Philadelphia, PA

Excelitas to Participate in Piper Jaffray Lighting Symposium in Conjunction with LIGHTFAIR International 2011


Tom Papanek, Ph.D., R&D Director, LED Solutions for Excelitas Technologies, a global provider of innovative, customized optoelectronics to OEMs seeking high-performance technology solutions, will present on a specialty markets panel session at the 1st Annual Piper Jaffray Lighting Symposium held in Philadelphia, PA on May 18th. Dr. Papanek will join other industry leaders to discuss a variety of LED-related topics, including: key markets that will contribute to LED lighting adoption; the impact of government regulations for energy efficiency on LED adoption; key geographical markets for growth in specialty applications; and key obstacles to penetrating these markets.

In its first year, the symposium held in conjunction with LIGHTFAIR International will bring together market leaders, policy makers and institutional investors to discuss a broad range of topics impacting the lighting industry.


Dr. Tom Papanek, R&D Director, LED Solutions, Excelitas Technologies


Le Meridien Philadelphia, Trumbauer Ballroom (3rd Floor)
1421 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA


Specialty Markets Panel
Wednesday, May 18th
3:00 – 4:00 p.m. ET

About Excelitas Technologies

Excelitas Technologies is a global technology leader focused on delivering innovative, customized solutions to meet the illumination, detection and other high-performance technology needs of OEM customers. From medical lighting to analytical instrumentation, clinical diagnostics, industrial, safety and security, and aerospace and defense applications, Excelitas Technologies is committed to enabling our customers' success in their specialty end-markets. Excelitas Technologies has approximately 3,000 employees in North America, Europe and Asia, serving customers across the world. The company was previously the Illumination and Detection Solutions (IDS) business unit of PerkinElmer, and is now owned by Veritas Capital.


Francine S. Bernitz
Director of Marketing, Excelitas Technologies
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Danielle Wuschke
Fleishman Hillard, on behalf of Excelitas Technologies
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