2018: OIDA Executive Forum



OIDA Executive Forum 


OIDA EXECUTIVE FORUM IS FREE FOR ALL PAID LASER CONGRESS REGISTRANTS - ADDITIONAL FEE ONLY FOR EXHIBITS PASS PLUS REGISTRANTS
 

OIDA Executive Forum is a half-day program that focuses on the business aspects of the laser market, spanning finance to new product development and complements the more technical nature of the collocated conferences on advanced solid-state lasers and laser applications. It will be held on Thursday, 8 November. This executive-level event is a highly-interactive and intensive program focused on peer learning and information exchange that will help leaders in the industry plan for disruptors, capitalize on opportunities, and remain relevant to their audiences. A networking lunch is included for attendees.  
 

OIDA EXECUTIVE FORUM IS FREE FOR ALL PAID LASER CONGRESS REGISTRANTS - ADDITIONAL FEE ONLY FOR EXHIBITS PASS PLUS REGISTRANTS

Registration Fees:
OIDA Member - US $99 (Lunch will be provided)
OIDA Non-member - US $149 (Lunch will be provided)



 



Some key questions for discussion will be:

  • Where is the laser industry today as an investment, and where is it headed? 
  • How healthy is the growth of the laser market.  Which segments are growing the most rapidly?  What are the threats to market growth?
  • Where are the opportunities in new mobile and innovative platforms for vehicles and robotics?
  • What are the weak links in the laser supply chain that supports these new platforms and end-products?
  • How do small and medium-size companies navigate the market in the midst of billion dollar laser companies?

Who should attend?

  • C-level executives and senior technical and strategic marketing staff from vendors of laser-based products
  • Investors
  • Analysts
  • Laser suppliers
  • Suppliers of laser materials and components

OIDA Executive Forum Planning Committee

Fred Leonberger, EOvation Advisors, USA  
Berthold Schmidt, Trumpf, Germany
Martin Seifert, USA