Future Electronics to Host Free Nichia UV-LED Disinfection Webinar

For Immediate Release:

Summary:

Future Electronics will host a free Nichia UV-LED Disinfection Webinar on Thursday, October 8th, 2020.

Press Release:

Montreal, Canada – September 16, 2020 – Future Electronics, global leading distributor of electronic components, is offering a free webinar on UV-LED Disinfection in partnership with LED specialist Nichia.

Webinar details

The Time is Now

Explore Nichia’s pivotal role in a key topic around the world these days: UV-LED Disinfection.

With the unfortunate insurgence of COVID-19, UV LED demand has increased. Disinfection of surfaces, water and air has become extremely important globally. As the world’s largest LED manufacturer and leader in most all applications using LED, Nichia looks to continue its innovation and leadership in the Ultraviolet band.

Led by Nichia America Corporation’s Erik Swenson, this free webinar will outline the company’s UV portfolio and its role in disinfection, including UV-A, UV-B and taking a deep dive into UV-C LEDs. Find out about the most recently launched 280nm High Power LED, an industry leader in terms of efficiency and lifetime.

Date & Time: Thursday, October 8th, 2020 from 12:00 P.M. to 1:00 P.M. EDT

You will hear from:

Erik Swenson – General Manager, Nichia America Corporation

Patrick Durand – Worldwide Technical Director, Future Lighting Solutions (Future Electronics)

Register for the webinar

About Future Electronics
Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, recognized for providing customers with global supply chain solutions, custom-tailored engineering services and a very extensive variety of electronic components. Founded by Robert G. Miller in 1968, Future Electronics believes its 5000 employees are its greatest asset, with 170 offices in 44 countries. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with a unified IT infrastructure that delivers real-time inventory availability and access to customers. With the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

About Nichia
Nichia has grown in the field of development, manufacturing and sales of fine chemicals, particularly inorganic luminescent materials (phosphors). In the process of the challenging pursuit of brighter luminescent and light-emitting materials, they succeeded in developing and commercializing the super high brightness Blue LED in 1993, and never looked back. Since then, they succeeded in developing the world’s first white LED, followed by the successful development of a blue-violet semiconductor laser for the first time in the world. Nichia continues the technological innovation of light source in the field of display, general lighting, automotive, industrial equipment, and medical care & measurement.

Media Contact
Claudio Caporicci
Global Director Marketing Communications & Advertising
FUTURE ELECTRONICS
www.FutureElectronics.com
514-694-7710
Claudio.Caporicci@FutureElectronics.com 

Future Lighting Solutions to Host Free UV Disinfection Webinar May 20th

For Immediate Release:

Summary:

Future Lighting Solutions is announcing an upcoming complimentary webinar on UV disinfection set to take place May 20th, 2020.

Press Release:

Montreal, Canada – May 6, 2020 – Future Electronics, global leading distributor of electronic components, is offering a free webinar on the recent emergence of UV disinfection.

UV Disinfection Webinar details

Title: Disinfection in a Whole New Light: A New Way to Sanitize Through UV Lighting

Description: UVC disinfection has long been a key method of sterilization and reducing bacteria on surfaces in hospitals, offices, factories, airplanes and more. In light of COVID-19, growing concern about bacteria growth and contamination has been met by skyrocketing manufacturer demand for UV LEDs to help halt the spread.

Most recently, results from a successful industry-academic joint research between global leading LED specialist Seoul Viosys and the research group of top-ranked Korea University prove the world’s first 99.9% sterilization of COVID-19 in 30 seconds.

Learn about Future Lighting Solutions’ crucial role in offering the necessary LEDs, compatible optics and system solutions to help its partners seamlessly incorporate UV technology in lighting designs.

Date & Time: Wednesday, May 20th, 2020 at 1:30 P.M. (EDT)
Registration deadline: May 18th, 2020

You will hear from:
Patrick Durand, Director – Technical Worldwide, Future Lighting Solutions

Topics covered will include:

  • How the demand for UV LEDs has recently sky-rocketed
  • How UV LEDs can sterilize COVID-19 in 30 seconds
  • How Future Lighting Solutions has been preparing for the impending demand of UV LEDs for the past 2 years

Register for the webinar

How does UVC LED Disinfection work?

UVC LED is a shorter, more energetic wavelength of light, which has been fundamental to sterilizing surfaces for some time. The strong radiation completely changes the genetic structure of coronaviruses and prevents the viral particles from mutating.


About Future Electronics
Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, recognized for providing customers with global supply chain solutions, custom-tailored engineering services and a very extensive variety of electronic components. Founded by Robert G. Miller in 1968, Future Electronics believes its 5000 employees are its greatest asset, with 170 offices in 44 countries. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with a unified IT infrastructure that delivers real-time inventory availability and access to customers. With the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

Media Contact
Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications
Future Electronics
www.FutureElectronics.com

514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)
martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com