Are you a tech journalist, blogger, entrepreneur, opinion leader, designer, VC, gadget lover, or creative thinker? This event is for you. Prepare to DO, not just watch in the Scan What You Can competition—win cool prizes!
At the recent CES 2012 in Las Vegas, LG Electronics introduced the world’s first Mouse Scanner LG LSM-100 in the US and unveiled the LSM-100 Mac version. This next generation input device enables you to instantly edit text, tables, and images with any application through drag and drop and copy/paste. It is based on the revolutionary scan technology of Swiss start-up Dacuda.
If you missed it in Las Vegas, try out the Mouse Scanner in person when LG Electronics and Dacuda host an exclusive event at swissnex San Francisco. The evening will unveil new integration with leading cloud software vendors such as Evernote, Dropbox, Expensify, Lemon, and NewSoft Inc. in addition to a scanning competition. Learn how to bring physical content instantly to the cloud and experience the smooth integration for yourself at demo stations.
Read the Press Release announcing these integrations.
6:45 pm doors open
7:00 pm welcome by Christian Simm, Founder of swissnex san francisco
7:05 pm strategic importance of the US market with H.S. Park, LG General Manager Smart Accessory Overseas Marketing
7:15 pm opening by Alex Ilic, CEO & Co-Founder of Dacuda
7:20 pm overview of partner apps
– Evernote introduction, (Julia Davis, Business Development Manager)
– Expensify introduction, (David Barrett, CEO)
– Dropbox introduction, (Ilya Fushman, Business Development)
– Lemon introduction, (Isabelle Mattos, Business Development)
– NewSoft introduction, (Johnson Yang, Managing Director)
7:45 pm interactive experience zone, scanning competition, and networking reception
9:15 pm farewell
LG Electronics, Inc. is a global leader and technology innovator in consumer electronics, mobile communications and home appliances, employing more than 80,000 people working in 115 operations including 84 subsidiaries around the world. With 2010 global sales of 55.8 trillion Korean won (USD 48.2 billion), LG comprises four business units – Home Entertainment, Mobile Communications, Home Appliance, and Air Conditioning and Energy Solution. LG is one of the world’s leading producers of flat panel TVs, audio and video products, mobile handsets, air conditioners and washing machines. LG has signed a long-term agreement to become both a Global Partner of Formula 1™ and a Technology Partner of Formula 1™. As part of this top-level association, LG acquires exclusive designations and marketing rights as the official consumer electronics, mobile phone and data processor of this global sporting event. For more information, please visit www.lg.com.
Swiss start-up specialized on digitization technology based on real-time image processing and computer vision. Dacuda’s patented SLAM Scan® technology allows quick data entry of text and images, instant editing and easy sharing of contents. Dacuda won several awards including the Swiss Economic Award, Swiss Innovation Award, HSG Entrepreneur of the Year Award, was rated second best start-up in Switzerland, and made the cut for the 2012 Red Herring Global 100 list of the best tech start-ups worldwide. For more information please visit www.dacuda.com.
Photo: Myleen Hollero