First US UV LED Curing Symposium a success.

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* A sample survey of attendees at the UV LED Curing Symposium in Chicago in September-hosted by Integration Technology Ltd. (ITL) and 1ST America-scored the value, content and networking aspects of the show "very good" while the event's organization was summed up as "excellent" by the majority of those questioned.

More than 120 delegates from the semiconductor, UV chemistry formulation and system integration industries, as well as end users, attended the one-day event where nine separate speakers struck a good subject balance among core technical state-of-the-art applications, how to integrate LEDs, and respective chemistry.

The three highest-rated presentations covered die technology and production, as well as the economics and end markets for UV LED curing. Presentations were complemented by two expert panel Q&A sessions, a sponsor exhibition including 15 tabletop displays, a luncheon and an evening cocktail reception. Key outcomes suggested that UV LEDs were not...

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