Global Electronics Forum (GEF) unveils the 2013 programme

This elite meeting of c-level executives from the electronics industry will focus on connectivity from a manufacturing perspective. The event will feature executive-led discussions on topics including: product innovation, design, maximising opportunities in developing economies, supply chain management and connectivity challenges.

Global Electronics Forum spans over a number of sectors, Consumer Electronics, Telecoms and Automotive; is the ideal event for manufacturers who now need to be fully aware of industry developments in order to meet the ever more complex demands of the modern day consumer.

To this end, GEF is delighted to announce a 2013 speaker faculty, made up of key industry figureheads who will be discussing topic areas including:

  • An industry overview in facts and figures, led by the esteemed Shawn DuBravac, Chief Economist of the Consumer Electronics Association
  • An evaluation of the latest trends in consumer buying habits, delivered by Kevin Wang (Yang), Head of Research Electronics Supply Chain for  China at IHS Global Products & Services

Furthermore, additional sessions will assess: product design and the impact of rapid innovation, supply chain, cloud, home connectivity, led by the renowned Kun-Pyo Lee the EVP/ Head of Corporate Design Center at LG Electronics, the VP Global Manufacturing for Alcatel-Lucent, Mr Emanuele Cavallaro, Mr Prakash Sundaresan, CTO and the guru in cloud related matters from Microsoft Asia-Pacific R&D, as well as the CEO & Chairman from Haier America, Mr Michael Jemal.

And that is only half of what GEF has in store for 2013. Sessions focussing on the automotive industry will be just as exciting and will complement the above, the consumer electronics and telecoms sessions will also enlist the expertise of Louis Kim the Vice President, Advanced Platforms Group at Hewlett-Packard, Dr. Detlef Teichner the  CTO and Member of the Management Board at  Loewe AG,  SVP from Samsung and many more…

Further information concerning the GEF 2013 programme and speaking faculty is available at

Attendance at the event is exclusive to senior decision-makers from original electronics manufacturers. Complimentary VIP passes for such executives are available on application.

To complete the experience and add further value to your attendance, the Global Electronics Forum provides unprecedented opportunities to develop lasting relationships and create new business partnerships via organised meetings sessions, with key decision makers and suppliers from and within the electronics manufacturing industry. 


Kelly Teh - Forum Manager
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