Top authorities from the global lighting industry will present international lighting trends and technologies in 60 lectures and seven workshops at the 5th LED professional Symposium +Expo (LpS 2015). Amongst the many well-known companies exhibiting at the LpS are also the top seven LED manufacturers in the world. The LpS 2015 has also been chosen by ten companies to launch their new products.

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Company closed $9.3 million series B round of financing earlier this year.

RayVio, a spin-out from the Theodore Moustakas laboratory at Boston University, is set to ramp production of deep-UV LEDs at its fabrication facility in Silicon Valley to more than two million units per year.

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The 150 and 200 mm GaN-on-Si epiwafer technology transfer from ALLOS Semiconductors to Epistar was concluded in record time and with industry leading homogeneities and crystal quality.

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For the 1st time, the “More than Moore” market research and strategy consulting company Yole and its partner CIOE propose a business place dedicated to the sapphire industry: 1st International Forum on Sapphire Market & Technologies.

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“Apple will represent 20% of 2015 global sapphire consumption with its iPhone and watch sapphire components”, announces Eric Virey, Technology & Market Analyst at Yole Développement (Yole). “But Lens Technology recently announced plans to raise US$942 million and invest US$532 million of the proceed to further increasing sapphire growth and finishing capacity”, he adds.

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Monocrystal, a global leader in synthetic sapphire growing and processing, recently produced the world’s first 300 kg KY crystal.
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Upcoming Events

> OLEDs World Summit
(September 16 - September 18, Berkeley, USA)

> LpS LED professional Symposium
(September 22 - September 24, Bregenz, Austria)
LpS LED Professional Symposium