Society for Information Display (SID) announced the winners of the first People's Choice Awards at its 56th International Symposium, Seminar and Exhibition, known as Display Week 2019, at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, Calif., taking place this week (May 12-17). Thousands voted on new products that will be hitting the shelves both in the US and internationally within the next few years as it pertains to displays.
At Display Week 2019, SID provides a forum for live demonstrations of emerging information display technologies and related areas. The People's Choice Awards allows attendees and exhibitors to vote for their favorite exhibits and products on the show floor.
Voting took place via a survey on the Display Week 2019 mobile app in the following six categories:
Best New Display Technology
Best New Display Component
Best Technology Demonstration
Best Small Booth
Best Medium Booth
Best Large Booth
Votes were entered during Tuesday and Wednesday (May 14 and 15) at Display Week. Results were announced this morning on the show floor and each of the winner received a ribbon for recognition.
The following are the 2019 People's Choice Winners:
Best Small Booth Beijing STONE Technology Co., Ltd. PlayNitride, Inc.
Best Medium Booth CLEARink Displays
Best Large Booth Nanosys AUO
Best Major Booth LG Display Co., Ltd. BOE Technology Group Co., Ltd.
Best New Display Technology Tianma America, Inc. 7.56-in. microLED (The world's first transparent microLED display with more than 60 percent transparency)
Best New Display Technology BOE Technology Group Co., Ltd. 65-in. UHD BD cell
Best New Display Technology LG Display Co., Ltd. 88-in. 8K OLED
Best Display Component Tianma America, Inc. LTPS AM MiniLED HDR (AM-TFT MiniLED with super-fine local-dimming HDR liquid-crystal display and ultra-performance)
Best Display Technology Demonstration BOE Technology Group Co., Ltd. Smart Cockpit
"This year, for the first time at Display Week, our attendees were given the opportunity to vote for their choices of exceptional exhibition booths and the most interesting new display technologies that were being shown," said SID Convention Chair Aris Silzars. "Our attendees are the world's experts in display technology and consequently their opinions carry extra value. Because of that, their enthusiastic participation in this new selection process gives special meaning to these awards."
About Display Week 2019 Display Week is the world's leading event focused on emerging electronic display and visual information technologies from concept to market. Display Week attracts attendees from the entire ecosystem of R&D, engineering, design, manufacturing, supply chain, marketing, sales and financial, as well as commercial and consumer end-user markets. It delivers unparalleled learning opportunities, market-moving trends, sourcing, roadmaps-to-market, and connections for career and business growth. For more information on Display Week 2019, visit www.displayweek.org or follow us on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter @DisplayWeek (hashtag #DisplayWeek19), Instagram @siddisplayweek or the Display Week YouTube Channel.
About SID The Society for Information Display (SID) is the only professional organization focused on the electronic display and visual information technology industries. In fact, by exclusively focusing on the advancement of electronic display and visual information technologies, SID provides a unique platform for industry collaboration, communication and training in all related technologies while showcasing the industry's best new products. The organization's members are professionals in the technical and business disciplines that relate to display research, design, manufacturing, applications, marketing and sales. To promote industry and academic technology development, while also educating consumers on the importance of displays, SID hosts more than 10 conferences a year, including Display Week, which brings industry and academia all under one roof to showcase technology that will shape the future. SID's global headquarters are located at 1475 S. Bascom Ave., Ste. 114, Campbell, CA 95008. For more information, visit www.sid.org.