Discussing future trends in Electronics at CES 2022

We are excited to return to the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), January 5-8, 2022 in Las Vegas.

We advance digital living

  • Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany announced an investment of significantly more than €3 billion in innovation and capacities of its Electronics business through 2025 to capture the growth opportunities driven by highly impactful technology trends
  • Stage Talks on innovation topics such as the Future Computing Paradigm, Data as a Game Changer, Digital Optics and Metaverse, and Smart Antenna Connectivity at our booth
  • Experience our eyrise® Dynamic Liquid Crystal Glazing in our booth

As the company behind the companies advancing digital living, we produce leading-edge semiconductor and display materials used in almost all electronic devices. Join industry experts from EMD Electronics and our special guests during CES 2022 for a series of stage talks, where we’ll discuss the most exciting technology trends of the future, including computing, connectivity, data analytics and more!

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We push the boundaries of science and technology to make more possible. Our materials and solutions make a difference to the electronics industry by accelerating innovation that powers our everyday lives, like smartphones, the Internet of Things, and autonomous driving.

Kai Beckmann

Member of the Executive Board of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany & CEO Electronics

We are the company behind the companies advancing digital living
 As the company behind the companies, we have been focused on the electronics industry for over 100 years. We offer the broadest portfolio of semiconductor and display materials and provide industry-leading delivery and storage of specialty chemicals and gases.  Explore our key expertise areas

Tech Talks (January 6 & 7)

Our technology is essential to developing augmented and virtual reality hardware that addresses the industry challenges and helps deepen human connection regardless of physical distance. The panel will discuss the technologies needed and the future applications where we can bring people together in a wide variety of virtual realities. The event took place on January 6th at 10:30 am PT.

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With more active devices today than ever, data grows at exponential rates and our systems become more sophisticated and ever-more complex. The panelists will look at how data collaboration regarding new and existing materials can support the semiconductor industry to solve some key challenges such as quality assurance and speed to market for new technology nodes. The event took place on January 6th at 12 pm PT.

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While the basic concept of bioelectronics is not new, the level of complexity, personalization, and digitization today are orders of magnitude higher with even further-reaching impacts to consumers. This panel will feature experts on bioelectronics and related fields, including Thomas Herget and Steven Johnston from Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, Beril Polat from the University of California San Diego, and Winny Tan of Interuniversity Microelectronics Centre (IMEC). The event took place on January 6th at 2:30 pm PT.

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Which computing will win and what is the impact for consumers and sustainability? This panel will discuss the emergence of disruptive computing architectures and which applications will benefit the most, and provide consumers with lower power and higher performing devices while meeting sustainability goals. The event took place on January 7th at 10:30 am PT.

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Are digitization and new communication technologies such as 5G exacerbating the digital divide? While 5G may be providing higher speeds to some areas, many still lack basic internet access. In this stage talk, our developing partner NexTenna will join us to showcase the huge potential of licriOn™-powered smart antennas to advance digital living, even in the most remote places on Earth. The event took place on January 7th at 12 pm PT.

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  • Stage Talk Digital Optics Abstract
  • Stage Talk Future of Computing Abstract
  • Stage Talk Data as a Game Changer Abstract
  • Stage Talk Bioelectronics
  • CES 2022 Press Release

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