June 25, 2020 - The Importance of Standards for Broad Adoption of Wireless Power

by | Oct 12, 2020

The Importance of Standards for Broad Adoption of Wireless Power

For a new technology to take off, do products or standards come first?

In this webinar, expert panelists from Samsung, EPC and Chargifi will discuss how to accelerate the adoption of wireless power, the crucial role that technical standards play in the development and acceptance of new technology, and what industry-wide collaboration means for global wireless power infrastructure, components and device manufacturers.

Webinar Panelists

Alex Lidow of EPC

Alex Lidow

CEO and Co-Founder

Efficient Power Conversion Corporation

EPC logo




Howard Benn of SamsungHoward Benn

VP Communications Research

Samsung Electronics R&D Institute

Samsung logo




Dan Bladen of ChargifiDan Bladen

Co-Founder and CEO


Chargifi logo



If you have any questions on registration or the webinar series please contact Trish Thomas at marketing@airfuel.org.

Wireless Power Webinar Series

The AirFuel Wireless Power Webinar Series hosts free webinars that cover topics related to the next generation of wireless power technologies, markets, consumer needs, technologies, product integration and engineering issues.

By educating the public and assisting product developers in accelerating the adoption of next generation wireless power technology, we further our goal of realizing a world where we can power up without plugging in.

If you have a topic you would like to see us cover, send us a note at marketing@airfuel.org.

Wireless Charging for Electric Micromobility

Welcome to another great episode of Our World Without Wires. Today, Paul Mitcheson joins us from Imperial College London. Dr. Mitcheson is a researcher and highly regarded expert in energy harvesting systems, wireless power transfer, and power electronics. He sits on...

read more

Exploring RF, Regulatory & WPT Standards

Today, on Our World Without Wires, we are joined by Professor Naoki Shinohara from Kyoto University, a prolific researcher, author, and wireless power industry expert with a Ph.D. in electrical engineering. Dr. Shinohara is going to discuss RF wireless power transfer...

read more

How Will The New EU Mandate Affect Wireless Power?

With the proliferation of charging cables, bricks, and cords that vary from device to device, the European Union has handed down a mandate that common consumer electronics sold in the EU will be required to have a USBC charging port, eliminating the need for multiple...

read more

Battery-Free & Low-Energy Power Transfer

In the newest episode of Our World Without Wires Sanjay welcomes Paul Davis and Paul Husted as our guests. Paul Davis is the Senior Director of Product Management at Atmosic Technologies. For over 25 years, he has been involved in the definition, development, and...

read more

Can EVs Be Accessible for Everyone?

In episode 6 of Our World Without Wires. Sanjay welcomes D'Arcee Neal as our guest, D'Arcee is on a mission to make EV charging accessible to everyone. Formerly working at NASA and the Department of labor, he is a fourth-year doctoral candidate at the Ohio State...

read more

How Does Wireless Power Enable the Rise of Machines?

Check out our new podcast Our World Without Wires, hosted by AirFuel President Sanjay Gupta! In our second episode Sanjay and Energous CEO, Cesar Johnston dive into the question of how is wireless power enabling the rise of machines? Read below to see how wireless...

read more

Is Wireless Power Really Green?

Check out our new podcast Our World Without Wires, hosted by AirFuel President Sanjay Gupta! In our first episode Sanjay and Global Head of Marketing, Trish Thomas dive into the question, is wireless power really green? Read below to see how wireless power is...

read more

Frequency Choice

This is the second in a series of blog posts focused on changes needed within the wireless power industry to deliver a better end-user experience. Tuning into the Right Frequency for Wireless Power by Ky Sealy, Head of AirFuel Resonant Working Committee & Senior...

read more

How is GaN Powering Wireless Charging Advances?

Join host Dr. Sanjay Gupta and guest Alex Lidow, CEO of Efficient Power Conversion - or EPC - in episode 5 as they explore the ways GaN is advancing the future of wireless charging. As wireless power increases in maturity and adoption, the industry needs solutions...

read more