Gabriele Collier
Media Relations, HDMI Licensing, LLC
Phone: 408-616-4088

Shannon Giusti
Ogilvy Public Relations for HDMI Licensing, LLC
Phone: 303-382-2443


SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 19, 2010 – HDMI Licensing, LLC, the agent responsible for licensing the High-Definition Multimedia Interface® (HDMI®) Specification, today announced a series of technology seminars to introduce adopters and developers to the latest product and business opportunities related to the HDMI Specification Version 1.4a.

Beginning in April, HDMI Licensing will present one-day technology seminars at different locations throughout Asia and North America, following the format of the highly successful HDMI Developers Conference.  Attendees will have the opportunity to meet and interact with the HDMI experts, explore the latest capabilities of the specification, and learn about the resources available for producing and promoting HDMI products.

“We are always exploring new ways to have more in-depth communication with the HDMI community and the technology seminars offer an ideal platform for adopters & developers to engage face to face with our HDMI experts and the seminar sponsors,” said Charlene Wan, director of marketing and operations at HDMI Licensing, LLC.

Who Should Attend
The seminars are designed for managers, engineers, and program administrators.  Topics of discussion include:

  • HDMI market and features overview
  • Introduction to 3D over HDMI
  • HDMI cable update
  • Trademark & logo guidelines update
  • Compliance testing & ATCs
  • Licensing & royalties

Seminar Locations
April 21, 2010 – Seoul, Korea (registration closed)
April 23, 2010 – Tokyo, Japan (registration closed)
July 5, 2010 – Beijing, China
July 7, 2010 – Shenzhen, China
July 9, 2010 – Shanghai, China
July 12, 2010 – Taipei, ROC Taiwan
Q4-2010 – Sunnyvale, CA – to be held in partnership with CEDIA.
Q4-2010 – New York City, NY – to be held in partnership with CEDIA.

Register on the Web
Attendance is free.  To register for the technology seminars visit the HDMI web site at

Premium Sponsors: Agilent, Digital EMC, G&BL, Tektronix.
Standard Sponsors: Crestron, Quantum Data, Silicon Image, Sure-fire, Synopsys, Tyco Electronics.

About HDMI Licensing, LLC
HDMI Licensing, LLC is the agent responsible for licensing the HDMI specification, promoting the HDMI standard and providing education on the benefits of the HDMI specification to Adopters, retailers and consumers.  The HDMI specification was developed by Hitachi, Ltd.; Panasonic Corporation; Philips Consumer Electronics International, B.V.; Silicon Image, Inc.; Sony Corporation; Technicolor S.A. (formerly Thomson S.A.) and Toshiba Corporation as the all-digital interface standard for the consumer electronics and personal computer markets.  The HDMI specification combines uncompressed high-definition video, multi-channel audio, and data in a single digital interface to provide crystal-clear digital quality over a single cable.  HDMI Licensing, LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Silicon Image, Inc.  For more information about the HDMI specification, please visit

HDMI, the HDMI logo, and High-Definition Multimedia Interface are trademarks or registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing, LLC in the United States and/or other countries.  All other trademarks and registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners in the Unites States and/or other countries.

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