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Beyond Display Technology to Business!

Korea Display Industry Association (KDIA) will host the "Display Business Forum 2024" in Seoul on August 13th (Tuesday) and 14th (Wednesday).

This forum will provide an opportunity to hear from various experts on the current status of the global display market, including IT/Foldable OLED, emissive displays, Micro-LED technology, as well as XR, mobility, and other emerging industries related to displays.

Amidst rapidly changing market dynamics, this event aims to share diverse insights and business strategies for the future of the display industry, catering to the innovators in our display sector who are creating new value. We invite your keen interest and participation.

About Display Business Forum 2024

Title Display Business Forum 2024
Date 13th(Thu)~14th(Wed), August, 2024
Venue Coex Exhibition Center Room 401, Seoul, Korea
Attendee 350 Experts in Display Industry-Academia-Research
Organizer Korea Display Industry Association

Features of Display Business Forum 2024

  • The mega trends and market strategies of major display giants such as SDC, LGD, BOE, along with presentations on the technological status of outstanding SMEs

  • XR, mobility, and future displays are highly regarded as next-generation display technologies, providing a roadmap to understand current technological trends and their integration with business for future developments

  • Through panel-invited roundtable discussions where key panels participate and deliberate on issues within the display industry, it offers a platform for exchanging perspectives and insights from various sectors, fostering an enriching experience of networking and dialogue

  • Through various ancillary events such as K-Display 2024 booth tours, networking receptions, and more, the display industry, academia, and research institutions come together to foster synergy and exchange

Contact Us

If you have any problems or inquiry, please feel free to contact to the Display Business Forum 2024 Secretariat.

- E-mail lby@kdia.org
- Tel +82-2-3014-5721
- Fax +82-2-556-2234

Display Business Forum 2024 Program Committee

Committee member list

Institutional name Name Position Remark
Kyung Hee University Jang, Jin Professor Chair
Bandi Contortia Seok, Jun Hyung CEO Co-Chair
LG Display Yang, Joon Young Vice President
Samsung Display Kim, Gongmin Vice President
SFA Yoon, Hyungseok Vice President
Jusung Engineering Kim, Heon Do President
APS Holdings Kim, Chi woo Vice Chairman
Dongjin Semichem Kim, Byung Wook President
SK Materials Ha, Jeong Hwan CTO
Merck performance Materials Yoon, Young Kook Head of Business Department
Dongwoo Fine-chem Kim, Sang Tae Head of R&D Department
ETRI Lee, Jeong-Ik Senior Vice President
KETI Lee, Jeongno Senior Director
Innovation Process Center Jung, Byeong Hwa Center Director
KDIA Lee, Sang Jin Director

Introduction of Committee Members

Academic community

  • Jang, Jin

    Professor, Kyung Hee University

    • Professor, Distinguished Professor, Endowed Chair Professor at Kyung Hee University (1982~)
    • Director of the Next-Generation Display Research Center (2001~)
    • Fellow of the Korean Academy of Science and -Technology (2002~)
    • SID General Chair; 2007 SID Program Chair(2009)
    • KIDS President IMID General Chair(2012~2013)
    • Awards: Korean Physical Society Academic Award (1998), Incheon Award (2006), Ho-Am Prize (2017), IEEE George E. Smith Award (2012), SID Slottow-Owaki Award (2015), SID Jan Rajchman Award (2022)
  • Seok, Jun Hyung

    CEO, Bandi Contortia

    • CEO, Bandi Consortia LTD. Semiconductor Display Consulting Co. (2017~)
    • Steering Committee Member, Bandi Angel Fund LTD.
    • Professor, Electronic Engineering & Display Engineering, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea(2012~)
    • Head of Display R& D Center, Samsung Display Co, Korea (1996~2012)
    • IBM T.J. Watson Research Center(1979~1996)

Industry sector


  • Yang, Joon Young

    Vice President, LG Display 

  • Kim, Gong Min

    Vice President, Samsung Display 


  • Choi, Kyo Won

    Director, SFA

  • Kim, Heon Do

    President, Jusung Engineering

  • Kim, Chi Woo

    President, APS Holdings

    • Ph.D. in Physics: Univ. of Texas at Austin (1989)
    • Post Doc.: Univ. Of Michigan Ann Arbor, USA (1991)
    • Samsung Group: Senior Vice President(1991~2014)
    • Sungkyunkwan University: Adjunct Professor (2000~2014)
    • Seoul National University: Visiting and Adjunct Professor (2015~2017)
    • APS Group (2016~): Vice Chairman (Now)


  • Kim, Byung Wook

    President, Dongjin Semichem

  • Kim, Sang Tae

    Head of R&D Department, Dongwoo Fine-chem

  • Ha, Jeong Hwan

    CTO, SK Materials

    • (Former) Sumitomo Chemical GM Global Marketing and R&D Coordinator
    • (Former) SK Hynix Materials Technology Advisor
    • (Current) CTO, SK Materials
    • (Concurrently) CEO, SK Materials Performance
    • (Concurrently) CEO, SK Materials JNC
    • (Concurrently) VP Marketing & Quality, SK Materials Group 14
    • (Concurrently) Chairman of the Board, Evertech Enterprise
  • Yoon, Young Kook

    Head of Business Department, Merck performance Materials

Research community

  • Lee, Jeong Ik

    Senior Vice President, ETRI

    • Ph.D. in Chemistry
    • Department, KAIST(Korea Advanced Institute of Science & Technology), 1997.
    • Member of Committee(Local Science and Technology Promotion Council/ICT Convergence), Presidential Advisor Council on Science & Technology (Korea Government) (2021~2022)
    • Board Member, The Korean Information Display Society (2012~)
    • Senor Vice President, Hyper-Reality Metaverse Lab. (ETRI) (2023~)
  • Lee, Jeong No

    Senior Director, KETI

  • Jung, Byeong Hwa

    Center Director, Innovation Process Center


  • Lee, Sang Jin

    Director, KDIA