PORTLAND, Maine--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Smithers Apex is pleased to announce the release of the International Wireless Power Summit 2013 agenda. The 2013 summit will take place at the Omni Hotel Downtown Austin, in Austin, Texas from December 4-6. The agenda will feature WiTricity, TDK, Mojo Mobility, The U.S. EPA plus many more in a three-day event.
“Wireless charging is a nascent industry and on the path to deliver services that consumers have wanted for decades”
This 5th edition of The Wireless Power Summit will represent the three competing standards points of view as each organization participates in a panel discussion on the current battle of standards and the journey towards one ecosystem. This year, the conference will feature more brand owners than ever before including restaurants and mobile environments as McDonald’s and Verizon take the stage.
Delegates will hear the latest updates and developments in standards and innovations in medical and household appliances, the mobile environment, energy efficiency, coils and shielding, the battle of the three standards, emerging technologies and much more. Presenting these industry trends and forecasts will be leading organizations of Leggett & Platt, IHS, Verizon, Rockford Ventures, McDonald's, Gill Group, Bluetooth SIG, PowerbyProxi, and Mojo Mobility. Joining them will be Texas Instruments, IDT, WiTricity, Haier Home Appliance Industry Group, TDK, PLDS Germany GmbH, and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
LeRoy Johnson, Senior Director of Emerging Technologies, Leggett & Platt stated that “The Wireless Power Summit is the annual event for this industry. It provides the most efficient way to learn what technology breakthroughs are about to happen, network with the industry players and learn what the market forecasts are.” “Wireless charging is a nascent industry and on the path to deliver services that consumers have wanted for decades,” said Ron Resnick, President, Power Matters Alliance. “It is worth attending this event to stay informed, network, and help assess the business opportunity and technical requirements to enter and compete in this market. 2014 is the transition year to embedded devices.”
Joining Johnson and Resnick on the advisory board will be Kamil A. Grajski, President, A4WP, Menno Treffers, Chairman, Wireless Power Consortium; Michael Hanley, New Energy Technology Development, Motorola Mobility - Mobile Devices; and Steve Goacher, Business Development Manager for Wireless Power, Texas Instruments.
Register by September 13, 2013 to get the Super Early Bird Pricing and save $400 off the conference fee. For more information about The International Wireless Power Summit 2013 or to register visit www.wirelesspowersummit.com. Limited sponsorship and exhibition opportunities are still available. Contact Brian Santos at firstname.lastname@example.org or +1 207 781 9618 for more information.
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